Pryanka Bakaya

Priyanka Bakaya is the Founder and CEO at Renewlogy, a firm dedicated to renewing all types of waste. Renewlogy has three key initiatives through which it fulfills its core mission: Renewlogy Energy, Renewlogy Waste Zero, and Renewlogy Oceans. Through these initiatives, Renewlogy helps cities and companies meet their zero waste goals, prevent waste from entering…

Yscaira Jimenez

Yscaira Jimenez is the CEO of LaborX, the LinkedIn for the LinkedOut, linking people who are currently linked out of the knowledge economy to good jobs. As a talent marketplace, LaborX connects hiring managers to vocational, bootcamp, apprenticeship and community college graduates using predictive skill analytics and 3D resumes. Many of the programs we source…

Lindsay Stradley

Sanergy is an MIT spinout that produces fertilizer and other agricultural bi-products through providing safe, affordable sanitation in Africa. After winning the famous MIT $100K business plan competition, the co-founders of Sanergy relocated to Nairobi, Kenya to build the venture. Over the last several years the team has attracted a combination of prize, grant, equity,…

Claude Grunitzky

Claude Grunitzky is the founder of TRACE, a fast-growing media company which was successfully sold to a French investor group in 2010, and TRUE Africa, a media tech platform championing young African voices all over the world. In 2017, TRUE Africa was funded by Google’s Digital News Initiative. Claude was raised between Lomé, Togo; Washington,…

Ani Vallabhaneni

Sanergy is an MIT spinout that produces fertilizer and other agricultural bi-products through providing safe, affordable sanitation in Africa. After winning the famous MIT $100K business plan competition, the co-founders of Sanergy relocated to Nairobi, Kenya to build the venture. Over the last several years the team has attracted a combination of prize, grant, equity,…

Aman Advani

Aman Advani is Co-founder and CEO of Ministry of Supply, a clothing brand inventing a new category: Performance Professional – performance dress clothes. The company was founded in 2012 with the mission to incorporate fundamental engineering and performance principles into dress clothing staples, ultimately building a wardrobe that both looks good, and feels comfortable (think…

Diving into Entrepreneurship with Raman Saggu

Written by Samantha Costanzo Carleton Colleagues and friends had often remarked on Raman Saggu’s entrepreneurial streak, but she didn’t give those comments much thought until a chance encounter at a friend’s birthday party. Up until then, she had focused solely on an academic career. A British neuroscientist with a D.Phil. in Medical Sciences from the University...

How to Deliberately Build Your Self-Confidence

How often have you heard the phrase, "Confidence is key"? Whether pitching to investors or leading meetings with your team, the way you present yourself and your ideas can tip the scale. In this E-Seminar, John will discuss how self-confidence is a crucial component of building a business. Confidence can help us persevere and give...

How to Systematically Grow Your International Market

In this E-Seminar, Zach will discuss how to explosively build revenue and the value of a company by growing the international footprint systemically. Zach is a firm believer in the sales process, and that sales is an art and a science and isn’t something to be acted on impulsively or emotionally. Growing the international sales...

Andrew Radin

Andrew Radin is a co-founder of twoXAR, a biopharmaceutical company focused on efficient discovery and development of medicines. In 2019, he transitioned to a non-operating advisory role at twoXAR and he is currently based on the Island of O’ahu in Hawai’i. Prior to founding twoXAR, Andrew was co-founder at Thyme Labs, a consumer-facing mobile scheduling…