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Laura Heltebran

A seasoned C-suite executive and international leader, Laura Heltebran has 30 years of global experience in technology, outsourcing, hospitality, franchising, travel and aviation. She is a highly collaborative and trusted business advisor to Fortune 500 public companies with worldwide operations as well as smaller entrepreneurial companies. She has spent years … Read more

L. Scott Askins

Scott Askins is an expert in scaling disruptive technology companies, driving strategy to lead organic and acquisitive growth and international expansion. Scott has successfully executed over 50 strategic deals valued in aggregate at over $15 billion, including as a key contributor to billion dollar exits/valuations, in three industries – FinTech, … Read more

Julie Jacobs

Julie Jacobs is General Counsel of Verizon Media, a global technology and digital media company with a dynamic house of brands that reach over one billion people around the world. Yahoo (Yahoo Mail, Yahoo.com, Yahoo Finance, Yahoo News and Yahoo Sports), AOL (AOL Mail and AOL.com), TechCrunch and MAKERS are … Read more

Jannie K. Lau

Jannie K. Lau is a former S&P 400® technology company executive who currently advises a diverse portfolio of companies on business growth and transformation, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) matters, and domestic and international government affairs. She serves on the Board of Directors of Arduro Sustainable Rubber Inc., a green … Read more

Loria B. Yeadon

Loria is President & CEO of the YMCA of Greater Seattle. She serves on the Board of Directors of Laird Norton Company and its Nominating Committee.  She served on the Board of TiVo Corporation, as First Vice Chair of Legal Momentum (Women’s Legal Defense and Education Fund), Chair of the … Read more

Mallun Yen

As a repeat founder, operator, public company officer, and tech executive, Mallun Yen is known for launching and growing enterprise businesses using a data-driven approach to disrupt industry conventions and fundamentally altering behaviors using aligned incentives.

Currently, Mallun is the founder and CEO of Operator Collective, a new and … Read more

Michelle M. Warner

Michelle M. Warner is a highly accomplished senior executive with over two decades of business experience with international public companies operating in over 50 countries. She has been a key participant in developing cross-functional M&A teams and building world class transaction and integration processes and practices. As a member of … Read more

Rena Miwako Wheaton

Ms. Wheaton is founder and principal of The Wheaton Group, a business consulting and law firm that advises Epson America, Inc. and other clients on business strategies and complex business and finance transactions. During her career of more than 25 years, Ms. Wheaton has honed her ability to resolve business … Read more

Karyn Smith

Karyn Smith is a skilled public company executive with more than 25 years of experience working with high growth technology companies, having spent the last decade inside companies focused on innovating and disrupting established industries. Karyn has held a variety of operational roles and has led multiple companies through initial … Read more

Karen Ostad

Karen Ostad is an internationally recognized leader in structuring and implementing business reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, primarily involving financially distressed or emerging markets companies. Her experience is global (including Europe, China, Japan, India, and South America) and she has led transactions in many industries including insurance, banking and other financial … Read more