Vincent “Vince” Ponzo is a member of the Amazon Web Services Startups team, where he works closely with startups to guide them through the roller-coaster ride of starting and launching a business.
Previously, Vince was the Managing Director of the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center at Columbia Business School, where he advised hundreds of students and alumni every year and led wholesale changes to the school’s entrepreneurship related curriculum, programming, fundraising and strategy initiatives.
Vince is an active advisor to multiple startups through formal roles and volunteer programs such as Techstars, NEW INC and the New York City Venture Fellows Program. He serves on the board of Project Pericles and the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center at Columbia Business School.
Vince lives with his wife in New York City and is passionate about equality, education, and entrepreneurship.