The mission of the MAD Podcast is to cultivate conversations with leaders who are making a difference in their businesses, communities, and other people’s lives. These stories are important and we believe that they need to be told! Join us every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30PM MST for every episode.
Episode 53 - Noel Aruliah
Noel Aruliah is the founder of Curry Traits and Growing OC. Noel Founded Subtle Curry Traits, an online community, 3 years ago, and today it is a private Facebook group with over 972,000 members and over 700K members engaging each month.
Noel knows what it takes to create a thriving online community, and that's how Growing OC was born.
You can book a free, 15 min call with him to find out more info around the online course.
Episode 52 - Welcome, Cole!
Join us in welcoming our new co-host, Cole Slayden!
Cole is a Multimedia Specialist on the Branding Team at Madwire®. As a part of the emerging wave of young content creators who have grown up with the internet, the early days of his career took place on YouTube creating fun-spirited videos of the popular game video game Minecraft. 200+ gaming videos later he had amassed a whopping…30 subscribers, (which later turned out to be dummy accounts made by one of his friends.) Although gaming is no longer his claim to fame, nine years and a LOT of videos later, Cole has gone on to cultivate an online audience of over a quarter million followers.
Outside of his creative endeavors, Cole is a notorious cat lover, with he best friend being a two-foot tall calico boy named Gulliver.
He loves meeting new people and isn’t afraid to break the ice, sharing passion and absorbing wisdom are fundamental parts of his Identity.
Episode 51 - A Farewell
Today's episode is certainly bittersweet as we bid farewell to Darius.
Episode 50 - Buck Adams
We made it, friends! Episode 50 is here and we are so excited to share this milestone episode with you, and we thank you for your support of the Make a Difference Podcast.
In episode 50, we talk to Buck Adams, founder of Art for Redemption. Buck is a veteran, social entrepreneur, and a formally incarcerated individual. While incarcerated, Buck began working with Defy Colorado, an independent nonprofit organization that helps individuals with criminal histories create legal business ventures. This is how Art for Redemption came to life.
Art for Redemption helps inmates become rehabilitated and contributing members of society through art made in prison.
Episode 49 - Reza Zadeh
Reza is a husband, father, NFL Chaplain for the Denver Broncos, and a campus director for Athletes in Action.
He is originally from Abadan, Iran, yet spent most of his life in Southern California. He attended Colorado State University and had the opportunity to play football for the Rams. His love of investing in others and athletics lead him to coach at the collegiate level for 2 years before he started pouring his life into others on and off the playing field. He currently coaches business men and women, helping organizations align vision and mentor athletes.
Episode 48 - Feel Good Stories Part 2
It's another episode of feel good stories! Darius and Farra share some feel good stories from around the world this week.
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