Episode #26: Laura Butler, CEO and Co-Founder at UpLift Group, Inc.
Laura Butler is equal parts Military Commander, Mary Poppins, Sherlock Holmes, and Teacher. In our last episode of 2020, Laura discusses team building at UpLift Group, creative solutions to hard problems, diversity and inclusion, and so much more.
Episode #25: Jodi-Ann Burey, TEDx Speaker
Episode #24: Ha Na Park, Partner at Presence
Episode #23: Preet Sohi, Founder of employHER Inc.
Episode #22: Laura Malcolm, CEO and Founder of Give InKind
Give InKind changes the way people give, receive and coordinate support through major life events. From the birth of a new baby to the loss of a loved one, and everything in between, friends, families, and communities are looking for easy ways to come together to support one another – in ways that go beyond sending money or flowers. Give InKind makes it possible to give that support quickly, easily and from anywhere. CEO and Founder, Laura Malcolm found herself facing hardship and despite the difficult times, she came out stronger. Not only did she create something, a company that would impact and change lives, but she found a way to ask and seek out help in those difficult times.
Episode #21: Farah Allen, CEO of TheLabz
“There is this time when you’re starting, you don’t know anything,” said Farah Allen, CEO, and Founder of TheLabz. “Then, something happens and you realize that you do know. You know now. You know enough.”
Allen is known for connecting dots and resolving problems using technology. She combined her passion for technology, problem-solving, and music by starting her own company called TheLabz. TheLabz a cloud-based blockchain music creation and real-time collaboration platform, programmatically collecting song data needed for the facilitation of electronic exchanges of contracts, digital copyrights, and intellectual property protection. This episode has the scoop on how Allen did it all – from the process of starting her company to what she wishes she knew before her venture and her specific advice for new entrepreneurs.
Episode #20: Danielle Griebel, CEO of BlueZones Systems Inc.
Episode #19: Subha Rajana, CEO of Biarca
Episode #18: Jami Moore, President of Jem Tech Group
Jami Moore, the President of Jem Tech Group discusses the joys of being an entrepreneur. Jami loves helping customers solve their technological challenges and has a passion for consulting them on how to be more efficient. 18 years ago, she took over her dads business and has scaled it to the well-established company it is today. Jami has extraordinary leadership skills as she leads by example and believes in the core values that she has set for her company and its employees.
Episode #17: Angela Hood, CEO of This Way Global
Angela Hood, the CEO of This Way Global. This Way Global is known for being the AI for jobs. The company matches people to jobs. Angela discusses the bias in diversity as well as inclusion in regards to jobs and how she believes that a company represents the customer. Our conversation gets into talent vs. diversity and how diversity is not just about looks but also in the way we all think. This Way Global tries to find the balance between using technology to help people find jobs while keeping the human touch as well.