Mr. Hillman has been involved with private business enterprises over the course of his career, during which time he’s owned more than 30 companies in a wide variety of businesses. He is an active partner and catalyst in each investment opportunity with which he’s involved.
Mr. Hillman is currently Executive Chairman of Pulse Therapeutics (biomedical company), director of Answers (internet lead generation and search engine company), Board of Advisors for HealthPointCapital, LP (private equity firm specializing in orthopedics and dental implants), Barnes Jewish Hospital Foundation Board, and the National Council of Entrepreneurism at Washington University in St. Louis. Mr. Hillman was also recently elected to the Board of Trustees at Washington University in St. Louis.
Mr. Hillman has previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Fresh Fish Co. (wholesale fish distributor), Co-president of America’s Water Heater Rentals, LLC (specialty finance company), founding shareholder and Board member of Hoover’s, Inc. (public business content and research company), and Founder/Partner/Director of Rainforest Aquaculture Products, Inc. (a tilapia fish producer). Mr. Hillman has also served as Advisory Director at Southwest Bank, Board President of the Center of Creative Arts (St. Louis-based community performing arts center), and Chairman of the Young Presidents’ Organization, St. Louis chapter.
Mr. Hillman holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Washington University in St. Louis.