Darlene Boudreaux

Darlene M. Boudreaux, CPA, Dallas/Fort Worth. After several years as a worldwide tax partner with Andersen, Darlene co-founded and became the CEO of a pharmaceutical manufacturing company, leading the company through multiple years on the Inc 500 list. Following her sale of the company, she was Executive Director of TechFW, a technology business incubator in […]

John Webb

John Webb has a unique career path which spans the venture world, healthcare and aerospace. Currently, he is CEO and Managing Partner of Quantum Reach(QR), a venture capital and consulting hybrid focused on growth strategies for early stage/medium sized companies. He also serves as a consultant to firms, academic institutions and other organizations looking to […]

Keith W. Ward

Keith W. Ward, PhD, is a life sciences executive with over 25 years of experience in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Ward currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of InterveXion Therapeutics, a private clinical-stage biotech company developing immunotherapies for substance use disorders. Prior to joining InterveXion, Dr. Ward served as Executive Vice […]

Bob Storey

Bob Storey is a VIC Strategic Advisory Board member and formerly Managing Director of VIC Maryland Branch. Mr. Storey is serving as CEO of OsteoVantage and Chairman of Vixiar Medical. He has over 30 years of experience in the development of new businesses, particularly in regulated industries. He formerly served as the President and CEO […]

Tom Saylor

Mr. Saylor is an experienced executive with extensive capabilities building and managing entrepreneurial organizations. His experience includes fundraising, strategy development, in- and out-licensing, and acquisitions in Asia, Europe and the United States. Saylor has served as CEO of six emerging biotech companies in the US, Europe and Asia covering drug development, drug delivery and formulation […]

Bernie Prusaczyk

Bernie Prusaczyk is a VIC Strategic Advisory Board member and formerly Managing Director of VIC Massachusetts Branch. A graduate of the College of the Holy Cross, he is an executive with more than 25 years of leadership including medical devices and business intelligence. Mr. Prusaczyk has been at the core of several start-up entities during […]

Dan Owen

Mr. Owen is a private investor, entrepreneur and company advisor with a successful track record in pay television, enterprise technology, digital media and venture capital. Mr. Owen was president and chief operating officer of SpectraVision, a Richardson, TX startup which became the world’s largest hotel movie system. He was co-founder and managing general partner of […]

Yee-Lin Lai

Yee-Lin Lai is a program officer at the Walton Family Foundation supporting entrepreneurial development and a fellow with Heartland Forward. She previously served as an assistant to the dean at the University of Arkansas Walton College of Business and as deputy director of the Ministry of Health and senior assistant director at the Ministry of […]

David Hendren

David Hendren is Managing Director of Augmentum Advisors, a consulting, business advisory, and management firm based in the Greater Boston area. David advises and partners with entrepreneurs, start-ups, growth stage companies, mature enterprises, sponsors, and investors to create, fund, drive growth, and harvest stakeholder value. David has extensive experience in launching, financing, and building successful […]

Scott Dodson

Scott Dodson has spent 30 years in the medical device space leading organizations from successful IPO’s and exits to globally recognized Fortune 500 companies in every region of the world. He was recently named one of the Top 100 Most Influential Leaders in Healthcare. He has been the President, CEO and Board Member of two […]

Amir Baluch

Amir Baluch, MD, is an investor, serial entrepreneur, and fund manager at BioWise Capital, LLC. Dr. Baluch has six years experience in private equity and securities with series 22 and 63, four years experience under a broker-dealer where he trained to evaluate opportunity, negotiate, mitigate risk, and underwrite. He is also an internationally best selling […]

James (Jamie) Rogers

James (Jamie) Rogers is a highly accomplished and forward-thinking business leader with extensive experience in production management, sales/marketing, mergers & acquisitions, strategic planning, manufacturing, distribution, employee relations, and organizational transformation. As Chief Operating Officer for Texas Industries he helped the company grow from a small, family-owned sand and gravel operation in the early 1950s to […]