Bradley Howard is founder and President of Trend Nation LLC, a Las Vegas based incubator specializing in e-commerce, marketing and logistics. He is a serial entrepreneur & multi-channel online pioneer who has over a dozen successful start-ups (and a few flops…) to his credit. In 2007, Brad was recognized as one of Cleveland, Ohio’s top 10 Entrepreneurs. Additionally in 2013, Brad earned the 40 Under 40 award for being one of Las Vegas, Nevada’s top business leaders. Throughout the years Brad has been quoted or written about in over 50 national publications including the Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Inc Magazine.
Before Trend Nation, Brad founded and served as Co-Founder of Fizmo Inc – a company developing the world’s first success-based classified network. Prior to Fizmo, he founded and served as CEO of Dynamic Media Group, Inc., Ohio’s first mobile outdoor advertising group. Brad sold his company to NCT Ventures in 2007. Prior to Dynamic Media group, Brad worked on the start-up team that launched Bountyquest.com, the world’s first market place for patent related information. Bountyquest was funded by Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com.
In addition to his entrepreneurial experiences Brad has held various sales and marketing positions at Priceline.com, Bank of America, and Ross Laboratories. Brad holds a BSBA from The Ohio State University and is currently enrolled in the Executive MBA program at MIT University. His most memorable recollections growing up in Ohio were shaped by his experiences with the Boy Scouts where he achieved the Eagle Scout Rank. When Brad isn’t working he enjoys family time with his wife and sons, bowling, traveling and tinkering with coin operated gadgets.