Our NexCore team is here to serve your needs. With a variety of backgrounds, experiences and skills our staff at NexCore is committed to your success. We look forward to working with each of you!
Jim Shelvy is a native St. Louisan and serial entrepreneur, public speaker, and professional developer who is passionate and well-versed in helping to transform people, teams, and companies into profitable, successful businesses.
His background is in sales management for big box retail operations including Best Buy, Maytag, and American TV, and in the small business sector as a consultant. Most recently, he served as a Vice President of Sales for an international company with sales in excess of $500 million annually.
Larry Cohn has a diverse background, blending his business acumen with personal development strategies and
mindset-based growth philosophies to launch, fund, and support companies and nonprofits across the U.S. He is a graduate of The Harvard Business School for Executive Education and Negotiation, Washington University in St. Louis, and The Fire Walking Institute for Research and Education.
Through his many successful business pursuits, his businesses have been featured in Money Magazine, USA Today, and Food and Wine. Larry serves on the advisory board of Lift for Life Gym, the 7th Grade Poetry Foundation, and is an active volunteer in the community.
Lauren Shelvy began her career in sales, excelling at one of the largest homebuilding companies in Oklahoma as a top performer.
Since 2010, Lauren has worked closely with her husband Jim to develop and train profitable employees and companies, acting as the daily executioner for their management and consulting firm, and the “glue” that holds the NexCore team together. She is a mother of two, has a passion for cooking, and is very active in her community.
Kevin is our CTO ( Chief Technology Officer) and comes to NexCore from The University of Illinois. He's taught Microsoft and PowerPoint. Kevin loves the problem solving components of technology and the diversity of the technical creativity it allows.
His favorite part of being at NexCore are the variety of programs offered and the top-of-the line equipment.
Anthony Stewart is known at NexCore as "The Mixologist" because of his diverse talents that blend both multi media and design skills which create unique individual platforms ranging from websites and graphics to videos and more. Anthony has designed and developed projects for for a wide variety of clients ranging from non profits and corporate clients to rappers Nelly and Lil Wayne and The NBA All Star Weekend.
Anthony is also a published author and has lived throughout the U.S. and overseas which has contributed to his eclectic and diverse styles.
Taylor is our Client Communications Manager. Taylor blends her skill for organization with her passion for helping people. Taylor has volunteered her time to help senior citizens and has also been active with Young Women Empowered, empowering young women in the workplace.
Taylor likes being a part of the NexCore team, helping members to build their dreams and their futures.
Brianna (Bri) Jackson is a Virtual Solutions Consultant that works with NexCore’s many Virtual Solutions clients to ensure comprehensive communication. This Chicago native believes that through her work she can make correspondence between entrepreneurs and their clients one of the more enjoyable experiences of owning a business.
For the past 5 years Brianna has worked around the country to perfect not only her verbal/written communication skills but her customer service