Board of CEOS (BoC) was founded by Thomas Hong and Steve Tsai and is an outgrowth of CEONetworking that Thomas initially founded.
The CEO often finds that “ITS LONELY AT THE TOP” as there are no peers within an organization to discuss key sensitive issues.
BoC provides small peer group meetings for business mentoring and problem solving. The BoC monthly group meeting provides a platform where CEOs can establish trusted relationships in a creative and exclusive learning environment that emphasizes openness, integrity and confidentiality.
Members’ benefit from the collective experiences and knowledge of the peer CEOs and the BoC Partners who are all former hi-tech CEOs.
Thomas Hong has a BSEE, MSEE, and over 25 years of executive management experience.
Steve Tsai has BSEE, MSEE and MBA with more than 20 years of executive and entrepreneurial experience.
Mike Loftus is an entrepreneur-in-residence at The Angel’s Forum. He brings over 20 years’ experience working with startups and early stage companies. He has held senior leadership roles with several young companies including E-machines, Graphic Media, Spectron, Connectix, Netfish Technologies and inFreeDA.
Mike is currently CEO and Founder of The Glue USA, which advises early stage companies on building leadership teams, defining product roadmaps, building market entry strategy and sourcing investment capital. Mr. Loftus mentors Australian companies through the ANZA Technology Network and Danish companies through Innovation Center Denmark
Mr. Loftus has earned degrees in business and computer engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology, completed the Executive MBA program at Stanford University and completed the Franklin Covey Leadership Program.
Mike’s focus is on lean operations, the revenue model and getting the product to MVP, refining each strategy in the light of real customer feedback.