MM42 - Oliver Wellington : Founder at Headliner

MM42 - Oliver Wellington : Founder at Headliner

Oliver always knew that he was going to be an entrepreneur. Upon completing his MBA, he played a pivotal role in creating the content recommendation platform nRelate. At its peak, nRelate was able to generate over 6 billion page views a month. The platform was eventually acquired by Ask.com.

Oliver left nRelate in 2015 and founded SpareMin with some of his old business partners. SpareMin is currently focused on growing its video editing web-app Headliner. The app was designed with a simple goal in mind: help audio content creators produce videos that they can share on social media.

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MM41 - Samantha Kris: Founder of the Bossing Up Movement

MM41 - Samantha Kris: Founder of the Bossing Up Movement

Samantha Kris is an author, speaker, success coach, and the founder of the Bossing Up movement. If you haven’t heard of the movement, Bossing Up is all about helping people find their inner boss and enabling them to achieve their dreams of success.

After climbing the corporate ladder at a rapid pace, Samantha realized that her true strength stemmed from her ability to set goals. Being someone who loves building communities and interacting with others, she decided to become a success coach in order to help entrepreneurs build and grow their businesses.

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MM40 - Jon Kaplan : Founder at Burnbud

MM40 - Jon Kaplan : Founder at Burnbud

Jon is an architect turned entrepreneur. In 2017, he took a leap of faith and started his own company: Burnbud. The Burnbud is an all-in-one smoking accessory that was designed to be sleek, compact, and convenient. What’s fascinating about Jon’s story is that he has always been involved in every aspect of his business. He worked on everything from the original product design to the current sales strategy.

Jon now spends most his time on growing the Burnbud brand through marketing. His unique approach to branding has peaked the interest of many companies that are hoping to hire him as a consultant. Using the Burnbud as his first success story, he is now working on establishing himself as a reputable brand strategist.

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MM39 - Kathleen Elie : Founder at ConsciousNChic

MM39 - Kathleen Elie : Founder at ConsciousNChic

Kathleen has always been passionate about clothing. After working in fashion for many years, she began to notice that many injustices had become common place in the industry. Instead of turning a blind eye, she decided to seek and embrace brands that implemented both ethical and sustainable practices. She decided to document her journey by starting her own blog: ConsciousNChic.

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MM37 - Andrew Nguyen: Founder at The O Agency & BYOB live

MM37 - Andrew Nguyen: Founder at The O Agency & BYOB live

Andrew’s story serves as a reminder that the American Dream is still alive and well. Born into an immigrant family, he has always been expected to achieve great things while having minimal access to resources. At age 17, he had a major disagreement with his parents and was left homeless. Instead of giving up, Andrew decided to take full control of his destiny so that he could reach his goal of being a successful businessman.

At under 30, Andrew has already built a 7 figure agency called “The O Agency”. The agency helps athletes, celebrities, and entrepreneurs stand-out through personal branding. He also co-authored a book and is currently working on a new project called BYOBlive.

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