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Advus After Hours is a podcast focused on the intersection of innovation, finance and community in Orlando, Florida - hosted by wealth advisors Mitchell Lamoriello and Jeff Lee.

Advus After Hours Mitchell Lamoriello and Jeff Lee

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Advus After Hours is a podcast focused on the intersection of innovation, finance and community in Orlando, Florida - hosted by wealth advisors Mitchell Lamoriello and Jeff Lee.

    The Cost of Legal Aid For All - Jeff Harvey of Community Legal Services

    The Cost of Legal Aid For All - Jeff Harvey of Community Legal Services

    Mitchell and Jeff are joined by Jeff Harvey, CEO of Community Legal Services, a non-profit that provides no-cost legal services to vulnerable low-income communities in Central Florida. The guys discuss Jeff’s military service, connecting with mentors and developing a passion for leadership and service, and how those life experiences have helped CLS grow significantly, becoming one of the largest law firms in Central Florida.
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    Learn More about Community Legal Services: https://www.clsmf.org
    TIMESTAMPS
    00:00:00 – Introducing Jeff Harvey, CEO of Community Legal Services
    00:04:40 – Facing Challenges and Perseverance
    00:09:08 – Struggling with Values in a New Profession
    00:13:50 – Legal Aid for Low-Income Individuals in Florida
    00:18:42 – Saving a $225,000 Home
    00:23:23 – Speaking at Victory Cup and the Importance of Lawyers Serving the Community
    00:27:57 – Measuring Success and Highlighting Good
    00:32:37 – Legal Access for All
    00:36:58 – Volunteer lawyers and access to justice
    00:41:28 – Outro
    This podcast is produced by Advus Financial Partners, a wealth management firm located in the Central Florida area, that focuses on wealth and investment management, retirement management, and mission-focused investment strategies.
    Disclaimer: https://advuspartners.com/sm-disclaimer

    • 41 min
    Leading A Team of Alphas - Brandon Siler of NetFlix's Swamp Kings

    Leading A Team of Alphas - Brandon Siler of NetFlix's Swamp Kings

    Mitchell and Jeff are joined by Brandon Siler, star of the NetFlix documentary Swamp Kings and University of Florida Football legend where he helped the Gators win the 2006 SEC Championship Game and the 2007 BCS National Championship Game before moving on to a 7-year career in the NFL. Brandon recalls the college recruiting process, why he chose UF over Miami and USC, his friendship with Tim Tebow, his business ventures that are focused on helping players dealing with mental health, addiction, and disability claim problems, his new book on leadership, and much more.
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    Learn More about Legacy Pro Sports: https://legacyprosports.us
    Get Brandon’s Book – The Definition of a Leader: How To Lead Others and be True to Your Own Vision: https://www.amazon.com/Definition-Leader-Lead-Others-Vision-ebook/dp/B0CGT5B5KD
    TIMESTAMPS
    00:46 – Daytona origins and growing up with a single mother
    09:07 – College football recruiting stories
    11:58 – Brandon wanted to play for Miami
    16:17 – Brandon almost played for USC
    29:28 – Brandon’s book and leadership style
    35:18 – Leading different personalities
    44:53 – The Tebow story that NetFlix cut
    49:01 – Working with NetFlix on Swamp Kings
    51:07 – Jovan Belcher’s death & Legacy Pro Sports
    1:01:31 – What’s next for Legacy Pro Sports
    1:03:50 – Brandon’s new Youth Leadership Academy
    This podcast is produced by Advus Financial Partners, a wealth management firm located in the Central Florida area, that focuses on wealth and investment management, retirement management, and mission-focused investment strategies.
    Disclaimer: https://advuspartners.com/sm-disclaimer

    • 1 hr 12 min
    The Power of Storytelling - Ashley Vann of Victory Cup Initiative

    The Power of Storytelling - Ashley Vann of Victory Cup Initiative

    Mitchell and Jeff are joined by Ashley Vann, Founder of Victory Cup Initiative, a non-profit that hosts an annual competition to help local non-profits amplify their stories, raise funds, and build community. The discussion ranges from Ashley’s background as a Winter Park native, her roots and early success in wealth management, how the skills she learned as a financial services professional helped seed the idea for Victory Cup Initiative, the success and future of the competition-based non-profit, and much more.
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    TIMESTAMPS
    00:33 – A true Winter Park native
    01:26 – Ashley’s roots in Wealth Management
    04:08 – The Power of Storytelling
    07:49 – Mentors are key
    10:54 – How Victory Cup started
    15:50 – Pitching the Victory Cup idea
    22:05 – How big is Victory Cup?
    26:06 – Helping non-profits define their story
    35:03 – The long-tail effect of Victory Cup
    36:19 – What makes a good story?
    42:04 – How to get involved with Victory Cup
    44:32 – The future of Victory Cup
    This podcast is produced by Advus Financial Partners, a wealth management firm located in the Central Florida area, that focuses on wealth and investment management, retirement management, and mission-focused investment strategies.
    Disclaimer: https://advuspartners.com/sm-disclaimer

    • 51 min
    The Power of Neighborhoods - Eddy Moratin of Lift Orlando

    The Power of Neighborhoods - Eddy Moratin of Lift Orlando

    Mitchell and Jeff chat with Eddy Moratin, President of Lift Orlando, a non-profit dedicated to strengthening neighborhoods by building high quality, mixed-income housing and providing a cradle to career educational pipeline while improving community health and wellness. The conversation touches on topics such as the rich history of the black community in Orlando, how disinvestment opens the door to gentrification, the role of community partnerships in driving positive change, the success of the Lift Orlando method, and much more.
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    TIMESTAMPS
    01:49 – Eddie’s early beginnings
    10:17 – The Lift Orlando Method
    13:54 – Black history in Orlando
    19:10 – Lift Orlando’s success
    26:01 – The Cradle to Career pipeline
    30:41 – Building generational wealth
    36:05 – How to support Lift Orlando
    46:09 – Avoiding gentrification
    50:52 – What’s next for Lift Orlando
    This podcast is produced by Advus Financial Partners, a wealth management firm located in the Central Florida area, that focuses on wealth and investment management, retirement management, and mission-focused investment strategies.
    Disclaimer: https://advuspartners.com/sm-disclaimer

    • 58 min
    Doing BBQ Different - Thomas Ward of Pig Floyd's & Pigzza

    Doing BBQ Different - Thomas Ward of Pig Floyd's & Pigzza

    Mitchell and Jeff chat with Thomas Ward, entrepreneur and local restaurateur, about his history in the restaurant business and his latest dine-in sensation Pigzza – a fusion of smoked meats and Italian food. Thomas details his path from food trucks to award-winning dining establishments, his thoughts on Orlando as a food city, embracing criticism and radical honesty with customers, lessons he’s learned over the years, why a restaurateur would want to host a podcast, and more.
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    Learn More about Pigzza
    TIMESTAMPS
    00:45 – Why would a restaurateur host a podcast?
    02:57 – Mentors in Orlando
    05:33 – Maintaining brand identity
    07:52 – The restaurant business isn’t for everyone
    10:10 – The origins of Pigzza
    15:39 – Embracing criticism & when to advertise
    18:29 – Doing BBQ different & being nationally ranked
    24:04 – The most important role in the kitchen
    26:49 – How to hire the right people
    29:33 – Learning from the stories of others
    32:17 – How Covid changed the game
    35:02 – Why Thomas chose the restaurant business
    40:31 – The future of the Orlando food community
    44:45 – Growth challenges and concept viability
    This podcast is produced by Advus Financial Partners, a wealth management firm located in the Central Florida area, that focuses on wealth and investment management, retirement management, and mission-focused investment strategies.
    Disclaimer: https://advuspartners.com/sm-disclaimer

    • 46 min
    Creating a Food Brand From Scratch - Wil Torres of Golden Dough Foods

    Creating a Food Brand From Scratch - Wil Torres of Golden Dough Foods

    Our guest this week is Wil Torres, founder of Golden Dough Foods and the manufacturer and product developer behind the number one extended shelf life yeast raised donut in the packaged sweet goods category. Wil and the guys discuss the story and rapid growth of Golden Dough, how a love of Shark Tank lead to Wil leveraging LinkedIn to create business opportunities for himself, the challenges of being an introvert in a sales-based industry, why he cut short his early professional golfing career to go into business, and more.
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    Learn More about Golden Dough Foods
    This podcast is produced by Advus Financial Partners, a wealth management firm located in the Central Florida area, that focuses on wealth and investment management, retirement management, and mission-focused investment strategies.
    Disclaimer: https://advuspartners.com/sm-disclaimer

    • 44 min

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