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The rugby chemistry.™

As an entrepreneur Angelo has had first-hand experience in building businesses from the ground floor. Angelo has over 15+ years’ experience managing and directing technological operations relating to strategic technology planning, execution, and development. He has served as a senior team member to globally recognized brands. His roles have included CEO, COO, Sales and Business Development. Angelo is a Subject Matter Expert on the impact of digital technology in general and the sports, media, and technology sectors in particular. Angelo provides hands on development, support and strategy experience to clients of all sizes.   Angelo has participated as a senior team member and consulted to business regarding technology issues, and implementation for short and long-term business needs and has developed enterprise structure for growth and agility.  He has moved companies from high cost, inefficient infrastructure systems to high value and highly efficient systems.Angelo was instrumental in building and reviving the Jupiternetwork brand. Angelo was on the frontline when Jupiternetwork was started in 1999 as the first employee and facilitated the merger with 3T Systems in 2008. Angelo created the brand, team and network of people to create one of the most recognized businesses in the Rocky Mountain Region.  He currently is the President of the Midnight Oil Corporation which has successfully re-acquired Jupiternetwork.  He is heavily involved in music management and technology platforms and currently manages Halo Management .

Angelo is a graduate of the University of Denver.

Lucas Marquardt took up rugby in college at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he majored in Finance and Information Systems.  He continued playing rugby at the club level in Colorado and San Diego, where he worked as a professional finance consultant at BearingPoint, Inc.  Lucas’ desire to pursue an advanced degree took him to Sydney, Australia in 2004 to attend the University of Technology, Sydney.  Whilst studying at UTS, Lucas played rugby for the Randwick Galloping Greens and toured New Zealand in 2005.  Since his return to the US, Lucas has worked as a finance consultant to start-up and emerging companies and ultimately ended up back in Denver in 2009.  At present, he continues to indulge his passions for entrepreneurial business and the game of rugby while enjoying all that Colorado has to offer.

Lucas offers expertise in:
– Financial Systems implementation/integration/conversion along with clean-up and re-structuring
– Inventory/Manufacturing accounting, MRP configuration
– Cash Flow Forecasting
– Financial Modeling
– Best practices, processes/procedures
– Financial controls, checks & balances
– Financial Statement preparation, analysis
– Monthly Financial Package Preparation and Reporting

A complete rugby support ecosystem.

With over 30 years of combined finance, management and technology experience –Rugby Catalyst offers creative ideas, services and support to the rugby business community with the understanding of:

  • How the business of rugby works.
  • How rugby businesses generate profits.
  • Where rugby business is headed in the future.
  • How the rugby business operates as a total entity.
  • The vision of the future of the business of rugby.

We have a clear understanding of rugby management, brand strategy, and the global best practices. That specialized and essential expertise helps to connect new fans and Brands to special projects, events and strategies with detail and personal attention only we can offer.

Services and Support


  • Corporate Strategy
  • Go To Market Strategy
  • Production Strategy
  • Financial Strategy
  • Organizational Strategy
  • Business Intelligence
  • Strategic Planning
  • Leadership assesment &  Alignment
  • Board Development


  • CRM Design and Implementation
  • Go To Market Strategy
  • Product Lifecycle
  • Sales Enablement
  • Sales Process & Analytics
  • Digital Marketing
  • Paid Search (PPC) & Social
  • SEO & Website Analytics
  • Full Marketing Automation
  • Rugby Direct-To-Fan™ Services


  • Business & Process Assessment Design
  • Organizational Design
  • Operational Efficiency
  • Process Modeling
  • Process Automation
  • Tactical design & Documentation
  • Event Simulation & Optimization


  • Cost Reduction
  • Financial Modeling
  • FP&A
  • Budgeting
  • Forecasting
  • Reporting
  • Metrics
  • Crowdfunding



Contact Rugby Catalyst


3773 Cherry Creek Drive North
Denver, CO 80209


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