Ryan Westwood

Founder, Managing Director

ryan westwood headshots web copy-2Ryan Westwood is a seasoned entrepreneur and CEO. He has successfully sold two of his companies, of which, one of the companies made the Inc. 500 list twice. While working on growing his current business, Simplus, Ryan is an active angel investor with JW Capital. Ryan has worked as a corporate executive at both Workfront and DirectPointe. He is currently working with Travis Johnson to author a book, The Five Characteristics of a Successful Entrepreneur, which is set to be released the beginning of 2016. He is a national columnist, writing for Forbes, Wall Street Journal, and Huffington Post. Ryan was also just named as one of seven American entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter by the Huffington Post.

Travis Johnson

Founder, Managing Director

Travis is the co-founder and managing director of JW Capital, an angel investment group that accelerates the growth of start-up companies. He is on the Board of Directors of several companies including Simplus, Zipclient, Eco Flower, Lionheart Innovations and Harvest Lane Honey. Travis is an Entrepreneur, CEO and mentor, having started his first company at age 14. He currently owns and manages a commercial real estate portfolio in excess of $24 million held under the company Infinite Investments.