Co-Founder, Wild Creations
Rhett Power co-founded Wild Creations in 2007 and quickly built the startup toy company into the 2010 Fastest Growing Business in South Carolina and named one of Inc. Magazine’s 500 Fastest Growing U.S. Companies. He was a finalist for Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2011 and was nominated again in 2012. In 2015 he was named one of the world’s top 100 business bloggers. Rhett has been featured and quoted in CNBC, CNN Money, Fortune.com, Bloomberg, the Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post and Business Insider. As part of the U.S. Department of State’s Speakers Program, Rhett routinely travels around the world to work with entrepreneurs to improve their chances for success.
He served in the U.S. Peace Corps and is a graduate of the University of South Carolina. In addition to being the co- author of One Million Frogs, Rhett contributes weekly to Inc. and Success Magazine. He just completed his second book, which will be published by McGraw Hill in 2016.