Welcome to Founded Connect! A place where our local resource providers at Raleigh Founded and our members can connect! In these episodes, our RF resource providers here in the Triangle will talk about their services, provide valuable insight, and answer frequently asked questions regarding their area of expertise for the entrepreneurial community. Looking for something specific? Check out each episode description to learn more about the providers and their specialty area! See what makes our community at Raleigh Founded so valuable.
Founded Connect: Consultant, Coach, and Continuing Education Teacher Erin Gallimore
This episode introduces you to a leadership coach with a unique background and perspective as an engineer and past science teacher- meet Erin Gallimore! Erin works hand-in-hand to help develop future leaders and employees with real world experience and expertise. Erin is a ball of energy and has great insight and passion in regards to future leaders and workplace culture. Check out this episode and reach out to Erin if your team is in need of an overhaul or you are in need of CE’s.
Erin Gallimore on Linkedin
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Founded Connect: David Mierke, Salesforce
Meet David Mierke. David comes to Raleigh by way of the midwest, currently employed with Salesforce and also having worked as a Professor- he has a passion for entrepreneurship! In particular, David loves a good accelerator program and recently connected with Raleigh Founded to offer Mentorship and professional guidance. If you’re looking to learn more about accelerator programs, or if you’re in the early stage seeking some wisdom, check this episode out. Reach out to David!
David Mierke on Linkedin
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Founded Connect: Ben of ACUO Business Consulting
Ben has been immersed in entrepreneurship for decades. Today, Ben joins us to talk about his past success as an entrepreneur as well as his latest venture as the Principal & Owner of ACUO Business Consulting. Ben has a passion for helping entrepreneurs and has nearly 30 years of start-up, scale-up, wind-down, & turn-around experience. Tune in to this episode to hear more about Ben’s current endeavor and his past lessons learned as a CEO, a CFO, a COO, and more.
Founded Connect: Rachael with Riot Labs
On this episode, we're talking about all the "things" - the internet of things, that is. Meet Rachael Newberry of RiOT! RiOT is the spot for all things "internet of things". They're one of our partners and reside in our Warehouse location right here in Raleigh. If you're looking for an accelerator program that can help you learn more about not only the success of your idea and concept, but also the success and keys to running a business- tune in here to learn more. Never heard of RiOT? Give this episode a listen and learn more Rachael, Tom, and the team and what exactly an accelerator program is.
Founded Connect: Will and Anya of Crowdfund NC
Meet Will McGuire of Crowdfund NC! During this episode, Will is joined by his colleague Anya Johnson. Will is an exceptional resource in the area for entrepreneurs looking to take a unique route to success with crowd-funding! If you're not sure what crowd-funding is and want to learn more about how you can buy "a piece of the pie"- tune in here!
Founded Connect: CJ Leech of Counseling Professionals, LLC
Today, we are excited to interview one of our newer tenants at our Centennial Location! Meet CJ Leach of Counseling Professionals, LLC. CJ has a passionate and growing team of counseling professionals here in the Raleigh area. While their team has been faced with their own challenges due to the pandemic, CJ outlines other challenges that entrepreneurs face specifically. He talks about the concept of creating a "personal" budget as an entrepreneur and what this looks like for longevity and sustainability in business. If you're looking to learn more, scope out this episode & connect with CJ and his team.