Ross is the Founder & CEO of Bonaventure Equity, a cannabis venture capital fund, and runs the Cannabis Dealmakers Summit, a series of industry conferences and investment forums. Ross sits on the boards of the Green Ignition Ventures, Florida’s first cannabis accelerator and CannaMexico and is author of “Cannabis Capital” the first book on cannabis venture capital for Entrepreneur Press. (more…)
Wren & Roch is a fashion label designed for the fearless, by the fearless. In traditional luxury fashion, we found little representation of real women’s stories. Aside from beautiful products, there wasn’t a clear intention to leave the world a better place. (more…)
Professionally, Ryan Boylston is the Founder and CEO of 2TON, a creative agency. His team of highly skilled design professionals has led clients to see increased awareness and visibility via dynamic and creative marketing strategies. Ryan also founded the Delray Newspaper, Boca Newspaper, Joust Umbrellas and The KTCHN – a eight desk co-working space housed in his office on Atlantic Avenue. (more…)
Nick Kenner is the Founder & CEO of Just Salad, a fast casual concept that launched in 2006 with a mission to cultivate healthier lifestyles by serving real food at an affordable price. Just Salad now employs over 1,000 teammates across nearly 50 locations in New York, New Jersey, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, and Dubai. (more…)
Greg Shugar is an entrepreneur who’s one of the earliest players in ecommerce still playing in the space some 15+ years later.
In 2004, while practicing law in Chicago by day, he and his wife spent their nights creating The Tie Bar in the basement of their home. Soon enough, The Tie Bar, which was one of the first-ever native online menswear brands, became a $20 million business selling more neckwear online than any other brand. (more…)
Cliff Fostoff has over 15 years experience in the Franchise World after a long Career as Senior Executive with one of the Countries leading retailers. He has been a V.P. of Franchising for one of the world’s largest Franchise companies and a Franchise Consultant with National Consulting organizations where he has developed relationships with some of the leading Franchisors in the Country. (more…)