In 2014, Coleman helped launch BastCore as one of the original seed investors. Since that time, he has helped BastCore grow into the leading fiber hemp processing company in the United States. Prior to joining BastCore, Coleman spent his career working in the finance industry. He has a wide range of finance experience spreading across multiple disciplines, including corporate and commercial banking, investment banking, fixed income securities, correspondent banking and payments. Coleman was the CFO of a high growth venture capital backed payments company. From 2010 to 2018, he also founded and operated a privately held eyewear company. Coleman is a graduate of the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Finance.