24 Jul July 24, 2023 – Operations Installer Tomas Keenan and Renegade Brander Ann Bennett
Tomas Keenan – Founder and CEO of Step It Up Academy
Gurus tell people to fix all of these things in their companies and in the next six months they attempt to fix all of them. They get almost nothing done. If you focus your attention in six directions, you’re going to get 1/4 mile down the road.
Tomas Keenan is the Founder and CEO of Step It Up Academy. From humble beginnings to a lengthy career as a custom car audio installer, Tomas Keenan is a prime example of a technician turned CEO. After co-founding an industry-leading GPS Tracking and Dashboard Camera installation company and growing it to a 7-figure business, Tomas moved into the coaching space as a high-level business and success coach for other industry leaders and business owners. Tomas’ success as an elite business coach led him to move his family from NYC to Dallas, Texas, to focus full-time on his newest company, Step It Up Academy. He understands the roadblocks that entrepreneurs face and possesses an innate ability to help you overcome them with his extensive body of knowledge. Simply put: he knows how to get results! He works with Entrepreneurs who refuse to be average and are crushing 7+ figures in business. His expertise and vast experience have repeatedly put him on the pages of top industry magazines. He has been featured in Forbes, Mobile Electronics Magazine, CE Outlook, CEO Blog Nation, Fit Small Business, The Startup Growth, The Goodmen Project, several Blogs, and countless podcasts. Tomas is a sought-after public speaker, 2X bestselling author, and Step It Up Entrepreneur Podcast host. He routinely interviews industry leaders, influencers, high-level business and success coaches, business owners, and entrepreneurs who are intentionally impacting their communities and the world. He shares the key to his success is making progress every day, regardless of how small it may be.
Ann Bennett – Founder of Renegade Branding & Messaging
In order to stand out you want to use your 1%. The 1% that makes you different.
Ann Bennett is the founder of Renegade Branding & Messaging, an International Speaker, Best Selling Author, Coach, and Brand Profit Builder. Ann uses her marketing and branding genius to help women entrepreneurs (and a few good men) build their STAND-OUT personal brands and boost their profits. She works with purpose-driven entrepreneurs who do transformational work, so they can liberate and ignite their unique genius, and authentic voice, and build a profitable brand platform. Ann has 25 years of experience in visual and graphic design and has brought her talents to many major magazines from Popular Mechanics to Vogue.