"Reveal the Greatness of people"
Sir Eric Peacock was knighted in 2003 for his services to international trade. He is also a non-executive director of UK Trade & Investment and previously sat on the boards of the Foreign Office and the Department for Business.
Discover in our video testimonial, Sir Eric explaining how he succeeded in a personal and collective abundance: "Enrichment for people who work around me and for me, made them find their greatness"; "do more of your top 5 strengths"; etc. to discover bellow the video.
He is currently chairman of Buckley Jewellery, Stevenage Packaging, Halo International (furniture), Winmark (networks and research), Technis (business development), Baydonhill (currency trading), and Boxford Group (leisure and farming) and also leads the the Peacock Foundation and Uniqueness, 2 charities that focus on disadvantaged children and young adults.
"We are better together"
In 2012, Michelle Patterson took over the reins of the well-known California Women’s Conference, www.californiawomensconference.com, continuing its 28-year tradition as the nation’s preeminent conference for women - a perfect example of the objective Governor Deukmejian set out when he first started the Conference.
A successful event promoter (Taste of Ladera); a lauded business accelerator (youngest Regional VP and National Sales Trainer for Robert Half, the world’s largest specialized recruiting firm); a sought-after media commentator (The Huffington Post, CNBC, Fox Business News, Bloomberg and dozens of California TV stations); an energetic and engaging public speaker; host of a radio show on Women Network Talk Radio; Ms. Patterson is also the headlining author and editor for a women’s anthology featuring notable celebrity contributors to be released by Ben Bella Books in May 2014. It will be her third book.
Ms. Patterson is the President of the Global Women Foundation, a 501(c) (3) public charity that serves to provide support, leadership and advocacy for women’s initiatives around the globe. The charity, which started almost ten years ago as a local festival supporting 22 charities, has grown into a global movement for women.
Ms. Patterson is also the Founder, President and CEO of Women Network LLC, a digital media company giving women a voice to share their message. Women Network’s “umbrella platform” shines a light on organizations and corporations who empower women and bring them together as a community to experience “We are Better Together.”
Ms. Patterson is driven by the belief that everyone has something significant to contribute and when people (male or female) come together and support one another; “We are truly Better Together.” She is committed to helping individuals discover their talent and connect to the right circle of people to live out their purpose.
Videos of Michelle Patterson:
"Happiness it’s being present. It's contagious."
Adrian Belic is an entrepreneur, documentary director and producer. Adrian and his brother did "Happy” the famous multi award documentary which explores human happiness through interviews with people including scientists from all walks of life in 14 different countries, weaving in the newest findings of positive psychology; and "Behond the Call" screened in over 80 film festivals on five continents, winning 25 awards so far. He is now working on a documentary on Consciousness.
Powerful, entertaining and inspiring character driven stories are his speciality.
"I want to make things happen"
Frédéric Mazzella is the Founder and CEO of BlaBlaCar, the leading European ridesharing community that connects drivers with empty seats and people traveling the same way, so they can share their cost. Frédéric originally imagined a new transport network, built on people, when he could not get home one Christmas, several years ago. He had no car. The trains were full. The roads, too, were full of people driving alone in their car. It occurred to him that he should try to find a driver going his way and offer to share fuel costs… BlaBlaCar was born. Today, with more than 10 million members worldwide and 2 million people transported per month, BlaBlaCar is making road travel social, money-saving and more sustainable. Frédéric leads BlaBlaCar’s vision, focusing on the excellence of the product, brand communication and interactions with the ridesharing community.
Frédéric holds an MBA from INSEAD, a Masters of Science in Computer Science from Stanford and a Masters of Physics from ENS Ulm (Normale Sup). Prior to founding BlaBlaCar he worked for 3 years as a scientific researcher, at NASA (USA), and NTT (Japan). Frédéric is a regular speaker in international conferences and medias (CNN, Bloomberg, CNBC….) on the theme of sustainable development, entrepreneurship, global marketplaces and building trust in online communities. Frédéric is also an accomplished classical pianist and tweets @mazaic.
"from not enough to a real sense of Peace"
Taryn Rose created one of today’s most successful and highly coveted brands in footwear. An orthopedic surgeon turned shoe designer, Dr. Rose married fashion and function in 1998 and changed the footwear industry forever. Her idea of being dressed with a sense of well-being touched a nerve with women from coast-to-coast, creating a dedicated following for her footwear collections. A formally trained surgeon, Dr. Rose witnessed the serious foot problems caused by fashion footwear. A high heel lover herself, Dr. Rose saw a need to combine her knowledge of foot biomechanics and passion for fashion to spread ease to women everywhere. What started in a garage grew to a 40 million dollar business with boutiques all over the country.
In 2008 Dr. Rose sold her company and spent her time reconnecting with her children and her soul to enrich her spiritual life. In her journey towards greater awareness, she has discovered the joy of empowering others. She is currently working with her life partner, Enrico Cuini, to launch a new collection of shoes to empower women with beauty, sensuality and comfort at dresr.com
The Anatomy of an Entrepreneur: Taryn Rose at TEDxBayArea Ignite
"I want the Freedom of Knowledge”
Greg Renard is a serial entrepreneur and visionary software architect. He is the co-founder of XBrain, Inc., which has created an easy to use cloud-based platform for next generation intelligent web developers. The X-Brain platform supports natural communications between any object or device in the Internet of Things to enable simple applications which model human intelligence. Greg is passionate about a connected world where universal access to information and knowledge frees people to achieve their full potential.
"Education is everything"
Charlie Stuart Gay lives his life circulating any resources he may have.
Charlie is currently the co founder of Sanará a co-operatively owned luxury eco boutique hotel in Tulum, Mexico. He is also a director of FANetwork, and Executive Producer of a number of entertainment brands. He lives in Mexico, with organizational support teams in the USA, Canada and the UK.
Through his life, Charlie has worked in music, film, entertainment venues and humanitarian ecospheres. He has been a promoter of A-list artists in the UK & Australia before being in LA as part of CHER’s management team, overseeing music touring and commercial activities. He continues to produce major events and is also an executive producer for a series of entertainment brands around the world.
He has produced multiple stadium and arena events, and now is brought in to coordinate large assemblies through multiple location live events and global broadcasts. He also has structured film fund financing and as a producer partnered for many years with a former head of Paramount and MGM.
In conjunction with his entertainment industry activities Charlie helps build web and affiliate marketing companies to provide delivery and distribution solutions.
Charlie also operates extensively in the area of personal empowerment and social responsibility around the world. This has had him work extensively in both East and West Africa and now in Central America.
In addition his activities around supporting solutions for our planet, has led him to start communities both virtually and physically of like hearted people, all recognizing that we are the generation gifted with the challenge of choosing the destiny of our planet.
Charlie is blessed to be the father of three children Arabella, Jamie Stuart and Sahana as well as being partner to Daniella and her two children, Luca and Kai.
"have depth into the way you treat people"
Philippe Guillaud is a serial entrepreneur, veteran in Software Security, Cryptography and Innovation. He holds several related key patents. Prior to creating NagraID Security, Philippe owned AudioSmartCard and nCryptone, two technology companies specialized in acoustic cryptographic tokens. He also has many years of experience in 3D software and aeronautics related technologies.
At Oberthur Technologies, Philippe is leading the Innovation for Powered Products. Until August 2014 and the acquisition by Oberthur Technologies, he was the Chief Technology Officer and leading R&D and Innovation Team at NagraID Security, a company he co-founded in 2008. He oversees products concepts, design, electronics manufacturing, embedded applications, keys management as well as testing tools. While at NagraID Security, he invented the highly secured Debit and Credit cards known as Display Cards. These cards gained industry wide recognition and are deployed by the most prestigious issuers worldwide such as MasterCard and Visa.
His goal is to invent ways to a more secure world with convenience always in mind.
"realize great things because you're trusted"
"The people person", Stephanie Hospital is the founder of One Ragtime, a global technology investment fund and advisory company, Stephanie Hospital is a senior executive with a proven track record in the Internet & Telco and Media Industry.
She held several key top management positions at Orange for over ten years. Her most recent role was managing Orange Digital Business Unit, the digital services arm of Orange, where she was responsible for a number of international subsidiaries in the digital field, major product lines such as Cloud services, data and analytics, digital marketing and social media, applications and sites, online distribution, data monetization, connected tv… as well as the company’s global advertising network. She also led Orange’s digital acquisitions and partnerships such as the acquisition of Dailymotion or major partnerships with Google, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft.
Till June 2015, Stephanie Hospital was board member for Dailymotion. She has been Vice Chairman for IAB Europe.
She enjoys being a mentor at Level 39, the leading tech accelerator in London and at Axel Springer Plug&Play in Berlin and she is board advisor of mythings, a customized programmatic ad solutions and data company.
Stéphanie Hospital began her career at Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. Stéphanie Hospital graduated from Grenoble Ecole de Management, one of Europe's top management schools.
She loves connecting with people and connecting people ! She is mentoring at Level 39, the leading tech accelerator in London.