Vinitha Watson


Vinitha is an artist, designer, and entrepreneur. She opened Google’s first office in India, was a fellow at the Institute for the Future, and sits on the boards of Nexleaf Analytics and California College of the Arts.  Vinitha is the founder and Executive Director of Zoo Labs, the world’s first music accelerator.  

Zoo Labs sits at the intersection of art and business and is about re-imagining entrepreneurship as a creative endeavor and supports teams of artists leading with their vision and craft.  With roots in Silicon Valley, her non profit brings together some of the best mentors in tech, business, and art to have a hand in shaping the future—something bigger than its parts. Sometimes people ask her if she’s crazy. And she might well be.