Ben Cooper is the founder and CEO of Amplify COO. After nearly 10 years in songwriting and music production, he spent a whirlwind year in Austin tackling the rigorous 90-hour weeks of Acton School of Business. Graduating with an entrepreneurial MBA and the life chops earned from balancing a demanding program and young kids, Ben and fam moved back to East Nashville in 2016. Now, he acts as an outsourced COO to help growing business structure their operations with clarity and purpose.
Mark Lupton serves as an Amplify outsourced COO. Mark is an engineer by degree and spent years streamlining operations and increasing cash flow for energy businesses. He then made the leap into the Acton School of Business experience where he received his MBA in entrepreneurship. He now resides in Austin, Texas (with his wife & dog), where he helps e-comm businesses sort through the operational weeds and build plans to scale.
Isaiah Rifkin serves as an Amplify outsourced COO where he turns growth ideas into data-backed plans helping companies increase cash flow. Isaiah has been entrenched in operational decision-making in a variety of industries, including large events, non-profits, food and beverage, and emerging technology companies. He is drawn to work with people living the exciting and often-confusing entrepreneurial life. Isaiah lives in Austin where he spends his free time rock climbing or cooking up something tasty for friends.