My name is Justin Smith, Director of Sales at EAM Group in Troy, MI. We specialize in Sales Recruiting and Business Development Outsourcing. We work with Ambitious companies looking to grow their sales team or their sales pipeline. My background, corporate sales training, leadership, and development has allowed me to see and meet some of the most incredible human beings. My desire to see other succeed and grow lead me back home to Detroit,Michigan. Detroit is a flourishing business community and the tech world around here is growing, daily. My current endeavor of growing local and national sales team is a perfect fit. The like-minded human beings I am surrounded by daily, makes each day a true blessing.
Marlie Love is a life coach that helps professional millennials discover their life purpose, by teaching them to embrace their natural worth and unleash their hidden potential. Marlie also is a dream interpreter, and has created a variety of online courses for one to discover their life purpose. Marlie has written two books, "Five Steps to Find your Purpose and Destiny: A Guide to Find the True You" and "Forgive to be Free" (due to be released January 2018). Marlie is a contributing writer for the magazine, I-Worship and the UK based online magazine Motiv8 Me. Marlie obtained her graduate certification in Positive Psychology from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2016.
I am LaTrice Davis. My desire to learn more about technology lead me to have a successful career in the United States Air Force. With the experience I received in the military, I launched a 15 year career as a Cyber Security Engineer working on various government and military contracts; taking me all over the world to places like Kuwait, Iraq, Djibouti, Belgium, and Dubai. It was during these travels that my passion for design of homes and interiors reemerged. My desire to serve coupled with my passion for beautiful building styles and designs is why I decided to transition my career to Real Estate as a Sales Agent and an emerging Interior Designer.
Miriam Dorset is a life loving, business minded woman, who brings more good to our world. Founder and Chief Doctor at Chibur (pronounced He-Bore) LLC. A Communications and Connection Company based out of Miami Florida.
Bryant Caterino is devoted to students making their dreams come true. He started personal development at a young age, now he builds connections, reaches dreams and helps other do the same.
I am Kim Woodley, I have an Instagram @kimsphilosophy and Youtube channel about the Law of Attraction and Yoga. My goal is to spread knowledge, motivation & help people to improve their lives for more happiness.
My name is Tori Hallowell and I help young professionals who are feeling burnt-out with their careers and don't know what to do. My purpose is to connect, educate, mentor and support these young professionals so that they can build their self-confidence, create work/life balance and live a life of purpose.
Ben Pinder is a Graduate MSc Entrepreneurship and Management. I have decided to spend the next two years of my life fully committing to my entrepreneurial intentions, to try and generate a million-pound valuation of a company. To follow my progress, go to theentrepreneurshipgraduate.com.
I am Mahadi Hasan, a professional designer & digital marketer.I am a self-motivated person and quick learner.I love my work and always try to deliver my best.
My name is Chidinma Okoli, I'm the founder of @FinanciallyLiterateAfrica, which is a growing community of African millennials dedicated to living financially intelligent lifestyles. I founded this social initiative when I realised the alarming number of young people like myself that did not had basic financial literacy skills. I seek to educate and inspire young adults across Africa into doing right by their finances.
I am Schuyler Diehm. I graduated from Quinnipiac University in 2016 with an accounting degree, and after a year working at one of the big four accounting firms, I realized that I wanted my life to go in a different direction. I started an online passion project called Early Risers, whose purpose is to teach, motivate & inspire others to use their mornings for uninterrupted personal development, and have been working on it ever since. You can find us on Instagram @earlyrisersmovement, or at our website, www.earlyrisersmovement.com
Sara Makin is the #1 Best Selling author of "From Depression to Joy" and the owner of Makin Wellness, Pittsburgh's premier therapy & coaching centers. She grew up north of Pittsburgh and devoted her youth to non-profit and charity work. Sara has been nominated by the National Academy of Best Selling Authors and spends her days providing mental health & addiction treatment to her clients & helps them live more happy and meaningful lives. She loves laughing,eating,meditating, hiking and animals.
My name is Veronika and I originally come from the Czech Republic but I have been living in England and travelling the world in winters for last 8 years. After several years working in hospitality (hotels and restaurants) me and my sister, we have decided to open our own business. We opened a coffee van and not long after that, we discovered the power of Social Media. That was it ... Sunflower Social Media was born. Sunflower Social Media is a Consulting agency specialized in Facebook & Instagram management and marketing. We are helping small business owners and online entrepreneurs, who are struggling with their social media presence, want to stand out from the crowds to give them more time to concentrate on achieving their business goals and support them on their journey.
Blessing Achu is the Founder and CEO of 360 Creative Hub. She has over a decade experience in entrepreneurship and Business Development in Nigeria’s Telecommunications Sector. With over 10 years’ experience, Blessing has successfully developed and Implemented sales and marketing plans that aided the acquisition of major accounts with a proven track record of achievement, demonstrated success driving multi-million dollar revenue growth while providing visionary sales leadership in highly competitive markets. Her love for fashion and her understanding of the needs of the fashion industry in Nigeria led to the creation of 360 Creative Hub, which aims to fuel fashion advancement through technology. She is a Goodwill Ambassador for the Nigerian Student Fashion Design Week, mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs, and promoter of leadership in young women.
Joshua Sizemore moved to Miami to start his career in retail development, he then moved to LA for 11 years and then off Detroit for 2 years. During his time, he assisted brands such as A&F, Earnest Sewn, Lacoste and Shinola in their development and expansions, ultimately becoming a top retail executive. Joshua made a full circle in 2015 moving back home to Kentucky to begin a startup. Joshua is now the Founder of Unify Water, the only American Made Single Sourced premium water in market. The brand also has a 1 for 1 giveback model that allows the consumer to give 1 gallon of clean water for every bottle purchased. The brand launched July '16 and are in more than 3000 accounts in 13 states, focusing on east coast and NYC expansion.
Manny Blue is best known for being a bilingual singer/song writer, actor and dancer. He dedicated 14 years of his life to the music industry as an independent artist. During his time as a performer he traveled Nationally and Internationally. He got involved with quite a few charities such as The Relay for Life, B.A.P (Bully Awareness Protocol) and The Make a Wish Foundation through Tunes for Tots. Being able to give back to the community and charities, has been a priority for Blue, not just as an artist but as a person.
Michelle Bello is the face behind GraciousMi Lifestyle. Having lost 45kg in weight by Lifestyle Modification, and has sustained it for 4 years and still counting. Through her love for healthy living, weight loss and sustenance, GraciousMi Lifestyle was established in 2013 to promote lifestyle modification and serve as a channel for not only loosing weight but also maintaining it over the years. She is an accredited Consultant for Weight Loss and Weight Management from S.A.C Dip.from the Uk, Nutrition and well begin university of Aberdeen, Harvard CME lifestyle Medicine-weightloss management.
I'm Francesca Jago, the founder of Get Ahead Media and my mission is to help small business owners harness the power of video so they can reach more customers and become more profitable. As an award-winning filmmaker and photographer I've worked for over 10 years connecting with audiences through a variety of forms, but now I've combined all my experience, lessons and breakthroughs into easy-to-follow online and in-person programs. Learn how to make videos fast and get your customers coming directly to you - all by just using your phone!
Dr. Sunday Agbonika
Dr. Sunday Agbonika is a Nigerian Veterinary Doctor and pet enthusiast, Founder of Collars & Paws Limited and Dogalov. He's an ardent personal development fan and thus, a Toastmaster. His vision is to Enrich human lives through pets. He's a Common Purpose, Global Leader Experiences Fellow, a Lexy fellow and a prospective StartingBloc fellow.
I am Sara Doubleday and I'm constantly learning new things about the startup world, though I focus in design thinking, marketing, and UI design. I've worked both with multiple startups and as a freelance designer, helping other entrepreneurs bring their ideas to life through imagery and customer empathy. I love meeting new people and hearing about their passions and startups, and believe collaboration is the key to success!
Kamerin Chambers is a Chicago native, the Founder & Editor of Where's She Going? travel blog, a Marketing & Communications professional and iStock photographer. Her blog's main intent is to inspire everyday multi-passionate professionals to explore their freedom to begin living the exact life they want to life today.
I am Ruebn Munoz, Costa Rican Entrepreneur, Epistemophilic, Personal Development Lover, Investor , Bearded dreamer, life-lover, purpose-seeker and chicken wings-eater. They all ended up being the perfect combination of reasons to become an entrepreneur. I’ve been always curious about discovering things that are not regularly taught to most people. If we all have 24 hours… what makes the difference? The more I learn about this, the more I want to share it.
June is a freelance visual designer, life & business coach, and a yogi. She specializes in creating high-level graphic designs and web designs. For more info about her work as a designer, please visit www.junebui.com. She also coaches entrepreneurs and helps them create a balanced & purposeful lifestyle while running a successful business. She recently successfully together with her team of other 3 internet entrepreneurs hosted a Digital Detox Camp.
I am Ruthann Bowen. I ditched the corporate world and struck out on my own as the founder and creative director of The Bowen Agency Web Design. My passion is helping small business owners and entrepreneurs get a stunning website they can easily update themselves. I worked in PR at Warner Bros. Records in Nashville for five years and now use that marketing expertise to help my clients grow their businesses.
My name is king yaa. I'm a Body Engineer. I help women to restore and maintain their bodies for optimal movement and function. Namely women whose body are stuck in unhappy movement patterns, limited range of motion, with postural dysfunction or have compromised core activation - I help them to move and feel better.
I am Sydney Wong. I will show you what investors are looking for! I helped prepare and raise millions of dollars for startups across North America in 2017. I run VenturX, a startup progress platform with $200 million to invest in the most promising startups in 2018 on behalf of our investors.
I am Elvis Metrins, I call myself a creator, dreamer, developer, bohemian. Born in the capital of Latvia/ Riga I came to Denmark/ Copenhagen to become someone I always wanted to become - successful person. Being enthusiastic, creative, focused in details and eager to obtain knowledge in marketing, visual arts, and design field.
I am Vishal Chowhan, Digital Marketer and Writer. Worked as a Freelancer – Content Writing, Web Designing, Web Development and Digital Marketing.
Worked as Event co-ordinator at Youth Vibe (LPU), Placement co-ordinator (LPU), Admissions co-ordinator (LPU).
I am the Founder of Virtue Hunt and worked with multiple startups as a marketing head. I am also a speaker at different event about startups and marketing.
Amber Richardson-Booker, graduated from North Carolina Central University, with two Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA) degrees.
An Empowerment and Business Coach. My intentional-purpose is to Empower others to be the best of themselves. In life we may not know where we are headed, but what we do know is that
what we desire is greatness, this desire ultimately leads us to be the best-version- of ourselves.
I am Michael Schneider, a marketer in the process of growing my second agency. The 1st agency is doing roughly 10m in annual revenue and I’ve since moved into a strategy and consulting focus. I launched an agency focused on data analytics, driving product, agile processes, and creating impactful campaigns. In it’s first year of business and already services three very happy clients, while looking to grow. We are mission driven and provide educational series to our audience with the intention of helping businesses grow.
I am Gloria-Jean Brown, a life and time management Coach. I provide individualized coaching by designing a successful outcome for each person. On-going assistance and guidance are always available. Individuals who want to reduce stress in their life and workplace; a business that is looking to maximize their best resources – people; an agency looking to improve their business environment into a team oriented, harmonious establishment; or, a manager who wants a better understanding of other people's behavior with whom you work – will find a successful transition.
I am Johanna Salvafor, CEO of Smart Dream Team and a full time freelancer and entrepreneur Mom, I work at touristic places and Call Centers for a few years to until i found a way to work from home and take care of my daughters since one of them has a visual disability. I recently started my virtual agency and love this startup lifestyle and learning a lot as entrepreneur. I am looking forward to learn from all members on this community and make great and successful business relationships.
Rana Abu Samaha
I am Rana Abu Samaha, a single mom, lawyer by profession, and an inspirational human being by purpose. My purpose in life is To Make One Person Happier a Day. As long as I remember I have always wanted to spread kindness and love, and leave a legacy that my kids can continue and live by. More Life by Rana is our universal blog and safe space to be transparent, accept who we are unapologetically, share ideas, spread good energy and vibes, change people's lives and most importantly have each other's back.
I am Greena Owusu-Yeboah and I'm a young model and a student journalist from Ghana. I am also into make-up editorials and commercials.
I am Safwan Khan and I run an app & website development company, healthcare clinic and blog for entrepreneurs called Startupily; www.startupily.com
Kelley Hoag is the founder of Root to Rise and a behavioral health coach based out of New York. Kelley receieved her Master's Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from Northeastern University and is a certified Integrative Health Coach.