Bootstrapping In America Weekly Recap | August 3 - August 7
Aug 7, 2015
Bootstrapping In America is tastytrade's spotlight on the best and brightest of the entrepreneurial community in Chicago and beyond. Meet the innovative men and women leading the companies featured in this week's episodes!
Mark Ladd | LyteShot
Mark Ladd is the founder and CEO of LyteShot. They are a digital leader with the first interactive trans-media entertainment platform that connects users via the cloud to several mobile devices.
Stuart Frankel | Narrative Science
Stuart Frankel is the co-founder and CEO of Narrative Science. The company has created a patented artificial intelligence platform, Quill, which understands what is important to the end user in terms of content and marketing.
Matt Mickiewicz | hired.com
Matt Mickiewicz is the CEO and founder of Hired. The company is the first two-sided employment marketplace for engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers.
Brett Myers | Next Door Chicago
Brett Myers is the Director of Next Door Chicago. They are a co-working, customer research and marketing operation founder by State Farm Insurance. They cater to entrepreneurs with startups, businesses, and individuals who have the opportunity to make one-on-one connections, and experience coaching sessions on a myriad of subjects.
Troy Henikoff | Techstars
Troy Henikoff is the Managing Director of Techstars Chicago. Techstars is a global mentorship-driven startup accelerator program working with entrepreneurs to bring new technologies to market wherever they choose to build their business.
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Dec 11, 2015
Meet this week's Bootstrapping In America guests: Rob Katz and Kevin Boehm from Boka Restaurant Group, Kyle Joseph from Foodseum, Lindsey Meyers of Beauty and Brawn Gallery and Rick Cooper and Rodney Alex from The Alex Cooper Project.
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