Julie Hession is cookbook author based in Las Vegas, Nevada. Previously, she founded Julie Anne's All Natural Granola Company. Hession has developed her career by food blogging, cooking contests, and starting fine food companies.
Jon Kolko is a designer and educator based in Austin, Texas. He is currently Vice President of Consumer Design at Blackboard, joining the company via its acquisition of myEdu, a startup focused on helping college students succeed and get jobs. Kolko is also the Founder and Director of the Austin Center for Design.
Michael Margolis is an educator and storyteller based in New York City. Margolis is the founder and president of Get Storied, an education and publishing platform dedicated to teaching the world how to think in narrative.
Jullien Gordon is a Business Coach based in New York City. He helps Americans D.R.E.A.M. awake in the midst of an economy where the American dream is fading. D.R.E.A.M. means having one's Desired Relationships Employment And Money.
Nina Godiwalla is an expert on diversity, leadership and women in the business world. She is CEO of Mindworks, which provides leadership, stress management, and diversity training to companies all over the world. She is also a bestselling author and public speaker.
Bijoy Goswami is a Leadership Philosopher in Austin, Texas. He builds models that help individuals and organizations unlock potential, sharing them via books, community, film, lectures, music, and websites.
Cathy Erway is an author, writer, and healthy food advocate living in New York City. Her food blog, "Not Eating Out in New York" inspired her first book, the memoir "The Art of Eating In: How I learned to Stop Spending and Love the Stove."
Scott Gold is an author and freelance writer living in New Orleans.
Rachel Lehmann-Haupt is a book author and journalist based outside San Francisco. Her company, Lehmann-Haupt Media, writes and produces media projects and experiences on science, social trends, lifestyle, health, and memoir.