Our Mission

To offer a different, more authentic view of the journey to entrepreneurship and the many ways to achieve this title. Through authentically discussing the challenges, achievements, and lifestyles of entrepreneurs around the globe.

Our Aim

To share more about the lifestyle, challenges, achievements, and the process on a global scale. Sharing holistic healthy habits, tips & tricks to building a business, the benefits of global travel, and providing a mental tool belt to success.

Conquering imposter syndrome

Conquering Imposter Syndrome

Em McCabe is the Founder of the digital marketing web design and branding agency Eb + Flo Digital. Em has been an entrepreneur for three years now, already managing a team of five. In this interview with Follow the Founder creator Annalee, Em talks about her struggles with imposter syndrome when shifting from a freelancer to a business owner and subsequently finding her power as an entrepreneur.

Conquering imposter syndrome

Annalee Hagood-Earl on Battling Imposter Syndrome

Annalee is the Founder and CEO of Bash Creative, an event strategy and production agency based in San Francisco, California. After ten successful years in business, she talks about her experience with imposter syndrome. 

Building resilience and flexibility

Work-life Balance, Benefits & Challenges of Being a Founder

Pierce Larick is the Founder and CEO of New Revolution Media, a visual content creation agency based in San Francisco, California. With over seven years of Founder experience behind him, Pierce shares the unforeseen benefits of being a Founder, as well as the hard truths about the challenges he faced and his ongoing journey to achieving a better work-life balance.

News, Blogs, Tips & Tricks From Founders

Founder Stories

Founder Story

Ben Larson: Unconventional Path to Becoming a Successful Founder

Ben Larson is the Founder and CEO of Vertosa, a company based in the San Francisco Bay Area specializing in the extraction and infusion of cannabis oil into beverages. Ben has been an entrepreneur for almost ten years, during six of which he has led Vertosa. In this interview for Follow the Founder, Ben tells us about his journey to entrepreneurship and shares the biggest benefits and hurdles he has experienced along the way. 

Founder Story

Andrew Everingham: Founder Story

Andrew Everingham is the Founder and CEO of Capital-e, a marketing and events company based in Sydney, Australia. During their thirteen years in business, Capital E has worked with some of the world’s most exciting and leading tech change-making organizations. In this interview for Follow the Founder, Andrew talks about his entrepreneurial journey and shares how his values have shown up in his business.

Founder Story

Jeriel Sydney: The Benefits of Holding True to Your Values as a Founder

Jeriel Sydney is the Founder of FableRune, a botanical wellness company supplying boutique luxury hotels and carried in Whole Foods. Fable is based in Los Osos, California, and will celebrate their ten-year anniversary in 2024. In this interview with Follow the Founder, we ask Jeriel about the biggest unforeseen benefits of entrepreneurship and the difficulties she has faced on her journey.

Founder Story

Annalee Hagood-Earl: My Founder Story

Annalee is the Founder and CEO of Bash Creative, an event strategy and organization company based in San Francisco, California. Celebrating her 10th anniversary as an entrepreneur, Annalee shares her journey, the unexpected wins and hurdles along the way, and shines light onto the untold truths about success.

Founder Story

Pierce Larick: Side Hustle to Successful Founder

Pierce Larick is the Founder and CEO of New Revolution Media, a visual content creation agency based in San Francisco, California. After seven years in the driver’s seat of New Rev, Pierce looks back and tells Follow the Founder’s community about his entrepreneurship journey and building a thriving company from virtually nothing. 

Founder Story

Em McCabe: Founder Story

Em McCabe is the Founder of the value-centered digital marketing web design and branding agency Eb + Flo Digital. Em has been an entrepreneur for three years now, already managing a team of five. In this interview, we explore her story, what drove her to entrepreneurship, and what hurdles and benefits became present in her journey so far. 

Meet Annalee

Annalee is the Founder and CEO of Bash Creative, Inc., a boutique event strategy and production agency based in San Francisco, California. Specializing in meticulously crafting and executing events for discerning brands and private clients, Annalee has played a pivotal role in helping dozens of brands create resourceful and imaginative experiences for their external and internal audiences.

Driven by a perpetual pursuit of adventure and new experiences, Annalee currently embraces the lifestyle of a “digital nomad,” residing abroad. In this capacity, she immerses herself in diverse cultures, enhances her understanding of managing a global business, and expands her network to include individuals with unique perspectives from around the world.

Throughout her career, Annalee has harbored a profound passion for connecting people and providing mentorship across all stages of their professional journeys. As she commemorates her 10-year anniversary of self-employment, she channels this passion into creating Follow The Founder. Recognizing the inherent challenges of entrepreneurship and the occasional feelings of isolation and overwhelm, Annalee endeavours to establish a platform and community for fellow founders who navigate similar paths.

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