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The Talent Empowerment podcast with host Tom Finn delivers cutting edge stories for business leaders! Each week, host Tom Finn, co-founder and CEO of LeggUP, sits down with capable bold leaders, talent development savants, founders, and executives from every industry to learn how they’re driving people innovation, discovering their own purpose and building performance in their own world. Alongside CEO’s, entrepreneurs, athletes, and industry icons, we’ll learn how to find your own life’s purpose to accelerate your transformation. Why? Good leaders work for their company. Great HR leaders work for their people. If you’ve made it this far, we think you’re pretty great! So, what do you say? Let’s transform our worlds, build personal agility and move from a culture of isolation to community.  Subscribe to our podcast wherever you like to listen so you never miss an opportunity to empower your people.

Talent Empowerment with Tom Finn Tom Finn

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 33 Ratings

The Talent Empowerment podcast with host Tom Finn delivers cutting edge stories for business leaders! Each week, host Tom Finn, co-founder and CEO of LeggUP, sits down with capable bold leaders, talent development savants, founders, and executives from every industry to learn how they’re driving people innovation, discovering their own purpose and building performance in their own world. Alongside CEO’s, entrepreneurs, athletes, and industry icons, we’ll learn how to find your own life’s purpose to accelerate your transformation. Why? Good leaders work for their company. Great HR leaders work for their people. If you’ve made it this far, we think you’re pretty great! So, what do you say? Let’s transform our worlds, build personal agility and move from a culture of isolation to community.  Subscribe to our podcast wherever you like to listen so you never miss an opportunity to empower your people.

    Dr. Jonathan Baktari: Preview

    Dr. Jonathan Baktari: Preview

    With the knowledge, he gained from his work as a doctor, medical director, and teacher, Dr. Jonathan Baktari established two tech-driven companies that focus on providing quick, individualized service.
    Dr. Jonathan created e7 health, and US drug testing centers, he shares his advice for physicians wanting to work as entrepreneurs in the medical field.

    {You can hear the full episode Thursday, February 9th}

    • 1 min
    How GI Joe Influenced Scientific Innovation interview with Tom Finn & Stefan Lukianov

    How GI Joe Influenced Scientific Innovation interview with Tom Finn & Stefan Lukianov

    The cartoon villain Serpentor influenced eight-year-old Stefan who grew up to found Salve therapeutics, a gene therapy company. Stefan Lukianov explains the role of technology in scientific innovation and the implications of using CAD designs in biology. 

    Talking Points: 

    {01:16} How GI Joe influenced Stefan.
    {04:00} The story of Salve Therapeutics 
    {06:15} Technology in Scientific Innovation
    {08:00} How does Salve Therapeutics affect the people in America?
    {10:10} The implications of using CAD designs in biology.
    {26:45} Best place to go for resources on this topic.

    Stefan N. Lukianov Bio:

    Stefan N. Lukianov is the Founder/CEO of Salve Therapeutics, Inc., and an MA student in the Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Program at Johns Hopkins University. His company builds new viral-mediated therapies using computational tools. He has two BS degrees from the University of Maine (2006), an MS from the University of Pittsburgh (2013), and an AM from Harvard University (2019). He enjoys art, reading, sports, and nature.

    Resources and Links:

    Website: https://www.salvetx.com/
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stefan-n-lukianov-3a6862205/
    Connect with Tom Finn

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/therealtomfinn/
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/therealtomfinn
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@therealtomfinn
    Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealtomfinn
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/therealtomfinn/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therealtomfinn
    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/therealtomfinn

    • 38 min
    Stefan Lukianov: Preview

    Stefan Lukianov: Preview

    The cartoon villain Serpentor influenced eight-year-old Stefan who grew up to found Salve therapeutics, a gene therapy company. Stefan Lukianov explains the role of technology in scientific innovation and the implications of using CAD designs in biology. {You can hear the full Episode on Thursday, February 2nd}

    • 4 min
    Next Gen Health Scanning Interview with Tom Finn and Dr. Gil Travish

    Next Gen Health Scanning Interview with Tom Finn and Dr. Gil Travish

    Invest in people and relationships. Persevere. Keep going. Maintain your determination and make sure you have an iron stomach along the way. And most importantly, execute, you can't dream big dreams and not have your hands do anything. You absolutely have to learn how to execute. Dr. Gil Travish shares his advice for other enthronements. He shares his journey with ViBo Health, and why his new technology is going to change our Health procedures. 

    Talking Points: 

    {02:10} The journey to ViBo Health
    {04:00} The technology behind ViBo Health
    {06:00} What sets ViBo Health apart from existing tools?
    {09:15} What stage of development ViBo Health is currently?
    {26:10} Learning from mistakes.
    {30:00} The inspiration in the journey
    {33:40} Lessons learned in the journey. 

    Dr. Gil Travish Bio:

    Gil works on the commercialization of technology and medical devices and has been the founder of four past companies. He founded and serves as the CEO of ViBo Health, working in the non-invasive health tracking space. Most recently before that, he co-founded, served as a board member and Chief Science Officer for Adaptix Ltd., working on novel x-ray sources for medical imaging for the past 10 years. Gil is a Fellow and lifetime member of the American Physics Society (APS) and is currently on the executive committee for the Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics (FIAP). Dr. Travish has a long track record presenting and publishing (over 150 publications in various journals and conferences) along with patenting. Gil has experience working and living in multiple countries including USA, Italy, UK and Portugal. 

    Resources and Links:

    Website: https://www.vibo.health/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/giltravish/

    Connect with Tom Finn

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/therealtomfinn/
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/therealtomfinn
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@therealtomfinn
    Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealtomfinn
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/therealtomfinn/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therealtomfinn
    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/therealtomfinn

    • 42 min
    Dr. Gil Travish: Preview

    Dr. Gil Travish: Preview

    Invest in people and relationships. Persevere. Keep going. Maintain your determination and make sure you have an iron stomach along the way. And most importantly, execute, you can't dream big dreams and not have your hands do anything. You absolutely have to learn how to execute. Dr. Gil Travish shares his advice for other enthronements. He shares his journey with ViBo Health, and why his new technology is going to change our Health procedures.
    {You can hear the full episode Thursday, January 26th}

    • 1 min
    Lab and Building Design for The World’s Best Scientists with Tom Finn & Mike Mulvey

    Lab and Building Design for The World’s Best Scientists with Tom Finn & Mike Mulvey

    Growing up in South Africa, Mike’s father pushed him toward the medical field, but after one visit to the architecture wing of the University of Cape Town and Mike switched his field of study. Today Mike designs laboratories that inspire people to work together in harmony. 

    Talking Points: 

    {01:15} Becoming a member of Mensa 
    {02:47} Growing up in South Africa and the journey to a career as an architect
    {10:10} Lessons from working international
    {15:00} Game plan that you have for every facility you build
    {27:10} Favorite top three projects
    {31:10} Overwhelmingly challenges  

    Mike Mulvey Bio:

    Mike is an architect by trade and joined HED Design in 2018. He's got a long history of success before that. He also specializes in laboratory design for life science companies. So essentially, he's designing the structure for smart people to design the next exciting discoveries in human science for all of us. 

    Resources and Links:

    Website: https://www.hed.design/LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikemulvey01/Connect with Tom Finn

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/therealtomfinn/
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/therealtomfinn
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@therealtomfinn
    Tiktok: https://www.tiktok.com/@therealtomfinn
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/therealtomfinn/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/therealtomfinn
    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/therealtomfinn

    • 38 min

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