02/23/14 - “South Coast Tech Venture Capital Innovators”
Guests Ash Kumra, board chair, SoCal-based Tech Coast Venture Network, co-founder of DreamItAlivecom; John Chi, founder of Synova Life Sciences. a portable stem cell analysis lab that travels to doctor’s offices for immediate treatment to patients; and Kevin Soltani, co-founder of uMOGO– a morning time management application. John and Kevin were runners-up in recent Survival 8 competition for venture capital funding.
02/16/14 - “Hiring and How to Be Hired”
Guests are Jennifer Hill owner of JHill Staffing, author of book “Stop Hoping, Start Hunting,” with advice to job-seekers; and Robin Elledge from Creative Circle about how hiring freelancers and creatives can help small business staff up on project basis.
02/09/14 - “Chick-Launcher founder Darya Allen-Attar”
With winners Kelsey Doorey, owner of “Vow to Be Chic” online bridesmaids gown rental; Dorian Howard of “Milk & Honey” where customers design their own shoes; and Meredith Valiando, CEO of DigiTour Media, rock star tours.
02/02/14 - “Music Business Alive and Well at NAMM”
With guests Don Lombardi, owner of DW Drums; Dale Webb, creator of Magic Fluke, stringed instruments; Enrico Iori, creator of new product iRing; and Phil Wagner, president of Focusrite Novation. All launched new products at the National Association o Music Merchants trade show held at the Anaheim Convention Center.