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The Company Lab Team

Marcus Shaw
Marcus ShawChief Executive Officer
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Mike Robinson
Mike RobinsonEIR/Operations
Tim Moore
Tim MooreProgram Manager
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Katie Hendrix
Katie HendrixKiva Program Manager
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Zac Beker
Zac BekerPrograms Administrator
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Erroll Wynn
Erroll WynnPrograms & Outreach Coordinator
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Megan Hanewald
Megan HanewaldExecutive Assistant
Taylor Bozarth
Taylor BozarthFellow
Katie Smith
Katie SmithIntern

Our team is supported by a network of dedicated mentors and diverse partners who invest countless hours and endless energy into our startups.

Board of Directors

Kristina Montague, ChairManaging Partner, The JumpFund
George Brown, Vice ChairCEO, Aegle Gear
Wade Hinton, SecretaryVP of Diversity and Inclusion, Unum
Travis Lytle, TreasurerSVP, SmartBank
Rick HitchcockAttorney and Shareholder, Chambliss, Bahner and Stophel
Deb SociaPresident and CEO, The Enterprise Center
Charlie BrockPresident Emeritus, Launch Tennessee
Sheldon GrizzleCo-founder, Chattanooga Football Club
Robert DooleyDean, UTC College of Business
Roy KeithPartner, Stonington Partners
Mattias JannerboAttorney, Miller & Martin PLLC
Tangela JohnsonPresident and CEO, North Georgia Center for Educational Excellence
Stefanie CroweChief Inspiration Officer, The JumpFund
Mickey CloudSVP, VaynerMedia
George YuFounder, Variable, Inc.
Santosh SankarCo-founder & Director, Dynamo
Mark McKnightPresident, Reflection Riding
Rebekah Elkins SharpePartner, Transparency Health
Cherita AllenDeputy Administrator of Economic Development, City of Chattanooga