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Gene Swank Speaks at the Veloz Group

Gene Swank, a self-described "serial entrepreneur," came to speak to interns at the Veloz Group this Monday and share his business wisdom. Gene spends his time working on his successful businesses, investing, or searching for a new business idea. He also has a background in telecommunications industry designing wireless routers and bridges. The Rise of a Serial Entrepreneur Gene graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a BSBA in Computer Informations Systems. He left the telecommunications industry around 2009 when the market was shrinking. Interested in assuring his financial security, he decided to start his own business. Many colleagues...Read More

Sharon Rich Speaks at The Veloz Group

CEO of Think Business Growth, Sharon Rich visited The Veloz Group yesterday to educate our interns on conscious decision making in the workforce. Integrating client stories into her seminar, Sharon offered concrete examples of personal business ventures that illustrate the emphatic need to surface and address what she has coined “invisible agreements.” To Sharon, invisible agreements encompass those quotidian office conventions that drive businesses to poor performance. They are ignored or accepted standards of operation that although seemingly ingrained in a company’s culture can result in drastic improvement when addressed and solved. That’s where Sharon comes in. With dynamism and...Read More

Veloz Exclusive: An Afternoon With Eli Eisenberg

Introduction Every week, The Veloz Group has at least one speaker come in and talk to the interns. The speakers are usually prominent individuals in the PR industry, but there have been speakers from other industries as well. On the afternoon of June 28th, Eli Eisenberg graced the Veloz Group interns with the knowledge he has gained in his area of expertise. Background Eli Eisenberg grew up in Southern California. He began his career in Northern California after his college career ended. Eli completed his undergrad at UCLA and then pursued his Mater's degree at UC Berkeley. Eisenberg's original background...Read More
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Bennet Kelley Speaks at The Veloz Group

Bennet Kelley, an accomplished lawyer, recently came to speak at The Veloz Group. Kelley works as an attorney for an Internet Law Center in Santa Monica, California. He handles legal issues involving the digital economy, cyber crime, and more. Additionally, Kelley applies his interests in other areas outside of the law firm. He is currently a Radio Host for a weekly Cyber Law and Business Report, and contributes to the Huffington Post and Santa Monica Daily Press. Early in his speech, Bennet Kelley told the audience “get involved early, because people will remember you.” When Kelley was young, his future...Read More

Veloz CEO thanks former NFL stars for protecting his hometown against Justin Bieber

In a tweet this morning, Adam Mendler, CEO of The Veloz Group, the Los Angeles-based company responsible for launching successful businesses including Beverly Hills Chairs and Custom Tobacco, thanked former NFL stars Keyshawn Johnson and Eric Dickerson for protecting his hometown against Justin Bieber. As reported by the Los Angeles Times, Johnson and Dickerson confronted Bieber over his reckless behavior leading directly to child endangerment. Adam paid tribute to Johnson and Dickerson through his twitter account, adding, "Good to see Eric Dickerson back in action period." The full tweet and Los Angeles Times article can be found at https://twitter.com/adammendler. Born and raised in...Read More