The Team

“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.”

Andrew Carnegie

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Peter Cimoroni

Chief Executive Officer

Peter Cimoroni is a serial entrepreneur that has also assisted dozens of local and national companies in strategic growth, brand development, and acquisition negotiations. Peter founded and heads two companies, one a marketing firm specializing in new product development and charity fundraising, the other offering customers a single contact point for business solutions requiring professional services. 

As host of the Blood Time Podcast, Peter has delivered 50 episodes and counting of engaging and meaningful interviews with his guests. Episodes have reached nearly 1,000 impressions per episode and has amassed a social media following of over 10k in its’ first year.

 

David Safenovitz

Chief Operating Officer

David Safenovitz, graduated from the University of Toledo as a D1 collegiate athlete with degrees in both Psychology and Marketing with a minor equivalency in Japanese.  He has over 25 years of leadership experience in technology-based organizations encompassing startups and growth based positions. I have led multiple organizations to win the Weatherhead 100 award for business growth and have created and built multiple product lines for organizations encompassing many different industries.  

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Edward R. Knezevich

Chief Insurance Officer

Eddie graduated from the Ohio State University  with a degree in Political Science. Prior to joining  WestPoint Financial Group, Eddie started his  financial services career at Principal Financial  Group in 2013, and eventually was a top financial  professional with Lifetime Financial Group, where  he made Leaders Club (2015-2019) and achieved  the prestigious Million Dollar Round Table  (2015-2019), awarded to the highest performing  financial professionals in the industry. Eddie is  also a member of the National Association of  Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA).

 

In his free time, Eddie enjoys spending time with  his wife and newborn son. They enjoy trying new  restaurants, entertaining friends and family, and  traveling whenever they can.

 

Kyle Foley

Chief Financial Officer

Kyle Foley is a graduate of The Ohio State University where he earned an honors degree in Finance with minors in Economics and Entrepreneurship & Innovation. He has various experiences with start-ups from starting his own investment advisory firm to working on a venture development team. Kyle was recognized as a Pace Setter Recipient which is awarded to the top 1% of Fisher College of Business students annually.

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Kevin Conwell Jr.

Video Management 

Kevin Conwell has an award winning background and knowledge in procurement and marketing for over many years makes me not only a knowledgeable asset to any company, but a dangerous one. Kevin is humble, hungry and hard working.

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Drew Barnholtz

General Counsel

Drew Barnholtz helps companies become more efficient businesses and effectively manage transactions and litigation. He is a General Counsel with 23 years of corporate, entrepreneurial and law firm experience. Drew focuses primarily on regulatory and transactional matters within the Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Finance, Professional Services, and Technology industries. He is consistently recognized for his ability to effectively manage a wide variety of substantive legal issues and develop creative strategies to achieve business goals. Drew has experience helping clients in the following areas: Commercial Agreements, Capital Raises, Compliance and Regulations, Mergers & Acquisitions,  Employment Law, Real Estate, Intellectual Property and Litigation.

 
 
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Alan Dumont

Chief Technology Officer

Alan is broadly skilled Cybersecurity Engineer versed in Cybersecurity Design & Architecture, Implementation & Management, Incident Response, Vulnerability Management, Threat Hunting. Adept at upgrading and administering Cybersecurity tools & systems.

Some of Alan's many accomplishments include:

Architected, implemented, maintains & manages SIEM platform | Co-Authored OT Cybersecurity Framework Developed Privileged Account Management program Performed multiple Proof of Concepts for various Cybersecurity technologies |Identified and upgraded the management process for TLS Certificates Creates policies and rules for multiple Cybersecurity products Lead Coordinator for a first time ever major staff training exercise that resulted in over 100 senior staff officers receiving training on new systems and performing simulations Performed multiple network equipment refresh projects Administrator for VMware environment, approximately 2400 user accounts and 120 end devices Lead Coordinator for a major Information Systems acquisition initiative Managed Security Inventory reports for 21 locations resulting in continued COMSEC Key support