Austin Business Journal-Moderator
Colin Pope is the longtime editor of the Austin Business Journal and formerly hosted the television show “Straight From The Top.”
He has been a journalist in Austin for more than 20 years, and he is often tapped by radio and television programs around the country as a result. Colin is a founding board member of the Austin Young Chamber of Commerce, donates time to UT’s School of Journalism and assists several local nonprofits. He graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in journalism and was Austin Under 40’s 2014 Austinite of the Year.
Colin’s business experience outside journalism includes helping to start NetSpend Corp. in 2000 as a member of the original executive team.