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Gary Clarke

Gary Clarke

Boston, MA | Operating Executive: CEO, COO, CFO for Growth Companies in CleanTech, BioTech, Manufacturing, and SaaS

Project-oriented strategy, finance, and operations executive with a twenty-three-year career that spans inception and capital formation, through hyper-growth and exit with pioneering growth stage companies. Specializes in driving board-level financial, operational, and strategic initiatives to improve cash-flow, strengthen operations and maximize returns for shareholders. International experience in SaaS, Energy, IoT, CleanTech Manufacturing, and Biotech to $300M P/L. Presently I am working as a fractional CFO / COO for early, and growth stage startups. Previously I worked with a... Read more

Laura Thorne

Laura Thorne

Syracuse, NY | Consulting with STEAM! Strategic Tactics for Environment, Arts, and Manufacturing | The Environmental Career Coach

Does it feel like you're putting out fires all day? Struggling to keep up with the latest 'right way' to run your business? Technology changes got your head spinning? Does tackling your objectives feel more like playing whack-a-mole? You can put an end to all these real struggles. MY CLIENTS Owners and leaders of environmental, manufacturing, and art businesses who have been making great gains on their innovative product/service, start-up enthusiasm, and stellar leadership skills, yet have stagnated. These are visionary leaders, just like you, who can see the future they want to... Read more

John Whisman

John Whisman

Sebastopol, CA | Solar energy business, technical and finance consulting.

John has worked in the field of solar energy since 1985 and has developed an expertise in the integrated analysis of residential, commercial and utility solar energy systems. He has a deep understanding of solar technical issues, grief-tied and storage based, utility rate tariff idiosyncrasies, as well as the various financing models available for commercial solar energy development. He has worked with every type of commercial business from small retail to large industrial manufacturing to government to solar farms. John is an excellent communicator which allows him to deliver information... Read more

Manny Barriger

Manny Barriger

Rockford, MI | Proven CLSSMBB with World Class Experience.

Over the past twenty years I have focused professionally on Business Process Improvement with the majority of my efforts in cost reductions through re-engineering with Lean and Six Sigma. I am very passionate about Business Transformation while improving customers’ values to win in business. My hands on experience in problem solving has offered me the ability to be part of great teams in the business world. The career experience that I offer is based on working with many of thee top companies to bring about capability that a professional cannot offer who has spent their whole career at... Read more

Tony Saxton

Tony Saxton

Austin, TX | Successful entrepreneur / executive that has built multiple companies, with experience in finance, marketing, operations and more.

Mr. Saxton is a Founding Partner of Core Partners, LLC, a group of experienced executives and investors who manage and / or own interests in an array of ventures in the U.S. and internationally. Core Partners targets ventures that harness the positive power of enterprise while generating a measurable impact for society and the natural environment. In addition, Mr. Saxton is a Founder and CEO of Terra Global Solutions, LLC. TGS is a highly specialized design, development and integration firm that is dedicated to harnessing the latest technologies to create extraordinary expeditionary... Read more

Mani Vadari

Mani Vadari

Sammamish, WA | Provide consulting services to enable the modern grid, through technology and extract value to both electrical utilities and its customers

Dr. Vadari is Founder and President of Modern Grid Solutions delivering consulting and training services to a global set of smart grid companies seeking deep subject matter expertise in setting business, technical and strategic direction to develop the next-generation electric/energy system. Dr. Vadari has been delivering solutions to the electric utility industry focusing on Transmission/Distribution/ generation operations, Energy markets, and Smart Grid for over 25 years. His roles have mostly been Business Architect, and/or Lead solution delivery for major utilities in North America... Read more

Pedro Guillen

Pedro Guillen

Walled Lake, MI | Managing Partner at Kinetik Partners, helping business grow and increase profitability

Pedro Guillen is the managing partner and founding member of Kinetik Partners. Pedro specializes in corporate innovation strategy to exploit strategic innovation discontinuities. Pedro has lead broad range of innovation and technology strategy projects in the advanced manufacturing and clean energy markets. He has a particular interest in innovation ecosystems, business model innovation, technology road mapping and commercialization strategies. He writes a monthly innovation strategy article for the World Industrial Reporter. Prior to joining Kinetik Partners, Pedro worked for... Read more