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Allison Fass

Executive Director, Digital — Inc.
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Executive Director, Digital @ | Business journalist. Digital strategist. Summer lover.

Simon Sinek: 'Are You Leading Your People or Just Running a Company?' — After safely leading 22 members of the Air Force through combat in 2002, Lieutenant Colonel Mike "Johnny Bravo" Drowley, an airman in the United States Air Force, told best-selling leadership author Simon Sinek that there are fates worse than death: accidentally killing one of your own men, or going home alive when one or more of your men does not.

Where Alice + Olivia's Founder Gets Her Design Inspiration — Stacey Bendet Eisner, founder of the Alice + Olivia clothing company, describes to executive director Allison Fass how she designed her first pair of pants out of curtain fabric.

What HopStop's Founder Has Been Up to Since He Sold to Apple — Chinedu Echeruo talks with Allison Fass, executive director of, about why he left his own tech startup to invest in West African food companies, and later returned to the U.S.

This 29-Year-Old Landed $500 Million to Develop a New Way to Fight Cancer — Inc.'s 11th annual 30 Under 30 list features the young founders taking on some of the world's biggest challenges. Here, meet SQZ Biotech. When Armon Sharei was a chemical engineering PhD student at MIT in 2008, he joined a teamtoiling to transfer compounds into living cells--a difficult task, but one that could help scientists research diseases or discover new drugs.

6 Things Alexis Ohanian Wishes Someone Had Told Him Before He Started Reddit — After many years away, Alexis Ohanian, the serial entrepreneur, investor, and open-Internet advocate, recently returned to the helm of Reddit, the huge user-curated news site, along with his co-founder and college roommate, Steve Huffman.

Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary: 3 Ways to Guarantee You'll Make a Deal When You Pitch Your Business — In remarks at the iCONIC:DC conference in Washington, D.C., Wednesday morning, Kevin O'Leary said all of the entrepreneurs who have gotten funded on have done three key things. "If there's anything you remember [today], remember these three things," the reality-show star told an audience of 650 entrepreneurs in an on-stage interview with Tyler Mathisen, co-anchor of CNBC's Power Lunch.

Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec: When Not to Sell Your Business — A few months ago, Shark Tank star Robert Herjavec thought about selling his global information-security company. He conferred with Mark Cuban, the fellow Shark he made no secret of disliking earlier in the show's history. "I actually sat down with Mark. I asked, 'What do you think? Should I sell my business?'

Gillian Tett: How to Stay Nimble and Take on Giants — The U.S. Managing Editor for the Financial Times and author of The Silo Effect talks with Inc.'s Allison Fass about competing against bureaucratic behemoths.

Marcus Lemonis: Admitting Your Biggest Fear Can Lead You to Phenomenal Success — Within minutes of walking on stage at the iCONIC conference in Chicago on Tuesday, Marcus Lemonis talked about a low point in his life. In 1991, after he had just finished eighth grade, he weighed 225 pounds, had a terrible eating disorder, struggled as a result of having been molested five years earlier, and didn't have any friends.

IN BRIEF; A Coffee-Sandwich Merger Has Its First Offspring — Xando Coffee and Bar and Cosi Sandwich Bar, restaurant chains that merged in September, opened their first combined location at 461 Park Avenue South (at 31st Street) on Wednesday. In addition to offering the food that each restaurant has already become known for, like Xando's s'mores and Cosi's freshly baked bread, the 80-seat Xando Cosi has an expanded menu with items neither chain has sold before.
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Sep 30, 2016

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Sep 28, 2016

How one entrepreneur found the CEO who would take his company to $546 million in sales  via @ChrisBeier

Sep 23, 2016

Take a visual tour of the most beautiful office on the Brooklyn waterfront!  cc @Joyzel

Sep 19, 2016

RT @JenniferPreston: Inspiring words from @JaneONA at her last #ona16 awards dinner after 8 years: Open doors for others. Lend a hand.

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