Birthing of Giants featured on the Entrepreneur MBA Podcast


April 2, 2022

New York, NY – Recently, Birthing of Giants Chairman and “Moonshots and Moneymakers”: Oxford Innovation Conference for American Entrepreneurs joined the Entrepreneur MBA Podcast along with Stephen Halasnik, from Financing Solutions, a leading provider of unsecured business lines of credit, to discuss the critical factors in building a business so it reaches a billion-dollar company. Lewis and Stephen talked about what small business owners need to change in order to build a larger company.

Listen to the Podcast or read the summary by clicking here:  Moonshots & Moneymakers: Making the Leap to a Billion $ Company


Originally incubated in the hallways of M.I.T. in 1996, with the partnership of Inc. Magazine, Birthing of Giants is an educational program for owners of growing companies and has had several of the leading entrepreneurs of its day pass through its doors. Earlier this year, The Business Owners Council (, a learning community for the owners of fast-growing companies—also incubated by Inc. Magazine—completed a transaction to acquire the brand in order to re-launch the legendary entrepreneurs masterclass program.

To be considered for this program, you must apply. Only 100 applicants will be selected for the 2023 year. Upon acceptance and completion of the program, you will be a Birthing of Giants Fellow for life and invited to alumni network conferences and events. High-achieving graduates will be invited to participate in an advanced accelerator program.



Norm Brodsky is a senior contributing editor for Inc. Magazine and has served as the Master of Ceremonies for the Inc. 5000 Conference for over a decade. A veteran entrepreneur who has started three businesses that ranked in the Inc. 500 list of America’s fastest-growing companies, is also the author of Street Smarts: An All-Purpose Toolkit for Entrepreneurs


Lewis Schiff is the Chairman of the Board of Experts for Birthing of Giants’ Fellowship Program and Executive Director of Moonshots & Moneymakers: The Oxford Innovation Conference for American Entrepreneurs. He founded Inc. Magazine’s Business Owners Council where he interviewed some of the most accomplished entrepreneurs in the world. He has authored or co-authored several books on success, including The First Habit: The One Technique That Can Change Your Life and Business Brilliant: Surprising Lesson from the Greatest Self-Made Business Icons. Over the past two decades, he built and sold two media businesses to publicly-traded companies, iVillage and


For more information, please visit Birthing of Giants or call (347) 281-7299 or email [email protected]