This podcast is for and about founders, CEOs, and entrepreneurs seeking to change the status quo and bring innovative ideas into the world.
Learn how they are doing it and what innovative technologies and business models they are pushing forward.
35. The Art and Craft of Podcasting | Patrick Frick & Leonardo Marra
Patrick Frick, is a trilingual (Chinese, English, German) international sales manager with strong intercultural communication skills. At wenglor he provides leadership to the sales organizations across Asia.
He co-founded and co-direct the China Flexpat Podcast to help people work and live in China. He interviews successful foreign professionals in China to give practical advice to his listeners on how to succeed in that ecosystem.
Patrick's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/patrick-frick-%E5%82%85%E6%BD%98%E7%9D%BF-5b2942112/
Leonardo Marra is a sales management professional with a solid background in cross-functional and cross-cultural relationships.
Currently managing the Asia Pacific region for Istituto Marangoni and Domus Academy, global education pillars for professional and creative learning in the Fashion, Art, and Design fields. He strives to integrate the spirit of ‘Italianess’ and celebrate the global and multicultural reach of Italian culture.
He is the host of The International Business Podcast where he engages in conversations to draw insights from international business leaders.
Leo's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leonardo-marra26/
34. How to create new systems and Rebuild your business | Brian Tam
Brian Tam is a 3x TEDx speaker and the lead consultant at Let's Make Great!, where he leads corporate teams through FIRST TIME EVER challenges. From new business models to fresh brands, he guides multinational companies in China to systematically explore opportunities and work through innovations.
He's the mind behind PROTO Innovation Cards, the author of Awrignawl Creativity, and the producer of "The Rebuild" -- a documentary following the aftermath of the post-COVID pandemic. Born in New York, and proudly raised in New Jersey - he has been in China since 2007, working to drive the fantastic change that is happening in China & the world. Let's Make Great!
Brian Tam's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tamonline/
33. How to be relentlessly resourceful and invest in successful Startups | Rich Robinson
Rich Robinson helps startups build, scale-ups grow and organizations innovate. He is a sought-after keynote speaker that teaches at China's top two universities: at Peking University's Guanghua Int'l MBA program but also Entrepreneurship in China and at Tsinghua University's BI-Tsinghua joint program teaches 'pracademics' to senior execs.
Previously with 8 successive startups as a co-founder or senior exec, and with dozens of others as an investor, board member, advisor or mentor (HAX, Chinaccelerator & 500).
First a senior exec at 3 consecutive companies from private entities through to their listings, then went on to start 5 companies: 3 exited to publicly listed companies and 2 landed squarely in the 'L' column.
Rich is active in the geek-o-system in Asia/globally and speaks frequently at conferences. (Web Summit Lisbon & Dublin, TechCrunch Beijing, GMIC Beijing & Silicon Valley, Rise Hong Kong, and TechInAsia Singapore & Jakarta, etc).
Rich Robinson's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/richardrobinson/
32. Changing the education system & embracing the entrepreneurial way of being | Don Wettrick
Don Wettrick is the founder of The STARTedUP Foundation, author of “Pure Genius: Building a Culture of Innovation and Taking 20% Time to the Next Level” and host of the "STARTedUP Podcast".
Don is known for his award-winning work as a middle school and high school teacher; educational and innovation consultant; and educational speaker.
Don Wettrick"s Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/donwettrick/
31. Turning Academic research into digital products | Xavier Anguera
Xavier Anguera is the co-founder and CTO of ELSA Corp. Within ELSA he is responsible for engineering, research in speech/AI, and data science.
Prior to ELSA, he founded a digital electronic/audio-books publisher aimed at helping language learners getting used to the language while reading. Earlier in his career, he was one of the founding researchers in the multimedia research department at Telefonica, where he pursued research in speech and multimedia processing.
Xavier holds a Ph.D. in speech processing since 2006 and is the co-author of over 120 published research publications. He is also the co-inventor in multiple awarded/pending patents and an active contributor to the open-source community.
Over the years he has participated and/or organized multiple scientific open challenge competitions in the speech and multimedia areas.
Xavier's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/xanguera/
30. Your buyers are still out there and they need you | Viveka Van Rosen
Viveka von Rosen is a LinkedIn Expert & Speaker, Forbes Top 20 Most Influential.
As the Chief Visibility Officer and Master Trainer at Vengreso, she helps customers to win more business using digital sales techniques like social selling.
Viveka has been speaking on stage since she was 7 years old. After a brief 30 year hiatus, she started speaking again to audiences of all sizes in 2007. Her first introduction back onto the stage was as the keynote social media speaker at the Waldorf Astoria Ballroom to a room full of millionaires and billionaires.
She speaks on LinkedIn regularly, on stage monthly at various events all over the world. You can check out her keynote for the Digital Day Out conference in Auckland, New Zealand.
Internationally known as the “LinkedIn Expert”, Viveka works with B2B companies and executives, helping them achieve business success through the use of LinkedIn. From Auckland to Vancouver (and just about everywhere else in between).
Viveka has been on stage educating and entertaining audiences about the power and potential of LinkedIn.
Author of the best-selling books, “LinkedIn Marketing: An Hour a Day,” and "LinkedIn: 101 ways to Rock your Personal Brand", Viveka has been listed as a Top Social Media Influencer in Forbes for the past 4 years and a Top 25 Social Media Expert by LinkedIn.
Excellent job analyzing the unique challenges faced by entrepreneurs
Founders podcast for founders!
I had so much fun interviewing with the Founders Club Podcast and have enjoyed listening to many other great stories. Keep up the great work!