Meet Jewel

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Entrepreneur & Head of Google Startups

Jewel Burks Solomon is an advocate for representation and access in the technology industry. As co-founder of Partpic, a startup designed to streamline the purchase of maintenance and repair parts using computer vision, Jewel and her team built groundbreaking technology poised to change the way people everywhere locate


Partpic raised over $2 million in seed funding from notable investors like AOL co-founder,

Steve Case, and Comcast Ventures, and integrated its software into mobileapps/websites of large parts distributors and retailers.


Partpic was acquired by Amazon in late 2016 and the technology now powers visualsearch for replacement parts in the Amazon Mobile Shopping app.

Jewel most recently was appointed Head of Google For Startups, US. She currently residesin Atlanta, GA with her husband, Zekarias.