Atlanta CEO

Pain and Innovative Disruption, August 25 #OBISeries

“Disruptive innovation” is what we all hope to bring to the marketplace through ideas, products and companies. Dr. Amy Baxter, an innovator in pain management and entrepreneur, is employing her low-tech product to disrupt the traditional approach to injections and positively impact public health.  Her research on pain, fear and health incorporates pain management as […]

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First U.S. CTO to Meet with CEOs

Aneesh Chopra, former (and first) U.S. Chief Technology Officer, will join the Atlanta CEO Council for an exclusive CEO only breakfast, July 9, beginning at 7:30 am. To request an invitation, please contact the Atlanta CEO Council. This is an invitation only event. As an Assistant to the President, he designed the National Wireless Initiative, […]

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Flashpoint Founder Merrick Furst on Building a Better Start-Up

As part of the Atlanta CEO Council thought leadership series, OneBigIdea, Merrick Furst delivered a talk on the idea behind what makes Flashpoint work. The talk and slides are contained in this 30-minute video.  Atlanta CEO Council OneBigIdea Series, May 19, 2014

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Merrick Furst: Entrepreneurs – Bold Visionaries or Bean Counters?

Are entrepreneurs bold visionaries who make their dreams a reality or bean counters who test and adjust details to fit their customer’s needs? Merrick Furst, Georgia Tech Distinguished Professor and founder of Flashpoint will share his unique approach to start up success as part of our OneBigIdea Series on May 19, 2014 at 5:45 pm. […]

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Grand Opening of JA Discovery Center

Great opening day for Junior Achievement Chick-fil-A Foundation Discovery Center. 500+ people in attendance, including many of the StArTLe sponsors. Dan Cathy, Clark Howard and others talked about the critical need to educate our students about entrepreneurship, business and financial literacy and the difference this new Center will make.   [print_gllr id=4389]

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