Timo is a Fashion, Marketing, and Lifestyle industry expert. Having won awards including the CFDA Incubator, CFDA Fashion Lab, Woolmark Prize, and Ecco Domani Fashion Foundation – Timo continues to be an instrumental part of the industry and a symbol of its transformation. Timo is perhaps best known for his namesake fashion and lifestyle brand, Timo Weiland.

Prior to founding The Lead, Timo worked on Wall Street as a TMTI Investment Banker. Timo is a graduate of Vanderbilt University.

When not working to cultivate The Lead community, Timo plays sets as an internationally recognized DJ. Timo works and lives in Brooklyn, and is a proud resident of Williamsburg.



An experienced media and technology leader, Noah co-founded The Lead in 2017. For more than 12 years Noah has consulted and enabled some of the leading investors, entrepreneurs and business leaders on the macro movements of industry transformation driven by digital forces.

Holding a deep understanding of the Silicon Valley ethos, inter-workings and drivers, combined with an intimate knowledge of the media and retail landscape, Noah brings to The Lead an editorial point-of-view and a deep understanding of the power of community.

Prior to co-founding The Lead, Noah initially managed the New York office of AlwaysOn and worked alongside the founding team to establish Kaltura as one of the three largest players in the online video market, worldwide. Noah lives with his wife in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn.