About the Hosts
Bobby Glen James has been a part of over 20 startups, currently the owner and CEO, of BoTecha and the president of SpeakUp Speakers Studio. He lives in Draper, Utah with his wife of 20 years, and three children. He is highly passionate which also makes him a compelling trainer.
Bobby is the author of the book titled “8 Wisdoms,” a great book for those looking for insight into a more successful life. Life principles taught through an adventure story. He also assists others in what he calls Accountability Leadership by mentoring people wanting to find what moves them to success. His mantra is Power Up Your Passion!
Ryan Pilkington holds an Associate’s and Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design. With an eye for design he worked as an artist for several promotional print companies. Later moved on and created his own design company “RP Designs” with 20 clients over a 3 year span. Finding his passion in entrepreneurism found his way to Entrepreneur Launch Pad where he met Bobby. Ryan served on the committee for a short time and did spotlight segments on marketing and branding. Finding his true passion and bringing awareness for anti bullying and suicide prevention, created Advocate Tees an online apparel company that gives back and works with charities supporting the youth and everyone on social issues. The overall mission is to let everyone know that their lives matter. Currently lives in Holladay, Utah with his wife Linda, dog Bella, and cat Nala. A huge Star Wars fan and is getting ready to launch his biography book on his bullying experiences to help others.