Subscribe: Anson SowbyAbout Our GuestAnson Sowby started his career working in the mailroom at Universal Studios. He has always wanted to start his own business, but he did not have the guts nor the connections to do it until a few years into his career.In 2013, Anson started an advertising agency called Battery, honoured as a 3-time Ad Age Small Agency of the Year and ...

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Subscribe: Jean-Eric PlamondonAbout Our GuestJean-Eric Plamondon is a born entrepreneur, buying and selling four companies before the age of 31.Jean-Eric has owned and operated a variety of businesses, including a residential painting franchise, several e-commerce websites (retail and wholesale), an industry-leading scrap metal recycling business, several international export companies (commercial, retail and industrial), and more.On top of his entrepreneurial experience, Jean-Eric has also built an ...

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Subscribe: James BenhamAbout Our GuestAs the co-founder and CEO of JBKnowledge, James Benham and his team have led the development of technology for some of the largest insurance carriers, brokers and TPAs in the world, helping them build award-winning insurance ecosystems.James is also the co-founder and CEO of two disruptive InsureTech companies: SmartCompliance—a top insurance certificate tracking and compliance management software; and TerraClaim—a cloud-based claims ...

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Subscribe: Anna MasteAbout Our GuestIn 2012, Anna Maste and her mother Marianne Edwards co-founded Boondockers Welcome, a platform for RVers to connect and share camping on each other’s property.With Anna’s background as a computer engineer and Marianne’s audience writing travel guides for budget-conscious Rivers experience, they were able to create a community that provides unique camping opportunities for RVers while creating connections that last a ...

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Subscribe: Melissa KwanAbout Our GuestAfter graduating from the University of British Columbia, Melissa Kwan was involved in business development roles in a number of diverse industries – going from real estate, manufacturing, hospitality, then technology.In 2011, Melissa co-founded her first company, Flat World Applications. Their product, VIDA, was an interactive brochure and sales tool for real estate project marketing. They have worked with some of ...

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Subscribe: Greg AlexanderAbout Our GuestGreg Alexander is the founder of Collective 54, the expert community for founders of boutique professional services firms who seek to grow, scale, and exit bigger and faster.Greg’s book, The Boutique: How to Start, Scale and Sell a Professional Services Firm, is the framework for this rapidly growing community.Prior to Collective 54, Greg started, scaled, and sold Sales Benchmark Index (SBI), ...

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