Mentors - Winston-Salem


Alyson Francisco

Mary Ardrey Stough Kimbrough Chair of Business and Economics at Salem College

Mary Ann Hauser

Business Coach at ActionCOACH

Jeff Wolfe

Attorney at Forrest Firm, P.C.

Emmy Williams

President of Interior Solutions, Inc.

Lena Ramfelt

PhD, Co-founder of Gear Up Venture

Kevin Johnson

Serial entrepreneur, best selling author, marketing guru, musician

Allan Younger

Director of the Small Business Center at Forsyth Technical Community College

Sequoia Blodgett

Founder and CEO of 7AM

Deidre Johnson

On-Air Talent at Georgia Public Broadcasting

Liana Thompson

Principal of LNT Consulting, LLC and Digital and Print Media Marketing Consultant

Jon Mayhugh

Of Counsel, Erdős Startup Legal

Michael Gannaway

Executive in Residence at Elon University

Jason Doherty

Director of Startup Consulting Program at Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise at UNC

Will Joyner

Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Ted Zoller

Professor and Director at Center For Entrepreneurial Studies at UNC Kenan-Flagler

Toni Sikes

Visionary founder in tech + design + collaboration

Marcia Wofford

Associate Dean of Student Affairs at Wake Forest School of Medicine

Corey Madden

Executive Director at Thomas S. Kenan Institute for the Arts

Lizzie Hazeltine

Venture Associate at The Startup Factory

Will Spivey

President of Excalibur Direct Marketing

Jay Turner

President of Intimates Group at Hanesbrands, Inc.

Nathan Battle

Co-founder of Grins Enterprises

Fred Bromberg MD, FACP, FACMQ

Associate Chief Medical Officer at Wake Forest Baptist Health

Chad Cheek

Owner of Elephant In The Room

Mo Shuyi

President of Business Development, Infinite Studios

J.D. Wilson

Chairman & CEO at Excalibur Direct Marketing

Guest Faculty

Kristine Spengler

Service Designer at Infusionsoft & Founder of Saguaro Market

Jay Bigelow

Director of Entrepreneurship, Council for Entrepreneurial Development (CED)

Dalton Grien

Fund Executive at Piedmont Angel Network

Wendy Castleman

Innovation Leader at Intuit

Jon Obermeyer

Chief Content Officer at Apogii