Aviv is Operations Manager at Joy Ventures. She helps ensure Joy’s day-to-day operations run smoothly while helping build its long-term internal strategy, company culture, and team communications.
Prior to Joy Ventures, Aviv acted as Business Development Associate at the M&H Distillery, Israel’s first whisky distillery. There, she helped establish a stable and reliable system to reach out to those interested in the distillery, directing and organizing hundreds of tours, workshops, and events. She designed a number of the distillery’s tours and workshops that were open to the general public and developed new ways to share the whisky world. Before this, Aviv largely worked as a student organizer at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and J Street U, giving leadership and organizational training to hundreds of students.
Aviv graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Commonwealth Honors College as a Scholar with Honors in 2013, and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Civic Engagement, Education & International Justice.
Source of Joy: Aviv enjoys lounging with her dog Jimmy and cat Luna while embroidering or reading. She loves visiting restaurants and bars she’s never been to, and learning new things about the culinary world.