Really Smart Entrepreneurs
Episode 569 | Broadcast: April 30, 2016
Walter O’Brien’s hacker name was “Scorpion,” and part of his life is now a TV program. As founder of ConciergeUp, his team handles some pretty amazing assignments. Russ interviews a really smart entrepreneur. In our vignettes: Karen Love hosts Savage Brands’ Bethany Andell; Leisa interviews Dermalogica’s Jane Wurwand; and Robin Tooms visits with Lisa Gagnon from the 2017 Houston Super Bowl Host Committee.
He founded Scorpion Computer Services when he was 13 years old, eventually hiring a team of experts to work with clients globally and working with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in a “rent-a-brain” capacity. Russ has an intriguing interview with a genius.
BusinessMakers Thought Leaders
She boot-strapped her start-up, manufactured her own products and now trains and ships to more than 80 countries. Leisa Holland-Nelson interviews skin therapist Jane Wurwand, founder of U.K. skincare company Dermalogica.