Linda Brenner – Designs on Talent and Skillsify, Inc.
Linda Brenner is Founder and CEO of both Designs on Talent – an HR consulting firm – and Skillsify, Inc. – and HR technology firm. The firms leverage proprietary process improvement approaches and tools to help organizations improve hiring and retention results. Designs on Talent was started in 2004 and today boasts a client roster that includes Coca-Cola, L’Oreal, Linkedin, Chick-fil-A, Raytheon and Turner Broadcasting.
Prior to starting Designs on Talent and Skillsify, Linda Brenner spent her professional career in talent acquisition and talent management leadership roles with Gap, Pepsi and Home Depot. She attended undergrad and grad school at the University of Cincinnati and lives near downtown Atlanta with her family.
Moira Vetter – Modo Modo Agency
Moira Vetter is the founder and CEO of Modo Modo Agency, a strategic business-to-business marketing firm that has won over 125 awards in its first 5 years. Modo Modo, Moira’s second entrepreneurial venture, was Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2010 Second Fastest Growing Women-Owned Business. The firm, which has since grown another 130%, has offices in Atlanta and Los Angeles.
Moira began her career 25 years ago in technology and healthcare before moving to the agency world. In that time she has helped more than 170 businesses with well over 200 products and services define, launch, grow and even divest of their ventures.
She serves on the Executive Advisory Board and is Past President of the Atlanta Chapter of the America Marketing Association. She is a member of the Leadership Atlanta Class of 2013 and serves on the Georgia Department of Education’s Marketing Cluster to help develop marketing curriculum for Georgia High School students. She was a featured Entrepreneur in the 30th Annual Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education, was a featured speaker at the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance and is a guest entrepreneurship blogger for Frazier & Deeter. Moira published her first book: AdVenture, An Outsider’s Inside View of Getting an Entrepreneur to Market in May 2013.
Personal Linked In: www.linkedin.com/in/moiravetter/
Company Twitter: https://twitter.com/modomodoagency
Company Website: www.modomodoagency.com
Book Page on Amazon: http://amzn.to/1iyjcy4
John Masters – John Masters CPA
John Masters is a CPA, Attorney at Law and Registered Investment Advisor practicing in Atlanta, Georgia. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business (now known as Booth Graduate School of Business) where he received his Master of Business Administration degree. He also earned his Juris Doctor Degree and became a member of the Georgia Bar. He previously earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He was employed by Lockheed Martin in the Structural Fatigue Test Group while a student at Georgia Tech, then became a Field Engineer with Hewlett Packard selling computer systems to the educational community in the mid-western United States. After returning to north Atlanta he began his practice in accounting, law and portfolio management. His business activity includes accounting, tax and investment centric work. He represents taxpayers and businesses with respect to tax planning and preparation, gift and estate planning, tax controversies, portfolio management, and handling a variety of business problems for clients. John is an active member of the Civil Air Patrol, the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accounts, the Atlanta and Georgia Bar Associations, and other organizations. John is currently a member of the Audit Committee of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and a serves as a Member at Large of the Society’s Council.