Have you always wondered what it takes to make an Idea go from ok to amazing? To go from Idea to Exit?
What are the trends shaping India today, and how can we take the lessons from Silicon Valley and apply them at scale?
We created Halo Drop to build a community of amazing entrepreneurs, investors, family offices, hustlers, and change agents. We want you to be inspired to learn, build, and become successful! We spend countless hours researching the top trends in India and America to bubble up the macro trends, find amazing companies, and share actionable tips for you to get started.
This isn’t just a show for you to listen in on, we want you to participate and build.
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Sustainable Fashion, the Popularity of Podcasting & Mental Health Support
How sustainable are your fashion choices? What can you do to play your part in consuming clothes that respect the planet? While listening to podcasts is a great way to escape mentally, we share our favorite companies set up to support mental health. And finally, do you collect baseball cards? Then don’t miss our recommendation for where to source old ones!
Sustainable fast fashion brands
The audio app space
Taking care of your mental health
Trading baseball cards
Stretching your calves
Applying Lessons Learned from Football to the Business World with San Francisco 49er, Jerry Rice
If you need motivation to take your startup to the next level, don’t miss this amazing conversation with American football player, Hall of Famer, Jerry Rice. Jerry imparts a wealth of wisdom gleaned during his time both on and off the football field, including why failure motivates him, and fueling the GOAT mindset.
From football dream to reality
Winning and losing the Super Bowl
Why fear of failure is his biggest motivator
The importance of leading by example
Fueling the GOAT mindset
Venktesh Shukla - Becoming One Of Silicon Valley’s Most Active Angel Investors
Don’t miss Venktesh Shukla sharing his incredible journey on Halo Drop. Coming to the US for his MBA. How he became Teradyne’s most successful sales person having never sold before. Why he became a VC. How he became involved in Startup India. Why having a wide network of people is invaluable. And how meditation gets his head back in the game.
Finding product market fit
Becoming a TiE angel
The advantage of being a distributed company
His advice for new entrepreneurs
3D Printers, DTC Brands & Hydration Multipliers
In today’s quirky episode, we discuss everything from 3D printers, including printing your own home, to DTC brands that are hugely successful, such as dog food, makeup, and gender neutral perfume; before touching upon hydration multipliers, and the best sorts of lube. It’s an eclectic mix as always! Don’t miss out.
Jinx dog food
Gender neutral perfume
The rise of DTC brands
The Rise of Athleisure Wear
Getting back to in-person meetings after a year of working from home means having to find clothes that aren’t athleisure wear and ‘proper shoes’. We’ve become so accustomed to wearing sweats day in and day out, it’s tough setting them aside.
Peter Pham - The Entrepreneurial Journey To Science Inc.
On today’s episode we are thrilled to chat to the phenomenal Peter Pham, one of L.A.’s most prominent early-stage investors and the co-founder of Science Inc., a Santa Monica startup studio and early-stage venture fund that manages over $100 million and recently launched a $310.5 million SPAC (and is also behind Dollar Shave Club).
His journey to entrepreneur
Find your superpower
Founding Science Inc.
What makes a desirable founder
Miami vs LA vs Austin vs Bay Area
Amazing idea and opportunity!
Looking forward to listening to the episodes!