Ron Imbach has helped small businesses, Fortune 1000 companies, and non-profit organizations for more than 30 years. Ron’s broad experience in accounting and finance, marketing and business development, strategic planning, and as an entrepreneur himself has enabled him to help numerous companies to double and even triple the size of their businesses while increasing revenue by tens of millions of dollars. Ron believes small businesses are the backbone of our economy, and his professional mission in life is helping them to grow and thrive. Ron lives outside of Washington, DC in Alexandria, VA and completed his undergraduate work in Accounting, Economics, and Business Administration as well as advanced training and licenses in sales, finance, securities, real estate, and fundraising. He also has an MBA in marketing and public policy from George Washington University.
Chip Ellis’ passion is to see every small business owner become victorious in what they want and earn what they deserve by creating an elite nationwide community of 5,000 federal procurement ready small businesses across all industries and set-asides categories. He is the founder and president of the International Association of U.S. Government Contractors. Over the last 12 years, Chip has empowered over 1,600 small businesses to capture federal contracts without bidding, without all the mind-numbing red tape and without needing to hire expensive government consultants or misuse the GSA. Chip has held CEO positions throughout Asia, Europe, South America and Africa and the USA. He speaks Thai and graduated from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business Administration.