Adrien Costa is a former American Cyclist who rode professionally for Hagens Berman-Axeon. However, on July 29, 2018, Costa was severely injured in a rock climbing accident, resulting in an above-the-knee amputation of his right leg. Be prepared to be inspired as you listen to his story!
Episode 21 – Whitney Johnson w/ Disruption Advisors – Disrupt YOURSELF, new books, grow yourself and organization
Award winning author, world-class keynote speaker, frequent lecturer for Harvard Business School, executive coach, Podcast host and CEO of her own company – Disruption Advisors – Whitney Johnson. Listed as one of LinkedIn’s ‘Top Voices of 2020’, Whitney provides life and business insight as to how you should Disrupt Yourself
Episode 20 – Rob Koenen w/ Boxed Water is Better – Why is it Better? Ellen DeGeneres, Sustainability and doing the right thing for the Planet
Rob Koenen is the Chief Revenue Officer for ‘Boxed Water is Better’. Since 2009, Boxed Water has been utilizing cartons that are 92% plant based. We discuss the impact sustainability has on our planet, and Boxed Water’s mission to help!
Christina Fulton is a model, actress and now Talk Show Host with ‘SHINE’ on LaunchTV. ‘SHINE’ features celebrity guests, influencers, and everyday people. You will laugh, cry, and get goosebumps, all while learning the history and insights into how Christina’s guests achieved their dreams, and how you can achieve yours.
Episode 18 – Janine Pelosi w/ Zoom Video – Marketing, WebEx/Cisco-to-Zoom, Rapid Growth and Differentiation
Janine Pelosi is the Chief Marketing Officer for Zoom. Although Zoom has been around for approximately a decade, Zoom became a household verb at the beginning of Covid-19 in March of 2020 when it’s daily meeting participants increased 300%! Janine is a great person and a kick-ass working mom!
Episode 17 – Guillermo Hysaw – Vistage Executive Coach – The ‘Black 14’, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) and creating change
For over 50 years, Guillermo Hysaw has been an outspoken agent for Diversity. Growing up in the projects, the first of his family to college and the inspiring story of the ‘Black 14’ that changed the University of Wyoming and college football…forever.
Episode 16 – Rama Sekhar w/ Norwest Venture Partners – What do VC’s really look for and how is Venture Capital changing?
Rama Sekhar is a Venture Capitalist with Norwest Venture Partners. We dig deep into what VC’s really look for, common mistakes founders make when pitching a VC, changes in the VC space that are taking place and…the Trumpet…?
Episode 15 – Brett Hundley w/ Indianapolis Colts, NFL Football, Cooking, Epilepsy and life after sports
Brett Hundley is an NFL Quarterback that recently signed with the Indianapolis Colts. A stud athlete for sure, but Brett is so much more! A chef, a photographer, a traveler, and a philanthropist for Epilepsy…just to name a few.
Shannon Nash has been an accountant, a tax manager, a lawyer, a film producer, an executive at the Debbie Allen Dance Academy, a COO, a CAO and now CFO of Reputation.com. An incredible woman…topics covered are Autism, Diversity, making a difference and more!
Gil Borok is President & CEO of Colliers US…and Colliers is one of the largest commercial real estate firms on the planet! Gil discusses his love of the card game Blackjack, hard work and the Covid impact on commercial real estate, globally.