Katrina Sawa is the CEO and Founder of JumpstartYourBizNow.com. She is lovingly known as The JumpStart Your Biz Coach because she kicks her clients into high gear making more money doing what they love and fast. She is the creator of the JumpStart Your Marketing & Sales System, 10x International Best-Selling author with 16 books including, Love Yourself Successful, Jumpstart Your New Business Now and the Jumpstart Your _____(blank) Series.
Phil Gerbyshak works with small businesses to use social and virtual selling to increase their profitability, productivity and performance, with speaking, training and coaching programs delivered virtually, in-person and hybrid. He’s written 5 books, and his 6th book, Virtual Selling Essentials, will be available in the first quarter of 2022. When he’s not doing all things sales, he’s a husband, and a bonus dad to two kiddos and two dogs. Please welcome sales speaker, sales podcaster and pinball wizard Phil Gerbyshak to the show.
414-640-7445 LinkedIn: Phil Gerbyshak firstname.lastname@example.org
Brian Gross, President of BSG PR, has been in the service of media and public relations for over 28 years. Gross has been employed by companies such as Def American Recordings, Warner Brothers Records, Reprise Records, Elektra Entertainment Group, Vivid Entertainment Group, and such organizations as The Lollapalooza Tour. Brian Gross was an Executive Producer for Reality-X: The Search For Adam & Eve. His background includes all facets of public and media relations, working with some of the largest businesses, celebrities and music acts in the world.
Michael Buzinski, President & CMO of Buzzworthy Website Marketing, is a lifelong entrepreneur, digital marketing thought leader, and best-selling author. Dubbed a “visionary marketer” by the American Marketing Association, Michael’s sole mission is to help entrepreneurs avoid the time drain and frustration of managing profitable digital marketing campaigns. Buzz, as most call him, has simplified digital marketing success with The Rule of 26 and is on a mission to double the website revenue of service-centric businesses across America.
Jay Fairbrother is a serial entrepreneur, coach and consultant with 30+ years of experience in starting, scaling, buying and selling businesses. He is a licensed Sales Coach and Sales Trainer, as well as a Peer Group Facilitator. Jay is also the Executive VP of Chapters for the Global Leaders Organization (GLO), and his job is to recruit Chairs and start Chapters all over the world.
Jay’s story includes losing everything in the 2010 financial crisis and rising from the ashes.
He has years of experience presenting online, doing webinars to sell products and services and in being interviewed for various publications and media. He knows how to add value to listeners and engage them with stories and anecdotes. Jay also offers affiliate commissions for his products and services.
Jay’s focus now is on helping entrepreneurs profit more… period. Whether through improving sales skills to convert more prospects already in the pipeline, or through making small incremental changes that can have a huge impact on profits, Jay customizes his coaching and consulting with each business owner based on their goals. More growth usually means more headaches. More profits can mean more money in your pocket or more personal freedoms or making the world a better place or selling your business… but none of that happens without Profits.
His WHY derives from reinventing himself and committing to helping other entrepreneurs avoid his failures, mistakes and lessons learned.
His mission over the next decade is to help 100 entrepreneurs to each add six-figures in profits to their businesses.
Lisa Santiago McNeill is the coaches coach: coach and publisher. Born in NYC, raised in the Bronx, Lisa lives in Charlotte, NC with her amazing purpose partner and husband, Brian K. McNeill. From beginning to end her story is about PURPOSE. Yours, hers and ours. There is a time and a purpose and a season for everything under the sun. She has experienced life from so many different vantage points and in each age and stage of her life she has decided to move forward and make the BEST out of every situation.
Lisa Santiago McNeill overcome childhood abuse and molestation, being a runaway at 13, dropping out of school at 16, using drugs and being used for her body to go on to a 20 year career at IBM, starting after-school program for children, to finally leave it all, write her book, Discovering Your Why: A Journey to Wholeness and help other women to find their inner strength and power.
She is now a successful 6 figure coach and publisher, having helped over 90 authors tell their stories of overcoming and stand in the power of their truth.
We are not WHAT we are because of our past. We are WHO we are because of it.
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S. A. Grant is a recovering workaholic who found a new light on life post recovering from a stroke. He is the Host of Boss Uncaged Podcast, CEO of Serebral360, A Design & marketing agency, and Brand & Growth Strategist Consultant at sagrant.com.
S. A. has 21 years of experience helping aspiring business owners create strategies and tactics that consistently generate more revenue, build online business presence with creative growth strategies.
Grant has Published eight #1 Best Selling books. S. A. is a speaker at Podfest Global, Podfest Master Class, and VidFest. A loving family man, rock-climber, and novice sailor.
Ramesh Dewangan is the Founder and CEO of Quantum Vision Consulting, helping experienced professionals become successful and confident leaders!
Ramesh has spent over three decades in the high-tech industry-leading global teams in software development, product management, and marketing. He has launched several new high-tech products, has worked with customers, vendors, and partners to increase the product footprint. He is an MBA from Haas School of Business, Berkeley.
As a certified coach, speaker, and trainer with the John Maxwell Team, he provides leadership and personal development services, accelerating personal and professional growth for the experienced professionals. He has facilitated several webinars and mastermind sessions on personal and leadership development.
Ramesh is a Distinguished Toastmasters from Toastmasters International, the highest achievement in their public speaking program.
On December 18th, I had the privilege of being a featured podcaster at Podapalooza. During this high energy event run by the indomitable Kimberly Crowe of Speakers Playhouse fame, I got to do rapid fire interviews with 8 fascinating guests.
I’m sharing them all with your right here, split across three episodes.
In the first part, you will meet Art Giser, Jody Maley, and Sally Gimon.
In part 2, meet Adrienne Tichy, Paula Kent, and Shiraz.
In this third part, you will meet Heather Abbott and Renee Paser-Paul.
Content Warning: We will be discussing some heavy topics including sexual assault and abuse.
Art Giser is the creator of Energetic NLP, a special blend of NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming), spiritual principles, and transformative energy work. He is an internationally renowned NLP trainer, life coach, executive coach, intuitive, master healer, and medical researcher. Art is known for his humor, caring, miraculous remote energy work, and his ability to help people release energetic and unconscious blocks and limitations and open up their miraculous abilities.
Jody Maley is a heart-centered sales and leadership coach. jodymaley.com
Sally Marie Gimon holds a weekly mastermind for her Real Estate group that reaches over 800 investors. She hosts Money Secrets weekly on Win Win Women TV. She has been a featured speaker for BadA$$ Women in Business, returning guest to Investing for Success and Automate and Create Summit.
Known around town as Champions for the Marginalized, Jim and Adrienne Tichy have a heart for those affected by Substance and Process Addictions. Together they have built a Recovery Residence Community in Delray Beach, FL. Addiction, alcoholism and overdoses are up 40% since the start of the pandemic. Now Jim and Adrienne are speaking out for the first time about the impact of addiction on our communities.
Paula Kent is an award-nominated researcher, writer and lifelong learner. From early retirement from banking to today, Paula has transformed her life. She shares her learnings in her book Heroic Choices, examining the purpose of fear as you seek to realize your dreams and change your life.
Meet Award-Winning Author, International Speaker, and Reality Shifting Specialist, Shiraz. Entrepreneurs hire him to rewrite their business stories, and with them, their reality because most people are unknowingly addicted to limiting and obsolete stories and left with a lack of success, confidence, and freedom. Shiraz helps you to eliminate, terminate, and annihilate your unconscious addiction to these stories in order to ignite a stream of high paying clients along with an abundance of free time, money, and energy.
Heather Abbott is known as the Prosperity Pro because she uses over 30 years’ expertise as a CPA, financial advisor and business owner to support her clients in creating significant shifts and results. When you have a mission or a dream that feels too big, Heather will guide you on your unique path to overcome challenges, reach your goals more easily, and make the impact you want. She is a strong woman and can tell you it is easier to have someone end their life in front of you than to be mentally abused.