Silicon Valley, CA
Justin Kulla is the Founder and CEO of BusinessBlocks, a venture-backed online education company focused on small business. Prior to BusinessBlocks, Justin was a founding member and principal at Weld North, a venture capital and growth equity firm focused on education and media investments and backed by KKR. During his tenure at Weld North, Justin invested in and held board director, board observer and executive level leadership roles at Edgenuity, The Learning House, Generation Ready, Voxy, Imagine Learning, and Truenorthlogic. Justin also served as the Chief Technology Officer for Edgenuity.
Previously, Justin held investing roles at The Hearst Corporation and Giza Venture Capital and operational roles at Google, Credit Suisse, General Electric and Schering-Plough. Justin has been involved with various non-profit organizations including serving as an education adviser to 826 National, and education investment adviser for the Partnership for New York City, mentor at Alchemist Accelerator and GSV Labs. Justin holds a BS and MS from Carnegie Mellon University, an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a MPA from Harvard University.