Lara Hodgson

MBA ’98, Harvard University
BS, Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Lara is the co-founder, President and CEO of NOW Corp, a B2B payments company that enables businesses to get paid immediately with their NOWaccount® in a way that feels like accepting a credit card for payment when a card is not offered. She also founded Nourish, a patented line of spill-proof bottled water for kids and ready-to-serve bottles for babies. Lara is a founding Board member and Chairman of the Board of the Atlanta Heights Charter School and a member of the Georgia Tech Foundation Board of Trustees. Lara serves as an Entrepreneur in Residence at Harvard Business School. She is an avid runner having been a scholarship member of the Georgia Tech Track and Field Team.