Nicola is the Founder and Managing Director of Boston Seed Capital LLC. From 2007 to 2010 Ms. Stata worked as an angel investor advisor and start up executive. Ms. Stata founded Deploy Solutions in 1996 an award winning leading provider of SAAS Human Capital Management. As CEO and President she led Deploy for eleven years through its sale to Kronos in 2007. Deploy was widely recognized as a national best place to work and was the recipient of Deloitte and Touche s Fast 50 award in 2006. Before Deploy Ms. Stata managed the global service center for Restrac (Webhire) and started her career with Lotus Development Corporation.