44 min

57 - Harnessing Energy W/ Dave Garcia Gathering The Kings

    • Entrepreneurship

Dave Garcia is a consultant, visionary, and investor. He owns businesses in multiple industries; IT services, digital marketing, and more.
Dave started Kinergy Tech by offering digital marketing and worked solo for about 5 years. In the last few years he developed NerdHerd, realizing that there was an opportunity to have a ‘geek squad’ that was farther reaching. He is currently working on franchising that business. Dave also created Headspace, which is for creatives and “nerds.”
He also owns Kinergy Creative, which offers IT, data services, marketing, websites, and is also branching into phone apps.
He’s now built his empire to have a team of 20 and is a 7 figure business owner. Tune in to hear Dave’s vision, his creative storytelling, and get inspired by the unbridled enthusiasm he has for life and his businesses!
During this episode, you will learn about;


[1:30] Intro to Dave and his businesses
[2:20] Why does Dave keep pushing as hard as he does in multiple businesses?
[5:30] How Dave got his start in entrepreneurship
[10:22] Dave’s main focus
[12:00] The creation of Dave’s logo
[13:00] Relying on systems in a franchise model of business
[14:55] Why Dave didn’t get into a franchise cleaning business
[16:32] Dave explains having the best team of ‘honey badgers’
[18:00] How Dave finds the right projects to fuel his energy
[21:06] How COVID has affected I.T.
[22:34] Taking off the training wheels and doing it yourself
[25:39] A good decision that changed the game for Dave in his business
[27:30] The need for finding your voice and being creative in starting a business
[28:45] A bad decision Dave made in his business
[30:00] Learning from mistakes
[32:00] Seed analogy - form vs. function
[34:30] Taking action based on internal vs. external motivation
[37:17] Tetherball Pole Analogy
[38:49] Speed Round
[41:40] How to connect with Dave
[42:40] Wrap-up
[43:40] Information on Gathering The Kings 90 Day Intensive


Notable Quotes


“There’s a world of innovations that are yet to be filled.” - Dave Garcia
“Take care of the honey, not the money.” - Dave Garcia
“Take time to invest your time in those that make you feel like your first love.” - Dave Garcia
“I’m not in a lane, I’m creating the lanes.” - Dave Garcia
“Find your lane, discover the channel, and be able to see it for what it is.” - Dave Garcia
“Get your team, your people, in the right space and the right lane.” - Dave Garcia
“Be careful when you start getting accolades.” - Dave Garcia
“I’m not regretful of what I did or what I’ve done, because it’s taught me lessons I can talk about today.” - Dave Garcia
“You don’t always have to have it super clear to take action.” - Chaz Wolfe (Host)


Books and Resources Recommended:
https://www.amazon.com/Habits-Highly-Effective-People-Powerful/dp/0743269519 (“7 Habits of Highly Effective People,” by Stephen R. Covey )


Let’s Connect!
Dave Garcia
Phone: 541-357-9432
Email: Dave@kinergytech.com
Website: https://davegarcia.live/ (https://davegarcia.live/)
Website: www.kinergytech.com
Website: www.kinergycreative.com
Website: www.thenerdheard.net


If you liked this episode, please SUBSCRIBE to the podcast and drop us a FIVE-STAR REVIEW. We appreciate you, and your support enables us to keep bringing you the goods on the show!

Dave Garcia is a consultant, visionary, and investor. He owns businesses in multiple industries; IT services, digital marketing, and more.
Dave started Kinergy Tech by offering digital marketing and worked solo for about 5 years. In the last few years he developed NerdHerd, realizing that there was an opportunity to have a ‘geek squad’ that was farther reaching. He is currently working on franchising that business. Dave also created Headspace, which is for creatives and “nerds.”
He also owns Kinergy Creative, which offers IT, data services, marketing, websites, and is also branching into phone apps.
He’s now built his empire to have a team of 20 and is a 7 figure business owner. Tune in to hear Dave’s vision, his creative storytelling, and get inspired by the unbridled enthusiasm he has for life and his businesses!
During this episode, you will learn about;


[1:30] Intro to Dave and his businesses
[2:20] Why does Dave keep pushing as hard as he does in multiple businesses?
[5:30] How Dave got his start in entrepreneurship
[10:22] Dave’s main focus
[12:00] The creation of Dave’s logo
[13:00] Relying on systems in a franchise model of business
[14:55] Why Dave didn’t get into a franchise cleaning business
[16:32] Dave explains having the best team of ‘honey badgers’
[18:00] How Dave finds the right projects to fuel his energy
[21:06] How COVID has affected I.T.
[22:34] Taking off the training wheels and doing it yourself
[25:39] A good decision that changed the game for Dave in his business
[27:30] The need for finding your voice and being creative in starting a business
[28:45] A bad decision Dave made in his business
[30:00] Learning from mistakes
[32:00] Seed analogy - form vs. function
[34:30] Taking action based on internal vs. external motivation
[37:17] Tetherball Pole Analogy
[38:49] Speed Round
[41:40] How to connect with Dave
[42:40] Wrap-up
[43:40] Information on Gathering The Kings 90 Day Intensive


Notable Quotes


“There’s a world of innovations that are yet to be filled.” - Dave Garcia
“Take care of the honey, not the money.” - Dave Garcia
“Take time to invest your time in those that make you feel like your first love.” - Dave Garcia
“I’m not in a lane, I’m creating the lanes.” - Dave Garcia
“Find your lane, discover the channel, and be able to see it for what it is.” - Dave Garcia
“Get your team, your people, in the right space and the right lane.” - Dave Garcia
“Be careful when you start getting accolades.” - Dave Garcia
“I’m not regretful of what I did or what I’ve done, because it’s taught me lessons I can talk about today.” - Dave Garcia
“You don’t always have to have it super clear to take action.” - Chaz Wolfe (Host)


Books and Resources Recommended:
https://www.amazon.com/Habits-Highly-Effective-People-Powerful/dp/0743269519 (“7 Habits of Highly Effective People,” by Stephen R. Covey )


Let’s Connect!
Dave Garcia
Phone: 541-357-9432
Email: Dave@kinergytech.com
Website: https://davegarcia.live/ (https://davegarcia.live/)
Website: www.kinergytech.com
Website: www.kinergycreative.com
Website: www.thenerdheard.net


If you liked this episode, please SUBSCRIBE to the podcast and drop us a FIVE-STAR REVIEW. We appreciate you, and your support enables us to keep bringing you the goods on the show!

44 min