Bruce Wawrzyniak is the host of the “Now Hear This Entertainment” podcast, which has gotten listeners from 129 countries around the world. “Now Hear This Entertainment” is a weekly show and is about to launch its milestone 200th episode (December 6th). Bruce interviews guests who are having success in entertainment, ranging from the keyboard player for Aerosmith to the lead guitar player for Garth Brooks and the drummer for Joe Walsh and the trumpet player for Billy Joel, plus, a Grammy Award winner, a Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, a Las Vegas headliner, two Emmy Award winners, and even participants from “American Idol,” “The Voice,” “America’s Got Talent,” and “The X Factor.” Bruce’s podcast has spawned a companion eBook series called, “Bruce’s Bonus,” which provides tips for entertainers for on and off the stage. Earlier this month Bruce was a speaker at DC Podfest in Washington, D.C., and in February he will be a speaker at Podfest in Orlando, Florida. “Now Hear This Entertainment” can be found at www.NHTE.net as well as on iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher Radio, SoundCloud, and TuneIn Radio.
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Owner, Scott DeVore is BOTH a Licensed General Contractor and Realtor. Scott specializes in helping clients make their dream home a reality, in the same fashion as you see on your favorite Home Renovation television shows. If you've ever had the desire to purchase a fixer-upper and customize its renovation to fit your family's needs, Equity Dream Homes is your answer! Equity Dream Homes uses an acquisition-to-design-build approach that will save you time and money by keeping all of the services in-house as a one-stop shop.
Chris Barrows is a digital marketing professional and community builder with over 9 years of experience in social media, web and mobile marketing. He has used his experiences across a diverse collection of industries including higher education, podcasting, and small businesses. He has often found himself in the role of "architect" behind digital strategies including the launching of a full social strategy for New York University in 2013.
Chris brings an entrepreneurial spirit to every job he does having experience as a business owner (Christopher Mac Productions) and through the monetization of his podcast, Why I Social. In addition, he has management experience (in particular, serving as the chairperson of the eduWeb Digital Summit and its 10+ person team) and has a strong background in training (with a Masters in Instructional Technology from the Discovery Education Program).
As one of the top matchmakers to the affluent, nationwide, with over 300 successful matches under her belt, Dominique Clark entered the relationship industry on a mission to be the solution to those who desired genuine connection and real love.
After the release of her bestselling book, She’s Valuable (But Does She Know It?), notoriety as a public speaker leading talks across the country and collaborations with major companies including Nordstrom and Bare Minerals, Dominique soon transitioned from the country’s favorite Matchmaker to one of the most sought-after Relationship Guru’s,Women’s Empowerment Advocates and Media Personalities.
Dominique’s expert dating and relationship advice has been sought after by national print, radio and television outlets including SHEEN Magazine,The CW,WE TV and many more. She empowers single women and men to discover and embrace their authentic selves and date on purpose so that they can attract compatibility and build healthy relationships.
Now, as your number one source for relationship empowerment on the airwaves, Dominique is the host of the most popular Friday night radio show, No Strings Attached,and Red Carpet Correspondent where she dishes about pop culture, dating and relationships and women’s empowerment while interviewing celebrities in every industry from Entertainment, Sports, Music, Fashion and Self-Help!
Dominique is also the creator of the #ShesValuableMovement, where she empowers college women to date smart, identify their value and recognize that they are enough and that they matter through her annual She’s Valuable National College Tour. Named Who’s Who in Black Raleigh and award winner for her service to the singles community, Dominique Clark is leaving her mark in the love industry daily!Listen to another #12minconvo
The internet is in my blood, says Jay Owen. I grew up with my hands on a keyboard and have never left. I built my first website at 12, starting working for a company in Jacksonville as a web designer at 15, started my own business (Design Extensions) at 17 (while still in high school) and continue to run that business today.
We've grown year over year since 1999.
My goal is to help small and medium-size business grow their businesses online, become more efficient through online marketing, and create a better image and brand for themselves and their companies.
My latest venture is a podcast to help others grow a business that lasts. Check it out at http://buildingabusinessthatlasts.com
Paco Lebron is the host of Podnutz Daily on the Podnutz Network. A show about computer repair techs by computer repair techs. Paco shares both the good and ugly side of running your own business. Paco shares with tips and ideas on how he became successful with ProdigyTeks, Inc, an IT consulting firm specializing in small business IT.
While business success is important to Paco, he is passionate about giving back. A product of Humboldt Park community in Chicago, IL, he has spent years assisting the youth of the area with various enrichment programs, community service events and community resources.
Paco serves on HACE’s Young Professionals Board, providing a technical perspective on the goal of creating a pipeline of Latinos for the workplace. Paco and HACE share the same vision of a world where Latinos reach their full potential for themselves and their communities.
Paul is also an accomplished speaker and the of author two essential financial guides – Stop Burning Your Money; and Sound Financial Advice - and in 2016 was interviewed by Forbes, Entrepreneur and Inc. magazines.
Nicole Abboud is the Founder of Abboud Media - a modern video branding and podcasting agency for lawyers. She is a Millennial speaker, former practicing attorney, and producer and host of two podcasts – Leaders Love Company and The Gen Why Lawyer Podcast. The internet is the best thing that happened to Nicole as she has been able to build a strong personal brand and business using digital platforms like social media and her podcast. Now she assists lawyers in doing the same by helping them tell their brand stories and connect with the right clients using videos and podcasts.
Communications Professional, Lisa Faulkner is the Principal Consultant for PenStar Communications where she delivers vanguard communications to her clients for Writing, Producing and Marketing campaigns.
Lisa has been innovating in her craft throughout her career as she fulfills client objectives with foresight and strategy that identify gaps in organizational and communication efforts. Lisa’s innate passion to feature the human experience became evident in her early career days as a News Staff Writer for the Birmingham News Human Interest section of the paper and continues now as she features and develops storytelling platforms that serve others. Lisa is a producer in the purest form with esteemed clients who have benefitted from her writing, producing and marketing including CNN Interactive, In Touch Ministries, Chick-fil-A, and Creflo Dollar Ministries. Lisa’s thorough and dynamic efforts have coined her “an amazing storyteller” and a developer of highly innovative approaches and plans.
Lisa’s latest endeavor includes a global radio show and podcast, Game Changers with Lisa Faulkner heard live in Atlanta, GA on WAEC Love 860AM, Saturdays from 6:00PM to 7:00PM EDT and 24/7 on iTunes in the Careers section of the iTunes podcasts. Game Changers with Lisa Faulkner, now in its third year of production, features game changers from across the country in the studio and remotely. Game Changer, Lisa Faulkner herself, immediately immerses experts into the Game Changers family with engaging interviews that feature their successful niche in the marketplace and their platforms that build others, all with the game-changing goal of paving the way to success for the millions of followers of the show.
Lisa Faulkner is a graduate of Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia where she earned a Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership. Her undergraduate degree is a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
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Daniel Hall is a bestselling author, speaker, publisher, nurse, attorney and host of the RealFastResults.com podcast. He is also the creator of the highly popular Real Fast brand of training products. He left law practice 10 years ago to build his publishing business and has never looked back. Daniel is a true serial entrepreneur and his list of URLs is longer than a piece of paper, so you can check out Daniels hub at www.DanielHallPresents.com or check out his RealFastResults.com podcast on iTunes.
Carey Conley: Speaker, Author & Co-Founder of Infinite Nation™ Community
As an entrepreneur for over 20 years, Carey has built two successful businesses to over six figures and is dedicating her energy and experience to helping others bring their visions to life! Carey has two grown children and lives in Scottsdale, AZ.
Drawing upon over 21 years of experience and after growing two successful businesses, Carey Conley has helped hundreds of business owners develop a carefully constructed vision to achieve defined objectives concisely and efficiently.
Carey Conley is a Speaker and Entrepreneurial Coach specializing in creating a clear, concise vision for her client’s businesses and lives. She is driven to help entrepreneurs succeed. Carey helps clients monetize business through specific tools and training. Carey is also a weekly contributor to the nationally syndicated motivational morning magazine show, Daybreak USA.
As co-creator of the inspired community “Infinite Nation™”, Carey Conley created a niche helping business owners identify their desires and define their goals through vision building. A genuine connector, she believes success is about following your true passion.
The purpose and mission of Infinite Nation™ is to provide guidance, vision mentoring, proven training for business owners to follow to achieve success faster, and support to entrepreneurs at all levels. Infinite Nation™ meets clients ‘coming and going’ as entrepreneurs; from those having a flicker of a dream to those who are achieving beyond their wildest dreams!
We believe every client has a special mission to accomplish while you are alive on this planet. You may or may not believe this to be true simply because you stopped listening to your own inner voice.
How does Carey know this to be true? Many years ago after naming her team “Infinity”, she came across her very first journal from her teenage years. She had forgotten about it, but as she picked it up out of the trunk the word across the front took her breath away: Infinity.
Speaker information can also be found here: http://www.infinitenation.com/Speaking/
Carey Conley, The Speaker YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBE4LpQqMMQ
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Matthew Books: I'm a storyteller, my medium is marketing. My best work occurs when I combine my experience with video production and digital marketing to deliver a story to the right audience. I am also a problem solver, when dealing with the many technological breakthroughs present today, there are often challenges to overcome and I excel at dealing with those.
In the digital marketing world, I'm someone who is as interested in the story as I am in how it gets delivered and to what demographic. Once that story is delivered can I reconnect with the audience that engaged with it again? Increase my audience? Engage more? Always research, test and repeat to increase ROI.
We're all growing at the speed of technology, our reach is constantly expanding. My question for you is, do you know how far your reach is going? How far it can go? How much return on your investment you're likely to gain?
I can help.
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Lee Jackson helps design agencies around the world fall in love with their agencies again and get back their work life balance. This is achieved through education, consultancy and development. The host of the WP Innovator podcast and youtube channel he provides a large amount of free information to add value to the growing community.
ABOUT SREE: Sree Sreenivasan is a leading social and digital media consultant, working with nonprofits, startups and companies around the world. He has served as Chief Digital Officer of New York City, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Columbia University (where he was a full-time professor of journalism for 20+ years). In 2015, Fast Company named him one of the 100 most creative people in business and in 2010, he was named one of the 35 most influential people in social media by the Poynter Institute. In 2014, he was named most influential CDO by CDO Club. His new social media guide for the NYT is at http://bit.ly/nyt2017. His five TEDx talks: http://bit.ly/sreetedxvideos. Twitter: @sree. Email: email@example.com
Stephen Anderson is the Outback Hypnotist and gives his time and his comedy hypnosis show at least once each month to help local charities raise money for their local community. So if you know a local charity or sporting club who wants to organize an event you can get me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0413 704 891
"WHITE ANGLO SAXON MALES ARE THE MOST DISADVANTAGED PEOPLE IN OUR COUNTRY TODAY"
Stephen has been drawn to working with, socialising with and speaking to what he lovingly calls "grumpy old men." He beliefs that these men are in a very hard place. They have grown up in one world and the one they live in, the one outside there door has no bearing on what it was. Society has changed around them, their stature, their place has changed. They are severely adverse to change. And they are, of all the people in our society the one's that need to change the most.
HOW HE HELPS
✔ Mentoring: Helping create a forward mindset
✔ Coaching: Guidance in Self Hypnosis & Mindfullness
✔ Speaking: "Magic of Belief" Keynote Presentation
Steve is a qualified Teacher, Master Practitioner in Neuro Linguistic Programming, Hypnotherapist and Comedy Hypnotist and can be heard on two local podcasts. "Hypnotising Stories of the Outback" "Luving My Dyslexia"
"Not only is Steve a successful business owner, he has a passion for the community and social inclusion of all people. I had the privilege of working with Steve when he was on the Board of Personnel West Employment Service, and his experience in business and the inclusion of people with a disability in the workforce. Steve is the chair of a small network group, Toowoomba Backscratchers which primary objective is to raise money for the Toowoomba Hospice. His passion and commitment to this cause has been outstanding." Dave Wallis. Social Enterprise Developer
Kate Toon is an award-winning SEO copywriter and SEO consultant with almost two decades of experience in all things advertising, digital and writing. Originally from the UK but now based just outside Sydney.
She has worked with big brands such as eHarmony, Curash and Kmart. And she’s helped countless small businesses produce great content and improve their copywriting and SEO.
She presents the Write for Business show for the Dale Beaumont’s Brin.ai app and recently launched The Copywriting Conference – Australia’s first dedicated Copywriting Conference.
Last but not least, Kate uses her accumulated knowledge as a lecturer at the University of Newcastle teaching courses on SEO and Writing for the Web.
Mike Sedam's dynamic, entertaining, and thought-provoking messages positively influence his attendees and transform their ability to see performance in a new way. They leave his talks with a new lens to view their lives, their performance, and their interactions with others.
Mike Sedam is able to blend his knowledge of organizational behavior, organizational culture, and leadership into a useable toolset that puts people at the front, where they belong. Understanding the sociology, psychology, and biology that drives human behavior is the cornerstone of success for any company, team, or organization. He believes that human behavior is driven by the identities people adopt and the identities people use to interact with others.
Mike is the commander of a large state law enforcement aviation program. He leads 173 people; is responsible for a fleet of 31 aircraft; manages a multi-million dollar annual budget; ensures training and testing of all pilots and flight officers; administers a flight paramedic program; and has administrative control of the statewide aviation safety program. As the commander, Mike has a significant leadership role in a multi-agency coordination group whose focus is to coordinate aviation assets during a large-scale emergency event. Mike also co-chairs an aviation rule-making committee working group for the Federal Aviation Administration.
I am Tameka Chapman, Senior Paralegal Specialist with over 12 years of experience in various types of law and the Paralegal Leadership Coach to many paralegals, providing tips, tools and confidence to turn their NOW jobs into their DREAM jobs.
I am a professional speaker, the Founder of Empowered Paralegals and the Creator of the Empowered Paralegals Conference and Power Paralegals Network Socials.
I have been married for 18 years, which is almost half of my life, to Deone, and we have a 7-month-old son named Aspen, two min-pins (Mickey and Red) and one teacup chihuahua (Gizmoelle). We reside in Northern Virginia.
The website of my company is www.EmpoweredParalegals.com.
Graeme Raubenheimer: I am a two-time award-winning radio journalist, afternoon news anchor and digital project leader for Heart FM in Cape Town, South Africa. I'm also a podcaster, music writer and bass guitarist.
I occasionally write articles for News 24, the Cape Argus, and Texx and the City. I've reported from Switzerland and corresponded for BBC Wales.
Mail me your PR [feature, hard news & music. NO SPAM!]: GraemeRauby@gmail.com
I was a permanent reporter & stand-in newsreader for Primedia's Eyewitness News at the KFM and Cape Talk studios in Cape Town for four years and left in mid-2014.
I'm currently finishing my Journalism Diploma at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, which I couldn't complete in 2011 due to unforeseen circumstances.
Leon Streete is known as the “Lead Generation Coach” and Founder of Business Owner Elevation, a company created to assist small businesses, coaches and consultants with an often miss-understood subject, “Marketing”… This is where Leon’s passion lies. The company reflects Leon’s Vision of both fresh and new ideas whilst being rooted into the principles of direct response marketing.
In 2015 Leon won the Coveted “Best UK Business Podcast Award” and continues to inspire and teach others as a co-host of the Business Owner Elevation Podcast – having previously interviewed the likes of Grant Cardone, Bob Burg, Tom Hopkins and Rich Schefren to name a few
He regularly speaks on stage and in workshops on the topics of “3 Steps To Creating A Marketing Strategy for $1Million Campaigns” and “How to Make A Profit & Get High Paying Clients, Even If Nobody Has Ever Heard Of You”.
Royce Gomez, founder of RoyceTalks, is recognized as a leading authority for coaching and training entrepreneurs and executives.
She has been published in the HuffingtonPost, Unlimited Woman, Charity Magazine, and is co-author of The Stories and Daily Habits of Highly Successful Women and international bestseller Discover Your Destiny, Live Your Dreams, Love Your Life. She has appeared on Front Porch Radio, Networking Diva Hour, Startup Grind, and has her own podcast, Thrive: A Woman's Journey to Victory.
Royce has spoken to audiences ranging from 20-1000+.
Her coaching has been a catalyst for companies to experience double-digit growth in a short amount of time. She has effectively coached successful business owners who were in transition, both in business and their personal life.
Royce effectively helps business owners develop strategies, their personal brand, and marketing initiatives to take their business to the next level of success.