United States, OH... Business Associations Powerme... Managing Director Co-Founder & Managing Director Broadline Principle Capital Ltd. June 2005 – Present (7 years 7 months)Shanghai, Hong Kong, New York, Columbus Broadline Principle Capital (BPC) is a global private equity firm. We invest in companies that can benefit from BPC’s platform, relationships, and expertise to expand operations, gain efficiencies, and grow earnings. At BPC, we are inspired by champions – people of vision and courage – whose ideas can positively change the world, and who are ready to transform their business into the next big, industry-changing company. BPC’s approach is simple: We collaborate with credible management teams by providing the capital and support they need to achieve their shared vision for the company. Specialties Private Equity Investments Managing Director Columbus 2020 April 2012 – Present (9 months)Columbus, Ohio The Columbus Region is guided by Columbus 2020, an aggressive economic development strategy. Columbus 2020 is a bold, new, regional public-private partnership that will leverage Central Ohio´s research and academic institutions, diverse industries to position the State Capital to become the fastest growing economy in the country and one of the nation´s leaders in economic development. The initiative will grow our economy by ensuring that our existing companies are growing and thriving, that the world's leading companies are attracted to the region, and that innovations are cultivated and commercialized. Columbus 2020 will support the region's distinctive open, young, and diverse culture as a key competitive advantage, ensuring that Columbus is the place where talented people want to live, work and play. Trustee Columbus Academy August 2011 – Present (1 year 5 months)Gahanna, Ohio Board Director Brand Thunder March 2011 – Present (1 year 10 months)Columbus, Ohio Area An OTAF II portfolio company, Brand Thunder offers customized browser themes for the loyal fans of the world's most popular brands and celebrities like Major League Baseball and Bob Marley. BT:Engage allows publishers to create their own browser themes and share them with their fans. www.brandthunder.com Board Director Capture Education August 2012 – Present (5 months)New Albany, Ohio Capture Educational Consulting Services, Inc. was formed in April of 2006 in order to bring together a group of passionate educators who are dedicated to school reform and equality in educational opportunity. CECS acts as a support agent for schools and or/districts engaged in reform efforts, especially those that involve SLC’s,Career Academies, Academic Teams, CTE programs and/or Small Schools. One of the most basic, yet hard to accomplish tasks in these programs, is providing a quality teacher and student master schedule. ScheduleSMART Automated Schedule Builder was created from years of hands-on research with school districts and various SIS operating systems across the country in order to provide a quality master schedule while focusing on proper student placement to maximize teacher effectiveness and student achievement. Board Director One Exchange Street, Inc. March 2012 – Present (10 months)Columbus, Ohio www.oneexchangestreet.com/ The exchange for online trading in bankruptcy claims. A TechColumbus Pre-Seed Fund portfolio company and 10x xcelerator winter 2012 participant, founded by Todd Zoha and Sean O'Riordan. Board Director Powermers Inc. September 2012 – Present (4 months)Columbus, Ohio Area Powermers Inc. is a pioneer in the advanced materials industry. Powermers' platform of innovative nano-scale polymer technologies are designed to enhance the performance of energy storage devices including supercapacitors, lithium-ion batteries, and lithium-air batteries. The company has developed a broad portfolio of intellectual property assets including 37 issued and pending US and international patents. Board Director SeeMore Interactive Inc. March 2012 – Present (10 months)Columbus, Ohio TechColumbus Pre-Seed Fund Portfolio Company led by Neal Appelfeld, Founder and CEO Today’s consumers want fresh and enjoyable shopping experiences. That’s where SeeMore Interactive comes in. We expand your ability to interact with shoppers by delivering vibrant content in exciting ways to any mobile device. You decide how and where you want to engage with customers, and we’ll help you provide memorable and effective brand experiences. SeeMore Interactive integrates image recognition and recommendation engine technology with augmented reality to create a new level of product interaction. Bringing together these real and virtual worlds empowers consumers to “SeeMore” of what you offer, turning every moment into a shoppable moment. Board Director VacationView 2011 – Present (1 year)Columbus, Ohio Area http://www.weeklytimesharerentals.com/ Great place for owners to list and travelers to find a ...
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