Kiley Giebel from University of Minnesota

Kiley Giebel

University of Minnesota

Minnetonka, MN, USA


Last updated March 17, 2021

One Sentence About Me  

I am a driven individual who finds her passion and follows it, I lean into learning new things and experiencing the unknown. 

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I am currently an undergrad at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management studying Marketing and minoring in Strategic management and possibly Business Analytics. I grew up as the girl who ran lemonade stands at the end of the street, going door to door with pictures I had drawn, I have always had an entrepreneuiral mind that has allowed me to stay creative. I have worked with starups in the past and am now involved in two VC funds, one student run and one early stage fund.


Interesting Factoid

I have jumped off of a 50 foot bridge before.


Languages

Spanish - Proficient in reading and speaking, moderate in writing

Countries Visited

Map View

Spain
Chile
Honduras
Mexico
Canada

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Sourcing Intern

Jan 2021 - Present

I have helped build out Grooves sourcing goals by reaching out to connections and creating a starup community pipeline. In total, I have helped source 150+ companies during my time here. I also co-lead a womens investors series that has over 40+ members and will be starting up a blog series soon. 

Jill Miyamoto Brands

Lead Intern

Jun 2018 - Sep 2020

Jill Miyamoto Brands was a startup coaching business. I helped her start her business by building out aspects of her website, marketing plan and product development. I helped with all of her legal documents and made sure they were up to date when she had her first event. 

+1 more experience

Professional Organizations

Sophomore Representative

Jun 2020 - Present

I am the voice of the student body and try to reflect that in my campaign. I work to create events and informational gatherings to help people feel connected while in the online setting. I have also pushed to create a more diverse environment by advocating for the DEI committee and wroking to extend the mentorship program. 


Professional Expertise

Startups
Venture Capital
Business Analytics
Marketing

Professional Interests

Business Development
Business Innovation
Marketing

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

DEI involvement
Environmentally Friendly
Women in Investing

Volunteer Experience

Minnetonka football manager - helped the couches organize the field and film all of the practices. 

Favorites  

Hobbies

Hiking
Soccer
traveling
Running

Food & Drinks

Rice Krispie Treats
Pizza
Chicken Alfredo
Hot Chocolate

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Pop
Radio Music

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

The Walking Dead
gossip girl
the 100
The Vampire Diaries
New Girl

Brands

lulu lemon
garage
Adidas

Bucket List  

I want to go backpacking in Europe

I have always had a travelers spirit. I love to make new connections, travel to new places and find the quiet places to just take in the world. 

Education  

School

A.B. – Bachelor of Arts, Marketing with a minor in strategic management

Sep 2020 - Present

Clubs and Communities

Business Board

Sophomore representative

Jun 2020 - Present

VP of Communications

Sep 2020 - Present

Academic Interests

management
Entrepreneurship
Marketing

Extracurricular Activities

Investing
Business Board
Marketing