Monty Bruell is the Host and Co-Executive Producer of Start It Up. He is a Mentor at The Company Lab and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Rapid RMS, developers of iPad and cloud based point-of-sale systems.
Monty has founded companies in business sectors as diverse as marketing consulting, commercial construction, magazine publishing, and asset management. He has also been a manager within a wide range of Fortune 500 organizations (e.g. Coca-Cola, Marriott, Unum, and Morgan Stanley).
Monty is a graduate of Harvard University with a B.A. in Economics, concentrating in Theories of the Firm and Inter-Firm Rivalry.