Meet The Makers

An innovative collective of like-minded folks making useful and
enduring technology products

Mandy Becker

Venture Consultant & Project Lead

Mandy is currently a junior earning her BBA in marketing with minors in business technology and finance. At The Launch Pad, Mandy is a venture consultant and a part of the social media team. Her objective at The Launch Pad is to work closely with clients to develop unique business ideas. (New paragraph) At the University of Miami, Mandy has taken on pivotal leadership roles, such as Administrative Director in her professional business fraternity, and Vice President of recruitment in her sorority.

Kyle Sullivan

Venture Consultant & Project Lead

Kyle is a senior at the University of Miami majoring in Finance and Management. Throughout high school; Kyle felt empowered to start his own business. On his 18th birthday, he founded Kyle Sullivan Enterprises, a B2B and B2C e-commerce conglomerate specializing in home products that are sold worldwide, and an e-commerce consulting and advisory firm. Kyle’s future goals are to work at a private equity firm and become a partner of his own fund.

Outside of The Launch Pad, Kyle is the Director of Business Development + Innovation and Director of Corporate Development at Orange Umbrella Miami, a Graduate Teaching Assistant for the Miami Herbert Business School Accelerated MBA program, a school community delegate for COSO (Committee on Student Organizations) and SAFAC (Student Activity Fee Allocation Committee), and a ‘CaneBuddy Mentor for incoming first-year students.

Cam Ezell

Venture Consultant & Project Lead

Cam Ezell is a student at the University of Miami studying accounting and real estate. He founded a website design company, Creative Site Solutions, in 2013 that focuses on modern web innovation, digital marketing campaigns, and powerful search engine optimization (SEO). Additionally, Cam is a Realtor® in the state of Florida and is passionate about analyzing the real estate market on his blog. He is dedicated to enhancing homebuyers’ and sellers’ experiences.

Mabel Sifuentes

Venture Consultant & Project Lead

Mabel is originally from Peru. She is currently doing a Masters in Finance at UM and she obtained her BS in Industrial Engineering at Universidad de Lima. After graduating and before moving to the US, Mabel worked in different finance roles for a variety of industries such as Tech, Banking and Consumer Goods.

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