Awesome Boss, an app for iPhone and Android, gives business owners and team leaders an edge by helping them manage the personal details about their staff that help them foster the connections and loyalty that allow true leadership. Founder B.J. Schone shares his story:

“I have always cared for my team members, but I always seemed to have trouble remembering the “little” things, such as their birthdays, work anniversaries, details about their family, interests, hobbies, etc., especially when managing larger teams. I pretty much created Awesome Boss to help me become an awesome boss…”

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Shark Tank told her to give up on her dream business, but Lori Cheek showed everyone how much of a fighter she really was. The NYC based architect-turned-entrepreneur, Founder and CEO of Cheekd – a newly launched hyper speed mobile dating app – shares her story:

“In the 48 hours after the broadcast, received a record breaking 100K unique visitors and our inbox filled up with thousands of emails insisting that the “Sharks” were “out of their minds” for not investing. A little under 50 of those emails were from interested investors.”

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