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#003 - Jennifer Beitz // Jen-U-ine Conversations
On this episode of YearOne we chat to Jennifer Beitz, founder of Jen-U-ine Conversations. Jennifer is an author, life coach, and a deeply spiritual human being who empowers women to have the confidence to express their truth and take action. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#004 - Zoe Share // Daddy's Digest
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Zoe Share, CEO of Daddy’s Digest, a parenting publication focused on empowering dads to show up for themselves and their kids. Zoe speaks passionately about her journey from teaching to entrepreneurship, raising a family, growing a business, staying grounded and serving something bigger than herself. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#005 - Jimmy Chan // OlySport
On this episode of YearOne we chat to Jimmy Chan, co-founder and CEO of OlySport, a NFT eSport horse racing metaverse game where players can earn virtual and real land in the game. Jimmy is an innovator, entrepreneur, coach, keynote speaker, salsa dancer, trail runner and so much more. Jimmy is wise beyond his years and definitely an entrepreneur to keep your eyes on. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#006 - John Faig // Edinno
On this episode of YearOne we chat to John Faig, Founder of Edinno, an open learning community created to support and empower emerging edtech innovators. John is passionate about driving change in the way that education is provided and consumed using the power of technology. If you are operating in, or thinking about working in the edtech space then John is someone that you need to be following. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the ride.
#007 - Shannon Law // Aflote
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Shannon, CEO and Founder of Aflote, a digital social club for watercraft owners. Shannon is a kick arse entrepreneur. She is humble, driven, passionate and making waves in the male dominated watercraft community. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#008- Christopher Tufford // Green Apple Gives
On this episode of Year One we speak to Christopher, serial entrepreneur, founder and CEO of Green Apple Gives, a fundraising platform for organisations of all shapes and sizes. Chris provides valuable insights into asking for help, the power of a network and paying it forward. Chris is all about giving back and what he gives us on this episode is priceless. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#009 - Sonya Gill // THELNK
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Sonya, Founder of ShopTheLNK.com, an online aggregator and lead generation platform that connects consumers with overseas merchants. Sonya takes us on a wild journey from a remote blueberry farm, to being banned from New York, to her first successful start-up, her exit and her latest venture. This episode has it all, so sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#010 - Sheida Mirjahani // Flowjin
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Sheida, Co Founder of Flowjin, an application that helps creators exchange knowledge with their audience in an unpolished way.
Sheida takes us on a journey from full time employment, to freelancing, entrepreneurship and finally a relocation to create opportunities for her business to grow. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#011 - Manal Siddiqui // Transitional Forms
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Manal, CEO and Co-Founder of Transitional Forms, an interactive entertainment studio-lab in Toronto pioneering the future of intelligent content for the metaverse.
Between potty training her 2 year old and actively managing her shit list (no pun intended) she is growing an amazing business that is worth watching. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#012 - Hayro Hambardzumyan // LRNKEY.com
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Hayro, founder of Lrnkey.com an online education portal that allows coaches to connect with learners through one-on-one live video sessions. Hayro does not sugar coat the journey, he says it as is. The highs, the lows, the hardship and challenges are real and you need to be clear about your “Whatever it takes.” Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#013 - Dan Truman // Duga Digital
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Dan Truman, Founder of Duga Digital, an agency that helps companies optimise their market budget through the use of data. Dan speaks about creating opportunities in a saturated market, being accountable, pricing your value and expansion through partnership. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.
#014 - Girija Ramapriya // Brazen Learning
On this episode of YearOne we speak to Girija, Co-Founder and CEO of Brazen Learning, a platform which brings students into the lesson planning process by allowing them to vote on what they would like to learn. Girija talks about the challenges of remote teams, selling a solution into a market that does not know they need it, personal development and coping with the low moments. Sit back, buckle up and enjoy the show.