Mr. Riss has 30 years of experience with 1933 and 1934 Act filings as CEO of a publicly traded company and as a CPA with Ernst & Young.
He is a board member of an equity-based funding portal and a member of FINRA. Mr. Riss earned an MBA with distinction from the Stern School of Business and was a Magna Cum Laude graduate with distinction from Carleton College. As a volunteer, he gives voice and guitar lessons to middle and high school students and performs with them on a weekly basis. He also wrote and directed 10 musical parodies to raise money for college scholarships.
MARIO ANTHONY HERNANDEZ,
Mr. Hernandez has over 20 years of extensive experience in the financial industry. Mr. Hernandez has been involved in all aspects of finance ranging from relationship management to residential, business, and commercial lending.
He has been involved in major transactions generating millions of dollars in revenue. Mr. Hernandez stepped up to aid businesses with their SBA loan applications during the COVID-19 crisis, to guide companies through the application process for both the Payroll Protection Plan and SBA Disaster Relief loans.
Mr. Hernandez enjoys volunteer work with organizations such as Habitat for Humanity and has taught children finance with the L.A Unified School District.