Interview with Hilary Mason

Hilary Mason

Hilary Mason is the Chief Scientist at bitly, a company that provides link-shortening services for sharing on social media platforms. Hilary is also the co-founder of HackNY, a non-proft that helps talented engineering students find their way into the startup community of creative technologists in New York City. She created dataists, is a member of NYCResistor and the Technology and Innovation Advisory Council, advises organizations like, collective[i], and DataKind, and is a mentor to BetaSpring and TechStars New York. Hilary’s recent honors include the TechFellow Engineering Leadership award, Forbes 40 under 40 Ones to Watch list, and Crain’s New York 40 under Forty list. Hilary speaks on topics like how to replace yourself with a very small shell script, email hacking, and machine learning.

Interview Subject: Hilary Mason
Release Date: February 1, 2013
Duration: 13:57
Interviewer(s): Lucy Sanders, Larry Nelson

Series: Entrepreneurial Heroes