Innovator Stories: Creating Something from Nothing

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Seasoned executive with P&L responsibilities.
Date: 6/14/2019
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President of the America's for Media.net.
Date: 6/7/2019
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Sales and marketing executive with a 20-year track record.
Date: 6/3/2019
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Major League Baseball Consultant Al Ferrer.
Date: 2/19/2019 Hits/Views: 6,969
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Historical figure, born a slave, became entrepreneur.
Date: 2/14/2019 Hits/Views: 3,039
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Venture investor on her journey.
Date: 2/6/2019 Hits/Views: 3,641
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Music supervisor talks about music, tv & films.
Date: 1/28/2019 Hits/Views: 3,834
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Bad experiences as opportunities to learn from.
Date: 1/22/2019 Hits/Views: 2,647
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Bing Chen shares his three rules of job networking.
Date: 9/11/2018 Hits/Views: 5,481
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Finalist teams present an investor pitch to judges.
Date: 8/16/2018 Hits/Views: 6,128
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President and a founder of PayJunction.
Date: 7/9/2018 Hits/Views: 3,948
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American entrepreneur and investor Eytan Elbaz.
Date: 6/25/2018 Hits/Views: 16,508
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VP of Global Inside Sales for Cloudera.
Date: 6/22/2018 Hits/Views: 7,126
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Hans Swildens is the CEO and Founder of Industry Ventures.
Date: 6/20/2018 Hits/Views: 5,098
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Explore software as service in business.
Date: 6/6/2018 Hits/Views: 6,779
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Poker champion and author of Thinking in Bets.
Date: 5/15/2018 Hits/Views: 29,865
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Senior Vice President for Appfolio's MyCase.
Date: 5/8/2018 Hits/Views: 17,839
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Programmer, entrepreneur, author, free software advocate.
Date: 4/23/2018 Hits/Views: 31,005
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Leading her high-tech ventures from startup to IPO.
Date: 2/5/2018 Hits/Views: 34,360
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Going from the lab to $165M sale to Juniper Networks.
Date: 1/22/2018 Hits/Views: 73,019
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Inspiration for Partner.ly, experiential marketing agency.
Date: 1/15/2018 Hits/Views: 37,207
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Nurturing tomorrow's renewable energy titans today.
Date: 1/8/2018 Hits/Views: 50,244
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Going from a garage to a $1.5B LinkedIn acquisition.
Date: 1/1/2018 Hits/Views: 42,019
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Ideas and innovations from UCSB students.
Date: 10/2/2017 Hits/Views: 60,879
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Founder of Deckers Brands.
Date: 9/25/2017 Hits/Views: 20,368
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Creating a venture right out of school.
Date: 9/18/2017 Hits/Views: 23,776
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Online video pioneer.
Date: 9/11/2017 Hits/Views: 28,210
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Co-founder of A Place For Mom.
Date: 9/4/2017 Hits/Views: 45,963
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Conner on turning her love for writing into a PR firm.  
Date: 8/21/2017 Hits/Views: 52,104
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Making money at what he loves to do.
Date: 7/31/2017 Hits/Views: 54,000
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The creator of the xBox.
Date: 7/24/2017 Hits/Views: 46,572
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Tony Hawk's mentor, skateboarding legend & filmmaker.
Date: 7/17/2017 Hits/Views: 51,255
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A cook who became the Father of CGI & won an Oscar.
Date: 7/10/2017 Hits/Views: 42,266
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Early stage investor and entrepreneur.
Date: 3/6/2017 Hits/Views: 59,467
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General Partner at Upfront Ventures.
Date: 2/20/2017 Hits/Views: 65,192
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Former World Surfing Champion and entrepreneur.
Date: 2/13/2017 Hits/Views: 48,316
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Revolutionizing the delivery industry.
Date: 12/12/2016 Hits/Views: 71,825
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Music manager who is the founder of Atom Factory.
Date: 11/14/2016 Hits/Views: 76,551
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Student entrepreneurs present their business concepts.
Date: 10/24/2016 Hits/Views: 27,705
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Author and serial entrepreneur Aaron Ross.
Date: 10/10/2016 Hits/Views: 68,601
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Serial entrepreneur and founder talks to UCSB students.
Date: 10/3/2016 Hits/Views: 68,941
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Orfalea's business philosophy.
Date: 9/12/2016 Hits/Views: 71,437
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Long-time technology and business leader.
Date: 9/5/2016 Hits/Views: 75,448
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A look at the rapidly evolving technology marketplace.
Date: 8/22/2016 Hits/Views: 93,309
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Executive coaching expert Libby Gill.
Date: 7/4/2016 Hits/Views: 110,571
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PC and game industry pioneer.
Date: 6/20/2016 Hits/Views: 77,503
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Entrepreneur and educator with students at UCSB.
Date: 6/20/2016 Hits/Views: 68,741
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Executive, author, communicator, educator, and veteran.
Date: 6/20/2016 Hits/Views: 85,149
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President and CEO of Direct Relief.
Date: 6/13/2016 Hits/Views: 88,581
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Taking a business through the start up stage.
Date: 3/14/2016 Hits/Views: 118,684
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Entrepreneur and Upfront Ventures partner.
Date: 2/8/2016 Hits/Views: 129,478
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Lawyer for technology and life science industries.
Date: 2/1/2016 Hits/Views: 119,023
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25 years of executive management experience.
Date: 9/14/2015 Hits/Views: 229,177
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Advancing patient education.
Date: 9/7/2015 Hits/Views: 161,321
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CEO on his career in brands and marketing strategies.
Date: 8/31/2015 Hits/Views: 217,777
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How to thrive in life and in organizations.
Date: 8/24/2015 Hits/Views: 170,327
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Tech entrepreneur and investor on his career.
Date: 8/17/2015 Hits/Views: 171,153
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Serial entrepreneur and startup CEO.
Date: 8/10/2015 Hits/Views: 169,592
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Part 1 of new business competition at UCSB.
Date: 8/3/2015 Hits/Views: 268,863
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Women tech executives on the field.
Date: 7/27/2015 Hits/Views: 168,943
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Young entrepreneurs on their ventures since graduating.
Date: 7/20/2015 Hits/Views: 134,511
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Skateboard builder and pioneer, George Powell.
Date: 7/13/2015 Hits/Views: 167,986
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Venture capitalist speaks to students at UCSB.
Date: 7/6/2015 Hits/Views: 184,999
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Angel investor discuses his career with UCSB students.
Date: 3/9/2015 Hits/Views: 185,329
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Founder of successful companies.
Date: 3/2/2015 Hits/Views: 206,981
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VP of Corning discusses his career.
Date: 2/23/2015 Hits/Views: 168,467
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President of cloud-based construction software provider.
Date: 2/16/2015 Hits/Views: 162,874
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Entrepreneur describes his career.
Date: 2/9/2015 Hits/Views: 192,644
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The people who created the computer and the Internet.
Date: 2/9/2015 Hits/Views: 160,846
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Teacher turned principal.
Date: 2/2/2015 Hits/Views: 44,978
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Miles Beckett on his entrepreneurial journey.
Date: 10/20/2014 Hits/Views: 250,136
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Barrie Bergman on growing ethical companies
Date: 10/13/2014 Hits/Views: 201,130
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Finalist teams present their investor pitches. Part 2
Date: 9/8/2014 Hits/Views: 270,375
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Finalist teams present their investor pitches. Part 1
Date: 9/1/2014 Hits/Views: 266,184
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Former LinkedIn executive.
Date: 8/25/2014 Hits/Views: 212,150
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Brett Caine on his experiences with Citrix and others.
Date: 8/18/2014 Hits/Views: 231,357
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Dan Burnham, retired Chairman and CEO of Raytheon Company.
Date: 8/4/2014 Hits/Views: 250,436
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Brett Queener started his career at salesforce.com
Date: 6/16/2014 Hits/Views: 318,530
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A company that makes a portable oxygen concentrator.
Date: 6/2/2014 Hits/Views: 268,916
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Experiences of digital advertising and technology.
Date: 3/31/2014 Hits/Views: 220,141
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Emilio De Soto, designer of apparel and technical fabrics.
Date: 3/24/2014 Hits/Views: 263,440
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Sales industry experts visits UCSB
Date: 3/17/2014 Hits/Views: 214,866
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Robert Abbott, Gen. Partner at Norwest Venture Partners.
Date: 3/10/2014 Hits/Views: 246,416
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Global CEO of Accuen Media,
Date: 3/3/2014 Hits/Views: 280,724
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Comedian Bill Grundfest on doing what you love.
Date: 1/13/2014 Hits/Views: 81,304
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CEO of company specializing in call marketing automation.
Date: 12/9/2013 Hits/Views: 327,815
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Loren Bendele is the CEO and co-founder of Savings.com.
Date: 12/2/2013 Hits/Views: 227,764
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Serial entrepreneur on new venture firm.
Date: 11/25/2013 Hits/Views: 205,536
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eCommerce professional Mark Douglas.
Date: 11/18/2013 Hits/Views: 181,332
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Chandra Krintz on open source cloud platform.
Date: 11/18/2013 Hits/Views: 181,795
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CEO of Tradesy on her career.
Date: 11/4/2013 Hits/Views: 429,758
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Bryan Coryat discusses his entrepreneurial career.
Date: 10/28/2013 Hits/Views: 307,746
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Innovation and innovation leadership.
Date: 10/21/2013 Hits/Views: 156,273
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Students present business plans.
Date: 10/14/2013 Hits/Views: 152,178
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Students present business plans.
Date: 10/7/2013 Hits/Views: 275,124
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Emmy-nominated producer on his career path.
Date: 4/8/2013 Hits/Views: 376,224
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Founder of media company and talent management firm.
Date: 4/1/2013 Hits/Views: 248,144
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Selling a computer mouse that looks like a golf-club head.
Date: 3/25/2013 Hits/Views: 270,409
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Tips from a young CEO.
Date: 3/11/2013 Hits/Views: 470,155
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Founder of Resumator.
Date: 3/4/2013 Hits/Views: 290,754
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Founder of Industry Ventures.
Date: 2/25/2013 Hits/Views: 412,269
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Pioneer in online education
Date: 11/5/2012 Hits/Views: 232,159
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CEO on running a cloud in-house.
Date: 10/29/2012 Hits/Views: 522,393
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Opportunities in online advertising.
Date: 10/22/2012 Hits/Views: 475,710
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Students present business plans.
Date: 10/15/2012 Hits/Views: 1,319,227
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Technology impacting the ability to live the "good life."
Date: 10/8/2012 Hits/Views: 127,480
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President and CEO of Citrix Systems.
Date: 10/8/2012 Hits/Views: 672,730
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Are social networks like the human brain?
Date: 10/1/2012 Hits/Views: 296,183
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Creating a socially responsible entrepreneurial company.
Date: 4/16/2012 Hits/Views: 309,256
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Maximizing opportunities to attract and secure funding.
Date: 4/9/2012 Hits/Views: 423,884
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Jason Nazar on entrepreneurship.
Date: 3/19/2012 Hits/Views: 503,216
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Tips on how to cope with challenging life circumstances.
Date: 3/12/2012 Hits/Views: 273,692
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CEO/start up entrepreneur Seth Epstein. (Adult language)
Date: 3/5/2012 Hits/Views: 322,822
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Byers on the experiences that shaped his evolving career.
Date: 12/5/2011 Hits/Views: 231,139
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The legal needs of tech starts ups.
Date: 11/28/2011 Hits/Views: 242,485
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Jeff Sandefer on the future of entrepreneurship.
Date: 11/28/2011 Hits/Views: 151,550
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Leveraging technology to optimize infrastructure.
Date: 11/21/2011 Hits/Views: 224,723
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Finalists vie for cash prize to launch a company.
Date: 10/31/2011 Hits/Views: 208,055
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Brett Billington on entrepreneurship.
Date: 10/10/2011 Hits/Views: 111,870
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Venture capitalist on technology opportunities.
Date: 10/3/2011 Hits/Views: 217,038
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Changes in how energy is produced.
Date: 8/22/2011 Hits/Views: 59,133
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Creating and investing in technology companies.
Date: 8/15/2011 Hits/Views: 274,057
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What makes new technology startups appealing to investors.
Date: 8/8/2011 Hits/Views: 213,940
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Deepak Kamra on how he became a venture capitalist.
Date: 5/30/2011 Hits/Views: 304,230
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The challenges launching a web business.
Date: 2/21/2011 Hits/Views: 270,929
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10th Annual New Venture Competition at UCSB.
Date: 9/14/2010 Hits/Views: 227,091
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How to employ innovation in business.
Date: 9/13/2010 Hits/Views: 78,108
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The use of digital media in modern business.
Date: 9/6/2010 Hits/Views: 33,650
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Current business trends fro digital media.
Date: 9/6/2010 Hits/Views: 35,914
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Tim Westergren on his journey with Pandora.
Date: 8/30/2010 Hits/Views: 55,296
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Communication strategist John Davies on persuasion.
Date: 8/23/2010 Hits/Views: 76,317
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Kevin Surace on energy efficient buildings.
Date: 8/16/2010 Hits/Views: 123,795
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Rodney Ferguson on funding new entrepreneurial ventures.
Date: 8/9/2010 Hits/Views: 115,172
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Kara Swisher discusses digital business innovations.
Date: 8/2/2010 Hits/Views: 55,914
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Entrepreneurs on their professional journeys.
Date: 7/26/2010 Hits/Views: 132,623
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Mark Sylvester on social networks for business.
Date: 7/19/2010 Hits/Views: 119,945
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Calestous Juma on economic growth in developing nations.
Date: 7/12/2010 Hits/Views: 54,089
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Walmart executive shares ways to build your brand.
Date: 7/5/2010 Hits/Views: 118,170
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11th Annual New Venture Competition at UCSB.
Date: 5/14/2010 Hits/Views: 53,161
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Dennis Clegg & Ken Kosik Share Stem Cell Research Insights
Date: 11/23/2009 Hits/Views: 133,299
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Randy Churchill tackles VC Investment for 1st Q 2009
Date: 11/16/2009 Hits/Views: 76,489
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Kilpatrick's thoughts on new media/creative ventures
Date: 11/9/2009 Hits/Views: 101,845
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Michael Crandell on the uses of cloud computing
Date: 9/14/2009 Hits/Views: 159,055
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The excitement and challenges of starting a business
Date: 9/7/2009 Hits/Views: 161,903
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technology career insights
Date: 5/18/2009 Hits/Views: 106,027
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Oil and gas energy infrastructure
Date: 5/11/2009 Hits/Views: 114,542
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Tom Patterson discusses Web 2.0 and its applications
Date: 5/11/2009 Hits/Views: 142,833
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Entrepreneurship & Globalization
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 147,786
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insights into innovation, opportunity & value creation
Date: 4/27/2009 Hits/Views: 118,929
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Patrick Yam shares insights on the financial crisis
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 64,283
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Getting the right start with banks
Date: 9/29/2008 Hits/Views: 71,846
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Student New Venture competition.
Date: 9/22/2008 Hits/Views: 129,144
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New competitive spaces
Date: 9/15/2008 Hits/Views: 98,858
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Starting new technology venture.
Date: 9/8/2008 Hits/Views: 95,522
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the software industry, entrepreneurism and technology
Date: 9/1/2008 Hits/Views: 108,254
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Venture capital investing.
Date: 8/25/2008 Hits/Views: 93,649
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the emerging energy needs of our times,
Date: 8/18/2008 Hits/Views: 118,149
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Products and services for video, storage and information.
Date: 8/11/2008 Hits/Views: 59,869
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John Hartmann on new media entrepreneurship
Date: 8/11/2008 Hits/Views: 123,524
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Discussion of alternate fuel sources
Date: 10/22/2007 Hits/Views: 246,035
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discussion of alternate fuel sources
Date: 10/15/2007 Hits/Views: 214,144
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The use and technology of carbon-based fuels
Date: 10/8/2007 Hits/Views: 216,326
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opening addresses of the 2007 TMP Summit
Date: 10/1/2007 Hits/Views: 228,470
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Student teams compete in a business competition
Date: 7/9/2007 Hits/Views: 136,169
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raising capital for early stage companies
Date: 5/7/2007 Hits/Views: 163,098
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can innovation and entrepreneurship be taught?
Date: 5/7/2007 Hits/Views: 187,898
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Matt Simmons discusses energy options
Date: 3/12/2007 Hits/Views: 50,903
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New models for healthcare.
Date: 3/12/2007 Hits/Views: 182,614
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How to build a new venture.
Date: 3/12/2007 Hits/Views: 185,179
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Technology start ups.
Date: 3/5/2007 Hits/Views: 153,526
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Leadership in the military and business
Date: 3/5/2007 Hits/Views: 275,233
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Application of lab discoveries
Date: 3/5/2007 Hits/Views: 177,270
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Issues involving intellectual property
Date: 2/26/2007 Hits/Views: 203,269
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Virgil Elings on success in business
Date: 9/18/2006 Hits/Views: 1,699
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The world's energy needs.
Date: 9/4/2006 Hits/Views: 1,472
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The next wave of technology entrepreneurs
Date: 8/14/2006 Hits/Views: 1,557
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Early stage technology firms
Date: 8/7/2006 Hits/Views: 1,215
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Meeting short and long-term energy needs.
Date: 7/17/2006 Hits/Views: 424
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More efficient & renewable energy sources
Date: 7/3/2006 Hits/Views: 10,264
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More efficient and renewable energy sources
Date: 6/26/2006 Hits/Views: 1,411
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500 Million Dollar Innovations
Date: 6/19/2006 Hits/Views: 1,361
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Solar, wind & other energy sources.
Date: 6/12/2006 Hits/Views: 5,095
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Role of good people in start ups.
Date: 3/27/2006 Hits/Views: 38,481
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Building an innovative technology enterprise
Date: 2/13/2006 Hits/Views: 1,431
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Starting a company and selling a product.
Date: 2/6/2006 Hits/Views: 20,363
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Dan Burnham, Chairman and CEO of Raytheon Corp.
Date: 1/30/2006 Hits/Views: 10,831
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Technology Management Program: Joseph E. Nida
Date: 1/23/2006 Hits/Views: 4,027
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David Hofstatter, Co-Founder, President and CEO of CallWave, Inc.
Date: 1/16/2006 Hits/Views: 2,989
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Perception, persuasion & communications
Date: 1/16/2006 Hits/Views: 14,726
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Personal , political and economic freedom.
Date: 1/9/2006 Hits/Views: 4,664
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WIFI and smart security networks.
Date: 12/12/2005 Hits/Views: 2,733
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2005 TMP Business Plan Awards
Date: 11/28/2005 Hits/Views: 9,720
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Innovation strategist.
Date: 11/14/2005 Hits/Views: 88,848
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Nobel Prize winner on creativity and innovation.
Date: 11/7/2005 Hits/Views: 6,688
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Enterprise Software at UCSB.
Date: 10/31/2005 Hits/Views: 1,835
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UCSB's Technology Management Program
Date: 10/24/2005 Hits/Views: 886
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Technology Management Program: Materials
Date: 10/17/2005 Hits/Views: 911
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Experts on court decision.
Date: 10/17/2005 Hits/Views: 790
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Technology Management Program: Bio-Pharma
Date: 10/10/2005 Hits/Views: 1,637
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Stephen Cooperand Gale Wilson-Steele
Date: 10/3/2005 Hits/Views: 2,189
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