Mentors - Winston-Salem


Allan Younger

Director of the Small Business Center at Forsyth Technical Community College

Chad Cheek

Owner of Elephant In The Room

Will Joyner

Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Alyson Francisco

Mary Ardrey Stough Kimbrough Chair of Business and Economics at Salem College

J.D. Wilson

Chairman & CEO at Excalibur Direct Marketing

Jay Turner

President of Intimates Group at Hanesbrands, Inc.

Mary Ann Hauser

Business Coach at ActionCOACH

Lou Anne Flanders-Stec

EVP of Entrepreneurship - Launch Greensboro

Emmy Williams

President of Interior Solutions, Inc.

Jason Doherty

Director of Startup Consulting Program at Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise at UNC

Mo Shuyi

President of Business Development, Infinite Studios

Leonard Caldwell

President Crocodile Solutions, Inc & Crocodile Consulting, LLC

Liana Thompson

Principal of LNT Consulting, LLC and Digital and Print Media Marketing Consultant

Jeff Wolfe

Attorney at Forrest Firm, P.C.

Daryl Shaw

Chief Creative Strategist Royalty Marketing

Corey Madden

Executive Director at Thomas S. Kenan Institute for the Arts

Diane Durance

Director, UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Jodee Nimerichter

American Dance Festival, Executive Director

Ted Zoller

Professor and Director at Center For Entrepreneurial Studies at UNC Kenan-Flagler

Will Spivey

Maxcom Creative Thinking, President

Toni Sikes

Visionary founder in tech + design + collaboration

Lena Ramfelt

PhD, Co-founder of Gear Up Venture

Guest Faculty

Randall Tuttle

Principal Trade Street Capital

Wendy Castleman

Innovation Leader

Chris Mumford

Joe Startup Director