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Daniel Lyons: Associate Professor at Boston College Law School

Daniel Lyons is an associate professor at the Boston College Law School. The areas that he focuses on are tech, telecom, administrative, and property law. He has spent time working in the private legal sector on telecom, administrative and energy law as well. This background helped Daniel develop the valuable experience that he now brings […]

Gilbert Wondracek: IT Security Consultant

Gilbert Wondracek is a freelance consultant who specializes in privacy, IT, and online security. This skillset is crucial for businesses and individuals who need assistance making sure they are secure online, and they regularly turn to Gilbert for help with this. Previously to working as a freelance consultant, Gilbert Wondracek was a research fellow at […]

Christopher Yoo: Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania

Christopher Yoo is a professor of Law, Communication, and Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania. He is considered to be one of the world’s primary thought leaders and authorities on the topic of law and technology. This legal work also covers intellectual property and across his wide disciplines, his work has become […]

Ladar Levison: Creator Of Lavabit

Ladar Levison is someone who has had quite an interesting business trajectory. He founded Lavabit, an encrypted email service designed to protect the privacy of its users. Lavabit gained popularity due to the extremely high level of encryption it offered. Ladar Levison was one of the growing number of people who were concerned about the […]

Laura Heymann: Chancellor Professor of Law At William & Mary

Laura Heymann is Chancellor Professor of Law at William & Mary Law School where she has been working since 2005. This experience at William & Mary has made her a valued resource and a staple of the college’s law community. She has written a handful of interesting papers that have garnered interest due to their […]

Mehran Redjvani: Real Estate Professional

Mehran Redjvani: Real Estate Professional

Based in Toronto, Canada, Mehran Redjvani has over a decade of experience in the real estate industry. Mehran has made a name for himself selling both residential and commercial properties in the Toronto suburbs. Mehran prides himself on his excellent client relationships as a result of his hard work, integrity, and his understanding of the […]

Lori Weaver: Luxury Portfolio Specialist

Lori Weaver: Luxury Portfolio Specialist

Lori Weaver is a Luxury Portfolio Specialist with John L. Scott Real Estate in the Seattle, WA area. Lori works alongside her husband, Norm Weaver, as part of The Weaver Team. A Seattle native, Lori grew up in the Puget Sound area. In her work as a realtor, Lori is passionate about ensuring satisfaction in […]

Ronny Tome: Fintech Entrepreneur

Ronny Tome: Fintech Entrepreneur

There are many who want to start a business, but few who want to start something more. Ronny Tome is one of the few by creating his own cryptocurrency. To start such an endeavor takes a great deal of perseverance and courage. It also requires an impenetrable entrepreneurial spirit. Ronny knew he wanted to become […]

Ben Soccodato: Financial Planner

Ben Soccodato: Financial Planner

Ben Soccodato is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional at Barnum Financial Group, located in Westchester, NY. With more than 14 years of experience in financial planning, Ben uses his expertise to teach financial literacy to Fortune 500 employees. Ben takes pride in his ability to break down difficult financial concepts and explain them in a […]

Jeremy Vaa: Founder and CEO of Green Light Student Travel

Jeremy Vaa: Founder and CEO of Green Light Student Travel

Jeremy Vaa is an experienced educator and founder of Green Light Student Travel. His experience inside and outside of the classroom has helped him aid students in learning more about the world around them.  Before starting Green Light Student Travel in 2006 Vaa worked as a social studies teacher at La Colina Junior High School […]

Erik Ledin: Trainer And Consultant

Erik Ledin: Trainer And Consultant

Erik Ledin is an experienced trainer and consultant from Ontario, Canada. Erik has dedicated his life to helping his clients reach their fitness- and nutrition-based goals, guiding them to change not only their physical lifestyle, but their mental perspective on health and happiness. By redefining success and tailoring his approach to each client’s unique needs […]

Christopher Fagon On Technology Reshaping The Film Industry

Christopher Fagon On Technology Reshaping The Film Industry

Based in Los Angeles, California, Christoper Fagon broke into the film industry by breaking out of his uncle’s shadow. As the nephew of Alfred Fagon, a renowned black British playwright, Christopher has built his legacy in the industry. Before moving to Los Angeles, Christopher worked in Silicon Valley, building computer networks. But he didn’t feel […]

Michael Ralby: Financial Executive

Michael Ralby: Financial Executive

As a father, leader, advisor, salesman, and financial professional, Michael Ralby has cultivated his skills in meaningful, influential ways. Located in Boca Raton, Florida, Michael’s career has spanned several decades and has granted him proficiency in a number of financial markets. Presently, he has shifted his work to focus on more of a client-facing, consulting […]

Frank Costanzo: Education Professional

Frank Costanzo: Education Professional

Sometimes a brief encounter can change your life. This is what happened to Frank Costanzo. While working as an Associate Packaging Engineer at the Schick Razor Company in Milford (CT), Frank worked part-time at an after school program in New Haven. It was this job that changed his career path from engineering to education. Some […]

Charles Licastro: Owner Of Ace Kitchens & Baths

Charles Licastro: Owner Of Ace Kitchens & Baths

Charles Licastro of Morristown, NJ is a home renovation expert with decades of experience. Growing up in a family full of builders and masons, this industry has always been a part of Charles’s life. From a young age, he was fascinated by the ability to transform a home into a work of art. During high […]

Eric Hulsman: President at Jay Holdings, Inc.

Eric Hulsman: President at Jay Holdings, Inc.

With over 30 years of experience in the real estate and business industries, Eric Hulsman has become a leader in his industry. Eric is currently the President and Managing Director of several of his residential, commercial and multi-family real estate holdings companies. Based in Alpharetta, Georgia, Eric Hulsman has opened a variety of businesses throughout […]