Passion and Profit fuels Social Impact Trend

By IgniteHQ | Sep 18, 2018

Over the past decade, the buzzwords “social impact” have permeated the vernacular in business development worldwide. No longer reserved for a handful of product giants like TOMS and The Body Shop, the notion of dedicating resources to social causes has become a focus of large corporations, startups and individual entrepreneurs. Why the distinct sea change? […] Read More

IgniteHQ Member Spotlight: Ask Y Analytics

By IgniteHQ | Sep 17, 2018

Rhonda Y Jones of Ask Y Analytics stumbled upon the realm of marketing analytics as a business management student at Georgia Tech. “I was studying finance, but I found it really boring,” tells Jones. ‘I loved crunching numbers and I loved my marketing classes.” After an internship at Westinghouse where she surveyed clients, Rhonda realized […] Read More

IgniteHQ Launches Social Impact and Blockchain Labs – Labs to positively impact Georgia entrepreneurs, enterprises

By IgniteHQ | Aug 17, 2018

IgniteHQ, an ecosystem of startups, investors and enterprises, is pleased to announce the launch of two new labs.  The first lab will be dedicated to social innovation and impact investing.  The second lab will focus on the region’s participation in the global development of new blockchain and cryptoeconomic solutions. Both labs will be accessible at […] Read More

IgniteHQ Member Spotlight: MAS Leadership Communications

By IgniteHQ | Aug 16, 2018

MAS Leadership Communications is an executive communications firm guiding C-suite leadership in both external and internal messaging. Through their coined mantra “Message, Medium and Measurement,” the three gentlemen behind MAS Leadership Communications flawlessly guide their clients through everything from press interviews to employee relations. The team is a tour de force in the executive communications […] Read More

IgniteHQ Mentor Feature: Paula Fowler

By IgniteHQ | Aug 9, 2018

Paula Fowler takes care of business. All of it. This Cobb resident has been advising companies large and small for two decades. As a very successful business management consultant, Fowler has found herself on the inaugural teams of startups as well as at the helm of well established companies. Her work has taken her into […] Read More

Stay Motivated This Summer!

By IgniteHQ | Jul 16, 2018

Feeling distracted this time of year? Ready to hang the “Gone Fishin” sign and check out for a bit? Summer months are tough for all of us to stay focused, but many of us don’t have the leisure of vacationing all season. We asked a few of our veteran mentors how they keep their head […] Read More

Member Profile: Intent Design Studios

By IgniteHQ | Jul 16, 2018

IgniteHQ’s newest member, Intent Design Studios is an architectural firm taking a different approach to design. Brian Sudduth founded Intent Design Studios earlier this summer after spending years working and eventually leading a small Atlanta based firm. He says he learned a great deal over the course of his tenure, especially how to better lead […] Read More

IgniteHQ Member Feature: Bob Morrell

By IgniteHQ | Jun 18, 2018

IgniteHQ’s newest mentor Bob Morrell was born to work with technology. The Pennsylvania native started programming computers at the age of five. As a teen, he landed his first paid programming gig while only a junior in high school. Finding a college with a strong tech scene was high on the list. “My parents didn’t […] Read More

IgniteHQ Powers Sandy Springs Innovation Center – New Collaboration Aids Local Entrepreneurs

By IgniteHQ | Jun 12, 2018

IgniteHQ and the Sandy Springs Innovation Center (SSIC) are joining forces to grow businesses at the SSIC’s Perimeter location. The SSIC opened last year with the goal of establishing a network  for  entrepreneurs to scale innovative ideas into Commercial businesses. IgniteHQ connects startups with international accelerators, funding opportunities, and talent to scale globally. The collaboration will […] Read More