Experts in Entrepreneurship 7 experts

David Speakman

David Speakman

Gulf Breeze, FL | Founder of Gulf Coast Business. 2013 Southeast Entrepreneurship Champion.

David Speakman has been working with businesses & organizations to help them successfully grow, improve & innovate for over a decade. Graduating in the top 5% from The University of Alabama's College of Commerce & Business Administration, David has earned 236 total college credits. In early 2013, David became the United States Southeast Entrepreneurship Champion and in the world’s most widely used academic Strategic Management simulation, David ranked in the Global Top 100. David Speakman has served as the Principal Business Consultant & Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Gulf Coast... Read more

Krista KramerHartman

Krista KramerHartman

Dallas, TX | Motivator & Accountability Partner | Business Coach

Krista is a collaborative, energetic, results oriented coach and accountability partner. Being capable of managing forward, organized, and personable comes naturally to Krista. Her Clifton Strengths Finder top five themes of talent are Strategic, Positivity, Harmony, Discipline and Restorative. Her clients benefit from these talents combined with her diverse life experiences and people skills developed as a result of her dedication to working in people focused environments during her 24-year career. Her business background comes from three key areas: 1. Small business... Read more

Atma Degeyndt

Atma Degeyndt

New York, NY | I run a Nano V.C. (small checks, amazing startups)

My focus on organizational psychology and educational psychology provide a unique approach to startup development. As a consultant and trainer I am able to take best practices, such as, lean startup, customer acquisition, rapid prototyping, growth hacking, and agile methodology, and increase their potential through the psychological prism of my approach. I have placed all my skills into a new type of school for entrepreneurs. With over 20 years of experience managing teams, supervising projects, building training programs, and specializing in organizational development, team... Read more

Marcelo Alvarez

Marcelo Alvarez

Downers Grove, IL | Business Ownership, Career Coach

I am a business ownership/career coach who helps my clients explore and pursue the idea of starting a business of their own. To do so, I guide my clients through a journey of discovery that leads them to make an educated decision on how to reach their career dreams. As part of The Entrepreneur's Source, I can leverage over 25 years of experience helping clients start their own businesses and a network of over 200 coaches who have helped thousands of clients start a business of their own. I can provide my clients with with access to hundreds of franchisors that cover most every... Read more

Soyini Coke

Soyini Coke

Atlanta, GA | Founder and Managing Principal

I am the Founder and Managing Principal at Annona Enterprises. I created Annona to provide actionable, profitable strategies to companies up to $100M in annual revenues. My company’s experience and exclusive framework helps our clients plan for success. We have served dozens of C-suite executives, focusing on: --Healthcare, including provider groups, ambulatory surgical centers, and medical device manufacturers --Customer concentration, where 30% or more of the revenues come from one customer --Entry into new markets Most recently, I’ve spoken to Vistage CEO peer- groups on... Read more

Michelle Braden

Michelle Braden

Charlottesville, VA | CEO MSBCoach, adjunct facility Center for Creative Leadership, author "Stand Out" Passionate about leadership

Michelle Braden is the CEO of MSBCoach (an international coaching organization that focuses on executive coaching and leading employee engagement), founder of the Authentic Leadership Summit, the Emerging Executive Leadership Program and the Center for Employee Engagement. Michelle is also an adjunct facility member of the Center for Creative Leadership and the author of three leadership book, "Stand Out", "Dare to Make a Difference" and "Bottom Line". She is sought after by executives for coaching based upon her own leadership experience and ability to connect with leaders at a personal... Read more

Mark Bonchek

Mark Bonchek

Weston, MA | Designer of ORBIT strategies that engage, organize and compete

My passion is harnessing the digital and social revolution to foster human connection and create economic and social value. I have been a pioneer and guide to the digital revolution since receiving Harvard University’s first doctorate on the topic of social media in 1997. I have launched new businesses, created award-winning programs, and advised global leaders for such organizations as McKinsey & Company, The Economist, IBM, and the American Heart Association. My current venture is thinkORBIT, which helps organizations shift their thinking beyond channels to orbits, and to... Read more