Ben Deda


Director of Marketing and Business Development

Ben and his team at Galvanize helps build and support the tech community in Denver. He’s committed to creating a home for developers, data scientists, and entrepreneurs. Ben’s also involved in Denver Startup Week; a celebration of everything entrepreneurial in Denver and is the…

Jay Zeschin

Ello & Director at Mode Set

Chief Architect

Seasoned application developer and technical architect, with extensive experience in building and scaling web applications (especially in the marketing space) and a passion for Agile/XP practices.

Jenny Starkey

Lassy Project

Director of Business Development and Media Relations

I work to implement creative and successful communications strategies that enrich audiences’ interactions, enhance messaging and generate awareness and impact for organizations. Specialties and skills include: brand and reputation management, communications strategy and messaging, community relations, public relations, internal and external communications, business development,…

Mary Jane Rogers

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Head of Communications

I have spent more than 25 years in communications, public affairs and marketing for JPMorgan Chase, a leading financial services company that serves more than half of all U.S. households and 4 million small businesses and entrepreneurs. It’s a wonderful company filled with smart,…

Peter Adams

Rockies Venture Fund

Managing Director

Peter is the co-author of Venture Capital for Dummies (John Wiley & Sons). He’s a managing director at Rockies Venture Fund – an early-stage venture capital fund providing capital formation through angel and VC investments. Portfolio companies include early stage technology, healthcare, life science,…

Todd Munson

JP Morgan Chase

Market President

Todd Munson became President and Colorado Market Manager for Chase in September 2005, relocating from Kentucky where he held a similar position. In his current role, Todd oversees the public affairs and market-based business for the company’s 2,000 employees and 1+ million customers. Todd’s…

W. Aaron Bowlds

TBC Holdings

General Cuunsel

W. Aaron Bowlds is a member of TBC Holdings’ executive team. In addition to serving as General Counsel for TBC Holdings and its operating companies, Mr. Bowlds is currently responsible for the company’s corporate development efforts, venture capital investments and agency publishing business. Past…