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Steve Blank

Entrepreneur and Inventor of the Lean Startup Concept

Steve Blank is an adjunct professor at Stanford and co-founder of the Gordian Knot Center for National Security Innovation. He has been described as the father of modern entrepreneurship. Credited with launching the Lean Startup movement, Steve is the author of The Four Steps to the Epiphany and The Startup Owner’s Manual which revolutionized how startups were built. Steve blogs at