About Hware, LLC. (HumanityWare)
Hware is a privately held software company owned by Brenda and Chuck Horton.
Hware designs simple and beautiful productivity and planning software tools for
- Home-based businesses
- Small Businesses
- Solo-business owners
- Lifestyle businesses
- Independent Consultants
- Business and Life Coaches
- Values-based business owners
- Professional Organizers
- Productivity Specialists
Actionplanr is an easy-to-use and powerful desktop app that helps individuals
- Organize their tasks
- Manage their projects
- Achieve their goals
- Balance their work/life
- Build step-by-step action plans
- Prioritize their activities
- Simplify their lives
- Categorize their notes
- Focus on their priorities
- Be more efficient with their time
- Be more effective
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Brenda Horton, President
Brenda is the president of Hware LLC., and co-creator of Actionplanr.
She built and sold her first Internet-based business in the mid 90s. She is the founder of the largest online business Meetup group in Nevada County.
Brenda has won numerous awards and accolades in sales, marketing, and customer service in vastly diverse fields such as education, hospitality, airline, restaurant, office products, health, and real estate.
Brenda speaks to audiences all over the world, large and small on entrepreneurship. As a mentor, she inspires individuals to take action on their ideas and dreams and turn them into a reality using Hware’s proven method, Envision. Plan. Act. Track. Adapt.
She’s the host of Life Legacy Project where she interviews startups to seasoned entrepreneurs on launching, building, and growing their business.
Brenda graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Communications and is a former top sales trainer for the Dale Carnegie Institute.
Brenda believes that all work and no play makes for a lousy and unproductive human being. That is why you will find her exploring organic gardens, making time for yoga, enjoying red wines, cooking plant-based cuisine, hiking, mountain biking, and dancing.
As an avid fundraiser, Brenda has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for various charitable causes over the years.
Passionate about the environment, you can view Brenda’s straw bale home she built and lived in for 10 years.
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Chuck Horton, Chief Technology Officer
Chuck is the founder of Hware, LLC. and co-creator and architect of Actionplanr.
As a serial entrepreneur with vast knowledge and expertise in technology and business strategies, he’s owned five businesses and sold his first business at the age of 17. He has helped hundreds of clients from small businesses to corporations with his expertise in business and technology.
While in college, he started one of the first computerized Bulletin Board Systems, the predecessor to internet chat rooms, social media, blogging, forums, and open source software.
He is passionate about mentoring, coaching, and teaching a new generation of entrepreneurs on doing meaningful and fulfilling work that matters.
Chuck has sat on various non-profit boards, most recently as president of Board of Directors for Sierra Forever Families.
When not working on software, you can find Chuck skiing and hiking on top of mountains, and dancing!
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