Stacy Cason, Founder & CEO, Planetarie.

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Stacy Cason

“I am determined/driven (sometimes stubborn), and able to accomplish where others would surrender.”

"You don't have to be a genius or a visionary or even a college graduate to be successful. You just need a framework and a dream."

Janiv Ratson

“My approach to business is the same as my approach to life and what I tell my kids, an idea that is not pushed to fruition is nothing but an idea. Have the courage and the confidence to turn your ideas into reality, and don’t be afraid to fail.”


Viewing ISIS’s acts from a criminological, rather than theological, perspective offers some provocative insights into the minds of its fighters.


What’s next summer going to bring? How hot will it be in 10 years?

“Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.”

David Meltzer

“We’ve made a lot of changes in recent months to provide people who are struggling as much value as possible. Our core values of gratitude, empathy, accountability, and inspiration have been a great help to carry us through these times, especially for the first few months of the pandemic.”


Once his leg fracture heals, his leg can potentially be just as straight and strong as it was before. But his foot and ankle are more of a worry.

Sid Nair

“With every team I led, I always created a vision and a plan to get there….I then asked people who wanted to be on the bus to hop on, and those that do not agree with the vision to get off the bus.”

Kenneth Kee

“I see the current uncertainty as an opportunity to strive harder in the area where I didn’t see them as important in the past.”

Democracy in Kazakhstan is not the start of its journey but rather its destination.

Amit On

“Something I really value about my company – there is no ego here, and we’re also all about the laughs too.”

Erik Rind

“It is ImagineBC’s goal to create such a community — one where key technologies like blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) can be democratized for everyone to share in the profits created by their use.”

The world's most advanced economies will incur half the total costs associated with a failure to vaccinate poorer nations, which could exceed $4 trillion if only half their citizens are inoculated.

“Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.”

Inspiring CEOs 2020.