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Maha Jouini Opens Pathways to AI and Digital Tech for African Women

In Africa, African Influence, Publisher Channel, Technology, womensempowerment by Mary Kurek

 Maha Jouini is an AI expert and passionate advocate for women interested in working in technology and developing digital skills. Her challenging journey from Tunisia to Mauritania to founding the African Center for AI and Digital Technology is filled with hard-won points for women like herself. She shares her story and her passionate plea for women everywhere to stand …

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Former US Congressman Richard Swett Has a Unique Solution for Building Sustainable Economies

In Diplomat, Economic Development, Publisher Channel by Mary Kurek

Former United States Congressman Richard Swett (also a former United States Ambassador to Denmark) spent the summer of 2021 visiting several African countries with the aim of figuring out the best opportunities to place his economic development solution. As the CEO of Climate Prosperity Enterprise Solutions Swett’s determination to create sustainable wealth-building systems by bringing together the right partners to …

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Sam Adewale Innovates Solutions Before and During Disasters and Pandemics

In Africa, Africa Innovators and Influencers, Diasaster, Publisher Channel by Mary Kurek

Sam Adewale is native to Nigeria but currently lives in the United States working through his Ph.D. at Johns Hopkins University with a devoted interest in public health. Sam is also a social entrepreneur who is a founding team member of a couple of programs aimed at helping those in need during disaster situations. But, this 2x winner of the …

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Frontrunners Innovate-Hosted Global Fundraiser Panel

In Funding, Investor Interviews, Publisher Channel by ihelmadmin

Part of our Investor Series:  This is a recorded Q & A session with four fundraising experts – almost all are also serial entrepreneurs and/or serial investors. Backgrounds in banking, cap raising with highly credentialed firms, and/or serving on boards with names like Mark Cuban. The info and Q & A created enough synergy in the group for them to …

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Feature: Michelle Calloway Takes You From Media to Technology through Tech with Heart

In Media, News, Technology by Mary Kurek

Revealio Founder & CEO, Michelle Calloway, has been helping business owners gain influence and credibility through years of refining her media expertise.  She can get you on TV, in publications, and wave her magic celebrity wand over your head, but, she can do something even more valuable…help you use technology to expand your business.  It’s a “no fear” zone with …

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Frontrunner Nation: Linh Le of Flextrapower Talks About New Graphene-Infused Masks

In Frontrunner Nation, News by Mary Kurek

Linh Le is a hybrid:  a scientist innovator combined with an entrepreneurial spirit.  His research evolves into health-enhancing and health-protecting products.  In 2019, we spotlighted Linh in Frontrunners Innovate for his graphene-printed sensor insole intended to help people suffering from diabetes to be able to better monitor their foot health.  At the time, Linh and the team had won an …

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Abby Stern of HITLAB’s Women’s Health Tech Initiative on Assisting Femtech Growth

In Features23, Health by Mary KurekLeave a Comment

Abby Stern has been working with the Women’s Health Tech Initiative at HITLAB since the inception of the project and has provided leadership in seeing it through to current development. The mission is simply to provide support to femtech founders and leaders through education, fund challenges, research, data, and coaching. In this interview, Abby talks with Publisher, Mary Kurek, about …

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Frontrunner with State-of Mind-Innovation

In Features22 by Mary KurekLeave a Comment

If you’ve been following Frontrunners Innovate for a while, you know the magazine is only part of our “story.”  We have a companion member network called Frontrunners League filled with those disruptors and game-changers that we’ve interviewed over the years.  Being the true innovators they are, they never stop innovating.  Here’s one good example: From Liminal VR, we have a …