Allen Nance is a serial entrepreneur who has over a decade of startup and investment experience. He started WhatCounts in a rented house in 2000 and through a series of innovative growth strategies, that includes seven acquisitions, the company has grown into one of the largest email marketing firms in the world. Delivering billions of targeted messages on four continents and over 35 languages. WhatCounts has received numerous awards including three times being named an Inc. 500 company representing the fastest growing enterprises in the United States and the TAG award for most innovative companies. He is an investor, board member, and advisor for Springbot, InsightPool, Peachtree Supplies, and Scrubs and Beyond. He also helps launch startups with ATDC, Georgia Tech's incubator, and Flashpoint, a startup engineering program and is a big believer in the value of quality mentorship. Allen holds a B.S. in economics from University of West Georgia and masters in Business and Technology from Georgia Tech.