Eco Allies™ (EA) is a StereoVision (OTC: SVSN) wholly
owned corporation that is pursuing opportunities in Climate Change Mitigation, Renewable and Sustainable Technologies Industries. Companies, and inviduals can purchase carbon off set credits online.
Michael Hippert - Tampa / St. Petersburg, Florida
President Eco Allies
Mike has a variety of business interests including telecommunications, media, real estate, yacht listings
, and venture capital. He's CEO of Online Technology
, an Internet services and semiconductor distribution company whose client list include: KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR
), Raytheon,(NYSE:RTN), Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) and Boeing (NYSE:BA). Originally born into a prominent Chicago political family Mike is an Internet pioneer.
He’s the founder of OTE - Online Technology Exchange
a leading global distributor of electronic components and internet services, and developed the world's first online search engine for part numbers, semiconductors and electronic components. Mike launched Online Technology Exchange in early 90’s and published the online part search, distributing semiconductors, Amazon was selling books and just a few others were selling airline tickets online via a BBS System. Mike started building homes in Illinois
at 14 years old and went on to become a real estate investor and international distributor of electronic components and provider of Internet services. Currently OTE - Online Technology is a member of the SIX Seattle Internet Exchange
at the telecom facility in the Westin Building
with some of the world’s top companies including, Google
, Microsoft, Dell, Akamai, Adobe, Blizzard Entertainment, Tencent, Verisign, Facebook, Hughes Network , PCH, Dropbox, Dyn, Charter Communications, Greenhouse Data, Open DNS, Telus, Adobe, Energy Science Network at LBNL, Netflix, Twitter
, Yahoo and Zillow. He is also a member of the Tampa Internet Exchange
and licensed supert yacht
broker. Mike’s an artist, publisher, designer, enjoys reading, education, yoga and boating.
James Gaspard - Loveland, Colorado
Director Eco Allies
James Gaspard's career in start-ups, mid-size and Fortune 1000
companies gives him a unique perspective on all aspects on a company's life-cycle from birth, through growth and harvest. His career has been highlighted to date by his sales talent and his ability to close larger dollar volumes of transactions in several diverse industries. James is CEO of Biochar Now
LLC a market leading producer of high-quality biochar. James received his Bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M
in 1991 and his JD/MBA from University of Texas
in 1996. He holds a variety of patents and licenses related to manufacture of biochar which is a core product of the Eco Allies business model.
R. Glenn Kirk, CPA - Dallas, Texas
Director Eco Allies
Glenn is a Dallas,
Texas based CPA His over 30-year practice includes tax planning, preparation, and accounting services. Glenn Received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University
- Commerce (formerly East Texas State University) in
1974. Certified Public Accountant and partner with the firm of McKinnon, Wootton & Associates, LLC, (formerly McKinnon & Associates, Inc.) a public accounting firm; August, 1974 to June, 2008. Sole Member of R. Glenn Kirk, CPA, LLC public accounting practice: July, 2008 to present. Member of the Dallas Chapter of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. Former and present clients include individuals and companies involved in the following fields: Attorneys, equipment distribution and sales, engineering , estates and trusts, manufacturing, Manufacturing representatives , natural gas distribution and marketing, oil and gas exploration, development and production, oil and gas field services, real estate brokers, developers and retail organizations.
Maxwell F McDade – Fulton-Hickman, Kentucky
Director Eco Allies
Max McDade is a Kentucky
based real estate investor and developer with current real estate investments encompassing commercial, agriculture, and industrial assets and ownership interests in the completed McDade Family master planned golf course community and marina project. Max is a 5th+ generation Kentucky native with past family ownership interests in one of the largest Kentucky and Tennessee highway construction companies, and as operators of regional asphalt plants. Early in Max’s career he managed as many as 200 employees as the family business participated in federal, state, and local road construction projects. In the early 2000’s Max begin developing his real estate assets and exploring opportunities in organic farming and other agricultural investments. He went on to receive his organic farming certificate from the University of Vermont
. He now incorporates his extensive knowledge into his agriculture, soil amendment, and R&D activities. He currently holds a Kentucky hemp cultivation license
. Most recently Max formed a new company Habitat Innovative Solutions Inc. (HIS) which is based in Hickman, Kentucky. HIS purchased a 75,000 sq. ft warehouse facility on 17 acres located next to the Hickman, Kentucky Riverport
. The port is located on the Mississippi River near Cargill’s and Bunge’s riverport commodity operations. The adjacent HIS 17-acre Innovation hub is strategically located next to river, rail, and roadway corridors giving HIS direct access to all global markets.
Steven 'Herkey' Williams – Nashville, Tennessee
Director Eco Allies
Age 66 EA Director/SVSN
Director, Herky has an extensive knowledge and background of the entertainment industry. As Senior Director of A&R for Capital Records
he signed Willie Nelson
, Garth Brooks
, Tanya Tucker
and many others. These days Herky holds a Tennessee
hemp farming permit and devotes much of his time to growing Tennessee’s industrial hemp industry and as a director for Eco Allies
where he’s been since 2000. Herky is the organizer and manger behind many of Nashville’s
most enduring charity events.
Jack Honour - St Petersburg, Florida Director Eco Allies
Age 68, Director/Founder of Eco Allies and Chairman/CEO & Founder of EA’s publicly traded parent company SVSN