Founder and CEO
Max Shapiro is a serial entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of PeopleConnect a 22 year old executive search firm which helps early-stage high-tech companies find the talent they need to succeed. The company’s clients are in technology, biotech, clean tech, apps, services, medical devices, consumer products, and cannabis.
He also created and runs PitchForce a 12 year old weekly event where high tech and cannabis startups pitch to Angels and VCs.
He has been an Angel investor for 20 years.
Shapiro has been called one of the most connected people in Silicon Valley, with over 20,000 contacts on LinkedIn.