Rivers Corbett, MBA is an award winning serial entrepreneur, speaker, startUP business specialist and author of "13 Fears of Entrepreneurs."
He has received numerous business honors: 2015 Business Person of the Year, Canada's Hottest Start-ups List and Canada's Fastest Growing Companies list through Profit magazine and recognized as one of Canada's 10 Mentor RockStars.
Rivers is presently a member of Startup Canada's National Advisory Council, host of the StartUP Canada Podcast Show and founding entrepreneur of StartUP Fredericton. Most recently, he was the Entrepreneur in Residence at the University of New Brunswick.
His company, Coaching By RockSTARS, believes that business success is a team sport. That's why 8/10 startup businesses fail in the first 5 years. They typically don't know the rules of the game let alone how to play the game of business.
It's takes a special mindset and language to help StartUPs. Coaching by RockSTARS has both! They train coaches and coach StartUPs
As a co-founding Entrepreneur...... he is now part of a team building an international business that "ZAGS while everyone else zigs"...with the reLiSH Gourmet Burgers restaurant chain. Rivers is also part of a team that is disrupting how non-profits & charities traditionally raise money through rayZen Innovations.
In his spare time riVeRS relishes snowboarding, boating, riding his motorcycle, watching NFL games and of course, spending time with family & friends.
"Rivers is a 21st century entrepreneur, he's the one to watch" - Jim Gilbert: Canada's Huggable Car Dealer!