Board of Advisors:
Bart Lazar is a partner at Seyfarth Shaw LLP where he practices in the field of trademark, copyright, advertising, promotion, data privacy, Internet and related fields. Bart is also a member of the board of directors of Lawyers for the Creative Arts, which provides pro bono legal services for the arts and The Hypocrites theatre group .
Jeff Burdeen serves as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) for Sni.ps Media, where he is responsible for driving the companies’ growth by leading all marketing, product development and business development activities worldwide. In addition, he is a principal at Einstein Digital, a digital marketing agency based in Chicago. Prior to his current role, Jeff served as Vice President of Digital Media and Marketing for Hasbro Incorporated, where he led the companies’ transformation from traditional toys and games into the digital business. Jeff has held brand leadership positions at Kellogg’s, Disney, Coca-Cola and Nokia. Jeff holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame and a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University.
Hailing from Cincinnati, Jenni is a curator, project manager, marketing specialist and all-around conduit of creativity. After Graduating from Ohio University with a Bachelors of Fine Arts, Jenni has worked in design and creative agencies, galleries and public arts programs throughout the midwest. She currently resides in Chicago, where she works as Gallery Director at Matthew Rachman Gallery, and as Creative Director for Chicago-based audial and visual artists’ collective, Thēarē Group. She also sits on the advisory board for several major public arts initiatives in Chicago, including The Wabash Lights Project, The Halloween Gathering on the Chicago Cultural Mile and Big Walls International Mural Festival.
He has more than 12 years of experience assisting clients on complex transformations in finance, operations and Information Technology. Tim's work experience includes EY, United Airlines, Accenture and a privately-held enterprise. He holds an MBA in finance from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and BS in industrial operational engineering from the University of Michigan.