Our BoardCommNexus is a non-profit organization that is member supported. We rely on the sponsorship of industry companies, along with the participation of individuals from our community, to assist us in helping the San Diego technology community. Our Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from our sponsor companies and industry advisors.
At the heart of EvoNexus is a driven team working tirelessly to ensure EvoNexus provides startups with the support and opportunities needed to prosper and pioneer the future of technology.
EvoNexus Irvine Committee
Founder & Principal, Illumitiv
Tracy Kwiker is the principal of Illumitiv (www.illumitiv.com), a business advisory service addressing the specific needs of entrepreneurs and startups. In addition to founding and operating a well-respected association management and event production company for 9 years, Tracy has assumed key operational and marketing roles over the past 25 years in several additional entrepreneurial ventures, including a leading solar energy project developer, a 501(c)(3) public charity, a Paul Allen-backed Internet start-up, a multimillion-dollar retail store, and two prominent Russian-American joint ventures based in Moscow during the Gorbachev-Yeltsin era.
Along with her wide breadth of experience with startup and high-growth companies, Tracy is well-known in the Southern California startup community for her ability to extract and refine the core essence of a company’s strategic value proposition to craft that proposition into comprehensive, precise, concise, and compelling pitch materials. Additionally, Tracy’s extensive experience as an award-winning event producer has provided her with a unique expertise in experiential marketing.
Tracy graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Tufts University and received her MBA from Harvard Business School in 1995.