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Exceed Network 'Under 30' Features Elizabeth Sutton

Self taught artist, Elizabeth Sutton, has made her mark on the New York pop art scene in only a little over a year. When asked why she started making art, she said it came from a practical place. “I wanted to be more intellectually challenged, financially independent and have something that is entirely my own.” Sutton, who graduated with honors from Baruch College with degrees in business administration and marketing, infuses her art with the same precision and character that Read More

Boardroom Series with Ikey Chera

The latest event in Exceed Network’s Boardroom Series was held on March 27th at Exceed’s offices located at WeWork 5th avenue. Titled How To Build And Expand Your Network, the event featured Isaac ‘Ikey’ Chera as the speaker. Chera is a principle at Crown Acquisitions, a commercial real estate investment firm that has operated for over eighty years. During the event, Chera discussed the importance of a robust business network and how to build it. Read More

Exceed Network Under 30 Spotlight: Laura and Michael Dweck of Basic Outfitters

Basic Outfitters is an online service that allows men to ‘Create-a-Drawer’ consisting of up to 19 basics including socks, underwear, t-shirts and sweatpants for only $60. Exceed recently interviewed Michael Dweck, who cofounded the company with his wife Laura in 2015. Like so many great businesses, Basic Outfitters was born out of necessity.

After getting married in 2014, Michael and Laura moved into a small apartment in Manhattan. Laura, whose background is in the fashion industry, had Read More

EN Boardroom Series with Mark Adjmi and Allan Levy

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Exceed Network is proud to announce the Boardroom Series, designed to engage and inform Exceed members and other entrepreneurs in a relaxed, informal setting. Within these seminars of interactive talks and events hosted by seasoned business owners and entrepreneurs, speakers discuss all types of industries and business related topics including marketing, data analytics, finance, real estate, computer programming, fashion, branding and much more. To kick the series off, Read More

Exceed Network Under 30 Spotlight: Isaac J. Kassin of Exeq

Exceed Under 30 Spotlight- Exeq.io

November 21, 2016

Interview with Isaac J. Kassin, Head of Marketing

Founded in June 2015, Exeq is a personal finance application that allows its users to budget, save and invest in a manner so personal and customizable that it has the potential to shift the landscape of personal banking.

Exceed Network recently interviewed Isaac J. Kassin, Head of Marketing for Exeq, during which Kassin, 21, explained in detail why Exeq is not only different than other finance applications Read More

Selling the Big Box Retailers- 11/7/16

SellingtheBigBoxRetailers- November 7th, 2016

On November 7th, 2016, Exceed Network hosted its second annual Sellingthe Big Box Retailers event. Hosted at Harry Tawil’s Q4 Designs headquarters, well over one hundred people showed up to listen to and query a panel of former retail buyers from stores including Walmart, TJ Maxx/Marshalls, Macy’s, Saks, Ross and Dicks Sporting Goods. The sold out event was moderated by Jason Mazzola, president and CEO of Citi Trends, a Read More

Judaic Principles of Success in Business 11/14/16

Judaic Principles of Success in Business 

November 29, 2016

On November 14, 2016, an intimate crowd gathered at the offices of Adjmi Apparel to hear a panel of rabbis and businessmen discuss the importance of the Jewish values of optimism, gratitude, perseverance and honor, and how these traits foster success in business.

Rabbi Richard Tobias, dean of the Magen David Yeshiva Scholars Program as well as a rabbi at Beth Torah of Brooklyn, started the evening with some shocking and helpful anecdotes. Read More