Chris Thompson - Founder & CEO at truBrain
Chris Thompson is the CEO of truBrain, a performance food and beverage brand that is changing the way people think about how their diet impacts productivity. Their team measures brainwaves using neurofeedback to gauge how various factors (meditation, diet, distraction) affect performance in the modern, stressful setting. truBrain believes that neurotechnology can have a big say in improving how we live. As a vertically integrated, direct-to-consumer company, they do it all: from formulation and manufacturing, to marketing and web design & development, to fulfillment and shipping. truBrain delivers the world’s first productivity drinks with a relentless emphasis on quality and service. truBrain is backed by a syndicate led by Sherpa Ventures, 500 Startups DistroFund, Brightstone Venture Capital, and Blueberry Ventures.
Lisa Caprelli - Business Growth Expert, Consultant and Author of Color Your Message: The Art of Digital Marketing & Social Media
Lisa Caprelli is an innovator, leader and consultant. Lisa has helped businesses and brands grow exponentially. With a vision and creative flair, she is able to quickly assess and address the needs of a business, be it, technology, automotive, legal, university, medical, retail, restaurant, oil or land. Her #1 Best Selling Amazon book, Color Your Message: The Art of Digital Marketing & Social Media, helps entrepreneurs grow their brands. During her many years as an entrepreneur, she engaged in a variety of radio, advertising, magazine, and newspaper campaigns. With the explosion of low-cost and highly-effective Internet marketing in 2009, she made the shift to train, speak & write about digital media. Her public relations and media career has included radio shows, real estate / finance books, a business marketing show (The Business Experience Show) motivational books, and radio productions on stations like 97.1 FM, KFWB, KNX 1070, KFMB, and KABC. Lisa also serves on the non-profit board for the Kasem Cares Foundation.