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Steve Gorevan, Honeybee Robotics

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Greg Simon, Crowd-Financing

Greg Simon is the CEO of Poliwogg, an online crowd-financing marketplace that provides opportunities to invest in start-up companies in Healthcare, Yield-based investments and Community enterprises. He has held senior positions in both Chambers of Congress and the White House, been a senior strategy consultant to a variety of international technology CEO’s, led a national patient advocacy nonprofit he co-founded with Mike Milken and served as a senior executive at a large pharmaceutical corporation. He has developed a reputation as […]

 

Chris Nicola, Cave Exploration in Ukraine

Chris Nicola is currently working as a Senior Investigator for New York State. He formerly worked as a union organizer, a police officer, a bodyguard, an undercover investigator in the NYC schools, and a civilian operative for the FBI. He holds a strong passion for exploration that began in the mid 1970′s by scuba diving in caves, wrecks, and the ocean. His most important work, however, started 20 years ago while exploring a rumor he heard about a set of […]

 
 

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