Listen to Joe Kovach describe his journey from international gymnast to technology executive (as-intrapreneur) to entrepreneur where he's helping accelerate startups in the engineering / manufacturing world.
www.theskyriders.com (Ken Kovach)
4:50s Release of the first smartphone
5:33s Clayton Christianson and disruptive technology
7:42s Self awareness and learning gymnastics
9:10s Ken Kovach and the Skyriders
12:40s Acrosports Sport Acrobatics and working your butt off.
16:05s Quitting your job
17:45s Mind, body and spirit – balance
21:15s Adrenaline rush as an escape to breakthrough
25.50s Vision, where does it come from
30.58s Peripheral vision and shifting sands
36:25s Working hard to create a great foundation
37:10s Artist, Innovator, Entrepreneur connection
42:20s Innovation within a Corporation
50:10s KoMotion Technologies
“You gotta hang with good people”
“You need to get a whole lot better or find a sport with less competition” – in speaking about his gymnastic coach.
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