Chasing Independence podcast sits down with action sports athletes from past and present who have taken what they loved and turned it into a business or started a company to support their passions. The similarities between top-performing athletes and entrepreneurs might just be the secret to success and we intend to find out. Tag along for the highs and lows of business life, mindset, personal development and a little secret sauce, this is Chasing Independence- From Podiums to Entrepreneurship. Hosted by Chase Sellmeyer.
Attacking The Private Label Game with Shane Levi Gould
Chances are you have bought plenty of private labeled products in the past and didn’t even know it. The seamless integration of a brand and a product created is not by chance. Private label clothing production gives retailers and individuals the...
From Cabrinha Kite Rider to Company Owner with Jon Modica
Everyone has seen the video of some kook kiteboarder getting dragged up and down the beach or even worse thrown into a hotel. Well, my experience was no different when I got tossed into a parked car. I think in the beginning we had no choice but to take...
Taking Blenders Eyewear to $90 Million All Online with Chase Fisher
Chase Fisher is living the action sports CEO dream! And it is not even close to being over. Chase went from slinging sunglasses between surf lessons on the beach in Santa Barbara to starting one of the most disruptive brands in sunglasses. Founded in...
Whatever the F**k it Takes with David Lesh
Are you an action sports fanatic with an insatiable lust for badassery?! Well, then you better hit that play button right now and listen to this episode featuring pro freestyle skier and entrepreneur David Lesh! David’s story is one for the ages. From his time as a child growing up in India to his teenage years on the ski slopes of Wisconsin, David has been consistent with one thing… he does whatever the hell he wants! Notably one of the more controversial pros in the skiing industry, David’s 'do what it takes' attitude has not only helped him grow a multi-million dollar brand but given him access to some pretty epic opportunities. David breaks down the hard lessons he learned as a budding entrepreneur and the reality of what it takes to succeed. Don’t skip this one, as the stories are raw yet painfully real. Strap in and shut up for this larger than life interview with David Lesh.
Selling Online During a Pandemic with Scott Kramer
Running an online business is hard. Media buying and getting in front of customers sometimes feels impossible. Scott breaks down his experience in working with some of today's top online brands and how they are reaching customers in this pandemic. Check...
Overcoming Tragedy to Serve Others with Matt Manzari
Drop everything and check out this special episode of Chasing Independence with pro wakeskater Matt Manzari! Matt's ability to take his experiences and help others makes this episode one of our most inspirational yet. At a young age, Matt went pro in...