Recovering Economic Developer, Former Partner at a Private Equity firm, turnaround ops, Board Governance and policy junkie.
Owned and operated businesses from startup stage to growth. Experience in onboarding systems, operations, sports, wellness and VR.
Manages social media, content creation, community platforms and outreach.
VP of Ticket Sales and Data Ops for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Thunder LaunchPad Partner.
Founder and Angel Investor
Founder of Bandwagon, Venture Partner in Republic and Angel Investor.
Helped conceive the Thunder Launchpad, formerly with the Thunder, now VP at Recentive Analytics.
Founded Watkins-Conti-Product, a women's health startup. Often mentors on fundraising, patents and negotiation.
Orchestrates founders needs with GAN resources, mentors and tools.
Co-Founded Kanna and Kanna U. StitchCrew Alumni Batch 4.
Connects Founders with Corporate Partners. Former DD Associate at one of the largest Angel Groups.
Partner at KO Firms and venture lawyer for startups and startup orgs, including GAN and TechStars.
Founder + Growth
Founder of Tailwind, a social media integrator and data analytics company. StitchCrew mentor since inception.
People + Operations
Partner at Mettise and a mega connector. Previously served as executive director of economic & workforce development.
Partner at HoganTaylor, a CPA and Strategy consulting firm with offices across the nation. He has been a StitchCrew mentor since inception.
FinTech and Banking
Business Development executive at Arvest Bank and Latinx community activist.
Founded Happily (formerly DateBox), a relationship health company.
StitchCrew mentor since inception.
Responsible for deal flow and due diligence at Tulsa based VC Atento Capital.
Policy and Community Relations
Leads Public Policy and Community Development for Google Americas. Andrew is also StitchCrew Board Member.
ED at Holberton Tulsa, former founding team member at Quorum a B2B SaaS company based in DC.
Venture Capitalist and a StitchCrew mentor since inception. Focuses primarily on Health Tech.
Venture Capitalist and a StitchCrew mentor since inception. Managing Partner Rebar Capital and Venture Advisor at Innov8.
Founder of Verge Law, a StitchCrew mentor since inception. Matt also owns multiple retail businesses.
SBIR (Gov Tech) Funding expert. Runs the OU Innovation Hub.
Secretary of Technology and Innovation at the Chickasaw Nation. Former Co-Founder of Appable.
Founder + CEO
Founder of BrandingOfficeHours, a growth for startups firm. Formerly Brandi was responsible for all of GAN's marcom efforts.
Managing Partner at Cortado Ventures, Oklahoma City based VC Fund. Founder Antioch Energy.
General Manager for the Oklahoma City Energy FC Team.
Innovation Contractor for the State of Oklahoma under the Dept. of Commerce. Former Sec. of Ed