Exponential Impact is growing! Do you wake up every morning eager to help startups thrive in business and as leaders? So do we (but coffee first). If you have a proven track record in a entrepreneurial organization and know the starting, scaling and exiting of a startup like the back of your hand, apply now to be our first-ever Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EiR). The EiR will work with  startups utilizing disruptive technologies, directly ingrained in their operations to assist them with their growth.


If you think you have what it takes to make a big impact on high growth startups, click here for further details.



Bio Amber Terrasas Co-founder & COO, FreeRange
Bio Joe Pitluck Co-founder and CEO, FreeRange
Bio Anthony Knierim Founder & COO, MoveSpring
Bio Leif Ullman VP of Engineering, KidReports Division of Procare Software
Bio Chris Franz Managing Director, Pioneer Fund
Bio Lisa Tessarowicz COO, Red Rock Investments & Co-Founder, Epicentral Coworking
Bio Andre Mcgregor Chief Information Security Officer, TLDR Global
Bio Bill Miller CEO, X-IO Technologies
Bio Aaron Stachel Principal, PV Ventures
Bio John Bolin Storyteller & Brand Evangelist, Bridgehouse Media Group
Bio Tim Jones Founder & CEO, ISSAC Corp
Bio Zachary J. Barker Founder & Director of Growth & Education, SÖLU
Bio Diane Sneade CEO & Founder, RipTide
Bio Linda Weise Founder & CEO, Colorado Springs Conservatory
Bio Gary Gaessler VP of Sales, Nventify & Co-founder, CloudElements
Bio Mike Juran CEO & Co-founder, Altia
Bio Jesse Marble Chief Marketing Officer, Magneti
Bio John Grover Managing Partner, Spark House
Bio Ian Lee Co-founder, Lee Spirits
Bio Dustin Sapp COO, Formstack
Bio Kelly Heider VP of Innovation, SSPR
Bio James Proby Founder & CEO, Men's Xchange
Bio Lauren Hug Founder & Principal, HugSpeak Consulting
Bio Shane Neuerburg Co-Founder, Dwolla
Bio Margaret Breakey CFO, Aplifi
Bio Yemi Mobolade Entrepreneur, Collaborator, Speaker & Leader
Bio Laura Cameron Partner & Director of Strategy, Neon Pig Creative
Bio Jake Eichengreen Executive Director, Quad Innovation Partnership
Bio Beka Adair Associate Director, Quad Innovation Partnership
Bio Steve Thompson Creator, Live Holistic.CO & Founder, Adult Recess Sound Off Fitness
Bio Bob Kittridge Mentor, Speaker & Trainer
Bio Chelsea Gaylord Economic Development Project Manager, City of Colorado Springs
Bio Jason Stele Associate VP, Product at Vennli
Bio Lisa Jesse Co-founder, Intelligent Software Solutions (now Polaris Alpha, a Parsons Company)
Bio Jacob Harris Director of Software Engineering, Cherwell Software

XI Staff

Bio Hannah Parsons CEO
Bio Ethan Lavin Program Director
Bio Rachael Maxwell Operations Manager


Bio Hannah Parsons Board Member and CEO
Bio Vance Brown Board President
Bio Chris Jenkins Board Member
Bio Betsy Brown Board Member
Bio Kyle Hybl Board Member, Advisor