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Missouri Venture Forum Elects 2013-2014 Board of Directors
The Missouri Venture Forum (MVF) recently announced its 2013-2014 board of directors. Marie Carlie, a Senior Member of Stone Carlie, was elected president.
By: Ann Marie Mayuga
Carlie is a Senior Member at Stone Carlie, where she works as an executive in the firm’s Tax & Business Services department. She also leads the Life Sciences & Emerging Technology Group. Carlie is a sought-after regional business leader and assists early-stage businesses in their development while volunteering her accounting and business expertise to St. Louis’ emerging technology community. Through sponsoring Capital Innovators and Arch Grants, Carlie assists companies that are crucial to St. Louis’ ongoing growth.
The MVF 2013-2014 officers and committee chairpersons include:
• President: Marie Carlie, Stone Carlie
• Vice President: Bob Calcaterra, StartUp Partners International, LLC
• Secretary and Governance Chairperson:
• Treasurer and Administration Chairman: Bob Cockrell, Montgomerry Bank
• Immediate Past President: Steve Thomas, The Net Impact
• Education and Capital Resources Chairman: Brian Rogers, Evans & Dixon, LLC
• Networking Chairman:Jim O’Donnell, O’Donnell Capital Company, LLC
This past year, the MVF board expanded the number of members elected as Directors at Large. The purpose of the board’s decision was to provide a broader perspective from the regional business, professional and technology communities. For a complete list of Directors at Large, please click on the following link, http://www.missouriventureforum.org/
MVF also recognized and thanked its 2013-14 sponsors, which include:
• Carmody MacDonald P.C.
• Evans & Dixon, L.L.C.
• Mueller Prost PC
• Schmersahl Treloar & Co.
• St. Louis Arch Angels
• St. Louis Regional Chamber
• Stone Carlie
Founded in 1985, MVF is a non-profit organization with the fundamental purpose to connect, discover and grow the St. Louis region’s early-stage business entrepreneurs through peer networking, education and access to capital resources. MVF has its monthly membership breakfast at the Moto Museum, 3441 Olive Street, SLMO 63103. To learn more, please visit the MVF website at www.missouriventureforum.org.