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Marissa Kim, Managing Partner
Richard D. Titus, Managing Partner
RICHARD D TITUS - Serial Entrepreneur, CEO, Board director and ICO advisor
Richard is an experienced Blockchain investor and is an active strategic ICO Advisor recently completed include AdEx, PILLAR, HIVE PROJECT, PO.ET. Current ICO’s include CG Blockchain, GUARDIAN CIRCLE, LOCI, SCIENCE, OMEGA ONE and GUARDIAN CIRCLE. In addition to co-founding Ark Advisors, a company dedicated to advising companies on fundraising and go-to-market, Richard has (co-) founded +11 firms, including Razorfish, Schematic & Videoplaza. His most recent start-up, Prompt.ly, was founded in 2013 and sold in 2016 to Breezeworks, his fifth exit in a row. Until February 2017, Richard led customer product experience for Samsung Electronics in Korea. Named one of the Wired 100, serial entrepreneur and executive Richard D. Titus has a passion for technology & innovation. He lives in the Bay Area with his two children.
MARISSA KIM, MANAGING PARTNER
Marissa is a securities and capital markets lawyer focused on helping innovators in the blockchain and crypto ecosystem launch, raise capital and navigate and influence the regulatory landscape.
Previously, she represented major financial institutions and Fortune 500 companies in all aspects of public and private company transactional practice, focusing corporate finance, public and private offerings of stock, M&A and the formation of hedge and PE funds at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP in New York City.
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Catherine Brown, Chief of Staff
At fifteen, Catherine discovered the executive assistance career path. Today, Catherine holds over sixteen years of experience and has assisted celebrities, politicians and CEOs across a multitude of industries. She knows the MVP of every team is always one physical step behind the VIP and five mental steps ahead of everyone, and it is this intimate industry experience that drives the vision behind EM. Catherine is the glue that holds Ark Advisors together.