Ang Pheng Huat – Co-founder of Boxyroom

[quote style=”boxed”]Ideas come to be at the most unexpected time in the wildest places. When an idea hits me, I will whip out my smartphone and take a short note of the idea so I won’t forget.[/quote] Ang Pheng Huat is the co-founder of Boxyroom, an online peer-to-peer marketplace to help expatriates and students, who […]

Steve Silberberg – Owner and Founder of Fatpacking

[quote style=”boxed”]I would have started 15 years earlier. Well, I didn’t have the idea 15 years earlier, but I did have it 3 years earlier so I should have run with it then.[/quote] Steve Silberberg is the owner and founder of Fatpacking, weight loss backpacking adventure vacations. He graduated from M.I.T. in 1984 with both […]

Brendon Schenecker – CEO of Travel Vegas

[quote style=”boxed”]Find a competitor and do it better. Everyone is looking for the next big idea, which is great. I think many people lose focus. I always hear “That’s been done before.” Make it better. Take something you’re good at or passionate about, and work harder than anyone else at it. It sounds simple, but […]

Matt Dimmer – Founder and CEO of The Extra Mile

[quote style=”boxed”]Persistence. What we are trying to do has its own unique set of challenges, so it’s all about not letting up until we make progress. I’ve always been passionate about ideas and getting them made regardless of the hurdles. This one is no different. If anything, the more challenges I face, the harder I […]

Scott Lindenbaum – President and COO of SPUN

[quote style=”boxed”]Stay product focused and use insanely intense project management software to keep track of development velocity. Without product you have nothing. Product has to be your number 1 priority.[/quote] Scott Lindenbaum is the President and COO of SPUN. Scott has been covered by CNN, MSNBC, and FOXnews, and has appeared in the New York […]

Juan Sanabria and Mateo Zlatar – Co-Founders of GuideOne

[quote style=”boxed”]Ideas flow freely and we are full of them! However, when it comes to using technology to tell stories, you have to first get a deep understanding of the content and the audience you’re working with. Then you have to look at the technology side and think, “what is the best possible way to […]