Experience to move faster

Part of working with WillowWorks means access to our Advisor Network - interconnected across industries and disciplines. They’ve been through the pitfalls of accelerating ideas and scaling startups. They're here to provide perspective and unbiased thoughtfulness.

Get to Know the Advisors

With careful consideration, we’ve selected executives and entrepreneurs who passionately devote their expertise. Whether it’s collaboratively solving a problem, or turning an idea into an investment opportunity, they serve as a rich resource.

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Pam Springer

CEO, ORIS Intelligence

Pam is a veteran executive with more than 25 years of experience growing tech-based companies – including raising over $53M in funding, re-starts and IPOs. As president and CEO of ORIS Intelligence, Springer is focused on the strategic growth of the company in support of its mission to help manufacturers protect their brands online.

Jeff Spitzner

President, Aperand

Jeff brings over 20 years of experience as a Founder and Executive of nine Life Sciences, Software, Investment, Biotechnology and Healthcare companies. He’s raised over $20 Million in investment and over $7 Million in grant and non-dilutive capital funding while bringing innovative new products from concept to marketplace.

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Michelle Galligan

CEO, ViaVero

Michelle is the CEO and co-founder of ViaVero, a consulting firm specializing in supporting strategic business transactions in $1B+ organizations. She serves as a management consultant for several startups and early stage companies, serves on the board of biotech company, Beagle Bioproducts, and is a certified Scuba Divemaster.

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Nick Coenen

Business Development Leader

Nick is an experienced executive with dynamic, entrepreneurial skills and a 17+ year record of building businesses through increased revenue, profit margin, recruiting of top talent and guiding teams to operational excellence. He has a passion for technology and innovation that disrupts the status quo in old entrenched industries.