Building a Company Is a Team Sport

Our team of in-house advisors has 100+ years of direct combined operational and investment experience. You can be confident we know our stuff. And we’re sure we can improve your odds of success. Because we’ve been there and done that–building successful products and companies.

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Our Team

Rev1 Team

Ashley Baig

Marketing Manager

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Deonna Barnett

Advisory Partner

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David Bergeron

Advisory Partner

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Trina Bhattacharyya

Partner Success Intern

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Justuss Boice

Market Intelligence Intern

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Matt Chimes

Director, Entrepreneur Dealflow & Insights

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Carol Curtis

Advisory Partner

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Matt Cynkar

Managing Director, Market Intelligence & Data Analytics

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Julia Dewey

Managing Director, Corporate Partnerships

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Andrea Ewing

Manager, Partner Success

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Dionnica Gaston

Director of Talent

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Bethany George

Managing Director

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Melinda Gloriosa

Investment Associate

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Kathleen Green

Executive Assistant to CEO & Investments

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Jaehyun Han

Market Intelligence Analyst Fellow

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Yvonne Katris

Senior Accountant

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Michael Kindrat-Pratt

Managing Director, State Auto Labs Fund

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Alison Lopriore

Director, Entrepreneur Programs

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Parker MacDonell

Managing Director

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Alicia Oddi

Managing Director, Entrepreneur & Inclusion Programs

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Vandana Reddy-Aedunuthula

Business Intelligence Analyst

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Sara Risch

Director, Venture Development

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Tim Roe


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Lisa Rosen

Accounting Manager

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Riley Shelton

Entrepreneur Engagement Fellow

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Bob Wiggins

Advisory Partner

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Leadership Team

Kristy Campbell

Chief Operating Officer

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David Dillman

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

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Wayne Embree

Executive Vice President, Venture Acceleration & Investments

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Ryan Helon

Executive Vice President, Investment Funds

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Mike McCann

Chief Business Development Officer

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Tom Walker

President & Chief Executive Officer

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Our Board of Directors

Stephanie Fortener
Crane Investment Company

Vice President

Kim Garland
State Auto Labs

SVP Commercial Lines and Managing Director

Michele Holcomb
Cardinal Health

EVP, Strategy and Corporate Development

David Meuse
Stonehenge Partners


Mike Papadakis
The Ohio State University

SVP and Chief Financial Officer

Susan Rector
Peterson Conners

Attorney at Law

Kevin Reeves
BP Energy Company,

Vice President, Natural Gas and Power Origination

Tim Robinson
Nationwide Children's Hospital

Chief Executive Officer

Andy Rose
Worthington Industries


Tom Walker
Rev1 Ventures

President & Chief Executive Officer

Grace Wang
The Ohio State University

Executive Vice President for Research, Innovation and Knowledge

Kim Zavislak

Columbus Office Managing Partner

Sue Zazon
Huntington Bank

President, Central Ohio Region