Day 1: People of color impacting the social web – Will Lucas – #29DaysofDiversity+Will Lucas
Will Lucas is the founder and CEO of AWLCo that houses web projects such as thankyouaga.in
), a mobile application that helps users “collect the good”, vinyu (http://vinyu.com
), a mobile check-in application that enhances the consumer shopping experience, and Classbag (http://classbag.in
), an educational web platform. Lucas founded Creadio (http://creadio.com
), a custom Internet streaming service that develops custom radio and television stations for brands to promote their products and services in-house in 2007. It produces custom networks for some of the worlds largest brands.
A musician, innovator, and former radio DJ, Lucas is also curator for TEDxToledo, and a respected speaker on technology, entrepreneurship, and social issues.
He is a husband and father of one.What motivates you to become successful?
“I want to fulfill my maximum potential. That’s really it. Success is just a byproduct of that. I heard someone say ‘You judge yourself based on what you know you can do, others judge you based on what you’ve done.’ I want to make it matter that I lived.”http://socialwayne.com/2012/02/01/day-1-people-of-color-impacting-the-social-web-will-lucas-29daysofdiversity