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Andy from Missouri is working to transform Minnesota by ‘Fostering a culture of innovation and community building.’.

Andy Stoll, a serial social entrepreneur, has dedicated his career to building pioneering programs, communities, classes, and events that aid entrepreneurs and creatives in bringing their ideas to life. His work has been recognized in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal, and he has collaborated with industry leaders such as AOL Founder Steve Case, Microsoft Founder Paul Allen, and Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh. Andy's passion for entrepreneurship and creativity has led to his appointment as a Senior Program Officer in Entrepreneurship at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, where he continues to help individuals turn their ideas into successful ventures.

Andy Stoll is also a sought-after speaker on topics related to leadership, creativity, entrepreneurship, and communities. He has presented at numerous TEDx events, served as a speaker at SXSW, and given keynote addresses at over 50 American universities, including the University of Iowa where he was the Commencement speaker for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in 2013. In addition to being an adjunct faculty member at Cornell College, Andy has co-taught courses at the University of Iowa and serves as a Global Facilitator for Startup Weekend.

Furthermore, Andy Stoll has completed a 4-year, 40-country solo trip-around-the-world, which has given him valuable insights into the diverse needs and challenges faced by different communities. These experiences have informed his work and his ability to build meaningful connections and collaborations across borders. Andy holds a BA in Media Production and a BBA in Business Management from the University of Iowa and a Masters Degree in Media and Cultures Studies from The City University of Hong Kong. In his free time, he enjoys photography, cooking, and occasionally teaching cooking classes. With his extensive experience and his passion for community building, Andy Stoll is poised to help unite and transform Minnesota by fostering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship and building connections between communities.

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Andy's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Andy’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

Andy will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

This is an AI generated perspective of Andy’s personality. Research indicates accuracy of 95% for anyone with an online social presence.

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Andy tends to be perceptive, inventive, and forward-thinking.


OVERVIEW:

Keep the conversation exciting, energetic, engaging when selling to Andy. Maintain a casual tone throughout the pitch - treat them like a friend you're presenting a good idea to, rather than just a prospective customer.

What comes naturally to Andy

  • Sticking to the big picture

  • Leading the conversation in a meeting

  • Getting bored easily


COMMUNICATON:

Andy tends to be confident and charming. He may approach conversations in a lively, enthusiastic manner, often using his communication skills to energize others. Maintain a positive, upbeat tone and focus on addressing the big picture. Avoid being overly analytical.

When speaking to Andy

  • Use visual aids when possible

  • Project enthusiasm and energy

  • Tell a few jokes


MOTIVATION:

Andy is an outgoing optimist, driven by a passion for out-of-the-box thinking. He wants to constantly expand his network by meeting other creative, influential people. Give his plenty of opportunities to work closely with others.

What motivates Andy

  • Public speaking

  • Exploration & discovery

  • Experiencing new things


WORK:

Andy has an expressive, engaging attitude that others can easily be drawn to. His ability to passionately pursue new opportunities can help move an organization towards growth. At times, others can help bSuece his idealism by offering advice for improving their thinking and following through on projects.

When working with Andy

  • Help them remain realistic

  • Create time for group brainstorming sessions

  • Hit the ground running on a new project

By publishing their virtual Fingerprint, allows others to get to know them a little better.

Andy’s Fingerprint is created by mining 100+ public websites to create an index of weighted terms from Andy’s online activity.

Foundation

AOL Founder

Microsoft

Zappos CEO

Senior Program Officer

building pioneering

programs

New York Times

Wall Street Journal

creativity

numerous

events

Andy Stoll

Washington Post

Iowa’s College

Liberal Arts

faculty member

Cornell College

Business Management

Masters Degree

City University

Hong Kong

co-taught courses

producer

Foundation

AOL Founder

Microsoft

Zappos CEO

Senior Program Officer

building pioneering

programs

New York Times

Wall Street Journal

creativity

numerous

events

Andy Stoll

Washington Post

Iowa’s College

Liberal Arts

faculty member

Cornell College

Business Management

Masters Degree

City University

Hong Kong

co-taught courses

producer

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

How can we influence the media with our corporate budgets to make the changes necessary in our state?

Please check out my organizations website to see if it could serve yours.

Thank youKauffman Foundationfor supporting United We Transform!

How can Andy extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

12

Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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5/5 Social leader

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