Alec Stern is an entrepreneur, keynote speaker, startup mentor, innovator, and investor. He has become known as "America's Startup Success Expert" and is now regarded as a motivational speaker, as he has performed hundreds of highly inspiring keynote speeches worldwide. He's been a co-founder or founding team member of 8 startups with 5 exits - 2 IPOs and 3 acquisitions. As a primary member of Constant Contact's founding team Alec was one of the original 3 who started the company in an attic. Alec was with the company for 18 years from start-up, to IPO, to a $1.1 Billion-dollar acquisition. In 2020, he was a 2-time Visionary Award winner at top conferences for his success as an entrepreneur and for his work helping startups and entrepreneurs.