Leslie Jump

Founder & CEO of Startup Angels


Leslie JumpLeslie Jump has twenty-five years experience building, advising and investing in new companies, products and brands, in the US and across the globe.
Her expertise includes strategic and business planning and development, customer acquisition and retention programs, brand building and product positioning, and consumer targeting and segmentation (CRM).


Leslie has a proven track record of meeting or beating sales and revenue goals while simultaneously managing program ROI/efficiencies. She has launched dozens of products and companies in businesses as diverse as telecommunications, eCommerce, consumer packaged goods, filmed entertainment, financial services and social media.


In addition to these accomplishments, Leslie has held executive roles at Fortune 500 and emerging growth companies, as well as leading nonprofit organizations, with operational responsibilities in diverse markets worldwide. After two-plus decades of work with technology entrepreneurs and investors, Leslie has a keen understanding of what it takes to transform a great idea into a successful enterprise.