Todd Headley is President of CSU Ventures, which is dedicated to commercializing technology and innovations developed at Colorado State University. He previously held roles in technology commercialization and business development at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Iowa State University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to entering the university technology commercialization field, Todd spent 10 years working in the biopharmaceutical industry for Schering-Plough and Wyeth, primarily engaged in manufacturing and product development activities. He holds bachelor's degrees in both Microbiology and Environmental Science from South Dakota State University and an MBA from Iowa State University.

Larry Curran is Chief Development Officer of VION Holdings LLC. He Oversees marking, sales,  and acquisitions. Larry is instrumental in brand development and pre and post purchase strategies.  

Elise Lachowyn is a Partner at Think Outside Marketing where she develops strategic marketing solutions by providing comprehensive marketing plans, preparing in depth business analyses, and specializing in offering solutions to marketing and communications issues. She has held numerous positions within the toy industry, including Vice President of Marketing and Product Management.