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As a kid I had several jobs; babysitting, junior camp counselor, lifeguard, general labor at vet clinic (yes, pooper scooper) and the hardest job of all, detassling corn for a local farmer. I liked to be busy and it has always been rewarding to make your own money. The jobs I had as a kid […]

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Growing up in Indianapolis, Chris’ first kitchen gig at the local Sahms restaurant inspired his taste for a professional food career. After culinary school and college, he cooked for award winning restaurants in Chicago before celebrated chefs like Rick Tramanto and Gale Gand tapped Chris to open restaurants and create menus. In 2007, Chris and […]

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Growing up, entrepreneurism was not something that was instilled in my siblings or me. Hard work, however, was. As soon as we hit the minimum age requirements, bagging groceries, baking pizzas or re-racking pins at the bowling alley after school was practically mandatory.   It wasn’t until I attended my first Startup Weekend event in […]

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Growing up, my mom always told me I was “special.”  And let’s face it, when I heard that – I thought it was just her way of consoling me that I would always will be the only red-head in my class (keep in mind, I never called myself a red-head, always a strawberry-blonde).  Growing up, […]

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When I was seven, I would bring 15-20 avocados freshly picked from our tree to the country club every Sunday and sell them for a few dollars a piece. My dad was a businessman, and I must have learned my entrepreneurial drive from him. At that time in my life, we lived in Colombia, far […]

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ONE CLICK VENTURES Based in Greenwood, Indiana, One Click Ventures was founded in 2005 and has since grown rapidly to encompass a network of ecommerce brands.  Though currently concentrated in the discount fashion and travel spaces, the company is speedily expanding to other markets.  One Click Ventures is profitable and self-funded. One Click Ventures was […]

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As a child I was the oldest of eight children, and my mother did not have enough money to buy me the things I wanted, so she said that I needed to figure out a way to make money and buy it myself. I also had a difficult time, asking my mother for money because […]

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  In college I was the President of the S.I.F.E.  I recall where we went weeks and weeks without “deciding” what was going to be the best activity.  I got sick of waiting, took $20.00 to the grocery store bought honeybuns, bottled water, and 3 12packs of generic pop.  Then, outside of the College of […]

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January 1, 2010 DeveloperTown launched with a hand-selected team assembled to deliver cloud-based software-as-a-service and mobile solutions. The core idea behind DeveloperTown is to create an environment where technology craftsman work together to help startup clients design, build, and launch technology companies and products. Not only will DeveloperTown work with clients to help them launch, […]

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In a previous life I may have been a village matchmaker, corporate recruiter or an agent for movie stars. In this life, I make connections. While I have only had one indirect love connection (my friend, introduced my other friend, to her friend whom my friend ended up marrying…) I have made a connection for […]