Innovation | Innovate don’t Imitate
“The Visionary Chronicles” Podcast Series
Innovating is an art, and those who have mastered the skill of creating a beautiful masterpiece know the hard work, effort, and failure that leads to eventual success.
In mastering Innovation, you are controlling your own destiny and building a path for others to follow. Inspiration through Innovation…
Imitating is for those who do not want to, nor have the passion to endure what it takes to consistently innovate and recreate the mold. There is a place for imitation, as it allows for price point compression and competitiveness in the marketplace, and many companies have been successful in executing this strategy, but it does not allow them to control their destiny and set a clear path to their future. Unless someone else has created the path for them.
Check out my latest Podcast from The Visionary Chronicles on Innovation
Bryan Smeltzer is a successful consumer products business executive and entrepreneur. He has held executive-level roles in business development, product, and marketing with some of the world's most prestigious brands, including; Oakley, TaylorMade, Adidas, K-Swiss, Schutt Sports, among other international brands. In addition, Mr. Smeltzer founded an apparel brand, successfully running a profitable business for ten years, eventually selling to a VC firm. He currently oversees LiquidMind Inc., a global brand strategy firm that partners with both start-ups and established brands to empower their businesses to think different, be different, drive a passionate culture, and execute relentlessly.