Board of Directors

Maha Sallam, Founder and President of VuEssence

Lorne Thomas, CFA

Lorne is the Managing Director at Athena Partners with over 15 years of experience in corporate finance, investments, and business consulting including financial modeling and valuation in support of acquisition, new business and divestiture activities, capital structure, strategic planning, and portfolio analysis and management.

Lorne is a graduate of the University of Colorado (BA Physics, MS Electrical Engineering) and earned his MBA in Finance from the University of Denver Daniels College of Business.  In addition, Lorne is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).

Virginia Cates

Business Development Partner: