Ben Nelson

Ben Nelson
  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
    The Minerva Project

Graduate, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. While at Penn, pursued a number of reforms at the university and saw the limits of what an established, progressive university can implement given the constraints it faces. Formerly: President and CEO, Community Ventures; consultant instrumental in the launching of several ventures within large and emerging companies, including the launches of Disney Regional Entertainment, Walt Disney Company in Asia, mergers & acquisition advisory work in the telecommunications market, and growth plan for CDNow. Over 10 years with Snapfish, latterly as CEO, seeing the company through from an idea to the world's largest personal publishing service. Chairman and CEO, The Minerva Project.