Richard Lena – Founder of Brattle Publishing Group

Richard Lena - Founder of Brattle Publishing Group

Be thankful and show others you are thankful. Richard A. Lena is a founder of the Brattle Publishing Group (BPG), a curriculum developer, and an instructional designer specializing in print and multimedia learning experiences for diverse audiences. For over 20 years, Richard has worked in publishing conceptualizing, designing, and managing the development of large-scale edof […]

Kathryn Starke – Founder of Creative Minds Publications

I understand that big ideas take a long time to really happen, so I remain both patient and diligent in seeing an idea into fruition. Kathryn Starke is an urban elementary school reading specialist, literacy consultant, keynote speaker, and author. A native of Richmond Virginia, Kathryn graduated from Longwood University with a BS degree in […]

Fred Rocha – Co-founder of Memeoirs

[quote style=”boxed”]Focus. The variables that you have to get right are as many as the distractions out there.[/quote] Fred is a curious mind with a background in telecommunications engineering that has shifted towards product and design. He co-founded Memeoirs, and is currently focusing on getting more people to keep their memories in book form. Hit […]

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 […]

Beth Wareham – CEO of ShadowTeams

[quote style=”boxed”]Wake early. Drink coffee. Open laptop. Close laptop for dinner. After dinner, I just surf sites looking for inspiration and ideas. Repeat. I run out for meetings that I always try to have in a park or coffee shop, if I can.[/quote] Beth Wareham spent 15 years in the commercial publishing houses of New […]

Derek Flanzraich – Founder and CEO of Greatist

[quote style=”boxed”]“JFDI” is my philosophy. At Greatist, we’re firm believers in just getting things done. That means prioritizing the toughest tasks first and knocking them out when you’re fresh. When it’s something creative, I literally build “be creative” blocks into my schedule every week. It may be a little weird to schedule creativity, but I […]

Charles Gaudet – Author and Publisher of Predictable Profits

[quote style=”boxed”]Surround yourself with people who are smarter than you. People who have ‘been there, done that’ and are willing to share the strategies and ideas that helped them grow successful businesses.[/quote] Known as “The Entrepreneur’s Marketing Champion,” Charles E. Gaudet II offers more than just business and marketing advice – he helps entrepreneurs push […]

Hellen Barbara – Founder and President of Pubslush

[quote style=”boxed”]My workspace is an open room. My team members are together, actively communicating out loud. Brainstorming and open conversations are encouraged. In my opinion, this approach fosters the most productive environment. The art of multitasking: Get good at it or die.[/quote] Hellen Barbara is the founder and president of Pubslush, a global crowdfunding and […]

Emily Belden – Founder and CEO of Happy Happy Gay Gay

[quote style=”boxed”]I stay excited about tomorrow. I literally go to bed excited to wake up the next day knowing that it hold limitless opportunities. You never know what email will come through your inbox that makes that day special for the rest of your life. It’s that outlook that keeps you motivated to push harder […]

Karan Chopra – Founder and CEO of G2One Network

[quote style=”boxed”] A good businessman is one who knows the importance of every second he or she spends.[/quote] Before coming up with his big business plan, Karan has been involved with the number of companies as a freelancer for 7+ years. At G2One Network, Karan primarily focuses on business development and marketing, while also overseeing the […]