May 19, 2020

Ep. 53 Chris Ferguson: Who Built America?

Ep. 53 Chris Ferguson: Who Built America?

Lean further into kindness

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Chris Ferguson is the CEO of Edison Nation, where they connect innovators with companies to bring new products to the market.

Christopher B. Ferguson, Esq., has launched four successful start-ups, one of which was named a “Fastest Growing Company” by Inc Magazine. His project development acumen is homegrown: his family’s company, Ferguson Containers, was founded in 1979 and is now part of Edison Nation.

In Chris’s current role as CEO for Edison Nation, he advises and builds partnerships with entrepreneurs, leveraging his vast expertise across sectors to help innovators bring their products to market. Chris’s legal background, experience with all phases of product development, and support of the Edison Nation innovator community make him an ideal lead judge.

Kelly and Chris met on the TV show Everyday Edisons, which can be found on

The Topics Covered Today

  • How the show got started and as the Executive Director, where the show stands today.
  • What it takes to be a great inventor.
  • How a hopeful inventory would take their idea to market with the possibility of using Edison Nation.
  • The differences in “the opportunity” between the United States and the United Kingdon, where Kelly is from.
  • How Edison Nation has done during the pandemic and if anything has changed. You may be surprised by the answer.

Lastly, Kelly asks Chris, if you could do it all over again, what’s that one thing that you would do differently?

“I’d lean further into kindness.” ~ Chris Ferguson

Contact Chris Ferguson

Edison Nation

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