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Amplified Podcast

By Terry Tateossian
Terry Tateossian is on a mission to explore how emerging technologies, media, robotics, data and behavioral science will solve humanity’s most pressing challenges. From education, mobility, energy, food and water supplies, the environment, employment all the way to disease and basic human rights - nothing is off limits.
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The Future of Voice Commerce, Sonic Branding, Life As Start-Up During COVID-19, and the Future of E-Commerce - Peter Peng
Terry Tateossian and Peter Peng sit down to discuss the future of voice commerce. Peter speaks with us about how voice could be the future for e-commerce as it continues to be an increasingly popular tool for generating sales. Peter and Terry dive in on topics of sonic branding, voice eCommerce and startup life during COVID-19. This episode is one that cannot be skipped. Peter Peng – LinkedIn Jetson.Ai
53:21
September 8, 2020
Human Trafficking, Ethical Hacking, Drug Addiction, Wiretapping, The Secret Service and The Epstein Controversy - Bryan Seely
Terry Tateossian and Bryan Seely sit down to discuss the most popular topics for 2020. Bryan talks to us about being a world-famous hacker, his experience and how to stay safe in a constantly changing technology landscape. This episode keeps us on our toes as Bryan and Terry discuss wiretapping, human trafficking, the Epstein Controversy and so much more. This is one episode you have to listen to. Bryan Seely - LinkedIn Bryan Seely - Twitter www.BryanSeely.com Cyber Fraud: The Web of Lies: US Marine Risks Life in Prison to Expose a Cybercrime That Consumers Know Nothing About TedX Talk - Wiretapping the Secret Service
1:09:12
August 4, 2020
Terrorist & Crisis Negotiations, Law Enforcement Reform, Tactical Empathy, Active Listening, Emotional Hygiene, The 3 Negotiator Archetypes - Chris Voss
Terry Tateossian and Chris Voss sit down to discuss the most controversial topics for 2020. Chris takes us through his journey as a NYC Terrorist Task Force agent, suicide hotline agent all the way to being a top FBI Hostage negotiator. This episode is a mind bender where Chris and Terry discuss law enforcement, terrorist groups, terrorist and crisis negotiations, emotional hygiene and so much more. You dont want to miss this episode. Black Swan Group Ltd Never Split The Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It Sign Up for the Black Swan Newsletter Chris Voss – LinkedIn Chris Voss – Instagram This episode is produced by Socialfix Media – a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
1:08:25
July 15, 2020
Fighting Cyberterrorism, Fake News, Manipulation and Misinformation Campaigns, Mass Mind Control, Election Fraud - Theresa Peyton
Terry Tateossian and Theresa Payton sit down to discuss some pivotal topics for 2020. Theresa breaks down how foreign nationals use misinformation and manipulation campaigns to sway popular opinions and instigate cyberterroristic initiatives without anyone’s knowledge.  From highly controversial topics like vaccinations to fracking to influencing elections - every part of our lives is not visible and easily manipulated.  You dont want to miss this mind-blowing episode. Theresa Payton is one of the nation's leading experts in cybersecurity and IT strategy. She is the CEO of Fortalice Solutions, an industry-leading security consulting company. Under President George W. Bush, she served as the first female chief information officer at the White House, overseeing IT operations for POTUS and his staff. She was named #4 on IFSEC Global’s list of the world’s Top 50 cybersecurity influencers in security & fire 2017.  See her profiled in the Washington Post for her role on the 2017 CBS reality show "Hunted" here: Former White House chief information officer is using her cyber skills on a new CBS reality show. She is also the author of the best-selling book, Manipulated, which can be found on Amazon. Theresa's Book: Manipulated https://www.amazon.com/Manipulated-Inside-Cyberwar-Elections-Distort/dp/1538133504 Help a Sister Up LinkedIn Group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8622480/profile/ Snopes: https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/ Fact Checking: https://www.factcheck.org/ Amplified Podcast is available on all platforms: https://anchor.fm/amplified3 This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands. http://www.socialfix.com
43:18
June 30, 2020
Organized Retail Crime, Retail Fraud, Coronavirus Scams, Ransomware, Identity Fraud & Cyber Security - Tony Sales
Terry Tateossian sits down with Tony Sales to discuss how COVID-19 lockdowns and other crisis impact cybersecurity scams, organized retail crime, ransomware, identify theft, and other cyber related crimes. Computers don't commit crimes. People do. Tony breaks down social engineering attacks, ransomware and a variety of other organized cyber attacks.  There is no place that is “unhackable”. Don’t miss out on the 4 easy tips Tony lists on how to prevent your frequently used devices such as voice devices, mobile phones and desktops from known vulnerabilities and defend against common cyber attacks. Tony Sales has a fascinating background and personal story. He is currently the Director of Strategic Development We Fight Fraud. Tony Sales is known as a “reformed fraudster” and one of very few people to have ever worked at the summits of both organized crime, fraud and loss prevention.  He specializes in Fraud prevention, social engineering, organized crime, data security, physical security, hacking and cybercrime and crime intelligence. Tony Sales, who walked away with £30million using hacked personal data, now helps organizations test their e-commerce systems. He is known as “Britain’s Greatest Fraudster” by the British media and has the unique skill set that is extremely valuable to any major organization looking to prevent fraud and other cybercrime. When most kids are testing out dog or babysitting as their first jobs, Tony’s first encounter with cybercrime was at the age of 13 when he committed his first credit card scam. He eventually spent time behind bars before he turned his life around to put his cyber ingenuity and know-how to help organizations with fraud prevention. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands
58:45
June 23, 2020
Tech Disrupters, Unicorn Start-Ups & Roadmap to Raising Capital - Emma Arakelyan - PART 2
In Part 2 of this week's episode, Emma Arakelyan and Terry Tateossian sit down to discuss the process of building disruptive technologies, Unicorn Start-Ups, Digitization, Information Abundance, Roadmap to Raising Capital and more! We dissect the impact of 3D printing, blockchain, IoT, AI, Augmented Reality, Biotechnology, Biosoftware & Robotics. Emma Arakelyan is the CEO & Co-Founder Orion Worldwide Innovations - tech innovation and accelerator company which also offers services for intellectual protection to innovators. She is a Featured Speaker at Columbia Business School. Managing Director and Founder of Open Mind Productions a multi-media company where you can find a copy at Emma’s book The Business Caring Formula, and her podcast, and speaking event - website:  www.emmaarakelyan.com Emma has spent the last 20 plus years in the C-Suite and corporate leadership advising Fortune 500 companies. She is a former Earnst & Young advisory Partner and managing director at Accenture. And we are here today to talk about some hot startup topics- leadership, startup innovation, startup eco-ystem and investor relations. Connect with Emma here. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
29:12
March 3, 2020
Exponential Technologies, Unicorns, Start-Ups, Digitization, Democratization, Singularity - Emma Arakelyan - PART 1
In Part 1 of this week's episode, Emma Arakelyan and Terry Tateossian sit down to discuss the process of building a Unicorn, Digitization, Information Abundance and more! We dissect the impact of 3D printing, blockchain, IoT, AI, Augmented Reality, Biotechnology, Biosoftware & Robotics. Emma Arakelyan is the CEO & Co-Founder Orion Worldwide Innovations - tech innovation and accelerator company which also offers services for intellectual protection to innovators. She is a Featured Speaker at Columbia Business School. Managing Director and Founder of Open Mind Productions a multi-media company where you can find a copy at Emma’s book The Business Caring Formula, and her podcast, and speaking event - website:  www.emmaarakelyan.com Emma has spent the last 20 plus years in the C-Suite and corporate leadership advising Fortune 500 companies. She is a former Earnst & Young advisory Partner and managing director at Accenture. And we are here today to talk about some hot startup topics- leadership, startup innovation, startup eco-ystem and investor relations. Connect with Emma here. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
27:04
February 26, 2020
Funnel Design, Branding, Positioning, Strategy, Financial Intelligence - PART 2 - Henry Kaminski
"You always gotta stay hungry. But you dont have to act like you’re starving."  ~ The Brand Doctor Henry Kaminski and Terry Tateossian discuss everything from financial literacy to personal branding on this episode of the Amplified Podcast! Henry is the Founder of Unique Designz, a Brand Strategist, digital marketer, and he has been doing all this for the past 13 years! He has worked with clients like New Jersey’s own Bon Jovi, Russel Brunson who named him the “Million Dollar Brander’, and he is also the recipient of the 2 Comma Club Award which is given by Clickfunnels to those who generate more than one million dollars in sales with one funnel. Henry is also the host of “Brand Doctor’s Podcast”. He is the author of the Amazon best seller “Refuse To Give Up.” He’s also the host of the popular “Brand Doctor’s Podcast” where he talks about strategies that help entrepreneurs design reputable and profitable personal brands. Connect with Henry here: Unique Designz This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
51:11
February 18, 2020
Entrepreneurship, Mindset, Hitting Rock Bottom, Failing Up, Personal Branding – Part 1 - Henry Kaminski
Henry is the Founder of Unique Designz, a Brand Strategist, digital marketer, and he has been doing all this for the past 13 years! He has worked with clients like New Jersey’s own Bon Jovi, Russel Brunson who named him the “Million Dollar Brander’, and he is also the recipient of the 2 Comma Club Award which is given by Clickfunnels to those who generate more than one million dollars in sales with one funnel. Henry is also the host of “Brand Doctor’s Podcast”. He is the author of the Amazon best seller “Refuse To Give Up.” He’s also the host of the popular “Brand Doctor’s Podcast” where he talks about strategies that help entrepreneurs design reputable and profitable personal brands. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
44:30
February 10, 2020
Crowdfunding, Fundraising, Crypto, Start-Ups - Chuck Pettid
Chuck Pettid and Terry Tateossian sit down to discuss the most challenging aspects of equity crowdfunding, startup fundraising, crypto and general start-ups strategy on this episode of the Amplified podcast. Chuck is the CEO of Republic Funding Portal – a leading investment crowdfunding portal based in New York. He is also the co-producer of the international television series Meet the Drapers. He is also the Board member for Ruby and RiderShare. If you have thought about raising capital through crowdfunding, you cannot miss this episode. Chuck reveals the most successful ways to position yourself for success! This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
1:08:42
February 3, 2020
Leadership, Emotional Intelligence, Soft-skills - Susan Ascher
Susan Ascher and Terry Tateossian discuss common sense leadership, the servant leader style. Susan is the  CEO of The Ascher Group, an award winning national consulting firm, Founder of The Sphere of Excellence in CommunicationTM and Course Connections. Susan Ascher was in the first class of women at Lehigh University and one of the first to graduate from the College of Business. She got into the recruiting business because she loved helping people and wanted mobility, but caught in a career lull, she pivoted to coaching ten years ago and started writing and raising the bar in communications and EQ, in a word, soft skills cultivation. She’s a big change agent and loves transformation. The biggest challenge for workplaces, she says, is getting people to collaborate more effectively and respect each other. Check out this episode for a refreshing take on what the corporate world needs to advance its humanity and work better together.You can connect with her on LinkedIn here.    About our guest:President and CEO of the award-winning national consulting firm The Ascher Group, Founder of the Sphere of Excellence in Communication, and Founder of Course and Culinary Connections, Susuan Ascher has coached individuals and teams for clients, ranging from the Fortune 50 to ranked universities. Author of EQ and IQ raising tools and a sought after media resource, she has been interviewed on Bloomberg, ABC, NBC, CNBC, CNN, News 12 and My9TV, and is a frequent commentator on TV 8 in Vail, Colorado. She has been published in Forbes Magazine, Crain’s New York Business, The Star-Ledger, and NJBIZ. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
56:43
January 27, 2020
Emoji Data, Data Science, The Entrepreneurial Journey, Start-Up Life, AI, Investing - Arjun Rai
Arjun Rai - Entrepreneur, CEO, and Founder of Wrkbench.io, EmojiData.ai, and Woofy Inc.Arjun moved from New Delhi to Chicago at four years old before his family settled around Princeton, New Jersey. His business acumen began quite young while selling flowers at family weddings when he was seven years old. Fast-forward a few years. Following his first weeks of college, Arjun was launching his second start-up and kept going from there. He’s always been in communications, but he ventured away from agency business and into creating products out of the need to run businesses more efficiently in fast changing times. After Wrkbench, Arjun started HelloWoofy, a social media marketing and AI-driven compliance web platform, which has landed some big partners like Google and Microsoft. In this revealing episode, learn the data-driven mindset of a serial entrepreneur and hear the stories about the trials and tribulations along the fruitful yet bumpy road of start-up life. Connect with Arjun on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/arjunrai/ This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
40:00
January 20, 2020
Voice Technology, Multi-Modal Devices & The Future of Linear Programming - Tim McElreath
Tim McElreath - Director of Technology, Mobile & Emerging Platforms at Discovery Communications Despite growing up with computer gear around the house, Tim gathered his degree in classic photography before digital was a thing. He landed his first tech job at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He then migrated over to jobs in financial services. But it took a major economic collapse to realize he was still fascinated by technology and user experience. He wanted to build things that helped people follow their passions. He eventually joined the Food Network before reaching Discovery, where he leads a team building mobile and conversational applications for some of the most popular real-life entertainment brands: Amazon Alexa, Google Home, Facebook Messenger, and Microsoft Cortana. Learn all about the new wave of multimodal devices in this powerful episode and connect with him on LinkedIn here:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/timmcelreath/ This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
43:06
January 13, 2020
Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Open Source, VC, Silicon Valley - Miko Matsumura
Miko Matsumura - Serial Entrepreneur, Venture Partner & Co-Founder of EvercoinMiko took a winding career road from pure science to Silicon Valley where he caught the start-up bug. After a foray at a large company, he went “from zero to one” and launched a series of start-ups. In 2016, he became interested in crypto and soon started Evercoin, a crypto service based in self-custody and ownership. In the episode, he raises some key questions: if money will poison open source or if open source will liberate money and make it more virtuous, if open source is essentially a bubble that will burst in investors’ faces, and if there’s a benefit to the crypto volatility that points to its rising fame. Hear Miko’s take on the beauty of the Internet, how crypto is the first protocol for storing and transmitting economic value on the Internet, and the future of open source currency.  Connect with Miko here https://miko.com and on LinkedIn This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
55:02
January 6, 2020
Bots, Fake Influencers, Influencer Marketing, Fraud Detection, Brand Watch, Branding - Brett Garfinkel
Way back in 2004, Brett jumped into digital video with the first Internet TV network, ManiaTV! He cut his teeth in sales strategy until he realized that video would soon branch out of YouTube. He and his partner then began brainstorming the different repercussions for brands. They were colossal, so they asked the question, “What if we could build one silo for all?” and thus created a value system where companies could see intelligent data bespoke to each social platform, naming it Sylo. They were challenge-ready when in 2018 a New York Times article highlighted “sophisticated invalid traffic.” Bots, false influencers, and the like—hear Brett explain how brands that sift counterfeit from authentic engagement keep their brand clean and find lasting success. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
49:14
December 30, 2019
Video & Computer Vision Technology, Machine Learning, AI, Video, TV - Dan Garraway
A kind of blending film with video games, video interactivity has always been a labor-intensive dream. But as technology advanced, it started to become obvious to Dan that computer vision and machine learning could accelerate the creation process for interactivity. Though while Netflix legitimized the interactive video market with big investments, some advanced companies are still using antiquated processes to create content, which slows down and limits creativity. Thus Dan’s mission—to liberate the video industry from antiquated creative processes. Hear how he cuts the interactive video edge in this engaging episode. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
38:08
December 23, 2019
Disrupting Hollywood, Women in Film, Directors and Producers of Color, Female Crews - Shakesha Williams
Shakesha Williams - Writer, Director, Producer & Founder of Harlem Fusion Studios In 2012, Shakesha founded a new media company with an undertow of empathic acceptance of color, size, and nature. She called it Harlem Fusion Studios and, needless to say, it was unconventional. But since its inception, it has been a cultural beacon in Harlem and beyond as an outlet for culture and democratic development. Hear how stories, and being a bold creative in general, can be the best way to change hearts and minds in a time when the habits and systems of oppression are still exercised. In this episode, Shakesha inspires listeners to take charge of their dreams and turn them into elevated crafts that make unique contributions in this revolutionary time. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
51:29
October 24, 2019
Martech Evolution, Brand Loyalty, Big Data, VR/AR/MR, Customer Relationship Management - Michael Donahue
Michael Donahue - Marketing Pioneer & Sr Director of the Association of National AdvertisersMichael was always an anomalous worker. Growing up outside of Philadelphia, he moved to NYC to realize his potential. As a young account executive, he was invited to a brainstorming session and presented a simple question that focused advertising on creating a consumer loyalty standard for the field—What is the accepted consumer belief of a product? A keen advocate of merging tech with marketing, Michael pioneered the emotional response to advertising and consumer engagement. Hear him speak with wonderful anecdotes to the transitional phases of advertising throughout the decades and pinpoint what martech needs today. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
50:35
October 24, 2019
Professional & Leadership Development, Gender Equality, Growth Mindset, Grit, Digital Influencers - Dima Ghawi
Dima Ghawi - International Keynote Speaker and Executive CoachPlaying in her grandma’s kitchen back in her native Jordan at the age of five, Dima was told that girls were like vases. If vases ever cracked, they couldn’t be fixed and must be destroyed. Growing up with low self-esteem and eventually suffering from major depression in her twenties, she found herself stuck in an arranged but unfit marriage. It was time for change. She forced herself to question the horrible stories she was told as a child, packed her bags and ultimately changed her narrative. Three-time TEDx presenter and inspirational speaker, executive coach, and author of Breaking Vases, Dima Ghawi became her own savior and is now an inspirational voice for journeywomen and men worldwide.Check out Dima's Book at: https://www.dimaghawi.com/books This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
53:57
October 24, 2019
Future of Work, Gig Economy, Uber, Lyft, Self-Driving Cars, Facebook Diversity, Amazon’s AI & Robotics - Michelle Tenzyk
Michelle Tenzyk - Leadership Expert & Founder of The Truth Behind Our TitlesGathering an unpopular MBA degree in HR systems in 1987 turned out to bring an attractive skill set to the workplace for Michelle Tenzyk. She was certainly ahead of the curve. She delved into HR systems and leveraged employee data and process analytics to understand the new skills HR needed to stay current with tech and the times. There were intensive tasks, she found, that were no longer destined for human labor. With twenty-five years’ experience as a strategic advisor for senior leaders, Michelle explains how HR professionals should be freed-up for complex decision-making and strategy input so businesses can maximize production with a new AI and robotics-fit business model that meets world demand. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
58:47
October 24, 2019
Facebook Libra, Blockchain, Bitcoin Predictions, Crypto Exchanges, Challenger Banks - Dr. Sean Stein Smith
Amplified3 is a podcast dedicated to providing insight on growing your business, reaching your goals and improving your agency. In such a rapidly changing environment we keep you up-to-date with knowledge and information from some of the best thought leaders in the industry. It is sometimes gritty, sometimes emotional and always entertaining as our host Terry Tateossian brings her experience into many of the topics and questions agencies want to know. This episode is produced by Socialfix Media - a Top Rated digital marketing agency for innovative brands.
49:11
October 24, 2019
Amplified Podcast: Official Trailer
Welcome to Amplified, a show about emerging technology, business pioneers, and the new unicorns of the future who are designing change through the trials and triumphs of their experiences. Our special guests highlight trends you need to know in technology and entrepreneurship—the latest in AI, blockchain, machine learning, natural learning processing, IoT, robotics, holography, and more—by telling their stories on how they’re shaping the next phase of digital evolution.
03:46
August 16, 2019