Top 20 Jolters

June 2019

1
Alison Kemp
Head Honcho @ Switchvision
Mini course
Workshop
10.0
Alison is the founder of Switchvision, a consultancy that specialises in theatre-based interpersonal skills for technical experts. She’s worked internationally as an editor, writer, voice over artist and performer and was the director and scriptwriter for the presenters of the Eurovision Song Contest, hosted in Istanbul. Her book ‘Techie Talks – how technical experts become powerful presenters’ has hit over 30,000 downloads. Alison works globally with SMEs to large multi-nationals to enhance their creativity and communication skills.
2
Radina Nedyalkova
Founder and Remote Talent Advisor @ Vox Advisory
Mini course
Workshop
9.9
Radina is a psychologist, certified career consultant and guest lecturer with 9+ years of international agency & in-house HR and talent acquisition experience. Her corporate career includes global companies like LinkedIn and Airbnb and her expertise lies in establishing talent best practices across multiple regions and cross-cultural/cross-functional teams. She has had the chance to live and work in Bulgaria, USA, Singapore and Ireland. Radina is currently developing her own remote talent consultancy for startups and individuals - Vox Advisory.
3
Ofir Avigad
Storyteller, Blockchain Veteran @ Freelance
Mini course
Workshop
9.8
Ofir loves to tell innovative stories in simple terms . He is a digital nomad, currently travelling the world while teaching and copywriting. He was featured in Forbes' Israel 30 under 30 list for his work as a co-founder and creator of successful networks and communities.
4
Shiran Azoulay Rubinstein
Speaker Coach @ Vayomar
Mini course
Workshop
9.7
Senior advisor in the department of education and business of Vayomar. Shiran began her career in communications at the age of 14.5, when she began broadcasting on the radio "Voice of the Red Sea" in Eilat. At the age of 21, she was the main produce. During her degree, she took an active part in the Student Union and served as the Association's spokesperson. Her love of rhetoric led her to "Vayomar", believing that knowledge of rhetoric and awareness of the power of interpersonal communication would lead to a better society.
5
Mor Hazan
Program Manager @ Google
Mini course
Workshop
9.5
Mor is a Program Manager in Google, with a background in marketing and startup consulting. As a Google-trained Team Development consultant, Mor works with individuals and teams to boost performance and increase collaboration, and facilitates trainings and workshops regularly around presentation skills, time management, working styles and inclusion. Mor is passionate about entrepreneurship and social impact, and juggles multiple side projects to support startups and nonprofits.
6
Yonatan Levy
Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder @ STADS
Mini course
Workshop
9.5
Yonatan Levy is a tech product management leader, author, and speaker. His products are used in industries ranging from e-commerce and financial services to social networks and and cyber security. He recently co-founded STADS Technologies, the first online marketplace for sports advertising, a platform in which a collaborative approach for teams and advertisers is encouraged. Yonatan is the author of the #1 Amazon Bestseller The Other Ideas: Art, Tech Products, and the Creative Mind.
7
Dan Liebeschutz
Co-founder & COO @ BKind
Mini course
Workshop
9.5
Dan Liebeschutz is a serial social entrepreneur and an automation junkie. He is one of the co-founders in BKind and the one responsible for their super-efficient operations. His education includes B.A in Information system management and M.B.A in international business. Dan lives in Tel Aviv, likes people, read interesting stuff, play, travel and hang out with good friends.
8
Maryan Bani
Creative Director @ Mellanox
Mini course
Workshop
9.4
Maryan is a leading Creative Director in Israel. Her passion ignites through creativity, art, people and their stories. She believes that people and emotions are the strongest pillars of insight and success, and if you can tap into someone’s emotions through a good story you can change the world. The idea of connecting people to brands through emotions has helped Maryan create a substantial portfolio cross media campaigns in industries spanning beauty, fashion, automotive and communications. Maryan currently leads the creative team at Mellanox.
9
Debbie Danon
Co-CEO @ TrustLab Ltd
Mini course
Workshop
9.4
Debbie is an award-winning facilitator, trainer, coach and designer of leadership experiences. She spent 6 years building the UK's leading interfaith NGO from the ground up, before designing leadership programmes in the City for clients including Accenture and The Bank of England. Debbie is passionate about transforming working cultures to be more inclusive. Alongside Yasmeen Akhtar, she is Co-Founder & Joint CEO of Diversity & Inclusion consultancy, TrustLab. She holds a degree in Theology & Religious Studies from University of Cambridge.
10
Yael Man shahar
CEO @ Blue pinecone
Mini course
Workshop
9.4
“Judge a book by its cover” – According to Yael, this characterizes the evolution of the human mind and the way we think. She has a First Degree in Psychology, Masters Degree in Organizational Consulting and throughout the past two years, Yael has specialized in the field of Psychology of Technology. Yael also combines the ‘art of attention’ technique which is based on cognitive and physiological research. This allows persons to grasp others attention, in a world where attention holding is nearly impossible to do.
11
Bill Jensen
CEO @ The Jensen Group
Mini course
Workshop
9.4
Bill Jensen is the CEO at The Jensen Group for strategic, change and communication consulting. He is an internationally-acclaimed thought leader with a passion for making it easier for everyone to work smarter, not harder. Bill consults with senior execs on organizational simplicity, transformation, and the future of work. Bill has written eight best-selling business books; all focused on helping you do and be your best.
12
Madison Salters
Content Writer, Editor, Researcher @ The United Nations, Huffington Post, Peter Gabriel's The Toolbox, the UNTITLED Magazine, TripAdvisor
Mini course
Workshop
9.4
An award-winning journalist, editor, writer, documentarian, and translator, Madison Salters has been published across major new outlets and literary magazines, including The Huffington Post, TripAdvisor, and the United Nations Press. She is the Editor-in-Chief of Peter Gabriel's The Toolbox, and Nonfiction Editor of Ruminate Magazine. Named "Top 30 Under 30" by Westchester Magazine, Innovator of the Year by UCL and SOAS of London, and a UNESCO Ambassador of Peace and Cross-Cultural Dialogue, she is a sought-after public speaker.
13
Adam Banning
Host / Producer @ The Adam Harman Show
Mini course
Workshop
9.4
Over the past 25 years, Adam Banning has been a highly successful Salesman, Sales Manager and Sales Trainer. After breaking all of the sales records at one of the largest companies in the nutritional supplement industry, he began training other members of his sales team about the art of asking "Power Questions". Many of those who embraced his trainings went on to become top sales reps as well. Adam is also a popular lecturer in the field of Functional Medicine, author of two books on human potential, and a radio show host in Los Angeles.
14
Itay Boneh
Marketing consultant & Strategist @ Itay Boneh
Mini course
Workshop
9.3
Brand development expert with sharp knives and creative approach. Formerly VP Strategy at the global advertising agency Publicis. Currently work as a marketing consultant and a strategist, lecturer in the international school at IDC Herzliya, and as a mentor for start-ups.
15
Adam Goodvach
Strategic Partnerships & Business Development @ Cyren Ltd (Cyber Security)
Mini course
Workshop
9.3
Adam has been in global sales for 20 years. He exited his first start-up in 2011 and has since continued to hone his sales and account management skills in the high tech space. Adam recently managed strategic partnerships worth $200M relationships with Microsoft, Google and Yahoo and currently works in Cyber Security with leading global brands. Adam's passion is communicating and educating through business presentations, conferences, and even adult education courses.
16
Liat Netanel
Program Manager @ Microsoft
Mini course
Workshop
9.1
Liat is a program manager at Microsoft for Startups, where she curates and leads programs for early and seed-stage startups. Liat is also a certified lawyer having represented various companies and private customers. In addition, Liat is an ultra-marathon runner who participates in various races in Israel and around the world and is considered one of the leading ultra-marathon runners in Israel. Recently she finished a 166km race and is now exploring for her next challenging race.
17
Eli Barenboim
Business Development Manager @ Israel Tech Challenge
Mini course
Workshop
9.1
For the past 8 years Eli has been connecting people to opportunities to make impact or grow their venture. Working in Business Development and Marketing roles for corporations, startups and nonprofits, Eli has a large variety of experiences, methods and tips about setting up sales operations, driving new revenue to your organization and dealing with negotiation challenges when you're trying to close your first deals.
18
Maor Benaim
CEO @ The Wolf Marketing
Mini course
Workshop
9.0
Maor Benaim AKA The Wolf has been obsessed with media buying for the last 11 years. He is proudly known for not letting any campaign go without converting. Maor now owns the wolf marketing as well as seven other marketing powerhouse companies worldwide. He is respected As a Thought Leader in the online media industry, as a result of huge numbers as an agency and affiliate. He owns several Agencies running campaigns for the largest retail and lead-gen companies in Israel.
19
Lu Li
Founder & CEO @ Blooming Founders
Mini course
Workshop
8.9
Lu is the founder of Blooming Founders, a membership community for female founders that designs products and services helping female entrepreneurs succeed. Lu is one of the most connected women in the London startup ecosystem and also serves as a mentor at the Google Launchpad accelerator. In 2016, she published the book Dear Female Founder, now globally available on Amazon and Kindle.
20
Resa Gooding
CMO @ Cacao Media
Mini course
Workshop
8.8
Resa is the Co-Founder and CMO of Cacao Media Digital Marketing Agency, a HubSpot Certified Partner Agency. Having worked in Marketing for more than 15 years she brings her experience and passion for Marketing to a range of companies operating in Technology, Financial, Agriculture, Travel Tech industries. Some areas of her expertise include Marketing Automation, Sales Operations, Lead Generation, Event Marketing, Email Marketing and Social Media Marketing.

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TOP 20 JOLTERS

June 2019
1

Alison Kemp

Head Honcho @ Switchvision
Product and design
10.0
2

Radina Nedyalkova

Founder and Remote Talent Advisor @ Vox Advisory
Product and design
9.9
3

Ofir Avigad

Storyteller, Blockchain Veteran @ Freelance
Product and design
9.8
4

Shiran Azoulay Rubinstein

Speaker Coach @ Vayomar
Product and design
9.7
5

Mor Hazan

Program Manager @ Google
Product and design
9.5
6

Yonatan Levy

Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder @ STADS
Product and design
9.5
7

Dan Liebeschutz

Co-founder & COO @ BKind
Product and design
9.5
8

Maryan Bani

Creative Director @ Mellanox
Product and design
9.4
9

Debbie Danon

Co-CEO @ TrustLab Ltd
Product and design
9.4
10

Yael Man shahar

CEO @ Blue pinecone
Product and design
9.4
11

Bill Jensen

CEO @ The Jensen Group
Product and design
9.4
12

Madison Salters

Content Writer, Editor, Researcher @ The United Nations, Huffington Post, Peter Gabriel's The Toolbox, the UNTITLED Magazine, TripAdvisor
Product and design
9.4
13

Adam Banning

Host / Producer @ The Adam Harman Show
Product and design
9.4
14

Itay Boneh

Marketing consultant & Strategist @ Itay Boneh
Product and design
9.3
15

Adam Goodvach

Strategic Partnerships & Business Development @ Cyren Ltd (Cyber Security)
Product and design
9.3
16

Liat Netanel

Program Manager @ Microsoft
Product and design
9.1
17

Eli Barenboim

Business Development Manager @ Israel Tech Challenge
Product and design
9.1
18

Maor Benaim

CEO @ The Wolf Marketing
Product and design
9.0
19

Lu Li

Founder & CEO @ Blooming Founders
Product and design
8.9
20

Resa Gooding

CMO @ Cacao Media
Product and design
8.8
TOP 20 JOLTERS
June 2019