24 Nov November 24, 2014 – USAToday Writer Steve Strauss, Pitcher Gavin McCulley & Sticky.FM Adam Pollock
Gavin McCulley is the host of “The Pitch Deck” podcast where he interviews guests who share more about successful startup strategies, and where his own expertise shines. He is also the Managing Partner at Twin Rivers Holdingsand the founding chapter President of Keiretsu Forum – Charleston, a nationally syndicated group of over 1100 angel investors. Gavin is also the Co-Founder of the South Carolina Film Council, working to represent the area’s film industry and its professionals in politics at both state and local levels. Gavin also has a background as a Logistics Office and Commander in the 7th Special Forces Group. He has a definitive passion for entrepreneurial adventures and the corresponding technology.
Steve Strauss – Senior USA TODAY Small Business Columnist
Steve Strauss is a leading small business expert and shares his wealth of knowledge as an internationally recognized speaker, columnist, and attorney. He is also also the author of 17 books, including The Small Business Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Succeed in Your Small Business. As a weekly columnist at USATODAY.com Steve gives insight to small business owners and entrepreneurs on everything from writing in the workplace to marketing, and his column is one of the longest-running business columns in the world – running for 17 years. Steve has spoken as an expert for the U.S. State Department in locations such as India, Japan, Mongolia, and the West Bank, and he sits on the Board of the World Entrepreneurship Forum in France.
Adam Pollock – Serial Entrepreneur & Founder of Sticky.fm