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Michael 'Luni' Libes

Advisor Greater Seattle Area, US

Managing Director, Realize Impact and Managing Director, Kick. University of Washington grad.

Managing Director, Realize Impact and Managing Director, Kick. University of Washington grad.

3 vouches

Involved In


Fledge LLC
Zettics (was Ground Truth)
Medio Systems
Nimble Corp


SURF Incubator
Hub Seattle
Stockbox Grocers
B Revolution Capital
HUB Seattle
SURF Incubator
Stockbox Grocers


Managing Director Realize Impact September 2013 - present
Global Managing Director Kick March 2013 - present
Core Team Member SVP Fast Pitch Seattle July 2012 - present
Advisor HUB Seattle April 2012 - present
Advisor SURF Incubator April 2012 - present
Founder and Managing Director Fledge LLC March 2012 - present
Organizer #SocEnt Weekend January 2012 - present
Entrepreneur In Residence & Faculty Pinchot April 2011 - present
Advisor Stockbox Grocers March 2011 - present
Entrepreneur In Residence University of Washington Center for Commercialization December 2011 - May 2012
Founder / CTO / Chief Research Office Zettics (was Ground Truth) October 2008 - November 2011
Co-Founder, Chief Architect Medio Systems January 2005 - March 2009
Lead, Application Development Studio Mforma June 2001 - December 2004
Founder, Chief Architect 2WAY November 1997 - June 2001
Founder, CEO, CTO Nimble Corp April 1992 - October 1997


University of Washington Computer Science and Engineering March 1999 - December 2000
Carnegie Mellon Math / Computer Science August 1987 - June 1991

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Markets of Interest
  • • Social Impact
  • • Green

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John Sechrest
Founder, Seattle Angel Conference and Co-organizer, Lean Startup Seattle.
Michael is well connected in the Seattle Startup community, specifically in the Impact side of things. His engagement with Fledge and Kick a ... ccelerators have been helpful to many. His use of Revenue redemption in the Fledge accelerator has made some interesting impact on our investment community. He is an active teacher at BGI/Pinchot University.
Janis Machala
Dean-Continuing Education, Bellevue College. Previously Managing Partner, Paladin Partners.
Michael is a great advisor because of his passion for social entrepreneurship and his unflappable and positive nature. He's the consummate n ... etworker and can make terrific introductions PLUS his own experience as an entrepreneur is golden advice and learning.
Kyle elyK
CEO and Founder, Acceln.