Jesse is the Owner of Fans First Entertainment, who owns and operates the Savannah Bananas and the Gastonia Grizzlies. The teams have welcomed more than 1 million fans to their ballparks and have been featured on MSNBC, CNN, and ESPN. Cole’s teams have been awarded Organization of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Business of the Year and have won three CPL Championships.
The Savannah Bananas currently have sold out 32 straight games and have a waiting list in the thousands for tickets. Cole believes to be successful you need to Stand Out and Be Different. He is passionate about creating attention, loving your customers more than your product and loving your employees more than your customers. Cole’s mantra is “Whatever’s normal, do the exact opposite.”
Cole’s greatest mentors are Bill Veeck, PT Barnum and Walt Disney. All three share a wall in his office on custom-made posters that display the words Innovation, Showmanship, and Vision.
Jack started out as a physiotherapist with an inkling for business. This quickly turned into Jack buying his first established clinic and growing like crazy. He’s now created an amazing culture that has allowed him to get off the tools and be a true business owner and the time and ability to help others do the same. It hasn’t always been smooth sailing though. The lessons learnt and the things he has applied are crucial for any business to thrive.
Jack has experience working with the Newcastle Knights rugby league club as an intern physiotherapist. He has a keen interest in injury prevention and health promotion, and has particular expertise in shoulder rehabilitation. Check it all out in today’s episode.
Liz is a strategist, communicator, relationship manager and educator who has spent the past ten years back and forth between West Africa. After holding a variety of roles as a teacher, consultant, communications officer and even an entrepreneur in Senegal and Cameroon, Liz cofounded Baobab Consulting, a mission driven company promoting mutual understanding and equitable collaboration between Africa and the US. She works with public figures, private sector companies, entrepreneurs and educators to ensure their messages are heard, their strategies are effective, and their education programs are inclusive.
Currently, Liz is Managing Director of Baobab Consulting, a consulting firm promoting mutual understanding and equitable collaboration between Africa and the US through strategic facilitation, communications, business development and education. She has served as Community Manager at the Impact Hub New York City, a coworking space for social entrepreneurs, Content Curator for SOCAP, an impact investing conference in San Francisco, and she volunteers as a mentor for a South Sudanese entrepreneur with the Resolution Project.
Today, the competition between businesses get tougher and tougher everyday. The hustle it requires to keep your business afloat is off the roof. But one thing is for sure when it comes to keeping your business alive, or even scaling it up – happy clients!
Get ready for a ton of value about how to level up your business and beat the competition by providing the best customer service in your niche.
Jake is the Founder of Lead Cookie, a done-for-you LinkedIn prospecting service. Over the past 7 months, Jake has grown Lead Cookie from a concept to over $45k in MRR. He is a world traveling nomad and operates the entire company remotely.
Learn how to recognize where you are good at and identify the key points in which you could grow your business from. Level up your entrepreneurial game with a ton of content from today’s episode!