Judy Robinett is a business thought leader who has been profiled in The Street, Vogue, CBS, NBC, Forbes, The Washington Post & Bloomberg Businessweek as a sterling example of the new breed of “super connectors” who use their experience & networks to accelerate growth & enhance profitability. She gives speeches world-wide on business strategy & high-end strategic networking to specific outcomes. In more than 30 years of expe-rience as an entrepreneur & corporate leader, Robinett has served as the CEO of both public & private compa-nies & in management positions at Fortune 500 companies. She has been on the advisory boards of Illuminate Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, California; Pereg Ventures, adventure capi-tal firm based in New York; & Springboard Enterprises, an internationally recognized incubator. Robinett is the author of “How to Be a Power Connector:The 5-50-150 Rule,”. Her second book “Crack the Funding Code” will be released September 2018.