June 2016

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/29731.mp3 Geoff Wilson - President & Founder of 352 Inc. [caption id="attachment_17956" align="alignright" width="202"] Geoff Wilson[/caption] Geoff Wilson, a tech entrepreneur, investor and mentor, is President and Founder of 352 Inc., a digital product development agency. He started it over 15 years ago from his dorm room at the University of Florida. 352 Inc. now has 85+ employees and creates complex websites, software and marketing campaigns for clients ranging from start-ups to prominent brands like Microsoft and Wells Fargo. He is passionate about growing businesses and coaching entrepreneurs and runs a website called Barely Manage that shares his unique management philosophy. A new approach, it dramatically increases innovation, quality, customer satisfaction and employee morale. Geoff has also won many honors including being selected as one of America’s Top 30 Young Entrepreneurs by INC Magazine, and winning the University of Florida Warrington College of Business’ Clark Butler Entrepreneur of the Year award.   Ankur Nagpal - Founder and CEO at Teachable Ankur Nagpal is the former CEO of Unit 501 and is currently the founder and CEO of Teachable, a company that helps create and sell online courses. He attended the University of California-Berkeley and received degrees in Economics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.       ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/29725.mp3 Chris Dessi - CEO of Silverback Social, Columnist at Inc. and Author of Remarkable You: Build a Personal Brand and Take Charge of Your Career [caption id="attachment_17915" align="alignright" width="229"] Chris Dessi[/caption] Chris Dessi, author of 3 award winning books, is also the CEO of Silverback Social and loves helping people realize how powerful social media can be to create your personal brand, generate awareness & sales through social media channels. He was selected by the Business Council of Westchester's 40 under 40. His first post on his personal brand earned him $260,000, and he created the first digital summit in Westchester, NY, which Forbes named as one of the "Conferences That Will Keep You Ahead Of Marketing Trends This Year." His first book, Your World is Exploding, shot to Amazon's #1 hot new releases in its first two weeks. Chris is a Smart CEO Future 50 award winner, a Hermes Creative Awards 2015 Platinum Winner, and his startup, Silverback Social, was named by Founders Grid as one of the 50 New York Startups You Absolutely Must Know About.   Dr. James Stone - Author of Five Easy Theses: Commonsense Solutions to America's Greatest Economic Challengesand CEO of Plymouth Rock Company [caption id="attachment_17564" align="alignright" width="210"] Jim Stone[/caption] Jim Stone was on the show a month ago, and I enjoyed him so much, I asked him back. Jim is the founder, Chairman and CEO of the Plymouth Rock group of companies. Jim began his career by teaching economics, after earning a Ph.D. in economics at Harvard. He served as Massachusetts Insurance Commissioner from 1975 to 1979 and then as Chairman and Commissioner of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission for four years. On his return from Washington, he founded Plymouth Rock. He is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Boston Globe, and currently serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Global Post, a web-based international news service. Jim is a member of the Board of Directors of two non-profit organizations, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and Management Sciences for Health, for which he serves as Chairman of the Board. Jim has served as an advisor to governments in three developing countries, and he has authored a book and numerous articles on insurance and finance. And as promised on the show, links to two videos on Passion I think are worth watching...