Pemo Theodore: CoFounder/CEO & Executive Producer FinTech Silicon Valley
Pemo is a Media Publisher & Event Producer. She is CoFounder/CEO Silicon Valley TV: Broadcasting Silicon Valley to the World! She is the CoFounder/CEO & Executive Producer of FinTech Silicon Valley & organizes Bay Area FinTech meetup: Silicon Valley FinTech meetup & Blockchain Music meetup with almost 3k members. She has produced in the past Smart Money Silicon Valley: Network with & Learn from Silicon Valley Investors! ; NoPanels: Engage Directly with Investors & Industry Leaders ; PitchPerfect Silicon Valley: Craft your Pitch for Funding! She video interviews venture capitalists & angel investors & partners with videographers to cover San Francisco Bay area startup conferences & meetups with livestreaming, video & foto packages Silicon Valley TV She is based in Silicon Valley & has been involved in online business for 13 years. She has been in small business for 45 years in Ireland, London, Canada & Australia. She also published a free ebook (the findings of 1 year research from VCs, angels & women founders) “Why are Women Funded Less than Men? a crowdsourced conversation” She was TheNextWomen‘s most prolific contributor of 2011. Silicon Valley TV has been noted as a platform for supporting high growth women led companies in Huffington Post @pemo Linkedin facebook Google +
Ravi Anaparti, CoFounder
Ravi is CoFounder of FinTech Silicon Valley & an investment management professional with 12+ years of research/portfolio management experience and outstanding long-term track record in multiple asset classes (public and private equities, commodities, real estate) and sectors (Energy, Cleantech, Infrastructure). He is an active investor in market place lending, commercial real estate and cryptocurrencies. He currently advises multiple Fintech companies. Ravi started his career as an engineer, led product development and managed the tech center at a manufacturing company serving the energy, automotive and trucking industries. He is an alumni of Haas MBA program at UC Berkeley and has B.S (IIT Chennai) and M.S (Univ. of Iowa) in Mechanical Engineering. Ravi is passionate about financial education and inclusion
Blockchain Rafa @SVCryptoNews
Rafa first became interested in mining Bitcoin at Stanford University’s Bitcoin Edge Initiative and has never looked back. Rafa is passionately interested in applying the blockchain and smart contracts to novel applications. His experience uniquely bridges the divide between the digital and real world applications with a focus on regulation and policy, business and software development. Rafa is an experienced San Francisco FinTech entrepreneur and Angel Investor.
ICO Watch Broadcast Luz @SVICOWatch
Luz Gonzalez is CEO and co-founder of Konviv, the Money Coach App. Konviv is an artificial-intelligence money management platform that’s connected to a friendly chatbot. Konviv is a game-changer for anyone struggling with their finances, living paycheck-to-paycheck, having irregular streams of income, those that are part of the gig-economy, or anyone who just wants better tools to better manage their money. Luz sees the potential for blockchain to empower millions/billions around the world to access financial services and products that before were completely out of reach, and is excited to be part of the blockchain movement.
Byron Pogir FinTech Silicon Valley Talent Jam @FinTechSVjobs
Byron is a tech-savvy Business Development professional with expertise building consultative relationships with clients, businesses, and operational stakeholders in B2B and B2C markets. He has a proven track record analyzing, contextualizing, and presenting complex solutions up to the C-suite for multi-$M international enterprises. He enjoys working as a collaborative team member and autonomous contributor, who is driven to deliver exceptional results for all stakeholders.