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Alissa Crevier

Alissa Crevier is a marketing and brand partnerships executive with a background in streaming music, artist management, music and entertainment, and original content development. Her industry experience comes from a career at The Bowery Presents, PledgeMusic, Spotify (where she served as both the Global Director of Original Content & Artist Marketing and the Director of Brand Partnerships in North America) and Littlstar (where she served as the Global Head of Brand Partnerhships). Alissa sits on the advisory boards at Trinity College in Hartford, CT, St. Anthony Hall in Hartford, CT, and The Pablove Foundation in Los Angeles, CA. She is also serves as an accelerator mentor and advisor at MarketFit in Miami, FL. She is the Vice President of Global Business Development at Inception, the immersive agency that is leading the charge on developing XR technology, creating VR and AR content in-house, and distributing VR and MR content around the globe.
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Ross Simmons

Ross Simmonds is the founder of Foundation Marketing, a content marketing agency that combines data and creativity to develop & serve ambitious brands. Foundation has worked with brands all over the world ranging from some of the fastest growing startups to various Fortune 500 brands. In addition, Ross is the co-founder of Crate, a content marketing tool and Hustle & Grind which is an online store for entrepreneurs.

Over the years, Ross has been published or featured in publications such as Forbes, Venture Beat, Huffington Post, Mashable, BET, CBC and more. In 2016 he was named in Mashable as one of the top Snapchat marketers in the world and has shared his thoughts on marketing around the globe at conferences and events. Ross is also a board member of Volta Labs, Black Business Initiative, Phoenix House Foundation and the Boys & Girls Club of Preston.

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Andreina Nathaly Munoz

Andre EEna (Andreina) Munoz (who goes by Natalie (Nathaly) was born in Venezuela and legally migrated to Miami, FL as a child. She finished her Associate of Arts in 2011 and started her first tech intenship at Bookt, which was later sold to Realpage.

In 2015, she moved to Providence, RI to attend Johnson and Wales majoring in Robotics Engineering Technology. In 2017 she got the opportunity to work for General Electric while finishing her degree in Electronics Engineering Technology with a focus on Mechatronics.

In 2018, she then accepted a job offer as a Robotics Automation Developer where she continues to grow her career.
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Angie Zhou

Angie Zhou (Joe) has a genuine passion for the tech industry and an affinity for efficiency so she loves what she does.
Glocomms focuses on finding talent in Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Cybersecurity. Our clients range from stealth mode start-ups through to Fortune 500 companies across a number of industries. Always happy to connect with and talk to technologists – whether as a client or candidate or to simply talk tech. Current topics of interest are Diversity in Tech, Machine Learning, and all things Blockchain/Cryptocurrency.
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Rui Ma

Rui Ma is the founder of Euzen Labs, a venture lab focused on technology for wellbeing and human flourishing. She is also an angel investor and advisor to several startups and funds, including UNICEF Innovation Fund and Zeroth AI Accelerator. She has fifteen years of experience in technology and finance, spanning seed stage to pre-IPO investing. She is a former Investment Partner, head of Greater China and global head of fundraising at 500 Startups, a global seed fund and startup accelerator. Prior to 500, she worked for nearly a decade in private equity and mergers & acquisitions roles at the Raine Group, Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch in both Silicon Valley and China. Rui holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley, a Masters in Education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, an Executive MBA from INSEAD and Tsinghua University and is a candidate for an ALM in extension studies with a focus in Psychology from Harvard University. She writes and speaks frequently about technology and is a regular contributor to leading business media. She is also active in philanthropy and currently runs Rookie.Fund, a nonprofit student venture fund network in Asia.
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