We help Startups to refine strategy, raise capital, find their product-market fit, define their monetization model and implement a successful go-to-market and branding strategy.
We also help mid-size, large, and Fortune 500 companies that need to bring mobile cloud technologies to their operation, or that are seeking to launch a new division or drive growth in an existing one, including innovation in monetization and international expansion plans.
Our success stories speak for us and we have proven operational expertise in Bringing Money, Creating Value, and Driving Growth, so we help you maximize results
monetization and business model
mergers & acquisitions
brand & communications
optimization & turnaround
global markets expansion
co-founder & board member | product strategy, go to market, capital raising …more
member of the advisory board | focus on entrepreneurship for social enterprises and students mentorship program …more
member of the advisory board | focus on technology innovation for effective philanthropy …more
co-founder and advisor | raised $2 million, market sizing, strategy and pitch deck, branding and go to market …more
advisor to CEO & interim COO | market sizing, strategy, branding and go to market …more
co-founder & CEO | raised +$14 million, led the company from concept to sector leader helping 500,000 low-wage workers get a job …more
executive advisor to the search alliance | strategy for profitable growth in US, UK, Germany, Turkey, and Taipei …more
executive advisor to founder and CEO | raising its first million dollars of capital, go to market …more
co-founder | conceptual design to implementation, reaching its first 2 million users (now Office 365) …more
vice president | global launch of 15 mobile products and streamlined global business development, increased user-base and profitability …more
executive advisor | evaluating acquisition of tech company and fair market valuation of the assets in the context of mobile internet trends …more
advisor to CEO | strategy refinement based on mobile and social internet trends – accelerated growth, increase in retention and …more
chief product officer | product strategy and go to market, turnaround team to increase shareholder value by 4x in a successful M&A…more
entrepreneur in residence | due diligences for Fund III in mobile technologies, internet, and SaaS, advisor to portfolio companies …more
general manager | go-to-market through +500,000 resellers worldwide, double digit growth for 4 years in the $3B mid-market division …more
director | expansion of operations in latin america, +3X increase market share and revenue via alliances and leveraged business models …more
director | overhaul of 600 customer service and field technicians. automation of logistics supporting a $100M operation in latin america …more
director | business expansion for the process automation and pulp & paper division in Venezuela, Colombia and the Caribbean …more
Luis is the founder and President at LJ Salazar Consulting. He is a co-founder of Giving Compass and a board advisor to the School of Business at the University of Washington Bothell.
He is a speaker and guest lecturer in the areas of technology, entrepreneurship, and society.
He also co-founded Optio3 and previously as co-founder and CEO, led Jobaline from ideation to leader in the sector. Luis held international executive positions for Yahoo, Microsoft (co-founder of Office 365), GMI (acquired by WPP in 2011), Xerox and ABB.
He has led the launch of more than twenty-five global products in the consumer and business spaces and is a recognized expert on reinventing processes that are outdated or plagued with inefficiencies, creating scalable cloud-based solutions. He has been successful in driving operations as the executive in charge or indirectly as operating executive advisor and consultant.
He has taken companies from zero to one million users and upwards of 700 million users. He has led businesses from zero to +$2M in annual revenues and up to $4B global P&L operations. Luis had led private capital raising efforts for five different startups, for a total over $20 million.