9Lenses CEO & Founder
Edwin is a four-time CEO and recognized growth and turnaround thought leader. He has proven his skills of leadership, motivation, and business model assessment and creation in both the public and private theaters. Edwin holds an MBA from the George Washington University.
Jesse serves as Executive Director of Corporate Strategy & Development for the Corporate Executive Board (CEB). He’s served in various roles at CEB in the Office of the Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, New Product Development, and Strategic Research. Mr. Levin received his BA from the University of Richmond and his MBA from Columbia Business School.
John is President and CEO of the Capital Trust Group, an international merchant/investment bank where he oversees US operations and worldwide investment banking. He has managed equity investments with revenues from $20-$500 million.
Peggy is CEO and Chairman of the Board of Blackbird Technologies, Inc. Previously, Ms. Styer co-founded Razor’s Edge, a venture capital fund that is focused on national security related technologies. Ms. Styer was also a co-founder and served as CEO of RavenWing, which was ultimately sold to Boeing. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from California State University, Northridge, and a master’s degree in Technology Management from the University of Maryland.
Jake is a Managing Director at Kinetic Ventures. His investment activities focus on power/clean technologies, transaction-based software, and other emerging concepts. He is a director of APX Holdings, Zift Solutions, LeaseTerm Solutions, and AnyPresence. He received his BA degree from Roanoke College and his MBA from Harvard Business School.