Ashish Thakur and Amyn Sadruddin / TiE Atlanta
TiE is a non-profit, global community welcoming entrepreneurs from all over the world. We believe in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing business through our five pillars; mentoring, networking, education, incubating and funding. TiE was founded in 1992 by a group of successful entrepreneurs and is currently the world’s largest entrepreneurial organization out there. With programs like TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) and Mentor Match, we are reaching out and fostering the next generation of entrepreneurs.
Jeetan Singh / HighPoints Learning, Inc.
Founder & President/CEO, Datamatics Inc : www.Datamatucs.us: Sept 1993, started a Software Consultancy company (Datamatics Consultants Inc) from a 1-Bedroom Apt. The main focus of Datamatics Consultants is to provide high quality software consultants & professional services to Fortune 500 companies in USA.
In 1999, Datamatics Consultants Inc was recognized as #81ranked fastest privately held company by Inc 500. Datamatics Consultants has completed 21 years successful years since Sept 1993.
In early 2000’s, saw the emerging trends in the internet market. Companies like Google, Facebook, Netflix, Amazon were fast emerging leveraging on the power of internet. Driven by own entrepreneurship started software based services projects in the K12 eLearning space under HighPoints Learning with a focus to provide software based products & services to K12 schools (elementary to high schools ) in USA.
In last 8+ years, HighPoints eLearning program has been approved by Dept of Education in 26 states as Supplemental Educational Program.
Currently working on launching a new global brand ‘YouScore’, a social-media based platform with focus of educators, learners in K12 Space.
Dick Ingwersen and Matthew Frooman / Warren Averett
Dick Ingwersen is a Member of the Warren Averett Tax Division and serves on the Firm’s Executive Committee. Dick brings to clients extensive experience in individual tax and financial planning, estate and fiduciary planning, retirement plans, employee compensation, partnership taxation, private investment partnerships and closely-held corporations.
Matthew Frooman is a Member in the Tax Division of Warren Averett where his practice includes a wide variety of business and individual client matters. In addition, he is a Technical Compliance Firm Best Practices Leader. He has extensive experience with income tax compliance and planning for corporations, partnerships, trusts and individuals, including having worked with a number of multi-state and inbound and outbound foreign business clients, many with heavy capital and/or personnel investments. Some of Matthew’s special projects have included detailed analysis and mediation relating to litigation support (including divorce) matters, purchases and sales of businesses and Internal Revenue Service examinations. Additionally, he has led the roll-out of various specialized tax services for the Firm in conjunction with alliance partners, such as cost segregation studies, Georgia retraining tax credits and Section 412i defined benefit plans. He’s particularly adept at locating and executing opportunities to amend new clients’ prior tax returns for tax refunds, and at identifying improved tax filing positions on a current and ongoing basis for continued tax savings. Clients have called him “tenacious” in his approach to finding the best results for them. They value the creativity and acumen he brings to the table, along with his integrity and commitment to the Firm’s 5-STAR client service. Matthew resides in Atlanta with his wife of 30 years, and they have four children and one grandson.