Louis Foreman is founder and Chief Executive of Enventys Partners, an integrated product development and crowdfunding firm. He is also CEO of Edison Nation and Edison Nation Medical. Louis is the creator and Executive Producer of the Emmy® Award Winning PBS TV Show, Everyday Edisons. The show won 2 Emmys® in four seasons and appeared nationally on PBS. His interest in starting businesses and developing innovative products began while a sophomore at the University of Illinois with his first company founded in his fraternity room. Over the past 20 years, Louis has created 9 successful start-ups and has been directly responsible for the creation of over 20 others. A prolific inventor, he is the inventor on 10 registered US patents, and his firm is responsible for the development and filing of well over 600 patents. Louis is an adjunct professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, at Queens University and the Entrepreneur in Residence at the McColl School of Business. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the James Dyson Foundation and on September 16, 2011, Louis joined President Barack Obama on-stage for the signing of the America Invents Act into law.
Carrie Jeske has been in the inventing community for 20 years promoting low cost, high return inventing strategies. Helping inventors find low cost, high return inventing strategies is her passion. Carrie shares insider secrets to get ideas on the “As Seen on TV” shelf space at Walmart and everywhere Direct Response industry products are sold. Carrie Jeske is a direct licensee in the “As Seen On TV” category, paying full inventor royalties, through her two companies, Will It Launch & Inventive Ideas. Through Inventive Ideas, Carrie manages a team of product scouts and licensing agents around the world, that work to secure distribution agreements and license filed patents. Successful products launched by Carrie include SportsShade Canopy Awning, The Perfect Party Chair and Attach-A-Vac, Get Up And Go Cane, RotoClipper, My Fun Fish and the newest 60 Second Salad. Carrie is also the author of “Sell Crowdfunding Products On TV – Fast Track To Retail” on Amazon.