The Smallbiz Brain: Steve Watkins

Our guest on this segment of the Smallbiz Brain created a very unique company that tracks the performance of privately held growth companies throughout the US.

Steve Watkins is the Founder and CEO of Entrex, which manages the PCI, or Private Company Index—This system monitors trends, benchmarks a performance reports findings, and celebrates the Top Growth Companies throughout the year.

The Smallbiz Brain: Ron Mattocks

Ron Mattocks is passionate about building financially sustainable nonprofit organizations. His lifetime of service in the nonprofit arena has focused on all aspects of enhancing fiscal viability through business development, marketing, fundraising, and expense management.

The Smallbiz Brain: Chris Widener

Our guest on this segment of the Smallbiz Brain brings with him an extraordinary range of experience. A real treat for us.
Chris Widener is founder and president of Made for Success, one of the world’s leading personal development companies and is coach/consultant to CEO’s, high-level executives, top political figures, candidates for some of America’s highest offices, sales professionals.

Brand Building and Business Development With Matt Phipps

Matt Phipps has enjoyed an impressive career in the creative, brand building and operational part of the business arena. Today, his entrepreneurial talent and experience are what drive him to continue to create the vision and direction of his company, Blendz.

Video Games, Franchising and Retail with Jim Belanger

On this segment I interview Jim Belanger, president of Gamer Doc Video Games. Jim is a veteran of the Franchise industry with a wealth of experience. having lead companies such as Burger King, Rent A Center, Play N Trade and others.

Making Business Work Better: Alex Vantarakis

Mr. Alex Vantarakis has over 10 years of management, ownership and acquisition experience. He has extensive experience in the areas of acquisitions, finance, franchise development and strategic planning; Mr. Vantarakis is active in the business brokerage industry as a member of the Business Broker Network, Texas Association of Business Brokers and The International Business Brokerage Association.