Scott Gerber

Scott Gerber is a self-taught serial entrepreneur, sought-after public speaker, internationally syndicated business columnist, television commentator and author of the book Never Get a “Real” Job.

He has been widely recognized as the world’s most-syndicated columnist on the subject of entrepreneurship. His columns appear regularly on TIME Inc., MSN, CNBC, CNN, Mashable, The Next Web, and The Huffington Post. Scott is also a regular contributor on MSNBC, Fox Business and CNN.

Scott is the founder of the Young Entrepreneur Council, a nonprofit organization that promotes entrepreneurship as a solution to youth unemployment and underemployment. He is also co-founder of Gen Y Capital Partners, an early-stage investment company. He has been a featured speaker at the White House and has rung the NASDAQ closing bell. In 2011, he was named one of Mashable’s 4 Young Social Good Entrepreneurs to Watch. In 2012, he was named a “generation Y employment champion” by Fortune magazine.

He has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, TIME, CNN, Reuters, Mashable, CBS Evening News, ABC World News Tonight, MSNBC, US News & World Report, Fox News, Inc., and Entrepreneur.