Debi Kleiman is the Executive Director of the Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship, the hub for entrepreneurial activity and programs at Babson College. She has been mentoring Boston-area entrepreneurs for more than a decade and is on the advisory board for several local startups. Prior to joining Babson, Kleiman spent more than 20 years as an award-winning marketing executive and entrepreneurial leader known for inspiring top performing teams and delivering strong business results. She was the Managing Director and Executive Vice President at Havas Media and the President of MITX (Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange), the state’s premier industry association for web and mobile innovators. Kleiman has a B.S. from Cornell University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.