Playing Above the Line is Avizo Group’s podcast on leadership. As a business consulting firm, we’re interested in sharing the leadership strategies and skills from those who impact our communities and businesses for the better. Tune in every week to hear insights from business owners, entrepreneurs, community activists, and others who are in a position to lead.
This episode features Jim Foley, the managing partner of Fairhope Brewing Company! You'll hear how 2 attorneys journeyed through deciding to open a brewery, which includes learning whether or not your favorite beer was developed in a turkey frier, but you won't get an answer on which comes first: the name of the beer or recipe.
On this episode, Allen catches up with someone who is an accomplished teacher, who can direct music from memory, and who was Allen's high school band director - Johnny Folsom!! Johnny explains how excellence in performance comes from showing his students that he cares.
Vaughan Drinkard & Tara Barber: A Father-Daughter Attorney Duo
This week, we got to talk with Vaughan Drinkard & Tara Barber, the father-daughter duo running Drinkard & Barber. They are attorneys who focus on estate planning, primarily through the use of revocable living trusts. We loved getting a little inside scoop on what it's like being in business together as well as how their passions help their clients AND their communities.
On this episode you'll hear from the co-owner of Southern Landscape Renovations (and the NEW Southern Container Company), Tyler Brown. He shares the lessons he's learned through the process of starting a business from scratch which ranges from learning the hard lesson of delegating, refining processes, and even how to define their ideal client.
Jorge Diaz: Celebrate Relationships
This episode offers a revealing explanation of how much time, money, and effort it takes to start your own business. Jorge Diaz, the founder & owner of Larry Jacob Internet Marketing, joins us & shares how he discovered the importance of mentors & not losing yourself and what you love along the journey.
Aaron White - The Seasons of Leadership
This week we had the opportunity to sit down and chat with Aaron White, a relationship manager at SmartBank in Fairhope, Alabama. Using his experiences as examples, Aaron explains how he believes effective leadership is a season - which requires an ability to adapt to the situation and the team as needed.
Soul Caffeine interview
I really really enjoyed Eric’s interview. He and his wife have an amazing joyful attitude about God, family and people. Love it!
Leaders and their inspiration
I love the first 3 episodes! I felt like I was binge watching (listening) to "Real Leaders of Mobile & Baldwin County"! Cannot wait until next Tuesday!!
I’m enjoying listening to small business leaders to hear about their path to success. I’ve enjoyed the insights & cant wait to hear more!