October 2014

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27195.mp3   Todd Crosland - Founder & CEO Seed Equity Ventures [caption id="attachment_9981" align="alignright" width="192"] Todd Crosland[/caption] Todd Crosland was the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Interbank FX from 2001 until he sold the firm in 2011. IBFX was a Futures Commission Merchant and Retail Foreign Exchange Dealer and was a worldwide leader in retail Forex trading services. The company offered individual traders, fund managers and institutional customer’s proprietary tech tools to trade Forex online. With over 40,000 customers in more than 140 countries, their annual trading volume reached $750 billion! IBFX had 120 employees and Todd won the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award and numerous Inc. 500 awards. Todd also developed over 1,000 residential building lots in Wolf Creek Ranch and owns steel manufacturing company Rex Industries. He is now running Seed Equity Ventures, a registered Broker Dealer with the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission. It provides Investment Banking services to startups and high growth companies from around the world.   Charles E. Gaudet II - Author of The Predictable Profits Playbook: The Entrepreneur's Guide to Dominating Any Market And Staying On Top & Small Business Marketing Coach [caption id="attachment_10004" align="alignright" width="183"] Charles Gaudet[/caption] Charles Gaudet has been an entrepreneur since he was 4 years old, and created his first multi-million dollar business by the age of 24. In the year 2000, his seed-stage company was an Ernst & Young Finalist and won the VentureOne award. He is a recognized small business expert, helping entrepreneurs to out-think, out-market, and out-earn their competition. His business advice has been featured on Inc., Fox Business, and Forbes and his PredictableProfits.com, site is endorsed by a range of clients. His strategies help entrepreneurs earn as much as six-figures within just 24 hours, and anywhere from 30% to over 100% growth in under a year. He is on the Young Entrepreneur’s Council, and was nominated for 2012’s Small Business Influencer and Entrepreneur of the Year.      ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/27169.mp3 Jesse Lindsley - CEO of Thrust Interactive  [caption id="" align="alignright" width="187"] Jesse Lindsley[/caption] Jesse Lindsley is Founder of Thrust Interactive, a company that has created over 100 games and apps for clients like the NFL, Turner, Verizon, Mercedes, and Kellogg's. He also started a company called True or False Games to license mobile, multi-player turn-based trivia platforms. Jesse is President of the Atlanta Chapter of the International Game Developers Association), is on the Advisory Board Member of the Technology Association of Georgia Entertainment Society, and is part of the Atlanta Regional Commission Arts & Culture Committee. He is very active locally as part of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce’s Digital Coalition, Atlanta Game Developer Meetup, Atlanta Unity3D User Group, and the Atlanta Corona User Group. Jesse was selected as a 40 Under 40 winner by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.   Scott Jones - Founder of ElevenFifty Coding Academy and CEO of ChaCha [caption id="" align="alignright" width="240"] Scott Jones[/caption] Eleven Fifty is designed to help educate app and web developers with not only programming skills (using Apple's new preferred language), but to help them become successsful entrepreneurs. Scott Jones started Boston Technology at the age of 25 and obtained patents for technologies that enable telephone companies worldwide to offer voice mail. He sold BT for $843 million and then founded an Internet-based music service company Gracenote that is used 24 billion times per year by applications such as iTunes. He sold the company to Sony in 2008 for $260 million. Currently, he is chairman, CEO and co-founder of ChaCha, the leading free, real-time answers service. ChaCha's “ask-a-smart-friend” platform is the world’s easiest-to-use and most comprehensive way to access answers and information and has answered more than a billion questions from more than 32 million unique users per month. In his spare time, he invented a robot lawn mover and dancing Christmas lights.      ...