Full Name
Kevin Gould
Job Title
Speaker Bio
Kevin Gould is the founder and CEO of Kombo Ventures, a diversified holding and operating company with business interests and ownership across leading consumer brands, entertainment, and technology. Kombo has 3 core business strategies, building and operating brands from inception, venture investing, and acquiring brands and using their infrastructure to scale them. Kevin has co-founded three rapidly growing omni channel brands without raising any outside capital and they have generated over $100mm in revenue since inception.

Glamnetic, is a leading magnetic lash and press on nail brand founded in 2019. Being carried in over 1,000 Ulta doors, Sephora, and Nordstrom, Glamnetic has quickly become one of the fastest growing beauty companies in the world and doing over $80mm in sales in less than 2 years since launch.
Insert Name Here, a hair extension and accessory brand co-founded in 2018 alongside Sharon Pak and Jordynn Wynn, who started their careers at Colourpop Cosmetics. INH was created with the goal of combining a strong community with quality products at an affordable price point and is sold direct to consumeras well as in 1000 Ulta stores and other retailers.

Wakeheart, also founded in 2019 in partnership with youtube creators Ethan and Grayson Dolan, is an all-encompassing candle, fragrance, & personal care brands that aims to inspire the creation of experiences and memories through the design of high-quality scents.
In addition to being an incredible brand builder, Gould is an active venture Investor and advisor to a number of innovative start ups. His extensive network, relationships, and experience in the digital creator ecosystem and e-commerce space uniquely positioned him to extensive deal flow. This led to the creation of the Kombo Ventures Syndicate which has deployed capital in investments across a variety of businesses and industries.
Kevin is named to Variety Magazine's 2019 Dealmakers Impact List, he was honored as one of the top dealmakers in the entertainment industry. In 2020 he was recognized by Business Insider on their list of top investors in the influencer economy. Gould regularly speaks on panels and at events on new media, influencer marketing, and the convergence of technology, entertainment, and consumer brand building. Kevin along with his strong team has built an incredible foundation to build the next beauty empire.
Kevin Gould