Robert is CEO of Fisher Strategy (, a firm providing business advisory services specializing in the areas of organizational and leadership development and strategy, partnering, negotiation, mediation, conflict resolution and leadership turnarounds. His client companies have ranged from Fortune 100 and 500 corporations such as Wells Fargo and Kaiser Permanente to pre-IPO start-ups, such as and from partnerships to family-owned businesses. His industry span includes finance, software, medical testing, pharma, Big Four consulting, healthcare, university technology transfer, and board structure and board governance. (click here for full bio)


Mike is an entrepreneur who brings a strong business and marketing background to Alpine Strategy Group. He is a marketing consultant with a national reputation, and has more than 20 years of professional business experience. He has consulted with and assisted a wide range of corporate clients, from small R&D companies needing to assess market opportunities for emerging technologies, to Fortune 500 companies working to introduce new products into complex consumer markets. His marketing insights are an invaluable asset to Alpine’s clients who need to evaluate technologies and develop successful commercialization strategies. (click here for full bio)


Deborah is a founding partner of Peacock Myers, P.C., ( the largest group of intellectual property attorneys in private practice in New Mexico.  She is one of the most well-known and experienced intellectual property practitioners in New Mexico and the Southwest, and has been so recognized by inclusion in Best Lawyers in America. (click for full bio)


Chuck is a founding principal of Meridian Capital and has more than 20 years experience in CEO-level operating positions. Meridian Capital ( is a private Seattle-based investment banking firm focused on providing merger and acquisition and strategic financial advisory services to middle-market companies. The firm has an established track record of serving a diverse clientele throughout the United States as well as abroad. Unrivaled access to international markets is achieved through the firm's membership in Global M&A. (Click here for Chuck's full bio)