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Small Business Trends brings you the nominees for 2011 anual Small Business Influencer award for business leaders.

Derrith Lambka

147 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Derrith Lambka is ex Hewlett-Packard Director of Advertising and former SVP at Millward Brown, a global brand/advertising research firm owned by WPP. She’s now founder and Editor-in-Chief of MarketingZone.com,…   Read More



Brian Halligan

190 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Brian Halligan is CEO of HubSpot, a marketing software company he co-founded five years ago to help businesses transform the way they market their products by "getting found" on the internet. Since its…   Read More



Richard K. Kahn

789 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Richard K. Kahn, CEO of eZanga.com, Inc., has been in the online advertising industry since 1993. Kahn and his wife started eZanga.com, an online services company specializing in pay-per-click advertising…   Read More



Laura Thomas

56 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Laura Pevehouse Thomas was profiled as one of five “social media mavens” in the March 2009 issue of Austin Woman Magazine and named an AdWeek’s TweetFreak Five to Follow. She has worked in and around…   Read More



Jennifer Kovach

38 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Jennifer Brin Kovach serves as Director at Florida Women's Business Center. Jennifer's professional background includes extensive leadership roles in the non-profit industry, with experience in finance,…   Read More



Claudia Viek

67 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Claudia Viek is a pioneer in the Micro Enterprise and business incubation fields in the United States. She has been CEO of the California Association for Micro Enterprise Opportunity since 2007, where…   Read More



Women Inkorporated

67 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Gina Alagata created a highly professional, organized women's networking group called Wink (Women Inkorporated) in April of 2010. Wink consists of a team of women who helped brainstorm, give counsel,…   Read More



Brad Feld

52 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Brad Feld has been an investor and entrepreneur for over twenty years. Prior to co-founding Foundry Group, he co-founded Mobius Venture Capital and Intensity Ventures, a company that helped launch and…   Read More



Steve Case

39 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


As the force behind Startup America, a program initiated by the President to help entrepreneurs succeed, Steve Case lends his expertise from co-founding America Online to create a community of support…   Read More



Michelle Riggen-Ransom

39 Votes

Nominated for a Small Business Influencer Award in: Leaders


Michelle Riggen-Ransom was formerly the Chief Communications Officer at BatchBlue Software, which she co-founded in 2006. As overseer of all things editorial and champion of the customer experience, Michelle…   Read More



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