Videos - Philanthropy

Elizabeth Sarquis

Jukko – Meaningful Engagement on Mobile

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/jukko-meaningful-engagement-on-mobile/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Elizabeth Sarquis Elizabeth Sarquis is the founder and CEO of Jukko, the first ever mobile discovery platform designed to foster positive social impact. She is also the CEO and founder of Global Gaming Initiative. Elizabeth has worked extensively with United Way, the National Eating Disorders Association, Park Nicollet Health Services, and others…

Bradley Bateman

Building Stronger Structures and Character | Bradley Bateman

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/building-stronger-structures-and-character/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Bradley Bateman CEO Bradley Bateman has extensive history with Dome Technology. Many years ago prior to starting his engineering degree, he worked for the company as a member of the dome construction crew. As a laborer “I really fell in love with the process and the product and have been an advocate…

Mike

Predicting Success | Mike Kwatinetz

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/predicting-success/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Mike Kwatinetz Mike Kwatinetz is a founding General Partner with Azure Capital Partners where he specializes in software and related infrastructure technologies. His current board memberships are Chairish, Education.com, Julep, JumpStart, Le Tote, Medsphere, Open Road and Silkroad and he led Azure’s investment in FilterEasy, Maker Media, Coffee Meets Bagel, Sprinklr and…

Gary Boomer

The Science of Change Management | Gary Boomer

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/the-science-of-change-management/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Gary Boomer L. Gary Boomer is the Visionary & Strategist of Boomer Consulting, Inc., an organization that provides consulting services and peer communities to leading accounting firms. BCI’s vision is to make you more successful and future ready. The areas of focus are: Planning, People and Processes with technology as the accelerator.…

Ben Parr

Attention Triggers | Ben Parr

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/attention-triggers/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Ben Parr Ben Parr is an award-winning journalist, author, entrepreneur, investor and expert on attention. Through his unique experience as a leading technology writer, venture capitalist and prolific public speaker, Parr has coached dozens of young startups and Fortune 500 corporations on how to get attention for their products. He was named…

Pamela Hawley

Philanthropy is Love | Pamela Hawley

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/philanthropy-is-love/ Transcript Philanthropy. I think the way people look at it today isn’t really correct. They look at it as giving of money. But really what it is is people, it’s the love of people. It’s all about people. It’s about the love of humanity. So what I love about this real definition of philanthropy…

Jay Brasher

How I Got Into Philanthropy | Jay Brasher

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/how-i-got-into-philanthropy/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Jay Brasher Back in the 1970’s Jay and his wife made the decision to be be involved the Indian Placement Program by taking an 8 year old Navajo girl into their home during the school year so she could attend school where the Brasher’s lived- it was a big deal at the…

Clayton Lewis

Why Scientific Wellness will be more Important than Healthcare | Clayton Lewis

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/why-scientific-wellness-will-be-more-important-than-healthcare/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Clayton Lewis A competitive triathlete with a passion for health and wellness, Clayton Lewis loves to win and push the boundaries of what’s possible. In 2013, he partnered with biotech pioneer Dr. Lee Hood to execute Hood’s bold vision to launch a new industry – scientific wellness. That collaboration resulted in the…

Jerry Brenholtz

Rising from Rubble to Build an Empire | Jerry Brenholtz

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/rising-from-rubble-to-build-an-empire/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Jerry Brenholtz Jerry Brenholz co-founded ATR International, Inc. in 1988. He has been instrumental in developing ATR into an important provider of contract staffing for Information Technology. In his current role, he is responsible for establishing a corporate-wide vision and defining strategic direction. Prior to ATR, Jerry held various technical positions with…

Tad Taube

The Art of Philanthropy | Tad Taube

By GROCO Staff Writer | May 22, 2019

https://groco.com/featured-guests/the-art-of-philanthropy/ https://groco.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Working-it.mp4 About Tad Taube Bay Area businessman Tad Taube is the chairman of Taube Philanthropies and board president emeritus of the Koret Foundation in San Francisco. He is chairman and founder of the Woodmont Companies, a diversified real estate investment and management organization. At his alma mater, Stanford University, Mr. Taube is founder and…