Grace M. Lee, President and CEO
As President and CEO, Grace Lee counsels clients on corporate law, entity formation and business plans to achieve short- and long-term goals. She conducts strategic analysis of international business expansion and foreign investment opportunities including real estate, products and services, and commodities.
Ms. Lee has over 16 years of experience as a corporate, employment and real estate law attorney, helping companies and individual clients conduct risk assessment, strategic planning, legal analysis regarding litigation and non-litigation corporate matters, corporate formation and governance, and development and implementation of corporate policies and procedures.
She also has extensive experience providing public relations, government affairs, and communications for clients in industry, health and medicine, and non-profit sectors. Ms. Lee has been a featured speaker at the International Bar Association, and has developed courseware and offered training to business and real estate professionals on various areas of law.
Ms. Lee holds a B.A. in French and a minor in Business from the University of Virginia and attended the University of Paris, Sorbonne. She also holds a Juris Doctorate from George Mason University School of Law.
Robert P. Hostler, Director at Large
President and CEO of James River Acquisition Company [JRAC], a privately held asset acquisition company. JRAC areas of interest / concentration include Real Estate Acquisition and Investment Banking Activities; Deal Structure and Capital Formation; Developing and Identifying Acquisition Strategies and Targets; Executing Leveraged Transactions, including sourcing Financing Investors.
Primary Investment Banking, Advisory Services and Activity in the Health Care, Technology, Energy, Utilities and Infrastructure sectors as well as Commodities. Began Investment Banking career while at Prudential Bache Securities and continued banking and transactional experience with Salisbury Capital Corp. , NY, NY; Greenwich Partners, Greenwich, CT.; and Small Pointe Advisors, Greenwich CT and Baltimore MD.
Current and Past President / CEO of several companies operating in health care sector. JRAC currently providing investment banking and transactional services to several closely held companies based in Ecuador, Brazil and Argentina.