Will founded Wake Up America in 2009 to engage in the 2010 elections in North Carolina. The resulting media campaigns were so successful that Wake Up America was acknowledged as being a major factor in flipping the NC General Assembly from Democrat to Republican for the first time in 140 years. Today, Will is excited to take Wake Up America on a new path as an online media network. He believes that there are three pillars that will need to be righted for America to regain its greatness; Read More
Russ brings to Wake Up America more than three decades of experience in the development and training of large networks and multi-million dollar sales organizations. DeVan is a published author, and an accomplished leader and speaker on the subjects of Sales Training and “Team” building. Many of his business concepts and innovative methodologies have been used by entrepreneurs, sales professionals, and successful corporations world-wide, since 1991.
Across a 25-year career, Molly Edwards, known as the “Swiss Army Knife of Communications”, is well known for her expertise in communications, public affairs, business development, marketing, government relations, and community engagement. Ms. Edwards was formerly the Chief Marketing Officer for Ryley Carlock & Applewhite (RCA), a prominent law firm in the Phoenix and Denver Markets, as well as Marketing Manager for the law firm Polsinelli. Read More
David Blackledge is a 30 year veteran in the technology world focusing on sales and operations management with start-up ventures and emerging businesses. He has extensive experience assisting businesses in government contracting, working with government agencies at all levels. His work includes several areas of business operations including program management, operations, sales, marketing, business development and contracts. Read More
In 2006, Erika Lane Frantzve founded a 501(c)(3) charitable organization named Everyday Heroes Like You, which is a group that assists other nonprofits across the country. Erika and her partners are constantly finding ways to promote and celebrate the “everyday heroes” in communities nationwide. The organization hosts numerous events to support groups like the Sojourner Center, Packages From Home, the USO, Border Patrol Foundation, Arizona Humane Society, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Read More
Nick Lowery carries his celebrity with the same ease he “kicked his way” into NFL History. The highest point scorer to ever put on a Kansas City Chiefs uniform, he is better known today as a radio, internet, and television host; entrepreneur; poet; motivational speaker; and selfless philanthropist. Since retiring from professional football, Nick has been recognized repeatedly for his work with “at risk” youth; domestic violence; bullying; Native American causes; and much more. Read More