Devaraj Southworth

Devaraj Southworth

Co-Founder and CEO at Thirstie

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Devaraj is the CEO and Co-Founder of Thirstie, a technology company and e-commerce platform for the retail alcohol industry.

He has been a leader in business, digital media, and mobile technology for 20 years, and is a serial entrepreneur with a number of successful ventures to his name.

Prior to Thirstie, Devaraj built a digital agency to over $10M in sales which sold to an Inc. 500 Company, was a VP of Mobile Strategy for Amex, and is a former Deloitte and Accenture Strategy consultant.

Devaraj studied Organizational Psychology and Investigative Journalism at Ohio Wesleyan University and earned a Fellowship in business Management and Japanese at Kansai International University.

He is also the Managing General Partner of Tailfin Ventures, an LP and Fund Advisor to ENIAC Ventures, and Vice-Chair of the Second Chance Foundation.