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Olivia Holden

Executive Director, ASSETS Toledo

Hardik Desai

Senior Partner, Investing, JumpStart

Ryan Helon

Executive Vice President, Rev 1

Scott Allen

Associate Professor of Management, John Carroll University

Amy Haschak

Network Management Partner, JumpStart

Jill Badger

Interim Director of the Small Business Development Center, Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce

David Topoleski

Reference Librarian and Manager, Toledo Lucas County Public Library

Lindsay Sims

Founder & CEO, Predictable Results Marketing

Ras Asan

Co-Founder, BREAUX Capital

Pamela Davis

Founder & Creator, Hidden Spirits Cocktails

Hadar Borden

Director, Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars

Maria Davila

Outreach & Marketing Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration

Jake Zajkowski

Outreach Director, StartHuddle

Heather Hall

Entrepreneur In Residence, Jumpstart

Ronald Stubblefield

Entrepreneur In Residence, Jumpstart

Anthony Gillespie

Managing Director & President, Keen Point Consulting, LLC

Mike Schum

Vice President, Product Development

Rob Pasker

Owner & Broker at Pasker Real Estate

Chris Rumpf

CEO at Flyght

Akib Amin

Co-Founder & CEO at GAFFL

Katy Fuerst

Director of Programming & Community Engagement

Alysha Ellis

Founder & Creator, Mas LaRae

Giorgio Morocica

Founder of Yenox

Elizabeth Murawski

Business & Workforce Development Manager, Center for Innovative Food Technology

Mark Urrutia

Minority Business Assistance Center (MBAC), Regional Director

Jim Matzinger

Community Outreach and Lending Specialist, Economic and Community Development Institute

Jay Black

Toledo Africa Chamber of Commerce, Vice President

Sabrina Weaver

President, Women of Toledo

Mike Walker

Senior Director, Applied Innovation and Digital Transformation

Doug McCollough

City of Dublin, CIO

Max Herzog

Cleveland Water Alliance, Program Manager

Paul Riser

TechTown, Inaugural Director

Justin Vogt

Evermore Industries, Co-Founder & CEO

Brian Halliday

Green and Spiegel Midwest, Partner, Co-Director

Su He

He & Associates, Founder and Managing Partner

Michael Cao

IC3D, Inc., Founder & CEO

Matthew Deal

SideWyrk, Co-Founder

Tagan Horton

Technical Strategist & Podcaster

Ryan Cleary

FloatMe, Co-Founder & COO, VFA '17 (Cleveland)

Leopoldo Peña

The Opportunity Exchange, Co-Founder, VFA '16 (Cleveland)

Robert Richardson

Disruption Now Media, Founder & Host

Whitney Gaskins

University of Cincinnati, Assistant Dean of Inclusive Excellence and Community Engagement

Shana Black

Black Girl in the Cle, Founder

Jordan Valdiviez

Incubation Operations Manager at Launchpad Incubation Program at the University of Toledo

Jonathan Ortmans

Founder and President, Global Entrepreneurship Network

Jon Husted

Lt. Governor of Ohio

Jeffrey Goldstein

Founder, Onward Global

Jeff Hoffman

Chairman, Global Entrepreneurship Network

Jeff Clawson

Chief Credit Officer, Growth Opps

Brandon Wong

University of Michigan, PhD, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Jack Thompson

Co-founder, StartHuddle

Jack Thompson

StartHuddle, Co-Founder

Eric Clark

Technology Incubation and Innovation Office at the NASA Glenn Research Center, Acting Deputy Director

Ed Redden

Co-Founder & President at Evermore Industries

Jeff Epstein

Director, MidTown Cleveland

Joseph Fox

Director, Akron University Department of Management and the Fitzgerald Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies

Dora Rankin

Cleveland City Manager at Honeycomb Credit

Chris Smith

Senior Deal Flow Manager at Jumpstart

Chris Berry

President of Ohio X

Anne Richie

Senior Partner, Investing, Jumpstart

Cheryl Turnbull

Senior Director at the Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship at The Ohio State University

Carrie Murphy

Senior Director of Community Partnerships at Venture for America

Carlton Collins

Co-Founder, Engines That Work

Carlin Jackson

Founder & Principal Consultant at Theo. Wyes David, Ltd.

Baiju Shah

Senior Fellow for Innovation at The Cleveland Foundation

B Fae Harris

National Development Council Consultant, Cleveland Market

Anne Richie

Fund Manager at The Mezzanine Fund

Alison Leddy

Co-Founder at Bust A Move, VFA '16 (Columbus)

Alex Hilleary

Co-Founder at Gather, VFA '16 (Cleveland),

Jordan Valdiviez

University of Toledo, Incubation Operations Manager at Launchpad Incubation Program

Aja Hardy

Director, gBETA Cleveland

Eric Clark

Acting Deputy Director, Technology Incubation and Innovation Office at the NASA Glenn Research Center

Pauly Suchy

Ohio State GEW Host

adam salon

Partner, Entrepreneurial Services at Jumpstart

Amy Nelson

CEO at Venture for America

Jaclyn Williams

Senior Market Research Analyst, Jumpstart

Jay Williams

President, Hartford Foundation for Public Giving

adam salon

Jumpstart, Partner, Entrepreneurial Services

Brandon Wong

University of Michigan, PhD, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

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