Vinitha Watson

Founder and Executive Director
Zoo Labs
Oakland, California

Vinitha is an artist, entrepreneur, and design strategist . She opened Google’s first office in India, was a fellow at the Institute for the Future, and sits on the boards of Nexleaf Analytics and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Vinitha is the founder and Executive Director of Zoo Labs, the world's first music accelerator that sits at the intersection of art and business. Zoo Labs is about re-imagining entrepreneurship as a creative endeavor and supporting companies built by Artists. With roots in Silicon Valley the non profit brings together some of the best mentors in tech, business, and art to have a hand in shaping the future—something bigger than its parts.