Mentors - All Locations

MENTORS

ALL LOCATIONS


 

Francine Sommer

Albuquerque
Venture capitalist, strategic advisor, and investor

Elizabeth Sipes

Albuquerque
Attorney with Bryan Cave LLP

Toni Sikes

Albuquerque
Winston-Salem
Visionary founder in tech + design + collaboration

Mohammed Jaffar

Kuwait
Deputy Chairman & CEO of Faith Capital Holding

Trevor Wolfe

Albuquerque
Co-founder & CEO at delvv.io

Lena Ramfelt

Duluth
Albuquerque
Winston-Salem
PhD, Co-founder of Gear Up Venture

Mona Al-Mukhaizeem

Kuwait
Managing Partner at Sirdab Lab

Rakan Alfadalah

Kuwait
Co-founder - Director of Marketing & Franchising; Chocolateness

Allan Younger

Winston-Salem
Director of the Small Business Center at Forsyth Technical Community College

Alyson Francisco

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

Kirk Ellis

Albuquerque
Emmy winning writer and producer

Diane Durance

Winston-Salem
Director, UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

John Gray

Albuquerque
A leading expert in museum and education tech and innovation

Kae Fong Tae

Malaysia
Brand and Strategy Consultant

Vince Kadlubek

Albuquerque
Co-founder, CEO of Meow Wolf

Fahad M AlFalah

Kuwait
Managing Partner at MENAFile

Deb Tillett

Baltimore
Emerging technology and innovation leader

Yousef Alessa

Kuwait
Chairman, Mesk Holdings

Trevor Loy

Albuquerque
Serial entrepreneur, vc investor, Stanford faculty

Omar Tabbaa

Kuwait
CEO EAT Restaurant Group

Jason Doherty

Winston-Salem
Director of Startup Consulting Program at Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise at UNC

Lisa Alderson

Albuquerque
Serial entrepreneur, angel investor, biz dev expert

Jay Turner

Winston-Salem
President of Intimates Group at Hanesbrands, Inc.

Dirk Luebbert

Malaysia
Group Chief Executive Officer at Melinda Looi

Michael Gannaway

Executive in Residence at Elon University

Nouf Almutawa

Kuwait
Partner & MD, Bon Group

Daryl Shaw

Winston-Salem
Chief Creative Strategist Royalty Marketing

Bruce Maxwell

C.E.O, Elastrix, LLC

Marcia Wofford

Baltimore
Associate Dean of Student Affairs at Wake Forest School of Medicine

Louis Posen

Albuquerque
Founder of Top 10 independent music label

Kerry Schrader

Baltimore
HR Whiz, Engagement Expert

Davin Hong

Baltimore
Award winning designer

Corey Madden

Winston-Salem
Executive Director at Thomas S. Kenan Institute for the Arts

Brian Hardgroove

Albuquerque
Rock-n-roll Hall of Fame Inductee, educator, hip hop genius

Ahmad Salamah

Kuwait
Bilbayt CEO

John Doffing

Baltimore
Art+Technology Entrepreneur

Marta DeBellis

Albuquerque
Global Strategic Marketing Veteran

Chris Ashworth

Baltimore
Figure 53 / CEO

Ahmad Khaled Al Bader

Kuwait
Groupsix United Company - General Manager

Lana Boone

Baltimore
Beauty Entrepreneur

Ted Zoller

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

Adam Holofcener

Baltimore
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Executive Director

Tammira Lucas

Baltimore
CEO at The Cube Cowork

Steve Arnold

Albuquerque
Education innovator, investor, founder

Joe Hastings

Albuquerque
Innovator and leader in the museum industry

Matthew Faulkner

Albuquerque
Strategy and supply chain consultant

Jon Mayhugh

Of Counsel, Erdős Startup Legal

Mo Shuyi

Albuquerque
Malaysia
Winston-Salem
President of Business Development, Infinite Studios

Basil Alsalem

Kuwait
CEO and Founder of Gastronomica ME

Chris Traylor

Albuquerque
Serial entrepreneur, investor, marketing whiz

Jim Spadaccini

Albuquerque
Award winning tech education innovator

Roman Ponos

Baltimore
Operations & International Business Specialist

Will Spivey

Winston-Salem
Maxcom Creative Thinking, President

Kristine Spengler

Service Designer at Infusionsoft & Founder of Saguaro Market

Candice Owens

Albuquerque
Founder, legal expert in startups and tech

Gail Baral

Albuquerque
Entrepreneur, business development coach

Karim Samakie

Kuwait
Entrepreneurship Expert, The World Bank

Michèle Huff

Albuquerque
Legal Specialist in Intellectual Property, Research and Technology

Ashlee Ammons

Baltimore
Event Producer, Public Relations Rockstar

Fred Bromberg MD, FACP, FACMQ

Associate Chief Medical Officer at Wake Forest Baptist Health

Sydney Alfonso

Albuquerque
Baltimore
Social Entrepreneur, Alumni

Lou Anne Flanders-Stec

Winston-Salem
EVP of Entrepreneurship - Launch Greensboro

Abdulaziz AlMulla

Kuwait
CEO & Founder - Madar Farms

Yusr Sabra

Kuwait
Managing Partner for Tiqany

Dalal Alrayes

Kuwait
CEO & Founder - caravan

Abdullah Alshalabi

Kuwait
CEO & cofounder of FishFishMe, Inc.

Dana Al Mutawa

Kuwait
Acquire General Trading and Contracting MD

Jodee Nimerichter

Winston-Salem
American Dance Festival, Executive Director

Brian Rashap

Albuquerque
Leadership and management expert

John Bingaman

Albuquerque
Managing Principal at Lone Creek Managment LLC

Alan Webber

Albuquerque
Creative Genius, Marketing Whiz

John Liebman

Albuquerque
Law and trade expert for tech fields

Essa Behbehani

Kuwait
Restauranteur

Sundeep Singh Sahni

Kuwait
Chief E-Commerce Officer at the Middle East Internet Group

Michael Ghandour

Kuwait
Mumzworld.com, Co-founder & ex-COO

Emmy Williams

Winston-Salem
President of Interior Solutions, Inc.

Mijbel AlQattan

Kuwait
Partner, Cubical Services

Bob Borden

Albuquerque
Founder and CEO of Ideas And People

Liana Thompson

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

Noaf Hussein

Kuwait
Founder @PLTQ8, Co-Founder @QoutMarket

Sean Di Ianni

Albuquerque
Co-founder of Meow Wolf

Leonard Caldwell

Winston-Salem
President Crocodile Solutions, Inc & Crocodile Consulting, LLC

Dickon Kent

Albuquerque
Webby-award winning web designer

Jason Bass

Baltimore
Treason Toting Company - CEO

Arwa AlTurkait

Kuwait
Managing Partner and Founder of Crumbs Restaurant and Bakery in Kuwait

Abdullah Alzabin

Kuwait
Founder & CEO of Lamba

Chad Cheek

Winston-Salem
Owner of Elephant In The Room

Bill Williams

Albuquerque
Trumpet player, educator, Youtube symphony founder

J.D. Wilson

Winston-Salem
Chairman & CEO at Excalibur Direct Marketing

Sequoia Blodgett

Malaysia
Albuquerque
Founder and CEO of 7AM

Ali Ashkanani

Kuwait
TABCo Food - CEO

Esther Robinson

Albuquerque
Visionary advocate for arts, award winning filmmaker

Alyce Myatt

Albuquerque
Baltimore
Alyce Myatt Consulting

Tom Lopez

Albuquerque
Serial entrepreneur

Ali Boshehry

Kuwait
Managing Director, Global Markets

Mohammed Abulhasan

Kuwait
Co-founder of Tap Payments & Skilzi Institute

Pamela Pierce

Albuquerque
Emmy award winning producer, educator

Mary Ann Hauser

Winston-Salem
Business Coach at ActionCOACH

Jeff Wolfe

Winston-Salem
Attorney at Forrest Firm, P.C.

Sara AlAteeqi

Kuwait
Kuwait Ventures, founding partner

Will Joyner

Winston-Salem
Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Ernst Valery

Baltimore
SAA | EVI Development - Managing Partner

Edwin Hamlin

Intellectual Property & Brand Management

Guest Faculty

Steven Brumby

Albuquerque
Co-founder and CTO of Descartes Labs

Hillary Randolf

Albuquerque
Founder and Desiger, SOMERS and Wear your GRACE

Jeffrey Cherry

Baltimore
Impact investor, Purpose-driven business educator

Takia Ross

Baltimore
Beauty Expert

Wendy Castleman

Winston-Salem
Innovation Leader

Kacie Gonzalez

Albuquerque
Senior Manager Business Development at Munchery

Marcus Stephens

Baltimore
Creative director, brand strategist

Randall Tuttle

Winston-Salem
Principal Trade Street Capital

Pi Luna

Albuquerque
Pi Luna Press, Founder

Joe Brown

Albuquerque
Senior Design Lead at IDEO

Chris Mumford

Winston-Salem
Joe Startup Director

Ebba Laurin

Kuwait
Faculty Stockholm School of Economics