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.
CEO, VOLO Beauty
Ryan Goldman turned a family business into a beauty supply chain empire. Founded in 1945, Empire Beauty Supply Co. is a 3rd generation owned and operated family business based in San Diego, California. Under Ryan’s leadership as CEO, Empire Beauty has grown to a 21 store chain of boutique Beauty Store and Salons in Southern California. Ryan also founded Spectrum Salon Services in 2005. Spectrum Salon Services is a full-service professional beauty salon distributor covering San Diego and Orange County. Spectrum’s team of experienced sales representatives sell a vast portfolio of salon professional brands. With twenty years of industry experience under his belt, Ryan has continued to grow and evolve his brand in a competitive industry. As a visionary and an entrepreneur, Ryan carries his hard-earned industry credentials into his new start-up VOLO Beauty. VOLO Beauty has developed the world’s first Cordless Infrared Hair Dryer which will launch in the summer of 2018.