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Ashley Mayer


Ashley Mayer is a startup communications pro turned investor, focused on early stage companies shaping the future of our work, health, commerce and climate. She’s also on the Operating Council of Mixing Board, a collective of top comms and brand leaders, and the team at Climate Draft, an effort to mobilize talent and resources for the climate tech category. Ashley began her startup career at Box, where she led communications for six years, from 50-person team through IPO. She then joined Social Capital to lead all things marketing for three years, supporting the firm’s early stage portfolio and launching new capital products. Most recently, she served as VP of Communications at Glossier over three years and two unicorn rounds of funding. She’s passionate about partnering with visionary, category-defining founders on storytelling, work she continues as an investor.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Ashley holds a BA from Georgetown in Government and English. She lives in Brooklyn.