Erik Chan – Founder of Angelbacker

Erik Chan - Founder of Angelbacker

Stay persistent, optimistic, and don’t make the same mistakes again. Every entrepreneur needs to stay persistent and optimistic to stay being an entrepreneur. Want-to-be-entrepreneurs make excuses for themselves. A serial entrepreneur and technologist, Erik Chan previously co-founded social and online game companies 28wins and Bottomless Pit Games, and payments company MicroPay Technology. Prior to Erik’s […]

Benjy Feinberg – Co-founder and CEO of Behalf

Benjy Feinberg - Co-founder and CEO of Behalf

I like to think about technology as fueling today’s move toward disintermediation — removing the middleman from the supply chain process. As new technologies develop, the masses can access more information directly. Ultimately, this trend makes life cheaper and more convenient for individuals and for businesses. Benjy Feinberg, co-founder and CEO of Behalf, grew up […]

Sathvik Tantry – Co-founder of FormSwift

Sathvik Tantry - Co-founder of FormSwift

Sathvik Tantry is the co-founder of FormSwift, a SaaS platform helping organizations go paperless. FormSwift’s tools allow businesses and individuals to create, edit, sign, and collaborate on documents and workflows in the cloud, eliminating unnecessary printing, faxing, and snail mail. Where did the idea for FormSwift come from? FormSwift was born because my co-founder, David, […]

Dror Ginzberg – CEO of wochit

Dror Ginzberg - Co-founder and CEO of wochit

My days are intense. But to stay productive, I literally maintain a list of my “top 10 most important things.” Some are more strategic and long-term, and some more tactical and short-term, but I keep it up to date and revisit it often, making daily progress on the most crucial tasks. Dror Ginzberg is the […]

Torrey Tayenaka – CEO of Sparkhouse

Torrey Tayenaka - CEO of Sparkhouse

Networking, every good thing that has happened to my businesses has come from a personal connection. Its amazing how much business and good fortune comes from the people you went to school with, played sports with, or even your neighbors. As CEO of Sparkhouse, Torrey Tayenaka uses groundbreaking media approaches that combine bold storytelling with high […]

Sona Jepsen – Vice President of FIS Global

Sona Jepsen - Vice President of FIS Global

Create it. Deploy it. Listen to feedback. Revise it. I go through this cycle with speed and efficiency and try to keep emotion out of it. As vice president and head of consultant relations at FIS Global, Sona Jepsen has created and nurtured relationships with more than 300 consulting firms globally. Through dynamic strategy development, […]

João Barros – Founder and CEO of Veniam

João Barros - Founder and CEO of Veniam

Everything that I can decide or do in less than two minutes I decide or do in less than two minutes. João Barros is Professor Catedrático (Full Professor) of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Porto, Founder and CEO of Veniam and Founding Director of the Institute for Telecommunications (IT) in Porto, Portugal. […]

Dr. Srini Pillay – Founder and CEO of NeuroBusiness Group

Dr-Srini-Pillay

Always remain open to new things, and become intimate friends with “not knowing.” Dr. Srini Pillay, founder and CEO of NeuroBusiness Group, has a background in concert piano, photography, poetry, drama, and dance and was the top medical student in his class. After graduation, he was director of the outpatient psychiatry program at McLean Hospital […]

Anthony Franciosi – Founder of Ant’s Organic

Anthony Franciosi - Founder of Ant's Organic

Everything we do here is based on trial-and-error and experimentation. One of us will start off with an idea and way to improve, then we do real-time testing. Colorado “Pot-repreneur” Anthony Franciosi is the founder of today’s top all-natural ganga gem: Ant’s Organic. Created as a way to holistically relieve pain from sports injuries, Ant’s […]