Howard Tullman


Howard Tullman

Age: 68

Occupation: Venture capitalist

A power player and serial entrepreneur, Tullman was tapped last year to run the high-profile tech startup incubator 1871. Its alumni have created more than 300 jobs and $10 million in revenue. Jobs, jobs, jobs has been the mayor’s mantra—and Tullman is well positioned to deliver.

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