Great Companies! Great Leaders! is a series of real conversations with the world's most thoughtful leaders. Entrepreneurs, CEO's, World-Class Athletes, Coaches, Best-Selling Authors, and much more.
Great Companies! Great Leaders! with Gregg Ostro, CEO, GO Media and Co-Founder, Integrity Summit
Greater Phoenix Small Business Person of the Year
• Founder and CEO GO Media Cos., LLC., chosen by the top 1% for integrity, Achieving Outcomes at the highest levels with Inventiveness, Creative, Consulting, Writing, Strategies, Marketing and Public Image, Workplace Culture, CEO and Executive Team Advancement, TV and Video Productions such as:
o PepsiCo, Banner Health, Chicanos Por La Causa, Jennifer Lopez, Steve Martin, David Foster, Fiesta Bowl, Colliers International, Fiesta Bowl, Gatorade, Larry Fitzgerald, Phoenix Suns, NBA, USA Olympic Basketball, Jerry Colangelo
• TV Producer with over 2,000 Celebrity/VIP Productions such as:
o JLo, Warren Buffet, Halle Berry, Kelly Clarkson, Harrison Ford to LeBron
James, Duke’s Coach K, Sylvester Stallone, Billy Crystal, Devin Booker, Bob Parsons, Charles Barkley, Miley Cyrus
• Visionary and Co-Founder of Integrity Summit with Jerry Colangelo
• Al Brooks Community Service Award, Anti-Defamation League
• Helped raise over $200 Million (so far) for Charities (from Boys and Girls Clubs and Veterans to Parkinson’s Disease and St. Vincent De Paul, Banner Health Foundation, Celebrity Fight Night, Chicanos Por La Causa, Maricopa Community Colleges, more.)
• Founder and inaugural President of the Veterans Medical Leadership Council
• Inaugural Vice-Mayor Dewey-Humboldt, AZ
Get tickets for Integrity Summit 11: https://www.integritysummit.com/
Great Companies! Great Leaders! with Vicki Diaz, Brand & Business Development Manager, Ideas Collide
Vicki Diaz is a marketing and communications professional with over ten years of experience. She has been a part of several notable brands such as PBS, NPR, The Salvation Army, Best Western Hotels & Resorts, and Arizona State University. She has been a member of the Ideas Collide team since September 2021 where she is a Brand + Business Development Manager. In her role, she leads IC Brand content and social, as well as leads important agency initiatives like IC Gives and DEI.
Great Companies! Great Leaders! with Matt Caldwell, Facilitator at Axon
Matt started at Axon in the Leadership Development Program in September 2020 and has rotated in the program in a variety of roles including interim Benefits Manager, Program Manager for Axon’s 6 Employee Affinity Groups and now serves as a facilitator on the Learning and Development Team. Since leading Axon’s Affinity Group Programming, the groups have focused on Joining Forces and integrating programming to benefit all employees. Matt received his MBA from Rollins College in May 2020, a Certificate in Diversity Equity and Inclusion from University of South Florida in May 2021 and in December 2021 became accredited to facilitate Insights Discovery. When not working, Matt enjoys spending his time traveling and is always looking for a new adventure to take.
Great Companies! Great Leaders! with Carol Hobson, Risk Management Executive
Carol Hobson is a risk management executive in the financial services industry with a 20 year career spanning across companies such as American Express, PNC Bank, Wells Fargo and recently USAA. She is the Phoenix 5050 Women on Board Chair for 2022.
5050 Women On Boards Website: www.5050wob.com
Great Companies! Great Leaders! with Michelle Tinsley, Chief Operating Officer, Yellowbird
Michelle Tinsley is the Co-Founder and President/COO of YellowBird Holdings. YellowBird is matching highly qualified EHS professionals with businesses simply and easily. The YellowBird on-demand marketplace matches professionals with the right skills to the work on demand. Prior to founding YellowBird, Michelle served as CEO of Tinsley Retail Insights- a consulting firm helping retailers drive actionable innovation to compete with digital disruption, which she formed in January of 2018.
Michelle served in a variety of roles over a 26-year long career at Intel. 18 years in Finance with her last role as the mini “CFO” of what is today’s IOT business. She then served 6 years in General Management/strategy roles and 9 months in sales leadership.
On the personal side of things, Michelle is an angel investor in the Arizona Technology Investors group since 2013. Michelle served on the BOD for QuikTrip for 5 years, and actively serves on the board of AZ Tech Investors and YellowBird. Tinsley received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Oregon (Marketing & Finance) and an MBA from Arizona State University. She is happily married and raises her two sons aged 15 and 9 with her husband Alan in Phoenix, Arizona.
Great Companies! Great Leaders! with Michelle Seiler Tucker, Founder & CEO of Seiler Tucker Inc.
Michelle Seiler Tucker is the Founder and CEO of Seiler Tucker Incorporated. She holds the M&AMI (Mergers & Acquisitions Master Intermediary) title, as well as Certified Mergers and Acquisitions Professional (CM&AP) and Certified Senior Business Analyst (CSBA). Michelle also owns many other businesses in several different industries. As a 22-year veteran in the M&A industry, she is regarded as the leading authority on buying, selling, fixing, and growing businesses. She and her firm have sold hundreds of businesses in almost every vertical and have a remarkable track record of success.
Michelle has been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine, USA Magazine, Inc. Magazine, and contributes to Inc. as a monthly columnist. In addition, Michelle is an international keynote speaker and has made radio and TV appearances on several media stations including Fox Business News and CNBC. She has spoken alongside many prominent speakers: Eric Trump, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kathy Ireland, Donna Karen, Stedman Graham, Randi Zuckerberg, Steve Wozniak, and more. She is the Best-Selling Author of the book “Sell Your Business for More Than It’s Worth”, “Think & Grow Rich Today!”, and her latest book called “Exit Rich ™,” a Wall Street Journal and USA Today best seller. Also, be sure to check out Michelle’s groundbreaking “Exit Rich ™” podcast!