Adam Benzion is the co-founder and CEO of Hackster.io, the world’s largest community for hardware developers, acquired by Avnet in 2016. Prior to Hackster, Adam founded a hardware startup focused on mobile power management. He was awarded 3 patents around power efficiency and sold the company to Otterbox. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Adam was a director at Microsoft, working in the Windows and Azure product groups, in the US and Asia Pacific. Today, Adam lives in Seattle and leads Hackster’s future growth, while investing and mentoring tech startups.