WHO WE ARE
We help small business owners gain focus and make better decisions.
Think of us as your ongoing success partner. Each relationship is guided by our core values of trust, inspiration, empathy, and accountability.
We recognize that community-based entrepreneurship is a powerful force to counter the growing problem of income inequality. We innovate on business consulting designs and engagement models to be more approachable, practical, and fun for business owners providing positive economic impact to their communities.
Founder and Principal Consultant
Michael is passionate about human-centered leadership and product designs that challenge the status-quo. He is driven by every personal story and outcome by entrepreneurs and business owners who deliver value to their local communities, particularly those with historically inequitable access to opportunity including minority, immigrant, and the LGBTQ+ communities.
He holds a Master of Science degree in Leadership and Administration, specializing in Executive Leadership & Organizational Development from Boston College and an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley. Michael served as co-head of programming for IntEnt, Boston College's Graduate Entrepreneurship Club. Prior to Revby, Michael worked as a global sales director for a digital media and research publisher and as a marketing & new business development director for a consulting firm. His career began as an early employee at dot-com startup, Ask Jeeves.
Fun facts: Michael has traveled across 6 continents and enjoyed a short stint as a pastry baker at Amy's Bread, a small business in NYC working the hours of 8pm to 4am each day.
Business Strategy Consultant
Estefania is a driven business strategy consultant with vast experience in Latin America and US markets. She enjoys helping business owners solve problems, understand and implement creative approaches to solutions to ultimately boost their revenue. Estefania serves on the board of ALPFA as their VP of their Entrepreneurship Committee for their Boston chapter.
She holds a graduate degree in Supply Chain Management from the Technological University of Panama, a Lean Supply Chain certification from Georgia Institute of Technology and an undergraduate degree in Business Management from Interamerican University of Panama. She currently attends Babson College for her MBA.
Administrative & Business Development Associate
Luiz is fascinated by business consulting and helping small businesses achieve exceptional results. Driven by diversity, he is moved by every particular story and the possibility to support business owners’ dreams and the communities surrounding them. Luiz served on the board of the Brandeis International Business School Chapter of ALPFA.
He holds a Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance from Brandeis University with distinction and an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Insper where he graduated top of his class. He is fluent in Portuguese, English, Spanish, and beginner in French.
Interesting fact: prior to his time in the business world, when younger, Luiz played competitive tennis in South America and in the United States.
Rumela works in new business development in tech and also loves to DJ for music and art events in NYC. As a first-generation South Asian American and proud daughter of immigrant parents who forged their own careers in civil engineering and music, she is committed to advancing equitable access for historically disenfranchised communities. Her professional path is best described as a 4IR multimedia digital strategist, at the intersection of academia, policy, the information industry, emerging technology, and the creative economy. She has had the privilege of serving independent and socially conscious collectives.
Christophe is a business manager and advisor with entrepreneurial experience across various industries, including fashion, beauty, e-commerce, finance, tech and construction. He helps start-ups and small business owners to assess the implications and impact of business decisions on each aspect of a company from the financial model, ROI, IT, sales, branding, marketing to consumer needs. In addition to working with Revby, Christophe is the Director of an Economic Development Program at the South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corp. in New York City. He is fluent in English, French and Spanish.
Anthony is an Associate Director of Finance at Propeller Industries, a finance and accounting firm with offices in San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles. He provides FP&A services primarily to start-up consumer packaged goods companies at stages ranging from pre-revenue to acquisition. He has a passion for early-stage companies and employs his first-hand experience working with small businesses since 2001.