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#194 - Rory Knighton - Founder & Filmmaker at Runaway Collective
#194 - 🎬 Rory J Knighton - Founder & Filmmaker at Runaway Collective Rory is a purebred digital native, starting his first company at 16. Currently, he is the Creative Director and founder of Runaway Collective, a subscription-based creative agency with a focus on rapid e-Commerce builds blended with video. With his unique blend of film, branding and data science, Rory has been building brands for over a decade - from startups to global conglomerates. Since becoming heavily involved in the Food & Drink industry over the last 7 years by founding multiple food bev brands, Rory is determined to make a difference in the food space through education and the demystification of food ingredients. His upcoming documentary “The protein Lie and other dirty secrets” delves deep into the marketing secrets that the food industry doesn't want you to know about. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 26, 2020
#193 - Stuart Macdonald - Founder at ManíLife
🥜 Stu Macdonald is the founder of ManíLife , a business he started out of a rugby club kitchen with 45 friends 5 years ago and now the fastest-growing peanut butter brand in the UK. A, somewhat cliched, unfulfilled accountant, Macdonald left a job at PwC after just 11 months to pursue a profession in peanut butter. He has never looked back since. His journey to date has been characterised by a chaotic swing of extreme highs and devastating lows, which should make for some riveting chat! Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020. Use code "365taster" at www.mani-life.com for 20% off your order
October 23, 2020
#192 - Anthony Chapman - Co-Founder at Fellow Studio
#192 - Anthony Chapman - Co-Founder at Fellow Studio Utilising his skills in branding and creative strategy, Anthony has worked in both specialist design studios and global agencies, delivering award-winning campaigns for a range of clients. Some of these include Nokia, Vodafone, Syncsort and Skype. Anthony is a passionate and creative individual who understands the importance of classic graphic design especially interested in layout, form and typography. His work aims to focus on inventive problem solving and stimulating communication. His experience is invaluable when approaching branding, art direction and idea generation. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 22, 2020
#191 - Jason Roberts - CEO & Founder at Kaleida International
#191 - Jason Roberts - CEO & Founder at Kaleida International Jason Roberts is an esteemed business professional with 22 years’ experience in Financial Services. After spending 11 years working for a number of investment banks including J.P. Morgan, Jason made the move to Financial Service technology sales where he spent 11 years selling SAAS solutions to financial institutions for a number of US tech start-ups. Leaving the city in 2018 after spotting a gap in the market and with a wealth of industry experience and contacts, Jason set about building a solution to improve the commercial prospects and for SMEs and start-ups by launching his very own social platform focused on helping B2B Buyers and Suppliers connect. Son to a single parent from South London, Brixton, and now Husband and father to two daughters, Jason highlights empathy, kindness and integrity as attributes he values the most in people. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 20, 2020
#190 - Vince Patten - Founder at Tippzi
#190 - Vince Patten - Founder at Tippzi Vince Patten is the Founder/CEO of Tippzi a revolutionary digital ads app that helps SMEs achieve affordable ads. He also is a senior consultant for Save Our Planet, Refillery, Canada. Which he helped attain the rare distinction of achieving all 17 sustainable development goals of the UN. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 19, 2020
#189 - Simon Hardie - CEO & Founder at Findexable
Simon Hardie is co-founder and CEO of findexable – the new digital platform for benchmarking fintech innovation globally, and home to the Global Fintech Index. As Ai and analytics re-shape business, Findexable’s mission is to make it easier to gather, interpret and benchmark fintech activity, enable unmoderated, real-time insight on global fintech activity – to determine the ingredients of fintech success. Simon has two decades of experience producing financial intelligence content, research and events for global financial publishers including The Economist, Euromoney Institutional Investor and IFR (part of the Thomson Reuters Group), as well as boutique research publishers and media companies across Europe and the Middle East. He was previously a director of banking events and publishing house VRL (now Global Data). Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 14, 2020
#188 - Michelle Myers - Founder and CEO at Pink Callers
#188 - Michelle Myers - Founder and CEO at Pink Callers Michelle is the founder and CEO of Pink Callers, an administrative support solution that assigns customer service rockstars to support home service businesses remotely. Pink Callers manages all incoming calls, emails and chats to your business, inputs all information into your business CRM and schedules both sales appointments and accepted crew work. Pink Callers mission is to provide work at home opportunities in the admin support / remote office management space. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 12, 2020
#187 - Kas Andz - Founder at KAMG
#187 - Kas Andz - Founder at KAMG Kas Andz is the Founder of his own agency in London that simply pours jet fuel on e-commerce business growth. Kas bootstrapped the business from his mum’s house leading to rapid growth since having worked with Revolut, VistaJet and even approached by Gartner. He’s since gone on to invest in algorithmic trading, deep dive into biohacking & entrepreneur performance and more all while 22 still. 4x college dropout, years of depression & contemplations of suicide have lead Kas to play life with an “all or nothing” approach. When he's not running his agency, you'll find him running marathons, gulping herbal tea’s, trying to automate his daily life or playing with his Chihuahua Sushi. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 09, 2020
#186 - Roger Nairn - Co-Founder & CEO of JAR Audio
#186 - Roger Nairn - Co-Founder & CEO of JAR Audio Roger has worked with some of the world's biggest brands including Netflix, Lamborghini and Four Seasons. Now he's taking his brand storytelling skills to the world of podcasting with JAR Audio - which is a podcast studio working exclusively with brands. JAR help it's clients grow their revenue and impact through ROI-driven podcasts that make meaningful connections with listeners. They've been lucky enough to work with brands like Expedia, Lululemon, RBC, Cineplex, and more. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 08, 2020
#185 - Alexei Mirkin - Founder & CEO at alphaseeker.app
#185 - Alexei Mirkin - Founder & CEO at alphaseeker.app Spending his teenage years in Chicago and NYC, he often passed by the CME and the NYSE. Back then he had no idea what quantitative finance is, but being good with numbers always came natural. Alexei is a serial entrepreneur. Attended Hunter College in NYC studying economics for two years. Went on to start a couple of startups in the early 2000s. Continued on to 10 years of algorithmic trading on various markets. Quantitative finance quickly became his obsession. In his early days of algorithmic trading, he was chasing the holy grail, just like all beginners. But over the years he has learned what a good strategy is when it comes to investing. It was ten long years of trial and error and continuous education, learning from the greats like Wyckoff and Markowitz. Creating models, simulations, testing algorithms - then wiping the board clean and starting over from a clean slate. After receiving an Artificial Intelligence with Python nano degree from Udacity, he decided to augment his purely mathematical approach and let ML do some of the heavy lifting. Alexei decided to combine the classical theory with ML. The results came out better than he could have dreamed then he decided to go ahead with another startup. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 07, 2020
#184 - Lindsay Spolan Pinchuk Founder+ CEO at Bump Club and Beyond
#184 - Lindsay Spolan Pinchuk Founder+ CEO at Bump Club and Beyond For nearly ten years prior to BCB, Lindsay worked in publishing, advertising, and marketing at Hearst Magazines, MTV Networks, The Tribune Company and Time Inc for brands including Good Housekeeping, Redbook, Sports Illustrated, The Chicago Tribune, and Nickelodeon. As a University of Michigan Alum she bleeds maize and blue, but also has a soft spot for the Northwestern Wildcats where she earned her Master’s of Science in Integrated Marketing Communications. Lindsay herself wanted to connect with other expectant moms when she was pregnant, thus the catalyst behind starting the BCB brand. BCB has worked with almost every brand in the baby industry. In 2011, BCB was named “Best Mommy Community” by Chicago Magazine. In 2014, Lindsay was named one of Crain’s Chicago Businesses’ Best Entrepreneurs. Besides her work life, she is a Detroit native living in Chicago since 2001. She now calls the northern suburbs of Chicago home and she lives there with her amazing husband, Daniel (who she met working at overnight camp over 20 yrs ago!), their two beautiful daughters and COVID puppy, Ollie. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 06, 2020
#183 - Sunna van Kampen - Founder at Tonic Health
#183 - Sunna van Kampen - Founder at Tonic Health An entrepreneur with broad-ranging experience across 4 different industries and over 10 different brands covering everything from multi-million-pound global projects to startup growth. He most recently launched Tonic Health, securing half a million in funding and launching into the largest health retailers in the country within just 10 months of trading. Previously, he co-founded LVK Global a sales and marketing agency and developed Piccolo Baby Food, the fastest growing baby food brand in the UK. Prior to this, Sunna was Head of Trading at Virgin and led global projects for Barclays Bank and Mattel Europe. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 05, 2020
#182 - Ben Legg - CEO & Founder at The Portfolio Collective
Ben Legg is the co-founder of The Portfolio Collective and also an engineer, author and reinventor of industries. His career has included army officer, McKinsey strategy consultant, COO of Google Europe and global technology CEO. He has worked in over 60 countries, has five kids and is a self-professed exercise nut. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 02, 2020
#181 - Alberto Fantappie - Online Counselling and Behavioural Health Services to Organisations
Alberto Fantappie is the Founder and CEO of Wemby. Previously to starting Wemby, he was an HR and finance officer in Afghanistan ad South Sudan for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Before switching paths, he led the South Europe marketing team at Zalando in Berlin, managing a budget in excess of €70M. Earlier to Zalando, he bootstrapped a short-term property rentals app in Paris, and held other roles in banking, managing consulting and internet companies, including Rocket Internet and Google. He holds an MSc in Management from City university and ESCP business school. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
October 01, 2020
#180 - Danny Heath - Founder of Your Game Plan
Danny Heath is Founder of YourGamePlan and has worked in recruitment communications and market for over a decade. Working in London and New York for publishing houses and national press. The majority of his experience is in the early talent space. He has launched YourGamePlan to make sure every young person has the best chance possible of a successful career. YourGamePlan is a free digital employability training website for schools and young people. After fully launching in August this year, YourGamePlan is now ready to come to market and work with employers & institutions. Their platform is designed to empower young people and ensure they have access to soft skills and employability training via video learning. All of their training is free for schools, charities and young people. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 30, 2020
#179 - Connie Steele - Creating the Necessary Momentum to Move Your Business Forward
Connie Steele is a seasoned marketing and strategy executive with a passion for building brands products, and experiences. She has over 20 years of experience from start-ups to F500 companies, B2C and B2B businesses, and has held senior marketing leadership roles in several technology companies. Today through her management consultancy Flywheel Associates, she works with scale-up companies to not only develop their business and marketing strategies but also drive the successful execution of these efforts. Connie is also an avid podcaster. She’s the creator and host of the Strategic Momentum, a podcast and e-learning brand focused on ‘Understanding the Business of Work’ to support the next generation of leaders in reaching their growth potential. This business and career advice content platform has featured NYT best selling authors, world-renowned psychologists and executives. Further, she shares her perspectives through contributions to Arianna Huffington’s consumer well-being and productivity platform Thrive Global. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 27, 2020
#178 - Jonathan Pritchard - Corporate Mentalist & Founder of Hellstrom Group
Jonathan Pritchard is a highly sought after consultant and speaker specializing in the area of applied psychology in life and business. His client list includes Fortune 500 companies like BP, State Farm, United Airlines, and more. He is the founder of the international consulting company "The Hellstrom Group" which has trained teams to improve their sales, negotiation, and presentation skills on six of the seven continents. His expertise comes from his background traveling the world as a Mentalist, a unique type of entertainer specializing in mind-reading tricks. The applied psychology he uses on stage in Vegas, on TV, and online gives him an edge off stage as well. He is the author of several books focused on psychology, motivation, self-improvement, and more. He currently lives in Chicago where you can find him practicing Wing Chun Kung Fu every morning. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 26, 2020
#177 - Valentin Scholz - Founder & CEO at Kiko
Val Scholz has founded Kiko together with Tony Popov as he had the same frustrating experience living in Vienna, Milan, Lisbon, and London: finding and renting a nice flat is extremely difficult, and requires a lot of time. Their software can be used by private landlords, letting agencies, and institutional landlords to rent out any property in less than 5 minutes online in their own online store as well as manage the entire tenancy. To date, the company has raised over £500,000 from Seedcamp and other VCs. Kiko operates as a fully remote company and consists of 5 full-time employees based in London, Moscow, and St Petersburg. Before Kiko, Val Scholz lead Growth at Revolut to grow their customer by over 1 million new customers a month and was awarded the Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2018. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 26, 2020
#176 - Suds Singh - Founder at Interesting Content
Suds Singh is the founder of Interesting Content, company which he founded in 2015. Interesting Content is a digital video production company based in London. The company has produced more than 1,000 videos to date, so it would be safe to say they know a thing or two about creating video content that their customers will find engaging, shareworthy and - most importantly! - interesting. Suds founded the with an initial budget of £0 and has since grown the business to 6 figures and counting. The company currently creates content for household names such as Space NK, Tesco, Disney, Receipt Bank, Soldo, Tide Bank as well as tech companies such as dotdigital, Avora, IGX Global and a whole host of other too. The company consists of 6 full-time employees based in London, Kyiv and Basel and around 60 freelancers spread thought London and some across the globe too. In his spare time, he likes to go for runs, read books and watch gross-out comedies on Netflix usually with a glass of red in hand. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 25, 2020
#175 - Lynn Whitbeck - Founder of Future forward sales & Petite2Queen
Lynn Whitbeck is the Founder and CEO of Petite2Queen, and she helps the world by providing sales and leadership programs and tools to achieve more, faster. Building on her successes and experiences in executive leadership roles, Lynn shares the lessons learned along her journey to supercharge your career. Lynn is the co-author of the highly regarded book, Practical Wisdoms @ Work. This quick-read guide provides insights to navigate situations, challenges, and opportunities that arise every day in business. Teaching you how to broaden your career with skills that will set you apart. You may have seen Lynn in USA Today, HuffPost, Chicago Tribune, and more! Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 24, 2020
#174 - James Bidwell - Co-founder at Re_Set and Springwise
In 2015, James Bidwell became CEO and owner of innovation portal Springwise Intelligence, described by Seth Godin as “almost too good to share”. James is also Founding Partner of RE_SET, the innovation and digital transformation boutique consultancy, created for the disruption economy. James is the author of “Disrupt! 100 Lessons in Business Innovation” published by Hodder and Stoughton 2017 Operating at the nexus of global change James brings deep experience and insight into digital, brand and innovation across all organizational disciplines at a time of unprecedented uncertainty and opportunity. At Springwise, James is immersed in the global innovation community with deep insight into the newest and most transformative new businesses and innovations from every corner of the world. Springwise Innovation Snapshots have become a must-read for CEOs, innovators, investors, educators and corporates from all sectors. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 24, 2020
#173 - Anthony Rose - Founder & CEO at SeedLegals
In 2016 Anthony Rose co-founded SeedLegals, a revolutionary new legal tech platform that lets startups and investors complete the legals needed to build, grow and fund their business, at a fraction of the cost of using a law firm. Known as “The man behind BBC iPlayer”, Anthony ran the iPlayer and other BBC services from 2007 to 2010, taking the iPlayer from pre-launch to major success story. SeedLegals was founded by serial entrepreneur Anthony and serial angel investor Laurent Laffy who met at a party in Rome. They'd both had enough of paying insane amounts of money to lawyers for the same legal documents at every funding round, and funding rounds taking months to negotiate and close. They decided to change it. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 22, 2020
#172 - Mike Maynard - Owner at Napier
Mike Maynard is owner at Napier Partnership Limited and is a self-confessed geek who loves talking about technology. He believes that combining the measurement, accountability and innovation that he learnt as an engineer with a passion for communicating ensures Napier delivers great campaigns and tangible return on investment. Mike began his career as an electronics design engineer, working for companies ranging from GEC-Marconi to DDA, developing products from complex radar systems to Kim Wilde’s mixing desk. Mike later joined IDT Inc, an American semiconductor company, making his move into marketing when he switched from European Applications Manager to European Marketing Manager. In 2001 Mike acquired Napier with Suzy Kenyon. Since that time he has directed major PR and marketing programmes for a wide range of technology clients. He is actively involved in developing the PR and marketing industries and is Chair of the PRCA B2B Group, and lectures in PR at Southampton Solent University. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 21, 2020
#171 - Rachael Crook - Building the Future of Care at Home
Rachael Crook is the Co-founder and CEO of Lifted, the start up revolutionising how we care for our loved ones. Their ambition at Lifted is to lift lives by building the complete companion to anyone looking after a loved one. From the moment of diagnosis to the end of life, they want to make sure that no one cares alone. She Co-founded the company based on her personal experience struggling to find care for her mother after she was diagnosed with early on set dementia. Rachael was formerly a consultant with McKinsey & Company and a Senior Advisor in the Prime Minister's Implementation Unit. She holds an MPhil from the University of Oxford and BA(Hons) from the University of Warwick. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 20, 2020
#170 - Chris Dickey - Founder & CEO at Visably
Chris Dickey has a resume that spans publishing, in-house marketing direction, public relations, and software development. Chris is the Owner + Founder of Purple Orange Brand Communications, a PR agency that specializes in outdoor and active lifestyle brands. Chris started exploring the intersection of search engine marketing and public relations by having his agency audit search results for PR opportunities; eventually scaling that strategy to win over large swaths of highly valuable organic search results for his clients, using PR tactics. In 2019 Chris took this strategy a step further by founding Visably – a new marketing / PR SaaS platform that audits search results for brand mentions, and provides an analysis of website’s “channel” for further segmentation and list building. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 18, 2020
#169 - Von Sy - Founder & CEO at Nimble
Von Sy is the founder and CEO of Nimble Babies, an exciting range of baby household cleaning products that are made with plant-based ingredients. Their products are now sold in about 500 stores nationwide through Sainsbury's and Boots. Von is a chemist by profession and worked for one of the world's largest detergents manufacturer before starting up Nimble. He started Nimble in 2015 when his first niece, Rhianne, had cloudy smelly bottles and there wasn't anything that could deal with it. Now, Von is a dad to Juliana, a 14-month old toddler who's keeping her dad's hands full with her silly but sweet antics. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 18, 2020
#168 - Jon Morrison - Using the Power of Clarity to Help You Capture Attention and Grow Your Business
Jon Morrison is an entrepreneur in the software space. He is the Founder of Get Clear Consulting and Clinic Sites, two companies that are empowering business owners to take ownership of their website and love leveraging it as a powerful growth tool for their business. Jon is an alumni of Oxford University, a TEDx speaker and a Certified StoryBrand Guide. Jon lives in Vancouver, B.C. with his wife and three daughters. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 16, 2020
#167 - Romanie Thomas - Building the Flexible Workforce for the Future
Romanie Thomas is the Founder and CEO of Juggle Jobs. She is an experienced headhunter who has spent the last ten years helping companies find outstanding senior staff. During that time, she saw very little progress on gender diversity at leadership level. Today, less than 10% of business leaders are women. Romanie’s vision is to grow this percentage to 50% by 2027. She believes that by implementing flexible working, companies can increase the numbers of women in leadership positions and improve diversity in the workplace. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 15, 2020
#166 - Jay R. Hodge - Developing Sustainable Processes that are the Foundation for Innovation and Future Success
Jay Hodge is the founder and President of Jay Hodge & Associates, a Lean Management Consulting firm consisting of an extensive network of Independent Experts specializing in multiple fields including Strategy Deployment, Lean Leadership Development, Operations, Revenue Cycle Management, Kaizen/RIW and Problem Solving Events and the implementation of Lean Management Systems in organizations across multiple industries. Jay is the author of The Lean Treasure Chest and is the creator of the Dynamic Elemental Engagement System used to effectively drive cultural transformation within any organization. Jay possesses over 30 years of demonstrated operational leadership in roles ranging from front-line Supervisor to Vice President within organizations such as Toyota, General Motors, Caterpillar, Ford, Tenet Healthcare and the United States Marine Corps. His experience has demonstrated that simply using the Lean tools is easy but succeeding as effective Leader in a Lean organization requires a completely different kind of Leadership, one that necessitates a level of engagement, accountability, communication and ownership seldom demonstrated. A Lean Leader is first a servant, someone who understands that they will never be more important than the very people that they serve, influence and impact. Jay and his Team enable organizations to understand that success as a Lean organization is about differentiating yourself from your competition by understanding and providing what your customers value, in a manner that sets you apart. JH&A builds upon an organizations abilities and strengths by developing a focused strategy, documented plan, clearly defined expectations, an accountability structure, and most importantly, a willingness of Leadership to get neck-deep daily in the mud puddle we refer to as operations. Effective Lean Leadership is the catalyst for a Successful Lean Culture. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 13, 2020
#165 - Jonny Aldrich - Co-Founder & Managing Director at Deuce Studio
Jonny Aldrich is the co-founder and managing director of Deuce Studio. He and his studio have over 15 years of experience in creating brands across various sectors. Mostly specialising in helping start-ups and SMEs become challenger brands and stand out in their respective market places. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 11, 2020
#164 - Kenneth Ameduri - Opt Out of Conventional Wisdom and Get Ahead by Beating the Street
Kenneth Ameduri has had a passion for truth from an early age. Finding trends and anticipating growth sectors has been his primary focus since he was in high school. After noticing the cracks in the underlined financial system, he became a proactive investor purchasing investments that would hedge his portfolio against inflation. This led him to invest in real estate, precious metals, stocks, and cryptocurrency establishing a personal multimillion-dollar portfolio prior to turning 30 years old. Kenneth has taken the knowledge he has compiled in the business world and is now pouring it into Crush The Street for the benefit of his members through the weekly newsletter, blog, and podcasts focusing on market trends, precious metals, cryptocurrencies and sound economics. Kenneth actively is the Chief Editor at CrushTheStreet.com where all of his work can be found. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 08, 2020
#163 - Zora Feraji - Co-Founder at Social Playground UK
#163 - Zora Feraji - Co-Founder at Social Playground UK Hungarian-born, now London-based 24-year-old Zora Feraji first started her career in advertising after graduating from the prominent Central Saint Martin’s college of the University of Arts London working on some of the beauty industry’s most progressive global brands like Lynx and VO5. Working on campaigns involving some of the worlds biggest stars like Anne-Marie, Anthony Joshua, Khalid and Dele Alli, Zora gained first-hand knowledge on the world of influencer marketing and social media. In 2019, Zora co-founded Social Playground, a next-gen creative communications agency and content studio that fuses strategic social marketing and global talent to power influence and generate social klout, building the brands of the future. Zora and the team at Social Playground, alongside their global influencer network of 500+, are quickly disrupting the ever-changing social world, one challenger brand at a time. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 07, 2020
#162 - Dan Lewis - Connecting Communities Safely One Tap at a Time!
#162 - Dan Lewis originally founded Skute in 2014 after winning an Innovate UK contest for the music industry. During that time it took a 2 year hiatus and Skute was reborn again in 2018! Dan is a proud single dad of two so balancing being a responsible adult and an entrepreneur, has had its challenges that’s for sure. However his constant thirst for learning, his stubbornness to prove a point, his desire to look out for everyone and understand what makes them truly tick, his sometimes-annoying attention to detail and the way he’ll wear his heart on his sleeve – has certainly all helped shape who he is today. Dan originally started within sports marketing, and then gradually moved into strategic agency roles before becoming hooked by the tech startup world. Dan has been a powerful advocate for safer social media, plus been instrumental in helping his clients overcome the often-scary world of digital innovation and how best to create truly powerful user experiences that are both beautiful and authentic. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 04, 2020
#161 - Damon Burton - Search Engine Marketing Expert
This search engine marketing expert, Damon Burton, has beat billion dollar companies at their own game and has proven strategies to grow your business. Over a decade ago he beat a billion dollar company by outranking their website on Google. Since then, he knew he was onto something and has gone on to build an international search engine marketing company that’s worked with NBA teams, and Inc 5000 & Shark Tank featured businesses. Having started his business right before the 2008 recession, Damon is familiar with navigating and growing a business through times like today. Never before has there been so many people needing something to focus their attention on… AND the time to do it. Since founding his company SEO National in 2007, he writes for Forbes, has been featured in publications including Entrepreneur Magazine, BuzzFeed and USA Weekly, and has helped high-profile clients make more in a month than they used to in a year. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 03, 2020
#160 - Mitak Ahmed - Founder & Graphic Designer at DIJCOM
Mitak Ahmed is the founder of DIJCOM and author of Mitak’s incomplete. An expert in branding & graphic design, working with companies across the UK building powerful brands. He started Dijcom to improve the business world. Struggling through his childhood and his past he has become one of the most inspirational young individuals in the UK. Doing a lot of motivational and business talks across London. He plans to get involved with many innovations in the future and launch more businesses. Devoted to helping the world, especially building better futures for children, tackling inequality and overcoming poverty. He wants to buy his own island one day so he can build a place for the poor & needy. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 03, 2020
#159 - Kian Bakhtiari - Founder at The People
Episode #159 - Kian Bakhtiari is the founder of @The People, an award-winning youth powered consultancy. He was formerly Head of Strategy at Dentsu Aegis Network, one of the largest media and advertising groups in the world. For his contributions to marketing, he has been named as one of the Top 50 Future Leaders by the Financial Times. He is also a Global Judge for the Festival of Media, a One Young World Ambassador, and an Agenda Contributor to the World Economic Forum. Kian regularly writes about marketing through a Millennial and Gen-Z lens for Forbes CMO Network. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
September 01, 2020
#158 - Aaron Campbell - Helping Businesses Take Control of their Internet
#158 - Aaron Campbell - Helping Businesses Take Control of their Internet Aaron Campbell is an international speaker, open source advocate, and outgoing introvert. He’s been a regular contributor to WordPress for more than a decade, and is currently employed by GoDaddy as the head of WordPress core and ecosystem. He has over eighteen years of web development experience and worked with clients ranging from small local businesses to Google, Yahoo, Disney, and Harvard. He’s been called both a coffee snob and a beer snob, but considers both to be compliments. When not buried in code, he enjoys spending time with his wife and son, riding his motorcycle, and reading sci-fi/fantasy books. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 26, 2020
#157 - Bob Berry - Founder of Human-Computer MasterMind Academy and ItsTheUsers com
Bob Berry is a principal at AnswerLab, where he’s guiding Google, Amazon, Facebook, and many others to create new, optimal online experiences in this age of coronavirus. He’s also the founder of The Human-Computer MasterMind Academy, helping entrepreneurs, professionals, and small businesses master the art and craft of exceptional human-computer experiences. He’s now leading concurrent online transformation projects with major global brands, and he speaks, teaches, consults, mentors, conducts research, and has directed leadership events worldwide, with executives at Microsoft, Canon, eBay, GE, Honeywell, Lilly, and many others. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020
August 26, 2020
#156 - Lucas London - Co-Founder of Lick Home - Decorating Made Easy
Lucas London is the CEO & co-founder of Lick Home. Lick Home is a direct-to-consumer home decor brand. They understand that when it comes to decorating and design - a simple change in colour or design can have a massive impact on the way people feel about the spaces they spend our lives. They have re-imagined the way people decorate, replacing the stresses of the traditional route to DIY with an experience and products created with the modern lifestyle in mind. Lucas was the VP International of $140m GMV jobs marketplace Airtasker, having joined in 2017 to lead expansion outside Australia growing the UK market to $4.5m GMV within 12 months. Lucas spent 5 years at the UK equity hedge fund Clareville Capital, as an Investment Analyst before joining Yubl, a social messaging startup, as Commercial Lead. Lucas works with a number of startups including as an Investor Director at the catering marketplace Feast It and was a Director & co-founder of coworking space Karma Kitchen. He has mentored on the Virgin StartUp and Escape The City programs, winning Virgin Mentoring Star of 2017. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 25, 2020
#155 - Michael "Fritz" Fritzius - Transforming Companies with Automation
Michael "Fritz" Fritzius is a huge nerd with a huge heart for serving others. Fritz has been a business owner since late 2015 and is absolutely not doing what he wanted to be doing when he grew up. But he loves every minute of it. The highs, the lows, and everything in between, he uses his experience in technology, software testing and his faith to bring his A-game every day to his clients. More recently, he partnered up with another entrepreneur and together they complement each others' skills. Continuing to build relationships, helping how he can and winning hearts on the daily is the mission at hand. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020
August 25, 2020
#154 - Glenn Lundy - Pioneer of the 800% Club
Glenn Lundy is a husband to 1, a father to 7, and the host of the wildly popular Facebook Live show #RiseAndGrind. He’s been seen at places like Hustle and Grind Con, Grow Your Business For God’s Sake! and many more stages across the country. Glenn has been spotlighted on ABC, NBC, and CBS, and is an expert in dealership culture development, and leadership training. With 20 years of experience in the automotive industry, Glenn leads a dealership from 120 cars a month to an 800% increase in sales in five years, becoming the 2nd largest used car franchise in the country. His unique style makes him one of the most coveted GM’s in the business. Glenn has the unique ability to help identify the areas for growth in your store, and teach creative ways to invoke your dealerships spirit. With a background in sales, and finance, he uses his skill sets to create growth, as well as tapping into the mental side of human development. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 24, 2020
#153 - William Ferreira - Co-Founder at Social Buff
William Ferreira is a co-founder of Social Buff as well as a speaker and investor. He's worked with brands such as Nike, HSBC, Virgin and Stolichnaya and has been featured in Virgin StartUp, Forbes, The Daily Mail and Startup UK for my work in entrepreneurship. Social Buff is a fast-growing startup based in London and Amsterdam. They specialise in performance-based digital marketing. They help companies build a brand and drive sales through SEO, PPC, organic & paid social, websites & thump-stopping content. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 22, 2020
#152 - Liz Carlile - Proven Thought Leader in the Field of Mental Health and Holistic Wellness
#152 - Liz Carlile - Proven Thought Leader in the Field of Mental Health and Holistic Wellness Liz’s interest in the importance of non-negotiable self-care for mothers is informed by personal experience: She is a mother of two boys, ages 4 and 7, and through her own difficulty managing new motherhood, found a way to not only survive but thrive. Her cathartic processing of the unexplainable turmoil and despair following the birth of her first child prompted her to start a blog, which was highly received and eventually turned into a series of published articles and the beginning of her online presence as Motherhood Unstressed. In 2017 she enrolled and graduated from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition (“IIN”), and became a certified Health Coach. It was while she was at IIN that she decided to start her podcast on health and wellness, which now routinely breaks the Top 50 charts on Apple Podcasts. Every week she releases two episodes on a myriad of topics that empower and uplift women to live their best lives. Her Monday episode consists of a long-form interview with an expert in holistic health. Past guests have included best selling authors Dr. Steven Gundry, Mark Sisson, and Filmmaker Jon Whelan. Her Wednesday episodes consist of guided meditations or shorter solo episodes that give her a chance to connect more deeply with her engaged audience all over the world and leave them with practical takeaways they can use to optimize their lives. Liz is also a speaker who travels the country teaching resilience-building and mental fitness. In 2019 she was invited to share her story of motherhood and the importance of non-negotiable self-care on the TEDx stage in Colorado Springs. Since then she has been a frequent speaker to groups of men and women on this topic. She also speaks on entrepreneurship and how others can pursue lives more in alignment with their soul’s true purpose. Liz has graced the cover of Best Self magazine, and her articles on a variety of topics have been published in countless magazines. She has also presented as an invited speaker at several women’s non-profit and corporate gatherings. She is frequently sought after as a subject matter expert on mental well-being, entrepreneurship, and motherhood in person, on podcasts and on television.
August 19, 2020
#151 - David Nicholls - CEO & Founder at FlashFomo
#151 - David Nicholls - CEO & Founder at FlashFomo David has spent the best part of the past decade working in both Singapore & Melbourne in various leadership roles in APAC within the online media including General Manager APAC at Brave Bison PLC and CEO, Australia at WebTVAsia. In March 2019, David decided to launch his own company; FlashFomo, an online marketplace for Social Influencers to sell personally branded products. FlashFomo is both a marketplace and managed service for KOL's to create their own branded merchandise and sell it to their fans. In addition to this FlashFomo create personal brand ranges for the influencers that show the most traction. FlashFomo help influencers: - Source quality products for them to customize - Help design their branding - Manufacture products - Build their custom e-commerce solution - Manage fulfillment - Influencers set their own RRP! Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 19, 2020
#150 - "Mr. Biz", aka Ken Wentworth - Turning problems into profits!
#150 - "Mr. Biz", aka Ken Wentworth - Turning problems into profits! For more than 20 years Ken has advised businesses – from Fortune 15 companies to startups – on how to establish a solid financial path. He has been fortunate enough at this point to amass a social media following of >250k people. As a result, his content regularly reaches 2 million+ people each month. In addition, he is a 6-time World Record Holder. During his corporate career, Mr. Biz developed a diverse skillset by working in many different roles – Accountant, Investment Analyst, Operations Manager, Planning and Analysis Director and CFO for several different businesses – while rising to the top 3% in a Fortune 15 company. Academically, he has earned a BA in Accounting and Honors Master’s Degree in Financial Management. He has also written two bestselling books – “Pathway to Profits” (made it to #1) and “How to Be a Cash Flow Pro”. He regularly speaks to professional organizations, hosts “Mr. Biz Radio” and founded Mr. Biz Solutions, an exclusive platform created specifically to provide affordable business expertise for small business owners. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020
August 18, 2020
#149 - Harry Turpin - Founder of snack bar company The Savourists
#149 - Harry Turpin - Founder of snack bar company The Savourists LTD Harry has always craved the buzz and passion of entrepreneurial spirit, from setting up event nights at uni, to founding a savoury snack brand for foodie thrill-seekers. After studying Musical Theatre at university, he started his career at Cawston Press, swapping the tights and tap shoes for walking the streets of London selling soft drinks. Cawston Press was his education in creating a successful brand. He learned first-hand from leaders in the industry and oversaw the highs, lows and hard work that go into starting and scaling a business. The passion and focus of the senior management created an immersive culture, and he fell in love with the industry. Whilst at Cawston Press the sugar tax was introduced and it encouraged him to think outside the box. What other categories needed shaking up? A savoury lover himself, Harry spotted an opportunity to reinvigorate the snack-bar market with something totally new and unique he has only just started his journey but knows there's a LOT more to come! Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 17, 2020
#148 - Robert Bendetti - The Funny Finance Guy
Robert is the founder of the Global CFO Council he is also the Chief Financial Officer of Life Cycle Engineering (LCE). As CFO he is responsible for all financial operations of the company as well as contracting, purchasing, marketing, sales operations, and IT. Robert has an undergraduate degree in Finance, an MBA, and a Masters of Accounting and Financial Management (MAFM). Robert is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Prosci Change Management Professional, and a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt. Robert’s volunteer activities include serving as a member of the Board of Trustee for the Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting (EFWA) and serving as an advisor to the Board of Directors for the South Carolina Federal Credit Union.
August 16, 2020
#147 - Mohammad Afridi - CEO & Co-Founder at Delikart
Founder of Delikart, Mohammad Afridi is a promising young founder and CEO of a revolutionary startup Delikart. Delikart is an online app-based platform that allows users to virtually purchase items found in physical stores. Nevertheless, it aims to deliver these items purchased within 1 hour. The company is based in Manchester, England. During the lockdown of COVID-19, the team led by the young pioneer has accomplished 2,470 deliveries with an increase of 57% growth rate per week. This step has led Delikart to have various media attention, and as a promising entrepreneur, Afridi has donated the entire revenue earned during the lockdown to the charities across Manchester. Afridi and his whole team have received various recognition due to this step, which includes appreciation from the Lord Mayor of Manchester, and he has gained attention during his graduation for this reason by the head of the world-class Alliance Manchester Business School. Afridi has been approached by various VCs for this start-up. He believes that this revolutionary idea would undoubtedly change the entire demographic of physical stores and make life easier for customers. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 15, 2020
#146 - Rafael Rozenson - Founder & CEO at Vieve Protein Water
Vieve Protein Water is founded by entrepreneur, Rafael Rozenson. After using sports nutrition supplements for 20 years and spending a career working on prestigious FMCG brands like Evian, Bacardi, P&G, Disney, Danone and Mars, Rafael spotted an opportunity to apply his product development and marketing experience and create his own product. Over the course of 2 years, Rafael worked with dieticians, nutritionists, creatives and manufacturers to create the perfect protein drink, and the first-ever sports nutrition product to be officially classified as sugar-free by Sugarwise. Vieve was launched in 2018 and after two years is now available in 300 outlets across 17 countries in Europe, Middle East & Asia. The brand has gained over 300+ 5 star reviews and won or been nominated for several prestigious awards including a Womens’ Health Award. The brand is also one of the top-selling protein drinks in the UK on Amazon and Ocado, outselling much larger and established brands… Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 13, 2020
#145 - Ashley Pollak - Taking the Complexity Out of Cyber Security
Ashley Pollak is the co-founder of a cybersecurity platform, Cyber Alarm, designed for SMEs like the other two businesses that he runs - a gardening delivery service and video agency. After his marketing agency, etio was hacked he realised that as a small business there wasn't much out there to help. Working with his business partners Dominic Aslan and Matthew Joyce, he has developed a platform to alert you when you have been hacked or when you are vulnerable to a cyber attack. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 11, 2020
#144 - Samuel Leeds - Broke To 10 Million
#144 - Samuel Leeds - Broke To 10 Million Samuel Leeds is a multi-million-pound property investor and trainer to over 20,000 students in-person at their events in the UK, a Best Selling Author, International Speaker and has a YouTube channel with over 165k subscribers, where he has interviewed the likes of Grant Cardone, Gary Vee and James Caan. More recently, Samuel has set up his online training company where he continues to educate thousands of people on property investing from the comfort of their own home. Today we discuss mindset, property, and how to push through negativity. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 07, 2020
#143 - Vicki Wusche - Securing Your Financial Futures, Creating Wealthy Lives and a Positive Legacy
Vicki Wusche started investing in property 2008 and has been named in The Telegraph’s top UK’s 25 most influential people in property. She is an inspiring speaker and author of five books including finalist in the Business Book Awards in March 2020. A regular on podcasts across Europe, America and Canada as well as the UK, Vicki will surprise you with her take on property, finance and the next decade. Vicki offers business consultancy and runs both a property training and a property sourcing business. In recent years she has helped clients invest over £5 million pounds and bought over 70 properties. Since first recognising property as the best strategy to create her financial security, Vicki has shied away from the “get rich” gurus and their flash cars and shiny shoes. Many of her talks have been said to be straight talking and brutally honest. Vicki would tell you that being successful in property takes commitment and hard work. It takes a good understanding of the market and an even better understanding of the maths involved. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
August 04, 2020
#142 - Dan Rozycki - Providing Highways for Everyone that Cost Less and Last Longer
Dan Rozycki is co-founder and CEO of The Transtec Group, Inc., a pavement engineering company in Austin. Transtec invents better ways to design and build and maintain highways for the benefit of everyone who uses highways. Transtec also does pavement research, pavement testing, and Transtec creates hardware and software products for the pavements industry. Transtec has a passion for better pavement and has so far saved the taxpaying public over $600M by finding ways to build and maintain highways for less money. Dan grew up in Houston in a middle-class family. Mom was a teacher and dad was a pediatrician to the poor and underemployed. Dan loved jobs and work and started a car wash in his mom's driveway when he was 10 and then a dog sitting service at age 12 and then got his first job in an office when he was 13. Dan had many lousy bosses from age 13 until age 27 and that motivated Dan to want to prove to the world that businesses can be more profitable when they empower employees and treat people well. Dan got his civil engineering degree at UT Austin and lives in Austin with his wife and daughter. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 28, 2020
#141 - Alex Rainey - Helping Travel Lovers Make the Most of Every Trip
Alex Rainey is the CEO and co-founder of travel startup Pluto, who provide useful tools that help people discover, organise and protect every trip. He has a passion for tech and how it can solve tough problems. He doesn't mind ruffling a few feathers and is relentlessly curious. He has over 7 years of experience in building and launching new digital services. He previously worked at Accenture Digital, working at a number of FTSE 100 companies. He's also a self-taught developer and still enjoys getting his hands dirty! Away from the laptop, he's an avid traveller, cook, Stoic and cinema lover. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 28, 2020
#140 - Daniel Hogan - Co-Founder at Ember
Ember makes business simpler for contractors and startups. By automating much of the business administration and tax process, they put power back in the hands of the business owner, not the accountant. Co-Founder Daniel Hogan is a Deloitte-trained, fully qualified Chartered Accountant with vast experience in the finance software space. It was during his tenure managing a finance system in the UK that he grew uneasy about the lack of synergy and automation in the space. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 24, 2020
#139 - Emily Crookston - The Pocket PhD Ghostwriter and Book Content Specialist
Emily Crookston, is the ghostwriter for rebels, renegades, and mavericks. She helps busy professionals--who are long on ideas, but short on time--write books, articles, and blog posts. As The Pocket PhD, Emily partners with individuals and brands to make the boring or complex sound spectacular. She draws out her clients’ most audacious, even disruptive, ideas or fiercely original stories and stokes the sparks until their thoughts spread like wildfire. Emily is also a former philosophy professor, speaker, and podcast guest. When she’s not writing intensely, she’s most likely practicing yoga intensely. She lives for coffee shops that play great music to write to and desserts topped with *real* whipped cream. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 22, 2020
#138 - Paul Cuatrecasas - Go Tech or Go Extinct
Paul Cuatrecasas is the Founder and CEO of Aquaa Partners. Previously he was the Founder and a Partner of Alegro Capital from 2003-2010. Previous to Alegro, Paul was the co-founder and Managing Director of ARC Associates from 1993-2003. (ARC Associates was a leading independent London-based TMT mergers and acquisitions advisory practice with a full range of blue chip and entrepreneurial clients including Sonera, Cable & Wireless, Apax, Marconi, Equant, ICL, KKR, Permira and BT, amongst others). Paul has directly or indirectly completed over 40 M&A transactions around the world worth over $6 billion and over 50 corporate finance advisory and strategic consultancy assignments. He has directly or indirectly originated and structured over 15 private placements of equity capital raising over $500 million. He also directed the ARC investment programme and achieved a historical professional investment track record over 50% IRR from 1994 to 2000. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 22, 2020
#137 - Jamie Grant - Co Creator of Carv, the world’s first wearable that helps you ski better
Jamie Grant is CEO and Co-Founder of Carv by MotionMetrics, a digital ski coach. Carv coaches you through detail in-app technique analysis and real-time feedback through headphones. The hardware sensors retrofit into any ski boot to measure pressure and motion, data is sent to the smartphone where it's processed in real-time to give you feedback. Carv raised $275,000 on Kickstarter in Q1 2016. Overfunding 450% Carv is the highest funding sports wearable on the Kickstarter platform. Today we discuss getting funding, breaking a Kickstarter record, and disrupting an industry. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 21, 2020
#136 - Michael Tobin OBE - Forget Strategy, Get Results
Michael Tobin OBE Michael is a highly successful serial technology entrepreneur & pioneer with over 30 years’ experience in the telecoms & technology sector. As Chief Executive, Michael Tobin OBE led TelecityGroup plc, a leading FTSE250 Technology company from 2002 to 2014. He joined Redbus in 2002 delisting it from the main market to AIM, & then took it private, winning the London Business Awards “Business Turnaround of the Year” award in 2005. After engineering the merger with Telecity, & the acquisition of Globix he successfully re-listed TelecityGroup in October 2007 winning the accolade of UK Innovation Awards IPO of the year 2008 & the techMARK Personality of the year in the same year. Subsequently, he grew the business organically & acquired businesses in Manchester, Helsinki, Dublin, Sofia, Istanbul & Warsaw transforming the company from £6m market cap in 2002 to being a top performer in the FTSE250 worth over £2.5Bn, being recognized as Britain’s Most admired Tech Company in 2012. As a Non Exec Director, Tobin was instrumental in transforming PACNET in Hong Kong from a Sub Sea Cable operator to a successful Datacenter operator culminating in its sale in 2015 to Telstra for $800m. In 2017 he was the key driver of the sale of Itconic in Spain to Equinix generating over 7x money for Carlyle in just 19 months, and as a NED oversaw the sale of Datapipe in New York to Rackspace and Basefarm in Norway to Orange on behalf of Abry Partners. In 2016 he slept in the streets to raise money and awareness for Action for Children and raised over £100k running 40 Marathons in 40 consecutive days for the 40th anniversary of the Princes Trust. In 2014 he was honored in the Queens New Years Honours List with the Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal for Services to the Digital Economy. Also in 2014 he launched his first book, “Forget Strategy, Get Results” to great acclaim, and his second book, ”Live, Love, Work, Prosper” was released in 2018. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 20, 2020
#135 - Pippa Harman - Co-Founder at Renude
Pippa Harman is a formulation chemist turned skincare entrepreneur. She started her career working in R&D for pharmaceuticals and skincare at FMCGs such as Boots & Reckitt Benckiser. She then moved into commercial product development as smaller start-ups, most recently Beauty Pie. Now the co-founder of Renude, a service which connects users with licensed experts to build personalised skincare plans based on skin goals, budget & lifestyle. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 17, 2020
#134 - Mark Green - Helping Organizations Accelerate Revenue and Profit Growth
Mark Green is driven by a relentless passion to liberate human potential and has addressed, coached and advised thousands of business leaders across a wide range of industries over the past 17 years. He coaches CEOs with $50-400 million in revenue who are stuck in the “Growth Trap.” Already successful, they are obsessed with creating scale, but cannot predictably generate the financial or quality of life results they want through their organization. Mark's books – "Activators – a CEO’s Guide to Clearer Thinking and Getting Things Done" (2018) and "Creating a Culture of Accountability" (2019) – tackle costly, real-world issues with practical, easy-to-implement research-based tools and techniques. His integrity, direct style and powerful intuition accelerate team performance, distributed decision- making, productivity, revenue and profitability. Mark is a Core Advisor to Gravitas Impact Premium Coaches, a Coach and Mentor to coaches worldwide, and an active contributor to the development of programs and content for their 7 Attributes of Agile Growth™ ecosystem. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 16, 2020
#133 - Brett Wigdortz OBE - Improving Childcare for Parents, Practitioners and Children
Brett’s lifelong mission is to help every child access an excellent education. He wrote the original business plan and founded Teach First and led the organisation for fifteen years, helping to build it into one of the UK’s leading movements to tackle education inequality and the largest graduate recruiter in the country. He is co-founder and was Deputy CEO of Teach For All, which has brought the model to over 50 countries around the world. His current focus is as co-founder and CEO of Tiney, a digital platform that aims to improve the quality of early years education and as the non-executive chairman of the UK's National Citizen Service. He is also a trustee & co-founder of Teach First Israel and the UK Fair Education Alliance. He received an OBE for services to education in 2012 and has been named one of the Evening Standard's 1000 most influential Londoners five years in a row. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 16, 2020
#132 - Rob Kessler - Inventor of Million Dollar Collar and the Co Founder of goTIELESS
Captain Rob Kessler is the Inventor of Million Dollar Collar (MillionDollarCollar.com) and the Co-Founder of goTIELESS. An innovative product that fixes the collapsing of the front of a casually worn dress shirt. His product has been used to improve the look of every major brand of shirt from H&M, to Calvin Klein, to UNTUCKit and everything in-between. It's easy to see why when you come across any of his before and after photo's. It's a wonder that every brand doesn't just have these installed at production. Since the big brands have been so slow to adapt his technology at scale, he and his partners decided to start their own dress-shirt brand (goTIELESS.com) to show the benefits, and that gamble has really paid off. Their first run sold out in 72 hours. Their second run is more than 60% sold through and they are scrambling to get more shirts made, even amid the Coronavirus pandemic. They are looking to produce 5 more colours as soon as everything opens back up to keep up with demand. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 15, 2020
#131 - Shona Elliott - Helping Senior Leaders Connect with Their Employees
Shona Elliott is an experienced senior leader who is passionate about helping other senior leaders connect and engage with their greatest assets – their employees – for the purposes of increasing employee retention, employee engagement and achieving an organization’s strategic goals. As a previous CEO, with fifteen years of senior leadership experience, Shona understands the many challenges and competing priorities of busy executives. Having been in their shoes, Shona recognized and harnessed the power of employee engagement to achieve her organizations’ goals. In March 2020 Shona’s first book: Create Value as a Senior Leader achieved best-selling status on Amazon. It is scheduled for print and audio publication in the fall and will be in bookstores in April 2021. Shona has been a guest on many podcasts and is scheduled to be interviewed by Marianne Williamson, NY Times bestselling author and previous Democratic Presidential Candidate in August. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 13, 2020
#130 - Kris Ruby - Leveraging the Power of Content Marketing to Drive Business Results
Kristen Ruby is the CEO of Ruby Media Group, an award-winning social media marketing agency based in New York. Kris Ruby has more than 12 years of experience in the social media industry. She is a sought-after digital strategist and social media marketing consultant who delivers high-impact personal branding training programs for executives. She has led the social media strategy for Fortune 500 companies as well as private medical practices and is a digital media strategist with 10-plus years building successful brands. Ruby creates strategic, creative, measurable targeted campaigns to achieve an organization’s strategic business-growth objectives. She is a trusted media source and frequent on-air commentator on social media, tech trends and crisis communications and frequently speaks on FOX News, CNBC, Good Morning America and other networks. Ruby is at the epicentre of the social media marketing world and speaks to associations leveraging social media to build a personal brand. She graduated from Boston University’s College of Communication with a major in public relations and is a founding member of The Young Entrepreneurs Council. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020. Here are some useful links Kris wanted to share: Media Relations Guide: Not sure how to get started with media relations as an entrepreneur? This media relations guide by Ruby Media Group has everything you need to know. Public RelationsWebinar/ Masterclass: 60 minute action packed PR tip resource with B2B PR tips! Kris Ruby Ruby Media Group Medical Practice PR Case Studies Thought Leadership Marketing: how to raise your media profile as a CEO: https://rubymediagroup.com/thought-leadership-marketing-strategy-for-ceos/ B2B Marketing PR Strategy: https://rubymediagroup.com/b2b-marketing-pr-strategy/
July 10, 2020
#129 - Esti Chazanow - Creating a connection with customers
Esti Chazanow is the co-founder of LIV Swiss Watches, which is a maker of Swiss-Made & Swiss-powered men's watches. The brand got started in 2014 with a kickstarter campaign brand. Today they are the most funded Swiss watch in crowdfunding history, and interestingly only around 50% sales come from Kickstater, while rest come from its website and Amazon. Founder365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 10, 2020
#128 - Wendy Harris - Making Conversations Count
WAG is a no-nonsense sales and marketing consultancy formed in 2006. Principal Wendy Harris has been making conversations count for business since 1988. Wendy works with Sales & Marketing Directors to bring sales campaigns to life over the phone. She can build on your business knowledge using her experience to create telephone conversations that will bring you new customers. When you have your own sales team you may want to upskill team members, re-focus them or introduce new ways of working, the 'Making Conversations Count' course is the perfect option. Founder365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
July 07, 2020
#127 - Jane Clare - Transforming Your Solo Struggle to a Sustainable Success
Jane Clare is a "Business In Life Coach", her own term for her very unique blend of combining results-driven business coaching, whilst empowering all life skill areas. The two go hand in hand, hence her strategy and focus. She is an honest and caring businesswoman, with immense experience and an amazing gift at making the complicated seem simple. So, to stop being overwhelmed and finally master your niche, client offers and an online marketing strategy that delivers, join Jane and her small professional team. Founder365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 25, 2020
#126 - Lisa Newton - Helping Small and Micro Businesses to Keep Their Books Tidy Order
Lisa Newton BA MSc AAT has a masters degree in Investment Management and a first-class honours degree in Accounting with Marketing. She formed her first company in 2004 with £150 in the same month of graduating from City University, London UK. Lisa has never had a full time 9 to 5 job in her life. She's a serial entrepreneur and author who holds directorships in various industries including property management, publishing as well as finance. She has won various awards in Business including: Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2007, in 2008 Enterprising Business Award, in 2016 BE Mogul Award and has been nominated and shortlisted in numerous others. In 2011 and in 2012 one of her companies won Best Accounting Franchisor Award. In 2015 and 2017 one of her companies won Best Bookkeeping Business London (Accountancy International Awards). Lisa's books include: How to write a book in two weeks, Constant Cashflow, Make the most of your money, How to start your own bookkeeping business, Cosmic Ordering with Vision Boards, How to Franchise Your Business and Quickbooks Online The Handbook. Lisa also hosts her own show The Authors Podcast Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 24, 2020
#125 - Richard Flint - Let’s Talk Human behaviour
Richard Flint, CSP is Chairman and CEO of Flint, Incorporated, a company specializing in the training and development of individuals, companies, and associations. He has had the opportunity to address people in talks and seminars throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe. As a keynote speaker and seminar leader, he addresses more than 200,000 people each year. Richard has studied, researched, written, and spoken for 35 years in his field of expertise – human behaviour and development – through his programs in Business, Leadership, Management, Customer Care, Sales, Ethics, Motivation, Organization, and Personal Relationships. He has made appearances on over 100 radio and TV shows, as well as hosting his acclaimed podcast, Let’s Talk Human Behavior. He has also written 19 books and produced more than 100+ audio and video learning programs, including being a finalist for the top self-help book of 2005. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 23, 2020
#124 - Laura Perkes - Helping Ambitious Entrepreneurs be seen in the media
Laura Perkes works with ambitious entrepreneurs who are looking to scale their business, elevate their authority, increase exposure and attract dream clients, by getting them in the media. Using a 7-step formula that has been tried & tested for 16 years, PR is very much Laura's super power. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 23, 2020
#123 - Gill Tiney - Creating collaborations that change the world
Gill Tiney is a speaker, author, coach and ultimately a Community Catalyst and as such looks after the Collaboration Global community. Together they are instrumental in creating collaborations that in some large or small part can and do change our world. This community works to build and develop strategies that help collaborations to success by providing a safe space for abundant thinking and practical solutions to bring a project to fruition. Meeting every month they build a culture that expands genius, delivers knowledge and growth to members and enables them all to make a difference to the community and beyond. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 18, 2020
#122 - Tommy Breedlove - Wall Street Journal and USA Today Best Selling Author of the Book: Legend
Tommy Breedlove is a Wall Street Journal & USA Today bestselling author of the book, Legendary, and Atlanta-based business, relationship, and mindset coach who is a regular featured keynote speaker at global events. He serves clients and audiences by empowering them to build and live Legendary Lives. He guides them to build a lasting legacy, work in their zone of brilliance, obtain financial freedom, and live with meaning and balance. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 17, 2020
#121 - Jeff Hancock - Building a Clean, Safe and Transparent Way to Buy Digital Crypto Assets
Jeff Hancock is a tech entrepreneur and co-founder of coinpass.com. His tech career spans from starting in Hotels and Casinos in Australia to Datacentres and Trading funds in the UK before co-founding and launching an award-winning cryptocurrency platform for buying, selling and storing Bitcoin with GBP sterling. Jeff brought his founding team together from long time friends, co-workers and previous clients to start coinpass from the ground up as an industry leader. Starting in 2018, coinpass built their MVP in 8 months to offer UK clients a way to buy and sell bitcoin & other cryptos faster and more efficiently and with better service than any other market offering. After 2 years and a range of products launched they've continued to grow through the longest crypto bear market in history, a global pandemic and increased competition from local and afar. Currently, coinpass are moving towards becoming a regulated financial services business with the UK Financial Conduct Authority to further add professionalism and legitimacy to the brand and the digital asset space in the UK. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 11, 2020
#120 - Rick Watson - Helping E commerce businesses excel their growth
#120 - Rick Watson - Helping E commerce businesses excel their growth Rick Watson is the CEO and Founder of RMW Commerce Consulting, LLC, a boutique strategic eCommerce consultancy based in New York City. He provides advice and guidance to firms across the eCommerce industry, primarily in the areas of Direct-to-Consumer operation build-out for investors and the C-Suite, B2B marketing for software and service firms, and overall strategy regarding eCommerce marketplaces. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 10, 2020
#119 - Marco Santarelli - Helping real estate investors create more wealth
#119 - Marco Santarelli - Helping real estate investors create more wealth Marco Santarelli is an investor, author, Inc. 5000 entrepreneur, and the founder of Norada Real Estate Investments – a nationwide provider of turnkey cash-flow investment property. His mission is to help 1 million people create wealth and passive income and put them on the path to financial freedom with real estate. He’s also the host of the top-rated podcast – Passive Real Estate Investing. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 10, 2020
#118 - Mark Newsome - Helping small business owners, uncover, previously hidden profit centers
Mark Newsome (aka) Mr.Marketing, is a small business cash flow generation strategist. Who specializes, in helping, primarily offline, independently owned, small business owners, service providers and start up entrepreneurs etc. Initially discover and routinely profit from, what they once considered, totally dead or under utilized assets and or resources! And help them systematically convert them into current and future positive cash flow! Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 06, 2020
#117 - Ward Sandler - Helping businesses maximize membership options
Ward Sandler is the Co-founder and CEO over at MemberSpace - a profitable software as a service (SaaS) company that enables entrepreneurs and organizations to turn any part of their website into members-only with just a few clicks. Ward and his partner Ryan started MemberSpace back in 2015 and it continues to grow each year. They have helped customers around the world generate 10s of millions of dollars from their members. Prior to starting MemberSpace, Ward did website and software consulting for four years while teaching himself how to code. He helped design everything from simple websites on Squarespace to custom software applications with Ruby on Rails. Prior to consulting, Ward was at top sales account manager at Thomson Reuters selling enterprise tax software to Fortune 1000 companies He graduated with a B.S. in Business and Technology from Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey and currently resides in Philadelphia, PA. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 04, 2020
#116 - Liam Ray - Helping Early-Stage Businesses Scale and Grow
Liam Ray has 8 years of experience working with start-ups. With a passion for seeing UK business grow and a personal drive to add value, Liam has also played an integral role in helping multiple companies scale by leading their commercial and fundraising efforts and retaining an advisory position in the company. He is Founder of start-up consultancy, Thrive Funding. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 02, 2020
#115 - Jeff Mendelson - Helping Businesses attract Dream Customers
Jeff Mendelson, MBA is the founder of Effectivo.Social, a full-service digital marketing agency where he works with developing comprehensive digital marketing campaigns for startups to established businesses. Jeff is based in Miami, FL, but works worldwide. He helps entrepreneurs conceptualize, develop, and then execute all-encompassing digital marketing strategies, sales funnels, paid campaigns and getting the right people and disciplines in place. With over 15 years of continuous digital marketing experience in all formats, Jeff is a wealth of information of what works, and what doesn't, in the digital marketing space. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
June 01, 2020
#114 - Kara Brown - Only 1.7% of female founders will break $1 million in annual revenue
Only 1.7% of female founders will break $1 million in annual revenue. Kara Smith Brown, CEO of SmithBrown Marketing did just this in less than two years with an all-female team. SmithBrown is a full-service marketing firm specializing in B2B lead conversion, empowering business leaders to scale with proven marketing strategies and measured results through demand generation, strategy, social conversion, and execution. Brown had a robust corporate career before becoming an entrepreneur including startups, enterprise and being part of an IPO. In 2006, Brown was one of the first employees at Echo Global Logistics. Echo grew quickly in three years and her name is on the company’s 2009 IPO press release. Brown arrived in Atlanta in 2016 and started SmithBrown with no network. Less than two years later, she has a team of four full-time employees and a client list that includes Atlanta heavyweights. Brown’s personal goal is to empower professional women. She is a founding member of Close(Her), a networking group for women in sales. She is also on the board of the Entrepreneur Organization Accelerator program, a Women’s Entrepreneurship Initiative company, and a Launchpad2X alumni. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 29, 2020
#113 - David Richter - Helping Real Estate Investors Make and Keep More Profit
David Richter, founder and owner of Simple CFO Solutions, is on a mission to help stressed entrepreneurs who are frustrated with not knowing their numbers and not making profit by cleaning up their books, interpreting their numbers for them, and implementing a system to increase and prioritize their profits to be able to be less stressed, confident in their numbers, and make the profit they need to accomplish their vision. He has been in the real estate investing world specifically for the last six years. He has served on the leadership team of real estate investing companies doing over 300 deals a year between wholesaling, fix and flipping, lease optioning, and turnkeying properties. David has no debt in his business or in his personal life and practices all the principles and actions he teaches. In order to continue to constantly grow and help others, he reads over 50 books a year, is a ToastMasters member, Profit First Professional, and a lifelong student of Kung Fu. He is on a mission to help you and change your life and business for the better. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 28, 2020
#112 - Lysa Miller - Helping People Promote Their Businesses and solve Their Challenges
Lysa Miller is president + co-founder at the award-winning digital agency, 3 Media Web and founder of the Sales Empowerment Summit for Women. Her most recent accomplishments include being featured on the cover of Boston Business Journal’s 2020 Annual Book of Lists and named in “10 Women-Owned Agencies You Should Know,” by Agency Spotter. She has also been featured for her expertise in Entrepreneur.com, Fortune.com, Business Insider, CIO, Daily Worth, and Business Insider. She also regularly contributes thought leadership content to Agency Publications such as Clutch.co, and Upcity.com. Her side hustle includes being the President and Founder of the MetroWest Women's Network, a professional network shy of 4000 members, empowering women in MetroWest Massachusetts. She is also a mom of four, historic homeowner, vintage lover, and herds a slew of pets. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 26, 2020
#111 - Eric Rosenberg - Creating personal profitability
Eric Rosenberg is a finance, travel, and technology writer in Ventura, California. He is a former bank manager and corporate finance and accounting professional who left his day job in 2016 to take his online side hustle full-time. He has in depth experience writing about banking, credit cards, investing, business, and other financial topics. When away from the keyboard, Eric enjoys exploring the world and spending time with his wife and family. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 22, 2020
#110 - Josh Patrick - Cracking the Cash Flow Code
#110 - Josh Patrick is a serial entrepreneur. His first business was selling candy to the neighbourhood kids when he was 7. Along the way, he's made every mistake in the book. He's the founder of Stage 2 Planning Partners, a wealth advisory firm and The Sustainable Business, a firm that helps owners of blue-collar privately held businesses crack the cash flow code. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 15, 2020
#109 - Jason Berkowitz - SEO works....if you pay attention.
Jason Berkowitz is the founder & SEO Director of Break The Web, an Inbound Marketing agency in New York City. Jason has been utilizing SEO as a marketing vertical since 2010, when his own business (not marketing-related), failed to get the traction it needed online. After years of testing and analyzing the data, Jason and his agency now offer SEO and other forms of inbound to brand all of the U.S. Founder365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 13, 2020
#108 - Alex Minor - Creating video assets
As the chief creative officer at Eye AM Media, it's Alex's job to make sure that video is used as a force for good and the evil hordes of mediocrity are kept far, far away from the hearts and minds of innocent business owners and their customers. More than your Friendly Neighborhood Videographer™, Alex is a detective, collaborator and advocate for his clients, helping them clearly and succinctly communicate their core values while providing targeted video assets and digital campaigns to increase awareness and sales. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 11, 2020
#107 - Jesse Stewart - How to operate at the highest level
Jesse Stewart is Founder of AM300 Solutions, author, speaker and retired US Army Ranger. He founded AM300 Solutions to develop, collaborate, and deliver “Hard-Fought Wisdom” to assist others to operate at the highest levels of sustained excellence; across the mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual planes of existence. His foundation of “Wisdom” derives from his military service as an Army Ranger and the unconventional path back to civilian life following a sudden medical retirement from the military in 2012. He operates within AM300 to cultivate, consolidate, and export this accumulated knowledge to other like-minded high performers for application within their disciplines. He is the author of The Phoenix Project, scheduled for publication in Fall of 2020. Jesse served as an Army Ranger for just over ten years, enduring nonstop deployments to the Middle East from 2003-2010. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders.
May 10, 2020
#106 - Ian Moyse - Making selling social
Ian Moyse is EMEA Sales Director for Natterbox. He has sat on the boards of a number of industry bodies; FAST (Federation Against Software Theft), CIF (Cloud Industry Forum), Eurocloud and the techUK Cloud Leadership Committee. Awarded the accolade of BESMA UK Sales Director of the year and in 2019 was listed in the top 50 Sales Keynote speakers by Top Sales World Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 08, 2020
#106 - Max Birner - Knowing your strength as a Founder
Maximilian is Co-Founder & CEO of BoxHub, an online platform for intermodal shipping containers that are repurposed for alternative use, thereby addressing both environmental sustainability and affordable housing challenges. He is included in this years' Forbes 30 under 30 Europe list. Previously, Maximilian led the Founders Pledge community in Europe, helping them to grow to over 1200 members in 30 countries (incl. the people behind Delivery Hero, Spotify, WeWork, Uber, Soundcloud, Farfetch, Google Deepmind, Glovo) with a total donation value of $2 billion. He also co-founded a non-profit online donation and volunteering platform in the Middle East, which was taken over by the Crown Prince Foundation of Jordan after 2 years in operation. His first business - Tamoco - has become the largest geospatial data network in the world, processing 1 billion data points per day from over 200 million MAU's. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020
May 07, 2020
#105 - Mike Watts - Building an empire from customers holding their phones
Mike Watts is an experienced entrepreneur who has 6 startup companies under his belt including founding three consecutive multi-million dollar companies in the last 10 years. Mike has successful exits from three companies including one for over $6 million and he even struck a deal with Daymond John from Shark Tank. Mike currently serves as CEO of LoveHandle, a fast-growing American manufacturer of patented custom smartphone grips and accessories where he leads a team of 30 full-time employees. Mike is a regular keynote speaker for entrepreneur and inventor groups as well a guest professor at Texas A M University's entrepreneur program in College Station. Mike is a 2-time winner of the Aggie 100 Award for fastest-growing companies and has been listed on the Fortune 5000. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 05, 2020
#104 - Brianne Soscia - Growing your financial well-being
#104 - Brianne Soscia - Growing your financial well-being Brianne Soscia joined the financial services industry in June of 2011. Brianne is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and financial advisor. She currently holds her Series 6, 7, and 63 licenses through LPL Financial, and Series 66 license through both Wealth Consulting Group & LPL Financial, as well as her life and health insurance licenses. Brianne specializes in working with individuals, families, and business owners, in the areas of retirement planning, investment management, asset protection, and college savings. She has clients in over 15 states across the country, and manages over $50 million dollars in assets. She believes that your financial well-being is crucial to your overall health and wellness, and her passion is to teach people how to live a well-balanced and successful, financial life. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders across the globe
May 04, 2020
#103 - Ian Magley - Data lead marketing
Ian Magely is an Entrepreneur/Business Owner that grew up in a small family business (started in 1984). Ian helped out with the family business while he could but played lots of sports. He then went on to play baseball in college and graduated with a BS in Marketing. Ian joined the family business “by accident” and by doing so helped grow a $340k/yr business to over $650 in about 2.5 years. He then decided to open up a retail location which was hell until…he had an “aha” moment. From there the company went from $400k to $1.1 Million and franchised to ten locations. Ian's family decided it was time to sell the business and he started another company called EastMain Business Group. EastMain is committed to providing digital marketing services THAT WORK. Ian believes small business owners should only pay for results, for ROI, therefore he started a business to do just that. EastMain is dedicated to provide consistent, user-friendly, business websites and marketing solutions that eliminate the frustrations that lead customers to your competitors. Ian started with only one customer and now has transformed into a full-service digital marketing agency. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 02, 2020
#102 - Paul Moore - Running an investment firm
After a stint at Ford Motor Company, Paul Moore co-founded a staffing firm where he was Finalist for Michigan Entrepreneur of the Year two years straight. Paul later entered the real estate sector, where he founded multiple investment and development companies, appeared on HGTV, and eventually built and co-managed a successful multifamily development. Paul co-hosts two wealth-building podcasts including How to Lose Money, and he's a contributor to Fox Business and BiggerPockets. Paul is the author of a popular multifamily book The Perfect Investment as well as Storing Up Profits - Capitalize on America's Obsession with Stuff by Investing in Self-Storage. Paul is the Managing Director of three commercial real estate funds at Wellings Capital. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
May 01, 2020
#101 - Dan Demsky - Growing a e-commerce brand to $4m in rev within 3 years
#101 - Dan Demsky is the founder of e-commerce brand, Unbound Merino, which is a maker of quality merino wool clothing. The company was started as a crowdfunding campaign, raising $380,000 in its first 2 months. After just 3-years in business, they are now doing $4m in revenue. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 30, 2020
#100 - Diego Bivero Volpe - Making marketing personal
Diego Bivero-Volpe is the founder of VOLPE a marketing and strategic partnerships for luxury, lifestyle and fashion brands. Based out of London, his company services major international brands to position them for growth in the coveted aspirational consumer market. He has built and sold 5 businesses, including a social payments application to American Express and has been featured in GQ, Vanity Fair, The FT, The Evening Standard, Vogue, among others as a rising star. Following his passion for entrepreneurship, he also supports game-changing ideas via Volpe Ventures, an innovation fund he owns with his actress wife. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 29, 2020
#99 - Electra Japonas - Bringing law into the 21st century
Electra Japonas is the founder and CEO of The Law Boutique⚡, a challenger law firm that is bringing law into the 21st century. Electra started The Law Boutique in 2017 having spent over ten years in various large organisations in commercial legal and data protection roles, including the European Space Agency, Disney, BAT and EY. She realised there was a gap in the market for a legal company that took a more holistic approach to legal support, beyond just the law. The penny dropped when in her last role, she spent four months negotiating a multi-million pound IT agreement with the support of a traditional law firm, only to come out of the negotiation and have to re-draft the whole agreement when the business stakeholders were finding it challenging to interpret how the agreement applied to them. She spent another few months translating the agreement into plain English, introducing visual guides to explain how the various teams need to operate to reach the right outcomes and building tech tools to streamline the contract management process. Electra decided that there must be a better way to deliver legal support to businesses and decided to start a business to do just that.
April 27, 2020
#98 - Wendy Glavin - Don't just offer a product or service, deliver a brand experience
Wendy Glavin is a 30-year marketing communications veteran having worked in corporate, agency and as a consultant. Now, Founder and CEO of Wendy Glavin Agency, based in New York City; offering marketing, executive writing, public relations, and social media advisory. Wendy is a monthly technology columnist for Equities. Her column is called, "Glavin's Tech Talks." She's a featured contributor at CommPRO.biz where her article on blockchain was the #2 most-read in 2019 (out of 10,000 contributors). Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 26, 2020
#97 - James Morgenstern - Providing £1.7m of free therapy to NHS frontline staff.
#97 - James Morgenstern is a serial entrepreneur who recently founded Heather Wellbeing - a modern wellbeing company that has therapy at its core. James previously founded, scaled, and exited media production agency Ideal Insight - working with clients that include Google, John Lewis, Virgin and Rolex. Heather Wellbeing is currently working to provide over £1.7m of free therapy to NHS frontline staff battling COVID-19. In just 3 weeks of operations, it is already listed on the official NHS Practitioner Health website as a support service and featured in top tier publications such as The Independent. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 24, 2020
#96 - Dein Moore - Creating the creativity for events
#96 - Dein Moore - Creating the creativity for events Dien moore is the founder of Aeon Black Creative is an agency that aims to cover all your creative needs when it comes to events and marketing. Their team is formed from hand-selected professionals that have experience working from LinkedIn, London Cabaret club, Annabel’s and Sony. Founders365 shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020, hosted by Steven Haggerty.
April 22, 2020
#95 - Marc Sumner - Why building relationships is what matters most
Marc Sumner has been a successful recruiter since 1996 and with a specific focus within IT sales since 1998. Leveraging his passion for new business, Marc has built a loyal client base from his thousands of placements over the years, with a large focus on Inside Sales hires for clients such as Cisco, F5, NetApp, Ingram Micro, Westcon, SAP and Storm Technologies Since founding Robertson Sumner Ltd back in the year 2000, Marc has grown the company exponentially, while leading a team of loyal consultants. Marc has over 22 years’ experience recruiting all types of IT sales roles, both direct and indirect. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 21, 2020
#94 - Steve Round - Using financial services to create a fairer society
Steve Round believes passionately that we can use financial services to create a fairer society. Having worked with a range of major financial institutions as well as start-ups he is convinced that the way to build a better world is through the creation of financial systems that are inclusive and accessible. Steve has worked both in the UK and Internationally in financial services creating solutions that the traditional financial services industry has ignored As a serial entrepreneur and non-executive, Steve currently Chairs , Ecology Building Society ,the leading ecological building society in the UK, having built a successful career as both a disrupter and advisor to major corporates as well as the third sector. Steve also chaired The Big Issue Foundation for ten years and London Rebuilding Society for six both of which were addressing social and financial imbalance supporting his drive for financial inclusivity Steve founded SaaScada, an agile, scalable cloud based banking platform to enable the low cost delivery of core banking services Internationally -enabling organisations real ability to deliver innovative products and services to their customers speedily, efficiently and securely. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders
April 20, 2020
#93 - John Vuong - SEO is the Real Estate game of the internet
John Vuong is the owner of Local SEO Search. A seasoned sales professional and Internet marketer, he has an exceptional track record helping companies grow their clientele and profits. Through 15 years of experience working with CEOs, business owners, and marketing leaders at some of Canada’s most successful corporations, John developed a deep understanding of local marketing dynamics and consumer behaviour. John’s entrepreneurial spirit and experience working with more than 5,000 local business owners inspired him to start his own company, Local SEO Search, in 2013. Armed with a strong knowledge of digital marketing changes — as well as the importance of search engines like Google and Yahoo — John became the sole owner of Local SEO Search six years ago. John invests time getting to know each client, taking a personal approach and making customers feel valued and appreciated. He educates them about how the “LSS” team draws more targeted clientele to their websites and storefronts, and why design, optimization, and authoritative content expands their bottom line, with a high return on investment. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020
April 16, 2020
#92 - Daniel Hinden - Creating workspace rentals on demand
Daniel Hinden is a serial internet entrepreneur and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Ofixu.com which is like an Airbnb type platform for the working world and now serving 400+ cities globally with on-demand workspace rental. Prior to that, he served as Director for the EMEA region at Jumio, an anti-fraud biometric provider. In this role, he launched the Jumio UK and EU business in April 2012. Before that, he was Global Sales Director and Founder Member of the EMEA and US region implantation of Airbnb rival Wimdu GmbH (05/2011 - 05/2012). For this position, he was responsible for directing Sales, PR and Marketing initiatives globally (USA/UK & Middle East). In addition, he was Senior Sales Manager at Citation Professional Solutions where he secured Manchester united PLC's security & employment law provision (01/2009 - 04/2011). Daniel is also an honorary member of the international fraternity AEPi who's members include Mark Zuckerberg. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 14, 2020
#91 - Johann Bornman - Building better money habits
Johann Bornman is the founder of Sagely, corporate financial wellness platform that helps employees build better money habits using enhanced learning techniques, behavioural psychology and technology. Prior to Sagely, Johann was Director of Product for a Pan-European Robo-advisor, where he oversaw Product, Sales and Content and helped scale the company across 32 European. His background is in investment management where he helped to start, grow and manage a $2.5bn investment business for a Bank in the City. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights with 365 founders during 2020.
April 13, 2020
#90 - Cliff Wilde - Optimise your leadership
Cliff & his wife Marta help elite athletes & top level entrepreneurs. Their focus is to reinstall their health to optimise Mental & Physical performance using cell optimisation & peak performance leadership. With over 10 years of experience and helping people in 25 different countries, their work is highly sorted after. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 09, 2020
#89 - Rick Brownlow - Serial entrepreneur, tech evangelist and geek.
After 10 years in the insurance industry in the 1990s, risk-managing everything from tigers in TV commercials to million pound online lotteries Rick founded Chimaera Games in 2002, a mobile casino and games start up (right product, five years too early). Rick then joined the founding team at mobile tech start-up Mfuse, who quickly became the leading provider of mobile software to the UK’s betting operators. In 2010, Rick jumped the fence to work on a new role within Sportingbet Plc as their Head of Mobile, quickly taking the vertical to 20% of their business before going back to what he likes best – fast-moving startups, founding Bonza Gaming, disrupting the online gambling industry with a Facebook integrated real money slots application. The business was acquired in early 2015 leaving Rick to move away from the gambling industry to co-found Geektastic, an HRtech start-up providing a technical assessment platform to businesses scaling their development teams. ----- Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 07, 2020
#88 - Dene Stuart - How to become a better leader
Founder of The Exceptional Leader Academy they deliver leadership training and development for business owners and senior managers in businesses with up to 100 employees. The training is based on the unique framework The Intentional Leader Inventory which Dene has developed based on his 20 years of senior leadership experience in corporate life and having run his own businesses in sales promotion and catering. Today we chat about how leaders can become better leaders, in times like this it is vital for true leaders to step up and be seen. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 06, 2020
#87 - Matt Hodges-Long - Connecting those who need help and those who can provide it
#87 - Matt Hodges-Long is the co-founder of Continuity Partner and TrackMyRisks, their mission is to "Save Lives and Careers” through a combination of risk management services and technology. The firm currently serves over 3,000 end user businesses and boasts over 100 billing customers. In response to Covid-19 Matt's team have rapid-prototyped the IsPrepared platform https://isprepared.uk to power Community Response groups and accept requests for help. To date the IsPrepared platform has been deployed to 5 local councils and has recruited over 4,000 volunteers and processed over 1,000 requests for help. The platform is supported by AWS and is available to any community group that needs help at no cost. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 05, 2020
#86 - Alex Grundy - Help millions of British citizens access nutritious food
Alex Grundy is the co-founder of Open Kitchen, their mission is to help millions of British citizens access nutritious food without risking their lives. Through a national community-based initiative, Open Kitchens will utilise closed restaurants to deliver free meals to those in need. He also helps private equity firms identify pre and post-acquisition opportunities to leverage the supply market and consistently deliver high return on investment and double-digit EBITDA growth. Today we talk about Open Kitchen and why this is such an important topic right now. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 03, 2020
#85 - Pete White - Making mental health a priority within your business
After a traumatic tour in Afghanistan in 2011, Pete found himself experiencing troubling thoughts and feelings but didn't think much of it. Before long his mental health was spiralling out of control and his life would never be the same again. In 2016 was diagnosed with severe depression and PTSD and at his lowest was considered a danger to himself and others. That was when he had a decision to make, end it all now or find a way to fight on. He chose to fight and after a lot of specialist therapy, medication and personal development, he came out the other side a different man, but a better man. Pete learnt a lot on his journey, about himself, the wider world, mental health issues and how scary and lonely the world can be for those who are suffering. Now a published author, public speaker and running his own mental health training & consultancy business, Pete considers himself incredibly lucky to be able to use his experience to help others support themselves and others and to teach people what he considers his greatest lesson: It's when things seem worst that you must never quit, you are stronger than you think. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders in 2020
April 02, 2020
#84 - Sam Clarke - Electrifying Parcel Delivery to creating charging hubs throughout the UK
Sam Clarke founded the firm Gnewt in 2009 which has won multiple awards nationally and globally from the electric vehicle, logistics, environmental and wider business sectors during its decade long journey of last-mile logistics using only electric vehicles. It boasts the country’s largest fully EV commercial fleet and the second largest privately-owned smart charging infrastructure network. The business was subsequently acquired by Menzies Distribution Ltd in 2017. Sam is a life-long entrepreneur, EV evangelist, industry advisor and EV commuter for over 15 years. He was a 2015 winner at the Great British Entrepreneurs Awards and is a Fellow and sector chair for the National Institute of Couriers. He has built quality relationships with key clients, the wider industry and Governmental bodies, including the London Mayor’s Office at City Hall. In 2020, he was voted #36 in the greenfleet.net top 100 most influential people in Low Carbon Fleets. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
April 01, 2020
#83 - Charlie Cook - Connecting consumers to power
On Founders365 today I am joined by Charlie Cook, founder of Rightcharge. Right charge is a comparison website for home electric car charge points, we also connect drivers to one of our network of 25 installation companies across the country for their installation. On this episode we talk about the mindset of consumers, the future of electric and how Charlie bootstrapped the formation of the business. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
March 31, 2020
#82 - Liza Horan
On Founders365 today I am joined by Liza Horan. She is Editor-in-Chief of MindstreamConnect, an independent media site that covers the mind-body-spirit industry: Complementary and alternative therapies, natural health, and spiritual growth disciplines. Holistic wellness is growing exponentially and covers a wide swathe of sectors with the scope that the Global Wellness Institute tracks, yet it's still not fully represented. Many of the disciplines within mind-body-spirit are cottage industries and some face credibility challenges. Her professional background is as a journalist and editor (newspapers, Reuters, magazines) and digital strategy leader and consultant (The New York Times. Co., Tennis.com, ESPN, Informa, Incisive media, British Standards Institution). She also has a track record of founding successful digital media start-ups, and coaching C-level executives on how to achieve goals by authentically representing their personal and professional brands through strategic communications, both online and offline. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and he shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
March 30, 2020
#81 - Charlie Regis - Founders365
Charlie Regis is the co-founder and global business development director of the award-winning digital studio Styliff Tech. They collaborate with blue chip conglomerates as well as exciting startups alongside launching in-house ventures. He mentors startups all over the world through his partnerships with accelerators such as Techstars and the biggest concept stage accelerator in the world in Silicon Valley sponsored by NASA. He is also the creator of the Golden Ticket which helps Series A + startups expand into international territories. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
March 29, 2020
#80 - Odera Nonyelu - Founders365
Odera Nonyelu Ume-Ezeoke is CEO of Limbic Labs, a rapid iteration focused venture studio with a focus on high value solutions to widely held problems, particularly solutions with strong limbic resonance. He is also a serial technology entrepreneur, having most recently founded and exited Viewsy (acq. Feb 2018). He lives in London but ordinarily is a world citizen and strong advocate of remote working. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty. He shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020. *Sorry for the slight audio issues on this episode!
March 28, 2020
#79 - Ade Fleet - Enabling companies to unleash their creativity
Today's guest is Ade Fleet and today we discuss how he helps companies to unleash their creativity. Creativity is often described as the skill of the 21st Century. CEO’s state creativity as the key skill required for their future success. However, only 30% of workers describe themselves as having reached their creative potential. Ultimately, we have a creativity gap! To bridge this gap, SalesAde has developed an enjoyable and interactive workshop called Commercial Creativity. Partnering companies to take the 5 steps to become creatively commercial. The 5 steps start off by developing working environments in which creativity, people and flow can thrive. Building robust creative teams then follow. Having recognized individual strengths and unique creativities, every team member combines to ensure companies benefit from powerful collaborative creativity. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 Founders during 2020.
March 26, 2020
#78 - Joey Berrios - Making your website work for you
Joey Berrios is founder of Big Peach Marketing he is also a game playing, taco-eating, beer-drinking website strategist with 17 years of IT-related experience who loves design, business, and technology. He has worked in various industries such as oil and gas, energy, education, healthcare, retail, and payroll. His mission is to give business owners the education and tools required to maximize their profits and reach success faster. Today's episode we discuss how to make your website work for you, what some of the common mistakes businesses make and how times such as now it is vital for businesses to create an online presence Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 insights from 365 founders during 2020.
March 24, 2020
#77 - Nick Mayhew - What funders are currently doing during the Corona Virus
On today's episode of Founders365, we have Nick Mayhew and its time to talk about the money and what businesses can do to access grants, funds and other avenues. Nick Mayhew is the Founder of peak business finance, commercial finance brokerage that helps business access suitable finance. We work with both bank and non-bank lenders and have experience working with a variety of different companies in various sectors Founders365 is hosted by Business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020. Listen and Subscribe here: https://apple.co/3aeoyON
March 23, 2020
#76 - Jono Poon - Leading from the back
Jono Poon is a British-Born-Chinese inspired entrepreneur, experienced in high-level inner performance and leadership, and a consultant for digital marketing strategies, design processes and business growth. He specialises in helping businesses save time, money and scaling online to increase profit, brand recognition and social visibility. He is also the co-founder of his company Limit Break Lifestyle, specialising in helping millennials who are lost and stuck, lonely and powerless, to create a life of freedom, love and mastery. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 21, 2020
#75 - Mark Anthony - From an idea to now reaching 50k people in 30 minutes
Mark Anthony is a 30-year career journalist who specialises in the field of demolition and construction. He is the founder of DemolitionNews.com and DiggersandDozers.com and editor of the Demolition magazine. Mark is also the author of several books including Demolition 2051 and the children's book My Dad Does Demolition, both of which are available on Amazon. Mark has also established a global community of more than 400,000 demolition and construction equipment owners, operators and enthusiasts. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 19, 2020
#74 - Germaine Muller - Marketing should be transformational not transactional
Germaine Muller is the founder and director of Futuretheory, a Canberra based marketing and design consultancy. Since working with his first client back in 2008, Futuretheory’s mantra has always been quality over quantity. Today, they continue to make their clients' goals come true through result-driven websites, marketing and design. Beyond business, Germaine describes himself as a ‘citizen of the world’, having attended 8 different schools in 4 different countries when growing up. This exposure to people from all walks of life is what fuels his desire to meet new people, know their story and make as much of an impact in their lives as possible. This passion led to the founding of Future Tribe, and the podcast by the same name whose focus is to build a community of optimistic go-getters. Germaine is a car enthusiast, total geek and proud Canberran (the real capital of Australia). Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders.
March 18, 2020
#73 - David Kaufman - Hack your lifestyle the right way
Today's guest on Founders365 is David Kaufman (it is also his Birthday today!) at the age of 18 David with 100 pounds in his pocket decided to explore the world. What supposed to be 3 months of experience took long 14 years and some of the greatest experience gathered along the way. Passion for personal development and healthy lifestyle accompanied David all along. I just knew there is more and I wanted to explore it. David decided to take his passion and show people how powerful connection is when aligned through body and mind. His passion for Biohacking and Healthy lifestyle combined with skills of Coaching and NLP made him co-create Lifestyle Movement. The movement which helps people to unlock their true potential the easy and sustainable way. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders throughout 2020.
March 17, 2020
#72 - Lucas Root - You must pivot to survive
Lucas Root is an accomplished Speaker, Entrepreneur, and Business Success Mentor with over 19 years of success across banking, technology, investments, health and wellness, athletics, and interactive media (gaming). Lucas specializes in speaking to entrepreneurs and business owners on getting their strategy on track for success and massive growth. With his guidance, your audience discovers key strategies in the areas of sourcing, operations, and funding that will significantly increase profits and revenue quickly. His down to earth approach teaches audiences how to succeed where others have failed by providing them with a few pieces of critical information. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 Founders during 2020
March 16, 2020
#71 - Seth Estrada - Unlocking the potential of blockchain and cryptocurrency
Seth Estrada is a former sales & marketing trainer, with a client list that includes Microsoft, Google, Samsung, Dell, AT&T, Soft Card, and SONY. Separately, Seth has trained over 13,500 unique students online as a category-leading instructor on topics as diverse as website design, blog theme modification, digital marketing, and media production. Seth now consults all various technology-related projects, including blockchain infrastructure, business feasibility, and product management. He also runs a multi-channel network called MineYourBiz, with a focus on personal data privacy and technology. He loves to communicate the problem, and help people think more critically about their own custom solutions! Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 15, 2020
#70 - Founders365 - Sunil Varma
Sunil Varma has a lifetime of experience, having overcome debilitating physical and mental health challenges and will discuss his divine metaphysical awakening and transformation that led him to this path of pure enlightenment. A multitude of individuals and business leaders have become champions of their own success using Sunil's customized processes. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 14, 2020
#69 - Under the 300 mark!
Slightly different episode today! We are under the 300 mark with 296 interviews to go. I chat about the challenge is going, what I expected and what I didn't and some items that are coming up for some special shows this year!
March 12, 2020
#68 - John Clement - Tips & Tools to Succeed in 2020
John Clement is a serial entrepreneur turned business coach, experienced in several industries from Real Estate, Sales, Marketing, Music, Food, and many more. Over the last 20+ years, he's started, scaled several businesses and dissected the processes & systems needed to grow & succeed in any business venture. As a Business Growth & Success Coach he brings several skillsets to the party: Marketing, Sales, Course Creation, Mindset, & Systems to include Active Campaign, Clickfunnels, FB/IG Ads, and many more. He's well rounded and always has an answer or direction to move. Founders365 is hosted by Business Coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 11, 2020
#67 - Shelly Terry - Being authentic online via genuine conversations
Shelly Terry is an organic content strategy coach, who helps overwhelmed modern entrepreneurs to put easy systems in place so that they can create content that resonates better with their audience, and actually converts. She has the training program 'the #ContentStrategySchool', has mentored business owners in social media, and been a speaker on the subject for 10 years, and is also CEO of the organic social media agency, Sheldon Social. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 10, 2020
#66 - Rhea Rouw - Standing out in the media world
As it is national Woman's Day I wanted to interview Rhea Rouw - founder of Yachting International Radio. She has grown the business to an average of 150,000 audiences every month! Yachting International Radio is a Multi-Media Platform. In today's day and age, where the world is very interconnected via their computers, YIR wanted to make sure that if there was a way to reach out to those in the Yachting and Luxury Industries, they would be able to. Each form of media is used uniquely. There is no way to create a cookie-cutter message that crosses all platforms, so each is used for their own purpose and used in a way that it was intended. They focus on the industry, as well as a major topic being the environment and how they can continue to live their best lives, but do so while being more careful with the world around them. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from founders during 2020
March 08, 2020
#65 - Lucas Martín Calderón - Creating a cybersecurity focused business
On todays epsisode we have Lucas Martín Calderón, a passionate problem-solver. He is also the founder of a cyber-security startup called Oxyde Technologies, which he started with a group of motivated and talented graduates during his first year Electronics engineering and computer science. He is now in his penultimate year, as well as being the president of the largest and only entrepreneur’s society at University. Having won several hackathons, especially his second place in Junction Helsinki, with almost 2,000 hackers, he was the right person to become JunctionX Exeter Director, bringing the quality, prestige and track-record of one of the world’s biggest hackathons brands to the UK for the first time as well. Any opportunity that smells of entrepreneurship and technology, he takes it! Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 07, 2020
#64 - Oli Russell Cowan- Turning adrenaline into a business
Oli Russell-Cowan is the Founder of Rad Season the world’s first one-stop-shop for all your action sports, adventure events and cultural festival booking needs. Rad Season brings everything together under one roof: discover, share, and book tickets to adrenaline-pumping activities and events around the world, and get your travel and accommodation needs wrapped up at the same time! The idea for the platform came about when I was trekking around Latin America. I found it difficult to find cool events and festivals going on that were a bit different and had an element of adventure and general radness to them. In April 2016 Rad Season was born and continues to expand to be the definitive voice for adventure and festival enthusiasts around the world. Oli has 15 years experience in international business development across Europe, Australasia and the US spanning multiple industries including events and corporate conferences, the action sports media and publishing industry as well as the travel and tourism sector. Oli is a keen traveler, snowboarder, runner and surfer having explored and surfed in 40 different countries from Israel to Western Samoa.
March 06, 2020
BONUS - 2 Month Update
A quick update on the Founders365 podcast, some of the challenges that have cropped up, what we are doing with the podcast and where we want it to go!
March 06, 2020
#63 - Matt McAllen - Pulling through secret addiction
Matt McAllen life has been a series of entrepreneur failures but after 19yrs in business it finally all clicked when he became vulnerable and publicly shared his biggest shame in life. From sports clothes, property managing, several online businesses and a delivery company Matt has finally realised his life purpose is to help the average man through simple self-help. He’s a host of his own podcast ‘Your Hero Life’ and coaches’ men to face their fears, find their purpose and decipher their self-talk. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 05, 2020
#62 - Stefanie Lethbridge and Chelsea Rolph - Creating a business from your passion.
Stefanie Lethbridge and Chelsea Rolph are the founders of Easy Virtual Assistant. They are an online business management agency that specializes in marketing, social media management, event planning, and creative design. Their goal is to help businesses grow by increasing brand awareness, customers, and revenue. Stefanie and Chelsea have both overcome challenges that have brought them to where they are now. Chelsea has had many concussions that impacted her everyday life. Doctors and guidance counselor recommended her not to go to University or do a very reduced workload until she was fully recovered. Despite being told this, she continued to take on a full course load and graduated with the rest of her class. In 2016, Stefanie’s son Scott passed away and was told by fertility specialists that she would not be able to have kids naturally, but proved everyone wrong when she delivered a healthy baby girl. Despite these struggles that they both had, they both worked hard to achieve their dreams. Stefanie and Chelsea love encouraging others to do what makes them happy and to never give up on their goals. They built their business around helping other people succeed, which is how Easy Virtual Assistant was created. In the first week, they got their first client and within 2 months they were able to grow their business to the point where they were able to quit their full-time corporate jobs. Since this, they have been enjoying connecting with so many amazing people and working with both established businesses and businesses that are just in the beginning stages!!
March 03, 2020
#61 - Paul Tinker - Why being yourself is the best for business
Paul Tinker, a time-served former soldier & construction company owner, now runs a successful construction training company where his goal is to share his vast knowledge & experience of the intricacies of running construction projects & refurbishments with those who need help. With more and more people from all kinds of employment backgrounds getting involved in property projects as a way of them achieving more security & financial freedom in their lives, sometimes the basics of how to manage builds, refurbs, trades and how to spot potential issues is often overlooked. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 02, 2020
#60 - Russell Nohelty - Why doing the "boring stuff" matters
Russell Nohelty is a USA Today bestselling author, publisher, and consultant. He runs the small press Wannabe Press and The Complete Creative, which helps creatives build better businesses. He’s run successful Kickstarter campaigns for Ichabod Jones: Monster Hunter, Katrina Hates the Dead, My Father Didn’t Kill Himself, Spaceship Broken: Needs Repairs, and I Can’t Stop Tooting: A Love Story, Monsters and Other Scary Shit, Cthulhu is Hard to Spell, and pixie Dustraising over $135,000on the platform to date, including three campaigns that raised over $25,000 each, and one that raised $39,000. For the last several years, Russell has catalogued and documented his own journey to build a creative business. He interviewed hundreds of other successful creators and dissected their stories to find out how they built and sustained their careers. He compiled all the lessons, successes, and failure he learned into his creative academy, The Complete Creative, which includes, courses, a podcast, a blog, and two books how to Build a Creative Business, a practical guide to building a sustainable business as a creative, and how to Become a Successful Author,a focused compendium of everything Russell has learned becoming a six-figure author. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
March 01, 2020
#59 - Adam Kara - How a high school bet led one guy to retire at 35
A serial entrepreneur and angel investor specialising in fast-growing tech start-ups. Adam Kara made a name for himself for disrupting the world of e-learning as the founder and CEO of Learning Heroes which went on to be acquired by a Silicon Valley tech giant for an 8 figure sum. Retirement didn’t suit Adam very well, so instead, he has now turned his attention to disrupting the world of corporate coaching with his latest startup Coaching Culture. He has a true passion for all things business, in particular, strategy, marketing and mindset. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders throughout 2020.
February 29, 2020
#58 - Jerry Brazie - The Entrepreneur that shouldn't have made it, but did.
Ep58: Jerry Brazie is a husband, father, entrepreneur who comes from a family of 9 brothers and sisters, with Jerry being child number 7. He grew up a poor kid from Portland, Oregon with no education, 1, living on the streets at 17, violence was a way of life for him. Determined to make it out of his surroundings, Jerry worked generated over $450m in revenue, and a lifetime of experience. Having had thousands of employees, Jerry has owned all types of businesses, from a large transportation company to car washes, gas stations, and convenience stores. In addition, he owns and manages 150 thousand SF of commercial real estate, has built multiple residential developments with hundreds of lots and has built, remodelled, rented and sold more houses than he can remember. A serial entrepreneur, Jerry has now made it his mission to educate others that grew up like him, teaching that there is opportunity and hope if you are willing to do what it takes. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 Founders in 2020.
February 28, 2020
#57 - Keir Wotherspoon - Fitness education is key
Today's guest is Keir Wotherspoon, founder of LIFT Fitness Evolutioni, In August 2008 he quit his full-time job, sold his house and pursued a full-time degree at University (Sports Science)... he was only 26 at the time. Around this time he qualified at a PT and trained clients from home and then eventually landed a job in an S&C facility. Within the last 5 years, he's been married, had two kids and opened his own training facility. His mission is to become a successful entrepreneur and live life on his terms! This is his story. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders throughout 2020
February 27, 2020
#56 - Frank Suyker - Making a side hustle work
Frank Suyker designs what you do not (yet) see! Brave? Certainly. Frank creatively shapes your success story. He runs an one-stop-design-shop for those who want to know what else looks like. For those who make an impact. No to thirteen a dozen. Yes to one in a thousand. Do you feel the difference? Frankreate has been Franks side hustle for the last 10 years, working with 350+ freelancers, global brands, small companies.. entrepreneurs! Low threshold, high bar. Frank Suyker (aka Mr Sugar), is an energetic designer and thinker in one. He grew up in the Film & Television world, further developed with animations, became an international designer who knows exactly how shape and image work for you. Frank has just 1 motto: F*ck average! Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares a 365 Founders stories during 2020. —————————————————
February 26, 2020
#55 - Brad Cote - Helping health care professionals make a business
Brad Cote has been in the health and fitness industry for over 12 years working in clinical settings, commercial and private facilities. During this time, he worked as a strength coach, Registered Massage Therapist and Osteopathic Manual Practitioner with patients from various backgrounds including rehabilitation, general population, transformations, and professional athletes (NFL, NHL). As an educator, Brad has been an instructor for several continued education courses such as; N1 Education, FST, and more. He continued to commit to investing in his education from a practical and theoretical standpoint. Brad has also owned and operated his own gym and clinics where he has been taking his innovative systems for therapy and training and applying them getting top level results and making a massive impact in the health and wellbeing of 1000s’ of clients. Brad also has become a sought after business consultant for health practice owners seeking to grow & scale their health practices. From attracting new clients to hiring systems to sales conversions and more, Brad’s goal is to identify the primary area of opportunity then implement a strategy and system to both address and overcome the limitations. He is the creator of Preeminent Practice and the 90 Day New Patient Surge, where he helps health practice owners, systemize and automate so they can double revenues, decrease their clinical hours and have more freedom. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders in 2020.
February 25, 2020
#54 Martin Pavion - Selling real life transformers
Martin Pavion is the founder of Martin's Curations Ltd. He connect incredible artists around the world with corporations who want bespoke upcycled sculptures to make a huge impact on their marketing. Typical clients are museums, car dealerships, movie studies and celebrities and his network of artists will create lifesized Mammoths, dinosaurs and 12 metre tall transformer robots - all out recycled materials. A messy divorce a couple of years ago left Martin broke, alone and digging himself deeper into debt every month. Last year he became eligible for a business startup loan and began exploring how changes in technology can give Martin's Curations the opportunity to become the major influencer and connector in this exciting and growing market.
February 24, 2020
#53 - Lewis Papa - Leading from the front
Lewis Papa is the founder of Apex Mortgage & Protection Uk. He Is a veteran and served with the specialist 148 Forward Observation Commando Battery based in Poole. He saw active service in Afghanistan on Herrick 14. Once leaving the Military he then decided with his brother and his best friend who is currently in the UKSF to set up Apex Mortgage & Protection UK Ltd. With an aim to supply sound advice and help people buy their dream homes or protect their family futures. He is looking to become a brand built on his army values such as integrity and professionalism. Also helping veterans into the financial environment.
February 23, 2020
#52 - Helen Sanders - Getting businesses to look past the CV
Helen Sanders is founder of Your People Partners. Her team provide hiring and HR support to small, growing companies where the smallest has been one person who is now a team of 4 and the largest is a world-class tech company batting way above their weight with only 40 staff across 5 countries. And it’s not recruitment support as you’d think. Helen has re-imagined how recruitment can be done and ensure people are front and centre. The CV is not the be all and end all.
February 22, 2020
#51 - John V Denley - Having resilience as an entrepreneur
John V Denley left his safe well paid IT consultancy job in 2005 and is now a Neuro-psychologist helping entrepreneurs overcome depression & anxiety. But in between, he has been involved in creating multiple startup businesses, including a children's Playcentre and a new Rum brand (Neptune Rum). However, in 2009 after being let down by a software development company in India, he wrote the software for a cloud-based appointment booking system called DiaryBooker.com, which has now been running for over 10 years!... John rarely gets involved in the day to day running of the business any more as he focuses on his main passion for helping others, but the story of DiaryBooker is an interesting one...
February 21, 2020
#50 - Chris Phippen - Growing a business as a student
Chris is the young CEO of software dev company, Hatless Studios, which he started during his ongoing studies at Exeter University. He enjoys mingling in the business community, helping businesses undergo digitalisation, and far too many genres of music Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders.
February 20, 2020
#49 - Stuart Megarry - Making fitness social
Founders365 - Ep49! - Stuart Megarry is the founder of the social sports app Risum.. and a member of the Founders Pledge community which commits to giving away a percentage of their net worth to charitable causes. He is a serial entrepreneur with plenty of stories and is rare in the start up scene as a founder who pursues revenue-generating ventures instead of chasing investment. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
February 19, 2020
#48 - Jonny Ball - Helping veterans stand up and be heard
Campaign Force Founder Jonny Ball’s civilian career has seen him run campaigns at every level of government, from local to National & European elections. Vitally, his experience from the time he led the MOD’s employer relationship management team has meant that he has become a trusted networker within the veterans community. His lengthy Army Reservist service includes operational tours of Northern Ireland and Afghanistan. In 2013, following a tour of Afghanistan the previous year, he was awarded a Commander Land Forces’ Commendation for his work as a Pashto Linguist and Intelligence Analyst. This resume of political experience, veterans affairs knowledge and military service places Jonny in a unique position as the UK’s pioneer of transferable military skills to political service. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
February 17, 2020
#47 - Sean Hickey - Battlefield to boardroom
Battlefield to boardroom: How being one of the youngest British Army Commando’s in the “most dangerous place on earth” has taught Sean to “seek death”, seize opportunity and smash expectations. Never one to back away from a challenge, Sean proved his friends and family wrong by acquiring the coveted green beret on his first attempt – just months before deploying to Afghanistan. Now a civilian, father and business owner, Sean has turned a mindset forged in warzone into serving his community - helping children and business leaders alike unleash their “commando spirit” and make every second count.
February 16, 2020
#46 - Noah Green - Growth marketing for SaaS founders
London Based SaaS Growth Marketer and founder of KOAH Digital, Noah Green has spent his career within the eco-system of London's startup scene. Joining Paddle.com, as their 7th hire and leaving at 150 encountering hyper-growth having raised over $25m in funding. Today Noah's on a mission, educating SaaS companies on the importance of social media as an acquisition channel. Leveraging his platform of marketers, The Growth Hack Group, to showcase the power of discussion through developing your brand awareness & thought leadership. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders.
February 15, 2020
#45 - Jim Hawker - Evolving an agency for growth
Jim Hawker is one of the co-founders of Threepipe, an independent and award-winning agency. From starting out as a PR agency and evolving the business via acquisitions and strategic growth they are now a 90 strong team. Today we discuss the challenges faced in a competitive market, creating technical products exclusively for their clients and how to stay ahead of the competition. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
February 14, 2020
#44 - Dominica Roszko - Saving my life via nutrition
The story of how plant based lifestyle saved Dominica's life (literally!!). Dominica Roszko is a qualified nutritionist, with the elements of functional medicine, herbalist and vegan chef. She’s been running her own plant-based nutrition practice for 5 years, where she works mainly with vegetarians, vegans and people interested in reducing their meat and dairy consumption. She’s been vegan herself for the past 7 years. Dominica is sharing her experience through regular workshops, courses and talks in the UK and Europe, where she teaches nutrition, herbal medicine and plant-based cooking and food preparation to the general public, chefs, restaurant managers and other companies. She is an author and regular contributor to newspapers, magazines, as well as specialists online publications. In her work, she is particularly interested in gut health and hormone regulation. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders throughout 2020
February 13, 2020
#43 - Sarah Jolley-Jarvis - How to sell by being yourself
Sarah spent over 12 years in big pharma sales securing huge 9 figure deals for various companies, during this time she developed a sales method that enabled her to stand out whilst surrounded by stiff competition. For the last few years she has been helping entrepreneurs and sales teams sell on average 30% more using her revolutionary ‘Be You’ Sales Method. No hard sell, no uncomfortable closes, just great conversations that get results and makes sales fun.
February 12, 2020
#42 - Matt DeMeritt - Resetting not failing.
Matt DeMeritt spent his formative professional years at a non-profit in Colorado Springs, CO, USA. In between bike rides around the city he learned a bit about digital products and especially digital summits. This led to the creation of Digital Summit Pros the same month he left his job and got married. The past year there have been a lot of lessons learned about working on a flexible schedule, balancing multiple clients, and especially the emotional aspect of working alone as a team of one all day and what that means for an entrepreneur
February 11, 2020
#41 - Sophie Jewry - Focusing on your productivity whist having fun
Sophie Jewry is founder of Ladies that Plan along with Media8. Sophie help speakers, coaches, business owners and influencers create their own, bespoke planners and journals to build a stronger relationship with their clients and grow their credibility and reach. She also offers a growing range of white label planners for people wanting to have a planner offering at a more accessible price point Today we talk about her journey from starting out in 2003 to her focuses today. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders throughout 2020.
February 10, 2020
#40 - Adam Collingburn - Building a greeting cards subscription business
Adam Collingburn is the Founder & CEO of Wuzci, a subscription service for greetings cards. He's spent the last 13 years of his career helping grow early-stage startups around the world, including B2B SaaS business, HighQ that was recently acquired by Thomson Reuters for a high 9-figure sum; and Stockopedia, a B2C SaaS App that's received countless awards and grown it's ARR by almost 4000% in his 6 year stint. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 Founders during 2020.
February 09, 2020
#39 - Daniel Lewis - Pivoting your business to re-focus the success
Daniel Lewis, the founder of Digital Profile, is an experienced entrepreneur, having grown and sold successful businesses in the UK & US. His strengths include product solutions, sales, marketing and brand giving him a unique holistic approach to developing successful businesses. Raised over £1.5m in seed funding, and is well onto his way to preparing for his next round to take Digital Profile into the mainstream. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty, where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020. ** Technical issue at the end means we had to cut this short, but still a fantastic interview with Dan**
February 08, 2020
#38 - Will Perry - $30 million in ad spend for clients
Will Perry, CEO + CMO of REASON, a "Top 30 US Advertising Agency" by AgencySpotter, helps Ecommerce brands scale and hyper-accelerate their growth with their Ecommerce Growth Formula. Will and the REASON team help brands who are looking to expand beyond Facebook Ads and implement new strategies to reach more customers that drives down the cost of customer acquisition. Will began his career in the golf industry as The Director of Sales & Marketing at the Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy where he learned high-ticket sales and how to build and create marketing funnels that pull in the dream customer. Will and his team have helped their clients generate millions of dollars in sales online and offline using their DCIR Method to define, create, implement and refine a unique selling proposition that establishes the foundation for scalable growth.
February 07, 2020
#37 - Ashley Hogarth - Founder of Peruse
Ashley Hogarth is a tech startup founder who created Peruse, an app to help consumers with their buying needs and to give retailers a greater digital presence. After a 5 year career in UX design & front end development, he left to begin his own company in 2019. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty, he shares 365 stores from 365 founders throughout 2020.
February 06, 2020
#36 - Josh Gavin - 17 years old 6 figure business owner
Josh Gavin is a 17-year-old agency owner and successful consultant. At just the young age of 14-years-old Josh made the decision to change his life and build a legacy that made impact! Just 2-years after starting his agency Josh was able to build a SIX-FIGURE income at just 16-years-old! He now builds funnels and writes copy for multiple 2comma club members (clickfunnels) along with teaching his hundreds of agency students successfully! In today’s interview, Josh will be sharing his story and some of the problems he faced as a young entrepreneur trying to make it big in the industry. Along with some strategies he uses to help agencies and experts sell anything. Founders365 is hosted by business coach, Steven Haggerty, where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders.
February 05, 2020
#35 - Graham Page - Property success starts with your mindset
Graham is a serial triathlete and successful property investor. He continues to run a team of 80 people in India at a multi-billion pound FTSE 100 company, whilst continuing to juggle the demands of family, work, JV ventures and growing his property portfolio. In the last 2 years, he has built a multi-million pound portfolio with a net cash flow of over £3,500 per month, as well as being a No Money Down coach and mentor and host of PPN Blackfriars. In this talk, Graham will be sharing the ups and downs of his property journey and how his triathlon founded mindset has helped him to become a successful property investor. He will be providing hints, tips and techniques that you can immediately apply in your business to accelerate your property journey. Join our Founders Community here
February 04, 2020
#34 - Skylar Lysaker - Growing a Hemp business that can save the planet
Founder of Greenz, Skylar Lysaker, creates hemp apparel that benefits customers and the planet simultaneously. Their mission is to set a new standard of ethics in the fashion industry by using hemp as the leading fibre in their products along with creating a transparent & ethics-driven supply chain. They do this because fashion is currently one of the top leading causes of pollution on earth & not enough people are aware of the problems that are actually being caused because of their purchasing decisions. Founders365 is hosted by Business coach Steven Haggerty, he shares 365 stories from 365 founders in 2020. Join our Founders Community here
February 03, 2020
#33 - Robin Bates - Gamification for life
Robin Bates is the Overlord of Coaching for Geeks. CfG covers the triforce of geek power Confidence, Life Skills, and Geek Culture. From gamified cooking to 1-2-1 coaching, CfG is a coaching collective to help geeks, nerds and introverts to gain XP and powerlevel through life. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders in 2020. Join our founders community here
February 02, 2020
#32 - Angela Hill - Recruiting success
Angela Hill is the founder of Recommended Recruitment. But she's a recruiter with a difference, she has had a love-hate relationship with recruitment and now she focuses on what she loves - which means her business thrives. Today we talk about the recruitment industry, how business owners can value their staff more and why you should always value your time. Founders365 is hosted by Steven Haggerty and shares 365 stories from 365 founders during 2020.
February 01, 2020
#31 - Shane Moore - Re-inventing the man with a van industry
Shane Moore is Founder of VanHeros. They are a platform that connects consumers and businesses with their virtual fleet of vetted, trusted van network. Think of them like Uber meets Man and Van Services. They officially launched to the market in August 2019 in Swindon, and are now getting ready to go live in Bristol, Then Cardiff, and followed by Oxford. They are a team of 4 founders, which makes for a really solid mixed skill team comprising of two developers, branding and marketing guy and Shane in business and operations. Founders365 is hosted by business coach Steven Haggerty where he shares 365 stories from 365 founders in 2020.
January 31, 2020