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Liz Crawford

Liz Crawford CTO @ Birchbox

Liz Crawford is the CTO of Birchbox, the discovery retail company changing the way women and men shop for beauty, grooming and lifestyle products. Through its multi-channel platform, the Birchbox experience features personalized sampling, informative editorial content and a handpicked online store.

Liz has a PhD in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon and during her time there published papers on topics ranging from Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing to Intelligent Tutoring Systems and Robotics. Prior to working at Birchbox, Liz started her career as the co-founder and CTO of Crono, LLC and then the co-founder and CTO of Aprizi. Liz also has a BSc in Computer Science and Pure Mathematics from the University of Sydney.