July 2015

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28431.mp3 Karen Bomm - International Best Selling Author of Global Voices of Social Media: 25 Women Share Stories of Strength, Love and Triumph, Founder of CEO aBeansTalkSocial.com [caption id="attachment_13517" align="alignright" width="200"] Karen Bomm[/caption] Karen is a lifestyle entrepreneur, the CEO and Founder of aBeansTalkSocial.com, and an International Best Selling Author. aBeans is a great platform designed to help entrepreneurs. Karen graduated from University at age 20. She established her first business on Wall Street, serving 12 years as an Executive Recruiter in Internet Technology. She combines her personal interest in helping small business owners to see the big picture by developing a series of courses called “Simplifying Social Media for Business” to help teach creative common sense concepts to generate results. Karen enjoys volunteering as an Ambassador for her local Chamber of Commerce which supports business owners with good basic educational programs. She applies her experience to duplicate team building to inspire leadership for many established name brand products through a variety of distribution systems which developed her keen skill of leverage. Karen has confidently lead and built teams of thousands in short periods of time over the last 30 years.   MeiMei Fox - NYTimes Bestselling (Ghost) Author, Life Coach, Speaker. Huffington Post Blogger [caption id="attachment_13518" align="alignright" width="215"] MeiMei Fox[/caption] MeiMei Fox is a freelance author, speaker, and life coach. She contributes a weekly blog to the Huffington Post called, "The Life Out Loud," which is about finding joy in life and profiles changemakers/social entrepreneurs. She has worked for 15 years as a professional author, co-author, editor, and ghostwriter of numerous books, articles, and blogs, including the New York Times bestsellers "Fortytude" by Sarah Brokaw and "Bend, Not Break" with Ping Fu. She also edited "The Art of Happiness in a Troubled World" by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Howard Cutler, MD, and "Infinite Life," by Robert Thurman. MeiMei also does one-on-ones with coaching clients to help them overcome stumbling blocks and achieve their loftiest goals. She received her training at Pacifica Graduate Institute, where she completed an MA in counseling psychology and conducted a year of supervised psychotherapy. She has a BA with honors and distinction, Phi Beta Kappa, and an MA from Stanford University, both in psychology. From January 2010- June 2011, MeiMei worked as Social Media Manager for the Stanford Alumni Association.   ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/28426.mp3 Mike Townsend - Founder at HomeHero [caption id="attachment_13511" align="alignright" width="180"] Mike Townsend[/caption] Mike Townsend is the founder of HomeHero, a company designed to build the fastest, most-affordable way for families to find high-quality in-home care for seniors. Less than two years after its creation, HomeHero became the highest-rated health care startup in the country. The Webby Foundation even named it the #1 Employment Website of 2014. Mike started his career working as a design engineer at Brookstone Inc. in Singapore, then as a mechanical engineer at ITT Corporation in Los Angeles designing radar systems for military grade UAVs. In 2010 Mike founded ZingCheckout, one of the first web-based POS systems, then he then founded Flowtab (mobile payment app for the nightlife industry) and remains very active in the payment industry. He also competes in triathlons and is in the process of setting a world record for the fastest marathon run while dribbling a basketball.   Peg Samuel - Social Media Expert at SocialDiva [caption id="attachment_13513" align="alignright" width="192"] Peg Samuel[/caption] Peg Samuel is proven leader in online brand building and digital strategy with a focus in social media community engagement. She is the Founder of Social Diva Media, a boutique agency that develops and executes integrated web strategies. Peg has worked on media, fashion & wellness brands and special projects at the NBC Olympics Games & The 55th Annual Grammy Awards. She specializes in all aspects of social media and community development including; influencer targeting and activations, event planning and activations, and email. She works with a wide-range of lifestyle brands and clients including W Hotel, W Magazine, InStyle and Vogue. Her entrepreneurial success has received attention from media outlets E! News, MSNBC, Entrepreneur Magazine, and Good Morning New York. Peg has spoken at and been involved in Internet Week NY, Social Media Week NY, Social Media Week LA, Social Media Breakfast, and she is an Adjunct Professor at NYU Wasserman School in Social Media.   ...