Becky Catino, past chair of St. Vincent de Paul’s Board of Directors, is a Partner at 625 Investments, LLC and is also the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of GigSmart, LLC, a Denver-based technology company that provides modern staffing solutions to meet the needs of the growing gig economy. GigSmart’s on-demand hiring platform connects businesses looking for labor with skilled workers. In addition to being recognized for its diversity and inclusion initiatives, GigSmart was recently named one of the best small businesses to work for in 2020 by Built In Colorado.
A lifelong entrepreneur, Becky was previously the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of an Ohio-based specialty finance company that was recognized by Automotive Excellence Awards as one of the fastest growing indirect lenders in the automotive industry. She and her husband, Ted, co-founded their finance company in 1986. Throughout their tenure, they received the Community Service Award from “The Thank You Foundation” and were named a Greater Cincinnati Small Business of the Year.
Throughout her career, Becky was recognized as a “40 under 40” recipient by the Cincinnati Business Courier, 2010’s “Woman of the Year” by Ursuline Academy, and selected to be in Leadership Cincinnati Class 36. Becky is currently a member of SVDP’s Advisory Board. She also was previously a member of the Board of Trustees for Miami University’s Institute for Entrepreneurship and was a former Board Chair for Ursuline Academy and a trustee for the Ursuline Academy Foundation Board.
Becky is proud to have three sons, TJ (Cliona), Vince (Lauren), Mitch (Jennifer) and 2 grandchildren, Lillian and Remy. She and her husband, Ted, reside in Colorado.