Andy Dreyfuss

Partner, Venn Capital


Partner in private equity and real etate investment, Executive with Piedmont Angel Network

Robert Phelps

Owner, Triad Mac


Founder of Triad Mac, an Apple Support provider in North Carolina.

Joia Johnson

Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel Hanesbrands Inc.


Legal counsel, governance, international law

Stan Kelly

Presient and CEO Piedmont Triad Partnership


Economic development, former President for the Carolinas with Wells Fargo

Steve Dolasse

Executive in Residence, Wake Forest University School of Business


A growth focused strategic leader with a broad portfolio of expertise and a bias for execution

Rob Arnold

Cofounder, Threatsketch


Software and cybersecurity expert

Randy Elliott

Vice President of Project Development Landmark Builders


Construction industry executive

Don Flow

Chairman and CEO, Flow Companies


Executive enterpreneur, angel investor

Drew Hancock

Chief Executive Officer, Frank L. Blum Construction Company


Construction industry executive, community leader

Stephen McPherson

Executive Director and Cofounder, SixtyEight-Twelve Holdings, LLC


Investor, Facility Operations, Bulding Supply

Brian Platz

Cofounder, Silk Road Technology


National recognized expert in Internet products, e-business initiatives and e-commerce solutions with a variety of high-tech start-ups.

Brad Bennett

Chief Farestarter, Wilfire


Marketing guru, cofounder of Flywheel, Flywheel Foundation Board

Perry Clark

Owner, Allegra


Single service marketing and print

Mark Dunnagan

Vice President, Frank L. Blum Construction Company


Business Development, Project Management

Greg Pool

Entrepreneur in Residence, WFU Center for Creativity and Innovation


JD/MBA, Angel investing and stratup counsel

Michael Prince

Sr. Manager - Lean, Strategy and Transformation, Hanesbrands Inc.


Lean strategy, key processes and systems requirements to drive organizational success.

Elliot Strunk

Ringleader, Fith Letter


Branding, graphic design, digital marketing

Alston Team

Project Manager, Carolina Investment Properties


Financing and Development

Coleman Team

Cofounder and Partner Linville Team Partners


Commecial Real Estate

Randall Tuttle

Partner, Trade Street Capital Partners


Venture Capital and Private Equity

Kurt Gehsmann

CFO Winston-Salem Dash


Finance

Evan Goldman

Principal Consultant, Early Education Group


Nationally credentialed edtech expert

Hilton Graham

Head of Licensing, Collaborations & Partnerships, HanesBrands


Brand Visionary, Innovator, Marketing Leader

Tim Gupton

Vice President, Carswell Distributing


Wholesale distribution

Kim Westmoreland

CEO, KeraNetics


Biotech entrepreneur, Venture Capital

Alicia Hardin

President and Cofounder Workplace Strategies Inc., Flywheel Coworking


Principal designer and cofounder of Flywheel

Will Joyner

Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP


Specialties:Corporate and Securities, Private Equity, M&A, Flywheel Advisonr, Flywheel Foundation Board

Geoff Lassiter

President, Winston-Salem Dash


Entrepreneur and sports maven

Peter Marsh

Vice President, Cofounder Workplace Strategies Inc., Flywheel Coworking


Startup Fanatic, Principal Designer and cofounder of Flywheel

John Whitaker, Jr.

CEO and Banking Director, Founder of Inmar


Leadership, Venture Capital

Mike Mitchell

Director, Sapient


IT Services, MIT Grad in Computer Science and Engineering

David Neill

Owner, Bob Neill Inc.


Entrepreneur and onwner of Mercedes Benz of the Triad

Cory Newton

Executive Vice President, Sean Dunn Insurance


Expert in cost-containment & strategic planning

Stuart Parks

President, The Arden Group


Owner and investor in automotive and real estate

Albert Wood

President, Al Wood Consulting Services


Financial technology consultant with expertise in electronic payments, mission critical operations, IT strategy, technology development and acquisition.

Joe Parrish

Partner, The Variable


Marketing, Business Strategy and Entrpreneurship

Eric Rauschenberg

Marketing / IT Manager Carsell Distributing


Ideator, SCAD Grad

Bonnie Bowen

CPA/ABV, CFA Hutchinson Family Offices


Accounting and business consulting

Mary Craven

Litigation Partner, Womble Carlyle


Civil and Business Litigation

Joe Hettinger

Senior Director Marketing, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.


Marketing, consumer insights and brand strategy

Alex Schenker

Cofounder and CEO, Cover Story Media


Publishing with multiple consumer-driven, web-based brands

Michelle Schenker

Cofounder and COO, Cover Story Media


Publishing with multiple consumer-driven, web-based brands

Howard Stanton

Senior Loan Officer, Sun Trust Mortgage


Banking and investmentsBanking and investments

Richard Staretts

President and CEO, Small Footprint


IT Solutions Developer and Entrepreneur

Patrick Turner

CTO Small Footprint


IT Solutions Developer and Entrepreneur

Winton Jennette

SVP Strategy and Planning, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.


Seasoned executive with a wealth of marketing, brand and business strategy experience. Hands on and bottom line oriented.

Anna Reilly

Community Leader


Social Entrpreneurship

Keith Vest

President, Partner, The Variable


Marketing and Entrpreneurship