Gyasi Sutherland

Gyasi Sutherland

Associate Relationship Manager
Gyasi is passionate about storytelling, and using technology, data and creativity to advance the way humans connect, communicate and learn. With these skills, Gyasi has arrived at VentureDNA as our newest team member and Associate Relationship Manager.

Gyasi runs Gyasi Kamau Enterprises, LLC a small multimedia production firm that produces narrative-driven lyrics, compositions, and vocal performances that address complex ideas around hope, success, happiness, and freedom. His clients include several Grammy award winning artists.

His wife is a Chicago attorney and the two were recently featured in 2021 as winners of Pitch @ Illinois Tech. Their project, Heirs Farm was developed to provide historically excluded communities more access to fresh, healthy, culturally relevant food options, using unique urban-farming methods.

Gyasi’s understanding of the appropriate intersection between personal relationships, creative philosophies and relationship development is invaluable. His extensive network and business contacts, combined with those of VentureDNA, create a solid platform to position young diverse companies for the next stage of growth and success.

Gyasi studied Sound Design and Media Production at Columbia College in Chicago, and also participated in the Creative Media Technology Program at SAE Institute of Technology-Chicago.