Location: Las Vegas, United States
Date Certified: 10 Feb 2013
Troy D. Evans is a motivated serial entrepreneur with a fine-tuned skill for turning ideas into realities. In addition to his own business enterprises, Evans takes a particular pleasure in motivating others to realize their business dreams through project consulting, speaking engagements and instructional classes. To this end, Troy formed Acumen Consulting, a Las Vegas based consulting firm, in 2011. Through Acumen Troy offers keen insights into the fast paced and dynamic world of startups and established businesses alike. Troy’s knowledge has gained him speaking invitations at universities, business conferences and media outlets to share his vision and approach to success.
Troy holds an MBA from Clark Atlanta University and a BA in Business Management from Morehouse College and is certified in Real Estate Development from the REDI Foundation. Troy has a strong background in business with companies like American Express, Nestle, Smirnoff, Texaco, The Chicago Tribune and Procter & Gamble.
In the last five years, Troy has turned his business acumen to the exciting and ever- changing realm of startup companies including PokerNearMe, TREKA, A Great Chase, Luxury Travel Holdings and taBoozie. His familiarity with the startup environment, marketing, financial feasibility, user acquisition, and many of the other perils facing startup companies has proved invaluable to his clients.