Allos Ventures has added Kelli Jones as program manager. She most recently served in the same role for Techstars, where she supported early stage start-ups in the Heritage Group Hardtech Accelerator. Jones also served as director of people, culture and brand for Givelify. She is also a founder of Be Nimble Foundation and Black Hatch Fund, which support tech and tech-enabled start-ups founded by Black and Brown founders in Indiana.
Before relocating to Indianapolis in 2017, Jones lived in Los Angeles, California working as director of sales and marketing for two venture-backed media companies, HipHopDX and Blavity. She spent the majority of her career in New York, running an event and experiential marketing agency working for brands like Google, HP, Microsoft, Lipton/Brisk, Redbull, Samsung and Akai. Jones is a graduate of Indiana University School of Law and Tennessee State University.