Alex Membrillo / Cardinal Digital Marketing

Alex Membrillo is the CEO of Cardinal, a digital marketing agency focused on growing multi location companies. His work as CEO of Cardinal also recently earned him the honor of being selected as a 2015 and 2016 Top 20 Entrepreneur of metro Atlanta by TiE Atlanta Continue reading

Bob Vale / Clearstar

Robert “Bob” Vale, Chief Executive Officer, founded ClearStar in partnership with Ken Dawson and William White. He is actively involved in developing business strategy and meeting with clients and business partners to discuss the direction of the background screening industry. Continue reading

Alex Han / PupWalkr

Alex Han grew up in Georgia, graduated from Georgia Tech, and started his career at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey. And with one classic Millennial decision, he adopted a greyhound and found himself trying to care for his dog while working in investment banking. Not a great fit. Continue reading

Travis Shepard / CrossFit Remnant

Special Operations Officer with 14 years experience leading highly talented men on global rescue missions (Iraq, Africa, South America, etc). Travis possesses a global perspective, leadership and a unique skill set to transform and drive operational efficiencies within highly complex, multibillion-dollar environments. Continue reading

Jeff Lignugaris / Northside Tool Rental

As a serial entrepreneur Jeff has launched, purchased, developed and sold a number of businesses in Atlanta. He has deep experience in managing projects, people and processes. He is passionate about being involved in the larger industries in which he participates. As a 4th generation Atlantan, and a 32 year resident of the inner city, Jeff is equally passionate about their local quality of life. Continue reading

Brian Borngesser / Gate City Brewing Company

Brian is a Metairie, Louisiana native, but after moves to Texas, Mississippi, and Tennessee (all before the age of 10) he finally made it to Georgia. Brian and his family moved to Roswell in 2009 and quickly fell in love with the community. Having always had a love for craft beer, Brian fondly recalls visiting Georgia’s first craft breweries more than 12 years ago Continue reading

Mark Galvin / ePresence, LLC

Mark Galvin, CEO and Founder of ePresence, LLC, is a personal social media expert with 30 years of business management and hotel industry experience. He specializes in blending technology, marketing, networking and social branding. Over the course of his hospitality career, Mark focused on developing leaders, sales people and strategic visions. Continue reading

Rachel Eisaman / Joli Residential

Rachel (Johnston) Eisaman is owner and principle director for Joli Residential.  She grew up shadowing her father, a contractor, in his workshop and in and out of houses he was building.  It was in these early days that she learned to appreciate the work put behind the walls to make a house a home and developed a keen understanding for the importance of maintaining all elements of a home from foundation to roof and all the systems in between. Continue reading

Mark Allen / Lazy Guy Distillery

Mark Allen is a Georgia native and local entrepreneur. After working in the entertainment, technology and alcohol industries for many years he was seeking a bigger challenge. With the increased popularity of bourbon and the explosive growth of artisan distilleries across the county he decided it was time for a new venture and in 2013 Lazy Guy Distillery was founded. Continue reading

Jason Hill / Client Focused Advisors

Jason is the founder and president of Client Focused Advisors, a financial service company with over 1000 clients based in New York & South Florida. The firm was named as a finalist for the third consecutive year in Signator Investors, Inc.’s “Practice of the Year” competition, Continue reading