Karen “KJ” Janowski
KJ is in charge of developing ProspectSV relationships with the ecosystem of other organizations that serve the needs of clean tech entrepreneurs. In more than 25 years as a business executive and consultant, she has created growth strategies for technology companies, from startups to large public companies. As a marketing leader, including 12 years as a VP of marketing, KJ has launched more than 30 products that generated over $500 million in revenue. A veteran of four startup companies, KJ has mentored business teams as part of the California Clean Tech Open. Since 2008, she has served on the leadership team of GreenTown Los Altos, a grassroots environmental nonprofit. She has a MBA from Stanford and a BS in Business Administration from UC Berkeley. KJ celebrates life with a daily dose of exercise, is an exuberant (but not necessarily talented) dancer, and is an avid reader who appreciates good storytelling in all its forms.
Email: karen.janowski [at] prospectsv.org