ian mchenry web

Rocket Hub thrives on entrepreneurs. And we want to help you connect with each other. In the Spotlight Series we highlight Rocket Hub members and their businesses. Read, learn and get in touch with Ian McHenry of Wetter Feet.

In February of 2012 Ian McHenry launched Wetter Feet. A social network that makes it simple for people to build a bucket list and start crossing items off of it. After you build your list, you can find friends to do stuff with and then buy those experiences from local merchants. The service solves two big hurdles people face when making their dreams a reality: finding the right people to do what they want and figuring out how to do it.

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mina stones

Rocket Hub thrives on entrepreneurs. And we want to help you connect with each other. In the Spotlight Series we highlight Rocket Hub members and their businesses. Read, learn and get in touch with Mina Deutsch from Brooklyn, New York.

Mina is founder and owner of Mina D Jewelry, a one of a kind jewelry company. Mina’s been in the jewelry industry for over twenty years, but only started her own business a couple of years ago. We sat down with her and asked her about that striking business name; Mina D Jewelry.

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Joost Wasch

In the Business as Unusual interview series, Rocket Hub’s FJ Tempelman goes in depth with inspiring entrepreneurs from around the globe. What motivates them, how did they accomplish their success, and what business challenges keep them awake at night? Read what they think it takes to be an entrepreneur and, most of all, what it takes to succeed.

Joost Wasch is Founding Executive Director at Increasive Ventures, and he knows a thing or two about entrepreneurship. He has been involved in internet and web-sales companies since the late-nineties.

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savant pingpong

Rocket Hub thrives on entrepreneurs. And we want to help you connect with each other. In the Spotlight Series we highlight Rocket Hub members and their businesses. Read, learn and get in touch with Los Angeles based Charles Darius from France. He’s a serial entrepreneur, brand strategist and global designer.

You could describe his creations as luxurious art with an edge of glamour. With Ateliersavant, Charles created a network of creatives specializing in strategy and design ‘formulated upon a brand’s business model, objectives and resources’. We sat down with him and, of course, asked him first off what that last part exactly means.

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Fiske organic web

Rocket Hub thrives on entrepreneurs. And we want to help you connect with each other. In the Spotlight Series we highlight Rocket Hub members and their businesses. Read, learn and get in touch with owner and founder Rachel Fiske of Madrona Wellness.

Madrona Wellness is a business dedicated to supporting the public with holistic nutritional guidance and personal training. The business covers the spectrum of physical training to nutrition counseling. And most recently ventured into the realm of Functional Medicine. A lab based system of testing and naturally treating patients with GI problems, hormonal imbalances and liver detoxification issues.

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solar

In the Business As Unusual interview series, Rocket Hub’s FJ Tempelman goes in depth with inspiring entrepreneurs from around the globe. What motivates them, how did they accomplish their successes and what business challenges keep them awake at night? Read and listen to what they have to say about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and most of all, what it takes to  succeed.

Entrepreneur Nick Avedesian is CEO of Rapture Dynamics, a San Francisco-based company that specializes in tech development. Nick currently runs two startups; one is a FinTech platform called HyprCity, the other is an alternative energy tech company called Sultana Solar which is already getting tons of global interest. We sat down with him and asked him about his latest projects.

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Hats

In the Business As Unusual interview series, Rocket Hub’s FJ Tempelman goes in depth with inspiring entrepreneurs from around the globe. What motivates them, how did they accomplish their success and what business challenges keep them awake at night? Read and listen to what they have to say about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and most of all, what it takes to succeed.

In addition to being a vivacious author and versatile entrepreneur in the realm of luxury goods, Charly Emery is a Public Speaker and Personal Strategist. Her aim and passion is to help others create the life that they desire. Born and raised in Boston, Emery has lived all throughout the United States. We sat down with Emery to ask her to what extent all that traveling has influenced her entrepreneurial career choices.

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Stereo Arcade

In the Business As Unusual interview series, Rocket Hub’s FJ Tempelman goes in depth with inspiring entrepreneurs from around the globe. What motivates them, how did they accomplish their success and what business challenges keep them awake at night? Read and listen to what they have to say about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and most of all, what it takes to succeed.

Samer Hamadeh (34) is Founder and Managing Partner at Aegis Hospitality, a Dubai-based nightlife and restaurant management consultancy company. Originally from Lebanon, Hamadeh moved to Dubai to pursue his dream of starting an own business. Now he’s the mastermind behind Stereo Arcade, one of Dubai’s most hip and in demand nightlife venues.

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Distinctly Different

Even though he’s only 34 years old, he’s been registered at the Chamber of Commerce for over half his life. Bas van Exter is a born entrepreneur who registered his first company at age 16. In 2010, he founded the first version of his latest company Distinctly Different; an online store that sells luxurious services and products to today’s gentlemen.  

In the Business As Unusual interview series we go in depth with inspiring entrepreneurs from around the globe. What motivates them, how did they accomplish their successes and what business challenges keep them awake at night? Read and listen to what they have to say about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and most of all, what it takes to succeed.

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