Since our launch in 2011, the Institute of Entrepreneurial Leadership has helped over 200 Entrepreneurs to collectively create or grow businesses that have generated nearly $1.7 billion in revenues and are employing over 4,000 people in 2015. These are a few of their stories.
Argent Associates, Inc.
Beatriz Manetta, President and CEO
A supply chain and technology services company that delivers real-time information, increases security, introduces process efficiencies, and delivers high quality products and services while protecting the environment. Read more...
John Sanchez, CEO and Co-Founder
A pioneering web-based professional test preparation company that offers unique learning and assessment tools which have helped students from across the country prepare for and pass the California Bar Exam. Read more...
Brightfern Specialty Foods
Bart Bright and Chris Fernandes, Founders
A specialty food company offering a selective, well-researched collection of artisan, "farm-to-table" products from all over California. Read more...
Steve Douglas, CEO
A technology company that has developed an innovative visual solution to enable radiologists to more effectively analyze radiologic data and better communicate exam results. Read more..
Salma Schempp, Founder and Designer
A high-end fashion firm offering a unique line of clothing that combine comfort, versatility and elegance and are made from high-quality and eco-conscious fabrics. Read more…
Ten Acres Organics
Lloyd Minick, Founder
An urban farming business that uses aquaponics technology and other organic farming methods to grow food that is healthy, fresh, and delicious. Read more...