Michael McConnell – Co-owner of Prince Lionheart

Michael McConnell - Co-owner of Prince Lionheart

[quote style=”boxed”]Do something. You can think and dream all you want, but do something about it. Don’t be the person watching Shark Tank and kicking yourself.[/quote] Michael McConnell is a second generation co-owner of Prince Lionheart, a company that designs and creates top quality parenting innovations. There’s the flawless parenting…

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Kelly McConnell – Co-owner of Prince Lionheart

Kelly McConnell - Co-owner of Prince Lionheart

[quote style=”boxed”]Perhaps we would dare to be bold right from the start. Sometimes it is easier to play it safe.[/quote] Kelly McConnell is a second generation co-owner of Prince Lionheart, a company that designs and creates top quality parenting innovations. There’s the flawless parenting you see on TV, and then…

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Vivienne Van Eijkelenborg – Owner of the Difrax

Vivienne Van Eijkelenborg - Owner of the Difrax

[quote style=”boxed”]Invest in yourself. You have to keep your energy high, ideas flowing and optimism thriving.[/quote] Vivienne Van Eijkelenborg is the owner of the Difrax baby product company that offers fashionable and ingenious pacifiers, bottles, baby care products, and cuddly toys. Ever since Vivienne took over the company from her…

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Amit Murumkar – Founder & CEO of Canvsly

Amit Murumkar - Founder & CEO of Canvsly

[quote style=”boxed”]Ideas are dime a dozen. It’s very important to passionately understand and believe in the idea and have a very clear vision. This makes the execution easier![/quote] Amit Murumkar is an award winning Founder and CEO of Canvsly, a platform to capture, organize, share and cherish kids artwork. Amit has…

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Vanessa Carrington – Co-founder of A Parent Company

Vanessa Carrington - Co-founder of A Parent Company

[quote style=”boxed”]I do what I believe in. After that most of it is a learning curve, but I am not afraid to make mistakes, ask for help and learn from others.[/quote] The tale of how Vanessa, owner of A Parent Company, came to distribute the children’s travel feeding booster seats…

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Natalie Bauss – Founder of Keeki Pure and Simple

Natalie Bauss - Founder of Keeki Pure and Simple

[quote style=”boxed”]Make decisions quickly and adjust as you go. Even mistakes should be made quickly.[/quote] Keeki Pure & Simple is the creation of Natalie Bauss, a mom of two, who lives on an organic farm in West Michigan. Bauss, a California native with 20 years of experience as an esthetician…

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Rob Irizarry – Founder of Kudoso

Rob Irizarry - Founder of Kudoso

[quote style=”boxed”]I’d start much, much earlier. I didn’t join my first startup until I was 34, looking back I would have done it the day I graduated from college.[/quote] Rob Irizarry spent three decades working with hardware and software technology in the finance, garment and automotive industries, with twelve of…

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Helen Levy-Myers – Founder and CEO of Athena’s Workshop

Helen Levy-Myers - Founder and CEO of Athena’s Workshop

[quote style=”boxed”]I get out there and talk with people. In the end, people are going to buy and use Athena’s Workshop, and I want to hear from them the good and bad about it. To build a business you need to learn from everyone how they see your business.[/quote] Helen…

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Kelley Legler – Owner of Baby Jack Blankets

Kelley Legler - Owner of Baby Jack Blankets

  [quote style=”boxed”]Being open-minded is key and you should never discredit any person as they could be your biggest advocate. [/quote] Kelley Legler is a thirty one-year-old wife of Brian and mother of two, Jack and Bailey. She studied Advertising and Multimedia obtaining a BA at University Wisconsin-Whitewater. She resides in…

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Kelly Mistry – Founder of MyFairyTaleBooks

Kelly Mistry - Founder of MyFairyTaleBooks

[quote style=”boxed”]Lean In by Sheryl Sanders is a thought-provoking book that every woman in business should read then pass to their husband, partner, and boss.[/quote] Kelly Mistry is the owner and founder of MyFairyTaleBooks – a personalized children’s gift company. Launched in 2009, the business began as a reseller for licensed,…

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