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The MapQuest Story

It’s not your traditional Silicon Valley story.  It’s not your typical Internet story.  Which makes it a better story to hear (and tell).

Starting Anything

New tech founder? Corporate innovation executive? Product manager, sales leader, small business CEO or you just want to build the first over 50 co-ed hockey league in the deep south?  I will inspire everyone to think differently about starting anything.

Startup Communities

Why Are Entrepreneurs & Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Important? What does this mean for my city?  What makes for a great ecosystem?  My framework is non-traditional and is backed up by science and hands-on experience.  Let me motivate you and your peers to adopt a new city-changing mindset.