David Grant

David Grant is a successful entrepreneur with over two decades of startup and executive leadership experience.

After honing his enterprise skills at Fortune 100 companies, David created and ran several Startup companies in Healthcare, eCommerce, Digital Advertising, Telecom, and FinTech which were acquired in whole or in part by industry-leading corporations.

David has authored many patents that have been purchased by well-known companies and are the basis for products and services we use in our everyday lives. He is recognized as one of the nation’s top CTOs and has served as board member/advisor to numerous tech, healthcare and SaaS companies.

Professionally, David enjoys solving problems, innovation and mentoring talented people.

Mike Anderson

Mike Anderson is a nationally recognized investment company executive and licensed fiduciary.  Based in Los Angeles, California, he is Executive Vice President of Finestone Partners, an Independent Registered Investment Advisor. In a career spanning more than 35 years, Mike has managed over $3 billion in client assets, advised over 25,000 clients to and/or through retirement, and managed assets in the highest tier of American business, the Fortune 100. He has served as a board director and executive officer for organizations on both the regional and national levels. As a two-time graduate of UCLA, Mike is engaged in alumni leadership, university governance, and campus-wide philanthropy.  In 2017, he was nominated and elected as a life member of the UCLA Order of the Golden Bruin by his peers for exemplary service to the University.

He has produced and hosted financial internet podcasts for many years, including his current project, The Anderson Files. He and his wife Denise live in Chatsworth, California.


Mark Alyn

Mark Alyn is an award-winning host and producer. His mom always thought he should be a doctor. While he never became a doctor, he has interviewed many of them. And now with Late Night Health, he’ll explore a wide variety of health and medical topics.


Dr. David Kelly

Chief Global Strategist – 12 years with J.P. Morgan – 30 years in the Industry
Dr. David Kelly is the Chief Global Strategist and Head of the Global Market Insights Strategy Team for J.P. Morgan Asset Management. With over 20 years of experience, David provides valuable insight and perspective on the economy and markets to the institutional investor and financial advisor global communities. David is a CFA® charterholder. He also has a Ph.D. and M.A. in Economics from Michigan State University and a B.A. in Economics from University College Dublin in the Republic of Ireland.

Ian Peters

What can be said of Ian that hasn’t already been said. Still, “Water off a duck’s back” as they say. A jack-of-all-trades with a penchant for being a technical problem solver.


Eric Sussman

Professor Eric Sussman is a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Real Estate at the University of California, Los Angeles, Anderson School of Management. A licensed CPA in California, he received his M.B.A. with honors from Stanford University. Professor Sussman is the winner of 13 Teaching Excellence Awards, voted on by Anderson’s M.B.A. students, the Citibank Teaching Award, and the Neidorf “Decade” Teaching Award. In 2011, Bloomberg Businessweek recognized him as one of the 10 Most Popular Profs at Top Business Schools. A consultant for national and global firms, Professor Sussman is a frequent public lecturer on topics in finance and accounting and has advised numerous M.B.A. field study teams. He is the creator of Insight FSA, an analytical software tool that evaluates and reports on the accounting and corporate reporting risk for public companies. He also serves as President of Amber Capital, Inc.; Manager of Fountain Management, LLC, and Clear Capital, LLC; Managing Partner of Sequoia Real Estate Partners, LLC, and the Pacific Value Opportunities Funds; Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Causeway Capital Management’s group of funds; and sits on the Board of Directors of Pacific Charter School Development and Bentley Forbes Group, LLC.


Jeff Barton

Jeff Barton owns Malibu Funding Inc, a multi-state lender/broker bringing services to the general public in regards to purchase and refinance mortgages. Since 2002 the company has been providing first liens on mortgages across the US, currently in FL, GA, NC, VA, TX, IL, MN, ID, WA, CA, AZ, NV.


John Cronin

John Cronin is Managing Director and Chairman of ipCapital Group, Inc. (“ipCG”), an intellectual property consulting firm. Mr. Cronin founded ipCG in 1998. Mr. Cronin has worked with over 1,200 companies and approximately 15% of the Fortune 500, hundreds of mid-size companies and hundreds of startups and governmental laboratories. Over the years, he has become a respected thought leader among executives who wish to align business issues with IP and translate strategies into actionable financial results. Mr. Cronin has inspired and trained thousands of engineers and scientists in the best practices of “how to invent.” Prior to forming ipCG, Mr. Cronin spent over 17 years at IBM and became its top inventor with over 100 patents and 150 patent publications. He created and ran the IBM Patent Factory, which was essential in helping IBM become number one in US patents, and lead the team that contributed to the startup and success of IBM’s licensing program. Full bio:

Fred Wallin

Fred Wallin is a long-time local/national radio and TV sports talk host.  With over 40 years on the air, Fred is a familiar voice from KABC’s Sportstalk in Los Angeles, CA, and has brought his unique, informed, no-nonsense reporting style to sports media markets around the country.  On the night of Kirk Gibson’s historic 1988 World Series home run against the A’s, he hosted a five-and-a-half-hour post-game Dodger talk show.  In his illustrious career, Fred has been a mainstay in Los Angeles with national sports and political talk shows. Currently, he hosts Sports Overnight America on Sirius XM 211 and can also be heard on a variety of other stations.

Fred is heavily focused on all aspects of sports – media, business, memorabilia, and sports wagering of all kinds – and has a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with listeners.  He lives in Southern California with his wife Sandy and their Dodger-fan canine, Mr. Darcy.


Christopher C. Koehler

Chris helps clients navigate disputes. On the front end, he provides proactive solutions to limit enterprise and litigation risk. When litigation does occur, he represents clients vigorously but efficiently, with a focus on the client’s business goals. His trial and litigation work centers on the staffing, manufacturing, and service industries, managing business disputes involving business torts, trade secrets, non-competition agreements, distribution agreements, and breach of contract and warranty claims. He also has extensive experience in the defense of product liability and toxic tort claims. Chris’ litigation work has led to regular counseling of clients across a broad spectrum of industries on how to avoid disputes, including counseling on internal policies, management of risk, development of sales contracts, contract review, and other best practices to minimize the likelihood of litigation and increase the odds of success when litigation occurs. He is very active in his community, with multiple leadership roles in his parish and several local nonprofit organizations. Most significantly, he is an advocate, volunteer, and Past-President of the Board of Directors of the West Side Catholic Center, which serves the homeless and puts them on the path to self-sufficiency.


Michael E. Smith

Mike is one of the founding partners of Frantz Ward.  He has a broad-based general litigation practice involving both business litigation and personal injury litigation.  Mike’s business litigation practice includes general contract and business torts, ERISA, insurance coverage litigation, professional malpractice, regulatory, consumer sales practices, and health care, including the defense of class action claims in several of those areas.  He also represents a wide variety of companies in defending personal injury claims, including product liability, premise liability, and employer intentional tort cases.  Mike also devotes significant time to advising clients on how to avoid future litigation.


Len Levy

After 30 years of experience as a trial attorney trying complex business, construction, insurance (including surety and fidelity), personal injury, products liability, and real estate cases, Len Levy began resolving disputes as a mediator and arbitrator in 1998.  In his more than 23-year career as a neutral, Len has not only resolved hundreds of matters in the same areas in which he tried cases, but has also been effective in resolving mass tort and complex multi-party cases related to product liability and sexual abuse/molestation, homeowners’ association disputes, professional liability (medical and legal malpractice), employment and legal fee disputes.

Len is a member of the panel of neutrals at ADR Services, Inc. one of the leading providers of alternative dispute resolution in California.  He has been selected as a SuperLawyer in Alternative Dispute Resolution every year since 2014 and is a member of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals.


Sid Patki

Sid Patki is the COO at Infogen labs by Profession, but often seen on Cricket grounds and tennis courts around Los Angeles on weekends, Sid is a passionate sports lover with a zest for equally passionate discussions on Sports. He is also a Certified Cricket Umpire in Southern California Cricket League, which is the biggest  Cricket League in the USA.