A mighty community

Our community is your secret weapon to launch and flourish. We support you and your startup, with educational workshops, fun networking events, and introductions across the startup ecosystem.

The people that make it happen

  • Energetic founders, fun-loving board members,  respected thought leaders, dynamic speakers, and admired consultants all work together to help founders launch and flourish.

Talented individuals compose our esteemed community

Our board members, mentors and sponsors include accomplished entrepreneurs,
respected thought leaders and admired consultants.

Michael Sawitz

Board Member

Maryam Tally


Bryan Ruef

Vice Chairman

Tony Crisp

Board Member

Steve Brown

Board Member

Zack Ji

Board Member

Phillip Stinis

Board Member

Michael Sterner

Board Member

Tom Miller

Board Member

Philip Topham

Board Member

Brandon Carl

Board Member

Aaron Klein

Executive Director

Cathleen Greiner

Board Member

John Russo

Board Member

Michel Haddad

Board Member

Justin G. Sanders

Board Member


They make it possible


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“I truly enjoyed meeting with so many bright entrepreneurs.”
Tom Tamburrini
“Learning how to pitch is at the heart of every entrepreneur’s journey. TCVN specializes in teaching entrepreneurs this critical skill.”
Tracy Kwiker, Founder
“Every team member truly has an impact on the development of the company.”
Dalip Jaggi, Board Member
“Since joining, I’ve had the opportunity to work on projects that I only dreamed of before.”
Ben Clinton, Interface Designer