Jacques Habra is a business leader and entrepreneur who has founded and developed highly successful companies in various industries. Early in his career, Mr. Habra established Web Elite, an agency that focused on helping companies develop sophisticated online strategies. Prominent clients of Web Elite included Wells Fargo, Sun Microsystems, and General Motors. In 2000, Jacques Habra founded Noospheric, LLC, a firm focused on providing entrepreneurs with expert investment planning and business consulting services. As the company’s General Manager, he holds responsibility for developing start-up concepts and providing mentoring services to growing companies. Jacques Habra went on to establish companies including SBClick, LLC, a mobile marketing portal he built in early 2009 and then sold to a group of private investors; the real estate holding company HIP Properties, which he founded in 1998 and continues to own; and First Click, Inc., an online marketing and search engine optimization business that he launched in 2007 and where he continues to provide ongoing guidance. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Habra served as Lead Advisor for Phone Halo, LLC, a company he helped co-create that connects the physical world with handheld electronics through advanced hardware and software. Beyond his work as an entrepreneur, Jacques Habra excels as a public speaker and strategic consultant. His achievements include earning recognition as Arthur Andersen Entrepreneur of the Year in 2001 and listing in Pacific Coast Business Times’ 40 Under 40 in 2007. Mr. Habra completed his Bachelor of Arts in English and Philosophy in 1996 at the University of Michigan. Jacques Habra holds membership with organizations including the Riviera Association, Westmont College Foundation, and the MIT Central Coast Forum. Committed to supporting important charitable causes, Jacques Habra has provided mentoring services to Big Brothers Big Sisters and formerly served as a Board Member and Vice President with Catalyst for Thought.