Our Team

Rich Kiley

CoMADE Founder
P&G career in brand management, information technology and Founder of P&G Venture Fund. Founder of Cincytech, Ohio Third Frontier, Ohio Capital Fund.

John Spencer

CoMADE Founder
First Batch Board of Directors. Former Board member: UC Goering Center for Family Business and Seven Hills Neighborhood House. Advisor to startups, family firms and manufacturers.

Matt Anthony

CoMADE Founder
First Batch Founder. DAAP BS Industrial Design and Master of Design.

Andrew Brennan

Finance Director
Private equity and banking background with Leucadia National and Jefferies Financial Group in New York.

Brandon Black

Community Engagement Specialist
2016 Haile Fellow. Founder and operator of social visuals company, Drawnversation.


Economic Development Coordinator
Butler University Finance & Economics.

Our Board of Advisors

Joe Allen

General Manager, Global Operation, GE North America

Janet Allgaier

former V.P. Global Personal Care,
Procter & Gamble

Pete Blackshaw

Chief Executive Officer, Cintrifuse  

Derrick Braziel

Co-Founder, MORTAR

Bruce Brown

former Chief Technology Officer (head of R&D), Procter & Gamble

Patrick Brown

Co-Founder, Ohio Valley Beard Supply

Kelly Cohen

Interim Department Head & Brain H. Rowe Endowed Chair in Aerospace Engineering,         University of Cincinnati


Chris Cole

former CEO, Intelligrated

Gary Conley

former President, TechSolve MEP

Karl Daniels

Relationship Manager & Business Banker to Innovation Ecosystem of Greater Cincinnati,
PNC Bank

Kay Geiger

President, PNC Bank, Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

Liz Grubow

V.P. and Group Creative Director, LPK

Jeremy Hook

Director of Global Engineering & Supply Innovation,                           Procter & Gamble 

Dr. Donald E. Jones Sr.

Pastor, The Greater New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, Avondale

Jerry Kathman

Founder and Chairman, LPK

Pat Longo

V.P. and Director, Hamilton County Development Corporation’s Business Center

Melissa Mangold

CEO, Casco Manufacturing

Bob McEwan

former GM, Supply Chain, GE Aviation

Dan Meyer

CEO, Nehemiah Manufacturing

Ed Rigaud

former V.P. Food and Beverage Products, P&G; Chairman and Owner, Enova Premier

Dov Rosenberg

SVP Fixed Operations & CTO, Tire Discounters, Inc.; Chairman, Easterseals

Mario San Marco

former President, Eagle Realty Group LLC

K.Z. Smith

Senior Pastor, Corinthian Baptist Church, Avondale

Craig Vogel

Associate Dean and Executive Director, Digital Media, UC/DAAP

Harry Westerkamp

Chief Technology Officer & Director of Business Development, TSS Technologies

Jack Wyant

Managing Director, Blue Chip Venture Company

Jeff Yund

Senior Vice President, STACK Construction Technologies

George Yund

Former Managing Partner,
Frost Brown Todd

Peggy Zink

Chief Executive Officer, Cincinnati Works