Nick Barr

I'm interested in creative expression, language, games, cognitive science, efficiency, poetry, and other things.

If you'd like to collaborate on something or just want to say "hi" it would be a pleasure to hear from you:


Building

Currently Head of Product at Alphaworks, a betaworks-founded platform for investing in startups. Previously: DrawQuest, Canvas, Ning.

Advising

I'm a TechStars mentor, and I organize the NYC Product Sessions, a quarterly meetup between creators and advisors. I also reserve a few hours a week for appointments here.

Hacking

Here are some of the recent side projects I've released:

Reading

Happy to provide and always seeking recommendations. Here are some recent favorites:

I keep track of what I read here.

Writing

Selected prose & poems.