Jacqueline Hughes

Founder & Organizer

Jacqueline loves working with companies, organizations and the community to create extraordinary experiences, meaningful moments and connect people through events.

Over the past four years, she has had the opportunity to plan and produce dozens of events including company parties, community gatherings, team activities, retreats, tech conferences, career fairs, demo days, SXSW events, pitch competitions, investor relations events, concerts, benefits and fundraisers.

Jacqueline is the co-founder and curator of Austin Startup Week, co-organizer of the Made in Austin Tech Startup Career Fair, the Dean for the Austin chapter of the Awesome Foundation, and was the event coordinator for RISE Week 2012 & 2013. Most recently, she has been working with the Techstars program in Austin.