Ann Crady Weiss

Ann is a partner at True Ventures. She has deep experience as an entrepreneur, having founded and run two companies, both funded by the firm. Her experience to date spans early-stage consumer, mobile, and IOT companies. Her passion is working with early stage founders who have a clear vision and quiet confidence.

Ann is currently the CEO and co-founder of Hatch Baby, creator of smart nursery products that use technology and user-centric design to make caring for a baby a little easier and more joyful. A testament to the company’s traction, Hatch Baby products appear on 20 percent of all baby gift registries.

Ann previously founded and ran Maya’s Mom, a social network that was acquired by Johnson & Johnson. She was an executive in the search and marketplace division of Yahoo and also served as the senior vice president of consumer experience for BabyCenter. Ann received a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, San Diego and a law degree, cum laude, from Georgetown Law Center. When she’s not working at True or Hatch Baby, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. She aspires to exercise more and reads fiction to relax her mind.


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