Dedicated Atlassian engineer highly regarded for experience developing and simplifying complex projects and programs. Strong written and verbal communication skills with extensive experience writing targeted communications and effectively managing data from various sources. Proven expertise establishing rapport, building relationships and maintaining trust with individuals from a variety of backgrounds. Ability to understand, interpret, explain and apply data analysis to key metrics and logical outcomes.
Vistage on Campus – Flex-22
CEO - Grain & Grit Collective
As CEO of Grain & Grit Collective, Mike DiNorscia has created a company that is purpose driven, innovative, and focused on developing top industry talent. Established in 2018, the company currently owns and operates the Little Italy Food Hall, Carnitas Snack Shack, Broken Yolk Cafe, and Sam the Cooking Guy’s signature Not Not Tacos, and Graze by Sam. Grain & Grit Collective is driven by the opportunity to positively impact communities within our establishments and beyond.
Prior to the creation of Grain & Grit, Mike was focused as managing director of his investment company, Sweet 100. Having successfully completed over $25 Million in restaurant related transactions, Mike began his investment career in 2009 with the creation of Restaurant Capital Growth Inc. In creating Restaurant Capital Growth Inc., Mike oversaw an investment in Burger Lounge, a San Diego based Fast Casual restaurant chain. In addition to Restaurant Capital, Mike had co-founded Location Matters. Location Matters is a full service Retail Commercial Brokerage with a specialized restaurant leasing and development team. Mike sold his interest in the company in 2015.
Prior to Location Matters, Mike was employed by Hormel Foods Corporation. While at Hormel Foods, Mike won the Chairman’s Inner Circle Award being recognized as one of the nation’s top foodservice sales representatives.
Joined Vistage in 2021
Volunteer - Women in Bio
Ariyella is a business development executive with experience in injectable biotechnology products such as vaccines and insulin, and has navigated the managed care landscape in Southern California. She also has a background in sales and marketing management and has lived and worked in Los Angeles, New York City, Berlin and Hamburg. Ariyella is a Peer Group Leader, as well as Marketing Coordinator at the Southern California chapter of the mentoring group Women in Bio.
Vistage on Campus – Flex-22
Associate Director, Financial Performance Management - Illumina
Experienced Associate Director of Finance Systems with a demonstrated history of working in the Life Sciences industry. Strong information technology professional skilled in Business Process, Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing, SAP/JDE ERP, SalesForce/Siebel CRM. Experienced Associate Director of Finance Systems with a demonstrated history of working in the Life Sciences industry. Strong information technology professional skilled in Business Process, Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing, SAP/JDE ERP, SalesForce/Siebel CRM.
Vistage on Campus – Flex 21
Senior Scientist - Guardant Health
Megha is a ighly accomplished scientist with extensive experience in genomic, genetic and biochemical research. She has specialized in Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) based technologies. Not only is Megha adept at statistical analysis of large data sets, preparation of reports to communicate findings and developing intervention strategies, she also is experienced in prioritizing program objectives and measuring progress demanding team-based approaches and individual accountability.
Vistage on Campus – Flex 22
Vice President, FSP, Global FSP Operation - Parexel
Yun is a biostatistical leader with 23 years of experience in all aspects of product development in a clinical study setting. She has global experience in providing strategic leadership and operational statistical expertise from early through late stage clinical development programs. Currently, she is managing a global team of statisticians and statistical programmers (APAC, India, US, UK, Russia) and overseeing global partnerships through the Functional Service Provider (FSP) model. She is leading FSP initiatives in terms of communication, culture change, training, quality, governance, utilization, and resource recruitment strategy/allocation. She is also serving as a mentor for APAC, North America women leaders.
Vistage on Campus – Flex 16 (Alumnus Member)