TidWiT - Board of Advisors


Bruce Mancinelli

(Executive Director, INC.spire)

Bruce is an experienced executive and CEO of former tech startups such as Relay technology, Mentations, Fortta Corp, and Callaghan & associates. As the Current Executive Director of INC.spire, he runs a business incubator education program that supports emerging businesses and startups through the pairing of mentor teams to each incubated company in the program.


Paul Hengeveld

(Global Director, Microsoft Corp):

As the United Nations (UN) global director for Microsoft's Global Strategic Accounts, Paul is responsible for supporting and coordinating programs between Microsoft and the United Nations System. Responsibilities include managing Microsoft's public-private partnerships, supporting Information and Communication Technology For Development (ICT4D) and the Millennium Development Goals, fostering commercial relationships with UN organizations and developing ICT policy relationships.


James Quigley

(Founder and CEO, Canvas)

As featured in TechCrunch, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and Entrepreneur Magazine, James leads Canvas, which was named as one of the 8 most disruptive mobile business apps in 2011. Canvas is becoming one of the fastest growing global mobile application offerings for businesses, providing a self-serve, easy, economical way to replace paper-based forms and surveys on mobile devices. Canvas allows clients to build their own experience in minutes or search their fast growing app store featuring some of the world's leading business solutions.


Razmig Boladian

(Managing Director, Bliss Capital)

Bliss Capital is an Investment Management firm in the Private Equity space. The firm's Partners have over 25 years of joint experience in advising, transacting, and managing European, US and MENA Private Equity situations. The firm's experience spans the entire value chain of Private Equity investments including origination, due diligence, transaction structuring, post-acquisition management/ turnaround and exit, with exclusive partnership with Saints Capital. Prior, Razmig was a partner for Roland Berger strategy consultants.