April 26, 2016 – 12 Co. Builder Aaron Bare & Wired2Succeed Dr. Jacinth Tracey
Aaron Bare – Founder of 12 Companies and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Arizona Commerce Authority
Aaron Bare is a high-growth entrepreneur who has sold 12 companies, and built numerous others as a co-founder, business strategist and/or advisor. He is Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Arizona State University, rated most innovative university, and former Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Thunderbird School of Global Management, the #1 international business school in the world. He is former Chairman of the Board and CEO of the National Association of Sales Professionals, the world’s largest sales Association and Founder of Buzz Mouth, an international digital and business strategy firm. Aaron worked closely with storied brands including Facebook, Nike, Disney, Google and Microsoft and is associated with Google Ideas, a Think/Do Tank and works globally with several organizations seeking to disrupt Violent Extremism and Illicit Networks’ movements. His work is highlighted in Wired Magazine and as a “35 under 35” entrepreneur. One of his companies won the Most Innovative Company of the Year and was selected as the Kennedy 2007 Most Innovative Company of the Year.