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Tune in as Jason Russell shares keys for entrepreneurs who want to build better culture and grow sustainably.

Live Broadcast | Thursday, May 30 | 12:30 pm ET

About This Event

Jason Russell is a serial entrepreneur, business leader, and managing partner of a leading small technology firm. His varied experience and years of successfully building companies from the ground up has given him insights into process, culture, cash flow, and more that can help your business. Tune in as Jason shares some of his keys to:

  • Identifying your core values and cultivating them in your business
  • How and why small companies like his – and yours – can pursue and win much larger clients
  • Developing company culture as you grow and identifying the right hires
  • Developing a relationship approach that generates consistent cash flow

About Our Guest

With more than 18 years’ experience in executive leadership, marketing, mobile technology and accelerating business value, Jason Russell brings a diverse background to his role as managing partner. Jason oversees the day-to-day operations of stable|kernel and draws from his entrepreneurial success to build client relationships and drive business development and growth. Prior to joining stable|kernel, Jason was one of four people on Big Nerd Ranch’s executive leadership team, and he also led business development and marketing efforts for BNR, where he was instrumental in its growth from seven employees in 2009 to more than 120 in 2014. In less than four years, he expanded the company’s app development services from strictly Cocoa to include iOS, Android, frontend web, backend web, design and project management. Jason’s oversight of the business development department saw revenues increase by a whopping 1,333 percent! Jason has worked with leading brands including Facebook, Spotify, Coca-Cola, Delta Airlines, LinkedIn, Google, Whirlpool, P&G, Honeywell, Owens-Corning, AT&T and many others. Before joining BNR, Jason was a serial entrepreneur, launching several Asian antique furniture boutiques in the Atlanta area. Prior to that, he founded a poker chip company, All-In Chips. His company’s chips were featured in major retailers like Nordstrom’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods and GolfSmith. Jason began his career in advertising, where he led media planning teams at global agencies BBDO, Fletcher Martin and Ogilvy.

About Our Host

Fran Tarkenton is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the College Football Hall of Fame, playing quarterback for the University of Georgia, the Minnesota Vikings, and the New York Giants during a record-setting career that took him to three Super Bowls. Since retiring from football Fran has had a successful and publicly recognized business career, building more than 20 companies (including during his NFL career). Today, Fran is a trusted spokesperson for small business in America, appearing as a small business authority with television, radio, and print journalists.