CFO of Minnetronix, a medical device company in St. Paul, MN. Former CFO and interim CEO of SurModics, Inc. Former CFO of Cognicity.
Venture capital, investment banking, finance, IT, marketing, and management.
Signature Financial Partners, LLC
President and CEO of Signature Financial Partners, LLC since 1995. 401k management, estate planning, executive benefits, and asset management.
Founder and owner of GoodSteps, self-sustaining business with the primary focus of giving back. Former Senior Financial Services and Products Associate at
Alston & Bird LLP.
President and CEO of BioLargo, Inc. and BioLargo Life Technologies, Inc.
CIS Group of Companies
CEO at CIS Group of Companies. Former CDO at Palm Beach Tan, Inc., President at EFO Holdings, L.P., and VP of the Corporate Finance Group at Heller Financial.
Ettain Group, inc
Co-Founder, CFO/CAO of ettain group Inc. Led the company from a start-up Charlotte-based IT Staffing firm to a nationally recognized IT Staffing and Solutions company.
Co-Founder of Reimagine:Ed. Director of Strategic Innovation at The Lovett School, Atlanta, GA. Co-Founder of the Atlanta K12 Design Challenge. Founding Director of Lab Atlanta.
JLL’s Boston Brokerage Group
Managing Director in JLL’s Boston Brokerage Group. Formerly in asset/property management for Whittier Partners and Nordblom Company.
Hill Ward Henderson, Law Firm
Shareholder with Hill Ward Henderson, law firm in Tampa, Florida.
Lydian Advisory Group
Co-founder and Partner at the Lydian Advisory Group. 30 years experience as an investment banker at various Wall Street firms in both Houston and New York.
The Well Appointed House, LLC
Founder of The Well Appointed House, LLC. Publishing, advertising, global branding, new business and finance.
Galloway Capital Management, LLC
Managing member of Galloway Capital Management, LLC. Former managing member of Abacoa Capital Management, LLC and investment banker with Burnham Securities, Inc.
CEO for Roberti Enterprises for the last 25 years, managing Jeff Roberti’s Juice Plus business and the management of Jeff Roberti’s financial affairs.
Co-founder of BioRx, a national specialty pharmacy company that distributes intravenous biotech drugs. Founder of several companies beginning in 1998.
Kitson & Partners
Chairman and CEO of Kitson & Partners, a Florida-based real estate company specializing in the creation and development of master-planned communities, commercial properties and golf courses.
Capital Investing LLC and Capital Strategy LLC.
Managing Member/Owner of Capital Investing LLC and Capital Strategy LLC.
Email Marketing Manager at Codecademy.
Social Ventures and GreenPoint Corporation
Founder of Social Ventures and SVP at the GreenPrint Corporation. Former Executive Director at the McKenna Long & Aldridge Foundation and Senior Advisor to the CEO for Points of Light.
CDG Group, LLC
Senior Managing Director of CDG Group, LLC., an independent financial advisory firm.
100 Percent Wine
Founder and CEO of 100 Percent Wine. 100 Percent is a premium winery that donates all profits to charity.
Chairman and CEO of Contrast Security. Former CEO at 41st Parameter, leading the cloud software company to its $325M acquisition by Experian.
Innovation & Design Specialist at Chic-fil-A who teaches, coaches and facilitates sessions that help staff members apply design thinking to their work.
Cat Perkins LLC
CEO and Co-Founder of Cat Perkins LLC, a company that designs and manufactures contemporary ladies fashion footwear with interchangeable tops.
CEO of IPX which manages Intellectual Property portfolios for leading universities and corporations.
Fast Rope Labs
Founder of Fast Rope Labs. Former Co-founder of Latch and Innovation and Strategy Officer at CTIS, a health informatics company.
Floyd Capital Partners
Managing Principal at Floyd Capital Partners
CEO of Inkubate, a writing analytics technology company. Director of Alumni Engagement at Princeton Entrepreneurship Council. Senior Vice President at Author Solutions, Inc., the world’s leading self-publishing company.
Vice Chairman, US Retail and Distribution Leader at Deloitte Consulting LLP
S. Sebring Sierra Jr.
Lighthouse Healthcare Group, LLC
S. Sebring Sierra, Jr
President and Co-Founder of Lighthouse Healthcare Group, LLC based in Tampa, Florida. President and Co-Founder of Fine S Properties, LLC.
(full biography) President and CEO of Ciena, a global leader in next-generation telecommunications infrastructure that enables high-capacity, intelligent networks. Lead Outside Director for CommVault Systems, Inc.
Owner and Inventor at Formé, a new consumer products company focused on addressing women’s desire for enhanced shoe comfort and improved shoe wardrobe maintenance.
Past Advisory Council Members
Partner in a number of Angel funds and networks that invest in high-growth and turnaround companies. Troy has over 20 years of experience in family, growth, and start-up businesses.