Wayne Van Dyck, CEO RepowerCapital began his career as an investment banker, venture capitalist and turnaround specialist with the Wall Street firm of DLJ (Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette). Then became the founder/CEO of the first utility wind energy developer, Windfarms Ltd. (Windfarms was backed by Chevron, had a staff of 60 and developed 2,000MW of projects for Hawaiian Electric, PG&E, SoCalEdison and the Bonneville Power Adm.) He was Chairman/CEO of the San Francisco/Moscow Teleport and brought the first 500 lines of direct dial telecom services into Moscow. He was founder and CEO of Eployment Inc. and Six Degrees Media Inc.
Pemo Theodore is a Media Publisher & Event Producer and a great people connector.. She is Founder/CEO Silicon Valley TV which has served the San Francisco Bay Area for 11 years! She has produced Silicon Valley Events for Investors & Startups for 9 years. Pemo loves to video interview venture capitalists & founders to engage the human behind the success stories.. She has been Executive Producer of FinTech Silicon Valley for 5 years, organizing twice monthly FinTech talks & panels in San Francisco & Palo Alto. She believes in learning through a great discussion with experts in the domains. Pemo has a talent to bring the right people together and is an incredible networker. Pemo's events have been seen as supporting Venture Capitalists & Angels in sourcing great deal flow from startups who attend her events. Many founders have received funding through meeting investors at her events. Her favored medium is visual media and she has built up a great body of work of videos of panels & interviews in Silicon Valley.startup ecosystem.