BRYAN BOSTIC

Founder, Spanish Moss Holdings LLC

A serial entrepreneur, Bostic sold his first venture, 2B Technology to Ticketmaster in 2000. Bostic had developed a powerful reservation, scheduling, and ticketing enterprise system that generated over 100 million tickets annually to attractions throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe. He then acquired a small startup, Smartbox, in 2004, growing the business by franchising locations around the country, including a tuck-in acquisition of Big Box Storage in 2008. He sold the company in 2014 to Sirva Worldwide. Bostic has been an active participant in the entrepreneurial ecosystem, directly involved with 16 companies. He is also an active mentor to the startup community in Richmond, Virginia. An enthusiastic speaker, Bostic has expertise in logistics, recruiting and developing high performing employees, recognizing marketing opportunities, franchising, creating strategic partnerships, and negotiating strategic exits. He holds a BBA in Management Information Systems from James Madison University.