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Gerald D. Vinci – Marketing Consultant, & Entrepreneur

Gerald D. Vinci - Owner of Vinci Designs and Founder of Steps to Self-Employment

ey everyone! Welcome to my website Steps to Self-Employment and thanks for visiting my bio page! This website has been a passion project for me since 2013 and I’m so thankful to everyone who has helped make it a reality. So let me give you some background information. Let’s get the professional stuff out of the way. I am the owner of a successful marketing and design firm Vinci Designs LLC, established in 2005. Our …

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Alen Paule Silverstein – The Serial Entrepreneur

len Paule is currently an active President & Founder of Talentrackr,, a recuitment automation technology solution based in India & New York City. Additionally, Mr. Silverstein consults with new entrepreneurial ventures to structure operations as well as develop significant new revenue opportunities. Mr. Silverstein has been a serial entrepreneur for the past 25 years founding companies focused on new technology and developing trends in the global marketplace. He has successfully led a company from inception …

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Darla Marx – Author & Screenwriter

elcome, my name is Darla Marx and I am an author/screenwriter residing in the suburbs of Houston Texas. I began my journalism career in East Texas as a photographer for the Panola County Post. In the early years when I wasn’t shooting Friday night football games I was in the darkroom developing large sheets of film which would later be stripped by hand while standing over a light table and then processed by burning the …

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Dawn Mentzer – Freelance Writer & Solopreneur

awn Mentzer is a freelance writer based in Lancaster County, PA. She specializes in website, blog, and social media content – and works on a variety of other projects as well. With a professional background that includes marketing, customer service, product development, project management, and business mentoring, she brings diverse experience and perspective to every blog post and every project. On her “The Insatiable Solopreneur” blog, Dawn shares practical tips and insight with all who …

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Dave Ramacitti – Small Business Author & Blogger

he director of a local small business development center once introduced Dave to a workshop audience this way: “Dave is so positive and upbeat about the opportunities for small business that it could be raining manure and he’d be telling people to start mushroom farms.” Dave loves talking about marketing! His energetic and enthusiastic style comes through in his books, his blog, and in his presentations. His approach is always practical, down to earth, and …

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Debbie Ruston – The Success Educator

s founder of The Success Educator, I believe in taking an active stand for true human potential, and have studied personal development/positive thinking, leadership, personal responsibility and brain functionality since 1984…. I have been a successful entrepreneur and international trainer, since 1986 and have spent my career helping individuals discover their limitations and overcome them, which has been extremely rewarding. We offer a Multi-Award winning, accredited Entrepreneurial Leadership curriculum. The curriculum has been awarded a …

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John White – Contracting & Construction

ohn White began his construction career in 1982 when he joined Local 46 Metallic Lathers and Reinforcing Iron Workers. During his 10 years with the Union he quickly ascended the ranks and was a foreman on many jobs throughout lower New York State. If you’ve driven on an overpass bridge in Westchester, NY, chances are that John White had a hand in its construction. John moved to R&L Construction in 1993 to work on various …

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Melondy Neal – Author & Publisher

elondy Waldrup Neal has a very diverse background. She is an educator, a counselor, a writer, a poet, a published author and entrepreneur. After relocating to Pensacola, FL from Lewisville Arkansas during the early 90’s, she instantly because an active member in the community, serving as a Board member for Pace Center for Girl. She was a member of Escambia County Gang Task Force and Co-founded the Truman Arms Youth Drill Team. In addition to …

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Michele Christensen – Speaker & Strategist

ichele Christensen is a speaker, strategist and champion for solopreneurs. Her mission is to help people use their talents and skills to help others in a simple, agile, one-person business. She writes regularly about solopreneur businesses on her own blog, guest blogs for other blog owners and is the author of the book “Is a Solopreneur Business Right for You?” and the business-building system “The ABC’s of a Successful Solopreneur Business.” Michele began her career …

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Ryan Coté – SEO Guru & Marketing Expert

come from a family of entrepreneurs. My grandfather’s brother started our direct mail marketing family business, The Ballantine Corporation, in 1966. Since that time, my grandfather, father, uncle and brother have joined in to help grow the company. I jumped on board in 2003 as Director of Marketing. I also have two other main ventures that I’m in the process of growing. The first is an SEO service I started geared specifically towards small businesses …

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Scott Heydt – Educational Consultant

cott Heydt is the Founder and President of RefinED Character, an educational consulting company specializing in social emotional learning for preK-12 & collegiate communities. Scott is an experienced educator with over 8 years in the classroom and 3 years as an educational consultant with Thom Stecher and Associates. Trained in Responsive Classroom principles and committed to whole child education, Scott teaches several courses through Neumann University including: The Reality of Bullying and Hazing in Schools; …

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