Stephen Meade Lifelong entrepreneur Passionate about producing businesses that aid other individuals be more effective, and producing a distinction in the planet.
An American entrepreneur, executive and organization founder who is passionate about creating organizations that make a distinction in the world. He has the potential to catapult an thought from pure concept to the creation of a functioning business. In the previous 20 years, he has developed, incubated and architected 9 productive technology-based organizations.
He founded Large Bamboo, LLC in 2005 to serve as the incubator for tips worth building a group about and bringing to market. Currently, all concepts come solely from the Founder Mr. Meade, and the organization does not take on or incubate outdoors organization or services.
Currently, Stephen CEO of MagMo, Inc., a Technologies Platform that has been described as Instagram on Steroids”. MagMo is an Ad Platform disguised as a photo sharing tool.
MagMo (which stands for Magazine Moment) is a photo sharing tool for significant brands to develop stories and share it with their existing audience. MagMo can supply monetization for social media audiences of the brand through a patent pending procedure known as the back cover”.
Prior projects consist of , (Environmental Consumer Solution), Cenoplex (Mobile Technologies) RONAStar (internal eBay for big organizations to save money by redeploying their personal idle assets), ComCom (a private labeled transaction platform for affinity groups), MagMo (photo sharing application to develop your personal mini-magazines), CuCme (See you, See Me a mobile networking app to uncover relevant individuals around you), SpoonMantics (a Romantic Gift line of Chocolate and Jewelry) SiteVisions (internet improvement sold in 2000), Virtual Sellers (Public in 1999 VDOT), and other people.
For Mr. Meade, most suggestions are impactful, relevant, and fairly usually ahead of their time. From possessing the 4th ever Infomercial in the late 80’s to VirtualSellers, started in 1996, which was a pioneer e-commerce transaction processing business which was the initial on-line master merchant and presented 6 online payment alternatives.
Every single company is based around solving a unique difficulty. Current businesses like Cenoplex, are revolutionary as a mobile messaging platform and is the very first company in the world to insert a 4-second audio message in the sequencing gap of a mobile phone contact.
Nonetheless other folks are much more severe, such as , possessing a tremendous environmental influence by saving a targeted 50 Billion Gallons of water per year, and educating millions of youngsters about conservation.
Mr. Meade is a seasoned business leader who speaks regularly on the art of networking at executive leadership conferences startup communities around the planet.
His roster of profitable firms includes the founding and promoting of , a website and database improvement organization sold in 2000, and Virtual began in 1996, which became an innovation for an ecommerce-primarily based transaction processing method that proved to be an early precursor to PayPal, and EAMS (Emergency Asset Management Technique), which is a software program application for disaster management and was utilized in the City of New York to aid handle the crisis of September 11th..
Mr. Meade’s past encounter includes obtaining an integral role in establishing enterprise models, management teams, systems and technique. In 1996, he founded Virtual (OTC BB: VDOT), a provider of e-commerce transaction property services for internet-primarily based e-tailers. He helped develop the transaction systems at VDOT. The organization offered a service of back-end transaction processing and clearing. VDOT was sold in 1999 to a public firm that assumed the name At its height, VDOT had a marketplace cap of $950Million. VDOT, the technologies, service, and concept was an early precursor to what later became PayPal. Prior to venturing into the entrepreneurial world, Stephen was a regional vice president with Travelers Group, a fortune 500 monetary services organization.
During college, Mr. Meade created a string of retail watch stores (TimesUp!), eventually selling his interests a handful of years later.
Mr. Meade followed that by writing 3 books in the Finance market (How to enhance your credit, How to apply for credit, and How to budget and finance your cash). That series of books was sold by way of classified ads, seminars, and ultimately by way of a 30-minute infomercial designed by Mr. Meade known as Give yourself Credit.
Mr. Meade is also a seasoned organization leader who speaks about the art of networking and how to develop initial-rate teams by recognizing how distinct personality varieties play a critical role in the accomplishment of your business. Executives, entrepreneurs, start off-up founders, co-founders and entrepreneur students benefit from his talks. He regularly speaks at executive leadership conferences and the biggest communities of startups in the planet.
He is a frequent participant/speaker/panelist at CGI (Clinton Worldwide Initiative), Founder Institute, Opportunity Green, and a lot more.
He is the author of three books in the field of finance/credit improvement and business networking, a guest lecturer at universities such as MIT, Harvard, Northwestern, PKI (Peter Kiewit Institute), University of Nebraska, UMKC (University of Missouri Kansas City), USC , UCLA, University of Chicago, Loyola University, Illinois Institute of Technology, University of Illinois at Chicago, UMKC (University of Missouri at Kansas City), the University of Nebraska, and more.
Mr. Meade serves as an advisor to quite a few firms and organizations such as: International Residence of Blues Foundation- Chicago, (, Massachusetts Institute of Technologies (MIT) Enterprise Forum ( ), Pc Guild, which supplies a tour management resolution for Bands and entertainment (), , Twitmob, and many much more. A few of his most current speeches can be noticed right here
Stephen fosters the advancement of other commence-up leaders as a founding member of KnockNOW, a non-profit that accelerates possibilities for entrepreneurs (Now named Isolation is a Good Thing).
Mr. Meade was a judge for the prestigious worldwide organization program challenge from Thunderbird (), UMKC’s Entrepreneurial contest for 2010, 2011 and 2012, and a finalist judge for ec0mmerce awards.
His “Isolation Is A Excellent Point” seminar trains executives how to isolate specifically what they require and who they want to meet prior to they execute in order to be a lot more powerful.
He welcomes an chance to speak if he feels he can add value to a venue.
If you are interested in getting Mr. Meade speak at your subsequent conference please make contact with [email protected] His regions of knowledge are networking, constructing a company team, recruiting management, building advisory boards, begin-ups and leadership.
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