Mentoring can seem confusing and ambiguous without guidance. In this episode you’ll learn how to avoid common mentoring pitfalls and how to create meaningful, successful mentoring relationships.


Troy is a seasoned entrepreneur and VC who has built multiple successful technology-based businesses from the ground-up over a 30+ year period. He is the former Managing Director of TechStars Chicago.

With one foot firmly rooted in technology and the other firmly rooted in business he seamlessly bridges the divide between business and technology to create profitable organizations quickly. Troy excels in situations where innovation and creativity are required to solve real business problems.