David Kravitz – Software Engineer at Snapchat

Keeping the product simple and fun is essential. Consumers are much more likely to want a product that is intuitive and immediately easy to use rather than one that requires hours of use just to develop a familiarity with all of its functions. As … [Read more]

Donna Yost – CEO of The Life Chest

I never stop dreaming, thinking, planning… and most importantly executing. There is never a day I am not moving our mission forward. Donna Yost, the author of "Pumptitude: My Journey From CEO Wife to CEO Life - And How To Survive," is the CEO of … [Read more]

Tony Rindsberg – Co-founder and CMO of SOCi

Being agile has been the most important factor in growing our business. We’ve come across several opportunities that were “a sure thing” and would have catapulted our business revenue. Jumping at these opportunities is important for a startup because … [Read more]

Cassie Petrey – Co-founder of Crowd Surf

Our strategy for growing Crowd Surf is simple: If you do a good job, people will hear about it. Having a good and constantly improving product is the easiest way to grow your business. Cassie Petrey is co-founder of Crowd Surf, a digital marketing … [Read more]

Je Wan (David) Jun – Founder and CEO of Aire

It’s important for people to be passionate. Ask yourself, “What gets me excited about waking up every morning?” Keep that passion alive and follow your heart. Other essential qualities are integrity, a positive attitude and perseverance. David Jun … [Read more]