Paul G. Silva, RVI Manager

Paul also serves as Executive Director and co-founder of Valley Venture Mentors, a startup accelerator based in Western Massachusetts.  Paul is a former board member of the Angel Capital Association. He is a lead instructor for Lean Launchpad: Pioneer Valley, board member at Click Workspace, adviser to the UMass Amherst Entreclub and the Smith College Draper Competition.  In 2000 he co-founded All inPlay, a company creating software that helps the blind socialize with their fully sighted friends and families as equals.  

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Ethan Ferris, RVI Assistant Manager

Ethan Ferris, keeps our programming running and improving. He brings his experience as a program manager for Valley Venture Mentors.

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