Travis Spitzer owns and operates Concordia Capital Partners, LLC., a boutique investment banking firm specializing in private equity and debt placements, investment and financial advisory as well as asset management services. Concordia’s investment focus is Health care and Health services, Information technologies and commercial real estate. He is also a co-founder of a number of successful companies including, enterprise software innovator Corticon Technologies, www.corticon.com , as well as, co-managing director of private equity fund EGI, LLC, which capitalized The Ensign Group http://www.ensigngroup.net/ - ticker symbol ENSG (NASD). He is an active outdoor enthusiast and former Exum mountain guide, www.exumguides.com and has been on 7 Himalayan expeditions including Ama Dablam, Nun/Kun and an attempt on the north face of Jannu. He was a co-founder of Snow Lion Expeditions www.snowlion.com an international adventure travel company. He co-wrote/directed and hosted 16 episodes of the “High Country Climber” for the Outdoor Life Network (OLN) and is a double medalist in the ESPN winter X-Games (Ice Climbing ’97 & ‘98). He currently serves as a director and chairman of the board of Dr. Peter Hackett’s Institute for Altitude Medicine (IFAM), as well as a director the American Alpine Club http://www.americanalpineclub.org/ ‘AAC’ (est. 1902). Mr. Spitzer hails from Los Angeles yet currently resides with his wife, Alison and 3 children (Ashlin 7, Merrick 5 and Scarlett 2) in Telluride, Co.