The Team

Sean Spence, CEO, Co-Founder
Sean Spence’s career seems tailor-made to prepare him for running an e-commerce company that sells online ticketing services. He has started and run two successful businesses – The Sunrise Agency (a marketing firm) and Community Events (event creation and planning) – served on the marketing leadership team of a $700 million e-commerce company, and worked in a variety of capacities that give him special understanding and expertise in marketing and organization building. Outside work, Sean is an active contributor, both as a supporter of existing activities and a creator of community programs.

Greg Wolff, CFO, Co-Founder
Greg is a former accountant with over 25 years as a successful business builder and angel investor. He is founder and President of Marathon Building Environments, a leading regional provider of commercial furniture, flooring, and window treatments. As a member of angel investor group Centennial investors, he is a deal leader, co-chair of the Deal Advancement Committee, and one of the group’s most active investors. He is a past recipient of the Columbia, MO “40 Under 40” and past President of Columbia Rotary South. He is a board member and Treasurer of early stage companies Animal Health Specialties and Tensive Controls. Greg has primary responsibility for overseeing the financial operations of EveryEventGives.

Michael F. Nichols, Ph.D., COO
Presently, COO for EveryEventGives, where every ticket sold benefits your favorite charity; COO, Adfreeq LLC, a disruptive Internet marketplace extension startup company; and the Owner/President of Innovation Consultants LLC.   Retired June 2013 as VP Economic Research and Development University of Missouri System. Highly networked serial entrepreneur with eight technical patents & numerous awards. Dr. Nichols has helped start and fund over 100 businesses over the past twenty-five years; he helped raise over twenty-five million for these companies. Innovation Consultants LLC provides business planning, market analysis, Intellectual property analysis, seed and venture capital sourcing, temporary C-level management, and presentation coaching.

Advisory Board

We are building an advisory board filled with experts in their fields — ticketing, events, non-profits, technology, and entrepreneurship.

Anne Churchill, AnnaBelle Events
John Dupuy, Maker Redux Corporation
Tim Rich, Welcome Home
Richard King, Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival
Rod Edmiston, Jacman Ltd./Olympic Ticketing Consultant
Clay Bethune, 9thAndElm.com

Leonora Valvo, InsightXM

 

Events can be fun. Events can change the world.