Matthew Mugo Fields is a man who wears many hats: he is the co-founder
of Rocket Group, and President of GiftedandTalented.com, a subsidiary of
Redbird Advanced Learning, in which he is also president. These
companies, based in Silicon Valley, are partnered with Stanford
University and serve as resources for students from kindergarten to
Delanie West, FaberCastell USA VP of Product Development, is leading
product development and design teams for the company’s new product
releases. West, whose work experience includes development of creative products for licensed brands such as Toys R Us,
American Girl, Martha Stewart
Crafts, Disney, iHome and Sesame Street, shares her insight on branding and more with TNJ.com.
As head of the Chicago-based Johnson Publishing Company—one of the
largest and most respected publishing organizations in the
country---Desiree Rogers is tough and has to make critical decisions
when it comes to business. Navigating the company's flagship
publications, Ebony and Jet, through tough economic times has been a
challenge for the Harvard Business School alumna.