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Join Scott and a special co-host every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:10PM - 1:50PM EDT to hash out shared pain points, experiences, and action steps. 

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L I S T E N

STRONGER TOGETHER

An entrepreneur’s journey is full of ups and downs - sometimes hour to hour. As a founder who’s survived (and failed) chaos before, Scott Case is all in on engaging founders, leaders, and entrepreneurs who want to play offense.  Join our Founders Focus community if you’d like to ride the rides with people who will get you, learn from you and share with you.

FEBRUARY 2, 2021 | 1:10-1:50PM EDT

Build meaningful relationships that can power your business even when you think you have nothing. Author of "Gratitude and Pasta: The Secret Sauce for Human Connection" and Founder and Chief Question Asker at 7:47 joins Scott on the first episode of Season Two of Founders Focus.

R E G I S T E R

Gratitude Schmatitude: The Secret Sauce for Human Connection

COHOST

Chris Schembra

Founder and Chief Question Asker, 7:47

ABOUT CHRIS

Author of “Gratitude and Pasta: The Secret Sauce for Human Connection" and founder and Chief Question Asker at 7:47. 7:47 knows it’s difficult bringing people together to create meaningful experiences. It’s why they created the 7:47 Gratitude Experience. Through an evidence-based framework, they’ve sparked over 500,000 relationships, at 300+ events, and helped 170+ companies strengthen client and team relationships in profound ways.

Scott Case is a technologist, inventor, and entrepreneur well-known as the founding CTO of Priceline.com. As Co-founder and CEO of Upside Business Travel, Scott is the travel entrepreneur telling everyone to #StayHome. As a founder who has survived (and failed) uncertain times like this before, Scott's fired up about playing offense and helping leaders navigate the chaotic COVID climate.

Scott Case
CEO & Co-founder, 
Upside Business Travel 

S C H E D U L E

Schedule 1:1 time with Scott

Every week Scott hosts 15-minute 1:1 sessions with founders dealing with the chaos of now. Spots are first come first serve. 

ABOUT YOUR HOST

"/FF was a fantastic resource during quarantine and continues to be so. EVERY session is good, educational, insightful, lots of 💡💡 moments! I've enjoyed all the speakers and all the awesome fellow founders that I've met through the group." 

Samantha Worrell

Founder, The Gift Tailor

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JULY 14, 2020

1:10 PM – 1:50 PM EDT

Underserved, Underrepresented, Underestimated: In It Together
Join Sekou Kaalund and Amos Winbush III to debunk myths and give a proper definition and examples of allyship.

The Dark Side of Being a Founder
Join Scott Moody to discuss some of the often unspoken issues faced by entrepreneurs growing their businesses.

JULY 7, 2020

1:10 PM – 1:50 PM EDT

CEO's Get Too Much Credit
Scott Case is joined by Carol Roth, internationally recognized business expert and frequent media contributor.

JULY 14, 2020

1:10 PM – 1:50 PM EDT

Contact Us  to learn more about Founders Focus, discuss media inquiries or possible co-host opportunities.

MAY 28, 2020 | 1:10PM - 1:50PM EDT

The pandemic has dramatically changed the world we live in. Learn how the business environment has changed and how your business can plan for the post-pandemic future.


• How can companies prepare to operate post-pandemic?
• How can your company get the attention of CEO’s and leaders at large enterprises?
• How can you leverage technology to future-proof your business?

Winning in Chaos

R E G I S T E R

COHOST

Thor Ernstsson

Founder of Strata, Alpha, and Rally Health

ABOUT THOR

Thor Ernstsson is the founder of Strata (startup), Alpha (growth stage), and Rally Health (exit to UnitedHealthcare). He is best known as a serial entrepreneur, expert on creating a culture of experimentation, and driving digital transformation in legacy organizations.

ABOUT THOR

Thor Ernstsson is the founder of Strata (startup), Alpha (growth stage), and Rally Health (exit to UnitedHealthcare). He is best known as a serial entrepreneur, expert on creating a culture of experimentation, and driving digital transformation in legacy organizations.

On Thursday, May 28th at 1:10 pm serial entrepreneur and technologist Thor Ernstsson joins Scott to discuss his work at Alpha and talk about how starting a new company in the chaos of now. Don’t miss this chance to hear from the lead architect of Zynga’s Farmville, co-founder of patient engagement platform Rally Health (formerly Audax Health), co-founder of Alpha and countless other startups and Fortune 500 spinouts.

COHOST

Founder of Strata, Alpha, and Rally Health

Thor Ernstsson

R E G I S T E R

Go Where They Aren’t

FEBRUARY 4, 2021 | 1:10-1:50PM EDT

If you want to get an outsized win, you’ve got to take a look from a different perspective. How do you get inputs that can help you decide to decide better? Christian Duffus, Founder and CEO of Fonbnk, joins Scott as co-host on this episode of Founders Focus talking about examining your business with diverse thinking and taking advantage of the unexpected.

COHOST

Christian Duffus

Founder and CEO, Fonbnk

ABOUT CHRISTIAN

Fintech founder with 3 fintech exits under his belt.

Catch up on past sessions until we return for Season Two on 2/2/21

W A T C H

INSIGHTS FROM 50+ LEADERS ACROSS INDUSTRIES 

Hannah Smolinski

Founder & CEO 


Stephen Ajayi & Sam Ajayi

Co-Founder & CEO / Co-Founder & CPO


Brett Schulman

CEO


Shannon McLay

Founder & CEO


W A T C HL I S T E NW A T C HL I S T E N

Marcus Cobb

CEO 


Erik Hansen

Co-Founder & CEO


Tim Hwang

Founder & CEO


L I S T E NL I S T E NL I S T E N

Cameron Hardesty

Founder


L I S T E N

Fola Dada & Boyede Sobitan

Founders 


Amira El-Gawly

Founder & CEO


Justin Rosenberg

Founder & CEO


W A T C HL I S T E NW A T C H
L I S T E N

Jay Cambell

Co-Founder


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D E T A I L S

Black founders face challenges that other entrepreneurs do not. EBF exists to power accessibility and connection for black founders within the entrepreneurial ecosystem by delivering peer mentoring and engagement with founders who have shared and overcome similar challenges.