Our Investors and Advisors
Our investors offer the wisdom, knowledge and funding we need to advance our business. They're proven leaders with experience in the staffing industry, and excited about our unique approach to connecting customers with writers online for high-quality writing services.
Bejan Douraghy – Bejan is the CEO and founder of Artisan Talent, an interactive, technical, and creative staffing agency for top talent in Chicago, New York, Washington D.C., Indianapolis, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. Serving nearly 2,000 companies, Bejan has built one of the best-known and most-trusted brands for creative staffing services. Artisan was recognized in Inc. as one of the fastest-growing private companies, and Bejan has appeared on the cover of the magazine. He has participated in three Chicago marathons and Accenture triathlons, and has practiced Wing Chun, a form of Kung Fu, for 20 years.
Greg Netland – With over 25 years of Staffing Industry experience, Greg Netland recently retired from his role as CEO of Randstad North America, and Executive Board Member of Randstad NV. Prior to Randstad, he was the CEO of Vedior North America, a position he held since 2003.Greg has a broad range of experience in the areas of Human Capital Management (HCM) and Employment Services, with a particular focus on deploying technology solutions to small and large scale enterprises. In addition, Greg has a proven track record of success in growing businesses as well as extensive experience in Mergers and Acquisitions. Greg is a graduate of Bowdoin College, and is an active skier and basketball player.
Heather Welborn – Heather leads the Global Sales Team at Intercall, the leading provider of unified communication services including audio, video and web conferencing with over $1.4 billion in annual sales. Heather joined Intercall in 1995, and quickly advanced her career with numerous awards and recognitions along the way. In 1998 she founded the National Account Sales division at Intercall, now the leading revenue channel for InterCall with a couple hundred sales and support staff. Prior to joining InterCall, Heather was in Retail Management at Marshall Field's, and an entrepreneur starting her own business. She enjoys fashion, hiking, traveling and is an avid fan of the New England Patriots, Red Sox, and Notre Dame Football.