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Venture Mentors

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Amu Fowler


Executive Director | Startups Ignite
Advising in areas of:
Business Models
Content Marketing

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Ganesh Tayi


Entrepreneur | Business Coach
Advising in areas of:
Business Strategy
International Business
Marketing

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Swathi Sambhani


Venture Adviser | CEO of Technotch Solutions
Advising in areas of:
Agile
Content Marketing
Customer Development

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Jeremy Snyder


Startup ninja at DivvyCloud | Entiviti
Advising in areas of:
Accelerators
Business Development
Business Models

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Hector Del Castillo


Chief Technology Officer of V-Sense Medical
Advising in areas of:
Business Development
Business Models
Business planning

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Keith Fowler


Venture Adviser in Technology
Advising in areas of:
Agile
Enterprise Software
Information Technology

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Eugene Rosenfeld


Venture Adviser
Advising in areas of:
Customer Development
Data Privacy
Enterprise Software

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Robert Katz


Executive Director of Innovation Intelligence Institute
Advising in areas of:
Business Development
Gov Con
Pitch Preparation

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Kevin Ringham


Venture Adviser
Advising in areas of:
Adopting Agile/Lean Startup
Executive/Operations Management
Software Development

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J.J. Dacanay III


Venture Adviser
Advising in areas of:
Business Administration
Enterprise Software
Executive Leadership

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Sara Capra


Co-founder, & Chief Commercial Officer
Advising in areas of:
Business Development
Leadership
Marketing

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Shiva Thirumazhusai

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Shiva Thirumazhusai


Founder and CEO
Advising in areas of:
Agile
Business Administration
Business Development

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Craig-Kendall

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Craig Kendall


Venture Adviser
Advising in areas of:
Business Strategy
Financial Structure
Investor Strategy

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Umar Hameed

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Umar Hameed


CEO | No Limits Selling
Advising in areas of:
Marketing
Sales

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Emerging Mentors

William King

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William King


User Expert | Product Researcher for AddThis
Advising in areas of:
Cognitive Psychology
Product Research
User Experience

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Arthur-Protsenko

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Venture Adviser
Advising in areas of:
Computer science
Design
Development

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Mike C Johnson


Venture Adviser
Advising in areas of:
Business Development
Marketing
Product management and Delivery

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Kiran Yeddala


Entrepreneur / Technology
Advising in areas of:

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Jeremiah Tamagna-Darr


Customer Interview SME
Advising in areas of:
Comunication
Customer Interviews
Leadership

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Nema Semnani


Advising in areas of:
Business Development
Business Strategy
Comunication

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Guest Mentors & Panelists

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Anne Rosenblum
Business Development and Capital Attraction Manager at Fairfax Co. EDA
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Callye Keen
Product Designer|Coach |President
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Emile Karam
Founder, SoccerSkybox | Startup Innovator
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Mano Pillai
Investor
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Wyatt Grantham
Angel Investor
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Cheryl Foil
Venture Capitalist / Principal / Software Engineer / Technical Leadership
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Marco Rubin
Angel Investor
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Shahid Shah
Entrepreneur / Angel Investor / Author / CTO
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Joshua Stacy
Angel Investor, Chief Master Badass
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Robert Klinck
Attorney | Klinck LLC
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Niklas Munck
Founder | economITech
Sanjay Puri

Sanjay Puri
Founder | Autonebula, Wellisen, Kaloupi
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Eric Byrd
Founder | Pitch for Success
Raj Nijjar

Raj Nijjar
Information Technology Leader
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Vincent Natale
Marketing & Sales
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John Blair
Venture Adviser
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Stefan Bielski
Entrepreneur | Adviser | Career Designer
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Louis Levy
Copyright & Trademark Attorney
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Dennis Kruse
Venture Adviser
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Kim Nguyen
Managing Partner Brilliant Keypoint Investments, LLC
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Ash Rofail
Entrepreneur | Ph.D. | Author
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Ara Bagdasarian
Entrepreneur & Author
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Jennifer O’Daniel
Investment Director @ CIT GAP Funds
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Fredric Gumbinner
Serial executive | entrepreneur | investor
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Meetesh Patel, J.D.
Venture Adviser, CEO of Strategic Edge
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Michael Deale
Venture Adviser | CEO of Shadow Corp.
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Carter McClure
Regional Manager GMU Mason Enterprise Center, Fairfax
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Phil Usatine
Digital strategy and product leader