94 episodes

Each week, The Badass CEO brings you entrepreneurs and high-level executives to discuss business strategies, life experiences, lessons learned, tipping points, and what it takes to become and continue to be a Badass CEO. We will give you the motivation and tools needed to follow your dreams and be successful.

The Badass CEO Mimi MacLean

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 68 Ratings

Each week, The Badass CEO brings you entrepreneurs and high-level executives to discuss business strategies, life experiences, lessons learned, tipping points, and what it takes to become and continue to be a Badass CEO. We will give you the motivation and tools needed to follow your dreams and be successful.

    EP 94: Building Connections to Grow your Business with Female Entrepreneur Sarah Zapp

    EP 94: Building Connections to Grow your Business with Female Entrepreneur Sarah Zapp

    Sarah Zapp founded Beyond Board in order to raise board diversification and place an emphasis on thought leadership. Her mission is to foster peer-to-peer networking and reinvent the recruiting process in order to increase diversity and leadership. Her journey began as an award-winning journalist and through her career has grown a network of today's brightest leaders that she hosts events with at Beyond Board.
    Tune in to learn why she started Beyond Board, how her company is changing the way we recruit, and the importance of board diversity.


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    • 26 min
    EP 93: Bringing Broadway Abroad with Industry Vet and Female CEO Valentina Berger

    EP 93: Bringing Broadway Abroad with Industry Vet and Female CEO Valentina Berger

    Valentina Berger is a Broadway industry vet with experience in press work for shows like Spiderman Turn Off The Dark. She founded and ran GO Broadway, an accredited theater program that focuses on bringing shows and lessons to clients worldwide. Over the past decade, she's produced hundreds of theater workshops in-person and online for over 15,000 students connecting Broadway's best teacher and theater-makers to students worldwide. Her recent production of Rent in Argentina was the first Broadway show licensed internationally by MTI for live streaming.
    Please tune in to hear Valentina's story and journey in the Broadway world, why she started to GO, and her advice for female entrepreneurs.

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    • 18 min
    EP 92: How an Internship led to creating a Company with Katrina Markoff, Founder of Vosges Chocolate

    EP 92: How an Internship led to creating a Company with Katrina Markoff, Founder of Vosges Chocolate

    Katrina Markoff is the founder and CEO of Vosges, a chocolate brand with a mission to share quality, meaningful food with the world. She began her chocolatier apprenticeship in Spain under the direction of Ferran and Albert Adria of the famed El Bulli, where she began to understand that food was a medium for transformative visceral experiences. At the encouragement of Ferran she set out on a quest directed by the signs to identify her path and reason for being in the world of good, meaningful food and embarked on a trip around the world.

    Tune in to this incredible episode with a badass female CEO, learn about her journey creating Vosges, and why she believes you have to let go of your ego in order to succeed as an entrepreneur.
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    • 32 min
    EP 91: How Hillary Schafer is Elevating Public Service with One of the Longest Running Nonprofits

    EP 91: How Hillary Schafer is Elevating Public Service with One of the Longest Running Nonprofits

    Hillary Schafer is the female CEO of one of the longest-running nonprofits in the USA - Multiplying Good. Multiplying Good focuses on elevating public service as a means to empower individuals. Prior to joining Multiplying Good in September 2013, Hillary Schafer worked on Wall Street for 12 years. She was head of US Institutional Equity Sales in New York for Citigroup, and Hillary was one of the highest-ranking women in the equity business.
    She joined us to talk about her professional journey and becoming a female CEO, how Multiplying Good is creating nationwide community impact, and her advice for aspiring female entrepreneurs!

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    • 30 min
    EP 90: How Female CEO Kathy Bloomgarden Is Guiding Ruder Finn to Becoming the Leader in PR

    EP 90: How Female CEO Kathy Bloomgarden Is Guiding Ruder Finn to Becoming the Leader in PR

    How do you run one of the largest PR firms in the world, set standards for the industry, and continue to innovate and expand? Kathy Bloomgarden joins us this week on the podcast to tell us about her career journey and running a global PR agency her father started in 1948! Under Dr. Bloomgarden's leadership, Ruder Finn opened up one of the first global communication offices in China over 25 years ago, growing to eight offices in the region.
    Please tune in to hear about how she built a career in corporate PR, undertaking the role of CEO at Ruder Finn and growing it to become a leader in digital PR, and her advice for business founders looking to better their online and PR presence.

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    • 25 min
    EP 89: How Female Business Leader Inna Braverman Is Turning Waves Into Energy and Helping The Planet

    EP 89: How Female Business Leader Inna Braverman Is Turning Waves Into Energy and Helping The Planet

    Interested in creating change with your business? Inna Braverman is a female business leader with a bold mission to create change through wave energy. She is the founder of Eco Wave Power, the leading onshore wave energy company that turns waves into green energy! Her accolades include the UN Global Climate Action Award and being named one of the “Females Changing the World” by Wired Magazine.
    Tune in to hear Inna’s career journey and what inspired her to create Eco Wave, the innovative ways her company is lowering green energy costs and making them more available, and her tips for female entrepreneurs looking to grow their business.

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    I put together a Free Top 10 Checklist for Every Entrepreneur.  Click here to get your copy:
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    To learn more about our podcast guest, click here:


    If you enjoy this podcast, please help support the the podcast by using the link to our sponsors and companies I use for my business.  I receive a small percentage for each sale.  Thank you so much for your support!!
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    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
68 Ratings

68 Ratings

Dr. Sharon Grossman ,

Great tips for success

Not only does Mimi share excellent tips based on her years of experience but she has phenomenal guests that provide incredible value on her show. Don't miss it!

Nina beeeena ,

So inspiring

As a young female looking to step into the entrepreneurial world this has been invaluable! And the guests are spectacular!! Molly Sims + Daina Trout of Health Ade we’re so good!!

Trevor Oldham ,

An awesome podcast!

Mimi is an excellent host who brings out the best in each of her guests, a must listen!

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