Julie Lenzer, Chief Innovation Officer at the University of Maryland
Julie Lenzer is currently the Chief Innovation Officer at the University of Maryland. In this role, she’s leveraging her national and international public and private sector experiences to drive innovation-based economic growth for the region.
Prior to that, Julie was appointed by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to lead the Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIE). In her capacity as Director of the OIE and as Sr Advisor to the Secretary, she drove programs and policies that support innovative economic development such as innovation-based entrepreneurship and regional innovation clusters. Prior to her appointment, Julie was the Executive Director of the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship (MCE) in Columbia, MD. She is also the co-founder of Startup Maryland and former CEO of the Path Forward Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, a nonprofit that helped women expand economic opportunity by starting and building growth-oriented businesses. An award-winning serial entrepreneur, Julie founded her first company, Applied Creative Technologies, Inc. (ACT), in 1995 as an IT solutions firm focusing on manufacturing operations and inventory control. With Fortune 500 clients, she grew the company to multi-millions in revenues, winning several national awards for workplace excellence. Through her 10-year leadership, ACT developed and commercialized ACTrax, a leading-edge production and warehouse management system, for which she negotiated the sale in 2005. Julie was recognized as one of 25 Women Who Mean Business by WBJ in 2019, 2014 Influential Marylander, 2013 Trailblazer in Technology, and as AT&T's Innovator of the Year in 2011. She received SmartCEO's BRAVA award in 2014, the Athena Award in 2004, and was named to Maryland's Top 100 Women 2005, 2008 and 2014 at which time she joined the Circle Of Excellence for sustained service to the community. She recently held a Top Secret clearance.
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Umar Hameed, Founder NeuroBoosterz App
Umar is the founder of . NeuroBoosterz is an app that gives you direct control over your mindset so you can decide how you feel and act in any situation. There is a better YOU inside YOU. NeuroBoosterz helps you get there.
Have you ever wondered why salespeople seldom see long-lasting improvement in their performance after attending sales training? I figured it out. In fact, this was the epiphany that started my company, every behavior has a belief that locks it in place. In order for salespeople to improve results, they have to change their underlying belief. Otherwise, they will never give up their old ineffective behaviors.
This is what sets me apart from other consultants and trainers:
Over 35 years of experience as a successful business and sales consultant
Over 16 years experience in changing human behavior using Neuroscience, NLP and Hypnosis
Keynote speaker at conferences in 14 countries
Author of 3 books including, “ “
My combination of business savvy coupled with neuroscience gives me the unique ability to create quick and lasting change. On this site, I share my neuroscience-based strategies and techniques to deliver immediate breakthroughs for salespeople and teams.
If you are ready to sell more and have a higher level of commitment, drive, and passion you have found the right guide.
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Tony Sciuto Recording Artist
Tony Sciuto's 1st song covered by Bay City Rollers in 1976 called “My Lisa”. Tony went on to be signed to EPIC Records in 1980 with the release of “Island Nights” which was Top 10 in Japan along with the title track single.
Wrote “Last Sound Love Makes” on Don Johnson’s “Heartbeat LP on EPIC 1986.
Wrote “Stronger Than The Wind” for Tina Turner on Capitol in 1989.
Also has written songs for B.J Thomas, Little River Band and Nigel Ollssen.
Performed in the Fictitious ABC TV FULL HOUSE band Jesse and the Ripper’s with John Stamos.
Joined Little River Band as a member and their Pianist from 1990-97.
Performed with PLAYER (Baby Come Back) in 1998-2001.
Tony still writes and performs and recently reunited with Jesse and the Rippers from FULL HOUSE (on the Late Show with Jimmy Fallon). Tony will also be releasing his Solo CD “Under the Radar” on the Vivid Sound Label in Japan this Fall. Tony Sciuto: “Music is a way of life, a passion, a great expression, a communication, and a GIFT from God”
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Rhonda Overby CEO & Board Director Of Camera Ready
Having long been deemed an “impact player”, Rhonda Overby takes a vested interest in achieving the “next level” and beyond. She and the Camera-Ready team EXPAND BRANDS via comprehensive Marketing, Public Relations, and Media Production services.
They reach target audiences via strategic campaigns online, on mobile, on TV, on radio, in print and in-person.
Expertise also includes Crisis Media, Media Training, Speech Writing, Media Buying, Design, Research, and Printing. ...achieving results on-time, on-budget, on point.
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Karl Nielson head of the experienced institute: NLP & Coaching Institut Berlin
Karl Nielson is an NLP master trainer with university degrees of a Ph.D., Psychology, and Sociology.
Karl is an author of 4 books, and he has done 7 teaching positions in various universities, one being in berlin.
he has done projects to which he has contributed scientific research towards.
Karl has had 14 achievements in NLP & coaching.
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