Editor in Chief, Entrepreneur Magazine
In addition to his editorial duties, Jason is also a podcast host, book author, keynote speaker, startup advisor, and nonstop optimism machine. His goal is to help you become more resilient and adaptable in a world of constant change — so you can seize new opportunity before anyone else does! Jason is the author of the newly released book Build For Tomorrow and host of three podcasts: Build For Tomorrow (yes, same name as the book), Problem Solvers, and Help Wanted, which he co-hosts with best-selling financial expert Nicole Lapin. LinkedIn named him a “Top Voice in Entrepreneurship” for 2022.
Prior to Entrepreneur, Jason worked as an editor at Men’s Health, Fast Company, Maxim, and Boston magazine, and written about business and technology for the Washington Post, Slate, New York magazine, and others.
Chief Executive Officer, Operations Inc.
David Lewis is the Chief Executive Officer of OperationsInc, one of the largest HR consulting firms in the nation and winner of nine Hearst Media Top Workplace Awards. As a leading and respected voice in the areas of HR, workplace and talent management, business issues, and HR crisis management, David is a go-to subject matter expert and often-quoted source for the media. In 2013, he created a new business entity called The HR Roundtable, a networking and educational group with over 100 HR professionals as members, with chapters in Westchester County, New York City, and Connecticut, along with a fully virtual chapter.
Co-founder, Thinking Beyond Business
Soledad Matteozzi is the co-founder of Thinking Beyond Business; a women-owned, Connecticut based, Sustainability/ ESG advisory firm focused on helping businesses understand, commit, and integrate best practices of sustainability into their business model. She is also a board member at the Conscious Capitalism Connecticut Chapter.
Soledad’s background is in law. She is a New York and Argentinean attorney with over twenty years of experience advising various clients in Foreign Investments, Business Law, Cross-border transactions, Compliance, and Corporate Governance.
MICHAEL MONAHAN, ESQ.
National Managing Principal - People & Community & Chief Human Resources Officer, MPS
Mike is the Interim National Managing Principal – People & Community / Chief Human Resources Officer and an advisor to the newly formed firm’s Senior Leadership Team. As an experienced CSuite executive and adviser to boards across the globe over the last 30+ years, Mike continues to provide transformational leadership and develop world class teams. Mike’s leadership through the global pandemic at Grant Thornton contributed significantly to the firm’s successful navigation of the crisis highlighted by the firm’s most successful revenue growth in history along with employee engagement scores and attrition rates that reflect the top tiers for all professional services firms around the world. Mike leads from the front and exemplifies the servant leadership style both personally and professionally. He takes risks, takes charge and continues to offer clients and global leaders support through their own most challenging of times and need for transformation.
Sustainable Investing Strategist, UBS Global Wealth Management
Amantia Muhedini is a Sustainable Investing (SI) Strategist in the Chief Investment Office, Global Wealth Management. Prior to UBS, Amantia was a sustainable investing fellow with Morgan Stanley’s Investing with Impact team focusing on impact measurement and product development. She also spent time at Working Capital – the Supply Chain Innovation Fund conducting impact and commercial due diligence on potential investments. Amantia previously was an Investments Associate at the Omidyar Group’s Humanity United addressing forced labor in global corporate supply chains. She is also a member of the Governance Council of United World Colleges International (UWC), a global education organization, and was a founding board member and acting Executive Director for UWC Albania, an education non-profit based in Albania. Amantia holds a BA from Princeton University and a MPA from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.