Stacy Rybchin – Founder and Chief Curator of My Secret Luxury™

Stacy Rybchin - Founder and Chief Curator of My Secret Luxury™

[quote style=”boxed”]Never take “no” for an answer. If you have an idea that you think is amazing, stand behind it and keep going when you get a “no.” You might get a lot of “no’s” before you get your golden “yes.”[/quote] Stacy Rybchin is a sex toy expert and the…

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Ben Bechar – CEO of Eshac Entertainment

Ben Bechar - CEO of Eshac Entertainment

[quote style=”boxed”]Help others. If you aren’t helping others, then you shouldn’t expect others to help you.[/quote] Born and raised in Leeds, England, Ben Bechar combined music and business for the first time at the age of 13. Ben purchased some basic DJ equipment and started his first company “Party On…

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Karen Perry-Weinstat – Founder of Event Journal

Karen Perry-Weinstat - Founder of Event Journal

[quote style=”boxed”]Question everything but – at the end of the day – believe in yourself and believe you can do it (whatever that is.) Positive attitude radiates and attracts staff and clients who buy into that energy.[/quote] Karen Perry-Weinstat is founder of Event Journal, Inc., a full-service marketing company for…

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Esther Kuperman – Founder of Sociidot

Esther Kuperman - Founder of Sociidot

[quote style=”boxed”]I would start building out ideas and forget about the long haul approach to work.[/quote] Esther Kuperman has been a lead marketing and design influence in leading brands and startups. She has worked with the National Basketball Association, and startups focused on web and mobile brands. As a lead…

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Britta Schell – Insights, Strategy & Innovation Consultant

Britta Schell - Insights, Strategy & Innovation Consultant

[quote style=”boxed”]Start sooner! I wish I had gone independent far earlier than I did, but risk aversion and getting too comfortable held me back.[/quote] Britta brings nearly a decade of insights, strategy, brands and advertising to the table, as well as a lifetime of being a digital native. Passionate about…

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Joe Griffin and Jay Swansson – Founders of iAcquire

Joe Griffin and Jay Swansson - Founders of iAcquire

[quote style=”boxed”]We work fast, and we work hard. As much as you plan for success and execute to perfection you’re bound to fail. The best way to approach failure and overcome it is to understand it and accept it.[/quote] Jay Swansson is the CEO and Co-Founder at iAcquire, a digital…

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Alex Gonzalez – Co-founder and CEO of Chatalog

Alex Gonzalez - Co-founder and CEO of Chatalog

[quote style=”boxed”]I would have talked to more people about my idea earlier on and I would have released a more minimal MVP to users faster.[/quote] Alex Gonzalez is the co-founder and CEO of Chatalog, an online product reinventing the way people shop online by mirroring the real-time meaningful experiences you…

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Frank Speiser – Co-founder of SocialFlow

Frank Speiser - Co-founder of SocialFlow

[quote style=”boxed”]First, it starts up with the philosophy of what should happen, then I find ways to make it happen. I think being good at breaking rules helps bring ideas to life.[/quote] Frank Speiser is the co-founder of SocialFlow a social media marketing platform and the leading social media optimization…

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Justin Esgar – Creator of SignMyPad

Justin Esgar - Creator of SignMyPad

[quote style=”boxed”]I wouldn’t want to start again. I think things have played out the way they should.[/quote] Justin Esgar is a serial entrepreneur, balancing his time between his computer consulting firm, software development company, and coming up with the next big idea. His premier app SignMyPad has sold over 250,000…

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