Fred Hoch is the CEO of the Illinois Technology Association (ITA) and Founder and Advisor of TechNexus. In this episode, Fred talks about his journey as an entrepreneur and reflects on some of the lessons he’s learned while building the ITA and evolving its mission to Grow, Build, and Elevate growth stage technology companies in Illinois and the Midwest.
Shawn Carpenter, Co-founder and CEO of RepIQ, a hot new sales intelligence platform company, has been building SaaS products for years. He recenty joined us in the studio to offer up insights on how to build and scale your business by focusing on intelligent selling.
Sometimes a professional journey isn’t just a metaphor. In some cases it’s a literal one that shapes the future of your entire life. Ted Garnett is living proof of this and today he let’s us in on a few of the more important lessons from his travels.
A seasoned entrepreneur, Chris Hill is deeply rooted in the Chicago tech community. Currently a Vice President at Rally Health, Chris started his first company in 2006. His second company, Spotlite, was acquired by Rally Health in late 2014 and today, we’re taking a look at his journey through acquisition.
Kristi Ross is Co-CEO and President of tastytrade, an award-winning online financial media company that is leading a financial revolution to change the culture of investing and debunk the myths around active vs. passive investing.
She recently joined us in the studio to talk about her journey and the building blocks of success she uses to build teams, businesses, and successful customer relationships.
At the heart of it all: the ability to see and seize opportunities as they present themselves to you.