Leadership Team

Nick York

Managing Partner

Nick has been an owner, investor, and strategic advisor in several entrepreneurial endeavors, including his most recent role as Co-Founder  of Transom Group. Prior, Nick had a highly successful 20-year legal practice with firms in Cleveland, Chicago and Columbus.

Nick’s motivation and passion has been to inspire and help people and organizations maximize potential. He has played leadership roles in non-profits focused on improving the lives of those around him including: as Vice Chair of the University of Akron Board of Trustees, focused on Strategic Planning, as a champion of entrepreneurship on the national level as a Board Member of the National Small Business Association (NSBA), and as Vice Chair of the Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE).

Nick is also a Co-Founder of the Mindful Nation Foundation (MNF). Inspired by the book, A Mindful Nation, by his long-time friend, Congressman Tim Ryan, Nick brought together the best in cognitive science, community leadership and proven techniques to develop programs to improve the lives of many in need.

Nick is an avid runner, triathlete and sports fan. But Nick’s greatest joys in life are his wife Karry and their four children.