Tracey Suppo is Co-Founder and CEO of Verve Romance, a content and social media platform that focuses on romance novels, beauty, self care, and sexual wellness. Verve has welcomed over 4K published romance authors to its platform and serves readers in more than 150 countries. As CEO, Tracey has raised $2.4M for Verve. Prior to co-founding Verve Romance in 2017, Tracey held the position of vice president of marketing at a national commercial real estate firm for 18 years. Clients included General Electric, British Petroleum, 7-Eleven, among others. Tracey is a co-founder of Fifth Star Funds. She also serves on the board of the Chicago Cultural Alliance. In her (limited) spare time, Tracey runs a cooking blog with 100K+ followers, rides motorcycles, and is an avid traveler. She holds a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing from Boston University.