Scott Gerber is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, media personality, author and syndicated young entrepreneurship columnist. He is the founder and Managing Partner of Sizzle It!, a sizzle reel production company that produces promotional videos for a global clientele of public relations, marketing and advertising professionals and firms. Scott is also the founder of the Young Entrepreneur Council, a nonprofit organization that provides young entrepreneurs with access to tools, mentorship, community and educational resources that support each stage of their business’s development and growth, and the author of the book, Never Get a "Real" Job (Wiley, 2010).
An accomplished public speaker, Scott has taught thousands of students and young professionals his lessons about entrepreneurship. He is an expert in teaching aspiring entrepreneurs how to start business on shoe-string budgets and offers insight on a number of topics including: pitching, fundraising, marketing, business development strategies and political and economic issues facing entrepreneurs. His most recent speaking engagements include the Entrepreneur Magazine Conference and the national Collegiate Entrepreneurship Organization conference. Scott's syndicated columns appear regularly in numerous media outlets. Follow Scott on Twitter at @askgerber or friend him on Facebook at facebook.com/scottgerber.