Bootstrapping In America is tastytrade's spotlight on the best and brightest of the entrepreneurial community in Chicago and beyond. Meet the innovative men and women leading the companies featured in this week's episodes!

Jacob Babcock | NuCurrent

Jacob Babcock is the co-founder and CEO of NuCurrent, a leading developer of high-efficiency antennas for wireless power applications.

Aksh Gupta | Occasion

Aksh Gupta is the co-founder and CEO of Occasion. Their software helps businesses transition from taking bookings over the phone to accepting bookings online from all their digital channels.

Guy Turner | Hyde Park Venture Partners

Guy Turner is a partner with Hyde Park Venture Partners. The Venture Capital firm is an early stage fund that focuses on software startups in the Midwest.

Andrew Van Noy | CloudCommerce

Andrew Van Noy is the CEO of CloudCommerce, a global provider of cloud-driven e-commerce and mobile commerce solutions.

Hank Ostholthoff | Mabbly

Hank Ostholthoff is the CEO of Mabbly. Mabbly is a marketing and media agency that challenges businesses and brands to rethink their strategies. They are driven by their culture of creative nerds with a "get things done" mentality.

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