Peggy talks about how crowdfunding and equity funding has expanded in last five years globally. One recent success story involves a medical company that raised $1.7 million to boost oxygen levels in re-growing bones to assist in less painful recovery.
Cameron Lilly, vice president of software and financial services, Enterprise Ireland, says the Irish market is a small market, but in terms of technology it does punch above its weight. Companies in Ireland do target North America as a prime place to export that technology and services.
Anthony Caliendo, author, The Sales Assassin, explains people need to learn how to learn and prepare themselves mentally as much as learning the product and services. He says technology is changing sales and changing it very quickly.
Chad Curry, managing director for the Center for REALTOR Technology, NAR (National Assn. of REALTORS), says realtors can build a brand and relationship around devices for the homeowner. If you have a home that has environmental sensors, realtors can make recommendations for how to improve and make a home more livable.