THE FOUNDERS

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Founder

Zach Adamson

David

Co-Founder

David Monhait

Zach is an accomplished entrepreneur, experience designer and operator. His previous work includes transforming facilities, events, products and organizations of Fortune 500 companies into world class experiences. His work with Disney Imagineers, and pioneers in experience design/operation have provided consistent applications in business strategy, implementation and expansion. His passion in action sports and social change, intersects with his talents in experience design and operations to create a powerful leader and change maker at DIVERTcity.

After graduation from the University of Colorado at Boulder, David was an architect in Chicago for 5-years where he work on numerous projects varying in size and scale. During that time he also moonlit on a handful of successful creative endeavors in entertainment, music, media, technology and action sports. Since then, David has helped launch a series of startups and has lead successful projects for Fortune 500 companies. In his former years he was a sponsored skateboarder and snowboarder.

Zach is an accomplished entrepreneur, experience designer and operator. His previous work includes transforming facilities, events, products and organizations of Fortune 500 companies into world class experiences. His work with Disney Imagineers, and pioneers in experience design/operation have provided consistent applications in business strategy, implementation and expansion. His passion in action sports and social change, intersects with his talents in experience design and operations to create a powerful leader and change maker at DIVERTcity.

Eric Klaff

Co-Founder

Eric Klaff is the Former Director of Operations at Universal Studios Orlando where he helped develop, grow and operate one of the most complex and highly awarded Entertainment Operations in the world. Eric was entrusted with “Universalizing” newly acquired parks, managing everyday operations and played in integral role on the opening and operation of Harry Potter World, the most popular attraction in Universal History. His skillset, mindset for positive impact and focused drive all make him a perfect fit to be the brains behind the world class operation at DIVERTcity

After graduation from the University of Colorado at Boulder, David was an architect in Chicago for 5-years where he work on numerous projects varying in size and scale. During that time he also moonlit on a handful of successful creative endeavors in entertainment, music, media, technology and action sports. Since then, David has helped launch a series of startups and has lead successful projects for Fortune 500 companies. In his former years he was a sponsored skateboarder and snowboarder.

PROJECT PARTNERS

Stantec
Jll
Marsh
AllenMatkins
DelMorgan

THE CHANGE MAKERS

Stephen

Steve Frey

Lewelling

Steve Lewelling

Carl

Carl Kirschoff

Adamson

Alex Adamson

As CFO of Alchemy Global, a company that brings decades of expertise helping companies raise capital, develop brands, expand business operations and increase financial performance within the sports, media and entertainment markets. His knowledge arms DIVERTcity with the ability to make the right decision at every critical junction in the project.

As former VP of Global Operations for Disney, Steve is an expert of design,development, operations,human resource planning, and grand openings for sports,entertainment, and leisure developments. He brings over 30 years of management experience working with multinational companies with multicultural staff.

As former Head of Media Sales at Global Sportnet and T.E.A.M. Marketing – UEFA’s exclusive global marketer of the UEFA Champions league – Carl has sold TV, internet and mobile rights worth hundreds of millions of US Dollars. Most notably he has co-founded the largest action sports live streaming service in the world Eversport.tv.

As Managing Director of Oberndorf Enterprises, Alex Adamson has made a career in large scale industry investments. His background in nance and nearly 15 years of successful capital investment enable him to identify market trends, analyze their possible e ect and uncover businesses that can capitalize in a dynamic marketplace.

Ruppe

Peter Ruppee

Logan

Logan Gerken

Goodman

Ed Goodman

Walton

Kyle Walton

As an Executive at Under Armour, Founder of Alchmey Global, and former Nike Exec, Peter is recognized as an expert in strategic planning, project management, sales/marketing, revenue generation, cost savings, and process improvement.

As Director of Development in Mortenson Construction’s Sport Group, Logan brings over 15 years of development, architecture, and construction experience. Mortenson is widely recognized as the worlds #1 sports arena and facility builder.

As a former Disnery Imagineer, Ed’s career has spanned the fields of experience design, marketing, strategic planning, entertainment, engineering, land planning, media production, and non-profit think tank management. Ed is focused on helping people and organizations realized their dreams through creative collaboration. His diverse portfolio brings great value to the design of DIVERTcity.

As President of Classic Lake Consulting, a boutique alternative financing firm, Kyle is a seasoned structured finance professional who focuses on Triple-Bottom-Line investments that produce positive economic, social, and environmental returns for investors, stakeholders, and the community.

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Joe Pine

Mark

Mark Mummert

Cody

Michael Cody

Leipzig

Scott Leipzig

B. Joseph Pine II is an internationally acclaimed speaker, author and management advisor for Fortune 500 companies and star-ups alike. As the pioneer of the Experience Economy, his insight ensures that everything designed at DIVERTcity maintains the standard of a world class experience and operates at the highest level.

As CEO of ARCO Design/Build, Mark brings over 20 years of site selection, design services, value engineering, zoning, permitting and code expertise, and general contracting experience to the DIVERTcity team. ARCO’s Design/Build method accelerates projects speed-to-market saving owners time and capital.

Michael is a licensed architect and Associate Partner of BKV Group. He brings over 25 years of feasibility, planning, entitlement, architecture, engineering, and construction administration experience in a wide range of award-winning projects.

As a Partner of Allen Matkins, Scoot is a seasoned legal professional who has substantial experience in handling complex real estate, finance, banking and commercial cases in the state and federal level on behalf of a broad array of clients.

IMPACT PARTNERS

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Rythym
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AdaptiveActionSports

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