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Meet Business Athlete: Taylor Young

Meet Taylor Young: Launch Business Athlete. With a background in sports management and marketing, this software engineer has set out on a mission to help others in the field land the perfect job through Coding Dojo (Seattle, WA) . Hear what makes Taylor tick,not to mention his SuperPower...

Forget Star Wars: Data Wars are the next big thing

There’s a new Star Wars in the works, and it’s going to be a game-changer. No, not that Star Wars. That one already changed the game -- did you hear it surpassed Avatar as the #1 North American movie of all time? I’ve seen it twice....

Meet Chad Holmes, Business Athlete

Chad Holmes, President for Launch’s Managed Services division, is responsible for growing both Launch and its clients’ businesses. It’s no easy task, but Chad believes strongly in the potential of high performing teams with a common vision—the ideological product of a lifetime of team sports...

Meet Business Athlete: Dan Konieczny

Dan Konieczny is a business athlete with a job more complex than his last name’s spelling. An ardent Buffalo Bills fan in a sea of Twelves and 49ers (depending on which office he’s in), he’s no stranger to conflict resolution, managing expectations, and working with...

Launch Foresights: Predictive Analytics That Shape Dynamic Customer Experiences

Geoff McDonald Joins to Lead New Practice [caption id="attachment_91" align="alignleft" width="288"] Geoff McDonald Joins Launch[/caption] Over the past few months, our team has been hard at work to develop a Predictive Analytics tool aimed at helping our clients predict customer behavior and generate future-forward, tactical direction for their...

Meet Business Athlete, Emily Cole

When Emily Cole isn’t analyzing businesses at TA Group Holdings—and, according to her, enjoying every minute of it—she’s training for her next triathlon. With arms Michelle Obama would envy, and plans to conquer another Half Ironman Business Athletein Austria in August, Emily knows a little something...

Meet Business Athlete: Gina Goldenberg

Gina Goldenberg knows what it means to be a team player. Before coming to Launch, she co-owned a construction company, and she spent 10 years building, delivering and supporting scientific software at Pharmaceutical company. Here at Launch, she works hard to ensure every client feels like...

Meet Business Athlete Sam Schmidt (Schmidt Peterson Motorsports)

[caption id="attachment_68" align="alignright" width="300"] Back in the Driver's Seat at Long Beach[/caption] If you’ve never seen Sam Schmidt before, it’s probably because he was moving too fast. Sam is a business athlete in the most literal sense: After purchasing his father’s auto parts business at the ripe...