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:
Ginger Imster
Vice President for Innovation & Entrepreneurship
314.615.8103 | e-mail

Kevin Wilson

Board President
Reg. Dir. Small Biz. Dev. Ctrs.
University of Missouri

Matthew Gieseking

Board Vice President
Forsyth Advisors

George Brill

Board Secretary
Chief Executive Officer
Talisen Technologies

William Gilbert

Board Treasurer
Director of Operations
Q-Up Mobile Systems

Kraig Kreikemeier

Kreikemeier Group

James Seitz

Executive Vice President
Lindell Bank

Dr. Patricia Suess

St. Louis Community College