Category Archives: Podcast

369 — Gwen Jimmere

Podcast Summary

If you are looking to be inspired by a Founder’s startup story, look no farther than this interview with Gwen. She sure does have grit and a lot of other positive qualities.

And, like the rest of us, she also has more to learn about herself on the journey From Founder To CEO.

In this interview she discusses how she has handled the difference between being friendly and being friends with team members.

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Name: Gwen Jimmere

Company:
Naturalicious

Headquartered In: Livonia, Michigan

Powerful Promise of Value: Naturalicious creates high performing, time-saving, vegan hair care products for busy women with curly hair.

Contact: Website, Naturalicious on Facebook, Naturalicious Nation on Facebook, Gwen on LinkedIn

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10 Top Founders Reveal Their Secrets to Scaling Up

Did you know that fewer than 25% of Founding CEOs have led their companies to initial public offerings?

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368 — Joseph Schechter

Podcast Summary

We all lose loved ones. This year seemed particularly difficult.

You might say I was quite touched by Joe’s mission. He and his team are really trying hard to make it easier to stay connected to our loved ones.

As Joe has scaled the company, he has had to deal with his own challenges reaching out to “significant people.” I’m sure you can relate.

Listen as he describes his advice on how to get over the intimidation of speaking with key people that will make your business grow.

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Name: Joseph Schechter

Company:
AFTR

Headquartered In: Brooklyn, New York

Powerful Promise of Value: AFTR was created to help people to overcome physical obstacles to grieving and to feel eternally connected to your loved ones.

Contact: Website, Joe on LinkedIn

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10 Top Founders Reveal Their Secrets to Scaling Up

Did you know that fewer than 25% of Founding CEOs have led their companies to initial public offerings?

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You’ll also receive our ezine full of podcast updates and tips and tricks from Todd.

367 — Nicholas Cianfaglione

Podcast Summary

COVID-19 has made it even more difficult for artists to launch and sustain a living.

That’s why I LOVE what Nicholas and his team are doing for artists. They have created a platform that helps take the middle man out and add the profits in for artists who have traditionally not gotten a fair shake.

Nicholas is tackling a big issue, at a relatively young age. Listen as he describes his 2 biggest challenges shifting from Founder to CEO. The first is his own health and well-being, The second is his relationship with his developer as they hashed it out over development strategy.

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Name: Nicholas Cianfaglione

Company:
Artist Republik

Headquartered In: Providence, Rhode Island

Powerful Promise of Value: ARTIST REPUBLIK is an innovative, decentralized, music business networking platform that allows independent music artists from around the world to take control of their own careers through networking, centralized resources, and A.I. based management tools.

Contact: Website, Twitter, Facebook, Nicholas on LinkedIn

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10 Top Founders Reveal Their Secrets to Scaling Up

Did you know that fewer than 25% of Founding CEOs have led their companies to initial public offerings?

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You’ll also receive our ezine full of podcast updates and tips and tricks from Todd.

366 — Vic Keller

Podcast Summary

Some of you dream about building a great company and achieving a great exit by having your company bought by a company like Berkshire Hathaway.

That exactly what Vic did…more than one company.

In this candid interview, Vic speaks about the journey to those sales and how a piece of feedback about “loosening his grip” led to great success.

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Name: Vic Keller

Company:
KLV Capital

Headquartered In: Dallas – Fort Worth

Powerful Promise of Value: KLV partners with founders and management teams to build and grow high-potential companies across the globe.

Contact: Website, Vic’s email address: vic@vickeller.com, Vic’s personal Website, Vic on Instagram, Vic on LinkedIn

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10 Top Founders Reveal Their Secrets to Scaling Up

Did you know that fewer than 25% of Founding CEOs have led their companies to initial public offerings?

Download the PDF today!

You’ll also receive our ezine full of podcast updates and tips and tricks from Todd.