Kalon Gutierrez Co-Founder, Bixbee

Kalon Gutierrez is the Co-founder of Bixbee™, a designer schoolbag company, built upon the foundation that for every backpack purchased, one schoolbag with supplies will be given to a child in need. One here. One there.™

Kalon’s professional background blends brand management, consulting, marketing, technology and business development. In founding Bixbee, he combines his years of experience in the technology and luxury consumer spaces, with his passion for providing access to education for children across the globe. Kalon believes that education is the key to a child’s future, regardless of the country she resides in. He is confident that the time is right for socially responsible businesses to flourish.

Kalon received his MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management, with a focus on Marketing and International Business. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, San Diego, with a focus on Urban Studies and International Politics. Kalon has traveled to over twenty five countries, and studied in both England and Spain. He lives with his wife, Maria in San Francisco.