Posts Tagged ‘networking’

#86: Sharks Foundation’s commitment to giving back to the Bay Area!

Learn more about the San Jose Sharks Foundation: https://www.nhl.com/sharks/sharksfoundation Get your tickets for the Tank Tailgate on 9/23: https://www.nhl.com/sharks/sharksfoundation/tank-tailgate In 1994, the San Jose Sharks established the official charity arm of the team the Sharks Foundation, a public 501(c)(3) nonprofit. The Sharks Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the lives of underserved youth and families in the…

#85: Stuck in an Elevator w/ May Sam Liccardo of San Jose!

Follow Mayor Sam Liccardo The Great408! About this Episode Features backstory – growing up in south bay, local high school (bellarmine) Highlights include challenges with trump on climate change Future vision for san jose Recent re-election and what he would like to be remembered for Favorite things to do in and around san jose Relationships…

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#84: College Football Playoff National Championship 2019!

Learn more about the College Football National Championship (Game on 1/7/2019) Upcoming Events & Watch Parties leading up to the Championship Game Get your tickets for the game on 1/7/19 Check out the Volunteer Opportunities Suite & Sponsorships Get a FREE Ike’s Sandwich! Get a FREE 30 day trial to Audible to listen to free…

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#79: Hustle Con – Recap live from Paramount Theatre in Oakland

Get a FREE 30 day trial to Audible to listen to free books (click here) Get a FREE Ike’s Sandwich! Review any of the WhatUp Podcasts and tag us on social (@WhatUpSV) to be entered! Entrepreneurs mentioned… – The Hustle – The Up and Comers – Playground Studios – Emerge Marketing – Thoughtful Human –…

#78: San Jose Sharks President, Jonathan Becher!

About Jonathan Becher In Jan 2018, John Tortora and I were named co-presidents of Sharks Sports & Entertainment (SSE). My primary focus is fan engagement, sales, marketing and revenue. Tortora oversees the company’s finance and venue operations.  Announcement • Highly-collaborative senior executive with multiple demonstrated successes as CEO, delivering growth agendas with measurable financial and…

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#74: Anjelah Johnson – Comedian, Actress & former Raiderette Cheerleader!

World Famous comedian, Anjelah Johnson, sat down with Sam & Serg to give Silicon Valley locals a behind-the-scenes look into what keeps her motivated… and we mean “behind-the-scenes” – this pod was recorded backstage at the San Jose Improv right before Anjelah stepped on stage to perform. Time Stamps – Nail Salon Story @ 11:30…

#72: Dan Gordon – the man behind Gordon Biersch!

Hilarious Gordon Biersch YouTube video referenced  The Gordon Biersch way to deliver kegs! Sign-up for Audible and get a FREE month! Sam:                      All right. Let’s bring in our guest today. Sergio, pretty pumped. We’re at Gordon Biersch Brewery and we’re sitting with Dan Gordon. Sergio:                  We’re not only at Gordon Biersch, we’re at the headquarters…

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#10: Event Planning with commonsku’s Mark Graham

Co-founder of commonsku, Mark Graham, is a veteran in promotional marketing. Through their software, not only has Graham helped entrepreneurs with their business, but created a platform for marketing professionals to interact and share lessons and values through networking events. Graham is one of the leaders behind skucamp and skucon, two commonsku sponsored gatherings for…

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Sweet Home Silicon Valley #10 | Sonic Runway’s last night + Mt Umunhum, that rectangular cement block explained

Sweet Home Silicon Valley Episode 10

2 great activities to do right away in the South Bay! It’s Sonic Runway’s last night in downtown San Jose, check out the corridor of lights that visualizes the speed of sound for FREE, tonight! Plus, what’s the backstory on that rectangular box atop Mt Umunhum? Did you know it’s now open to the public?

Sweet Home Silicon Valley #9 | South Bay Tacos are the BOMB! Who won the Bay Area taco competition and where to get them

Sweet Home Silicon Valley

Sources Bay Area’s Best Taco Competition San Jose Quakes MLS Soccer Home Opener Tickets | March 3 Silicon Valley Young Professionals March Meetup | March 15 Women in Business Leadership Group | March 21 Wire Fraud is the Fastest Growing Real Estate Cybercrime in the U.S.   If you’re pickin’ up what we’re puttin’ down,…

Sweet Home Silicon Valley #8 | Redfin’s 10 hottest neighborhoods – 9 of them are in San Jose! Also, where to get the Bay Area’s best tacos… according to local voters

Silicon Valley hottest neighborhoods 2018

Sources Bacon & Beer Classic | Feb 24 San Jose Quakes MLS Soccer Home Opener Tickets | March 3 Silicon Valley Young Professionals March Meetup | March 15 San Jose Mercury News Vote now: Best Bay Area Taco? It’s down to these final 4 Redfin’s Ten Hottest Neighborhoods   If you like what you heard…

Sweet Home Silicon Valley #7 | Big house, big maintenance OR downtown dwelling w/ direct access? Which do you prefer?

Sources Sorry, Nobody Wants Your Parents’ Stuff WhatUp’s Pitch Tank 3.0 & Super Mixer Event | Feb 21 San Jose Winter Jazz Fest | Feb 15 – Feb 28 Future of Diridon Development | Feb 22   If you like what you heard today, be sure to catch all things Sweet Home SV over on…

SweetHomeSV #6: All things SoFA! Downtown San Jose’s art, culture, & food hotspot – if you like San Pedro Market, check out this similar food (+ arts) scene

All things SoFA! Downtown San Jose’s art, culture, and food hotspot – if you like San Pedro Market, check out this similar food (+ arts) scene off 1st St. in San Jose. Also- a new mixed use apartment/business building that’s scheduled to be completed this year — just steps away. And let’s take advantage of…

SweetHomeSV #4: WhatUp! Willow Glen — check out the new multi-business mercantile!

WhatUp! Willow Glen — check out the new multi-business mercantile sandwiched between Willow Glen and downtown San Jose + learn how the latest government shutdown might… or might not… affect your mortgage. And did you know a Tony Award-winning Broadway show was in town?   Show Notes Sources & Links: Willow Glen History 10 Steps…

SweetHomeSV #3: NASA’s #1 tip for a healthier home plus a new program giving San Jose teachers money for a down payment on a home

Who knew the experts at NASA would an ingeniously simple way to clean the air we breathe at home? We’ll explain how plus, we’re picking up where we left off last week on tax reform. In today’s show, find out how property taxes… and possibly your rent, might be affected. Lastly- did hear about the…

SweetHomeSV #2: Goals for the new year – explore indoor + how the new tax laws affect your home

Brrr, it’s cold outside. We’ve got 3 unique ways to explore… indoors. Also, you’ve heard about the new tax reforms, learn how changes will affect your home, whether you rent or own. Show Notes: On today’s show, we continue the theme of resolutions and “goals”. In this episode, I share with you 3 unique [ and…

WhatUp #45: Joshua Russell – A representation of the Hustle & Grind that is Silicon Valley

In today’s podcast we sit down with Joshua Russell. An accomplished author, sports media Pro, art enthusiast and even a banker. Expect to hear some ghost stories as well… Shoutouts Silicon Valley Business Journal SV Creates Content mag 10/19 pickup party Sj leadership Svo/ SV next Pb wolf Dirtbag dan Winchester mystery house Little boy…

Sam & Serg #41: Larry Krueger from KNBR (Live @ Levi’s Stadium)

Larry Krueger sits down with us live from the KNBR Studio at Levi’s Stadium!  Listen in as the guys talk football on opening day, what it takes to work in radio (and with Gary Radnich), that one time Larry met Howard, college football in Silicon Valley, 49ers 2017 outlook, fantasy talk and Larry’s bold Super…