harout nazerian, CEO
Harout is a successful business professional with extensive experience as an entrepreneur, engineer, project manager, and strategy and operations consultant for startups and small and medium sized businesses. His industry experience is diverse covering the venture capital, restaurant, real estate, engineering, construction, oil and gas, healthcare, dermatology, lifestyle, education, and technology sectors. He has successfully led multi-generational, international teams throughout his career and represented prestigious domestic and global organizations such as NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and WorleyParsons. Currently, Harout works in the venture capital industry and provides exceptional leadership and guidance on business strategy and operations for startups and businesses of all sizes ranging from projects regarding idea generation and feasibility studies to business development, capital resource management, and project execution.
mike wang, COO
Mike is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Scrum Master (CSM), and Product Owner (CSPO) with in-depth experience developing, commercializing, and launching new products in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry for startups, small businesses, and global multinationals such as King’s Hawaiian and Nestle. In addition to new product development, he has led teams to develop strategic partnerships, acquire and construct new office locations and manufacturing lines, and handle software development with on- and off-shore teams. With his Marketing focus from UCLA’s MBA program, Mike provides a well-rounded approach to corporate leadership and business development from a Marketing, Operations, and Business Strategy perspective.