‘Life After Corporate’ Category

March 15th, 2013, 6:00 am

Life After Corporate: Sonpreet Bhatia, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, MyCityWay

By Melissa J. Anderson (New York City) “I’ve said this many times,” began Sonpreet Bhatia, Co-Founder and COO of MyCityWay. “If you have a vision and are passionate about solving a problem, just start now. There is no better time.” Bhatia and her two co-founders took a risk when they developed MyCityWay, an app that [...]

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January 18th, 2013, 6:00 am

Life After Corporate: Leila Kanani, CEO & Founder, Intermix Legal Group

By Robin Madell (San Francisco) Do you have an entrepreneurial idea that you just can’t shake? Leila Kanani recommends pursuing it. “Lawyers are all, as a group, very risk averse,” says Kanani. “I’m not in that group. My advice is to quit your job and go after any idea you may have. Take the risk. [...]

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October 26th, 2012, 6:00 am

Life After Corporate: Kelly Hoey, Co-Founder, Women Innovate Mobile

By Melissa J. Anderson (New York City) To Kelly Hoey, business strategist and Co-Founder and Managing Director of Women Innovate Mobile, leaving her corporate job was a surprise. “I call myself an accidental entrepreneur,” she said. But, she firmly believes striking out on her own was the right choice. “I tell people this all the [...]

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October 4th, 2012, 1:00 pm

Life After Corporate: Lori Anne Wardi, Vice President, .CO Internet S.A.S.

By Melissa J. Anderson (New York City) According to Lori Anne Wardi, if your job just isn’t working for you, think about what your strengths and passions are, take a deep breath, and plunge in to something new. She should know – after spending years as an attorney in a large New York City law [...]

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