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 […]

Brandon and Brandi – Founders of Posh & Private Event Design

[quote style=”boxed”]Read, read, and read some more! [/quote] Founded by husband and wife team, Brandon and Brandi Carson, Posh & Private Event Design is a boutique special event firm providing event design, planning, and consulting services to clients nationwide. For their social clients, they focus on milestone celebrations, with an emphasis on Vow Renewals. And for […]

Sundar Moorthi – President of AUGMENTe Tech Studio

[quote style=”boxed”]”If I were to start all over again, it would be to gain more experience. I am a firm believer in that people can never get enough experience. It keeps you from making the same mistakes twice.”[/quote] Sundar Moorthi is the President of AUGMENTe Tech Studio, an emerging leader in the augmented reality solutions […]

Roger Israni – Founder and President of Test Masters

[quote style=”boxed”]Clearly repeat over and over again what goals you are trying to have your organization achieve, and prioritize achieving them. [/quote] Roger Israni is the Founder and President of Test Masters Educational Services, Inc., a Houston-based educational services company that offers professional test preparation services in the form of books, classroom courses, online courses, one-on-one […]

Andyshea Saberioon – Co-Founder of PledgeCents

[quote style=”boxed”]If you don’t try your ideas because people think it is “crazy” or “stupid,” then you will never have the chance to prove them wrong.[/quote] Andyshea Saberioon is 24 years old, born and raised in Houston, Texas. Andy, is a first-generation Iranian-American. He went to school at Second Baptist School in Houston, Texas – […]

Ken Adams – Co-Founder of Marketing Team Houston

[quote style=”boxed”]There are three kinds of people in this world: people who watch things happen; people that make things happen; and people that wonder what happened. Successful entrepreneurs need to have a vision and be passionate about driving that vision to fruition.[/quote] Ken Adams is a senior partner and co-founder of Marketing Team Houston. This […]

Paul Chittenden – Co-founder of JobKaster

[quote style=”boxed”]We’re bootstrapping, so it’s a hectic schedule. I wake up, eat breakfast, and head out for work at my full time gig. When I’m at my full time job, it’s all business. I don’t mix startup life and work, but I do sometimes make phone calls at lunch or even meet potential clients and/or […]

Art Saxby – Founding Principal of Chief Outsiders

[quote style=”boxed”]It is incredibly liberating when you no longer have to be the smartest person in the room. [/quote] Art Saxby is the founding principal of Chief Outsiders, the largest executive level consulting firm that helps the CEOs of mid-size companies implement their visions of growth. His career started out in the defense industry moving into […]

Yvette Kendall – Co-Founder InventHER Solutions

Widely recognized for her inventions, Yvette Kendall is building a reputation for creating market-disrupting products. She has successfully created more than 30 patent-pending products that span several industries, ranging from scientific and technical to futuristic and recreational. What are you working on right now? Currently, I am working on a new mobile application, a new type […]

Lyvonte Mazerati Byrd – CEO Of Game Tite Records

Lyvonte Mazerati Byrd is a native of Houston, Texas.  He is the CEO of GAME TITE RECORDS.  Game Tite Records  is the largest and fastest growing independent music and video distributor in North America and holds the most competitive market share among independent label. The company boasts a diverse roster including pop, rap, independent film […]

Brandt Smith – Co-Founder of Industrial Energy Audit Services

Brandt Smith is the co-founder of Industrial Energy Audit Services, an energy consulting firm that helps customers reduce their energy consumption and slash their energy spending. He has more than 2 decades of industry experience, is certified by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) as a Certified Energy Auditor (CEA) and has degrees in both […]

Ardon and Jaron Lukasiewicz – Co-Founders of Ticketometer

[quote style=”boxed”]Our main focus is to become a respected presence in the music industry, facilitate concerts that would not have otherwise happened, increase artist profitability and make fans happy through personable and genuine customer service.[/quote] Ardon and Jaron Lukasiewicz are the Co-Founders of Ticketometer, an online service that allows concert organizers to create shows that […]