BlueCatalyst Group is a consulting firm focused on helping individuals become entrepreneurs and helping entrepreneurs succeed. Blue Catalyst Group was founded by Allison Piper in 2018, after nearly 25 years of working with entrepreneurs in a variety of industries and stages of company development, from startup to early stage and through sale and IPO.
Started to manage two angel investment funds, Blue Catalyst Group grew to include consulting services for companies looking to attract investment capital and individuals looking to start their own businesses or change careers. Blue Catalyst Group provides a range of services from strategic advising and personal coaching to tactical next step planning for plan execution.
Prior to starting Blue Catalyst Group, Allison served as the Chief Operating Officer of retail energy companies through greenfield startup, sale to a larger corporation and subsequent integration and through the IPO process. Allison serves on the board of the Houston Angel Network and is a strategic advisor and LP of The Artemis Fund, in addition to serving on various trade association and non-profit boards. Allison holds a bachelor’s degree from Clarkson University, a master of science in public health from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a master of business administration from Tulane University.