01 Oct October 1, 2014 – Disruptive Sales Brian Burns & Social Teacher (and Cookie Entrepreneur) Alicia Danielle
Brian Burns is the author of best-selling book Selling in a New Market Space and is also the host of the podcast The Brutal Truth About Sales and Selling. He uses his more than 20 years of experience in sales to help other develop their market presences. Brian uses his expertise in disruptive sales to carve niches in the modern market, and his writing and podcast help others do the same.
Alicia Danielle is the Executive Director at The Bread Project, where she uses the entrepreneurial skills she gained on Wall Street to help create social change. The Bread Project aims to help empower individuals through practical skills training in the food industry. Previously the Founder and CEO of the Khaya Cookie Co. in South Africa, Alicia joined the Bread Project in October 2011. She earned an MBA/MPA from New York University and The University of Cape Town, Graduate School of Business and a BA in Journalism from New York University. Alicia is also a Fulbright Scholar and her work has been featured in CNN Headline News and in publications such as The Financial Times, O (the Oprah Magazine), and Business 2.0.