Business Rockstars Scale The Wall

Business Rockstars Scale The Wall

Anecdotes on Corporate Culture from Entrepreneurs and Industry Leaders.

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Business Rockstars Scale The Wall
  • Scale the Wall: Jack Wu - CEO of Nightingale Security Part 2

    Jack Wu is the CEO of Nightingale Security, a security service that uses autonomous drones to enhance or replace security guards for patrolling, surveillance, and response. Jack is a consumer Internet veteran with a background in application design and development with 18 years of startup and cor...

  • Scale the Wall: Ashvin Kumar - Start-up Advice and Motivation, Part. 02

    Tophatter CEO Ashvin_Kumar discusses Start-up advice and motivation.

    Scale The Wall is sponsored by Nasdaq Private Market.
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  • Scale the Wall: Michael Mondavi - Mondavi Family Wines

    Michael Mondavi, Co-Founder, Mondavi Family Wines, developing relationships, getting a mentor, and having integrity.

  • Scale the Wall: Craig Walker - Focus and Collaboration, Part. 01

    Dialpad CEO discusses hiring, firing, and staying focused.

  • Scale the Wall: Lisa Sugar - POPSUGAR Founder Part 1

    Lisa Sugar is the Founder & President of POPSUGAR, a global media and technology company, now the #1 lifestyle brand for young women. POPSUGAR helps women own their day, from providing great fitness, beauty and fashion tips to a delicious recipe to celebrity news to harder news about what is happ...

  • Scale the Wall: Jill Kinney - Reinventing a Business

    Jill Kinney, the Founder & Chairman of Active Wellness, is considered an industry leader in the world of health and fitness. In 1991, Jill founded Club One and built it into a $90 million business. She then launched Itrim in 2011, a Swedish designed weight loss and lifestyle improvement program. ...

  • Scale the Wall: Bill Clerico - 3 Tips for Entrepreneurs

    Bill Clerico is the CEO of WePay, a company that helps online platforms offer integrated payments processing under their own name, all without friction or fraud. Bill sits down with Thuy Vu and gives 3 tips for aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners. 1. Listen to your customers, 2. Invest in...

  • Scale the Wall: Nicole Farb - Taking the Leap into Starting A Business

    Nicole Farb of Darby Smart made the switch from Investment banking to the DIY Space. She talks about the frightening leap from a established, well-run company to starting a business based off of her passion and limited resources. Her background in investment banking made the transition to the sta...

  • Scale the Wall: Rene Lacarte - Why Company Culture Is Key

    A fourth-generation entrepreneur, Lacerte founded Bill.com is transforming how businesses pay and get paid. Rene discusses identifying problems and creating solutions, the importance of communication in business, the key to having the right team members, and why company culture is so important.
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  • Scale The Wall: Disqus CEO Daniel Ha - Characteristics Of Startup Culture Part 2

    Daniel Ha, CEO of Disqus, discusses his entrepreneurial journey and how he has overcome the obstacles of starting a business. Daniel explains why you should find a mentor for your startup, tips for entrepreneurs starting or growing their business, why the customer is key, and the importance of pr...

  • Scale the Wall: Lisa Sugar - Growing A Blog Into A Global Media Company

    Lissa Sugar is the Founder & President of POPSUGAR, a global media and technology company, now the #1 lifestyle brand for young women. She sits down with host, Thuy Vu, to tell the story of how she grew a blog into a global media company!

    Lisa talks about her book, POWER YOUR HAPPY: Work Hard,...

  • Scale the Wall: Justin Rosenstein - Workplace Culture

    Justin Rosenstein is the Co-Founder of Asana, the fast-growing work tracking app for teams. Asana is the easiest way for teams to plan, manage, and track their work—so everyone knows who’s doing what by when. It’s free to get started, simple to use and powerful enough to run your entire business....

  • Scale the Wall: Ben Simon - Staying Focused, Part. 01

    Co-Founder and CEO of Imperfect Produce discusses staying focused.

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  • Scale the Wall: Ludo Ulrich - Tips For Aspiring Entrepreneurs

    Ludovic Ulrich Head of Startup Relations at Salesforce helps startups become great companies by being customer and community-focused. Ludo discusses smart business apps using the latest and greatest technologies, why startups need to envision their company’s future, and how to get around the chal...

  • Scale the Wall: James Curleigh - Reinventing Your Brand

    Thuy Vu and JC talk challenges and hurdles that entrepreneurs face when running a business. Levi's once was the most loved and relevant lifestyle brand, but so much complexity and competition has popped up. How do you go back to that? How do you redefine your brand and reinvent yourself in order ...

  • Scale the Wall: Kelly Steckelberg - Important Traits For A CEO to Have, Part 1

    Kelly Steckelberg is the CEO of Zoosk, a dating app that uses Behavioral Matchmaking™ technology to connect millions of singles every day. Kelly had the tough job of turning Zoosk around after the company called off its IPO and transitioning into the CEO role after being the CFO of Cisco. Kelly d...

  • Scale the Wall: Craig Walker - Focus and Collaboration, Part. 02

    Dialpad CEO discusses hiring, firing, and staying focused.

  • Scale the Wall: Luke Schneider - CEO of SilverCar Part 1

    Luke Schneider, CEO of Silvercar, talks about starting and growing a business. "The biggest mistake set in motion my biggest success." His advice - you must have the vision and the conviction. Once you have those 2 things, you have to then n the resources to bring your idea about.

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  • Scale the Wall: Jessica Mah - Surviving The Dark Side of Entrepreneurship

    Jessica Mah, Founder/CEO of inDinero and serial entrepreneur, got the startup bug at an early age. Called the ‘Female Marc Zuckerberg’, she started coding when she was eight, sold website templates on eBay when she was twelve, and dropped out of high school early - because she got into UC Berkley...

  • Scale the Wall: Ishveen Anand - First Impressions in Business

    OpenSponsorship CEO Ishveen Anand sits with Thuy Vu to discuss overcoming obstacles and failures in business. She was included in the Forbes 30under30 sports list in 2015 and OpenSponsorship was named a finalist in the 2015 Sports Technology Awards. Ishveen talks being a woman entrepreneur. She s...

  • Scale the Wall: Christopher Golec - CEO of Demandbase, Part. 02

    Christopher Golec is the CEO of Demandbase, a platform that offers marketing and advertising technology that is transforming the way companies sell to other businesses (B2B). Chris has built three successful technology companies in the past 18 years. Chris explains why it is important for a good ...

  • Scale the Wall: Bruce Aust - Understand Your Needs

    Bruce Aust, Vice President of NASDAQ & President of the NASDAQ Entrepreneurial Center, talks the obstacles and challenges small businesses and entrepreneurs face. Getting the right talent and team is definetly one that Bruce highlights.

    Advice for raising money - "Understand your needs." You n...

  • Scale the Wall: Dawoon Kang - 3 Tips for New Entrepreneurs

    Dawoon cofounded Coffee Meets Bagel along with her sisters Arum and Soo. As COO & Head of Marketing, Dawoon oversees the company’s overall vision, strategy, branding, and marketing. Dawoon explains why her sisters started Coffee Meets Bagel and how their dating service empowers women. She also te...

  • Scale The Wall: Disqus CEO Daniel Ha - Characteristics Of Startup Culture Part 1

    Daniel Ha is the CEO of Disqus, a worldwide blog comment hosting service for websites and online communities that use a networked platform. Daniel started Disqus when he was 21 and the company now has hundreds of millions of users. Daniel discusses the characteristics of the startup culture, the ...