Alex Quilici

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Alex Quilici

YouMail is changing how the world handles phone calls by providing intelligent, cloud-based telecommunication services, having answered well over 5 billion calls from roughly half of the phones in America. YouMail's flagship app is an intelligent call manager that stops robocalls with its highly accurate caller ID and smart blocking technology, provides the industry's easiest one-touch conference calling capabilities, provides an automated virtual receptionist for handling, routing, and responding to calls, and includes the company's award-winning voicemail service. YouMail also produces WhoAreYou, a caller ID and call blocking app on Android, and publishes the YouMail Robocall Index, which tracks the volume and extent of robocalls in the United States.

YouMail was founded in Irvine, Calif, in 2007, and the company is privately funded. YouMail is backed by VantagePoint Capital Partners, Wavemaker Ventures, the Tech Coast Angels ACE Fund, the CrunchFund, the Tech Coast Angels, and numerous private investors and family offices.

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Anne Ahola Ward

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Anne Ahola Ward

Anne Ahola Ward is chief executive officer at Veritoken Global. Dubbed “The Mother of Startups” by CNN, Ward is an entrepreneur, futurist, and published O’Reilly author. As CEO of Veritoken Global, Ward has led the way for updates in blockchain technology, specifically utilizing previously underappreciated technology known as “Non-Fungible Tokens” (NFTs) to help alleviate global suffering for the unbanked.

In a career that spans more than 15 years, Ward has thrived in most areas of technology and is known for her strategic growth scientist strategies, having mastered nearly every role in web development including DBA, webmaster and developer. Ward was an early entrant into the field of search engine optimization and in 2009 co-founded digital marketing agency, CircleClick, which has worked with world-renowned companies including Apple and Samsung. Ward was named one of Entrepreneur's "27 Top Masters of Marketing that everyone can learn from" in 2014, and "Top 50 Inspirational Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2017." Ward sometimes tours as an IoT Influencer with the elite IBM Futurist Program.

She has worked with Apple, Samsung, Heroku, Twilio, Inc. magazine, Farmer's Insurance, Dr. Phil McGraw (Path to Recovery), A&E Intervention's Ken Seeley and Rikki Rockett from Poison.

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Martin Gurri

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Martin Gurri

I am the author of The Revolt of the Public and the Crisis of Authority in the New Millennium (2014). A new, updated edition of the book, including a foreword by Arnold Kling and analysis of Trump, Brexit, and our current political zaniness, was published in December 2018 by Stripe Press.

I have 28 years of experience as Director of Research and senior analyst in the U.S. Government's Open Source Center. I have five years of experience in the private sector as Chief Analyst in Fifth Wave, working as a recognized expert in geopolitical analysis and the development of courses on analysis and open source exploitation, and serving as instructor.

I led the development of new methodologies for analyzing new media, including video persuasion and audience resonance analysis.

I developed highly successful courses and instructed less experienced analysts in navigating the complex new global information landscape.

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Isaac Gredinberg

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Isaac Gredinberg

Get Off Your Apps (Goya-Move) is an app that gets kids off their phones and actually moving. We do this by incentivizing kids by rewarding screen time through movement, exercise, and measurable goals. Get Off Your Apps teaches kids about screen time moderation and accountability. Available on both Google Play Store and iOS App Store.

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Ken Rosenblood

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Ken Rosenblood

A wellness platform and tool for people, coaches and providers to improve outcomes. minder is an advanced wearable that conditions improved posture and diaphragmatic breathing through biofeedback, resulting in better wellness.

Ken is the founder of obVus Solutions and has a proven successful track record of pioneering multi-billion dollar platforms and developing products and devices in practice-based healthcare. Ken has had multiple successful exits from previous ventures in recurring revenue, PaaS, SaaS businesses.

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