Scott Deming is not only a highly respected speaker on the topics of business and leadership, but he was also a highly successful businessman. Scott has worked in corporate America for more than three decades in a wide variety of positions. He ran his own national advertising and marketing agency for more than 20 years, working with Fortune 500 companies, as well as small, independent companies across the country, helping his clients grow beyond their industry averages.
George De Marco began his entrepreneurial journey in 1981. George brought together a team of highly-motivated individuals that achieved nationwide recognition for growth, innovation and customer experience in the electronic security and life safety and custom electronics industry. After selling his company in 2004, George was asked to help kick start the Electronic Security Expo (ESX) in 2007, an industry conference, and continues to serve as its chairman. He was also appointed under two governors of California as a board member for the Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. In 2011, he began his consultancy journey, founding DECO Ventures LLC. George has received numerous business awards over the years for his volunteer service in the electronic security and life safety industry, including a life-time achievement award. A published author of industry articles, keynote speaker, and moderator, George continues his entrepreneurial journey and his life-long quest to keep learning from exceptional businesses and people.