Zachary Smith is a technology, design thinking, and innovation leader with more than 19 years of product development and client services experience. He is Co-Founder and Principal of Catalyz, which brings a human-centered approach to transforming organizations. He is also a Partner at Social Venture Partners. a global network of local partners aligning passion and purpose. They help individuals amplify their giving, funds and strengthens nonprofits and equips communities to tackle their greatest social challenges.
Prior to Catalyz, Zachary was VP of Technology at Substantial, a full-service digital design and development studio that builds world-class technology experiences. He was also a judge at Startup Weekend and a Mentor at the National Film Festival for Talented Youth.