Entrepreneur Spotlights

Negotiating the Deal: Interview with Scott Vachon

With more than 16 years of experience in office furniture, we help our customers save money with new and used blended solutions. In our 50.000 square feet showroom, you will find hundreds of cubicles, chairs, desks, filing cabinets, office suites, and accessories ready to go. Whether you are outfitting a…
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The Photo Studio of Your Dreams: Interview with Jeanette and Joshua Johnson

Joshua and Jeanette Johnson are the founders of Wall Crawl, a photo studio concept in downtown Orlando. Joshua is a lifelong entrepreneur whose past projects include work on Sunrail, Rethink Homelessness, the National Entrepreneur Center, Instagram accounts @lakeeola and @orlandokingcobra, and professor of Entrepreneurial Marketing at UCF. Jeanette is the…
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The $400k Tweet: Interview with Founders Justin and Jordan

Justin Mitchell and Jordan Walker have been partners in some exciting tech-based endeavors such as their app development company, SoFriendly, and their latest project, YAC.  Justin and Jordan share their experiences developing YAC such as receiving an investment offer of $400,000 through Twitter and gaining investors without yet having a…
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Dial a Doctor: Interview with Mark D. Gebhardt

Mark is a thirty-plus year veteran of the financial services industry. A true industry entrepreneur with broad-based experience in healthcare, marketing, product development, technology and distribution with responsibilities for the conception, planning and implementation of all marketing activities. Mark has authored numerous articles for industry trade publications on sales, marketing,…
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Take a Reset: Interview with Charlie Lewis

Charlie Lewis is the founder and CEO of BlueWave Resource Partners and by hobby, a seed investor in the local tech community. His company BlueWave works with venture capital and private equity backed companies that are in high growth to assist with recruiting and talent acquisition. He is also an…
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The Hand You’re Dealt: Interview with Melody Montgomery

Coming from a ‘nonlinear’ career path, Melody found herself wanting to find purpose with her work, while balancing a stable family and life schedule.  Finding Two Maids & A Mop, founded by Ron Holt in 2003, gave Melody the perfect way to fulfill her entrepreneurial spirit, spend time with her…
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Printing Ideas: Interview with Andy Tran

Andy Tran is the founder and CEO of Millebot Inc., a modular digital-manufacturing platform. He describes himself as being a keen observer, utilizing his skillset to provide unconventional solutions to contemporary challenges.  His team converts ISO shipping containers into mobile digital-manufacturing systems. The machine has the potential to disrupt the…
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Technology You Ingest: Interview with Harry Travis

Harry J. Travis is an accomplished senior executive with over 25 years experience in all aspects of pharmaceutical distribution channel management. He has held senior leadership positions with Baxter Healthcare, Cardinal Health, Accredo/Medco and Aetna. At Aetna, he held the position of vice president of the Aetna Specialty Pharmacy, and…
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How To Spot Trends: Interview with Matt Certo

Matt Certo serves as CEO & Principal of Findsome & Winmore, an Orlando, Florida-based digital marketing agency. Originally called WebSolvers, the company’s first client was his alma mater, Rollins College. Matt built the college’s first website out of his dorm room in 1995 at the age of 19. Since then,…
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Being A Kid-Preneur: Interview with Lillie Wilson

Lillie is an author, sales consultant, student, and philanthropist.  She is 6 years old and now that she graduated kindergarten she is going to work and helping dad with his business. Some of the questions she answers during the interview: How do you write a book? How do you stay organized?…
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