JJ is a Global Citizen committed to supporting others through connection and relationships. She began her business success with a bachelor’s degree in Finance, with additional study in International Business and Spanish from Arizona State University, and quickly rose to the top of her leadership skills. After stepping onto the skinny branches as a Vice President in a variety of Risk and Compliance roles, she took flight to launch The Connection Lounge®, a Conscious Social Platform.
She is an explorer in all aspects of self; from spirituality and relationship, to where she wanted to live and what she wanted to do for the world. A certified Yoga Teacher, Lomilomi Hāloa Rite of Passage Bodywork facilitator, and graduate of advanced leadership, emotional intelligence, and transformation training with the Landmark, Ascension Leadership Academy, PSI Seminars, Heartcore Leadership, Next Level Trainings, Tony Robbins, and Grace. She consulted the launch of Boston Breakthrough Academy and the Institute of Global Leadership. JJ has been coached in The Dharma Circle, Guide to Grace, The CrossRoads to Awakening, Mystical Alchemy, Renaturing, and Breakthrough Accelerator.
In 2016, she quit her corporate job to manage a band’s European tour and then settled into a three-month sabbatical in Spain. To this very day, she continues her journey, seeking meaning and purpose all over the world through consulting in the fields of Travel, Technology, Humanitarian, Event Production, and Transformation. JJ has visited 71 countries for work and play and is presently grateful to be living on Maui in the Hawaiian Islands.
Founder / Tech Lead
Robert Seitzberg is an entrepreneur and freelancer who specializes in digital marketing and web design. He designs growth machines for entrepreneurs and businesses to increase the number of clients they service or products they sell.
While he was traveling in 2006 he discovered www.couchsurfing.com and after meeting some of the founders he was asked to do a co-branded internet reality TV show for Couchsurfing which he co-wrote, filmed, and edited. In 2011 he helped start and run another startup named Wonder.
He currently operates Float Technology Services Agency and is starting a voting non-profit AOE.VOTE in the near future.
His most recent role was as head of marketing at the startup Upstock.
Ashurina is a Joyful Passionate Free Leader.
Ashurina worked for a public library agency working in admin, project management, and information technology for 16 years. In February 2020, Ashurina left the agency to create freedom in her life and pursue her passion of personal development for self and supporting others in their pursuit through transformational emotional intelligence leadership trainings.
Other passions include traveling, camping, animals, and being an active member of the Burning Man community.
AJ Leto is a leader who elevates leaders. As a success coach and corporate consultant, AJ supports his clients in creating maximum results and reaching their optimal potential.
A problem-solver and innovator, AJ has worked with civic leaders and top executives at renowned companies and nonprofit organizations including The Hanover Insurance Group, the VNA Care Network and Hospice (Visiting Nurses), Fallon Health, CVS Health, and several universities. AJ also helps entrepreneurs kick-start their dreams by providing a blueprint for their best life and business.
AJ is the President of the Board of Directors of the No Evil Project, Inc, and Co-Owner at the Boston Breakthrough Academy. He works closely with all ages in leadership training, individual personal development, career change, and with small to large corporations improving the lives of their team members and their clientele/membership.
An indefatigable learner and investigator, when AJ isn’t creating successful leaders who live vision-based lives you can find him celebrating life with music ministers around central MA, singing with the Salisbury Singers or officiating the nuptials of your loved ones.
Allison Chaney is a successful entrepreneur, experienced digital marketer, entertaining speaker, and inspiring leader. Since 1999, Allison has helped thousands of organizations, from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, achieve better results for their business. She successfully founded and sold Bare Knuckle Digital, a digital marketing agency, to a Procter and Gamble spin-off.
As a speaker and trainer for Boot Camp Digital since 2017, Allison inspires her audiences with her engaging style and makes complex topics easy to understand. She is certified in a variety of Digital Marketing topics including SEO, Digital Marketing and Social Media, and is recognized as a business thought-leader.
Allison is also CEO of Breakthrough Accelerator, a business acceleration program that is transforming business through intentional investing and teaching emotional intelligence tools to entrepreneurs. She has a passion for social responsibility in business.
Allison is currently living her dream on Maui, and is proof that everything is possible when you believe in yourself!
Allison has experience across many industries both B2B and B2C and has worked with leading companies including Cisco, NASA, Idaho Potato, Porsche, FTD, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Dominos Pizza, Mane ‘n Tail, UPS, and Synchrony Financial (formerly GE Capital).
Chris Hawker is an inventor, entrepreneur, and transformational trainer. He is the co-founder of Next Level Trainings, where he is the trainer in residence. Holder of 40 US patents, he is also the founder of Trident Invents, an innovation agency, where he has helped bring over 100 innovative products to market.
Finally, he is the CEO of Small Software, a technology startup delivering business operations software to small and medium businesses. Chris is an expert in innovation, team building, and creativity.
He lives in Columbus, Ohio with his wife, artist Sommer Renaldo, and their son Nico.
Peter Kirby is a long-time entrepreneur an early pioneer in the blockchain space. He co-founded a bitcoin hardware company in 2013 and a blockchain technology company in 2014.
Peter also executed one of the earliest ICOs in 2015 as CEO of Factom, Inc. He has been featured in the Wall St. Journal, The Economist, Financial Times, and Forbes. He has been a featured speaker at The World Bank, Money 20/20, The US State Department, and The US Department of Homeland Security.
Peter has a BS in Biochemistry from Lehigh University, an MBA from the Acton School of Business AND is a certified laughter yoga instructor!
Phatty’s career started as a Software Developer at General Dynamics after finishing her BS in Computer Science at Alabama A&M University. She worked in similar roles for much of her career until she attended MIT earning her SM in Engineering & Management.
Along the way, she took a small 2-year detour to play semi-professional volleyball in Poland and has also had side jobs owning/managing a restaurant and real estate investments. Before joining Google as a Cloud Program Manager, she helped build an MIT-founded startup, Foxtrot Systems, transitioning from the VP of Product & Operations to the COO.
During her life journey, she’s lived in various places to include Montana, Oregon, Alabama, Poland, Maryland, Massachusetts, California, and Florida. Her hobbies are volleyball, travel, working out, and connecting with friends whom she’s met around the world.