In Chapter 8 of 16 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, social media expert and Carrot Creative president Mike Germano shares how his growing small business is forcing management to revisit hiring strategy. Built upon hiring young passionate talent on potential, company growth now challenges management to reconcile aligning talent decisions with a company culture that meets team and client expectations. Germano is co-founder and president of DUMBO, Brooklyn based new media agency Carrot Creative. Before Carrot Creative, Germano ran for and was elected to public office in Connecticut. He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University.