Cathy Green – Co-Owner of UpperCrust Maids

[quote style=”boxed”]Stick-to-it-ness. I have a habit of staying focused in on the goal and making it a point not to stray.[/quote] Cathy Green is the co-owner with her husband, Greg, of UpperCrust Maids. Cathy has a M.S. degree in Speech-Language Pathology and Greg has a B.S. degree in Social Services. In 2008—unhappy with the level […]

Sumi Krishnan – Owner of K4 Solutions

[quote style=”boxed”]It can be summed up in the following quote, widely attributed to Howard Thurman: “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive and then go do that. Because what the world needs is more people who have come alive.”[/quote] Sumi Krishnan started K4 Solutions in 2001 at age […]

Jordan Kurland – Founder of Zeitgeist Artist Management

[quote style=”boxed”]As you get older and wiser you realize that the core business principles apply everywhere. [/quote] Jordan Kurland is the founder and owner of Zeitgeist Artist Management, LTD. Formed in 1999, with offices in San Francisco and Manhattan, Zeitgeist focuses on cultivating long-term careers for independently minded artists. The company’s roster includes Death Cab for […]

Neil Alpert – CEO of LaserLock Technologies

[quote style=”boxed”]First, create realistic goals that can be defined and tracked. Second, it’s important to remember that nobody, CEO or otherwise, is an island, and you’re only as strong as the rest of your team. Be sure to ask for and listen to advice from everyone in your organization.[/quote] Neil Alpert is the CEO and […]

Wayne Simmons – CEO of The Growth Strategy Company

[quote style=”boxed”]I would say “just do it.” I truly believe that being an entrepreneur is more of a “natural state of being” than people realize. [/quote] Wayne is an accomplished executive, innovator, value creator, and entrepreneur and co-author of GrowthThinking: Building the New Growth Enterprise. He co-founded The Growth Strategy Co. to offer a new and […]