Zach Ferres – CEO of Ciplex

[quote style=”boxed”]I’m anal about productivity, so I do weird things. I listen to audiobooks during commutes. I employ a personal assistant to do low-value tasks[/quote] Zach Ferres is the CEO of Ciplex, a full-service interactive agency that helps clients succeed online by creating award-winning digital solutions for design, online marketing, e-commerce and content management systems, […]

Loretta Love Huff – President of Emerald Harvest Consulting

[quote style=”boxed”]I’m a list maker. When I get ideas, I write them down. When I don’t, I regret it. Those sparks of genius/insight don’t last long many times without being codified on paper.[/quote] Celebrating over 13 years in business, award-winning executive/business coach and performance improvement consultant, Loretta Love Huff, The Dream Leader for Business™, helps […]

Dr. Terry Simpson – Weight Loss Surgeon

[quote style=”boxed”]Listen to the needs of the customer- the more I “hear” them, the more productive I become.[/quote] Dr. Terry Simpson is trying to transform health care – one kitchen at a time. As a weight loss surgeon he says “I turned in my surgical scrubs for an apron” stating that he spends more time […]

Mary Juetten – Founder and CEO of Traklight.com

[quote style=”boxed”]I communicate with our whole team all the time. I recommend over-communication and also being as transparent as possible.[/quote] Mary has over twenty-five years of leadership experience in both the public and private sectors. She is a self-described recovering accountant, holding both a CA and CPA, and a Bachelor of Commerce from McGill University […]

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 marketing agency based in New […]

Kyle Clayton – Owner of Jackrabbit Janitorial

[quote style=”boxed”]I would be less cautious with expanding. With my cleaning company we didn’t want to get too big and not have quality employees to clean. So we priced and marketed ourselves with slow, steady growth in mind. Looking back we should have taken the big opportunities when we could have.[/quote] Kyle Clayton started as […]

Sean Stephenson – Founder of Sean Stephenson Enterprises

[quote style=”boxed”]Buy a dozen copies of your favorite movies and books and then send them as gifts to people you want to befriend in business. Include personal notes with the gifts, and keep sending those people cool stuff every quarter.[/quote] Dr. Sean Stephenson was predicted not to survive at birth because of a rare bone […]

Janette Eusebio Harwell – Founder of Box Play for Kids

[quote style=”boxed”]Constantly push yourself out of your comfort zone.[/quote] Janette Eusebio Harwell is the founder of Box Play for Kids LLC, a company that makes eco-friendly, 100% recycled, custom-designed stickers that turn throw-away boxes commonly found in the recycling bin into repurposed, fun and simple toys. Janette graduated from Otis/Parsons School of Design in Los […]

Jovan Van Drielle – Inventor of the Geminus Genius Case

[quote style=”boxed”]Don’t ignore the power of the blogging community. For any new product that you wish to bring to the public domain, first contact the top bloggers, offer to provide a sample for independent review and then sit back and watch the global power of the internet.[/quote] Jovan Van Drielle had a brilliant idea when […]

Brandon Zeuner and Ryan Swagar – Co-Founders of Venture51

[quote style=”boxed”]What’s that saying from Edison? “Vision without execution is hallucination…” yeah, what he said.[/quote] Brandon Zeuner is a co-founding partner at Venture51, a seed and early-stage venture fund in Phoenix, Arizona. He likes to “break stuff” with entrepreneurs as well as invest in them should they be crazy enough to let him. Along side […]

Greg Hartle – Experimenter Behind Ten Dollars And A Laptop

[quote style=”boxed”]Act :Analyze: Adjust and a damn good team![/quote] Greg Hartle is a born experimenter who likes to find ways to share love, fun and personal growth with the world. With his background in the investment world, over a decade of entrepreneurship, unique life experiences (including overcoming a life-threatening illness), and his relentless quest to […]