It is not common to hear of a well-known businessman who has had several cell encounters following what he believes in. Keith Mann a successful entrepreneur has had a share of cells moments following his love for animals. He reveals to Claudette that he does not mind being put in the cell in order to protect and speak against animal oppression. At one point, he broke into a laboratory and freed mice who were being used to test a drug called Botox. He strongly believes that animals should be respected and not used in the labs because in so many time, they end up hurting animals for no apparent reason.
In addition to being a passionate animal activist, he is also the managing a director of Dynamics Search Partners a company that finds and sources qualified and highly competent staff for companies in the private equity businesses. He tells Idea mensch that being a New Yorker motivated him to becoming the managing director at the firm. He also believes that the secret to being successful as an entrepreneur is always interacting with people from different ethnic groups and diversity and understand their needs. From there, one can easily come up with products and services that conform to their specifications. As the managing director he encourages strong relationships between clients and the company so as to succeed and continue being one of the best companies to work.
Being the founder of Dynamics Search Partners, he understands the challenges that comes with being an entrepreneur. For seventeen years, he has guided the company into where they are today. The company has established connections with various huge companies in various industries, this was achieved by learning their clients and trying their very best to do what pleases them.
Mr Keith is also a philanthropist with a compassion for young entrepreneurs and students. He understands how frustrating it is to start a business and keep it afloat against all odds. For that reason, he runs the Uncommon Schools Scholarships that acts as mentor for students and young entrepreneurs. This project gives young entrepreneurs financial support and rewards those that come up with smart ideas.