Rob Symington: Co-founder of Escape the City

Rob Symington: Co-founder of Escape the City

Rob Symington is one half of the team behind a new website called www.escapethecity.org.They are on a mission to liberate talented professionals from unfulfilling corporate jobs. He is interested in innovative business ideas, stories that spread, and the power of the internet to make things happen. He believes that ‘just…

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Timothy Kelley – Founder of The Baby CD

Timothy Kelley - Founder of The Baby CD

Born and raised in the Chicago area, Timothy Kelley is an experienced business planner with extensive experience in marketing products in the medical arena. He completed his education at Northwestern University in organizational behavior. Marketing pharmacy benefit management, selling of pharmaceuticals, and veterinary pharmaceutical and medical equipment distribution all led…

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IdeaMensch October Progress

IdeaMensch October Progress

Considering that we have some pretty lofty goals for IdeaMensch, I figured it would make sense to publicly share some of the progress that we’re making. To keep our community posted and to keep us honest. As I declared in my last post, we are trying to hit the 10,000…

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An Update for our Community

An Update for our Community

Over the past couple of weeks, you have hopefully recognized our new design. We have been busy here at IdeaMensch, and are about to get even busier – in a really good way. As you may or may not know, my name is Mario Schulzke, and I am the founder…

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Sari Crevin – Mompreneur and Founder of BooginHead

Sari Crevin - Mompreneur and Founder of BooginHead

In 2005, working mother Sari Crevin created the very first prototype of SippiGrip in San Ramon, California. She was becoming frustrated when her one-year-old son, Jake, would throw his sippy cup to the floor from his high chair, stroller and car seat. Sari was constantly picking up the cups that…

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Robert Livingstone – President and Founder of IdealCost.com

Robert Livingstone - President and Founder of IdealCost.com

Robert Livingstone is the president and founder of IdealCost.com. He began IdealCost.com after several years of soliciting new credit card processing accounts from businesses in South Florida. After numerous awards for top-grossing sales in the company he worked for, Robert saw the downturn in the economy in late 2008, and…

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Frank Napolitano – President and CEO of GlobalFit

Frank Napolitano - President and CEO of GlobalFit

Frank Napolitano joined GlobalFit (www.globalfit.com) in 2006 as President and CEO. He plays a key role in helping the company develop health and wellness programs for businesses. Using wellness education, community support, and healthy lifestyle incentives, Frank leads GlobalFit’s charge to motivate large populations to increase their everyday activity levels….

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5 Portland Companies Using the Web in New Ways

It’s no secret that Portland is home to some serious ingenuity when it comes to software and technology. What’s lesser known is how many varied, innovative uses of the Web call Oregon home. This list is a small sampling of the best of the Web, grown right here.  And IdeaMensch was mentioned as one of those companies.  Read the entire story.

Ethan Austin: Professional Dogooder, Co-Founder of GiveForward

Ethan Austin: Professional Dogooder, Co-Founder of GiveForward

Ethan Austin is the co-founder of GiveForward, a website that makes it incredibly easy to collect donations from friends and family for a loved one’s uncovered medical expenses.  Having lost his father at an early age to colon cancer, Ethan has always had a soft spot for helping others and…

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Matthew Kenney – President of Kenney College

Matthew Kenney - President of Kenney College

Dr. Matthew G. Kenney is President of Kenney College,  a specialized graduate school offering a MBA in Entrepreneurship. He founded Kenney College, which is licensed by the Florida Department of Education’s Commission on Independent Education, with a simple mission: Enriching Entrepreneurial Minds. As both a scholar and entrepreneur, Dr. Matthew…

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