Sam ensures our portfolio companies have the strategy, teams, structure, reporting, and accountability necessary to drive growth. Additionally, he participates in deal sourcing, fundraising, and leads due diligence efforts.  Sam has a B.S. in Accounting from Canisius College and is a licensed (inactive) CPA in the State of New York.

Sam is also co-founder of two growing startups, LenderLogix (mortgage technology) and Drone Energy (industrial SmartGrid technology).  Sam has operated several successful companies, playing key business development, financial, and operational leadership roles. A native of Buffalo and graduate of Canisius High School, he has enjoyed community involvement as a judge for 43North business plan competition, and as a board member at Mikey’s Way and the Association for Corporate Growth’s WNY Chapter.