We sat down with some rockstar entrepreneurs in the technology industry and it was pretty awesome. From a recent PhD grad that has created software to aid biomedical researchers to an ex-Comcast sales rep who is now helping organizations manage their telecommunications effort to a mother/daughter team helping to remove some of the networking anxiety you feel at events through their mobile app. It’s good folks and that is just a snippet. These entrepreneurs have pitched their businesses in front of many people and received funding and investors (think Shark Tank but in real-life). Â In a time where things and dreams can feel unattainable or saved for people that may not look like you, these entrepreneurs are showing that winning is in the cards for us all. It is so possible folks and their stories, will leave you inspired and ready to create your own “something”, trust.
MARCUS COBB, FOUNDER OF JAMMBER::
a company with a mission to help musicians get organized and paid on time. Think Paypal meets Quickbooks for the music industry.
LESHANE GREENHILL, FOUNDER OF SAGENTS::
a company keeping diversity at the forefront of the corporate procurement game.
KERRY SCHRADER + ASHLEE AMMONS, FOUNDER OF MIXTROZ::
This mother/daughter duo is taking the live event space by storm as founders of Â Mixtroz, a mobile app helping event attendees remove networking anxiety and get connected.
JOADEL, FOUNDER OF FATHOM::
a social enterprise company looking to disrupt how students and millenials pursue their passion. A true culture changer.
BILL MCCLESKEY, FOUNDER OF MITECH PARTNERS::
a company helping people better manage their love/hate relationship with Comcast and other telecommunications providers.
PAUL MCNEIL, PHD, FOUNDER OF SKRUNCHD TECHNOLOGIES::
a company creating specialized software for biomedical researchers. Yep, we said it, biomedical research, folks!