Who We Are


Board Description:
STLVentureWorks provides the St. Louis region with resources and services that contribute to the success rate of business startups.  The benefits include financial assistance, space rental, shared client services and on-site management consulting.  The board is responsible for oversight management of the property and affairs of the corporation, participation in applicant selection and mentoring client companies.

SLEDP Contact:
Colleen Mulvihill
Client Support Manager
314.615.615-7694 | e-mail

William Gilbert

Board President
Director of Operations
Q-Up Mobile Systems

Gabriela Ramirez-Arellano

Board Vice President
Director of Entrepreneurship
Executive Director
Center for Emerging Technologies

Rodney Crim

CEO & President
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership

James Seitz

Executive Vice President
Lindell Bank

Matthew Gieseking

Forsyth Advisors

Kraig Kreikemeier

Kreikemeier Group

Dr. Patricia Suess

St. Louis Community College

Brian Hurd

Technical Assistance Program Manager
Rice Community Development, Inc.

Jeffery Yorg

Managing Director of Compliance & Risk
Associate General Counsel Buckingham Wealth Partners

Vladimir Monroe

Director of Minority Business and Compliance
St. Louis Development Corporation