Iconic Advantage Tag

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31616.mp3   Simone Collins -  Owner of  Travelmax, Discover Peru, Cruises Center, ArtCorgi, and Collins Family Ventures and Author of The Pragmatist's Guide to Life: A Guide to Creating Your Own Answers to Life's Biggest Questions [caption id="attachment_25415" align="alignright" width="150"] Simone Collins[/caption] Simone Collins is the CEO of Travelmax, an international collection of travel companies that sells travel on a wholesale basis to boutique agencies and provides white glove travel management services for a select group of celebrity, entertainment, corporate, and leisure clients (matching or beating online prices— service included). Simone previously founded and ran ArtCorgi.com (a 500 Startups-funded art marketplace I co-founded) and managed over 20,000 writers as Director of Marketing at HubPages (the 45th-most-visited site in the US during her tenure).   Dave Birss - Author of A User Guide to the Creative Mind and Co-Author of Iconic Advantage®: Don't Chase the New, Innovate the Old [caption id="attachment_25417" align="alignright" width="150"] Dave Birss[/caption] Dave Birss wrote 'A User Guide to the Creative Mind' in 2012. It’s on the recommended reading list of the best ad schools. He recently co-wrote 'Iconic Advantage.’ It hit the bestseller lists two weeks before it was released. And, he is now working on his next book that’s due to be released in late 2018. Dave does a lot of public speaking, from conferences to corporate gigs to after dinner talks. He always tries to make them inspiring and entertaining - but also practical. A recent survey gave my speaking 4.8 out of 5, and 98.7% of people wanted to hear him speak again. He recently launched RIGHTthinking.co to help companies who want to be more creative or innovative. They work with companies from all sectors, from marketing to manufacturing, banking to broadcast. They look at everything that has an impact on ideas, from processes to environment to skills. They mainly work in two ways: helping you have more effective ideas or by teaching you a more effective way to have more effective ideas by yourself.     ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/31520.mp3 Soon Yu - Author of Iconic Advantage®: Don’t Chase the New, Innovate the Old [caption id="attachment_24746" align="alignright" width="150"] Soon Yu[/caption] Soon Yu is an international speaker and author on innovation and design. He most recently served as the Global VP of Innovation and Officer at VF Corporation, parent organization to over thirty global apparel companies, including The North Face, Vans, Timberland, Nautica, and Wrangler. Soon has been a founder and CEO for numerous venture-backed startups and was recognized as a Northern California finalist for the prestigious Ernst & Young "Entrepreneur of the Year" award. Prior to this, he worked at Bain and Company, The Clorox Company, and Chiquita Brands, where he won company-wide awards for best advertising, best promotion, and best new product, and gained industry recognition from the Webby Award, Favorite Website Award, and Dope Award.   Craig Zahler - Film Director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Novelist and Musician [caption id="attachment_24850" align="alignright" width="150"] Craig Zahler[/caption] Craig Zahler is an award-winning screenwriter, director, novelist, cinematographer, and musician. He wrote, directed and co-composed the score for the 2015 film Bone Tomahawk, an Independent Spirit Award-nominated picture. Craig's second feature film as writer, director, and co-composer was Brawl in Cell Block 99, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival and went on to critical acclaim from screenings at Toronto, Fantastic Fest, and many more festivals. His debut noir western novel, A Congregation of Jackals, was nominated for The Spur Award by the Western Writers of America and The Peacekeeper by the Western Fictioneers. Corpus Chrome, Inc., A Congregation of Jackals and Mean Business on North Ganson Street all received starred reviews for excellence in Booklist. Deadline and Variety recently reported that film rights for HUG CHICKENPENNY have already been snapped up by The Jim Henson Company (Dark Crystal, Labyrinth), which is coming on board to produce Zahler’s movie adaptation. The designers at Jim Henson’s Creature Shop will work closely with Zahler to create and build the animatronic puppet versions of the titular character “Hug.”     ...