Tom Szaky is one of the top eco-friendly entrepreneurs of the planet. Tom is the founder of Terracycle, a company which makes consumer products out of waste. His company collected over 1.5 million cigarette butts in a year and 500 million juice pouches. They make goods out of garbage from backpacks to fence posts and […]
Gener8tor.com & Sconnie.com: How to start a Nation..Sconnie Nation -with Troy Vosseller [Top Wisconsin Entrepreneur Series]
Troy Vosseller is cofounder of gener8tor, an accelerator for startups based in Wisconsin. They have helped 25+ companies launch and get traction. He also founded the very popular apparel company Sconnie Nation and extended the “Sconnie” brand by releasing Sconnie Beer.
Stephanie Leffler cofounded CrowdSource that provides an elastic labor force of over 250K to large companies which includes bed bath and beyond, orbitz, target, groupon, coca cola and many more. Stephanie also cofounded the ecommerce platform MonsterCommerce with Ryan Noble that grew to serve over 8,000 small businesses with annual sales exceeding $20 million, supported […]
AlphaSmart & Root-1: How to Build a Company to $40 Million & Take it Public -with Manish Kothari [Top Wisconsin Entrepreneur Series]
Manish Kothari was co-founder of AlphaSmart Inc, an education technology company that he helped build into a $40MM business. He was part of the executive team in AlphaSmart’s IPO and the subsequent acquisition by Renaissance Learning. He was also co-founder of Root-1, Inc. which was acquired by Edmodo which provides students and teachers a free […]
TurboTap & Murfie: How to Solve the Bottleneck & Get into Stadiums Everywhere -with Matthew Younkle [Top Wisconsin Entrepreneurs]
Matt Younkle is the Inventor of the TurboTap beer dispensing technology that pours beer up to 4 times faster than conventional taps and wastes less due to reduced over-foaming and spillage. Many stadiums across the US use the technology including Wrigley Field, White Sox Stadium & many more. It was Popular Science – Top Product […]