Liz currently owns and manages PelotonLabs, a coworking space for independent professionals and entrepreneurs. At Peloton we provide an innovative combination of space, peer relationships and resources to help people grow and connect.
Her past work has included creating partnerships in the areas of public health, community & economic development, and transportation, designing shared space into real estate developments, and founding civic enterprises that utilize social networks. Most recently, She was the Portland Innovation HUB Manager for Blackstone Accelerates Growth. In this position she helped organize Maine Startup & Create Week, help tell the stories of entrepreneurs in Maine through writing and events, and connect the people, organizations and events to grow the strength of our entrepreneurial ecosystem. She has led three Startup Weekends, which are intensive weekend events that invite a diversity of people to pitch ideas, form teams and work to develop business ideas.
Her strengths include idea generation, listening to people, early stage strategy and product development, connecting people and ideas across disciplines, facilitating groups, and writing and editing. She enjoys meeting new people, has a constant flow of new ideas and is passionate about innovation, sustainability, and community.
She lives in the West End and loves hiking, biking, and swimming in lakes.
Skills you like to help others with?
Getting new ideas and projects on paper, organizing your finances, networking, getting unstuck, finding people and resources for your idea, writing your bio or resume.