Trusted Partner

The CLB team combines eCommerce technology, digital marketing strategies, and over 30 years of experience in the global fashion licensing, manufacturing, and distribution industry.

By leveraging proprietary technology, an extensive network of distribution partners, and a unique corporate acquisition business model, CLB seeks to become the premier trusted partner to celebrities, influencers, and brands seeking to scale their revenues, profits, and valuation.



Often referred to as ‘The 6 Billion Dollar Man”, Mr. Ullmann has led some of the most iconic fashion and celebrity brands to massive success. As President of FUBU International, he lead the fashion giant from $70 million to $700 million and in his role as President of New Business Development at Phat Fashions he lead the organization from $80 million to $800 million.

He is arguably the world’s leading expert in celebrity brand development, brand management, licensing, and monetization having overseen the successful launches of brands for clients who include Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler, Nicki Minaj, and many others. The brands he has worked with have generated over $6 billion dollars in global sales.



Mr. Writer is a serial entrepreneur and investor with over 31 years of experience in corporate finance, capital formation, executive level management, mergers & acquisitions, software development, licensing & distribution, and sales & marketing.

At the age of 21, he was the youngest owner and operator of a full service investment banking firm in the history of the United States where he was directly involved in over $100 million in financing, dozens of IPO’s and mergers & acquisitions for early stage and start up companies. He continues his passion for investing as a founding member of Angel Investors Network, Inc. an investment group of successful entrepreneurs, investment bankers, angel investors, marketing & management experts, lawyers, and accountants who have built companies in a diverse set of industries.



Jeff Barnes is a former US Navy Nuclear power plant operator on a Submarine, Navy diver, risk management director, technology enthusiast, business growth expert, advisor, and management consultant. He sits on startup company boards, runs a venture fund, chairs the Veterans Council on C-Suite, and directs a Veteran-focused non-profit. Barnes applies military principles to business systems for exponential growth.

As a nuclear mechanic and Navy diver, Barnes traveled globally underwater, operating a submarine’s nuclear plant and leading its largest division with a quality control program. After an honorable discharge, he transitioned to Corporate America, advising on risk management and facilitating strategic partnerships with Fortune 500 companies. Barnes led international innovation and technology projects, fostering collaborations with corporate VCs and global leaders. With over $7 million spent on digital marketing and mentoring 1,000+ companies, Barnes facilitated over $1 billion in investment capital and propelled one company from $0 to $17 million in under eight months. He earned a Leadership MBA from the University of Washington in 2011 and mentors young professionals and entrepreneurs.



A 20-year Award winning Broadcast Journalist with an emphasis on Public Relations and Community Affairs, Kelly Bennett was a reporter, anchor, TV host, Radio Host, senior assignment manager then transitioned into public/community affairs; managing community/public relations for two Fortune 500 companies.

In 2009, she founded Bennett Unlimited PR giving her clients local, national and international notoriety as well as connecting them to Influencers, networking groups, celebrities, VI P’s, private clubs, executive round-tables, entrepreneur gatherings and charity functions to further their career and goals. In 2019, Kelly received the Ambassador for Peace Award from the Universal Peace Federation and in 2011, Kelly was awarded the California Governor and First Lady’s Service.