Hi. I'm Kaleigh.

Storyteller. Growth Marketer. Startup Builder.

About Me

I’m a former journalist-turned-marketer who works, teaches and mentors in the Chicago startup/tech community. I find it incredibly gratifying to grow small businesses into something great, and love teaching the people behind their eventual success.

My Work

As a former journalist, you’ll find that many of the brands I’ve developed are built on a foundation of content. I love a good story and have have been lucky to tell some really great ones over the years. Check out my work below.

My Thoughts

Where Did All My Posts Go?

Oof. So, when you get distracted and let your hosting lapse, turns out they do actually end up delet

The Rollercoaster of Emotions That is Startup Hiring

When you uproot your entire life and move across the country to chase a crazy dream, you gain a weir

Thanks, 2013

As I sit in my Chicago apartment, an official Startup Institute alumna, preparing for interviews for