Murrey Wanstrath has over 20 years of operational business and investment experience. He began his career in New York working for BlackRock and E&Y. He transitioned to a more operational focus in 2006 while working as COO/CFO for a financial services portfolio company for Bonanza Capital. That experience put him on a path geared towards creating value for small and medium-sized businesses through comprehensive strategic alignment and establishing data-driven results-oriented cultures. He most recently served as the COO and CFO at rewardStyle, Inc., a Dallas-based global digital media company focused on developing technologies to monetize influencer’s digital content.
Some of his career accomplishments to date include overseeing revenue growth from $15 million to over $100 million in less than four years, growing an employee base from 40 to more than 200 in a little more than three years, assisting with the expansion of six global offices – Shanghai, Sao Paulo and London among them.
He has a wonderful wife and two healthy kids and is an active member of the Lakewood Elementary school. He studied Accounting at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. He is a CPA (inactive) and CFA.