Aaron Hillegass was part of the most important merger of our lifetimes — he was working at NeXT Computer (where Steve Jobs was the CEO) when it was purchased by Apple. The merger gave Apple the talent and technology to become the powerhouse it is today. As an engineer, Aaron has worked on military, medical, and financial systems. He founded Big Nerd Ranch 17 years ago. Big Nerd Ranch is a leading consulting and training firm that specializes in mobile and other emerging technologies.
Jim Crone is the co-founder of Acru Insurance, an insurance strategy firm headquartered in Woodstock, GA. With more than 25 years of advanced insurance planning experience and working with clients on their Personal and Business Insurance planning needs, Jim has demonstrated his expertise in communicating simple and complex insurance solutions related to life, long-term care, disability insurance and annuities. His writing has been featured in both local newspapers as well as trade periodicals. Jim earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida majoring in Management where he also played baseball on a four-year scholarship, finishing his collegiate career as captain of the team. He holds a Series 6, 63 and 26. Jim has also obtained the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Certified Fund Specialist (CFS) designations and is a registered representative of The Strategic Financial Alliance.
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