08 Feb February 9, 2015 – Get It Done w Espree Devora & Solving Traffic w Jerry Sanders
Espree Devora is known as “the Girl who Gets it Done.” She specializes in interactive content and social media and has helped corporations and universities including Disney, CBS, International Association of Skateboard Companies, USC Executive MBA and Georgetown MBA. She co-produced a panel which brought in over 11,500 viewers in under an hour via live stream. Her first online company (at the start of college) made her fall in love with the start up culture. Her WeAreLATech.com focuses on LA Startups (hit #2 on iTunes across all categories in New & Noteworthy) and provides the most comprehensive community calendar of all LA Startup events.
Jerry Sanders – Chairman and CEO SkyTran Inc.
Jerry’s a former Israeli Navy SEAL and created two technology accelerators: San Francisco Science and The Triana Group. Jerry Sanders is also the subject of a popular Harvard Business School case study on entrepreneurship (The Jerry Sanders Case), which has been taught at Harvard, Stanford, Columbia, Virginia, Kellogg, Cornell, Cal, UC Irvine and MIT. He served as the US State Department accredited Honorary Consul for The Republic of Haiti and, in that role, was instrumental in California’s earthquake relief efforts for Haiti. Now he is Chairman and CEO of SkyTran Inc., a cutting-edge, NASA Space Act company. SkyTran is an elevated, high-speed, low-cost, private rapid transportation system and is building the first pilots in Tel Aviv and India.