Shukoor

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Gender MALE
Industry Internet
Occupation CEO
Location Bowie, MD, United States
Introduction Founder & CEO, V-Empower, Inc. Mentor www.SendwithMe.com Mentor www.RidetheWay.com As a teenager, I was an above average student who had a passion for playing cricket and collecting stamps and coins. In my 20's, I worked in the Airline Industry as a travel agent. As the eldest of six siblings, I assisted my family to settle down in the US and UK. I migrated to the US, got married, and travelled extensively. In my 30's, I did a lot of community work and at times spent over 30 hours a week volunteering. I eventually ended up leading a national youth organization with 60 chapters and 2500 mebmbers. I completed my BS in Computer Information Systems from Strayer University and Masters in Public Policy from American University. In my 40's, I built a company from scratch which was ranked the #1 Fastest Growing Company in Maryland by Deloitte in 2007.The same year it was ranked # 267 by Inc. 500. My company built over 18 web applications. I also volunteered and assisted in many political campaigns and ran for House of Delegates in Maryland 3 times.
Interests Leadership, Management, Public Relations, Strategy, Sales/Marketing, Mentoring Entrepreneurship, Event Management, Event Planning, Product Development, Social Entrepreneurship, Political Consulting, Political Strategy, Grassroots/Field Organization, Focus Group Facilitation, Polling Lobbying, Campaign Management Communications, Philanthropy Non-Profit Organization (Leadership/Management), Technology, & Public Service
Favorite Books Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, Eight Habit, Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, Good to Great, Lucky or Smart, Audacity of Hope