U. Bertram (Bert) Ellis, Jr. Chairman of Vivex
Bert Ellis is a serial entrepreneur and investor having founded and operated numerous companies, both private and public.
Ellis serves as the CEO and Chairman of Ellis Capital, a consulting and investment firm primarily focused on the media, technology, healthcare, and fintech industries. Ellis primarily manages acquisitions, strategic relationships, and fund raising for his companies but has also been integrally involved in sales, operations, and strategic planning. He has managed multiple high growth companies and achieved significant returns for his investors.
Ellis previously founded and served as CEO of Act III Broadcasting, Ellis Communications, and iXL. He was a founding investor and Board member of WebMD. He co-founded and currently serves as President of Titan Broadcasting.
Ellis holds an MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at UVA and a BA in Economics from the University of Virginia.