Mentors - Winston-Salem


Alyson Francisco

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

Allan Younger

Director of the Small Business Center at Forsyth Technical Community College

Toni Sikes

Visionary founder in tech + design + collaboration

Marcia Wofford

Associate Dean of Student Affairs at Wake Forest School of Medicine

Nathan Battle

Co-founder of Grins Enterprises

Mo Shuyi

President of Business Development, Infinite Studios

Ted Zoller

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

Lou Anne Flanders-Stec

EVP of Entrepreneurship - Launch Greensboro

Jay Turner

President of Intimates Group at Hanesbrands, Inc.

Liana Thompson

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

Chad Cheek

Owner of Elephant In The Room

Mary Ann Hauser

Business Coach at ActionCOACH

Fred Bromberg MD, FACP, FACMQ

Associate Chief Medical Officer at Wake Forest Baptist Health

J.D. Wilson

Chairman & CEO at Excalibur Direct Marketing

Lena Ramfelt

PhD, Co-founder of Gear Up Venture

Michael Gannaway

Executive in Residence at Elon University

Corey Madden

Executive Director at Thomas S. Kenan Institute for the Arts

Jon Mayhugh

Of Counsel, Erdős Startup Legal

Lizzie Hazeltine

Venture Associate at The Startup Factory

Emmy Williams

President of Interior Solutions, Inc.

Kevin Johnson

Serial entrepreneur, best selling author, marketing guru, musician

Sequoia Blodgett

Founder and CEO of 7AM

Will Spivey

President of Excalibur Direct Marketing

Jeff Wolfe

Attorney at Forrest Firm, P.C.

Deidre Johnson

On-Air Talent at Georgia Public Broadcasting

Will Joyner

Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Jason Doherty

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

Guest Faculty

Daryl Shaw

Chief Creative Strategist Royalty Marketing

Randall Tuttle

Principal Trade Street Capital

Chris Mumford

Joe Startup Director

Jon Obermeyer

Chief Content Officer at Apogii

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

Bruce Maxwell

C.E.O, Elastrix, LLC