meet the team.


RTL founder + managing director + Foundation Board President

Dan is a prolific serial entrepreneur with corporate roots. He started his career doing marketing for Fortune 500s like  General Mills, Colgate Palmolive, and M&M/MARS. Dan also served on the Operating Committee of Bank of America as the Brand & Advertising Executive. Dan began his entrepreneurial career in 2003 as was one of the co-founders of Red Ventures, and has co-founded three different companies that have made it to the INC 500 list of fastest growing private companies in America.


RTL co-founder + Foundation executive director

Sara Garcés-Roselli is a solutions-focused Entrepreneur, Senior Executive and Thought Leader with more than 20 years of success across the marketing, advertising, oil and chemical, telecommunications and consumer product industries. Leveraging extensive experience managing and directing business operations, she is a valuable asset for companies, that are struggling with branding and strategy, succession planning, transitioning to the next business stage, or need a fresh perspective as they work to grow effectively into a larger scale company.

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program director for RTL + Foundation

Ashley is the Program Director at RevTech Labs. In her current role, she manages and oversees the daily operations for the program, marketing, sales and events' departments, working closely with the Founder and Managing Director to ensure company growth and success. Ashley's background is in events and marketing planning and operations, with most of her career spent in the non-profit sector. She spent over five years running marketing campaigns and producing fundraising events for various non-profits in Western New York, and spent two years developing marketing plans and managing client budgets for maximum ROI at a digital advertising agency. 


RTL Executive event producer

 Hannah, originally a Boston native earned her Bachelor's degree in Event Management. She oversees all of RevTech Lab's Conferences and Events. Hannah is passionate about helping Founders come together for new experiences, new education, and moving their big ideas further along. 


marketing manager for RTL + Foundation

Peyton is a Charlotte Native and Graduate from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She has a passion for social media management as well as marketing and will be assisting in the development of RevTech Labs marketing strategy. 


sponsorship sales manager + Foundation Relationship Manager

Richie recently graduated from Clemson University in Business Marketing after retiring from an eight year Professional Baseball career. Since then, he's become involved in seed-round investing and helping companies navigate early-stage business development.


michael hawes

sponsorship sales manager + Foundation Relationship Manager

Michael is a Charlotte native and a recent graduate of College of Charleston with a degree in Business Administration and Entrepreneurship. He is passionate about the startup ecosystem and impact focused entrepreneurship.


Jasmine Boyce 


Jasmine is a graduate of UNC Charlotte with a background in marketing and communications. She manages logistics for the accelerator program as well as our 500+ mentor network. She is committed to ensuring the success and profitability of the entrepreneurs in each cohort.


Caroline Hobbs 

Event coordinator 

Caroline is a Senior at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte working towards her Bachelors of Arts in Communication Studies with a Minor in Journalism. She is passionate about Events, creating memorable high touch expereinces, and building the community. 

core values.

bring solutions

Focus on positive actions to issues. 

Be helpful with, and mindful of, the main goal (task) at hand. 

Listen to and value the diversity of perspectives on our team.

celebrate often

Outline success metrics and celebrate their achievement. 

Celebrate the impact we make in our community.

challenge each other

Contribute to each other’s personal growth. 

Acknowledge and appreciate work and different work styles.

join our team.

Program coordinator 

We're looking for a full-time, entry-level coordinator to help with the planning, production and execution of our Fintech + Insurtech Accelerator Program.

summer intern

We're looking for part-time events and marketing interns to join our team for the summer, helping with the production and promotion of our upcoming conference. Send us your resume today!

event volunteer

We're always looking for day-of event support and staff. If you're interested in helping at one of our marquee events send us a note today!