Charles Heller

Charles O. Heller

President at Tacoma Boatbuilding Co. Inc

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3101 37Th St., Metairie, Louisiana, United States

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SpeedShift Ventures LLC

Vice President  - SVU

Zoom Information, Inc.

Vice President for Corporate Development  - ManTech International Corporation

Director  - UM

Managing Director  - Beacon Global Advisors , Ltd.

General Partner  - Gabriel Venture Partners

Director  - Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship

Professor of Practice - Entrepreneurship  - Smith School of Business


B.S.  - civil engineering , Oklahoma State University

M.S. degrees  - civil engineering , Oklahoma State University

Ph.D.  - 

Ph.D.  - engineering , The Catholic University of America

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Board of Advisors Member  - National Capital

Board Member  - Maryland Writers' Association Inc

Board Member  - Chesapeake Innovation Center

Academic Advisory Board Member  - Global Entrepreneurship Institute

President  - Annapolis Capital Group

Youngest Tenured Faculty Member  - U.S. Naval Academy

Board Member  - Walden University

Board Member  - Liquent Inc

Board Member  - Emerging Technology Center

Board Member  - Friedman , Billings , Ramsey & Co. , Inc.

Member  - The Authors Guild Inc

Board Member  - NewSchool

Board Member  - Hennessy Advisors Inc

Board Member  - Avatech Solutions Inc

Emeritus Board Member  - MAVA

Board Member  - Network Mantra Inc

Director  - Athlone Global Security Inc.

Director of the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship  - University of Maryland

Member of ADVISORY BOARD  - Capitalyst , LLC

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Dr. Charles O. Heller, president of CADCOM, Inc., Annapolis, Md., has announced the appointment of F. William Helming as program director for CADCOM's Washington, D.C. office.

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Charles O. Heller
Charles O. Heller is President of Annapolis Capital Group, a management consulting and investment firm. Previously, he was General Partner of Gabriel Venture Partners, a bicoastal, early-stage, venture capital fund with $260M under management, and Director/Chair of the Investment Committee of Athlone Global Security, a VC firm specializing in cybersecurity. From 1990 to 1999, Dr. Heller was Director of the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland. He built the center into one of the top-ranked in the nation and was named the University's first-ever Professor of Practice. Charlie has been very active in the Mid-Atlantic business community for many years, as a successful entrepreneur, investor, board member, and mentor to many of the region's startup ventures. He was co-founder and CEO of CADCOM, Inc., a pioneer enterprise software company. After selling CADCOM, he led a management buy-out of a segment of the firm which became Intercad Corporation, a publishing software company; Dr. Heller was its CEO. He sits on a number of boards, including those of Hennessy Mutual Funds, Walden University, NewSchool of Architecture & Design, Chesapeake Innovation Center, and the College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology at Oklahoma State University. He holds three engineering degrees: BS and MS from Oklahoma State University, and Ph.D. from The Catholic University of America. He has been recipient of a number of awards, including Maryland's "Entrepreneur-of-the-Year," the Lohmann Medal from OSU, and CUA's Alumni Achievement Award. He is a dual citizen of the US and the Czech Republic, his native country. His "other" career has been that of a writer. He is the author of the award-winning memoir, Prague: My Long Journey Home, published in December 2011, and has three additional memoirs in the works. He has been a columnist for the Washington Business Journal, Daily Record, Annapolis Capital, Baltimore News-American, and The Public Enterprise.

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