EVA8 are cutting edge human resources experts evolving the workplace one client at a time.  


Our mission is to bring awareness to company leaders of the role human resources plays in order to achieve exceptional company results.



Integrity always comes first. It is the foundation for all of our decisions.


Trust is built by actively listening to our members and adhering to their specified needs. 


Accountability keeps us focused on achieving our goals. Excuses will not be tolerated.


Resourcefulness creates the most effective and efficient way to solve business issues.


Our goal for every interaction with a member: aggressively serve & over-deliver.





Katrina is the CEO and Principal Consultant for EVA8 - specializing in our High Growth, M&A, and Exit clients. Katrina is a proven Business Management Consultant with over 10 years of experience working directly with business owners and key business executives. An entrepreneur herself, she has played a key role in consulting several businesses from Start-Up to equity transactions by supporting the essential functions of leadership, key personnel recruitment, employment infrastructure, and human capital management. Her well-rounded expertise and strong business relationships inspired her to organize like-minded advisers to form EVA8 as a trusted resource to produce quality results for every business.



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Michael is a Managing Partner and Management Advisor for EVA8 Business Collaborative. Michael specializes in managing and building well-rounded organizations. He is a serial entrepreneur with over 13 years of experience serving as CEO and Managing Partner for several high-growth companies. Under his leadership, Michael’s companies have been awarded Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Company, L.A. Business Journal #5 Fastest Growing Company, and Nation’s Restaurant News Top (5) Concepts. His organizations have been involved in multiple acquisitions by strategic and private equity buyers. In addition to EVA8, Michael currently serves as an advisor and board member to several portfolio companies.



Wen is a Managing Partner and Finance Advisor for EVA8 Business Collaborative. Wen specializes in financial strategy, exit negotiations, and due diligence for investments and acquisitions. He is a serial entrepreneur with over a decade of experience serving as CFO for numerous privately held companies, totaling $300M in equity value. During his tenure as CFO, Wen led two successful acquisitions by strategic and private equity buyers. Wen also acted as CTO for several e-commerce businesses where he utilized technology to enable efficient operations across a number of industries. Wen is currently the acting CFO for Beyond Restaurant Group.



Billy is a Managing Partner and Marketing Advisor for EVA8 Business Collaborative. Billy specializes in branding, product development, creative design, digital advertising, social media, and influencer marketing. He is a serial entrepreneur with over a decade of experience serving as Managing Partner & CMO for multiple innovative companies. As Managing Partner with an emphasis on product development and marketing, Billy built brands that became market share leaders. Billy also lead acquisition efforts to strategically roll up niche industries. Billy is currently the acting Managing Partner / CMO for Nexus Brands Group, a company he founded and was recently acquired by a prestigious private equity firm.


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