Meet Our Consulting Team

At Cre8tive Capital, we have a diverse consulting team of professionals and business advisors with access to various sources of capital (human, knowledge, financial, and social) in order to support businesses.

 

The Cre8tive Capital consulting team consists of skillful leaders at entrepreneurial ventures and investing firms, along with consultants and product engineers. Together, our team and business advisors  have years of experience in product management, strategic planning, and founding and investing in technology-focused startups. Our business advisors can provide insight on operating startups and occasionally assist with projects.

 

We turn your ideas into innovative products and transform them into disruptive industry-leading companies.

We aim to turn passionate dreamers into productive founders.

 

 

 

 

 

Portrait of Aaron Byrd; Founder

Aaron Byrd

Founder

Aaron, the Founder of Cre8tive Capital, is passionate about business development, innovation, and economic development. After years of consulting for various organizations, Aaron founded Cre8tive Capital to assist early stage tech/tech-enabled companies led by underrepresented founders. 

 

In addition, he loves working with startups to develop lean business operations while scaling and expanding their ventures. Aaron has helped organizations define strategic objectives, identify and prioritize problems, and think innovatively. Aaron holds a Bachelor’s in the Social Sciences from Southern Illinois University and is completing his MBA from Babson’s world-renowned Entreprenuership program.

Portrait of Greg Currence

Greg Currence

Senior Strategic Specialist

Greg currently serves as a Strategic Specialist where he has the opportunity to express his passion for working with innovators and status quo agitators. Prior to joining Cre8tive Capital, Greg has held various roles including startup consulting, university venture development, product engineering, and finance accounting with Fortune 500 firms, academia, as well as startups including Maize Analytics and Matterhorn (formerly Court Innovations).

 

Greg holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering and a Masters of Entrepreneurship from the University of Michigan, along with an MBA from Wayne State University. In his spare time, Greg likes to golf, practice his amateur mead making, and find interesting life-hacking podcasts.

Meet Our Business Advisors