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Rochester, NY /

Stephen G. Barr

Experienced Startup Advisor & Mentor (Rochester Native)

A polymathic leader, startup mentor, advisor, co-founder, board member, investor.  Founder & Executive Director of the Startup Hive Incubator (now suspended and seeking investors/joint venture partners), Founder & Chairman of Boardroom Advisory Group, Co-Founder & Managing Partner of CrowdPad, President & CEO of American Residential Appraisers (acquired by Coldwell Banker Commercial, CBC in 1996). I have advised 61 Startups over the past 4 years as listed on my Angel List at www.angel.co/sgbmedia. Lifetime Fellow at The Center For Progressive Leadership, Crowdfunding Commentator for Fox News, Former musical instrument designer, apprentice luthier and retailer (bass guitar) as well as Associate Editor at Bass Frontiers Magazine, Contributing Staff Writer at Basics Magazine, Exceutive Producer of The School of Bass, Operations Manager & Cellar Master at Sableridge Vineyards, Sonoma, CA. Twenty years as a real estate broker, appraiser and expert witness. Fifteen years as a real estate fix & flip, urban infill, and residential subdivision developer. USAF Honorably Discharged and Decorated Veteran having served in a top secret multinational military intelligence unit in the late 70's. Single by choice for 30 years, Father of one, grandfather to two. Born & raised in Rochester, NY currently residing in Palm Desert, CA. My avocations are my vocations so I love what I do! The day I retire is the day I die!