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Hip To The Skippy – The Altman Family Business Model And CoolZips

Where am I? Where am I going? What am I doing? Until you’re brain dead, these questions will spur moments of anxious reflection in all our lives, whether you’re a philosopher, entrepreneur, or tollbooth attendant. Lauren Altman’s knew her answer: IBEOn–I be on the beach, I be on the slopes, I be on the road to creating something great.” She asked her family if they caught her drift. They did, and IBeOn LLC was born.   The...

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The Healthcare Entrepreneur Who Bootstrapped Her Startup To $50 Million

Alexandra Drane is an extraordinary example of a serial entrepreneur. She took one of the most important industries and introduced it to the world of IT.  Now, she has four successful healthcare ventures under her belt, including  Eliza Corporation, the bootstrapped healthcare site that now brings in over $50 million in revenue a year. This is her amazing story.     The Entre-parents Alexandra grew up near Boston with two...

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CheckMate Mobile Founder Robert A. Rositano On Kicking Ass In Business

For some, working along side family might prove too challenging of an experience, especially in a startup environment. However, I’ve spoken with several successful entrepreneurs who have mentioned family as one of many key elements in their success. With over 20 years experience in entrepreneurship, brothers Robert A. Rositano, Jr. and Dean Rositano fit neatly within this category of founders using the partnership as a strength....

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Fostering The Entrepreneurial Spirit With Stu McGowan, Entrepreneur OG

My dad, Stu McGowan, is the OG of entrepreneurs. He started his own video production company when he was still in college, ran that for 25 years and then totally switched gears and went into rehabbing houses about 10 years ago. For my entire life I’ve watched my dad work his ass off all day and night, creating two really successful businesses and raising seven kids along the way.   Five out of those seven kids are now...

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