Where Street Smarts
And Book Smarts Collide.

Did you ever want to take an MBA course in entrepreneurship? Well, we've got the crash course.
On The Shrimp Tank, we interview some of the brightest and best CEO's around the country to
get the executive course on becoming a successful entrepreneur.

Paul Menig / Tech-I-M

Tech-I-M is a business accelerant, helping companies drive faster, profitable results. We get you more money from business, especially when exiting, and more time for life while building your future. We examine 7 forces external and internal to your business helping determine long range strategy and near term business actions. Continue reading

Erin Jones / Erin Jones LLC

Erin Jones has been involved in and around schools for the past 26 years. She has taught in a variety of environments, from predominantly Black to predominantly White to some of the most diverse communities in the nation. Continue reading

Ralph Nilssen / The Entrepreneurs Source

With over 40 years of experience in both corporate and entrepreneurial roles, Ralph has gained a great deal of knowledge and insight in the world of business. He understands what it takes to be successful, and has faced and overcome the many challenges of business ownership. Continue reading

Ty Belknap / MyCoach.Life

Ty Belknap, CEO of MyCoach.Life (link: www.mycoach.life), is a professional success coach, best-selling author, public speaker, webinar creator, and recently earned the distinguished Doctor of Strategic Leadership in Life Coaching, a degree held by fewer than 200 people in the world. Continue reading

Dan Weedin / Toro Consulting

Dan Weedin founded Toro Consulting, Inc. in 2005.

He is an experienced entrepreneur, leader, and award-winning speaker who has a passion for consulting, coaching and mentoring business leaders. Continue reading

Brad Berger / Cornerstone Financial Strategies

Brad is a CERTIFIED  FINANCIAL  PLANNER™  Professional  and brings a quarter of a century of comprehensive financial planning  experience to Cornerstone  Financial Strategies. Continue reading

Rachel Young / Miss Moffett’s Mystical Cupcakes

Rachel Young, owner of Miss Moffett’s Mystical Cupcakes, is a public speaker, writer and spokesperson. Her appearance on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars helped bring about her three local retail cupcake shops. She’s a Puget Sound Business Examiner’s 40 Under Forty award recipient, Women United of Thurston County incoming chair, and the recipient of the Thurston County Economic Development Council’s Best New Business of 2014. Continue reading

Pam Leno / Ideal Wellness Northwest

Pamela’s interest in wellness began in her 20’s with a position in a random fitness club.  It evolved over the next 30 years to include many certifications including Fitness Class Instruction IDEA, Triathlon Coaching ITCA, and more. This included an 18 year career with the Washington Athletic Club in Seattle teaching, training, creating programs and triathlon coaching. Continue reading

Michael Megalli / indie.biz

Michael has  spent most of his career helping large and small companies build great brands. As the founder of indie.biz, he’s now focused on helping anyone successfully start and run their own business.  Continue reading

Alanna Imbach / Vibe Coworks

Alanna Imbach is the CEO and Cofounder of Vibe Coworks, Kitsap’s largest, most cutting-edge shared workspace and coworking community. She uses her expertise as a storyteller, partnership builder and scrappy innovator to revolutionize the world of work+life, build communities and help businesses and nonprofits drive people to action.   Continue reading