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Don Hawley

Entrepreneur • Advisor Phoenix, Arizona Area, US

Founder, Chairman & CEO, IGT - Innovative Green Technologies and Advisor & Board Member, Valley Advisory Group.

Founder, Chairman & CEO, IGT - Innovative Green Technologies and Advisor & Board Member, Valley Advisory Group.

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Primary Skillsets

  • Business Development
  • Growth
  • Operations
  • Data Science
  • Growth
  • Operations
  • Fundraising
  • Business Development
I have an idea, but I'm open to other ideas
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Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Business Development
  • • Growth
  • • Operations
  • • Data Science
  • • Growth
  • • Operations
  • • Fundraising
  • • Business Development

Involved In

Founder

NetsWork, Inc.
IGT - Innovative Green Technologies
Homestar International, Inc.
ITPrisms
IGT - Innovative Green Technologies
ITPrisms
NetsWork, Inc.
Homestar International, Inc.

Advisor

L3GACY Growth Fund
DLH Consulting
Valley Advisory Group

Positions

Chairman & CEO L3GACY Growth Fund January 2016 - present
Founder, Chairman & CEO IGT - Innovative Green Technologies July 2010 - present
President DLH Consulting 2001 - present
Advisor & Board Member Valley Advisory Group January 2007 - September 2012
President Ca-Tel Telecommunications, Inc. 2004 - 2010
Founder & President ITPrisms 2001 - 2004
Founder, Chairman & CEO NetsWork, Inc. 1998 - 2001
Executive Vice President Comteco, Inc. 1995 - 1998
Founder & President Homestar International, Inc. 1987 - 1991
Executive Vice President & CFO Worlds of Wonder, Inc. 1984 - 1987
Director of Finance and Administration Sunset Designs, Inc. 1975 - 1981
CPA & Consultant Deloitte, Haskins & Sells (now Deloitte) 1973 - 1975

Education

University of California, Berkeley Business & Accounting 1970 - 1972
University of California, Santa Barbara BS 1967 - 1969
Abraham Lincoln High School 1964 - 1967

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Fundraising
Markets of Interest
  • • Real Estate
  • • Small Businesses
  • • Consumer Electronics
  • • Games
  • • Financial Services

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Operations • M&a • Acquisitions • Company Culture • Deal Structure • Executive mentoring • Financial analysis • Strategy • Building Teams

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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Howard B. Montgomery, Jr.
We worked together  •  Previously Senior Advisor, ARCSys. Previously Managing Partner / Bank Group, The Pinnacle Bridge Group, LLC.
Don is a professional's professional that has the depth and breadth of experience, common sense and personality to make a meaningful impact ... regardless of the engagement or opportunity. He is passionate and committed to any task at hand. He understands companies, products, and the elements of success. He is uniquely qualified to help any organization. He understands both his strengths and limitations and I am not only proud, but honored, to be allowed to vouch for who and what Don is and stands for. If success is a yardstick, Don is the right person for the engagement.
Howard B. Montgomery, Jr.
We worked together  •  Previously Senior Advisor, ARCSys. Previously Managing Partner / Bank Group, The Pinnacle Bridge Group, LLC.
Don is a professional's professional that has the depth and breadth of experience, common sense and personality to make a meaningful impact ... regardless of the engagement or opportunity. He is passionate and committed to any task at hand. He understands companies, products, and the elements of success. He is uniquely qualified to help any organization. He understands both his strengths and limitations and I am not only proud, but honored, to be allowed to vouch for who and what Don is and stands for. If success is a yardstick, Don is the right person for the engagement.
Ron Friedman
They're my friends  •  Semi Active Participant, Retired but still semi active. University of Southern California grad. Arizona State grad.
Don is an energetic leader. He wastes no time in becoming involved offering concise suggestions and strategic paths.
Irene Blomgren
We worked together  •  Principal, TRI Executive Search. Previously EVP Human Capital Development, TASER International.
Don has been a business mentor to me for over 20 years, he acquired my company at one point and I have consulted for him extensively. He is ... one of the brightest financial minds I have encountered and clearly one of the best at business development. He thinks strategically and wastes no time in implementing. As an HR professional I have been surprised and delighted at his interest in building great cultures and developing employees. He cares about the bottom line but also cares about people.
Joel Gottesman
We worked together  •  President and Owner, Liquid Capital of Arizona. Previously CAO, First National Bank of Arizona.
Don is very resourceful, has great contacts and is a great strategist
Jessica Cons
We worked together  •  Office Manager, Lyon Chiropractic. Previously Account Payables, IGT - Innovative Green Technologies.
Don is knowledgeable in all aspects of startups, advising, strategic planning and partnerships.
Jessica Cons
We worked together  •  Office Manager, Lyon Chiropractic. Previously Account Payables, IGT - Innovative Green Technologies.
Don is an objective, independent advisor that is exceptional at multitasking by having more than one area he specializes in.
Stephen Race
We worked together  •  Owner, Race Specialties. Previously CEO, Regent Pacific Management Corporation. University of Pennsylvania grad.
I have know Don for 30 years. While we have gone in different directions and are geographically distant, we have stayed in touch. Don came u ... p the finance side of the business but he is far more than a senior finance executive. He has run business, founded several others and has a keen appreciation of the challenges facing new businesses. He is best when working with entreprenurial and founder management. He has a passion for business and loves doing deals.
Sara Thibault
We worked together  •  Independent Contractor, Efficiently Yours, LLC and Executive Administrative Assistant, L3GACY Growth Fund.
Don's vast experience with multiple aspects of business allows him to see each project he consults with in great depth. He is a visionary th ... at combines his business knowledge with his passion for mentoring which makes him an ideal advisor.
Steve Shank
We worked together  •  CEO Symantec. Previously Advisor, IGT - Innovative Green Technologies, Athena Communications, Amuse Bouche Bistro & Catering.
Don is an enthusiastic visionary with great strategic skills. He has the clear ability to communicate this enthusiasm to employees, partners ... and investors.
Ted Gladish
We worked together  •  CFO, Energy Surety Partners. Previously CEO, Heart In Your Hand, LLC.
Excellent experience in multiple industries and stages of business life cycles. Intelligent thinker. Motivated. Win-win approach. Enjoys ... coaching and sharing views.

Matthew Hawley
Vice President, L3GACY Growth Fund. Previously Vice President, Innovative Green Technologies. Harvard grad student.
He is naturally bright, inquisitive and excellent problem solver. Real, hands-on experience in financial disciplines; planning, modeling, pp ... m, budgeting, financial analysis and statement prep. Managing and motivating staff. Strategic partnership negotiation and relationship management.