Steven S. Hoffman is a heavyweight startup godfather in Silicon Valley, an angel investor, a speaker and the founder of Founders Space - #1 accelerator for startups in Forbes Magazine. People call him “Captain Hoff.” He used to be a script writer in Hollywood and he established a mobile game company, an interactive media company and a software development company.
Since the founding of Founders Space, he has been dedicated to the connection and integration of global resource chain. Over the years, he has trained entrepreneurs for hundreds of startups around the world, one of which is the well-known photo sharing platform of Instagram. He works with these entrepreneurs in San Francisco, helping them understand basic methods and patterns for innovation as well as Silicon Valley’s concepts. He actually utilized these methods and concepts to launch revolutionary products and services. Startup training courses developed by his team are widely adopted by more than five dozens of global partners from Asia, Europe and America. He also makes speech in technology and business conventions in Silicon Valley and across the world and he is very active in global technology community as well as entrepreneur social groups. As a mentor for startups, he also appears frequently in U.S. and Europe mainstream media such as “New York Times,” TechCrunch, “Forbes,” and “Fast Company.”
Steven S. Hoffman’s book of “Making Elephants Fly” was published in February of 2017 and has been recognized as a “textbook for entrepreneurs.”