Ron Williams believes that every connection is an opportunity to build something interesting.
Like most stories, Ron J. Williams’s tale starts with a woman and a motorcycle. Wanting to impress his now-wife, Ron rented a motorcycle from a stranger on Craigslist. The simple transaction sparked an idea in Ron’s mind—to form a business around facilitating access to one’s network. Speaking to his own experience, Ron delves into a few start-ups of his own and analyzes crowd-funding platforms, better networking, and connection-fueled companies.
Hailing from Brooklyn, Ron speaks at our Prague event on the importance of connecting with the people around us. Ron says that we build our networks to fulfill a biological need to find people to share with. He asks us how we formulate authentic connections and engender real relationships—because that’s what leads us to new paradigms.
Referring to the title, a baby is just a placeholder for an idea, a new way of thinking. So, let’s make a baby!