The Squad

Sales Professionals. Industry Experts. Connectors. 

Funk Futures combines unrivaled industry knowledge and a "midas-touch" for taking energy tech companies' revenues to the moon.

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The Squad


Jeremy Funk

Founder and Executive Partner

Jeremy has an extensive background in delivering business-driven technology innovation in Upstream Oil and Gas. Over the last 13 years, Funk has served in a variety of Sales and Marketing leadership roles. He is the co-host of the Tripping Over The Barrel Podcast, and is a diehard Boston sports fan. Jeremy lives in Lafayette, Colorado with his wife and three children, and is a graduate of Brandeis University.

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Gino Parisi

Associate Partner

Gino is a energetic lead generation and sales guru. In his emerging oil and gas business development career, he's worked with multiple upstream software companies, as well as a boutique oil and gas recruitment firm. He has exceptional expertise in both upstream and midstream markets. Gino resides in Downtown Denver and is a graduate of Colorado State University. 

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Darren Woods

Senior Consultant & Advisor

Darren is located in Canada and allows promising insight to the Canadian Energy Technology sector. 

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Zachary Vick

Business Development Manager

Zach is a recent graduate of Colorado State University with a degree in Communications and Information Technology. When he isn't Fly Fishing you can find him building his Rolodex and grinding out cold calls.  Zach’s experience with optimizing sales funnels, implementing CRM solutions, and marketing innovation make him an ideal fit for the team. 

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Our Advisors


Abe Shasha

Senior Advisor

Abe Shasha serves as a key advisor for the future of Funk Futures. His background includes over 30 years of energy technology sales and leadership, at leading companies such as Aspen Technologies, and Honeywell, focused on upstream oil and gas. He has spent over 15 years in contract sales and Mergers & Acquisitions. 

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Dan Locke

Interim COO & Senior Advisor

Dan and Jeremy met on the first day of college and have been in steady arguments ever since. Dan has an MBA from Boston University and 15+ years at various SaaS startups.

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