Brian Graham

Brian Graham

COO

BIOGRAPHY

Brian has more than 25 years of diverse domestic and international experience in operations, innovation, technology commercialization, finance, strategy and M&A across multiple industries, leading teams in both large corporate as well as small businesses.  Brian’s previous executive leadership roles include leading New Business (disruptive) Innovation for Nationwide Mutual Insurance (Fortune 100 Co.), COO for Syrus Restaurant Information Services (where Brian helped lead the successful exit and sale of Syrus to private equity), and various VP leadership roles for Battelle Memorial Institute (including International CFO/COO, Treasury and Technology Commercialization).  Brian has served on multiple company and advisory boards in both a professional and private capacity.  He has mentored and consulted with various startups and has a passion for engaging in and contributing to building the local business ecosystem and community.