Sonny Garg uses data to determine when a wind turbine is going to fail. Uptake is a predictive analytics company that mines all the data out there to determine when a machine might fail and protect companies from loss. Garg is the Energy Solutions Lead for Uptake.
Adam Hirsen is mixing the old media like TV with the new, Instagram, for his business UPshow. How the marketing platform works is that it allows photo takers to share pics with the bar to be displayed on the bar’s TVs live. Showbiz Shelly joins Scott Kitun to discuss the latest celebrity-tech news.
Thad Wong is the Co-Founder of the largest independent real-estate broker in Illinois. @properties has been striking property deals for years, surviving the 2007 crash. Wong has watched the evolution of Chicago’s population closely. Hear about his perspective on how you can expect Chicago neighborhoods to transform in the coming years.
Ken Thompson is on a mission to get startup people to care and have actual fun with financial dealings. Thompson is the founder of Level X Consulting and helps business folk understand the drivers and basic concepts behind the money that’s moving their company.
Back in the beginning, Peanut Butter Founder David Aronson lived off peanut butter. That memory was the inspiration for naming his student loan relief company. The national student loan debt is surpassing $1.3 trillion now and Peanut Butter allows companies to help with employee burden. Host of the Feed and student debt holder Sean Froelich…
G2 Crowd CEO Tim Handorf recently raised $30 million in series B funding for a company he sparked during a conversation at a Cubs game. His company is a B2B system that brings your business authentic user reviews. Bad reviews can help you assess issues, limit risks, and get working in the right direction.
Rumi Spice was founded by three veterans who made a combined nine deployments to Afghanistan. In their time overseas, they learned about the life and agriculture surrounding saffron, one of the most expensive spices in the world. Director of Product Development Laura Willis and Co-founder Keith Alaniz are investing in Afghani women and agriculture and…
Designer Craighton Berman launched Manual, a design studio celebrating the art of food and drink. Berman’s motto is take it slow, and his startup journey has been one of patience. He currently designs drink products that bring a meditative process to your morning coffee. Special Guest Showbiz Shelly joins Scott Kitun.
At the age of 23, SoMe Connect Co-founder Aalap Shah left a great job with a top accounting firm to go and create his own company. He started in toys but is now looking to help other build their online brands and reach. Scott Kitun discusses the bond between startups and the call that tells…
PeaPodicity Co-founders Ahrani Logan and Brett Haase met on twitter and then started a company. The two founders both had a vision to expand education tech, including augmented reality meant to teach STEM. Learn how networking on twitter led the duo to business success.