Welcome New MVF Members
Friday, February 3, 2017
Posted by: Admin
Please Welcome The Following MVF New Members
Matt Schumacher, Schumacher Creative
Schumacher Creative is an award-winning agency whose mission is to help organizations craft strategic brand messaging to deliver meaningful results. Schumacher Creative is skilled in all areas of marketing and communications including public relations, media relations, special events, internal communications, and strategic social media.
Vicky Gavrias, Ethos Business Coaching
Vicky’s company provides business development services to business owners and business leaders towards growing their company, increase profitability and build a sustainable and long lasting organization. She specializes in change management, organizational development and strategic planning.
Steve Sainz, US Bank
U.S. Bank is the 5th largest U.S. Commercial bank. With over 4,000 employees and 115 branches in the St. Louis metropolitan area the Bank has been the largest small business lender in the area for the past 11 years. In 2015 U.S. Bank provided more than $60 million in investments to communities in the area, which provided affordable housing, encouraged self-sufficiency and fostered economic development. The Bank has also received many accolades over the years including being honored for the second consecutive year in 2016 by the Ethisphere Institute as a World’s Most Ethical Company.
Stephen Gwinnup, NAI DESCO Commercial
NAI DESCO – Commercial real estate firm in St. Louis
Steve is a 20 + year commercial real estate veteran specializing in representing tenants and business users of real estate. He advises, coordinates and manages every aspect of his client’s real estate process, be it a renewal, expansion, relocation, acquisition or disposition.
Allan Doctor, KaloCyte
KaloCyte is a recently formed biotech company (Jan, 2017) located in the Biogenerator Accelerator Labs in the Cortex Building. KaloCyte was formed to develop a novel nano-scale biosynthetic artificial red blood cell, invented at Wash U, into a commercially viable blood substitute for field use.
Tamara Keefe, Clementine’s Creamery
Clementine's Naughty & Nice Creamery® in Lafayette Square, is a modern microcreamery serving unique small batch ice cream flavors, plus alcohol-infused options.
Linden Colby, Information Technology
My company name is Express Scripts. My mentor is Dr. Tonya Browning. I recently relocated from Austin, Texas to Saint Louis, Missouri as Express Scripts' first ever Senior Technical Writer. My mission: Bring a new discipline into the company. My personal interest: Girls Who Code, a national non-profit organization dedicated to closing the gender gap in technology.