Paulette E. Pantoja is Founder and CEO of Blu Digital Group, which manages, processes, qualifies and distributes film/tv content to video streaming platforms using its BluCloud™ technology. Since the company’s founding in 2007 (which she did on her own and without investment, from her apartment), Paulette has helped Blu. play an increasingly influential role within the home entertainment industry. Blu. recently concluded a multi-million dollar A-round financing.
YiWen Li is a healthcare executive with broad experience in venture and global commercialization. She is a venture partner at Cerracap Cares, a woman led impact fund focused on education, environment and empowerment. She is also an advisor at Ternary Fund Management, a multi strategy platform based in Singapore. Yiwen started her career at Capital Group, a leading investment manager with over $2 trillion under management; and thereafter, at NantWorks, a global conglomerate holding company. Yiwen has over 12 years investment and operational experience and is well versed in the venture landscape in California and Asia.
Debbie Holzcamp | CEO & founder VIRTANZA. Debbie has 25 years of C-Level Sales and General Management experience. Virtanza provides technology-sales engineered, virtual classroom-style, sales certificate programs to colleges, employers, and workforce development to build the bridge between people seeking income security and employers in need of qualified, sales candidates. Customers include-a number of large public and private universities including: Ohio State, UC Irvine, and Denison University; Anixter, Arc Document Solutions, Updox, Fox40, Groove.co, TeamDynamix, TTi, WoolpertKEY
Heather Engels is a Senior Associate at K1 Investment Management, a Private equity fund which invests in technology. She is responsible for investor relations and external financial reporting. Previously, Heather worked in the Private Fund Group at Credit Suisse, where she provided private placement and advisory services to a range of alternative investment firms. Heather received her B.S. in Business Administration and B.A. in Journalism & Mass Communication, summa cum laude, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She received her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
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