Aspen Capital Fund is a closely held Hispanic family owned business located in Colorado. Our focus is to build minority enterprises and individual success stories. We work directly in supporting young, innovative businesses. We work indirectly by supporting the community and families that can improve how businesses can grow. We have built on our own successes and share those experiences and knowledge to help new businesses.
Our network of family, friends and partners offers some of the smartest and experienced business information and expertise available to the Hispanic and Minority communities. We strive to be trusted business advisers for business owners and families.
We help by sharing our support and community contacts with minority start up businesses. What we do is provide personal consulting, technical help and start-up capital. We offer a free one-on-one consultation which is a friendly approach to sharing information, knowledge and experience. Contact us today to find out how we can help your business.
GregoryTanner is our Founder & Manager . His ambitious vision has helped create Aspen Capital Fund | ACF Ventures | Aspen Wealth Advisors | and ACF Partners. He has used his experience through mergers and acquisitions to build his business since 1991.
Gregory is a leading expert in Hispanic Marketing and Hispanic Strategy. Prior to creating Aspen Capital Fund he created and developed strategy and investment theory at Vydrogen and Thunderbolt Venture Co. He as led investments in Jupiternetwork and FitBeats.com. He currently manages Tanner Gonzalez a growing Hispanic Brand and a number of other companies including the resurrection of Jupiternetwork Colorado.
Greg has worked as a member of senior management and along senior management on alternative strategic solutions from acquisitions, start up funding, new market strategy, and growth strategy.
Greg has an Executive Certificate from Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management and Studied Nuclear Engineering at University of New Mexico. He is also a Hoya Progam Graduate.
As an entrepreneur Angelo has had first-hand experience in building businesses from the ground floor. Angelo has over 15+ years’ experience managing and directing technological operations relating to strategic technology planning, execution, and development. He has served as a senior team member to globally recognized brands. His roles have included CEO, COO, Sales and Business Development. Angelo is a Subject Matter Expert on the impact of digital technology in general and the sports, media, and technology sectors in particular. Angelo provides hands on development, support and strategy experience to clients of all sizes. Angelo has participated as a senior team member and consulted to business regarding technology issues, and implementation for short and long term business needs and has developed enterprise structure for growth and agility. He has moved companies from high cost, inefficient infrastructure systems to high value and highly efficient systems.
Angelo was instrumental in building and reviving the Jupiternetwork brand. Angelo was on the frontline when Jupiternet was started in 1999 as the first employee and facilitated the merger with 3T Systems in 2008. Angelo created the brand, team and network of people to create one of the most recognized businesses in the Rocky Mountain Region. He currently is the President of the Midnight Oil Corporation which has successfully re-acquired Jupiternetwork. He is heavily involved in music management and technology platforms and currently manages Halo Management .
Angelo is a graduate of the University of Denver.
Janine Cabot reviews new investment opportunities for Aspen Capital Fund and participates in all stages of the investment and business lifecycle process. She joined Aspen Capital Fund from the Thunderbolt Ventures acquisition, prior to that she worked at hedge fund SV Capital Management. Janine’s other experience includes working as a technology specialist focusing on high technology, Web 2.0, and systems at WSG in Boston. Janine studied at MIT, where she earned a BS in Physics and an MBA.
Lucas is a Managing Director of Finance for Aspen Capital Fund | ACF Services.
Lucas Marquardt took up rugby in college at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he majored in Finance and Information Systems. He continued playing rugby at the club level in Colorado and San Diego, where he worked as a professional finance consultant at BearingPoint, Inc. Lucas’ desire to pursue an advanced degree took him to Sydney, Australia in 2004 to attend the University of Technology, Sydney. Whilst studying at UTS, Lucas played rugby for the Randwick Galloping Greens and toured New Zealand in 2005. Since his return to the US, Lucas has worked as a finance consultant to start up and emerging companies and ultimately ended up back in Denver in 2009. At present, he continues to indulge his passions for entrepreneurial business and the game of rugby while enjoying all that Colorado has to offer.
Lucas offers expertise in:
– Financial Systems implementation/integration/conversion along with clean-up and re-structuring
– Inventory/Manufacturing accounting, MRP configuration
– Cash Flow Forecasting
– Financial Modeling
– Best practices, processes/procedures
– Financial controls, checks & balances
– Financial Statement preparation, analysis
– Monthly Financial Package Preparation and Reporting
Liz is a special advisor to Aspen Capital Fund | ACF Partners | ACF Ventures. As a successful Hispanic woman Liz has reached the pinnacle of success with early retirement at at 44. After completing her last business transaction for over $100 Million she has decided to ride horses and devote to the philanthropic development of the Hispanic community. She works with Gregory on complex finance issues and regularly advises on critical business issues and decisions.