Michael Ashley


About Me:

Michael Ashley, aka MASH, is Founder and CEO at CORL8, which provides software to help leaders triage complex strategic initiatives, collaborate transparently and share progress with stakeholders—visually.

Mash also teaches Operations Management and International Business at San Jose State University, and Go-to-market strategy for the SV Innovation & Startup Program, and SV Software Technology & Innovation Program.

Mash was Co-founder and CTO at FastPencil, which was acquired in 2012, where his technology helped power the Barnes and Noble Nook Publishing Platform.

Today Mash is a mentor and advisor to student entrepreneurs at San Jose State University and technology startups in Silicon Valley.

Expertise: Technology VC & Startup Community Relationships