Eva Doss has 20 years of experience in business consulting, strategic planning, business development and equity investment fund establishment and management in the United States and Europe. During her career, Ms. Doss established new business ventures and investment opportunities, and developed strategic business partnerships for companies internationally. She has also worked with Booz Allen, RTI International, and the U.S. Agency for International Development in Washington, D.C. As the first Executive Director, Ms. Doss helped in the establishment of the Southside Business Technology Center, a business consulting entity in 2005, which in 2012 grew into The Launch Place, the lead entrepreneurial development organization offering business consulting, training, office space and subsidies, and seed investments through its two equity funds to entrepreneurs in Danville, Virginia and in the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Ms. Doss speaks several languages, holds a post-graduate Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management, has a M.B.A. and B.S. in Business Administration.