Vitaly Golomb and Lonny Kocina on CEO Money

Vitaly Golomb
Managing Director and Global Head Of Principal Investments at IEG Investment Banking Group

Vitaly M. Golomb is one of the most dynamic and in-demand speakers and trainers in the world of startups, venture capital, and corporate innovation. His highly relevant, hands-on experience both as a serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist in Silicon Valley, gives him unique, nuanced insights few possess. His ability to break down complex concepts and inspire, educate, and delight audiences across industries and cultures, is second to none.
A serial entrepreneur in the Silicon Valley trenches since his teenage years, Mr. Golomb is Managing Director and Global Head Of Principal Investments at IEG Investment Banking Group. He was previously a founding Partner at HP Tech Ventures, the corporate venture arm of Silicon Valley’s original startup, where he was recognized as a Global Corporate Venturing Rising Star, and a three times CEO. He is the author of Accelerated Startup, universally praised by legendary VCs and entrepreneurs alike and used as a textbook by accelerator programs and business schools around the world. He is a contributing writer to TechCrunch and a consistently top-ranked mentor by accelerator programs and business schools in the US, Europe, and Asia.

Lonny Kocina
Media Relations Agency

Lonny Kocina is a marketing leader and author of three books on marketing including his Amazon best-seller and Axiom Business Books award winner, “The CEO’s Guide to Marketing: The book every marketer should read before their boss does.” Kocina also pioneered the concept of our nationally trademarked Pay Per Interview Publicity® business model which enables clients to purchase publicity by the story. “It’s a familiar concept. If you pay for a pizza, you get a pizza; if pay for a car, you get a car; and with us, if you pay for media coverage, you get media coverage,” he explains.