The Culturati community is a diverse group of leaders from every industry — technology, finance, banking, law, consultants, investors, marketing / PR, real estate, healthcare, the arts, retail, education, government, non-profit and beyond — basically anyone with a growth mindset who gets the power of culture.

You will love our impactful and actionable Summit keynotes and panel discussions. Past speakers include executives from Google, Patagonia, Chobani, Accenture, Levi Strauss & Co., PayPal, the San Antonio Spurs, Netflix, SOULCycle, Target, Pelotonia, MailChimp, Harvard Business School, Turner, Obama Foundation, The Container Store, Sprint, NACD, Favor, RetailMeNot, The Met Foundation, Dell, REI, Girl Scouts, NATO, Spotify, Twitter and more.

After the Summit, continue engaging with the Culturati community via our monthly Culturati: LIVE programming and publications — Culturati: Magazine and Culturati: On Culture. Need more? Check out our recently published book: The Culture Book V1: When Culture Clicks and join us at our Culturati Connect events hosted around the country.

This year, we will see you online, but can’t wait to host you in person again.

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Eugene Sepulveda

CEO, Entrepreneurs Foundation, CEO & Co-Founder, Culturati

Eugene Sepulveda has long operated at the intersection of business, government and nonprofits. According to the Austin Business Journal, “Sepulveda’s deep connections to the machinery of City Hall are not newly acquired. By mining his deep political connections, this longtime friend to entrepreneurs has become a linchpin within an economy that’s taken odd beatings lately.” Eugene is the CEO of the Entrepreneurs Foundation, co-creator of the Culturati Summit, and advises Capital Factory, Notley Ventures and Austin Mayor Steve Adler. He previously served as the President and CEO of Marfa Public Radio and as co-chair of President Obama’s LGBT Leadership Council.

Eugene’s long advised tech startup founders and corporate, nonprofit & government executives on team & community engagement and on building corporate cultures that contribute to...


Josh Jones-Dilworth

CEO, JDI & Co-Founder, Culturati


Janice Omadeke

CEO, The Mentor Method & 2021 Co-Chair, Culturati

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Albert Swantner

VP of Engineering at Clerk & 2021 Co-Chair Culturati

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Matthew Duncan

Culturati Steering Committee and Employee Experience Advocate

Matthew is a thought leader and innovator in wellness, technology, employee experience and the future of work. His market playbook has led to two IPOs, four acquisitions and the founding and sale of his own company, Resolute. As a Culturati strategic advisor, he plays an important role in the culture movement at the intersection of human performance and advanced technology. Matthew is the father of three sons and passionate about creating a world that breaks through mental health stigma and dials up a more resilient generation Z.

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Lori Knowlton

Strategic Advisor, Culturati

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Dr. David Altounian

Associate Dean of Academic Programs, MBA Director, St. Edward's University


Dr. Ethan Burris

Professor and Chair of Management and Director of the Center for Leadership and Ethics at the University of Texas at Austin

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Jamie Carpenter

Operations, Culturati



Janice Omadeke

CEO, The Mentor Method

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Albert Swantner

Co-Founder & CTO, Mobile Tech RX


Caitlyn Conner

People Operations, Popspots


Suraj Hinduja

Director, Rock the Road at Rockbridge


Mitch McKay

Strategic Business Development, BigCommerce and Co-Founder, YWC Sports Management


Jamie Catanach

Head of Customer Success, Trend


Vaishali Jadhav

Program Manager, Global Manager Development


Lauren Washington

Cofounder, Black Women Talk Tech and Fundr


Leo Ramirez

CEO, Encast