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A Conversation with Josh Kushner

A Conversation with Josh Kushner


Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014Josh Kushner.jpg
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Computer Science Room 104
Other: Reception to follow

The Keller Center is pleased to welcome Josh Kushner, Founder and Managing Partner of Thrive Capital, to the Princeton campus on Thursday, March 27. Kushner will share his own experiences and then open the floor for questions afterwards. 

This event is part of the Keller Center's "Creative Mind: Innovation, Design, and Entrepreneurship" Lecture Series and is free and open to the public. A reception will follow.

About the speaker
Joshua Kushner is the Founder and Managing Partner of Thrive Capital, a private equity and venture capital firm primarily focused on technology and media investments. Since its founding three years ago, Thrive has raised $200 million. Recently, Joshua co-founded Oscar, a health-insurance start-up that is using technology, design, and data to help humanize and simplify healthcare. 

Joshua also serves as a Principal director of Kushner Companies, a diversified private real estate organization involved in the ownership, development, and management of multifamily, commercial, retail, industrial and hotel properties throughout the United States. In addition, its holdings include the Observer Media Group, of which Joshua is a board member.  

Joshua graduated in 2008 from Harvard University and 2011 from Harvard Business School.