Jock Purtle – CEO of digitalexits.com

[quote style=”boxed”]Doing some work every day. Moving projects forward slowly. There is a great saying: “How do you eat an elephant?” and the answer is one bite at a time. I think success comes down to a couple of things. Firstly goals and then habits and persistence, combining all of those things and you are […]

Trent Oliver – Co-founder and CEO of Blue Telescope

[quote style=”boxed”]Pay attention to the numbers and have clarity about how your personal values are represented within the brand.[/quote] Trent Oliver is the co-founder and CEO of Blue Telescope, where for more than a decade she has developed and guided an in-house team that conceptualizes, designs, programs and deploys award-winning technology-based exhibits. She has executive-produced […]

Vladimir Gendelman – Founder and CEO of Company Folders

[quote style=”boxed”]One of my greatest failures was starting multiple businesses at once. At the time, I thought this was a great idea, because I figured if one of them didn’t work out, the others would pull ahead. But what I didn’t consider was that spreading yourself thin prevents you from growing any of your businesses. […]

Courtney Boyd Myers – Founder of audience.io

[quote style=”boxed”]I would spend more time finding mentors at an earlier age. By the time I realized I really needed mentors, I was already being asked to mentor others.[/quote] Courtney Boyd Myers began her career in journalism writing for a wide variety of publications including Forbes Magazine, PC Mag, PSFK, IEEE Spectrum and The Huffington […]

Jason Halstead – Founder of Gist Brands

[quote style=”boxed”]In fact, in my job it’s hugely more important to ask the right questions rather than have all the right answers. I’m an innately curious person. I’ve always asked, “Why?” I think every entrepreneur should back up the bus and look at the real reasons and roots behind the current change, need, idea, or […]

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 trading platform that provides programmatic […]

Hoyt D. Morgan – CEO and Co-Founder of Nito

[quote style=”boxed”]I tell every rising entrepreneur the key to success is to focus on the customer, and focus on your core value proposition.[/quote] Hoyt David Morgan, Co-Founder & President of Nito: A successful entrepreneur and business leader with multiple positive exits to his credit. While experience and skills are broad, special focus has been in […]