LEANSTACK Certified Mentor

Aaron D. Bare
Aaron D. Bare
Complex Adaptive Problem Solver
Mentor Workshop - Completed February 2020


I am founder of the Arizona Accelerator and CEO of Innovative Circus. I currently work with organizations such as Mercedes Benz, Coca Cola, & the Arizona Commerce Authority on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. I have exited 12 companies. As former Creative Director, I was winner of Webby, Telly, Addy, & Grammy. I also launched #1 App in App Store for 20 weeks, created a community of 9 million visitors per week, developed Facebook following of 1.5 million+, closed 10,000 gym memberships in a week, developed over 400 websites, 30 applications and dozens of award-winning marketing campaigns. Formerly ran daily TV Show (Jobing TV), Executive Producer of Award-Winning Documentary (The University), won NJEA Graphic Design Award (Best Graphic Design Advertisement), wrote books (Bare Selling, & Reimagining Innovation), cookbook (the Crockbook) and created Short Movie (Donuts). I am also creator of Entrepreneurship Education for ASU Startup School, ASU Bioinformatics, Arizona Commerce Authority Venture Ready program, Thunderbird School of Global Management and Singularity University. I graduated from Thunderbird School of Global Management with Global MBA with Honors, and Indiana University School of International and Global Studies with International MA. I look forward to helping you solve complex adaptive problems.


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