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Entrepreneurship is a Game of Survival

Contrary to popular belief, #entrepreneurship is not all sunshine and roses. It takes a fair amount of persistence and grit to become successful. In this episode, Tim Padgett describes how he played the game of survival to become a #successful entrepreneur.Tim is the Founder and CEO of Pepper Group (peppergroup.com), a 25-year-old B2B marketing communications firm.

This team of finely tuned seasoned professionals has won numerous awards for branding, design and campaign development, being named one of the top B2B agencies in the US by B-to-B magazine for six consecutive years. For the last seven years, Pepper Group has been recognized as one of the 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in Chicago.

Tim is also a founder of Kinexxia, a digital tools development firm that focuses on platforms that help companies with their culture. Their premier product is Teer1 (teer1.com), an employee volunteering program. Tim sits on several non-profit boards and regularly participates in volunteering his personal time for a variety of causes.