Tristan Walker is the Founder & CEO of Walker & Company Brands, a consumer goods company focused on developing health and beauty products for people of color. Previously he was an Entrepreneur In Residence at Andreessen Horowitz, a private equity and venture capital firm. He was previously Director of Business Development for Foursquare, a mobile social application. He has led partnership efforts with various media entities and large retailers, including Bravo, MTV, CNN, New York Times, NBA and Starbucks. Tristan was also featured in The Hollywood Reporterâ€™s Digital Power Top 50 list for 2010.
Tristan holds a B.A. degree in Economics from Stony Brook University, where he graduated as valedictorian and he also holds a MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. He currently lives in Palo Alto with his family and is originally from New York