Roop Singh is the founder of Intuit Factory, a Blockchain business strategy consulting firm. He’s an advisor to Airbase network, a drone, and blockchain trust platform startup. He’s also co-founder of a stealth startup in the blockchain space. As a public speaker, he helps audiences understand the potential, impact and risks, as we evolve into a blockchain driven world. Prior to delving into the Blockchain space, he was a business transformation leader with 15 years of experience driving change at the intersection of business and technology. As a techno-strategist, he practiced in business process transformation, business architecture, customer experience management, aligning strategy and operational process excellence. His experience included companies like IHG, AT&T, Home Depot, SecureWorks, Cox Enterprises and a few startups. As a trainer and a coach, Roop has designed and delivered seminars & workshops for conferences, Fortune 100 and Global 2000 clients. Roop has Bachelors in Computer Science and Engineering from India. He received Masters of Science (M.S.) in Computer Information Systems, from J. Mack Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University. He also severed there as an Adjunct in the Computer Information Systems department. He is Certified Process Professional (CPP)-Master, Outside-In Customer Experience Management from BP Group. He also holds Advanced-Business certificate in Business Process Management from Objects Management Group (OMG). He has a certificate from Harvard HBX. He has research experience in artificial intelligence with publications in various conferences and journals on combining approaches in Data Management, Artificial Intelligence, and Ontology Management & Semantics. He was elected to the Board of Directors of the Georgia Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (GIACC) in 2008- 2010 and also served as the co-chair of its Trade committee. He was also invited to be on the TiE Atlanta’s Executive Team, was instrumental in establishing and leading a TMT (Telecom, Media, and Technologies) Special Interest Group. He also served on the advisory board of Process Excellence Network (PEX).
Chad White is the owner of Union Diamond which was founded on September 11th, 2001 and originally started as a Wholesale Diamond Merchant selling to jewelers all across the USA and abroad. Relationships formed with diamond and jewelry manufacturers worldwide over the past decade have helped them quickly evolve into today’s direct to consumer powerhouse utilizing our Website and Flagship Showroom that opened in 2002 . Since the humble beginnings Union Diamond has gained worldwide attention and a global marketplace by offering beautiful certified diamonds along with top-notch customer service, a vast selection of settings, competitive prices and stunning custom creations. Their artisans can create beautiful, one of a kind custom designs like no other. Thousands of people worldwide have made their most important purchases with Union Diamond and they continue to keep coming back to them year after year.