23 Jul July 23, 2020 – Billd App Christopher Doyle and Saving Face Maya Hu-Chan
Christopher Doyle – President and CEO of Billd
When you look at an idea, you say ‘Is this profitable?’ and I
always finish, ‘Do you have a passion for the customer?’
Christopher Doyle is an entrepreneur and business leader with extensive hands-on construction industry experience and a proven record of launching successful startups. He is the Co-Founder, President and CEO of Billd, a disruptive payment solution for the construction industry that helps contractors and suppliers grow their businesses with less hassle and risk. Billd co-founders, Chris Doyle and Jesse Weissburg have a long history working with thousands of contractors across the country and seeing these issues firsthand. They recognized how a lack of access to working capital impacts a contractors’ ability to operate and grow their business. Mr. Doyle is also the Founder of SiteCapture, the leading field resource technology platform in the solar industry. Mr. Doyle formerly served as Program Director at the Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS), where he built the largest residential solar PV quality assurance program in the country. Mr. Doyle hosts a podcast Built with Billd, which was started to help contractors navigate the uncertainties of construction payment cycles and provide tips and tricks for growth and sustainability.
Maya Hu-Chan – President of Global Leadership Associates and Author of Saving Face
Most salesmen lose the sale because they talk too much!
Maya Hu-Chan is a globally recognized speaker, author, leadership consultant, ICF Master Certified Coach, and President of Global Leadership Associates; an international management consulting firm based in San Diego, California. Since founding the firm in 1992, she has built a reputation for excellence in executive coaching, global leadership, inclusion, and cross-cultural communication. Prior to her consulting career, Maya was an anchor for the China Broadcasting Company in Taiwan, and served as the CEO of a non-profit organization in California. Maya was named the top 8 Global Solutions Thinkers by Thinkers50, World’s Top 30 Leadership Gurus, and Top 100 Thought Leaders in Management & Leadership. Harvard Business School recommended Maya’s book, Global Leadership: The Next Generation, to be their Working Knowledge book. Maya’s new book Saving Face: How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust, explores the nuances of working with people across cultures and diverse backgrounds through the universal concepts of saving, losing, and honoring face.