Elliot Tomaeno – Founder of Astrsk

Connect with as many people as you can in an authentic way. Listen and become genuinely interested in those around you — whether you’re in a board meeting or at the grocery store. Elliot Tomaeno, founder of Astrsk, understands the intersection between tech and PR. As one of Business Insider’s…

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Russ Fradin – Co-founder of Dynamic Signal

Russ Fradin - Co-founder of Dynamic Signal

I can think of 50 failures. The solution is always the same: persistence and a positive outlook. Russ Fradin, CEO and co-founder of Dynamic Signal, is a digital media veteran with more than 15 years of experience in online marketing. Prior to co-founding Dynamic Signal, Russ was co-founder and CEO…

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Hagan Major – Co-founder of YellowHammer

Hagan Major - Co-founder of YellowHammer

[quote style=”boxed”]Move desks around in the office. It annoys everyone to no end, but it’s a very easy way to have different groups and people work together, and it makes the operations of YellowHammer run more smoothly.[/quote] Hagan Major is co-founder and COO of YellowHammer, a New York City-based performance…

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Corey Weiner – Founder of Jun Group

Corey Weiner - Founder of Jun Group

[quote style=”boxed”]Focus. I’m addicted to multitasking, but I’ve found that it simply doesn’t work very well, and it’s a character flaw I’ve had to work on. When I’ve focused exclusively on the task at hand, I’ve been much more productive and effective.[/quote] Corey Weiner helped found Jun Group while he…

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Thomas Knoll – CEO and Trust Builder at Primeloop

Thomas Knoll - CEO and Trust Builder at Primeloop

[quote style=”boxed”]I think we’ve all heard that culture is really important at least a thousand times. “Get the culture right. Don’t mess up the culture.” But most people don’t talk about the other side of this coin. If the culture is not a fit for me as an individual, I…

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Charles Cantu – Founder of Huddled Masses

Charles Cantu - Founder of Huddled Masses

[quote style=”boxed”]Always take time to reflect on the day or what’s to come. Some call it meditating or praying. However you label it, it’s during these quiet times that you can really meld vision and purpose.[/quote] Charles Cantu started with nothing more than an associate’s degree and a passion for…

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Ismail Salhi – Co-founder and CEO of Qleek.me

Ismail Salhi - Co-founder and CEO of Qleek.me

[quote style=”boxed”]From what I learned until now. The best answer to this question is to build the right team.[/quote] Ismail Salhi is the founder of Ozenge Studio a digital Carpentry that aims at fixing the relationship problems people have with theiir computers. His seminal work was in the field of…

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Erik Grimmelmann – President and CEO of NYTECH

Erik Grimmelmann - President and CEO of NYTECH

[quote style=”boxed”]Seek the perspectives of others. Surrounding yourself with a diverse set of smart people is really important. Some of these people will be within your organization, others will be outside of it.[/quote] Erik is the President of NYTECH, a membership-driven, 501(c)(6) non-profit organization focused on developing and promoting the…

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Jason Grill – Principal and Founder of JGrill Media

Jason Grill - Principal and Founder of JGrill Media

[quote style=”boxed”]Be a good listener and get involved in your community![/quote] Jason Grill has extensive experience in media relations, public affairs, public relations, government affairs, law and the media. He is the principal and founder of JGrill Media, LLC. A Kansas City based, but national consulting firm that specializes in…

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