Felix Stuckey. (President / Felix Forest Real Estate LLC) Oakland native and resident has 20+ years of sales, management, and executive experience in data, voice, converging technologies and real estate. Felix has held business development and management positions at Comcast, AT&T, NTT Communications and Black Diamond Holdings. As and avid technology, real estate and business entrepreneur, Felix currently is the President of Felix Forest Real Estate LLC, and managing partner at Black Diamond Holdings. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from California State University, Hayward.
Karen Wertman (Marketing and Public Relations) career spans more than twenty years in marketing, sales and business management. She’s helped build brands in the publishing, education and consumer electronics. Karen has devised and implemented successful marketing and communications strategies and managed multi-million dollar budgets in various leadership roles at diverse organizations.
An Oakland resident for 17 years, Karen currently works as Chief Operating Officer of The Port Workspaces, Oakland’s three-location coworking and shared office community for many of the city’s most exciting startups.