Ash Sobhe - CEO of R6S, a Digital Brand Marketing Firm
Ash Sobhe’s specialty is growing luxury brands. He innovates engaging technology based on organic fan-experience psychology. Ash has been in the industry of Digital Media Marketing since 1999 and has pioneered award-winning strategies that have shifted trends globally. What he does is very simple; typically his clients are mid-to-large size luxury brands but he really works for their customers. Through their proprietary technology and process he analyzes each customers’ experience with their client’s brand versus the category leaders. Ash finds out exactly what it takes to make the customers 100% happy and earn all their future business as well as their circle of networks. This is how they formulate their plan to succeed in growing their clients’ market share and profits. Some of his clients include Lamborghini, State Farm, and UCLA.
Gary Patterson – The Fiscal Doctor and Author of Million-Dollar Blind Spots: 20/20 Vision for Financial Growth
Gary W. Patterson has more than 30 years of senior management experience with high growth technology, wireless, manufacturing and service companies. He has worked with more than 200 companies — from start-ups to Inc 500 to Fortune 500 — providing high level strategic guidance and expertise. Gary’s financial acumen and extensive business knowledge have brought about significant outcomes for his clients, helping them to successfully navigate that often murky pathway to growth and profitability. Gary’s extraordinary track record includes building two start-ups (each achieving $10 million in revenue within their first year), diagnosing company oversights to save $150K to $3 million annually; guiding a young company through a liquidity search resulting in $25 million in financing, and; helping a company broaden its client base 525%, increasing revenue from $16 million to $100 million. He has also negotiated more than 25 M&A transactions with a market value exceeding $390 million and helped several companies reach tenfold compounded annual growth in revenue. His international experience includes serving as the European coordinator for the global enterprise-wide application of an innovative software pilot program for a Fortune 500 company.