Zero to CEO: How to find a great name for your startup with Grant Polachek

Join me on this episode of Zero to CEO as I chat with branding and naming expert Grant Polachek about the crucial steps to finding a great name for your startup. We’ll explore why epic brand names like Nike and Google matter and how a name is directly linked to the branding experience. Grant shares […]

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Future Tech: How AI-powered vending machines disrupt shopping with Aslak de Silva

Join me on this episode of Future Tech where we dive into the transformative world of AI-powered vending machines with business leader and martial artist, Aslak de Silva, CEO of Selfly Store. Discover how these intelligent devices are revolutionizing grab-and-go shopping by making consumer interactions quicker and more convenient, significantly increasing sales. We’ll explore how […]

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Zero to CEO: Grow Yourself and Your Business with Elizabeth Brunner

Dive into the world of mission-driven entrepreneurship in this episode of Zero to CEO, where I sit down with Elizabeth Brunner, the visionary behind StereoType Kids. Discover the inspiring journey of how Elizabeth’s unique brand of gender-inclusive kids’ fashion emerged from the playful clothing swaps of her girl/boy twins, embodying a powerful message of individuality. […]

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Zero to CEO: How entrepreneurs can own established online businesses with Mike Vranjkovic

In this engaging episode of Zero to CEO, I sit down with Mike Vranjkovic, an online business expert, to unpack the intricacies of owning established online businesses. Mike shares his insights from WebStreet, a platform that not only equips successful online entrepreneurs with the capital to elevate their businesses to 8-figure revenues but also offers […]

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Zero to CEO: Empowering underrepresented founders and entrepreneurs with Luke Diaz

In this enlightening episode of Zero to CEO, I have the pleasure of talking to Luke Diaz, a visionary entrepreneur and angel investor dedicated to empowering underrepresented founders through his initiative, DBT (Do Big Things) Ventures. Luke shares his experiences and insights into the world of angel and venture investments, focusing on how DBT Ventures […]

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Rewriting the Rules of Being an Author with Michael DeLon

Join me on the latest episode of Strap on your Boots, where I sit down with Michael DeLon, a marketing coach and book publisher, to delve into the unconventional pathways of authorship and entrepreneurship. Michael shares his captivating journey from feeling entrapped in a metaphorical “prison” to finding liberation through the power of publishing. He […]

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Zero to CEO: The Path to Franchise Ownership with Greg Mohr

In the episode of Zero to CEO, I have the pleasure of talking to Greg Mohr, a WSJ Bestselling Author and the brain behind Franchise Maven®, as we delve into the intricacies of franchise ownership. Greg outlines a straightforward, three-step process designed for budding entrepreneurs eager to kickstart their business ventures without the overwhelming burden […]

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Future Tech: Unveiling the Power of AI and Originality with Jonathan Gillham

In this episode of Future Tech, I speak with Jonathan Gillham, the Founder and CEO of Originality.AI, about the groundbreaking role of artificial intelligence in the realms of content creation and verification. Launched in November 2022, before the advent of ChatGPT, Originality.AI was driven by Jonathan’s foresight into the transformative wave of generative AI, which […]

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Zero to CEO: Ditching VC Safety Nets and Finding Your Startup’s North Star with Paul Bianco

In this episode of Zero to CEO I engage in an insightful conversation with accomplished entrepreneur and visionary Paul Bianco, exploring the intricacies of financial navigation in the world of entrepreneurship. Gain valuable insights into ditching the traditional VC safety net and thriving without a Harvard MBA. Discover the crucial pre-launch question that can steer […]

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Turning Life’s Pressures into Passionate Purpose with James Heppner

In this episode I delve into the transformative journey of mastering life’s pressures and turning them into passionate purpose with James Heppner. James and I explore the profound wisdom behind the acronym PAIN (Please, Accept, Inner, Nudgings) and how it can guide us to a place of profound growth. Discover the art of embracing all […]

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Zero to CEO: Leadership, SaaS, and Founder-Product Fit with Phil Alves

In this episode of Zero to CEO I speak to Leading SaaS Visionary, Phil Alves about Leadership, SaaS, and Founder-Product Fit. Explore the world of entrepreneurship with Phil as we navigate critical topics such as the value of competition, the game-changing potential of spinoff SaaS products, the significance of leaders forming leaders, and the vital […]

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