Building a company is a team sport

It takes a team to build a successful company. And we’ve assembled some of the best around. Not just in this region, but in the nation.

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

Learn about how we work with entrepreneurs.

Meet the Rev1 Team

  • Edward Asare
    Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Erik Berg
    Analyst, Investment Funds
  • David Bergeron
    Senior Vice President, Venture Development
  • Shannon Blair
    Digital Marketing Specialist
  • Erica Carlson
    Market Intelligence Intern
  • Cody Changet
    Graphic Designer
  • Matt Chimes
    Associate, Market Intelligence
  • Matt Cynkar
    Senior Director, Market Intelligence & Analytics
  • Andrew Daniels
    Venture Analyst
  • Julia Dewey
    Senior Director, Corporate Partner Success
  • Andrea Ewing
    Manager, Corporate Connections
  • Bethany George
    Senior Director, Investment Funds
  • Pete Georgeff
    Entrepreneur Engagement Advisor
  • Kathleen Green
    Executive Assistant to President & CEO
  • Mary Jane Grinstead
    Marketing Consultant
  • Margaret Groh
    Senior Vice President, Life Sciences
  • Heather Harmon
    Director, Marketing & Community Outreach
  • Chip Holcombe
    Development Director
  • John Hrivnak
    Director, Investment Funds
  • Muyang Hu
    Director, Venture Acceleration
  • Yvonne Katris
    Senior Accountant
  • Michael Kindrat-Pratt
    Senior Director, State Auto Labs Fund
  • Alison Lopriore
    Manager, Service Provider & Mentor Engagement
  • Parker MacDonell
    Managing Director, Ohio TechAngel Funds
  • Ann Marks
    Administrative Assistant
  • Mike McCann
    Senior Vice President, Corporate Partnerships
  • Maurice McGee
    Staff Accountant
  • Alicia Oddi
    Senior Director, Entrepreneur & Inclusion Programs
  • Tim Roe
    Venture Analyst
  • Peter Schmidt
    Analyst, Investment Funds
  • John Schroepfer
    Chief Financial Officer in Residence

Leadership Team

  • Kristy Campbell
    Chief Operating Officer
  • David Dillman
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Wayne Embree
    Executive Vice President, Investments & Venture Acceleration
  • Ryan Helon
    Executive Vice President, Investment Funds
  • Tom Walker
    President & Chief Executive Officer

Our Board

  • Jon Eesley
    Windsor Advisory Group
  • Kim Garland
    State Auto Labs
    SVP Standard Lines & Managing Director
  • Harry Hallowell
    SVP, Chief Investment Officer
  • David Meuse
    Stonehenge Partners
  • Mike Papadakis
    The Ohio State University
    Interim SVP and CFO, Treasurer
  • Susan Rector
    Peterson Conners
    Attorney at Law
  • Kevin Reeves
    BP Energy Company,
    Vice President, Natural Gas and Power Origination
  • Timothy Robinson
    Nationwide Children's Hospital
    EVP & Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
  • Andy Rose
    Worthington Industries
  • Mark Shary
    Tamarind Hill
  • Dwight Smith
    Sophisticated Systems
    Founder, President and CEO
  • Pamela Springer
    ORIS Intelligence
  • Morley Stone
    The Ohio State University
    Sr. Vice President for Research
  • Brent Stutz
    Cardinal Health, Inc.
    Senior Vice President, Commercial Technologies Fuse by Cardinal Health
  • Bruce Vanderhoff
    Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer
  • Tom Walker
    Rev1 Ventures
    President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Sue Zazon
    Huntington Bank
    President, Central Ohio Region