Dr. Shelley Prevost, co-founder and CEO of Torch, urges entrepreneurs to choose a path they are passionate about and continue to develop their vision even if met with adversity.
Derek Harp—Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of NexDefense, Inc., Director, Global Programs for ICS Security for the SANS Institute, Chair of the GICSP® Executive Steering Committee and all-around cybersecurity serial entrepreneur—recently outlined why he is a supporter of the Baker Donelson Cybersecurity Accelerator:
Bill O’Connor, CISSP, CIPP/US, attorney at Baker Donelson, recommends using a click-through model over browser app to relay terms and conditions to your users.
Alex Trapper, Partner/Designer of Compound, tells entrepreneurs to solve the problems that they have experienced first-hand.
Lisa Jennings, PhD, Founder and CEO of Cirquest Labs, explains the importance of knowing your long-term goals, exercising strong R&D efforts to back your product and confidently asking numerous professionals for advice.
Steve Zatechka, COO of US Biologic, urges entrepreneurs to focus on commercial applications after the R&D stage is complete.
Bill Kimberlin, Founder and CEO of MedX Publishing, compares starting a business to having a baby and recommends hiring people smarter than you to help your company grow.
Justin Daniels of Baker Donelson discusses why properly protecting your IP is essential when working with independent contractors.
Chad Riggs of St. Jude talks about the people and talent an entrepreneur should utilize to effectively start a business.