Stacey Ferreira on Business Development

“Learning to be diligent with your time and learning how to cultivate the right mindset will be the two biggest blockers to your personal success.”

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Tell us about your current work!

At Forge, we have built a flexible scheduling platform that allows retailers, restaurants and distribution centers to create a custom talent pool and offer flexible shifts to that qualified, trained and hired group of individuals. On average, our software helps these companies save up to 50% on their labor costs and fill anywhere between 50 - 1000 hours of additional work each month.

The subject area Stacey can best help entrepreneurs with:

Business Development - Channel Partnerships, Distribution Partnerships
Leadership - Growing from 1-20
Fundraising - How to find investors, pitch and secure financing
Sales - From $0-$1M in sales

The best professional advice Stacey can give to entrepreneurs:

Learning to be diligent with your time and learning how to cultivate the right mindset will be the two biggest blockers to your personal success.

Mentor Hype:

Expanding our business into a new vertical (warehousing/distribution) and landing our largest client to date; excited to be working with them!

Favorite Place to Work: Starbucks
Facebook or LinkedIn: LinkedIn
When you feel overwhelmed or unfocused, I: go on an hour long walk and call a friend to chat

If you want to get in touch with this mentor:

Reach out to Stacey on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram (staceyferreira), and her website!

Alex Gordon