SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kadima.Ventures, a transformative collaboration of companies that offers resources to early-stage startups and legacy companies to evolve ideas into advanced technologies, announced today that the company has hired Certified Financial Planner Todd Altomare as its new EVP, Strategic Relations. This appointment represents a key acquisition in the continued expansion of Kadima, as the company looks to further enhance its offering to its growing client portfolio.
Mr. Altomare brings more than 25 years of expertise in investor connectivity and cash management, as demonstrated in his previous role where he served as Senior Relationship Manager at Vanguard, overseeing book of business across 150 Ultra High Net Worth client groups representing $16 billion in total assets. Previously, Todd acted as Senior Director of Client Services for Fidelity Family Office Services, where he integrated the Fidelity suite of wealth management services to family office clients and their advisors.
“Todd is a forward-thinking leader, and his financial proficiency aligns perfectly with the ongoing Kadima mission to deliver customized, compliant financial solutions for our emerging and legacy partners,” said Tim Wales, CEO and Co-founder of Kadima. “With Initial Coin Offerings and token crowd sales happening on a daily basis, we’ve recognized a fundamental shift in the way early stage investing is being conducted. Todd will provide the stability and guidance needed to ensure the success of our partners.”
Mr. Altomare had this to say about his new appointment, “I’m extremely excited to become a part of the Kadima team. The infectious energy that fuels the organization’s pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit continues to drive its mission to support and propel startups to successful exits. Kadima never stops pushing the emergence of new funding and investment options, and I look forward to customizing and maximizing those solutions for our clients.”
Kadima.Ventures is a highly developed collaboration of companies that offers resources to early stage startups, and also supports legacy companies by enabling them to transform ideas and concepts into advanced technologies, products, and services. Kadima means ‘Forward’ – as forward-thinking industry leaders, we leverage the latest technology advances to deliver exponential growth and exits for our partners. Our proven model provides a sustained support system for our clients: Kadima.Technology: an advanced R&D lab for product development and release of new technologies such as blockchain; Kadima.Consulting: which enables access to specialized project resources by tapping into Kadima’s expansive partner network; Kadima.Marketing: a comprehensive design, marketing, and advertising agency; Kadima.Services: a full service software development and hosting firm. Kadima.Foundation: Our 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to supporting startups and entrepreneurs utilizing the full Kadima portfolio of resources.
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