Brianna Rizzo Brown

Principal, Talent


Brianna leads Stripes Group’s human capital efforts. She works closely with entrepreneurs and advises portfolio companies on executive leadership, recruiting, talent development, and compensation planning. From pet food and restaurants, to plant-based food and software, Brianna’s network and ability to impact teams spans across all industries within Stripes Group’s portfolio.

Prior to joining Stripes Group, Brianna spent her early career as an executive recruiter at Daversa Partners, a premier headhunting firm for consumer technology companies. Her placements include executives across all functions in marketing, product, engineering, operations, merchandising, finance, and sales at companies like Uber, Yelp, eBay and Gilt Groupe. She originally discovered her passion for recruiting as an intern for American Eagle Outfitters. A proud Nittany Lion, Brianna bleeds blue and white and holds a degree in Public Relations with an emphasis in Sports Journalism from The Pennsylvania State University.


Brianna was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada although has never gambled. She is a lover of all things Disney and country music related. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, baking, and all types of exercising to accommodate the first two hobbies.


B.A. in Public Relations, The Pennsylvania State University