Director - Focus Store Manager for Walmart Stores Incorporated
Billy Link, Jr is a Director - Focus Store Manager for Walmart Stores Incorporated in Columbus, Ohio. He provides strategic leadership for his 400+ associate partners in delivering a clean, fast friendly environment to over 50,000 Customers per week.
Founder Investment Management Entertainment Inc. and Garrett Entertainment Co.
Twyla is responsible for all management and administration, operation, financial, and marketing and sales activities of the corporation and all related divisions. She is the sole founder of IME in December of 2000 and GEC (Garrett Entertainment Co.)
Founder, Chairman and CEO of World Pac Paper, LLC
Edgar L. Smith, Jr. is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of World Pac Paper, LLC, a fast growing, Inc. 500 and BE100 company and award winning national distributor of high quality printing & packaging papers and packaging solutions.
CEO of The Medici Group
An author, entrepreneur, and consultant, Frans Johansson has spoken to audiences around the world, from the boardroom of large corporations to villages in developing countries. His debut book, The Medici Effect, available in 18 languages, shattered assumptions about how great ideas happen, and was named one of the “Best Books on Innovation” by BusinessWeek. His follow up book, The Click Moment, obliterates the idea that in business you can strategize, plan, and analyze your way to success and was named top 10 best business book of 2012 by Fast Company. He has founded a software startup, a healthcare firm, a hedge fund, and a strategy consulting firm, The Medici Group.
Owner, The Law Firm of Andrea Hence Evans, LLC.
Andrea Hence Evans, Esq. launched the intellectual property law practice, The Law Firm of Andrea Hence Evans, LLC. Attorney Evans career path is unique since she worked at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for approximately 5 years as both a Patent Examiner and a Trademark Examining Attorney after graduating from law school.
Vice President & Co-Principal, Johnson Security Bureau, Inc.,
Jessica Johnson is the Vice President and one of two principals of Johnson Security Bureau, Inc., a New York-based security services firm offering armed, unarmed security guard protection and surveillance for corporate, government and private institutions. The family-owned business was created in 1962.
Founder and CEO of PMM
Kimberly A. Blackwell is the founder and CEO of PMM. Founded in 1999, the Mid-West based brand strategies firm provides comprehensive creative services, marketing, pr/media relations, reputation management, event production, interactive & new media, communications and sports agent representation services to its clientele.
Founder and CEO of Luxury Market Branding
Lauren Maillian Bias is a serial entrepreneur; she is the Founder and CEO of Luxury Market Branding, a strategic marketing company, and is a Founding Partner at Gen Y Capital Partners, an early stage venture firm focused on investments in mobile and consumer facing technology enabled companies.
Founder and Chairman of The RLJ Companies
Robert L. Johnson is the Founder and Chairman of The RLJ Companies, an innovative business network that owns or holds interests in businesses operating in hotel real estate, private equity, consumer financial services, asset management, insurance services, automobile dealerships, sports and entertainment, and video lottery terminal (VLT) gaming.
Entrepreneur, Advisor and Technology Journalist.
Wayne is a designer and digital media thought leader who regularly speaks about harnessing the power of social media to foster creativity, empower communities, and build brands. Wayne delivers value to individuals, organizations, and brands by integrating product and market knowledge to continually improve marketing, sales, product development, and user experience.
Founder and President, Capital Growth, Inc and Founder of the Angel Venture Forum
Valerie Gaydos is an angel investor and business development expert. She is the founder and president of Capital Growth, Inc. (CGI) an investment company which was established in 1994 as a venture capital data and information publishing company.