Kristy Wallace is the Chief Operating Officer at Ellevate Network, where she is responsible for business operations, product development and strategic partnerships. With an entrepreneurial mindset and an aptitude for building businesses from the ground up, Kristy is backed by more than 15 years of experience in generating thriving revenue centers, including corporate strategy, product development, marketing, and sales.
Prior to joining Ellevate, Kristy oversaw sales and business operations as a founding team member of Zeel.com, a health and wellness startup with deep roots in the New York City tech scene. From 2002 to 2007, she served as VP of Sales at Vault.com, a career information website that surveys employees for vital industry and business information. While there, she grew recruitment advertising revenues and ultimately generated 40% of the company’s income. In 2008, she was named GM of Vault International and went on to build and grow the company’s global footprint.
Kristy obtained her BA in English/Sociology from Villanova University and began her career as a financial analyst at KeyBank. In her “free time,” she serves as Co-Chair of the Leadership Advisory Board for the Girl Scout Council of Greater New York and is an Executive Board Member for Workforce Professionals Training Institute (WPTI). A passionate runner, reader and world traveler, Kristy lives in Greenpoint, Brooklyn with her husband and three wonderful children.