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Overview


elisa
Miller-Out

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Overview


elisa
Miller-Out

 

Entrepreneur. Investor. Community Builder. Mom.

 

Companies I've Started

Night & Day Productions

Someday Productions

Singlebrook

PollQ

Chloe Capital

 

organizations I've Founded

Ithaca Venture Community

Barnard & Columbia Club of CNY

Women in Tech Meetup - CNY

 

board Positions

ConvergeUS

CSRwire

Local First Ithaca

Barnard Young Alumnae

StartFast Code

NY Society of Association Executives

 

Elisa Miller-Out is currently co-founder of PollQ, a polling software startup and COO of Women 2.0, the leading global media brand for women in tech. She's also managing partner of Chloe Capital, an early stage investment fund. She's based in Ithaca, NY, but grew up in New Orleans and spent time in New York City as well.

Elisa recently had a successful exit from Singlebrook, a custom software services firm that she co-founded and ran for 10 years. Singlebrook is a certified B Corp and has fortune 500, higher education and nonprofit clients from all over the world including: Cornell, Yale, Henry Schein, Hitachi, the Sierra Club, the Environmental Defense Fund and more.

Elisa has been featured in the New York Times, the Washington Post, USA Today, Forbes and other publications and she speaks about technology and entrepreneurship at events across the country.

Prior to founding Singlebrook, Elisa founded two other companies and worked in a variety of industries in New York City. She also founded several networking groups and regularly serves as a mentor and judge for startup accelerators and competitions. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Barnard College of Columbia University.

In her free time, Elisa enjoys local foods, Crossfit, swimming in waterfalls, reading and spending time with her husband, two daughters and her big extended family.

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Titles


Titles


Experience

 

WORK

Co-Founder at PollQ

POLLING SOFTWARE STARTUP

COO at Women 2.0

global media brand for women in tech

Managing Partner at Chloe Capital

Early stage investment fund

CEO & Co-Founder at Singlebrook

custom web software development

Event Manager at Sanofi Aventis

pharmaceuticals

President & Founder at Someday Productions

event production

Office & Project Manager at Johnson Burnett Productions & Schofield Films

film & commercial production

Co-Executive Director & Co-Founder at Night & Day Productions

theatre production & Publishing

Product & Marketing Coordinator at M.H. Segan & Co.

invention & product development & manufacturing

 

AWARDS

Upstate Venture Ecosystem Awards, Community Catalyst Nomination, Ecosystem Champion Nomination

Signs of Sustainability Award from Sustainable Tompkins

B Corp Policy Champion Award

B Corp Supply Chain Award

NYSAE New Star Synergy Award

ReBusiness Chamber Challenge Award

 

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

TechWeek

Columbia University Social Enterprise Conference

We Live NY Summit at Cornell University

NY Society of Association Executives

Sustainatopia

Finger Lakes Social Entrepreneurship Institute

 

GUEST LECTURER POSITIONS

Cornell University Kessler Fellowship

Cornell University Dyson School

Cornell University Social Entrepreneurship Program

Columbia Business School

Barnard College of Columbia University

 

JUDGING & MENTORSHIP

76 West

Cornell 3Day Startup

Student Startup Madness at SXSW

ACARA Challenge at Cornell

NY State Business Plan Competition

Ithaca College Business Plan Competition

StartFast

Cornell Startup Weekend

Media Ideation Fellowship - Voqal

KAUST Program at Cornell

Women Innovate Mobile Accelerator

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Stats


Stats


Stats

 

companies founded

5

 

angel investments

2

 

jobs created

60+

 

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  • Built five companies and created jobs in NY and throughout the country
  • Built regional startup communities
  • Served as a mentor or judge for numerous entrepreneurship programs
  • Worked with clients all over the world including Africa, Asia, Canada and the US
  • Published a magazine
  • Learned to play the accordion, banjo, cello, organ, piano and flute
  • Directed, produced and performed in over fifty theatre productions