Clarence Bethea – Founder of Upsie

Clarence Bethea - Founder of Upsie

Defining a problem is the first step to bringing a new idea to life. I look for problems that may be getting overlooked, and then consider the solutions available. Clarence Bethea is a business entrepreneur, consumer advocate, community leader, coach, mentor and father. Over the years, Clarence has worked with businesses from startup to Fortune […]

Nabeel Mushtaq – CoFounder of AskforTask.com

Nabeel Mushtaq - COO & CoFounder of AskforTask.com

One habit that increases productivity is a constant exchange of information within the team. Consistent updates keep everyone on task and keeps their eye on their daily goals. Nabeel Mushtaq is passionate about creating products and services that makes the world more sustainable. HIs forte is building top-notch technology and product teams from the ground […]

Kendall E. Matthews – VP of AppointmentPlus

Kendall Matthews - VP of AppointmentPlus

If I were to start again, I would make different types of mistakes. At least this way, I know the mistakes I’ve made and the outcomes. Kendall Matthews is the vice president of global marketing at AppointmentPlus, a niche SaaS company. AppointmentPlus’ scheduling software serves more than 7,000 growing businesses. Last year alone, its software […]

Cody McGraw – Founder of SCOUT Military Discounts

Cody McGraw - Founder of SCOUT Military Discounts

I like stay organized. If someone saw how my email folders were organized they would probably be concerned. Cody McGraw is from Portland, Oregon. Raised in a family business, he got a lot of his entrepreneur skill sets by watching his parents operate their successful catering company. He graduated college from a private university near […]

Randy Rayess – Co-founder of VenturePact

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Randy Rayess is the co-founder of VenturePact, a service that helps companies find and engage with vetted software development teams. He is passionate about remote work, outsourcing and software development. He previously worked in private equity at SilverLake Partners, in machine learning and in payments. You can reach out to him at linkedin.com/in/randyrayess and twitter.com/randyrayess. […]

Shanon Marks – Chief Innovation Officer of MU/DAI

Shanon Marks - Chief Innovation Officer of MU/DAI

Productivity is pretty easy in a startup environment. It’s like swimming in the ocean: You can stop, but that’s not going to work out well for you. Shanon Marks, chief innovation officer of MU/DAI, has been defining the experience in digital and physical product design for more than 15 years. He creates groundbreaking experiences that […]

Allison Lami Sawyer – CEO of Rebellion Photonics

Allison Lami Sawyer - CEO and co-founder of Rebellion Photonics

Make a list, prioritize, delegate, delegate, delegate. It’s so important to trust your people. Allison Lami Sawyer is the CEO and co-founder of Rebellion Photonics, an advanced optics company spun out of Rice University in 2009. Rebellion Photonics is commercializing its unique snapshot hyperspectral imaging technology that’s used for chemical imaging video cameras for industries […]

Matti Kon – CEO of InfoTech

Matti Kon - CEO of InfoTech

Stay close to your people, they are the biggest asset you have; nurture them, embrace them, encourage them and promote them whenever you have the opportunity to do so. Matti Kon, CEO of InfoTech, was born in Austria and moved to Israel with his family as a youth. He served in the Airborne Division of […]