Mentors & Speakers

The Silicon Y’all network consists of experienced investors and operators that bring incredible value to our participants.

The 2018 group is currently being finalized, but take a look at some of our previous mentors and speakers.

Greg Owens

IronPlanet

Bill Fox

Momentum Telecom

Mark Solovy

Monroe Capital

John Yates

Morris, Manning, & Martin, LLP

Tom Worner

MVF

James Outland

New Capital Partners

Garret Gray

Next Gear Solutions

Eric Wilkins

Pamlico Capital

Bryce Youngren

Polaris Partners

Ron Hess

Primus Capital

Ross Croley

Ministry Brands

Tim Stevens

QuinStreet

Brian Henley

Recurring Capital Partners

Jeff Mumford

Red Ventures

Rick Morse

Rennovation Brands

Fred Sturgis

Resurgens Technology Partners

Erik Budde

RothIRA

Tim McCormick

SaaSOptics

Stewart Lynn

Serent Capital

Bill Smith

Shipt

Hunter Witherington

SSM Partners

Frank Young

Sverica

David Brasfield

Temenos/ThreatAdvice

Jeff Gale

TicketBiscuit

Carter Griffin

Updata Partners

Austin Woody

Upland Software

Chris Curtin

Visa/HP

Alex Stratoudakis

Warburg Pincus

Cecil Bostany

Warren Averett

Brannon Huntz

Wells Fargo

Shiv Narayanan

Wild Apricot

Noam Bergelson

XLMedia

Ripan Kadakia

Zelnick Media Capital

David Cusimano

Accel-KKR

Robert Faber

Ballast Point Ventures

Marco Ferrari

Providence Equity

Matt Hamilton

Summit Partners

Santhosh Keshavan

Voya

John Leonard

Wells Fargo

Matt Picciano

Alpine Investors

Tyler Wick

Abry Partners

Brian Goldsmith

Bain Capital Ventures

Chris Speltz

Bankrate

John Hoesley

CIBC

Josh Roberts

CIBC

Sanjay Singh

CTS

David Gray

Daxko

James Tieng

Exceed Capital Partners

Liz Pharo

Featheringill Capital

Frank Dalton

Fulcrum Equity Partners

Matt Mazar

Goldman Sachs

Jamie Hutchinson

Goodwin Procter

Mario Moore

Advisory Board Company

Bill Nix

Greater Sum Ventures

Zane Tarence

Founders Advisors

Jack Perkowski

Green4U Technologies

Shamit Mehta

Guidepost Growth Equity

Anna Talerico

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