Debra Swersky

Debra has spent her career building, scaling, and managing operations in start-up organizations. Companies such as Inside Sports & Entertainment Group, SCVNGR/LevelUp, Visible Measures, and High Start Group have used Debra’s enterprising energy to facilitate their exponential growth.

1 Million Cups 9/28/2016

This is not a joke: What does a former truffle chef turned coleslaw master, ...

1 Million Cups 9/21/2016

Remember back in the day when you sat in school, ate at the mom-and-pop ...

1 Million Cups 9/7/2016

Have you ever thought about the potential diseases that the food you’re eating might ...

1 Million Cups 8/31/2016

We see what you did there, 1 Million Cups Organizers… Mobile. Definition: (1) Able ...

1 Million Cups 8/24/2016

Insight! That was the name of the game at 1 Million Cups on Wednesday, ...

1 Million Cups 8/17/2016

Sometimes solving a problem isn’t as easy as identifying a problem and solving it. ...

1 Million Cups 8/10/2016

“New uses for old things.” That was the theme of 1 Million Cups on ...

1 Million Cups 8/3/2016

“Winner by audience participation” was how UT Dallas’ Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship pitch ...

1 Million Cups 7/27/2016

Ever stepped outside of your eyes-on-phone bubble to think if someone really wanted to, ...

1 Million Cups 7/20/2016

“Make it Healthy. Make it Yummy. Make it Simple.” This was the tagline of ...

1 Million Cups 7/13/2016

Sometimes it’s the comments and feedback from the community that can help you define ...

1 Million Cups 7/6/2016

The two presenters at 1 Million Cups both responded to the question, “What can ...

1 Million Cups 6/15/2016

One of the best questions that you can ask at 1 Million Cups is ...

1 Million Cups 6/8/2016

One of the best parts about attending 1 Million Cups is the opportunity to ...

BigDNT: Dream Arm

There are few people who can pop-up out of the audience, create a product ...

BigDNT: VaultMR

Walking into the doctors office can, at times, feel like being quizzed on your ...

BigDNT: Sprinkl

Billions of gallons of water are used daily for irrigation. The average homeowner will ...

BigDNT: Inception Lightning

What do you get when a pro-circuit Tennis players meets a Psychology degree, meets ...

BigDNT: Skill Silo

There are few skills that add value to your career like learning a language, ...

Symbology: Fashion at a Whole New Level

Ever heard of a company being focused on their bottom line (meaning how much ...

Everly Well, the ‘Amazon.com of At-Home Diagnostics’

Ever, meaning at all times or always, is a great way to think about ...

1 Million Cups 3/9/2016

Every week at 1 Million Cups is a new experience. On Wednesday, March 9, ...

Robin Puts Your Lawn on Autopilot

A Robin is red, right? Wrong. (Wait, what?!) That’s right, you heard it here ...

Jables Discovers Local Entertainment Quickly

Jables. Pronounced like cables or Gables, likely starting with the letter J for “Jason ...

PLUM: Connecting to Like-Minded People

People Like You and Me: PLUM. (Roll with it. The “you” is “u,” alla ...

PitchPR Helps Startups Get Media Attention

Whoa. Whoa. Whoa. Who brought the suit? Relax! Keep your hoodie on. Martin Stein ...