Jimmy Lyons is the CEO and co-founder of AdvisorConnect, a sales acceleration platform built uniquely for financial advisors and insurance agents. AdvisorConnect works with a number of Fortune 500 companies to support their field sales force and has been featured in Forrester Research, TechCrunch, InvestmentNews, VentureBeat, and AlleyWatch. Jimmy is a serial connector, avid wanderer, relationship guru and devout entrepreneur who is constantly looking for creative and disruptive solutions to complicated problems. He spent nearly ten years within the financial services industry, most recently with the International Wealth Management group at BNY Mellon, and has shared his experiences as a guest lecturer at Columbia University and his alma mater, the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Learn more here .