Keith Kohler

Founder/Investor, GF Solutions, LLC

Keith has 25+ years of business experience in the consumer products, food, and media industries. He has gained extensive experience advising start-up, early stage, and growth companies on financing, strategy, and business planning, including several in the gluten-free sector. For the past seven years Keith has spoken on the topic of debt financing for the Bob Burke/Mike Burgmaier financing seminars. He has also worked with gluten-free manufacturers and ingredient suppliers and was the first Head of Business Development for the Gluten Free Certification Organization ( at its founding in 2005. He is a Founder and investor in GF Solutions LLC (, a dedicated gluten-free manufacturing facility in Methuen, MA. And most recently, Keith joined Starfund LLC ( as Senior Vice President of Business Lending, where he originates and places real estate-based and working capital debt financing deals. Keith holds a BSFS cum laude from Georgetown University, an MBA from the Wharton School and an MA from the Lauder Institute of the University of Pennsylvania.

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