02 Mar March 2, 2015 – Billions Rising Anita Casalina & Innovator of the Decade! Kevin Surace
Anita Casalina – Director at Billions Rising, Self-Reliance Foundation
Anita Casalina is Director and Co-Founder of Billions Rising. Over the years, Anita noticed that new forms of giving were being practiced around the globe, many of which could be sustained and permanently lift people out of poverty. With this in mind, Billions Rising, Self-Reliance Foundation was born. She co-authored the Billions Rising book, which was a Best-Seller on Amazon and she co-hosts the upcoming TV News/Talk show, “World Changers.” She has always been drawn to stories about peace and prosperity around the world, and has made educational films for Friends of the Earth, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Foster Parents Education, and other non-profit organizations.
Kevin Surace – CEO and Innovator of the Decade
Kevin Surace’s list of awards is simply unsurpassed. He was Entrepreneur of the Year by Inc. Magazine, the Tech Pioneer at the World Economic Forum in Davos, named the Innovator of the Decade by CNBC, admitted to the Innovation Hall of Fame, and a two time Finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year. He was also a Finalist for the Energy Innovator of the Year from PBS/PlanetForward and the Technology Innovation Award winner from the Wall Street Journal. Kevin was awarded 24 patents and led 28 acquisitions from both sides of the table. Kevin led teams to deliver disruptive technologies including OnStar the first Siri, and the smart phone.