Executive Team

Dave Gentry President and CEO of RedChip

Dave Gentry

President and CEO

Dave Gentry is the author of Small Stocks, Big Money, a Wiley-published book of interviews with the world’s most successful small-cap investors. He has been a consultant to more than 1,000 public companies and assisted dozens of public companies in the up-listing and capital-raising process. In 2012 he founded The RedChip Money Report™, a weekly cable TV financial news show broadcast in 177 million homes. He has appeared on CNBC and Fox Business News, is a member of the Forbes Business Council, and is widely known as a thought leader in the small-cap space.

Gentry has been a presenter at the New York Society of Security Analysts, Deal Flow Media conferences, and other small-cap conferences, and he has rung the NASDAQ bell on three occasions. In 2011, he was honored by Inc. Magazine as CEO of one of the fastest-growing private companies in America. In 1996, he won the Republican nomination in the 5th District of Florida for the United States House of Representatives. In 1994 he co-founded the First Amendment Coalition, an independent, nonprofit, collegiate-based student organization, and received national and international attention for his work defending free speech on college campuses. Gentry’s activism led to his publication 100+ Cases of Campus Censorship, published by David Horowitz’s Second Thoughts Books. Gentry earned his Master of Education from the University of Florida in 1993.

Rob Foley VP of Investor Relations at RedChip

Rob Foley

VP of Investor Relations

With over a decade of experience in the capital markets, Foley is an expert in fostering strong investor relationships and driving strategic initiatives. He has an innate ability to bridge the gap between corporations and the investment community, a skill honed over years of hands-on experience. Before his tenure at RedChip, Foley held various roles in leading national brokerages, including Met Life Securities, Pruco Securities, and Maxim Group. Each role gave Foley valuable insights and experiences, particularly in the small-cap markets, shaping him into the accomplished professional he is today. His comprehensive understanding of market trends, investment strategies, and corporate finance adds tremendous value to RedChip and its clients. Foley's academic background in Business Entrepreneurship from the State University of New York (SUNY) Rockland Community College (RCC) has provided a robust foundation for his career where his entrepreneurial spirit and academic knowledge have driven his innovative approach to effective investor relations strategy and execution.

Paul Kuntz

Communications Director

Paul brings over 15 years of investor relations experience to RedChip. Prior to joining RedChip, he served as Managing Director of Lead Summit Advisers, a boutique communications consulting firm he founded, where he directed the development and implementation of a wide variety of communications programs for private and public companies in various sectors. Previously, Paul was Communications Manager at SAC Financial Communications, a Las Vegas-based investor relations firm, where he developed investor communications strategies for a large roster of NASDAQ, NYSE Amex, and OTC companies. Paul graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Point Park University, earned a Public Relations Certificate from Rutgers University, and currently serves on the board of directors of Voces Solis, a Pittsburgh-based arts nonprofit.

Barrett Boone Associate Director at RedChip

Barrett Boone

Associate Director

Barrett is a seasoned financial expert with a background in capital markets and alternative investments. With expertise in financial analysis, modeling, and planning, Barrett has consistently displayed an exceptional understanding of the industry. As a graduate in Finance from The University of Central Florida, Barrett's professional journey has been marked by notable achievements. Holding pivotal roles as CFO at Stellar Homes, PWM Banker at SunTrust, and Associate Banker at JPMorgan Chase, he has demonstrated proficiency in relationship management, industry insights, real-world operations, and advanced modeling. Currently serving as Associate Director at RedChip Companies, Barrett plays a pivotal role in bringing small capitalization securities to market and providing investor-relations support to innovative companies. Committed to continuous growth, Barrett is currently pursuing the CFA designation and the Capital Markets & Securities Analyst certification from the Corporate Finance Institute.

Robert Wills Media Director at RedChip

Robert Wills

Media Director

Robert is a highly skilled and dedicated professional in the Digital Media industry, boasting an impressive background in both game design and film production. With a BA in Game Design from the University of Central Florida and an MFA in Film Production from Full Sail University, Robert has built a strong foundation that allows him to excel in various aspects of digital media and video production. Robert's deep understanding of digital media has allowed him to create engaging and immersive experiences for audiences worldwide, and his passion for storytelling through visual media is evident in every project he undertakes. His strong collaborative nature and genuine enthusiasm for his work make him a pleasure to work with and a driving force behind the successful completion of any project.

Jake Kies Director of Client Relations at RedChip

Jake Kies

Director of Client Relations

Jake is an accomplished analyst with a wealth of experience spanning over half a decade. His professional journey has been marked by extensive work in collaboration with a diverse range of businesses, providing him with a unique and comprehensive understanding of the intricacies of capital markets. During his tenure at Prior2IPO, Jake contributed to the success of the Palantir and SoFi Initial Public Offerings, showcasing his expertise in navigating the complexities of financial markets. Jake's educational foundation is a Bachelor's degree in Entrepreneurship from Liberty University and a Master of Science in Finance from Florida International University. Jake is dedicated to delivering insightful analysis and strategic guidance to our clients. His extensive experience and educational background make him an invaluable resource for investors seeking to navigate the dynamic world of small-cap investments.

Jon Cunningham Consultant at RedChip

Jon Cunningham

Host of the RedChip Money Report™ TV Show

Jon is the host of the RedChip Money Report™ TV show which airs on Bloomberg US Saturdays at 7 pm and Bloomberg International Sundays at 6 pm in every country in Europe. Jon formerly specialized in global retail and institutional outreach with specific interest in North America. Over the last ten years, he has represented U.S. and international companies across all industry classifications. He has worked with hundreds of small-cap institutions, family offices and registered investment advisors. Prior to joining RedChip Companies, Mr. Cunningham was a registered investment advisor for the Principal Financial Group and held series 7, 52, 63, and 65 licenses, as well as life and health insurance licenses. Prior to joining Principal, Mr. Cunningham was a stockbroker for Olde Discount Corporation. Earlier in his career, Mr. Cunningham managed the Midwest Division of Quality Assurance for Amtrak in Chicago.