www.GoodMorningGwinnett.com Being a guest on podcast can be a great way for you to get in the front of new audiences and to help you build your brand. My guest is going to share with you how to go from boring to soaring and become a great guest.
Mark Deal is a nationally recognized expert and local leader in Podcasting. He serves as the Founder of Podcast GUEST Academy, CoFounder of Podcast EDITOR Academy, and is the Organizer of Podcast Atlanta, The worlds 2nd largest and fastest growing local podcast group which is how we met waaaay back!
He also works as a podcast director for various branded podcasts. His primary focus is showing people how to take their podcast and guest appearances from boring to soaring with measurable impact.
www.GoodMorningGwinnett.com Dawn Fitch is an author, speaker and the founder and CEO of Pooka Pure and Simple, an artisan bath and body company. After battling illness and feeling the need to adopt a healthier lifestyle, she began making and selling her own products. The response was tremendous. That’s when the realization hit that she had an incredible business idea and Pooka was born!
The company has grown from Dawn making products on her stove in her apartment to a showroom in Kearny, NJ. The products are currently sold in various Whole Food markets, were featured on QVC and sold online and through various distributors.
Dawn has been a speaker and panelist for many events including the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference, Girl Scouts of America Gold Awards and National Black MBA Associations’ National Conference. She has been featured on The Today Show, CBS Evening News, Our World with Black Enterprise, PIX11 News, Arise TV and various TV outlets. In 2012 she graced the cover of Black Enterprise Magazine and was featured in Essence Magazine in 2019 as one of their top 20 Black Beauty Brands.
Dawn has been the recipient of many awards including, The Influencer Award for Entrepreneurship given by the Urban League, the Black Executive Award given by the African American Chambers of Commerce, and an Agent of Change award from the National Council of Negro Women.
She is a health advocate and uses her platforms to support women and especially women suffering from auto-immune diseases, to explore natural healing and lifestyles. She started a FB community called The Best Life Tribe, where women could share and learn about alternative health and healing. The Group began in November 2017 with 20 women and has grown to over 5000 women.
Looking To Take Your Style Game To The Next Level? Check Out This Episode With Style Impact CEO Solita Roberts
www.GoodMorningGwinnett.com Solita Roberts is the founder of Style To Impact, a personal styling and image consulting agency that helps high- performing, purpose-driven women entrepreneurs and professionals refine their personal style and build a wardrobe that reflects their brand, make them feel confident so that they can attract their ideal clients, get better-paying role and speak up for what matters.
Solita believes that if more women show up in a confident and purpose-driven way, dreaming bigger, raising our voices for what matters, and becoming leaders in the companies we work and our communities, we will change the status quo. It is not just for ourselves but also for our daughter; if they can see themselves in us, they can dream without limits.
It’s a fact that we need more women to step up, to take on leadership roles, to change the way the world sees us, and in some cases, how we see ourselves. We need the tools, confidence, and wardrobe to do.
Solita started Style To Impact to equip women with the clarity, confidence, and closet they need to speak on stage, on video, to serve on board, start businesses or run for higher office.
It’s what she calls Women Empowerment Through Stye.
Before launching her business, Solita worked in the banking and finance industry for over 15 years, holding certificates in Risk Analysis and Management, Credit Analysis and Lending, and Wealth Management from the University of the West Indies.
Contact Information: Solita Roberts
Image Coach & Speaker, Style To Impact
www.GoodMorningGwinnett.com My guest today is Chris Stone and we will be talking all about podcasting and Amazon Live Streaming. Did you know that you can now live stream on Amazon? Well you can and in this episode Chris shares how he got started live streaming on Amazon and is now making some passive income as a result. So check out this episode and share it with your friends.
Chris Stone – President, Cast Ahead
With a 25+ year history in the music industry with Sony, driven and passionate entrepreneur
Chris Stone founded the Podcast and Live Streaming Consultancy Cast Ahead after the success of his own co-hosted podcasts changed his life.
At Cast Ahead, Chris thrives on enabling driven entrepreneurs, influencers, thought leaders and enterprises to express their story and elevate their reach while extending their efficiency in that process.
In the same way Chris was able to work with multi-platinum artists, record label executives and
creatives of all levels – he’s found great joy seeing other Live Streamers, Keynote Speakers and
Podcasters achieve their own creative, financial, physical and spiritual success.
He’s produced videos for keynote speakers like Victor Antonio and Sam Silverstein, produced virtual, physical and hybrid live conferences for corporations, consulted, developed and produced podcasts like The Sales Energizer, Sales Influence, Launch Your Live, Make Headway and Power Couples Rock.
He also co-hosts a weekly Amazon Live show “Dealcasters Live” with Jim Fuhs of Fuhsion Marketing. “I truly believe that everyone deserves to be heard by using their own voice in their own way,” Chris states, “My goal is to be a team member with other passionate entrepreneurs
& ambitious businesses by integrating podcasting and/or live streaming into their business goals, educate their customers in a creative way – which will in turn attract more listeners, viewers & customers.
I hope you enjoyed this interview with Chris. Be sure to join me again next Thursday for another great guest.
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