BOSTON, May 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Glasswing Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm investing in the next generation of AI-powered startups, today expanded its Connect Council, unveiling its Business Leadership Advisors.  These Advisors provide Glasswing Ventures exclusive insights on market dynamics and industry specific needs in their respective fields and actively support the firm’s investments in cutting-edge companies that seek to address those needs.

Distinguished members of Glasswing’s Business Leadership Advisors include:

  • Steve Chambers, Executive Chairman of Jibo, Inc.
  • Barbara Goose, SVP, Chief Marketing Officer, John Hancock
  • Perry Hewitt, Senior Advisor, Engagement Strategy at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
  • Saj-nicole A. Joni, Ph.D., Founder and CEO, Cambridge International Group Ltd. 
  • Dave Knox, CMO of Rockfish (acquired by WPP), Author and Investor
  • Rosemary Leith, Non-Executive Director of YouGov plc and HSBC UK Plc, Berkman Fellow and former Chair of Global Agenda Council on Cybersecurity for the World Economic Forum
  • Susan MacDermid, Founder and CEO, Ascendant Network
  • Stephen Martiros, Founder and CEO, Financial Building Blocks
  • Astrid M. Noltemy, Former Managing Director, Cambridge Associates, LLC
  • Vlad Sejnoha, Former Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Nuance
  • Marc Spiechert, Global Chief Digital Officer, GSK Consumer Healthcare

They join the Connect Council’s AI & Academic Group’s distinguished list of visionaries.

At the Frontier of an AI Connected World
As Glasswing Ventures is at the forefront of investing in AI-powered companies and frontier technologies, these advisors form a critical part of the Glasswing Ventures’ DNA, advancing the firm’s strength by providing their expertise and by exponentially amplifying the firm’s and its portfolio companies’ competitive edge. 

“We are grateful and proud to have such an accomplished group of executives working exclusively with us,” said Rudina Seseri, Managing Partner, Glasswing Ventures. “Their advice and guidance further extend the network capabilities of the Glasswing platform and help us capitalize on disruptive new opportunities.”

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