Edmond Sanctis is a partner at ReasonVP, a venture fund investing in and accelerating high-growth companies. Previously, Edmond was the Co-Founder, CEO, and Chairman of Sahale Snacks, Inc., the leading natural trail mix brand in the United States. The company was acquired by the J.M. Smucker Company in August 2014. Edmond has also held executive roles as the CEO of Omnilux, a free-space optics technology company, as the President of Acclaim Entertainment, a video game publisher, as the President and COO of NBC Internet, and as SVP of NBC Interactive, where he helped to launch MSNBC in 1996. Edmond received an MBA from Columbia University, and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland at College Park. In 2010, he was selected by the Small Business Administration to participate in the SBA High Growth Companies Forum at the White House.