Meet Eric Emmert
Jul21

Meet Eric Emmert

Eric Emmert is a lobbyist at the Arizona Capitol, as well as one of the founders of Agenda Discovery, an online tool that sends you notifications when a government entity is going to discuss an issue of interest. The tool scans upcoming government agendas on a daily basis and alerts you when a topic of your choice is on an upcoming agenda before it is discussed, considered and voted. What part of Arizona do you call home? Ahwatukee....

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Meet Scott Donnell
Jul17

Meet Scott Donnell

Scott Donnell is the CEO of Anython Operations as well as Apex Fun Run Franchise. (They’re both under the same company.) He works hand-in-hand with their 37 licensees and franchisees. What part of Arizona do you call home? Arcadia. What was your very first entrepreneurial venture? Selling bead geckos in the 3rd grade to my friends and neighbors. I got suspended for hiring all of my friends at recess to make inventory. How did you come...

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Meet David Wachtel
Jul10

Meet David Wachtel

David Wachtel just launched MePlusMore, a subscription based application (SaaS platform) that creates a digital portfolio for use in the college and scholarship application process. The application allows the user to categorize the events on their electronic calendar, identify awards, achievements, leadership roles, and other accomplishments, and upload supporting digital content like pictures and videos. What part of Arizona do you...

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Meet Peter Helms
Jul03

Meet Peter Helms

Peter Helms is the founder and CEO of ZipSit, an app that helps parents find babysitters and manage childcare services. What part of Arizona do you call home? Arcadia. What sparked an initial interest in tech? I’ve always been fascinated with how certain technology can make people’s life more efficient, and in the same vein, if used in the wrong way, can make people’s life less efficient. The latter drives me crazy. What was your very...

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Meet Kirk Morales
Jun19

Meet Kirk Morales

Kirk Morales is co-founder and CEO of Hyver, a SaaS platform that helps digital marketers implement end-to-end customer experience personalization. What part of Arizona do you call home? North Phoenix, just south of Desert Ridge off of the 101. Moved into this neighborhood 16 years ago, with a 4 year break while attending ASU and living in Tempe. What sparked an initial interest in tech? I’ve been in “tech” ever since I was 3 years...

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