Benjamin Kuo – Founder of socalTECH.com

Benjamin Kuo - Founder of socalTECH.com

[quote style=”boxed”]Put it out there, execute on the idea, and see where it goes–or doesn’t go. The important thing is execution, execution, and execution.[/quote] Benjamin F. Kuo is the founder, publisher, and editor of socalTECH.com, as well as its sister publications, techrockies.com, texastechpulse.com, silicontap.com, and nwinnovation.com, all focused on technology…

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Jim Thomas – Founder and CEO of Itemize.com

Jim Thomas - Founder and CEO of Itemize.com

[quote style=”boxed”]Ask iconoclastic questions. Assemble talented and diverse teams of smart and motivated people. Challenge them to combine their expertise to solve new obstacles. Make people explain it in English. Draw a lot on the walls. Roll up my own sleeves to communicate the vision, demonstrate commitment and be ready…

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Seth Price – Security Expert and Founder of TurlyTag

Seth Price - Security Expert and Founder of TurlyTag

[quote style=”boxed”]I write in my journal a lot, ideas, inspirations, random thoughts. It helps me to process the massive amount of information that we consume. I also rely on many many people to sound ideas and to collaborate. I’m a firm believer in surrounding myself with people smarter than me….

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Heather McPhaul – Founder of AgingGal.com

Heather McPhaul - Founder of AgingGal.com

[quote style=”boxed”]The biggest mistake I’ve ever made, and unfortunately made more than once, is thinking “I can’t.” Although I come from humble people, I realized at some point that doesn’t mean I have to squash my self-esteem, so now I try to simply focus on “I can.”[/quote] Heather McPhaul is…

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Dave Elchoness – Co-Founder and CEO of Tagwhat

Dave Elchoness - Co-Founder and CEO of Tagwhat

  [quote style=”boxed”]Learn to enjoy the moment. In the past, I’ve gotten too focused on what’s next rather than living in the present.[/quote] Dave Elchoness co-founded Tagwhat with Don Cramer and Angus Shee in 2009 to create new mobile experiences for people at places. The team launched Tagwhat in 2010…

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Erik Severinghaus – Founder of KoalaDeal

Erik Severinghaus - Founder of KoalaDeal

Erik Severinghaus is a Chicago based entrepreneur and business leader. As a student at the University of North Carolina, he founded a successful consulting company, helped launch iContact (a leading and fast-growing email marketing company) and ran a K-12 education software infrastructure company that he later sold. In 2004, Erik…

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