Travis Shepard / CrossFit Remnant

Special Operations Officer with 14 years experience leading highly talented men on global rescue missions (Iraq, Africa, South America, etc). Travis possesses a global perspective, leadership and a unique skill set to transform and drive operational efficiencies within highly complex, multibillion-dollar environments. Continue reading

Dean Ruiz Fung-a-Wing / Kairos IoT

Creative & Technical Leader, Founder, Inventor, and Entrepreneur. He is a well-rounded leader having business experience in applied science and technology, commercial/residential financing, and professional arts. He is the current owner of a multi-state service company, Appliance Dean. Continue reading

Jeff Lignugaris / Northside Tool Rental

As a serial entrepreneur Jeff has launched, purchased, developed and sold a number of businesses in Atlanta. He has deep experience in managing projects, people and processes. He is passionate about being involved in the larger industries in which he participates. As a 4th generation Atlantan, and a 32 year resident of the inner city, Jeff is equally passionate about their local quality of life. Continue reading

Brian Borngesser / Gate City Brewing Company

Brian is a Metairie, Louisiana native, but after moves to Texas, Mississippi, and Tennessee (all before the age of 10) he finally made it to Georgia. Brian and his family moved to Roswell in 2009 and quickly fell in love with the community. Having always had a love for craft beer, Brian fondly recalls visiting Georgia’s first craft breweries more than 12 years ago Continue reading

Rich Simons / EDGE Business Systems

Rich Simons is a founding partner at EDGE Business Systems who helps growing organizations acquire office technology solutions, specifically copy-print-scan devices, custom for their business. Continue reading

Steven J. Rickman / YeahCmon.com

Atlanta Born (West End) lived in all 4 corners of the metro working at ASAirlines, Direct Salesman & Advertising , Bartender(RUPERTS), WRAS ALBUM88/Ga. State University. Started my career in 1994 On-Air at 96ROCK 1994-2006. Continue reading

Jamie Hillegass / GRITS Brewing

Jamie Hillegass is the co-founder of GRITS Brewing, and the big picture, crazy ideas person. She likes to “white board” (as she calls it) ideas to continue to build the brand and innovate. She has never met something she couldn’t paint. Her day job is in Organizational Development, focusing on HR Strategy and Process Improvement. Continue reading

Mark Galvin / ePresence, LLC

Mark Galvin, CEO and Founder of ePresence, LLC, is a personal social media expert with 30 years of business management and hotel industry experience. He specializes in blending technology, marketing, networking and social branding. Over the course of his hospitality career, Mark focused on developing leaders, sales people and strategic visions. Continue reading

Michael Baker / Baker Brothers Installation

Michael Baker is the CEO & President of Baker Brothers Installations. Executive leadership. Approves pricing, contracting and terms. Over 29 years’ experience in material handling integration, installations, and storage systems creation. Michael is the brain and spearhead for all project planning and implementation. Continue reading

Tony Horton / Founder of P90X & Tony Horton Life

Tony Horton is the master behind the best-selling fitness series: P90X®, P90X2®, 10-Minute Trainer®, his 30-minute dynamo P90X3® and the brand new “X” series prequel; P90, and his latest boot camp style workout 22 Minute Hard Corps. Tony is a word-class motivational speaker and author of the top selling books Bring It, Crush It, and the incredibly motivating The Big Picture. He has appeared on countless television and radio programs as a fitness and lifestyle expert and is sought after to appear at Fortune 500 corporate events, health and wellness expos, universities and over 50 military bases throughout the world. Continue reading