Pat East is the founding Executive Director for The Mill, a nonprofit entrepreneurship center inBloomington. He manages Flywheel Fund, Indiana’s first startup investment fund associated with a coworking space. He co-founded Hanapin Marketing, a Fortune Best Places to Work and one of the pioneers in the digital advertising industry. Clients and partners included: Adobe, Amazon, AmericanEagle, Facebook, Google, Home Depot, La-Z-Boy, Microsoft, NPR, REI, Salesforce, UCLA, University of Chicago, and Weather Channel. In 2020, he sold the agency to its largest UK competitor.