Meet the Speakers

Kevin Barber

Kevin Barber

Managing Director

Sun Mountain Private Credit
Ryan Buckmaster

Ryan Buckmaster

EIR Director

CoMotion at Univ of WA
Brian Burns

Brian Burns

Partner

Grayhawk Capital, AZ
Chris Calder

Chris Calder

Venture Capital Investor

Epic Ventures, UT
Ginny Coles

Ginny Coles

Senior Attorney

Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Steve Dimmer

Steve Dimmer

CEO

Curvafix, WA
Brent Donnelly

Brent Donnelly

Deputy District Director

Small Business Association, MT Region
Rob Irizarry

Rob Irizarry

Director, Customer Experience Optimization

Oracle
Daniel Juliano

Daniel Juliano

Associate Director

MSU TechLink
Darren Nitz

Darren Nitz

Principal

Free Vector Advisors
John O'Donnell

John O'Donnell

Managing Director

Montana Growth Partners
Julie Penner

Julie Penner

Managing Director

Techstars, CO
Renee Reijo Pera

Renee Reijo Pera

VP Research & Econ Development

Montana State University
Mark Ranalli

Mark Ranalli

Dean, College of Business & Entrepreneurship

Montana State University
Bryn Rees

Bryn Rees

Director of Tech Transfer

UC Boulder
Scott Sehnert

Scott Sehnert

President

Rocky Mountain Bank
Kate Shillo

Kate Shillo

Managing Partner

Upslope Capital, CO
Abby Taubner

Abby Taubner

Managing Director

gBETA, WI
David Vap

David Vap

Founding Partner

Yellowstone Growth Partners, MT