The oldest of four children in a family that lived paycheck to paycheck, Carey learned early that he needed to contribute to the family coffers if there were ever to be any extras At age nine, he was already polishing his entrepreneurial...

Carey Smith

With a background in analytics and predictive modeling, Adam is not a believer in the “if you can’t convince them, confuse them” method of analytics He believes strongly that collecting data is only the first step — interpreting...

Adam Kahn

An entrepreneur with a background in art history and biology, Anderson has a knack for appreciating and understanding the substance of things In business, that means focusing on the whole picture — from breaking down the biggest ideas...

Anderson Smith

An entrepreneur with a background in international sales, Brian is an expert at bringing good old American craftsmanship and engineering to the rest of the world — and vice-versa He has built businesses from the ground up in the United...

Brian Smith

An entrepreneur with a background in communications and engineering, Dan is a walking, talking diversified portfolio His unorthodox career has included leadership positions in software development, IT, newspaper publishing, real estate...

Dan Easton

An entrepreneur with an electrical engineering background, David has parlayed his uncanny understanding of how stuff works into a successful career in product development and business management He believes there’s no problem on the...

David Banks

An entrepreneur with an electrical engineering and product development background, Gavin has made a career of guerilla-style R&D — that is, he’ll investigate any potential solution to a problem, no matter how far-fetched, and...

Gavin Holiday

An intrapreneur with a background in product development and agricultural engineering, Jon is a master of the confusing and discoverer of the unknown Before he entered the workforce, Jon's studies included designing systems ranging from...

Jonathan Olsen

An entrepreneur with wide-ranging experience and a determination to succeed, Lewis brings a unique perspective to Unorthodox Ventures After growing up in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and working to help victims of its civil war,...

Lewis Kilongo

A seasoned storyteller with an MBA, Scott is Unorthodox Ventures’ go-to go-between, connecting the company with the public in both traditional and novel ways As a former business journalist with more than 15 years of experience, he...

Scott Sloan

With more than 25 years of business experience, Steven is an expert at guiding companies on strategic and corporate finance issues He has executed well over 100 deals globally, representing more than $30 billion in value Yet he loves...

Steven Levy

An entrepreneur with a background in sales, manufacturing and marketing, Tristan is a master at turning go-to-market strategies into gone-to-market success stories He has experience building and managing businesses in both the United...

Tristan Smith

Tyler is the epitome of hard work, the kind of trait that Unorthodox Ventures seeks in both employees and entrepreneurs He put himself through Texas A&M University by both tending bar and working in the meat science department, where...

Tyler Lindsay

Consultant An entrepreneur with an eye for talent and a willingness to work around the clock to advance it, Yechiel excels in global marketing and brand implementation He’s also an IT whiz Since graduating from Israel’s prestigious...

Yechiel Lanzkron