Most Recent Programs

Tom Poland

Program 394 Tom Poland started his first business at age 24 and has gone on to start and sell four others, taking two of them international. In that time he’s managed teams of over 100 people and annual revenue of more than 20 million. He’s the best selling author of Leadsology©: The Science of Being…

Ilona Selke

Program 393 Ilona Selke is an international bestselling author, seminar leader, lecturer and musician as well as CEO and cofounder of Living from Vision. Over 30+ years, Ilona has inspired thousands of people worldwide to discover the power of their consciousness and create a successful life. She has written four books, produced 25 music and…

Diahana Barnes

Program 392 Diahana Barnes is an award winning Trainer, Speaker, Success & Business Coach with over 23 years of experience.  As a mom, former corporate woman, and entrepreneur she’s had her own coaching and online business since 2006 while juggling a demanding corporate job leading multi-million dollar sales teams and email marketing campaigns. She left…

Alicia Bonner Ness

Program 391 Alicia Bonner Ness is a brand strategist, social impact alchemist, and public speaker on a mission to make purpose the business driver of the 21st century. In 2016, Alicia founded Heptagon Productions, a brand activation agency that helps organizations reimagine how they engage for change. She regularly facilitates workshops and focus groups for…

Dr. Nicole Gravagna

Program 390 Dr. Nicole Gravagna is a neuroscientist, author of MindSET Your Manners, and a contributor to Forbes, Inc., Newsweek, and others. Nicole teaches leadership to forward thinking individuals and employees all over the world through her company, NeuroEQ. Her clients reside in US, Canada, England, Saudi Arabia, and India. She has coached leaders at…

Nicola Albini

Program 389 Nicola Albini, JD, MA, guides achievers, executives, athletes and organizations to redefine success, create results and actualize their full potential. With experience as a businessman and an athlete, combined with an artistic approach to work and life, Nicola brings a seasoned yet unique perspective to personal growth, as well as leadership and performance…

Elizabeth Finch

Program 388 Elizabeth Finch is the Vice-President, Board of Directors and Marketing Chair for Good Mews Animal Foundation. Good Mews is metro-Atlanta’s first cage-free, no-kill cat shelter. This non-profit dedicated to finding good homes for good kitties is celebrating its 30th year of operation this year. Since 1988, Good Mews has placed approximately 9,000 cats…

Angella Ocheltree

Program 387 Angella Ocheltree is a Nationally Certified Hypnotherapist, Life Coach, Sports Performance Coach, Emotional Intelligence Specialist. All roads led Angella to what she calls the “right path”, doing what she loves – helping people change their lives and find their “Right Path” using the power of their own subconscious mind. She became interested in…

Marie Incontrera

Program 386 Marie Incontrera is a social media, publicity, and speaker consultant. Her virtual assistant and consulting services include: social media and online branding services for individuals and small businesses; media bookings (podcasts, internet radio, traditional radio, and more); TEDx talk development and speaker booking outreach; blogging and ghostwriting (on platforms such as Thrive, Quora,…

Ron Carucci

Program 385 Ron Carucci is co-founder and managing partner at Navalent, working with CEOs and executives pursuing transformational change for their organizations, leaders, and industries.  He is also bestselling author of eight books.  He has a thirty year track record helping some of the world’s most influential executives tackle challenges of strategy, organization and leadership. …

Rosie Di Lecce

Program 384 Rosie Di Lecce is an Emotional Copywriting Expert and Coach. She’s the founder of Writing with Rosie and her mission is to help businesses express their identity and connect emotionally with their audiences through the use of powerful copy. Born and raised in Italy she’s fervid supporter of self-expression, emotional intelligence and vulnerability.

David McCammon

Program 383 A successful image is not created in a burst of light at 1/60th of a second. It is manufactured over time through conversation, with attention to details and a depth of photography experience. David McCammon uses light to highlight the details of machined steel, to provide shape to fresh fruit or to illustrate…

Malcolm and Simone Collins

Program 382 Originally a neuroscientist an interest in entrepreneurship drove Malcolm to Stanford University, where he got his MBA. There he met Simone, his wife and co-author, who at the time was Director of Marketing at HubPages.com managing a team of 20,000 freelancers. Together they co-founded the art commission marketplace ArtCorgi.com, after which Malcolm became…

Tabitha Carro

Program 381 For 13 years, Tabitha Carro was an elementary school teacher who ran her own curriculum design business on the side. But after discovering her passion was helping fellow business owners, she left the classroom and turned her side hustle into a full-time business. In May of 2016, Tabitha created the Smartphone Marketing School…

Anne Sugar

Program 380 Anne Sugar is an executive coach and speaker who has advised top leaders at companies including TripAdvisor, Sanofi Genzyme, and Havas. Anne serves as an executive coach for Harvard Business School Executive Education and has guest lectured at MIT. Prior to becoming an executive coach more than a decade ago, Anne served as…

Andy Molinsky

Program 379 Andy Molinsky is a Professor at Brandeis University’s International Business School, with a joint appointment in the Department of Psychology.  Andy received his Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and M.A. in Psychology from Harvard University. He also holds a Master’s Degree in International Affairs from Columbia University and a B.A. in International Affairs from…

Richard Chapo

Program 378 Richard Chapo is internet lawyer in San Diego who has been practicing for 25 years. Richard advises small and large online businesses on how best to comply with laws such as the DMCA and FTC regulations applicable to conducting business online. Richard is a massive hockey fan and avid traveler having lived in…

Bill Patti

Program 377 Bill Patti of YourVoiceProfessor is a long-time, award-winning, national, Radio/TV personality and voice-over talent. A graduate of Butler University, Indianapolis with a degree in Radio/TV, Bill has taught speech and broadcasting courses at the university level for more than 15 years. Combining his work as a college professor with his experience as a…

Stacey Banks-Houston

Program 376 Award-winning entrepreneur, author, speaker, and business coach, Stacey Banks-Houston has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs start and grow successful businesses.  Her mission is to help women push their passion beyond mere hobby, hustle hard to build their business and enjoy the fruits of their harvest. She served for 6 years as the Director of…

Summer Turner

Program 375 Summer Turner is an experienced instructor and consultant helping introverts create meaningful success from inside their Comfort Zone by combining brain science, psychology, creativity, and heart. She offers solution-focused Strategy Coaching for introverts who are struggling to gain traction in their life or business. Summer’s online programs help introverted entrepreneurs go from feeling…

Kathy Goughenour

Program 374 Working as a virtual assistant since 2001 and a trainer and coach of virtual assistants since 2008, Kathy Goughenour is uniquely positioned to advise business owners how to achieve their goals by working with a virtual assistant (VA). Kathy says, “You’ll be amazed at how much stress you’ll leave behind once you work…

Kellen Kautzman

Program 373 Kellen Kautzman owns Send It Rising Internet Marketing and manages a team of over 20 internet marketing professionals. His book Everybody’s Doing It | Advertising Redefined by SEO Expert Kellen Kautzman was the #1 New Release on Amazon.com in the SEO category. He was the keynote speaker at Planet Hollywood on the Las…

Dr. Brian Schriner

Program 372 – Special Career Planning Series Appointed Dean in 2011, Brian Schriner has over 26 years of higher education teaching and administrative experience. Under his leadership and and the faculty’s expertise, the College of Communication, Architecture, + The Arts’ (CARTA) has ascended to national prominence. Fully committed to a trans-disciplinary mission to drive the…

Mike Maetz

Program 371 – Special Career Planning Series Mike has been in technology sales for most of his career, and has started two businesses – and he is currently is running his successful staffing firm from his home in Marietta, GA.  He has written professional resumes and LinkedIn profiles for 15+ years, and he is often…

Pam Baker

Episode 370 – Special Career Planning Series Pam Baker is the founder and CEO of Journeous, committed to helping young adults choreograph meaningful careers.  She founded Journeous after navigating her own journey in trying to find roles that felt as aligned on the inside as they appeared to be on the outside.  While leading teams…

Jeannette Seibly

Program 369 – Special Career Planning Series Jeannette Seibly is an award-winning, internationally recognized executive coach and business advisor. Over the past 25 years, she’s helped many companies hire for job fit to solve their people management challenges. During this time, she has conducted 100s of presentations for those who were unemployed or in a…

Karen Gurney

Episode 368 – Special Career Planning Series Dr. Karen Gurney is the Director of Outplacement for Career IQ and is a sought-after international keynote speaker to multi-national corporations, universities, professional associations, and entrepreneurial groups seeking to leverage LinkedIn networking to expand professionally. Dr. Gurney users her doctorate in Workforce and Economic Development, a MBA, and…

Alison Cardy

Episode 367 – Special Career Planning Series Alison Cardy is a career truth teller who believes in living a life that actually feels like your own. She and her team have helped nearly 200 professionals find a great career fit through her proven CLARITY process. She is a frequent speaker at universities and alumni groups…

Mac Prichard

Program 366 – Special Career Planning Series Mac Prichard is the founder and publisher of Mac’s List, an online community for people looking for rewarding, creative, and meaningful work. More than 80,000 people a month visit the site, which includes a job board, a blog and courses about the nuts and bolts of job hunting…

Eric Benavidez

Program 365 – Special Career Planning Series Eric Benavidez is a Search Consultant with Bell Oaks Executive Search, volunteers as a Career Coach for college students during his spare time, and offers his services to his fellow members of the USC Alumni Club of Atlanta. His current experience as an executive recruiter gives him insight…

Rebecca Barnes-Hogg

Program 364 – Special Career Planning Series Rebecca Barnes-Hogg is a serial connector of small businesses with their ideal employees. She first discovered this talent as a teenager when she helped her high school classmates find summer jobs. Her career in corporate America encompassed all facets of a business. Rebecca recognized early on that at…

Bob Burg

Program 363 Bob Burg speaks all over the world on topics related to The Go-Giver series of books he has coauthored with John David Mann. Their newest book, The Go-Giver Influencer: A Little Story about a Most Persuasive Idea tackles the paradox of achieving what you want by focusing on the other person’s interests. While…

Virginia Phillips

Program 362 Bestselling author, speaker, and award-winning coach Virginia Phillips wants you to dream, create and profit. She believes when you can be more proactive, future-focused, and strategically plan, you will find your business is easier to run. It all starts with self-leadership and Virginia, who has been building leaders for decades, wants you to…

Alyson Lex

Program 361 Creating better copy means more of your prospects will become your customers… leading to a bigger business and more dollars in your pocket.  Alyson Lex is the copy coach and direct-response copywriter that makes the magic happen in your sales letters, landing pages, lead magnets, and email campaigns.  She helps entrepreneurs just like…

Kay Sanders

Program 360 Kay Sanders, known as the Creator of Possibilities is an Intuitive Business Coach, Certified Akashic Record Consultant, and bestselling author.  Kay helps conscious entrepreneurs find that missing piece to create momentum in their Business and re-ignite their Manifesting Mojo so they can make a difference in the world, create more freedom in their…

Pia Silva

Program 359 Entrepreneur, speaker and writer Pia Silva is a partner and brand strategist at Worstofall Design where they build “Badass Brands without the BS” for 1-3 person service businesses in 1-3 day intensives. She is a Forbes contributor and has spoken at a host of entrepreneurial organizations including Goldman Sach’s 10,000 Small Businesses and…

Mariel Miller

Program 358 With 27 years of experience, Mariel Miller works nationwide with individuals who are actively looking for business opportunities, career and investment options. Her clients desire to enhance the quality of their life, increase flexibility and improve their net worth. Business ownership could be a vehicle to achieve these goals. No fees or obligations,…

Barbara Clifford

Program 357 Barbara Clifford (The Time Tamer) assists busy working women to minimise stress and maximise time.  She has spent over 20 years working in stressful and time precious industries such as film, hospitality and marketing while also juggling responsibilities of managing her family, business and career development. She has always had a passion for…

Vincenzo Villamena

Program 356 Vincenzo Villamena is an American CPA and the Managing Partner of Online Taxman, which offers completely secure and online tax preparation services including an online document exchange and upload system and utilization of modern communication technologies. Vincenzo now lives as an expat in Medellin, Colombia and has extensive experience in both tax preparation…

May McCarthy

Program 355 Since 1982, May McCarthy has co-founded and grown six profitable companies, including four multimillion-dollar technology companies. She’s also worked for Fortune 500 companies like Johnson & Johnson and Boeing. McCarthy is an angel investor, advisor to dozens of small and medium-sized companies, and is on the boards of business, philanthropic, arts, and education…

Kim Speed

Program 354 Kim Speed is a brand visibility expert, small business owner, speaker, and the author of the book Branding on a Shoestring: How to recreate your small business identity and increase sales in 83 days or less. At Kim’s company, Purple Moon Creative, she helps growing small business owners to become visible to the…

Tracey Minutolo

Program 353 Tracey Minutolo is a Side Hustle Coach who works with motivated sidepreneurs who are ready to get serious, take control of their futures, and move their businesses from sideline to prime-time. She also runs the Side Hustle Success Lab community on Facebook, where serious side hustlers can get the business-building basics they need,…

Paul Sokolski

Program 352 Paul Sokolski is a transformational specialist, founder of Redesign your inner space, speaker, author and international entrepreneur.

Lisa Fey

Program 351 What happens when you combine a career in corporate America, an MBA from a top business school and improv comedy? Then add in a passion to learn and teach? You get a smart and experienced storyteller that shares her unique perspective in a way that can make you laugh as you learn. Lisa Fey…

Elizabeth Suárez

Program 350 Elizabeth Suárez is a highly engaging negotiation coach, speaker and best selling author.  She spent over a decade climbing the ranks of corporate America, where she broadened her knowledge base and sharpened her negotiation skill set.  Drawing on her extensive experience, she authored the best seller book The Art of Getting Everything, in…

Stacey Brown Randall

Program 349 Stacey Brown Randall has one focus in life. To help others avoid business failure. She knows – she’s been there, done that and has the t-shirt. What Stacey learned when her first business failed – and through years of researching successful businesses – is now what is making all the difference with her…

Jeannette Seibly

Program 348 Jeannette Seibly is an award-winning, internationally recognized business advisor, consultant and coach. Over the past 25 years, she’s helped many companies solve their people management challenges (e.g., hiring, coaching, managing and training), and guided the creation of THREE millionaires. Jeannette is also a published author of five books including, It’s Time to Brag!…

Rebecca Barnes-Hogg

Program 347 Rebecca Barnes-Hogg is a serial connector of small businesses with their ideal employees. She first discovered this talent as a teenager when she helped her high school classmates find summer jobs. Her career in corporate America encompassed all facets of business. Rebecca recognized early on that at the center of every business is…

Susan Peppercorn

Program 346 Susan Peppercorn is an executive and career coach who has a passion for helping individuals thrive in their career. Having made four career changes herself, Susan knows what it’s like to feel stuck in a job you hate as well as the self-recrimination that goes along with it. Frequently quoted, the NY Times,…

Louise Courville

Program 345 Louise Courville walked away from her regional sales manager role in 2015 after a successful 16-year corporate career, where she coached her team to become award winner’s year after year. Louise helps women create a clear message with a unique offering that differentiates them from an over-crowded marketplace. She created Love & Launch…

George Newman

Program 344 George Newman was born in Vienna, Austria on August 26, 1936. Two years later, his family fled the Nazi annexation and came to the United States. He grew up and attended public schools in Miami, Florida. After high school, he worked at a variety of jobs ranging from factory helper to printer. Later,…

Ray Pekowski

Program 343 Ray Pekowski is a driven entrepreneur who has started many companies over the last 30 years from banks to trade show companies.  Since 1991 his company has been recognized as the 28th fastest growing company by the INC 500, was twice named a Texas Family Business of the Year by the Baylor University…

Ajay Prasad

Program 342 Ajay Prasad is a serial entrepreneur and Founder of GMR Web Team, GMR Transcription and RepuGen. Since working in executive marketing positions at various Fortune 10 companies, Ajay has built himself as a well-regarded business owner and an expert in the field of digital marketing, specifically in the healthcare industry. Ajay is constantly…

Kelly McCausey

Program 341 Kelly McCausey is an instigator and lover of communities. You want to publish content you’re proud of for a community you love and Kelly is well known for her gift in helping others create a powerful content strategy.

Robert Lussier

Program 340 Dr. Robert N. Lussier has been the Publish Don’t Perish expert for more than 20 years based on his bestselling books including his most recent by the same name. He’s a prolific author of 444+ publications including ET&P, JSBM, FBR, JSBED, JME, JSBS, and several other journals. Over one million people globally have…

Garrett Sutton

Program 339 Garrett Sutton, Esq., has been practicing corporate law for more than 35 years assisting entrepreneurs and real estate investors in protecting their assets and maximizing financial goals through his companies, Corporate Direct and Sutton Law Center. He is a best-selling author and one of Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Advisors. All of Garrett Sutton’s…

Gary Sirak

Program 338 Gary Sirak has been helping other people achieve their American Dream for the last 35 years. He is President of Sirak Financial Services in Canton, OH, a company founded by his father, Stan Sirak in 1957. The company will celebrate its 60th anniversary this year. Gary has written two books, the first, If…

Walter Bayliss

Program 337 Walt Bayliss has developed a multi million dollar software company as he’s worked for himself for nearly a decade. Working from home and being a full time Dad to his two Daughters, he has structured his business to support a lifestyle. Walt regularly talks on stages to business groups and entrepreneurs and his…

Jim Mosquera

Program 336 The financial crisis of 2008 changed the landscape for small to mid-sized business. Financing became more difficult and these businesses faced increasing litigation due to debt. Small to mid-sized business is ultimately the engine of economic growth. They need help. Jim Mosquera uses his knowledge of macroeconomics and small business financing/debt restructuring to…

Abhi Golhar

Program 335 Abhi Golhar discovered his entrepreneurial nature in high school repairing and renovating computers. He earned his Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan. During his time at Michigan, he read the book Rich Dad, Poor Dad and it spurred his interest in real estate investing. Abhi encountered many epic failures in…

Erica Blair

Program 334 Erica Blair is a brand strategist and a digital nomad who runs her coaching and consulting business while traveling the world (she’s currently in Thailand.) Erica works with people who have built successful careers and are looking to transition to the next step in their professional evolution by starting their own businesses as…

Jack HM Wong

Program 333 Jack HM Wong is the author of Amazon bestselling book Cracking the Entrepreneur Code: 7 Tips to Build the Business You Always Wanted. His mission is to improve the quality of lives of over 1 million people worldwide, including employees who are stuck in the rat race by helping them to realize that…

Bernadette Harris

Program 332 Bernadette L. Harris is a Tax and Forensic Accountant, #1 best-selling author, keynote speaker and QuickBooks trainer committed to “Keeping Small Business in Business.” As President of By The Book Accounting, she has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs across the country start, run, and grow thriving ventures. She helps her clients set their business…

Clint Arthur

Program 331 Clint Arthur makes more money as a speaker than 99% of the members in the National Speakers Association. The #1 Bestselling Author of “What They Teach You at The Wharton Business School,” and “Break Through Your Upper Limits on TV,” Clint’s newest book is “Speaking Game: 7-figure Speaker Secrets Revealed” and today he’s…

Rohan Kale

Program 330 Rohan Kale is originally from India. After having an IT job and being frustrated with life, he landed into the world of gambling where he lost all his saving. Then he took his last gamble which was the education loan and came to Germany to pursue his MBA. He successfully finished the course…

Shennice Cleckley

Program 329 Award-winning baker and Mompreneur, Shennice Cleckley is a 16-year business owner, inspirational blogger, marriage coach.  She is the co-founder of Our Marriage Rocks coaching firm and owner of My Dessert Bar bakery. She is the author of two children’s book Please Wait Mommy’s Working and Meet Lewis’ Big Family. Together with her husband LeBrian, they have…

Kara Snyder

Program 328 Kara Martin Snyder is the Owner/Strategist over at vital corps, a health + lifestyle studio located at the 3-way intersection of functional health, self-care and strategic action. Kara’s not your run of the mill, wellness coach, though. Sure, she’s got the classroom and professional creds that many health coaches have but she’s also…

Kim Santillo

Program 327 Having worked in high-level, fast-paced corporate for nearly 17 years, Kim Santillo understands the business mindset and what it takes to run a successful business. After experiencing burnout from her 9-5, she formed Virtual Sanity; she assists business owners with various projects and aspects of their business so they can focus on their…

Greg Centenio

Program 326 Over the last three decades of Greg Centineo’s life, he has followed the path of entrepreneurism, leading him to a variety of industries and profound business start-ups. Through his achievements, he has mastered the art and the psychology of what moves people to believe in an idea, invest in an idea and commit…

Heather Hale

Program 324 Heather Hale is a film and television director, producer, screenwriter, author, speaker, teacher and consultant. She directed, produced and co-wrote the 2011 feature thriller “Absolute Killers” that starred Edward Furlong, Meat Loaf and Ed Asner. That film was picked up by two different distributors and was marketed at Le Marché du Film (the Cannes…

Michelle Mazur

Program 325 Michelle Mazur, Ph.D. gets speakers paid by creating a message that matters to audiences and the people who hire speakers. She is the CEO of Communication Rebel and the host of The Rebel Speaker Podcast. She authored the Amazon bestselling books Speak Up for Your Business & Speak for Impact. After working with…

Craig Filek

Program 323 Craig Filek is the Founder & Creator of Purpose Mapping®. With over 20 years experience facilitating deep inner work, Craig developed Purpose Mapping to bring his own life into alignment after walking away from a 7-figure business, and what he thought would be his ideal life. Now he guides high-achievers around the world to realize…

Robin Sokoloff

Program 322 Robin Sokoloff is a lifelong theater professional, and activist: Passionate about building platforms for women and minority voices. Robin holds a BA in Sociology from New York University’s College of Arts and Sciences, she is a graduate of NEW (Non-Traditional Employment For Women), and a former member of The United Brotherhood of Carpenters…

Julia Sloan

Program 321 Julia Sloan is Principal of Sloan International Inc., a New York-based firm specializing in strategic thinking for leaders of businesses, government, and international agencies operating in markets of Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and North America. She received her doctorate in organizational leadership from Columbia University, where she teaches strategic thinking.

Bernadette Harris

Program 320 Bernadette L. Harris is a Tax and Forensic Accountant, #1 best-selling author, keynote speaker and QuickBooks trainer committed to “Keeping Small Business in Business.” As President of By The Book Accounting, she has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs across the country start, run, and grow thriving ventures. She helps her clients set their business…

Marc Miller

Program 319 Marc Miller is the founder of Career Pivot, which helps those in the “2nd Half of Life” design careers that they can grow into for the next 30 years. Marc authored the book Repurpose Your Career: A Practical Guide for the 2nd Half of Life, published in April 2017. Marc was recently honored to be…

Jaime Hansen

Program 318 Jaime Baim Hansen is a writer, speaker, investor, and thought leader on women and business. With a degree in the mathematical methods of social sciences from Northwestern, she spent her early career with an economics consulting firm in Washington, DC. After business school at Duke, she made a career switch and spent the…

Jan Roos

Program 317 Jan Roos is an award-winning serial entrepreneur and founder of Expert Engines. Using techniques developed while building national brands in the hyper-competitive consumer products space, his company has helped small and solo law firms in the most crowded markets in the US generate hundreds of thousands in case billings every year.

Arthur Tubman

Program 316 Arthur Tubman is the CEO and Founder of D4Y Brand Builder, a digital marketing agency working with clients to create comprehensive and scalable marketing and branding campaigns. A few of his success have included: Successfully grown Facebook pages to over 10 Million Page Likes Worked on Youtube videos that have amassed as much…

Kris Reid

Program 315 Kris Reid started out as a software engineer and worked for several big name companies before the Global Financial Crisis hit and he lost his contract. He ended up developing a game and was looking for ways to promote it, which led him to learn about SEO. He started creating tools that increase…

Ling Wong

Program 314 Ling Wong is an Intuitive Brainiac, Creativity Mentor, Copywriting Alchemist and author of Copywriting Alchemy: Secrets to Turning a Powerful Personal Brand Into Content that Sells. Through her unique blend of marketing coaching, Content Experience Design and copywriting process, she helps the maverick-preneurs uncover, articulate & transform their WHY into content that connects, resonates…

Heneka Watkis-Porter

Program 313 Heneka Watkis-Porter is a serial-entrepreneur, podcaster, author, speaker, and fashion designer. Her purpose is life transformation through inspiration. She went from working at a 9-5 that was unfulfilling to starting her own fashion line, writing books, podcasting and speaking. She had to overcome several obstacles to be where she’s at now. Her passion…

Dan Salganik

Program 312 Dan Salganik has years of digital marketing experience through his role of Digital Project Manager and Digital Strategist. He has worked for marketing agencies ranging from small boutique agencies to some of the world’s largest. He has worked on projects that involve the City of Chicago, major technology and financial firms, large non-profits,…

Gordon Hill

Program 311 Arriving on January 1, 1938, “Story Gordon” HIll has traveled six stages of living – Childhood, Adolescence, Adult, Maturity, Mastery, and Elder – leading to the seventh, Enthusiast, as Story Gordon. As a public speaker in many forms since 1955, he believes audiences insight is the goal, a quality realized within by a…

Julie Austin

Program 310 Julie Austin is an award-winning author, inventor, and speaker. She’s also been featured in the books Patently Female and Girls Think of Everything. Her patented product, swiggies, wrist water bottles, have been a NASDAQ product of the year semi finalist and are currently sold in 24 countries. Julie and her products have appeared on The Today…

Chris Miles

Program 309 Chris Miles, the “Cash Flow Expert” and “financial advocate for the entrepreneur” is a leading authority teaching entrepreneurs and professionals how to quickly free up and create cash flow TODAY spending time doing what they love most! He’s an author and podcast host of the Chris Miles Money Show that’s been featured in…

Kay Sanders

Program 308 Kay Sanders is an Intuitive Business Coach, Bestselling Author and Creator of Possibilities. She helps conscious entrepreneurs find that missing piece to making their business a huge success so they can make a big impact in the world and create more freedom in their life. Kay incorporates here gifts to help her clients…

Dawn Karima

Program 307 Dr. Dawn Karima is a two time Global Music Award Winner, a Native American Music Award Winner and an Indigenous Artist Activist Award Winner!This Media Personality and Spiritual Inspiration is also an Indigenous Music Award nominee, who hosts an Award Winning radio talk show, “A Conversation with Dawn Karima.” She has two award…

Elizabeth Rentz

Program 306 Elizabeth Rentz was born to be an entrepreneur. She founded couture dress-design business and a recruiting firm. She understands what it is to grow a business, and relates to being an executive and a professional woman. After 10 years of owning her executive recruiting firm, Elizabeth knew there was a better way to…

Shahara Wright

Program 304 Shahara Wright is an experienced and highly sought after business law attorney and business strategist. She is an international speakers and the author of the 2017 Independent Book of the Year, From Entrepreneur to CEO. Shahara is the host of the CEO Collaboration Circle to provide expertise to small business owners who want…

Ryan Biddulph & Kelli Cooper

Program 303 Ryan Biddulph is an author, blogger, freelance writer and internet lifestyle junkie. Ryan helps individuals retire to a life of island hopping through smart blogging. Kelli Cooper is a writer and coach taking advantage of her mobile sources of income to indulge in her passion for travel. “If I can get an internet…

Gloria Rand

Program 302 Gloria Rand is an award-winning SEO blogger, certified high performance speaker and the owner of Web to Wealth Marketing. As an internationally known leading expert in internet marketing, Gloria develops innovative programs and masterminds that enable small business owners and entrepreneurs to create an online presence that dramatically improves their leads and sales.…

Joe Betesh

Program 301 New York-born with Danish heritage, Joe Betesh is inspired by Copenhagen design and driven by Manhattan hustle. He is the founder and creative business director of Betesh Media, a boutique New York branding agency. He gives talks, teaches classes, hosts meet-ups, invests in startups, eats too much sushi, and does CrossFit.

Bruce Wawrzyniak

Program 300 Bruce Wawrzyniak is the founder and president of Tampa-based Now Hear This, which was built on a foundation of management, promotion, and booking in the entertainment industry, but has grown to provide communications services (PR, media relations, marketing, the Web, social media) to clients that also include authors, small businesses, and even an…

David McNally

Program 299 For over 40 years, David McNally has inspired millions of people from the stage, on film and in his best-selling books. A member of the Speakers’ Hall of Fame he is described by a leading speakers’ bureau as one of the world’s Top 50 business speakers. David’s domestic and international consulting work provides…

Rebecca Barnes-Hogg

Program 305 Rebecca Barnes-Hogg makes it easy for small businesses and entrepreneurs to hire the talented people they need to grow their business.  She founded YOLO Insights® to help small businesses recruit and hire in a way that gives them confidence in their hiring decisions. Her passion is connecting small businesses with the people they…

Rocky Romanella

Program 298 Rocky Romanella is the Founder and CEO of 3SIXTY Management Services, LLC, a management consulting firm specializing in Executive Speaking, Leadership Development, and Consulting Services. Rocky is an experienced leader who led one of the largest rebranding initiatives in franchising history – The UPS Store, revolutionizing the $9 billion retail shipping and business…

Frances Reimers

Program 297 Frances Reimers is the Founder of Firestater, a personal brand consultancy located in Alexandria, VA. Firestarter helps athletes, celebrities, and professional service providers to develop, manage, enhance, and protect a key professional asset: their personal brands. Frances is also the host of “Let’s Talk Personal,” a weekly radio show on WLVS that focuses…

Chris Strub

Program 296 Chris Strub is a forward-thinking, authentic social storyteller, livestreaming course instructor and millennial keynote speaker with an optimistic, ‘why not?’ approach. As the first person to live-stream and Snapchat in all 50 U.S. states, and the creator of the new ‘Livestreaming for Nonprofits’ online course, Chris is passionate about helping people establish and…

Ryan Biddulph

Program 295 Ryan Biddulph is a blogger, author and world traveler who’s been featured on Richard Branson’s Virgin Blog, Forbes, Fox News, Entrepreneur, Positively Positive, Life Hack, John Chow Dot Com and Neil Patel Dot Com. He has written and self-published 126 bite-sized eBooks on Amazon. Ryan can help you retire to a life of…

Eric Twiggs

Program 294 Eric Twiggs is an expert in overcoming procrastination and the author of The Discipline Of Now: 12 Practical Principles To Overcome Procrastination. He has conducted over 28,000 coaching sessions with entrepreneurs, lead organizations of 500 or more people in corporate America, and shared his message with corporations, associations, and congregations across the country. Eric…

Wade Fransson

Program 293 Wade Fransson is the founder of Something Or Other Publishing, a groundbreaking Publishing Company that has re-envisioned the relationship between Author and Publisher in the Age of the Internet and Social Media. He holds an M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management, and has focused on the integration of technology into business strategy…

Line Brunet

Program 292 Success Coach, Line Brunet is the co-creator/co-host of Grit & Grace TV and Director of Business Development for Mile HI Radio. Through her years of experience as a podcaster, network & station owner, she consults with podcasters and radio hosts on personalized creation, launch and strategy to effectively expand and broadcast their message.…

Michelle Hoglan

Program 291 What started as a hobby a few years ago, helping friends with their Social Media platforms, has turned into a successful business for Michelle Hoglan. Michelle’s expertise in working with the client and bringing out their creative side provides a collaborative experience that generates more exposure for the client online through their Social…

Tamara Kleinberg – Part 2

Program 290 Tamara Kleinberg is the founder of LaunchStreet, the online innovation program and community and creator of the proprietary Innovation Quotient Edge, only assessment able to help you discover your unique Innovator Archetype so you can innovate on demand. She is a sought after keynote speaker, Crossfit addict and knee high sock lover.

Coach Nick Pereira

Program 289 Coach Nick has been an entrepreneur for over a decade. As an Author, Trainer & Co-Founder & of the Freedompreneurs Club, Nick has helped thousands of small business owners become Freedompreneurs. As an International Lifestyle Coach, Nick has become a value asset to businesses and their owners around the world. Nick’s personality gives…

Dr. Susan Edelman

Program 288 Dr. Susan Edelman is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor at Stanford University in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and board-certified psychiatrist in private practice specializing in women’s issues. Practical and provocative, Dr. Susan delivers talks that challenge and empower, often making you question everything you thought you knew. She shows women and…

David Fisher

Program 287 David J.P. Fisher (D. Fish) is a speaker, coach, and best-selling author. Building on 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur and sales professional, he combines nuanced strategy and real-world tactics to help professionals become more effective, efficient, and happy. He helps professionals understand the new landscape of Hyper-Connected Selling, where social media,…

Jessica Rhodes – Part 2

Program 286 Jessica Rhodes is the founder and CEO of InterviewConnections.com, the premier Guest Booking agency for podcasters and guest experts, and she is the acclaimed author of Interview Connections: How to #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic! Click here to purchase #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic.

Lindsay Pedersen

Program 285 Ironclad Brand Strategy principal Lindsay Pedersen is a brand strategy consultant with a scientific, growth-oriented approach to brand building. She has advised companies from burgeoning startups to national corporations, including Zulily, Starbucks, T-Mobile, Coinstar and IMDb. Her background as a P&L owner at Clorox fostered in Lindsay a deep appreciation for the executive’s…

Linda Oviatt

Program 284 Linda Oviatt is a Certified Aromatherapist, holistic health coaching and natural health educator on the therapeutic properties of essential oils and their applications. She offers Raindrop therapy combining the benefits of special massage techniques and therapeutic essential oils. Linda has been a very active member of the Cobb Chamber as well as several…

Kathy Grosskurth

Program 283 Kathy Grosskurth is the Owner of Bookkeeping Clean and Simple – Your One-Stop Resource for Bookkeeping, Internal Controls, Financial Review, Training, and Projects. In her spare time, she assists Job Seekers determine their God-given direction for life and work! Kathy lives in Austell, Georgia and enjoys traveling, volunteering, and spending time with her…

Donna DeNomme

Program 282 Donna DeNomme has assisted clients for 30 years with healing, life enrichment, and personal development. With an eclectic use of both traditional and alternative modalities, some of which she developed, Donna provides a four-faceted empowerment program focusing on curious Self-Discovery, deep and lasting Transformation, recognizing life as your Sacred Path, and expressing your…

William Hale

Program 281 Give Your Business a Shot of HAHAdrenaline: Startegies for Selling with Humor You Wish You Knew Before. With his experience owning his own businesses, being a Certified Laughter Therapist, being a licensed coach and trainer with Team USA Basketball, and performing live in front of thousands as a comedian and speaker, former television…

Jill Brennan

Program 280 Jill Brennan is a marketing consultant for small businesses that think differently. She is a mentor and the founder of Harbren Marketing and has been in the small business trenches for around 20 years. During that time she has worked in, with and for small companies. She has generated thousands of leads and…

Michael Babcock

Program 279 Blind since birth, Michael Babcock was an assistive technology instructor in Alaska until the sudden expected passing of his mom. He enjoys the transformation his ideas and knowledge can give people. Fast talking and filled with information, Michael wowed us with the knowledge he’s acquired.

Dr. Gleb Tsipursky

Program 278 Dr. Gleb Tsipursky helps leaders and organizations avoid disaster through science-based strategies for effective decision-making and emotional and social intelligence. He is a well-known scholar, entrepreneur, author, speaker, consultant, coach, and activist in these areas. Gleb researches effective decision-making, goal achievement, emotional and social intelligence, meaning and purpose, mental health and emotional well-being,…

Dan Boles

Program 277 If Hogwarts were real, Dan Boles would definitely belong in Hufflepuff. Tenacious, trustworthy, loyal, hard-working, and protective. Ever curious, and always exploring, Dan’s fascination with technology began at an early age. Growing up in the home of an Air Force Telecom Command Unit veteran turned Telecom Industry Pioneer had its advantages. Dan has…

Matt Ruedlinger

Program 276 Matt Ruedlinger, owner of Triple R Marketing, is a Marketing expert and entrepreneur skilled in creating remarkable customer experiences (Think buying an entire caramel shop when it was going out of business to keep his clients happy…yep). But he didn’t settle with creating his own Marketing business.  Matt also developed an app called Fanvious that allows…

Tamara Kleinberg

Program 275 Tamara Kleinberg is the founder of LaunchStreet, the online innovation program and community and creator of the proprietary Innovation Quotient Edge, only assessment able to help you discover your unique Innovator Archetype so you can innovate on demand. She is a sought after keynote speaker, Crossfit addict and knee high sock lover.

Kelli Cooper

Program 274 As founder of Life Made to Order, Kelli Cooper is a coach who specializes in the law of attraction. She focuses on clearing up misconceptions about the teaching, and bridging the gap between the theory and reality of manifesting. She has applied these principles with great success in her own life, namely building…

Gerald Leonard

Program 273 Gerald J. Leonard is currently the President & CEO of Principles of Execution (PofE), a Strategic Project Portfolio Management and Culture Change consulting practice based in the Metro Washington, DC area. He attended Central State University in Ohio where he received his Bachelor in Music degree, and later earned a Masters in Music…

J. Wittmus

Program 272 J. Wittmus is a personality consultant/coach and a life coach. She does DISC Personality Assessments and use those to help people better understand themselves and others. She is also the founder of High Altitude Attitude.

Kenneth Bator

Program 271 Ken is the founder of Bator Training & Consulting, Inc. He has more than 15 years of experience in helping organizations create environments where employees actually want to come to work and customers want to keep coming back! As a facilitator for training and strategic planning sessions and an expert in brand concept,…

Jessica Rhodes

Program 270 Jessica Rhodes is the founder and CEO of InterviewConnections.com, the premier Guest Booking agency for podcasters and guest experts, and she is the acclaimed author of Interview Connections: How to #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic! Click here to purchase #RockThePodcast From Both Sides of the Mic.

David Barnett

Program 269 David Barnett is a 1998 graduate of the Williams School of Business and Economics at Bishop’s University, and a graduate of UNBSJ’s Electronic Commerce Management Program. Barnett is a deal making and small business financing expert. Working with entrepreneurs to build their companies and/or acquire other firms naturally led to the field of…

Maxwell Ivey

Program 268 Max Ivey was born to a family of carnival owners in Texas. He started losing his vision at age four and was totally blind by college. Still he participated in the family business, achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, graduated from high school and college, and started his own amusement equipment brokering business…

Jim Palmer

Program 267 Jim Palmer is a marketing and business building expert and in demand coach. He is the founder of the Dream Business Academy and Dream Business Coaching and Mastermind Program. Jim is the host of Dream Business Coach TV, the hit weekly Web TV show watched by thousands of entrepreneurs and small business owners…

Taylor Hill & Carter Hawkins

Program 266 Carter Harkins and Taylor Hill, hosts of the Blue Collar Proud Show podcast (formerly the Guys In Trucks show) and co-owners of Spark Marketer, have been in business together in some form or fashion for more than 25 years. Currently their focus is helping blue collar business owners improve their business in every…

Dr. Betty Uribe

Program 265 Arriving in the United States from Colombia at the age of twelve and not speaking any English, Betty Uribe’s first job was cleaning houses to help support her family. Fast Forward to today, and Dr.Betty Uribe is a senior banking executive and entrepreneur. The Secret to her success? Values-based leadership. Dr. Betty Uribe…

Tasha Scott

Program 264 Tasha M. Scott is a Success Connector. She helps women to connect with their true path to success. Through her speaking, coaching and writing, she empowers women in business to unleash and connect with their purpose and identity. She owns two thriving businesses, Scott Realtime Reporting, LLC and Tasha M. Scott.com. Through her…

Melissa Agguire

Program 263 Melissa Aguirre is a Nationally Registered Yoga Therapist, Certified Energy Medicine and MBSR Practitioner specializing in scientifically based holistic health practices and education. Her passion for serving those who serve has led to the creation of her mindfulness based yoga therapy programs that serve the military population along with multiple wellness workshops and…

John Vespasian

Program 262 John Vespasian is the author of eight books about rational living, including “When Everything Fails, Try This” (2009), “Rationality Is the Way to Happiness” (2009), “The Philosophy of Builders: How to Build a Great Future with the Pieces from Your Past” (2010), “The 10 Principles of Rational Living” (2012), “Rational Living, Rational Working:…

Megan Gebhart

Program 261 Megan Gebhart is a storyteller, speaker, and writer. Originally from Wyoming, Megan left home to attend Michigan State University, where she immersed herself in a community of daring entrepreneurs and began entrepreneurial ventures of her own, finding a love of writing in the process. In 2010, inspired by an unexpected and life-changing cup…

Mary Honan

Program 260 Mary Honan is a passionate, fact-based marketer. As founder of For Marketing Matters LLC, Mary developed the perfect outsourced marketing model for savvy CEOs seeking an ongoing partner. As a marketing evangelist, Mary preaches the marketing gospel, addressing the common misunderstandings of marketing and its function. At her core, Mary is strategic and…

Chris Zilles

Program 259 A passion for an industry simply cannot be ignored, and that’s the way it was for Chris Zilles and social media. After years of studying and working in marketing, his interest continued to grow and resulted in him creating Social Media Headquarters (HQ). Originally a social-media consulting agency, colleagues and teachers encouraged Chris…

Jennifer Dodson

Program 258 Jennifer Dodson is the founder and chief creative officer at Adashmore Creative. In addition to serving on the board for AAF Baltimore, Jennifer was on the board of the animal rescue ARRF and regularly volunteers with student groups. Jennifer was honored by The Daily Record in 2014 as Top 20 in 20s and…

Sasha Laghonh

Program 257 Sasha Laghonh brings over fifteen years of experience to the commercial and spiritual realm by working with private and commercial clients hosting diverse backgrounds and life endeavors. As a seasoned MBA professional she also specializes in Organizational & Human Behavior which grants her a broad base from which to approach many topics. These…

Michael Ross

Program 256 Michael Ross has one mission: to help people live fulfilled and impactful lives. Michael’s journey started on a jail cell floor, where he was hopeless, angry, and afraid. From there he met a mentor who believed in him and started him on a journey of self-discovery and personal growth. On his journey he…

Jordan Goodman

Program 255 Jordan Goodman has spent the past 40 years focused on one mission: to help Americans do better with their money.  In a career spanning newspapers, magazines, books, radio, television, live events, teleseminars, and the Internet (www.moneyanswers.com), he has helped millions of people to solve their financial problems and realize their financial dreams. Jordan…

Peter Mehit

Program 254 Peter Mehit is a veteran of both the Fortune 500 and tech startups. He worked worldwide as a business process troubleshooter and outsourcing deal leader for Computer Sciences Corporation. He has also participated in SaaS and consumer product start-ups and has started four of his own companies. Since 2004, he has been the…

Tracee Sioux

Program 253 Tracee Sioux is the owner of Sioux Ink, a Spiritual Business Development company which provides spiritual business and life coaching, complete marketing and branding platforms and Soul-Purpose Publishing. She is the author of The Year of YES! What if you said YES! to everything your Soul told you to do for one year?, Soul vs.…

Adam Hudson

Program 252 Adam Hudson is a serial entrepreneur who has built several multi-million dollar companies in both Australia and the United States. He is considered an Amazon thought-leader and has been featured in; Sky Business News, the Brian Tracy show, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, WebRetailer.com, Inc.com, and Newsweek. Adam currently owns an Amazon…

Mark Schaefer

Program 251 Mark W. Schaefer is a globally-recognized author, speaker, podcaster, and business consultant who blogs at {grow} — one of the top five marketing blogs of the world. He teaches graduate marketing classes at Rutgers University and has written five best-selling books including The Tao of Twitter (the best-selling book on Twitter in the…

John Lagoudakis

Program 250 John Lagoudakis is one of Australia’s leading Internet marketers. It all started back in 2007, when John stumbled across affiliate marketing and within two years was able to go from $0 online, to being one of Clickbank’s top 100 affiliates worldwide. He’s been featured in the New York Times bestseller ‘Get Rich Click’,…

Peter Vekselman

Program 249 Peter Vekselman has been involved in Real Estate as an investor, contractor, developer, and lender for more than a decade. He has bought and sold more than 3000 properties, and his construction company has handled 100+ projects. As a private lender, he has managed a portfolio of over $10 million. He holds a…

Adam Dudley

Program 248 Adam Dudley is a certified strategic planner and highly successful coach and consultant to business owners and entrepreneurs. Adam has over 14 years of strategic and executive-level experience building and managing small, startup, and early-stage businesses and nonprofits in the health and wellness, hospitality, and technology – including SaaS – industries. He’s raised…

Milo Shapiro

Program 247   After 15 years in I.T., Milo Shapiro took his ten-year passion for improvisation into business: using improvisation for teambuilding and to improve communication skills. He has brought this work to groups like Southwest Airlines, the U.S. Navy, and Qualcomm. More at MiloShapiro.com. As an interactive motivational speaker (at Minolta, Pfizer, Wellpoint/BlueCross, and…

Constantine Kapothanasis

Program 246 Constantine “Costa” Kapothanasis is an entrepreneur who owns brick and mortar businesses that he acquired for little to no money. He has a an MBA, a Masters of Science in Finance and a BA in Economics. Click here to purchase The Zero Down Business: How to Buy an Existing Business with Little or No Money.

Jason Criddle

Program 245 Jason Criddle is a bit of a genius with over 20 books to his name, and another 50 awaiting publishing. He has personally worked with over 150 startups, dozens of the largest of Fortune’s companies, and many tech schools across the U.S. As a millennial investor with a passion for helping entrepreneurs succeed,…

Sharon Bolt

Program 244 Sharon Bolt is a publicity expert and founder of Get Free Publicity Today, She has been a business owner and entrepreneur for over 16 years. Her businesses have included Complementary Therapies and Dog Training and during the last ten years she’s received over £1.5 million ($2 million) in free publicity and free advertising.…

Victor Clarke

Program 243 Victor Clarke began a 30+ year career in sales and marketing with Xerox Corporation following his graduation from the College of William & Mary in Virginia. He has sold copiers, word processing systems, computers, print, mail and graphic design. In addition, he advanced from a streetwise sales person to the Director of Federal,…

Laura Pennington

Program 242 Laura Pennington is a former inner city teacher who left that career to pursue freelance writing full-time. Since 2012, she’s been writing, managing projects, and helping build digital teams for businesses all over the country, including TrueCar and Microsoft.

Naresh Vissa

Program 241 Naresh Vissa is Founder and CEO of Krish Media & Marketing – a full service online and digital media and marketing business consultancy, agency and solutions provider, utilizing strategies to streamline sales and branding processes. He has worked with leading publishers, media firms and institutions such as CNN Radio, JP Morgan Chase, EverBank,…

Andrew Selepak

Program 240 Andrew is the Director of the Master of Arts in Mass Communication Program with a specialization in Social Media at the University of Florida in the College of Journalism and Communications, and Director of the Master of Arts in Mass Communication with a specialization in Web Design and Online Communication. He also teaches…

Shaan Yusuf

Program 239 Shaan Yusuf is a Canadian engineer and entrepreneur. He’s served as an engineer consultant in the aerospace industry for 10 years but his true passion is for eCommerce and entrepreneurship. Since 2007 he has helped clients, launch, develop and scale their online businesses. He’s worked in a variety of roles from web developer…

Anthony Drago

Program 238 Anthony Drago is irrevocably committed to guiding today’s youth to achieve personal and professional leadership skills, an anti-bullying culture and becoming the best athlete the can possibly be so they can be role models for future generations. Anthony has over 20 years of physical training and personal development experience. He has worked with…

Cody Jensen

Program 237 Cody Jensen began his career with the corporate giant, Google Inc. He has been in Search Engine Marketing ever since, and he has a specific acumen for SEO and paid advertising. Cody now leads Searchbloom in providing world-class digital marketing to businesses who need more customers.

D. Anthony Miles

Program 236 D. Anthony Miles, Ph.D. is an entrepreneur, founder and CEO of Miles Development Industries Corporation, a consulting practice and venture capital acquisition firm. An award-winning professor and researcher, D. Anthony Miles also serves as a legal expert witness who provides expert testimony for local, state and federal court cases. Dr. Miles is a…

Mitch Russo

Program 235 Mitch Russo co-founded Timeslips Corp, which grew to become the largest time tracking Software Company in the world before it was sold to Sage PLC in 1998. Then Mitch went on to join long-time friend Chet Holmes as President, later to join forces with Tony Robbins and together created Business Breakthroughs, International with…

John Kolm

Program 234 John Kolm is CEO of an international workplace training firm, an innovator of 21st century team retreats, a best-selling author, and a former intelligence officer. Since 1996, his combined expertise in team dynamics, psychology, math and intelligence has led his company, Team Results, to become the leader in team productivity programs on four…

Craig Smalley

Program 233 Craig W. Smalley, MST, EA has been in practice for almost 23 years. He has been admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service as an Enrolled Agent, and has a Masters in Taxation. He is well versed in US Tax Law, and U.S. Tax Court Cases. He specializes in taxation, entity structuring…

Kathy Brunner

Program 232 Kathy Brunner is a certified career coach and “Encore-preneur” specialist, Kathy’s business, Last Brand Standing, is dedicated to assisting those looking to make their jump from day job to dream job a complete success.Kathy has several coaching programs including the B.Y.O.B. (Be Your Own Bo$$) Program and the ENCOREPRENEUR BUSINESS START UP Program.…

Sheri Fink

Program 231 Sheri Fink is an inspirational speaker, a #1 best-selling author, an award-winning entrepreneur, and the creator of “The Whimsical World of Sheri Fink” brand. Sheri writes books that inspire and delight kids of all ages while planting seeds of self-esteem. All five of her children’s books have become #1 best-sellers, including The Little Rose which…

David Fisher

Program 230 David J.P. Fisher (D. Fish) is a speaker, coach, and best-selling author of Networking in the 21st Century: Why Your Network Sucks and What to Do About It. Building on 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur and sales professional, he combines nuanced strategy and real-world tactics to help professionals become more effective,…

Matt Brennan

Program 229 Matt Brennan is a Chicago-based marketing writer who has helped businesses tell stories that sell since 2009. He specializes in blogging, website content, press releases, and other forms of marketing content. He’s helped publicly traded companies, school districts, and small to medium sized businesses with their content marketing goals. His marketing writing has…

Loren Weisman

Program 228 Business Advisor, Speaker and Author Loren Weisman applies Brand Precision Marketing for start up and established businesses as well as individual clients and entrepreneurs. Loren is a managing partner and co-founder of Leveraging Smart Inc. He is also the author of three music industry books including Wiley and Sons, Music Business for Dummies…

Christine MacNulty

Program 227 Christine MacNulty has forty years of experience as a consultant in long-term strategic planning for concepts as well as organizations, futures/foresight,technology forecasting, technology assessment, and related areas, as well as socio-cultural change. Early in her career she began to use workshops to gain leadership commitment to their strategic plans. For the last 20…

Clyde Riddlesbrood

Program 226 Clyde P Riddlesbrood, is the founder and owner of the Riddlesbrood Touring Theater Company. Clyde grew up in the entertainment industry working with my father at a Dinner Theater in South Jersey and started his own theater company in 2000. He has personally been in over 5000 shows in his lifetime and as…

Steve Lubetkin

Program 225 Steve Lubetkin is an award-winning professional podcaster and video producer. In 2012, The Philadelphia Business Journal named him one of its “Social Media Stars” for his work in podcasting. But he has been on the cutting edge in using technology for communications and marketing for many decades. In fact, he was the first music writer…

Drake Reaux

Program 224 Thirteen years ago, Drake Reaux got his start in business by collecting fellow middle school peers desired music playlists pre iPod era, he then would go home to create and burn customized CD’s from Limewire and sell them. In December of 2010, Drake decided to drop out of Baylor University to pursue his…

Jeannette Seibly

Program 223 Jeannette Seibly is an internationally recognized and award winning business advisor for the past 24 years. Along the way, she guided the creation of three millionaires and million-dollar results for over 25 companies. Click here to purchase It’s Time to Brag! Business Edition: Five Amazing Steps to Sell Yourself.

Liz Strauss

Program 222 Liz Strauss is a Principal and CEO of GeniusShared, an organization dedicated to promoting achievement in the business community through understanding of how personal development fuels, defines, and limits (or amplifies) success. She is also founder of SOBCon, the game-changing business retreat that energized business growth and owner/author of the popular Successful-Blog (successful-blog.com).…

James Muir

Program 221 James Muir is a professional sales trainer, author, speaker and coach. He has an extensive background in healthcare where he has sold-to and spoken for the largest names in technology and healthcare including HCA, Tenet, Catholic Healthcare, Banner, Dell, IBM and others. Click here to purchase The Perfect Close: The Secret to Closing Sales – The…

Amy Van Atta Slater

Program 220 As an SVP of a leading technology company, highly sought after leadership mentor, keynote speaker and parent, Amy Van Atta Slater, through her insights on life, business, personal development, parenting and mindfulness, has inspired thousands of business professionals and creative thinkers to adjust, rethink and refocus in every field and walk of life.…

Tracey Ehman

Program 219 Tracey Ehman is the go-to person for your online presence, ensuring that you not only get “found” by your target audience, but that your website and social media efforts increase your revenues.

Dr. Natalie Forest

Program 218 Natalie Forest, PhD, America’s Leading Expert in Personal Performance, is Founder of Success Revolutions and Revolutionize Your Potential, a series of educational trainings for individuals and corporations across the globe. Natalie engages leaders, corporate teams, and entrepreneurs to identify consistencies for their success. Her engaging methods and techniques increase productivity, teamwork, retention, resulting…

Elizabeth Suárez

Program 217 Elizabeth Suárez is an accomplished practitioner, management consultant and expert in Alternative Dispute Resolution and Leadership. She is highly regarded as an author, speaker, facilitator, coach, strategist, trainer and mediator. As a bicultural and bilingual strategist, Elizabeth is an expert in providing an amicable environment where difficult issues can be successfully addressed and…

Stacey Blanchet

Program 216 Stacey Blanchet, is a Business woman that specializes on Public Relations and Brand Development. She started ‘Your Own Girl Friday” in 2005 and has been adding to her skill sets ever since. In 2010 she started “Blanchet Designs” as a small custom design house in San Diego and in one year she was…

Angela Sutcliffe

Program 215 Speaker, business consultant, storyteller and actor, Angela Sutcliffe has been in business longer than most people have even thought of owning a business. She’s been a regular panelist on french language radio and coach to the winner of Kevin O’Leary’s (of Shark Tank/Dragon’s Den fame) reality television show, Redemption Inc. And when she’s…

Susan McMullen

Program 214 Susan B. McMullen is a StoryBrand Strategist helping you to create an unforgettable brand (both personal and business) using your unique story(ies), so that you can attract your perfect clients and grow and monetize your business. She helps you take your past experiences, knowledge, expertise and passions and turn these into compelling stories…

Ava Diamond

Program 213 Ava Diamond focuses on results. She gives your people  the “why”, the “how,” and the motivation to make things happen—a winning combination!  She brings current, relevant content your audience can use to increase their performance. Ava is a featured author in Real World Management Strategies that Work, Speaking of Success, Mission Possible, and Success in High…

Megha Rodriguez

Program 212 Megha Rodriguez facilitates business owners standing out above the noise of social media and online marketing by empowering them to use their authentic voice in a manner that attracts their insatiable tribe of followers. Her one of a kind Social Enchantment™ process allows them  to unleash their creativity so that they can focus…

Anthonette Klinkerman

Program 211 Anthonette Klinkerman designed Courtesy Bootcamp™ after teaching etiquette lessons to middle schoolers. She discovered a much-needed niche for a society that prefers everything to be in one-hour “boot camp” formats. The reception for Courtesy Bootcamp™ has been overwhelmingly positive, and one of her first year clients earned a national award in a Human…

Bryan Kramer

Program 210 Bryan Kramer is a renowned global speaker, consultant and trainer. He’s also one of the world’s foremost leaders in the art and science of sharing, and has been credited with instigating the #H2H human business movement in marketing and social. In a unique sharing experiment conducted in his recent TED Talk at IBM titled Why Sharing is Reimagining Our Future, Bryan…

Brian Basilico

Program 209 Brian Basilico is a internationally recognized online marketing expert, speaker, adjunct professor, and is also the award winning author of his best selling book “It’s Not About You, It’s About Bacon! Relationship Marketing In A Social Media World!” He is the Director of Direction at B2b Interactive Marketing, an internet marketing company that…

Joie Gharrity

Program 208 Joie Gharrity founder of 113 Branding is a Brand Strategist, Marketer, Author and Speaker. She worked in the Hollywood entertainment industry for 15+ years at top companies, such as Centropolis Entertainment and ABC Studios, in film, television, original web content and branded entertainment. She was encouraged and taught branding and marketing techniques by…

Nancy Tilton Hand

Program 207 Nancy Tilton Hand is an attorney, trainer, and coach. She has been training attorneys, mediators, and professionals in the essential skills of information management, communication, and negotiation since 2006. Her latest project, Beyond Rainmaking, is the result of 29 years of learning how to manage information better, faster, and with more accurate recall.…

David Avrin

Program 206 Business marketing pro David Avrin, CSP, is known as The Visibility Coach. A popular keynote speaker, consultant, and business coach, he has presented to enthusiastic audiences across North America and in more than 20 countries around the world. Avrin has worked with more than 3,000 company CEOs and other top leaders and their…

Brian G. Johnson

Program 205 Brian G. Johnson is a serial entrepreneur who is also an engaging speaker, product creator, #1 bestselling author, nurturing mentor, and passionate poodle wrangler. Since 2008 Brian has coached tens of thousands of wealth seekers, many of whom are successfully generating life-changing income. Brian’s high energy and zest for life translate well to…

Melodieann Whiteley

Program 204 Melodieann Whiteley is a network marketer, speaker, author, entrepreneur and coach. Click here to purchase Getting to Yes: Overcoming Network Marketing Objections.

Mark W. Schaefer

Program 203 Mark W. Schaefer, the author of The Tao of Twitter (2011 with new editions in 2012 and 2014), Return On Influence (2012), Born to Blog (2013), Social Media Explained (2014), and The Content Code (2015), is a globally-recognized educator, speaker, business consultant, and author. His well-known blog {grow} (www.businessesGROW.com), is one of the…

Jeffrey Hayzlett

Program 202 Jeffrey W. Hayzlett is a global business celebrity and speaker, author, contributing editor and host of C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett on Bloomberg Television. He is the CEO of The Hayzlett Group, an international consulting company focused on leading change and developing high growth companies. He lives in Sioux Falls, SD. Click here to purchase Think Big,…

Jane Treat and Nancy Geha

Program 201 Jane Treat and Nancy Geha intimately understand both the joys and challenges of being women in Middlehood. They will laughingly tell you that they had to live each chapter before they could write this book! Jane Treat is a writer and storyteller who has worked with women of all ages with life transitions,…

Diane Conklin

Program 200 Diane Conklin is an internationally known author, entrepreneur, marketing and business strategist, coach, consultant, implementation specialist and speaker. Diane is a direct response marketing expert who specializes in showing small business owners how to integrate their online and offline marketing strategies, media and methods, to get maximum results from their marketing dollars. Diane…

Sandy Jones-Kaminski Part 2

Program 199 Sandy Jones-Kaminski is a self-described networking enthusiast and accomplished communications and business development professional.  She is also a former HR industry exec and recent VP of Networking for one of the largest chapters of the American Marketing Association and a former Chicago Greeter. Sandy knows how to make meaningful connections, cultivate relationships, host…

Sandy Jones-Kaminski Part 1

Program 198 Sandy Jones-Kaminski is a self-described networking enthusiast and accomplished communications and business development professional.  She is also a former HR industry exec and recent VP of Networking for one of the largest chapters of the American Marketing Association and a former Chicago Greeter. Sandy knows how to make meaningful connections, cultivate relationships, host…

Tara Alemany

Program 197 Tara Alemany defies a simple definition. She is an award-winning author and speaker, as well as a serial entrepreneur. Her publishing company, Emerald Lake Books, benefits experts and thought leaders as they grow their business by taking their words from manuscript to masterpiece. Her consulting company, Aleweb Social Marketing helps authors and speakers…

Peter Shankman

Program 196 Peter Shankman is a successful PR professional who runs two companies. He is the founder of HARO (Help a Reporter Out), as well as the founder and CEO of ShankMinds, a virtual consulting service for international businesses, and The Geek Factory, Inc. a boutique social media, marketing and PR firm based in New…

Derek Champagne

Program 195 A true entrepreneur from an early age, Derek Champagne has always been interested in fostering connections and finding an audience, in both the marketing and music fields. Now CEO of The Artist Evolution, a marketing, design and practice management firm he founded in 2007, Champagne helps businesses of all budgets design and implement…

Dawn Raquel Jensen

Program 194 Dawn Raquel Jensen is 20-year technology-training veteran. She founded Virtual Options Coaching & Training in 2001 and it has evolved into one of Central Florida’s boutique Social Media Coaching & Social Business training firms. Dawn also resides as an outsourced social media consultant and digital marketing strategist for select companies. She provides long-term,…

Joyce Layman

Program 193 As a former wallflower in the world of business networking, Joyce’s passion is inspiring people to step out of their current habits and into the new opportunities and possibilities that are already surrounding them. Leveraging extensive training and experience in the science of mindset and the art of business connections, she provides the…

Heidi Richards Mooney

Program 192 Heidi Richards Mooney has been networking online since early 2001. She is the author of twelve wordpress blogs / writes for dozens of others. She is a social media strategist and content creator for several clients.Provides full and half-day trainings to help corporate employees leverage social media to get more done in less…

Judi Moreo

Program 191 Judi Moreo is a performance enhancement specialist whose unique approach to helping people succeed has made her one of the most sough-after keynote speakers in the nation at corporate seminars, leadership conferences, and conventions. She serves as president of Turning Point International which operates in the United States and South Africa. Click here to purchase You…

Gloria Rand

Program 190 Gloria Rand is a success and wellness coach, certified high performance speaker and award-winning SEO blogger. An internationally known leading expert in online marketing, Gloria develops innovative programs that enable small business owners and entrepreneurs to achieve true success in their health and business. Gloria is also contributing author to the best-selling book,…

Lesa Edwards

Program 189 Lesa Edwards, CEO of LEK Executive Consultants, is known as “the indispensable job search partner of superstar sales and marketing executives.” She is a published writer, job search coach, and a national speaker on job search topics. Her global practice includes clients on every continent except Antarctica and Australia. Lesa has written hundreds…

Stephanie Calahan

Program 188 Stephanie Calahan is the Business Vision Catalyst and is known for the fast transformations that she facilitates with her clients through working at the intersection of heart and head. She works with busy, purpose-driven entrepreneurs to own their brilliance, leverage their business and get their message out with power, ease and joy; so…

Dorothéa Bozicolona‐Volpe

Program 187 Dorothéa Bozicolona-­‐Volpe was born in New York City to French and Italian parents. Her Father’s passing caused her family to move to Europe where she became somewhat of a nomad. She has lived in Italy, France, Germany, Japan, Sweden, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Dorothéa is a strategic digital marketing executive who…

Gloria Neal

Program 186 Gloria Neal is an award-winning multi-media journalist whose versatility in the community, in broadcast journalism, as well as on stage has made her a much sought after talent.

Kevin Knebl

Program 185 Kevin Knebl, CMEC, is an International Speaker, Author, Trainer and Executive Coach whose clients include small, medium and Fortune 500 companies. He’s an in-demand, leading authority on Social Media for Sales, Relationship Marketing, LinkedIn and Twitter with a healthy dose of Inspiration, Personal Development, and Humor blended in for good measure for conferences,…

Lida Citroën

Program 184 Lida Citroën is an international branding and reputation management specialist who designs and enhances the identities of companies, executives and thought-leaders globally. As principal and founder of LIDA360, LLC, Lida is a sought-after expert in the field of brand development, reputation management and online marketing. An accomplished speaker and columnist, Lida is often…

Scott Monty

Program 183 Scott Monty is an internationally recognized leader in digital communications, digital transformation, social media and marketing. He addresses and advises businesses and groups about the power of humanity in business, particularly through digital transformation and strategy. Scott spent six years as an executive at Ford Motor Company, as a strategic adviser on crisis…

Karen Burnsed and Deb Krier

Program 182 Special Guest Host Karen Burnsed talks with Deb Krier about how Facebook is playing a big roll in Deb’s fight with cancer.

Kristi Hines

Program 181 Kristi Hines is a freelance writer, ghostwriter, and certified digital marketer whose first guest posts on Search Engine Journal, Search Engine Watch, and Social Media Examiner were published in 2010. Since then, her articles have been featured on a variety of online publications including Content Marketing Institute, FreshBooks, HubSpot, KISSmetrics, Moz, Post Planner,…

Brian Basilico

Program 180 Brian Basilico is an internationally recognized author and speaker (and a self-professed geek). He’s the founder and president of B2b Interactive Marketing Inc., an award winning marketing consulting and production company in Aurora, Illinois. B2b helps companies and non-profits market their products and services through the effective use of online tools including websites,…

Candy Barone

Program 179 Candy Barone, is an international speaker, certified master coach & trainer,  business strategist, certified Law of Attraction practitioner, and best-selling author. Candy has been featured in CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS, The Chicago Tribune, Be the Boss Magazine, on ciLiving TV show, along with numerous radio shows. She was named a 2014-2015 VIP Woman…

Brian G. Johnson

Program 178 Brian G. Johnson is a serial entrepreneur who is also an engaging speaker, product creator, #1 bestselling author, nurturing mentor, and passionate poodle wrangler. Since 2008 Brian has coached tens of thousands of wealth seekers, many of whom are successfully generating life-changing income. Brian’s high energy and zest for life translate well to…

John Sparks – Part 2

Program 177 John Sparks has been recognized as a Top 100 Social Media Power Influencer by StatSocial. Sparks is the founder and CEO of Online ImageWorks. He is also an adjunct professor in The Mayborn School of Journalism at The University of North Texas. Sparks has taught some of the top celebrities, journalists, business owners,…

Debra Jarvis

Program 176 Debra Jarvis is a writer and ordained minister in the United Church of Christ. She is a breast cancer survivor and the author of It’s Not About the Hair: And Other Certainties of Life & Cancer, which was finalist for the 2009 Washington State Book Awards. She has worked as a hospice spiritual…

John Sparks – Part 1

Program 175 John Sparks has been recognized as a Top 100 Social Media Power Influencer by StatSocial. Sparks is the founder and CEO of Online ImageWorks. He is also an adjunct professor in The Mayborn School of Journalism at The University of North Texas. Sparks has taught some of the top celebrities, journalists, business owners,…

Gordon Tredgold

Program 174 Gordon Tredgold has worked in transformational leadership roles for over twenty years, running $100m+ programs, leading $200m+global operations departments, and implementing large complex organizational change programs for Fortune 100 companies. He is also a visiting professor at Staffordshire University. Click here to purchase FAST: 4 Principles Every Business Needs to Achieve Success and Drive Results.

Christian Karasiewicz

Program 173 Christian Karasiewicz is a social media marketing professional skilled at analyzing, initiating and developing digital marketing strategies targeted at new customer niches. Innovative, versatile and solutions-driven manager with a technical software background coupled with retail, defense, technology and hospitality experience.

Ted Rubin

Program 172 Ted Rubin is a leading social marketing strategist and in March 2009 started using and evangelizing the term ROR, Return on Relationship™… a concept he believes is the cornerstone for building an engaged multi-million member database, many of whom are vocal advocates for the brand, like the one he built for e.l.f. Cosmetics…

Jeffrey Hayzlett

Program 171 Jeffrey Hayzlett is a primetime television host of C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett and Executive Perspectives on C-Suite TV, and business radio host of All Business with Jeffrey Hayzlett on CBS on-demand radio network Play.It. He is a global business celebrity, speaker, best-selling author, and Chairman of C-Suite Network, home of the world’s most…

Andrea Weckerle

Program 170 Andrea Weckerle is the Founder and President of CiviliNation, a global, 501(c)(3) non-profit charity organization taking a stand against online harassment, character assassination and violence. Her expertise lies in conflict analysis & resolution, communications, mediation and law. Click here to purchase Civility in the Digital Age: How Companies and People Can Triumph Over Haters, Trolls, Bullies…

Judy Goss

Program 169 Judy Goss is a TV personality and radio show host who interviews A-list celebrities, hosts her own shows and works as a TV correspondent and contributor all across the country. She has appeared or been featured on every major television network repeatedly, along with continually appearing in a vast array of magazines, blogs, newspapers and…

Bryan Kramer

Program 168 Bryan Kramer is a renowned global speaker, consultant and trainer. He’s also one of the world’s foremost leaders in the art and science of sharing, and has been credited with instigating the #H2H human business movement in marketing and social. In a unique sharing experiment conducted in his TED Talk at IBM titled Why Sharing is Reimagining Our Future, Bryan…

Megha Rodriguez

Program 167 Megha Rodriguez facilitates business owners standing out above the noise of social media and online marketing by empowering them to use their authentic voice in a manner that attracts their insatiable tribe of followers. Her one of a kind Social Enchantment™ process allows them  to unleash their creativity so that they can focus…

Michelle Fontaine

Program 166 Michelle Fontaine is known as FBSmarty and also Social Media by Michelle. After 25 years in the marketing communications corporate world, she returned to her love of entrepreneurship. FBSmarty was launched in 2010. She is known as the go-to gal for speaking events and has given keynote seminars and bootcamps at (to name…

Ken Dunn

Program 165 As CEO/Founder of Next Century Publishing, Ken Dunn is currently leading the charge in changing the way people write, read and experience books. After spending 14 years in investigative and tactical policing, Dunn was able to hone deep organization and leadership skills, but also spark an entrepreneurial fire that laid deep inside. Throughout…

Jason Treu

Program 164 Jason Treu