Leadership

Oluwole T. Imoukhuede, Chair

Oluwole T. ImoukhuedeTony has more than 24 years of progressively responsible experience in several businesses including years as Area Manager with Tricon Global. He founded and served as CEO for Atlantic Property Management a real estate development company. He is the founder and Administrator of two private Marietta day schools, West Cobb Preparatory Academy and West Cobb Primary Prep. He also serves as the Chairman of the school board of JCPA.

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from theUniversity of Houston and an MBA. He is also a graduate of Control Data Institute.

Olu lives in Marietta, Georgia with his wife and three children. His interests include reading, golf and soccer.


Toks Onabanjo, Executive Director and CEO

The professional career of Toks debut when he won twice fellowship awards from European Economic Commission in 1980 for a Master’s degree program study in National Development and Project Planning, and in 1985 for another Master’s degree program study in Business System Analysis and Design, he more or less followed the steps of his father who won scholarships twice to study in UK. He was invited to IBM research triangle institute in 1981 when IBM first brought out its first PC and this inspired him further into Information Technology Communication (ITC) and project management and these experiences tremendously influenced his professional path.

His experience includes many years as a director of computer services, project planning and system development. He is the founder, President and CEO of International Information and Application, IITA, Inc. here in Atlanta. Toks has managed projects in US, Europe and Africa and has organized international forums on business development, management and legislative leadership conferences. He served as a member of advisory council of Georgia Africa chamber of commerce for many years.

Toks has written several position papers and articles on business system analysis and design, project planning and project management. He has the following degrees and certifications; Project Management Institute certification viz. PMP Number 135056, PhD. Business Administration, Master of Education, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Master of Business System Analysis and Design, City University, London, Master of National Development and Project Planning, University of Bradford, UK, Postgraduate Diploma Computer Science,University of Lagos, Bachelor of Science, Agricultural Economics, University of Ibadan.


Charles H. Green, CFO

Charles Green began working in his parent’s small business at age 8, and attended many “board meetings” around the dinner table. Today he is an eminent authority on small businesses with over 30 years of advising, financing, and investing in business owners and entrepreneurs. He consults with small business owners through publications, seminars, and direct engagement on a broad range of business financing topics through Charles Green & Company.

He has experience as a commercial banker, venture capitalist, business advisor and business owner, and he founded and served as President/CEO of Sunrise Bank of Atlanta. Charles has had clients from more than 30 countries and served as corporate director for several businesses in the U.S., Mexico, and Europe, including a NASDAQ-listed company.

More recently, he founded Small Business Finance Institute to foster and develop organizations which create jobs, improve communities, and change lives through successful entrepreneurship and better financial management.

Charles authored several books and articles about business financing, including The SBA Loan Book (Adams Media), the bestselling book on its topic. He has been interviewed about small business financing by CNNCNBCNBCABCCBSFOXBloombergBusiness WeekEntrepreneurInc.SuccessEssenceCrain’s BusinessFortune Small BusinessReutersAP RadioBusiness Radio, and other print and electronic media outlets.

He earned a B.S. in Finance from the University of Alabama and completed the Stonier National Graduate School of Banking at the Wharton School of Business. He serves as Chair of the Fulton County Arts Council and as a Director of the Atlanta Medical Center. In 2005 he was named the Financial Services Champion by the Georgia District of theU.S. Small Business Administration. Charles resides in midtown Atlanta, GA and may be contacted at charles@charlesgreenco.com or Director@SBFI.org.


Robert Rainbow, Marketing

Marketing

Robert has owned and operated several business throughout the past 15 years. Currently, he is co-owner and managing partner of Fast-Forward-Films with combined experience of over 20 years in video, audio, and photography production specializing in multimedia and social media consulting. He is also the founder of Global Grid Imports, an import / export company of goods to the US and other parts of the world. His other experiences include CEO of R&M Property Services a real estate investment and consulting company since 1997 and a successful real estate agent with a major real estate firm in Georgia.

Robert studied Architecture Design at Alfred State University in New York. He currently lives in Kennesaw, GA with his wife and 3 kids.

His hobbies include all kinds of sports, photography, real estate, hiking, traveling and volunteering in his local community.