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“CEO/COO Perspective on Accounting”

Marco Perez, VP of Operations



Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Walden Club, 633 Chestnut Street

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM



Marco Perez is the VP of Operations for LAUNCH in Chattanooga. Marco has close to 17 years of experience in nonprofit and corporate management in both national and international markets. He has an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management, and a MA in Ministry Leadership from Crown College. A native Costa Rican, Marco moved to Chattanooga in 2011, working as the Director of Finance and Operations for an international development organization. He came to work at LAUNCH due to his belief that the sustainable economic growth of a city needs to be inclusive of the entire population including microbusiness startups amongst minority and female owners. His role, in addition to overseeing the operations and finances at LAUNCH is to mentor and train business owners especially in areas of financial management and growth strategies.