Dr. Coles is the Chief Executive Officer and Founding Investor of Yumanity Therapeutics Inc.
He was an honoree at the 2016 2nd Annual Culture Shifting Awards in Silicon Vally. The Awards is part of a Weekend of Technology, Innovation & Social Impact; an annual invite only two-day convening that takes place in Silicon Valley and New York. It includes a Saturday Social Innovation Think Tank and Sunday Culture Shift Awards.
Guests consist of a curated group of influential people of color, accomplished C-Suite executives, entrepreneurs and thought leaders who are carefully selected to attend in order to collaborate and tap into the social currency, intellectual and financial capital among leaders of the new economy (“diverse elite”).