Ron Gonen

Ron is the Co-Founder and CEO of Closed Loop Partners, an investment firm focused on the development of the circular economy via investments in sustainable consumer goods and packaging companies, innovative recycling technologies and advanced supply chains. Prior to Closed Loop Partners, Ron was the Deputy Commissioner of Sanitation, Recycling and Sustainability for New York […]

Scott Augenbaum

After joining the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in the New York Field Office in 1988 as a support employee, Scott Augenbaum became a Special Agent in 1994 and was assigned to the Syracuse, New York Office, where he worked domestic terrorism, white collar and hate crimes, and all computer crime investigations. In October 2003, […]

Evolving Electronic Recycling with Robert Tokarchyk and Paul Midzak

In this episode of Impact! with John Shegerian, John is interviewing Robert Tokarchyk and Paul Midzak, the Co-Founders of the Global ITAD Institute. The ITAD Summit provides a collaborative forum for ITADs and businesses looking to expand through hi-energy networking opportunities. The ITAD Summit is where ITAD comes to life, where ideas become energized. John […]

Jake Olson

Jake sets big picture strategy and serves as the public face of the company. Jake has a truly incredible story that has been well chronicled and featured in just about every outlet from ESPN to CNN to the New York Times to the Wall Street Journal to the Washington Post. At 8 months old, he […]

Building A Technology Startup with Engage’s Daniel Hennes

In today’s episode of Impact! with John Shegerian, John interviews Daniel Hennes, a recent USC graduate who during his college career was the manager of Jake Olson, the first NCAA blind football player, and based on his experiences managing Jake started a technology startup company called Engage with a mission of disrupting the talent booking […]

Daniel Hennes

Daniel is a co-founder and CEO of Engage where he is responsible for overseeing all aspects of Engage‚Äôs day to day operations and big picture strategy. Outside of his work with Engage, Daniel manages and consults for several professional athletes including USC blind long snapper Jake Olson and NFL veterans Ryan Harris and Ross Tucker.Daniel […]

Robots & Sustainability Automation with Matanya Horowitz

Today on Impact! with John Shegerian, John interviews Matanya Horowitz, an entrepreneur and founder of AMP Robotics, a robotics company focused on sustainability automation and smarter recycling through the use of technology and robotics. Listen along as John and Matanya discuss the current state of automation in sustainability and what the future holds for robotics […]