John Corcoran, Partner at Rise 25, Get More Clients and Referrals with Podcasting – Episode 81

John Corcoran is a partner at Rise 25, a company that helps B2B businesses get more clients, referrals and strategic partners through their ‘done for you’ podcast service. He’s also host of the The Smart Business Revolution podcast where he interviews today’s top entrepreneurs and authors to reveal how they use relationships to grow their businesses and their incomes. John graduated…

Mark Burish, Law Partner, Investing in Senior Living, Restaurants, and People – Episode 80

Mark Burish is a partner at the law firm, Hurley Burish. Mark graduated from Marquette University and the UW Madison Law School. In addition to his law practice, Mark is a real estate investor, an entrepreneur – he’s owned and sold two assisted living community companies –a philanthropist – he is one of the founding…

Mike Harris, CEO, Patina Nation – the Rise of Executives on Demand – Episode 79

Mike Harris is the Founder & CEO of Patina Solutions, a leading interim management firm for professionals with 25+ years of experience who desire — and choose —to work in rewarding, engagement-based roles. Mike has a unique collection of experiences. He began his career in public accounting, moved into an analyst role with a venture…

Aleta Norris, Women Who Spark: 12 Steps to Happiness, Confidence, Purpose – Episode 78.5

Aleta Norris, the leadership development expert and co-founder of Living as a Leader, has just written a book, titled, "Women Who Spark: 12 steps to catapult happiness, cultivate confidence, and discover the purpose of your life." In her book, Aleta shows you how to create a life you love, defined by, turning an overwhelming to-do…

Brad Davidson, World Class Trainer, Eliminating Stress & the Seven Executive Sins – Episode 78

Brad Davidson is a California based fitness expert who trains professional athletes and executives how to optimize their energy by understanding what he calls their symptomology and by making sure that their SHMECK is in check. Brad is also an entrepreneur, having started his first fitness gym as a young adult while living out of his car, the author of…

Steve Palec, In Awe: Beatles, Baseball, & Bourbon – Appreciating Spectacular and Simple Stuff – Episode 77.5

Steve Palec has just written a book, where your journey begins alongside him in a speech classroom and takes you into interviews with greats including Ringo Starr, Les Paul, Don McLean, and Alice Cooper. You'll walk with him on the diamond at Miller Park and the grounds of Lambeau Field. Follow his ups and downs…

Christine Specht, CEO, Evolving the Brand and Franchise Model at Cousins Subs – Episode 77

Christine Specht is the CEO of Cousin’s Subs, a Wisconsin based sub shop chain started by her Dad and his cousin in 1972. She has a bachelor’s degree in criminology & law studies from Marquette University and a master’s in public administration from American University. Although Christine worked in the family’s restaurants as a teenager,…

Deeatra Kajfosz, Executive Director, Saving Lives from Ending Prematurely by Suicide – Episode 76

Deeatra Kajfosz is the Executive Director of LiFE OF HOPE, a non-profit she created that is in the business of saving lives that may otherwise end prematurely by suicide. Raised by a single mother, Deeatra learned at age 6 that the man she called Dad was not actually her father. Her mother was not forthcoming…

Matt Morin, CEO, Your Home Based Solution to Sweating Past Stale Workouts – Episode 75

Matt Morin is the Founder & CEO of Home Fit, the customized workout that comes to you. Matt launched Home Fit after starting his career as a professional MMA fighter and professional fitness trainer. He saw an opportunity and a need to deliver his unique and proven fitness approach to clients in the privacy of their own homes and…

Giacomo Fallucca, CEO, Stretching Family Dough into a Pizza Empire – Episode 74

Giacomo Falluca is the CEO of Palermo’s, one of the largest independent frozen pizza brands and contract pizza manufacturer in the US with more than 650 employees and revenue of several hundred million dollars annually. Palermo’s brands include Palermo’s, Screamin’ Sicilian, Urban Pie and Connie’s. Giacomo is a member of Vistage and one of a few select members of Dr. Tom Hill’s, Hill’s…