Yvonne Jouffrault– Yvonne Jouffrault is an institutional investment professional turned tech entrepreneur and investor. She is an active member of the Savannah startup community. She is the Savannah Entrepreneur in Residence for ATDC – an Atlanta based technology accelerator and serves as a board member, director and/or investor in several local companies.
Blake Ellis- Entrepreneur and start-up addict based in Savannah, Georgia. Over the last decade I have been involved with a number of SaaS-based software ventures, primarily in the eCommerce space. I am actively involved with the local business community, and I’m always consulting or coding web-apps as well as spinning up cloud infrastructures.
Austin Miller- Austin is a former product marketing guru from Apple turned serial entrepreneur with multiple successful exits. He splits his time between Califormia and Savannah – where he is starting his latest venture, Esteem Therapeutics.
Ray Crowell– Managing Director at Humble Ventures I’m passionate about flipping norms and fostering co-operative B2B / peer-learning environments for entrepreneurs to discover, grow, innovate, and connect. I’m a recovering DAF-executive & government contractor, ecstatic to be surrounded with creatives, influencers, and innovators.
Brian Bason – Founder and CEO of Bark. Brian is a technologist and serial entrepreneur with 15 years of diversified experience
– CEO / Founder at Bark.us (current)
– CTO / Founding employee at Niche (acquired by Twitter)
– CEO / Co-founder at CrowdStream (acquired by RadioIO)
– CTO / Founding employee at YouCast Corp. (acquired by SocialChorus)
Murem Sharpe– I have successfully introduced innovative, profitable technology products and services to U.S. and international markets. At Fortune 500 corporations and tech startups I have held management, marketing, sales, operations, strategy, and founder positions, serving consumer, small business, and enterprise customers. For tech ventures, I have positioned them for growth and exits.
Previous ATDC Bootcamp Mentors:
Cari Phelps– Creative thinker and problem solver. Designer and creative director with 10+ years experience in package design, logo design and brand development. Focused on serving organic, food and manufacturing sectors of business. Most recognized work includes packaging and branding for Savannah Bee Company.
Kate Bagoy– Kate is a multi-talented UI / UX / Graphic Designer who researches deeply, iterates rapidly, and delivers on time. She earned her BFA in design and entered the working world at Nike, then went back for an MBA in marketing and moved to Silicon Valley for a bit. She has designed prototypes, websites, web-apps, identity, marketing collateral, mobile apps, strategy plans and apparel for a number of industries; she is a true Jill-of-all-trades when it comes to design.
Kirby Sisk- Strategy and Operations Management Consultant Serving Aerospace, High Tech, and Manufacturing Clients
Kevin Dewalt – Serial Entrepreneur and investor exploring opportunities for improving B2B Content Marketing through Machine Learning.