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IgniteHQ Member Feature: Blesh Expands to U.S. after Dominating Turkish Market

By IgniteHQ | Oct 9, 2017

IgniteHQ member Kyle Cornelius is the top U.S. business development officer for Blesh, a high tech proximity marketing and IoT solutions provider founded in Turkey. According to the website, the idea behind Blesh (Bluetooth Low Energy Smart Hub) “emerged as a breakthrough opportunity in mobile technology with the launch of bluetooth low energy (BLE) and […] Read More

IgniteHQ: People, Opportunity Top Coworking Experience

By Brad Morrison | Oct 9, 2017

I’ve worked at a variety of offices in my professional life — from a corporate tower to a historic house to modern coworking spaces. What I’ve found is the physical environment usually doesn’t matter to me since most of my day is spent in front of a computer. Give me a chair, computer and desk […] Read More

My 5 Best Moments | A Day Coworking at IgniteHQ

By Tricia Whitlock | Sep 20, 2017

My 5 Best Moments | A Day Coworking at IgniteHQ I have been working from home since 2013 and a part of me loves it. I’ll have the dishwasher and laundry running as I knock out my entire inbox – feeling like Maria frolicking in the hills in The Sound of Music. Another part of […] Read More

Benj-Miller-Advisor-In-Residence Spotlight

By IgniteHQ | Aug 8, 2017

Benj Miller is one of the most seasoned entrepreneurs on the IgniteHQ advisor-in-residence team. The founder of four startups, Benj is intimately acquainted with the trials and tribulations of building a company. “I love the start; the zero, first, second and third phases,” said Miller. “I get a lot of energy from starting companies and […] Read More

Alfredo Narez – Advisor-In-Residence Spotlight

By IgniteHQ | Jul 12, 2017

IgniteHQ Advisor-in-Residence Alfredo Narez’s expertise lies within the cross section of form and function. Alfredo has spent the better part of a decade driving technology and business model innovation for both enterprise and consumer at several companies including AT&T, web.com, Boom Financial, younity and Hux. Narez touts his joint studies at the University of Southern […] Read More

5 Key Criteria of a Sharing Economy

By IgniteHQ | Jun 29, 2017

With the convenience of sharing services like Uber and AirBnB, the concept of a sharing economy has become vastly popular. Coworking has been around for more than a decade and really hit its stride in the past few years, largely due to the wave of millennials in the workforce. There’s some confusion about what a […] Read More

Atlanta Area Institution Poised to Flood the Region with Investment Capital

By IgniteHQ | Jun 23, 2017

IgniteHQ, an ecosystem of entrepreneurs, investors and enterprises that exists to transform the South’s entrepreneurial landscape by flooding its participants with the resources they need to thrive – on a scale never before pursued – is housing a radical multi-billion dollar investment initiative called CurateFor.Us (http://CurateFor.Us). CurateFor.Us, the vision of new IgniteHQ President and CEO […] Read More

The Top 5 Traits for Successful Entrepreneurs

By IgniteHQ | Jun 15, 2017

Successful entrepreneurs seem to have superpowers that they use to achieve success. Intentionality and hard work driven by passion are typically behind an entrepreneur’s success. There are five core traits that drive successful entrepreneurs to great heights. These traits guide them individually, and they have a positive impact on the entire organization. Entrepreneurs Have Passion […] Read More

Mattew DiVenere – Advisor-In-Residence Spotlight

By IgniteHQ | Jun 6, 2017

IgniteHQ Advisor-in-Residence Matthew DiVenere is an innovative thought leader with over 25 years experience providing strategic, financial and operational support for companies in a variety of industries worldwide. After graduating Yale University and The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania, Matthew held many senior positions including consultant at Bain & Company, Inc in London and […] Read More