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Disruptive Entrepreneurs

Episode 593 | Broadcast: October 15, 2016

Disruptive technology, artificial intelligence, smart appliances, augmented reality, and “companies that don’t need anybody?” Featured Guest Blair Garrou rubs elbows with the future every day. You gotta hear this! In our vignettes: Jen hosts PKF’s Emily Smikal; Leisa chats with CompuCycle’s Kelly Hess; and Robin Tooms interviews Audrey Trevino, MD Anderson.

Featured Interview™

Blair Garrou - Mercury Fund

Russ is in front of a live audience at our DLS9 event to interview the wonderful Blair Garrou. As co-founder and managing partner of venture capital firm Mercury Fund, Blair gets up close and personal with early-stage technology firms that will one day affect our lives in ways we can’t even imagine. And he’s a great interview!

BusinessMakers Thought Leaders

Brandonomics from Savage - Audrey Trevino

Global branding with partners adds several levels of complexity that must be understood. Robin Tooms interviews Audrey Trevino, global branding manager at MD Anderson Cancer Center.

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Emily Smikal

Jen Lemanski chats with Emily Smikal, CPA, a tax manager with PKF Texas, about the importance of culture and people when evaluating career opportunities.

Women Mean Business - Kelly Hess

Determining your real success is a never-ending evaluation that is all about your employees: extraordinary advice from an extraordinary woman. Lisa Holland-Nelson chats with Kelly Hess, president and CEO of CompuCycle, an electronic recycling company.

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Blair Garrou

Russ is in front of a live audience at our Digital Leaders Series 9 event to interview the wonderful Blair Garrou.

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Alma Del Toro

Russ Capper visits with Alma Del Toro, Founder and President of Blue Bull Energy.

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