Balluun Welcomes Joseph J. Flynn as an Investor and Strategic Advisor
Balluun Inc. announced today that it has added Joseph J. Flynn, a veteran executive in the trade show industry, as an investor and strategic advisor.
Mr. Flynn has deep experience in trade show management, healthcare services, business development, M&A and corporate strategy and has raised tens of millions in capital for his successful business ventures. Mr. Flynn currently serves as CEO of Vereco LLC, a Southern California based Healthcare IT Services company. Prior to that he served as Co-Founder and CEO of Auxilio Inc and later the CEO of CynergisTek Inc (NYSE: CTEK), the leading provider of healthcare cyber security services, after the two companies merged. Prior to his tenure in the healthcare IT industry, Mr. Flynn had spent over a decade in the international and domestic trade show industry, in several senior executive positions at Neilsen Expositions (now Emerald Expositions), Advanstar Communications, and E.J. Krouse.
“Joe is a very successful entrepreneur who holds a passion for the event industry. He brings in a unique combination of extensive trade show industry experience and strong business acumen. Beyond his investment, I am super excited to have Joe's support and experience as we take Balluun to the next level”, said Deepak Gupta, CEO of Balluun Inc.
“I am very excited and honored to be both an investor and strategic advisor to Balluun, the leading provider of digital B2B platform serving the trade show producers and trade associations. My goal is to help Balluun raise capital, focus on growth and become the de facto standard to create online 24/7 365 digital marketplaces for show producers and trade associations”, said Mr. Flynn.
With Balluun’s “365 Connect” and “365 Marketplace” solutions, trade show organizers and trade associations can go to market quickly with a modern B2B business network and digital commerce, integrated with CRM and other business applications tailored for their industry, audience, and brand.
“Show producers and Trade Associations have been struggling for years to find the right solution to extend the event community to a digital platform. Balluun provides that solution and takes the industry into its digital future”, added Flynn.
Based in Silicon Valley, Balluun provides Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology connecting B2B buyers and sellers through vertical market network platform that’s highly configurable for any industry. Trade show organizers and trade associations use Balluun’s solution to create a branded digital marketplace to extend their event lifecycle by engaging their audience 24/7/365. Enterprise manufacturers/distributors and organizations can use the solution to build their own e-commerce marketplaces as a pathway to becoming digital platform businesses.