Profit Peak for Entrepreneurs is focused on how entrepreneurs achieve the American Dream. In this show, we interview successful entrepreneurs, learn from business thought leaders, and pay attention to events and trends that impact our businesses. Join us as we demonstrate that the American Dream is alive and well to those courageous enough to take the journey.
PPfE Season 1 Episode 7 | Breaking Free From Old Paradigms
Today's topic is Breaking Free From Old Paradigms and will include a special report from Jim Struble, President of Jim Struble Realty. We will then speak with Randy & Erika Herman, Owners of four businesses including Cornerstone Chem-Dry and 1-800 Water Damage of NE Dallas & SE Collin. Then Phani Ilapakurty, CEO of dotKonnect will give us a Chalk Talk educational moment. And for our fun segment, we’ll visit with Eddie Deen, Co-Owner of Eddie Deen & Company Catering and learn about his amazing Backwards Bicycle.
PPfE Season 1 Episode 6 | Achieving the American Dream
To start our show, we’ll hear a special report on the origins of the American Dream from our Profit Peak News Reporter—Elizabeth Baldwin. We will then speak with Michael & Nikole Rose, CEO and President, respectively, of Mojo Media Labs. Daniel Melander, an Investment Advisor with WealthWave, will share with us some thoughts on how we can build lasting wealth. And back for an encore performance is Steve Starobinsky, Founder of Kid@Heart who will share some of the latest trends in the ‘Fun’ Industry.
PPfE Season 1 Episode 5 | Market Leadership
Today, we explore the concept of Market Leadership. Our show rundown includes a special report by Elizabeth Baldwin from CyrusOne's Carrollton facility, which is the largest data center in Texas, an entrepreneur-team interview with Dave & Darian Reichert, the owners of Davis Hawn Lumber Company & Architectural Millworks, a Chalk Talk Education moment with Nelson Valderrama, CEO of Intuilize, and a visit to the Zero Gravity extreme adventure park where we'll go bungee jumping.
PPfE Season 1 Episode 4 | Surviving Business Disaster
In keeping with today’s theme on Surviving Business Disaster, Elizabeth Baldwin will share a survival metaphor from the Frontiers of Flight Museum in Dallas, Texas. We will interview Eddie & Allison Deen, the owners of Eddie Deen & Company Catering—one of the largest catering companies in Texas. We will have a Chalk Talk educational moment with Phani Ilapakurty, CEO of dotKonnect; followed by a conversation with Hubert Zajicek, Founder of the Health Hacking Crisis Network.
PPfE Season 1 Episode 3 | Leveling the Playing Field
Today’s show seeks to 'Level the Playing Field' and will feature a guest Profit Peak news reporter—Ashita Mutyala—who is onsite in South Dallas at the Small Business Development Center. We will then enjoy a visit with Lynn Dohm, Director of Women in Cyber Security and Barette Mort who is a member of that organization. Andy Weng, an Investment Advisor with WealthWave, will educate us on some financial literacy concepts. We’ll end with some fun at Rowlett Creek Preserve in Garland, Texas where we’ll traverse a mountain biking trail to illustrate the importance of making the right decisions at the right time.
PPfE Season 1 Episode 2 | The Families Behind Family-Owned Businesses
We’ve got a great lineup today focused on the Families Behind Family-Owned Businesses. Our reporter Elizabeth Baldwin is at Southfork Ranch where we’ll hear about a dysfunctional family business from the TV show Dallas. Then we’ll leave the world of fiction, and meet real-life entrepreneurs Matt & Dana DeVance, the owners of DeVance Electronic Lifestyle. After that, Kevin Hinckley, President of Covefort Consulting, will share some ideas about workplace communication. And finally, Steve Starobinsky, Founder of Kid@Heart will help us explore trends in the ‘Fun’ industry.