Erin Flynn is an early stage startup advisor with over 15 years experience in business and corporate development for internet brands including Travelocity, Epicurious, Concierge.com, Wired, and Style.com. Prior to joining Ackrell, she worked in M&A and corporate development for the online division of Condé Nast, where she sourced premium content, disruptive technologies, and new monetization opportunities, and worked on the acquisitions of Reddit, ArsTechnica, HotelChatter, Jaunted, HotWired and WebMonkey. Prior to Condé Nast, Ms. Flynn spent four years at Travelocity, incubating and leading the business development efforts for the highly acclaimed activities product line. While at Travelocity, she simultaneously served on the leadership board for the National Tour Association. In addition, Ms. Flynn was one of the founding team members for the British web-to-print company Postanywhere, as director of marketing, and worked as a product manager for the telecommunications company Genesys. She holds a B.A. degree from DePauw University.