Gary McGraw the Chief Technology Officer at Cigital joins Craig to discuss the importance of the Building Security In Maturity Model and why you must embed controls into everyday business processes so that the business owners (and not only the security geeks) can respond and react accordingly to vulnerabilities. Cigital, Inc. is the world’s largest consulting firm specializing in software security and is the global leader in helping organizations design, build, and maintain secure software.
Emily Kirkpatrick the VP at National Center for Family Literacy joins Craig to discuss their Reading Program Wonderopolis and Camp What A Wonder. Wonderopolis, is a free, online resource that reframes literacy around the idea of Wonder, providing educators and families with a robust tool that guides reading, critical thinking and inquiry-based knowledge acquisition on a daily basis. Camp What-A-Wonder is a fun, free opportunity for parents and children to learn together during the summer. More than 1 million families have made positive educational and economic gains as a result of NCFL’s work, which includes training more than 150,000 teachers and thousands of volunteers.
Dave Laituri the Founder of One Hundred joins Craig to discuss his newest product that he is funding through kickstarted – Pucs. These solid stainless steel ‘Pucs’ deliver the chill of ice, without diluting your favorite drink; they are also a great way to cool a hot coffee
•Pucs, machined from solid Stainless Steel, will be offered in sets of 6 in a solid Maple or Walnut case
•Pucs can be used in any drink for the perfect chilling experience
•Stainless steel is a gradual conductor, so a set of Pucs will chill steadily and evenly, and stay cool for quite a while
•Pucs are an excellent heat absorber as well, a room-temperature Puc will take the edge off of blazing hot coffee
•Pucs will not absorb smells or flavors from your freezer, will not degrade, leak, pit, chip, flake, crack or dissolve
•Simply clean them with soap and water or give them a quick ride in the dishwasher, then send them to the freezer to re-chill
Onehundred is a collection of projects within a project: 100 products, designed & produced within 100 miles of our HQ, 100% supported by our crowd funding family – you! Created by my son, Calvin and I, Onehundred combines the amazing manufacturing talents found in our New England backyard with our enthusiastic family of supporters.
After years of designing & delivering products for big international brands like Apple, Microsoft & GM, it’s intriguing to bring that broad, global experience down to a hyper-local level where we can work hands on, day-to-day, designing and creating a simple, sustainably-designed collection of beautiful objects.
Web URL: http://www.britishswimschool.com/
Rita Goldberg the Founder of British Swim School and Author of “I Love to Swim” joins Craig to discuss the importance of early Introduction of water and baby. For more than 30 years, British Swim School has been dedicated to teaching water survival to beginners of all age groups. The company currently operates 16 locations and launched a franchise program in October 2011 as part of its strategic national growth initiative. Based in, Sunrise, Florida, British Swim School uses a gradual, gentle and fun process to teach babies as young as three months old the most important water survival skill – the ability to float on their back.
http://www.webkinz.com and http://www.myforce.com
Tamara Horowitz the VP Marketing Digital Brands for WebKinz joins Craig to discuss The original kids’ online world, Webkinz World introduced the concept of web-enabled toys. Webkinz pets come alive online in magical virtual world called Webkinz World. Webkinz pets combine the timeless fun of plush with the interactivity of the Internet. Members adopt pets, play games, go on quests, create rooms and keep their virtual pets happy and healthy. Immediately following this interview Craig is joined by Charlie Groves the Co-Founder and COO at MyForce. MyForce is the mobile bodyguard that arms users against danger with one touch sent from any iPhone, Android or BlackBerry smartphone, and works across all carrier networks. MyForce gives users confidence and security against threats and provides families with freedom from worry. The MyForce service is available for a monthly fee of $14.99 or an annual membership of $149.99.