Posts by Chip Spear

08 – Jill Kubit – Dear Tomorrow

Occasionally one meets a person, or discovers an organization that makes you see the world a little differently. Jill Kubit, and Dear Tomorrow, which she co-founded, fall into that category. To Jill, the future is about your family, your friends and children. She wants to ensure all the people dear to her heart have an…

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07 – Steph Speirs – Solstice brings the Sun to all of us.

Steph Speirs co-founded Solstice, a company providing more Americans the opportunity to take advantage of clean solar energy. Did you know that in order to take advantage of solar power you have to have a FICO score of 650? Why is that? What are we doing about that? Once again we see ways that the…

06 – Hilary Noonan talks soil

Little did I know that we are quickly destroying our earth. In this case I am not referring to the planet, but our Earth’s earth, the soil. Hilary Noonan, Yale grad, with a Masters from Kansas State University in Landscape Architecture has become something of an expert in soil. She takes me on an eye…

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04 – The Role of Small Business

Tim Askew is an accidental entrepreneur. Having known him for over 30 years, Tim is an incredibly thoughtful, deep thinker, who became an entrepreneur in a very unusual manner. He sang opera, worked in theater, was a waiter, and a teacher. He is unlike anyone I have ever met and he has some valuable things…

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