Influencer Branding – Social Currency
Gerard Adams, the founder of social impact startup accelerator, FOWNDERS, and the founder of “Voice of Generation Y” publication Elite Daily, will be speaking to you at NameSummit. He is the winner of Magic Johnson’s 32 Under 32 Award and was listed by Business Insider among the top-100 Most Influential People in Silicon Alley. He is featured in Success Magazine, Huffington Post, Inc. Magazine, Forbes, and other publications.
Gerard overcame early adversity to become a self-made millionaire by the age of 24. He has built, backed or invested in twelve businesses across multiple industries that have all delivered over seven-figures including the sale of Elite Daily to Daily Mail for $50 million. Gerard is here to continue his mission in life — to mentor and inspire young entrepreneurs to develop what it takes to be successful and to turn dreams into reality.
Greg Yuna, is a Queens native that made name for himself selling custom medallions, watches, diamond and gold pieces to music heavyweights and athletes like Victor Cruz and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Indeeed, Mayweather gave Yuna the nickname Mr. Flawless — the name stuck. Since then Greg has built his reputation and, social currency on Instagram.
In this not to miss session, Gerard and Greg will share insights and stories about how to leverage social media and build the most important currency in the world – your personal brand.
Gerard Adams (The Millennial Mentor)
Greg Yuna (Mr. Flawless)