Mr. Michael Smerklo is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Director at Next Coast Ventures. He serves as Investor at Dekos Capital. He serves as Advisory Board Member & Investor at Lionfield Capital. He serves as Board Member of AlertMedia, EverlyWell, First Dollar and Hip eCommerce. He is the Founder and serves as a Managing Member of True North Ventures. He served as Advisor at ApplicantsPlus. Previously, he founded the Service Executive Industry Board and served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of ServiceSource. He is also a Board Observer at Lecorpio. He serves as Advisor at Cloverpop. He holds an MBA in Marketing and Organizational Development from Northwestern University (Kellogg). He previously served as Board Member at OnRamp Access. He also serves as Board Member at Osano. He serves as Advisor at Cloverpop.