Our mentors follow in the below list.

Current Director of Publishing Solutions, at HP with extensive experience in team, program, and startup management.

Owner of Blackledge Furniture, a fashion emphasized century owned family business, and a generous member of the Corvallis Small Business community.

Startup coach and adviser for new venture development in the Central Oregon region. Currently engaged with over 60 new enterprises on a pro-bono and contracted basis.

Business leader and owner with 20 years’ experience in business development, marketing, sales and management, including P&L responsibility.

Managing Director of Operations at Infortal Technologies, a global security and risk management consulting company. 

Former Vice President of North American Sales at Align Technologies, a global medical device company that pioneered the invisible orthodontics market with the introduction of the Invisalign system in 1999. 

Former CFO of companies that have had significant sales growth through acquisitions, market penetration and product innovation. 

Owner and CEO of The Social Edge, a growth marketer with a passion for intuitive design, pirate metrics, and hacking code.

Vice President of Engineering at Appnique, a software company that enables product managers to market mobile apps through organic app store SEO and paid campaigns.

Director of Operations at Hewlett-Packard since February 2013, with expertise in new product introduction, manufacturing strategy, development and deployment, as well as overseas manufacturing.

Managing Partner at x10 Consulting, a management consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations create high performing teams and outstanding organizational performance.

Managing Director of Blacksmith Ventures, a consulting entity that focuses on early stage technology start-ups. 

Vice President of Sales at Perpetua Power Source Technologies a company that develops and manufactures advanced renewable energy solutions which enable customers to develop, deploy and benefit from next-generation wireless sensor applications.

Co-Director for the Small Business Development Center at Linn-Benton Community College. Experienced business adviser with expertise in start-ups, small businesses, non-profits, major corporations and global enterprises.

Founded private executive management consulting and venture development firms in Bend, Oregon, after earning substantial corporate experience with publicly traded companies. 

Director of Research Programs for Oregon BEST, a State Signature Research Center focused on advancing the cleantech cluster.  

Managing director at Northwest Technology Ventures, an Oregon seed fund focused on technology-based startups and spinouts. 

Principal of Socially Integrated LLC, a consulting services firm that specializes in pinpoint marketing and customer-experience delivery. 

Partner at the Innovation Catalyst Group which aims to ignite profitable growth through innovation. 

Partner at the Innovation Catalyst Group, a company that assembles a consulting team that is tailored made for their client's needs from thought leaders in their respective disciplines. 

Currently a Business Management Consultant for the Cascadian Group, a private firm dedicated to venture development, executive management consulting, as well as M&A support.  

Chief Technology Officer at IEM Solutions which a company focuses on the energy saving field by manufacturing high efficiency, reliable and affordable products.

Currently owns Arise2, a business and technology consulting company, Scott Weaver has a wide range of relevant entrepreneur and R&D experience.  

Vice President and General Manager, Printing Technology Development Operation, Hewlett Packard Company. 

Director of Global R & D at Warn Industries, a company that designs, manufactures, and markets a full line of off-road equipment and accessories that enhance the performance of four-wheel drive vehicles, ATV’s.