Posts Tagged ‘swag’

#25: Culture your Culture w/ Karen Jaw-Madson

Connect with Karen on LinkedIn! Check out the Book here! Culture Your Culture: Innovating Experiences @Work Organizational culture isn’t just a hot topic-it’s an untapped asset and potential liability for all businesses. And yet, for all its potential to make or break, few know how to manage cultures with proficiency. Culture Your Culture: Innovating Experiences @Work provides…

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#28: Burning Desire.

REMEMBER this is the podcast to fire you up for the work week because there’s No case of the Monday’s here! 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…

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#24: Growing communities and becoming good at influencer marketing, while empowering women to take charge of their health. Lea von Bidder (Co-founder and President of Ava)

Lea von Bidder is one of the co-founders of Ava. Started in Switzerland in 2014, Ava is a medical technology company dedicated to bringing innovation to women’s reproductive health.  Their first and currently only product is a bracelet that is worn at night to monitor and predict fertile days. Ava is mostly focused on couples…

#23: LinkedIn Riches w/ John Nemo

Connect with John Nemo here Nemo’s website and book Rate & Review the Brand Hero podcast John Nemo is an Online Course Creator (“LinkedIn Riches” +  “Webinars that Work”), Bestselling Author and a LinkedIn trainer. Preview of John Nemo’s LinkedIn Profile… WHAT I DO: I help Business Coaches, Consultants, Small Business Owners, Sales Executives and…

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#22: Using purposeful networking to accomplish your goals. Travis Chappell (Founder & host of Build Your Network)

Do you know already that networking is important and that sometimes it’s who you know that is more important than what you know?  Listen in to Travis Chappell, founder, and host of Build Your Network talk about how he built a successful podcast show on how to network effectively and what it takes to build…

#21: Content Marketing – Just Start! (w/ Britney Godsey)

Britney is the VP of Sales to one of the largest supplier in the Swag industry, today we are going to learn how and why she and her team took Gold Bond to the next level. Britney never have thought of selling pencil for a living yet she made an extraordinary promotional products which includes…

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#24: Your Why.

discovering your purpose, knowing your why

REMEMBER this is the podcast to fire you up for the work week because there’s No case of the Monday’s here! Topic of the day: Your Why Start off with a quote: Do what you do with love and success is a natural symptom. – James Altucher (author of choose yourself book) Inspiration, Motivation, Purpose and…

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#20: Grow your subscribers with email. Sam Parr (CEO of The Hustle)

At only two years old, “The Hustle” is famous for its distribution of a daily email. A collection of the current business and news – everything needed to start the day.   Grown in a short period of time to now having nearly 1 million young professional subscribers, the CEO and co-founder Sam Parr contributes some…

#19: Capitalizing on Unique Lifestyle Products for Men w/ Touch of Modern’s CEO Jerry Hum!

As a men-focused niche founded in 2012, Touch of Modern is an e-commerce website and app that caters to the modern lifestyle. Considered as one of the fastest growing company, it is a curated, online shopping destination for men to elevate their lifestyle. It provides redefining online shopping experience for every product curated from furniture…

#16: Re-Branding w/ John Lee Dumas from Entrepreneurs on Fire! (JLD on EOFire)

I am really pump up with today’s interview because today, we have the man on fire…no other than John Lee Dumas aka JLD the host and founder to one of the most successful podcast – the Entrepreneurs on Fire. Let’s listen and learn the secrets on what it takes to build a brand from the…

#14: Transitioning From Retail To Promo w/ OrigAudio’s Jason Lucash!

Debuting the first OrigAudio product on Shark Tank, Jason Lucash and Mike Szymczak launched the “Fold N’ Play”, a speaker which folds based on the Japanese art of origami. Now a multimillion dollar company, OrigAudio is expanding into multiple products while keeping its niche boutique name. Starting out at Jansport, Lucash has his own love-hate…

#17: Staying in your Lane.

After 70 podcasts with Sergio on the Sam & Serg show, 13 Brand Hero pod’s and now this being the 17th Mojo Mondays; I’ve officially joined the 100 podcast club! Listen in this week, as I dive into the concept of Staying in your Lane. Also, for the full “Pepper” song “The Invite”, listen here.…

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#15: Networking Tips w/ Serg! … Success with Swag(ger) PART 1

Quote: “It’s not who you know, it’s who knows you” PromoCorner blog referenced Shout Outs Silicon Valley Young Professionals Event Robert Robledo Hustle Valley Mastermind w/ the WhatUp Crew Sweet Home SV Aubrie Avina Five Points in DTSJ Peanut Butter Wolf Brand Hero pod w/ Strideline Socks Sushi Randy Andrew from Scott’s Seafood

Hustle Valley 4: Event Planning w/ Cori Lambert

Cori Lambert left the world of account management to pursue a more hands on career: event planning. From Long Beach, California, she worked her way up to the Bay Area to jump-start an exciting adventure with Stuart Event Rentals, gaining a behind the scenes pass to any Silicon Valley affair. From LinkedIn to the PGA…

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From the Vault: Our Podcast w/ RANDY HAHN from the San Jose Sharks!

Originally recorded in August of 2017 and re-released in March of 2018… Sam & Serg sit down with San Jose Sharks Television broadcaster, “the voice,” Randy Hahn. This legend has been calling Sharks games since the beginning back in 91 and has won 8 emmys! Grab your favorite sharks jersey and listen in as we…

Mojo Mondays #13: Quarter 1 Review and Q2 Planning (worksheet included)

Quarterly Content Generator – CLICK HERE! “You are getting better or you are getting worse. You never stay the same” Shout Outs Bill Petrie Charity Gibson Jessness from “That Valley Vibe” Silicon Valley Concierge Association Kirby Hasseman Social Media Examiner Emily Crume

#8: Delivering Marketing Joy with Kirby Hasseman!

Family man Kirby Hasseman undoubtedly has his hands full- between his wife and two daughters, a brewery, Hasseman Marketing & Communications, and an award-winning podcast, it’s a mystery how he’s able to do it all. With his roots in Coshocton, Ohio, Hasseman is delivering marketing joy in all the projects that he pursues. Influenced by…

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Mojo Mondays #10: Avoiding Burnout and Minimizing Stress

WhatUp and Welcome back to another episode of Mojo Mondays. Today we’re talking avoiding burnout and stress. I’m bringing John Lee Dumas from Entrepreneurs on Fire back in and we’re going to hear what he has to say about avoiding burnout. REMEMBER this is the podcast to fire you up for the work week because…

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#6: Using T-Shirts to Inspire!

Born and raised in San Jose, Ron Filice was inspired by his own setbacks to become the CEO of his own company. Founding Filice Insurance after being rejected from Santa Clara University, Filice took his own losses and turned them into his biggest win yet. In addition to their health insurance, Filice Insurance also offers…

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#5: Meditate to Marketing with Handstands’ Charley Johnson

As Senior Vice President of Handstands Promo, Charley Johnson refuses to sink into the stereotypical role, when asked what his goals are for the company, he answered “enlightenment”. Johnson has been in the marketing scene for several years now, but to him, nothing has defined his success as well as his discovery of transcendental meditation.…

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WhatUp #63: Cannabis Laws w/ Buddy’s Cannabis

Weed is now legal in Silicon Valley and it’s already a big business. Today we’re sitting with Matt Lucero of Buddy’s Cannabis, the states first legally licensed recreational marijuana dispensary. Buddy’s storefront has everything from basic Pre rolled joints to Cannabis infused churros. Listen in as Serg and I learn the ins and outs of…

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#3: Storytelling w/ SWAG legend Bobby Lehew

A legend in the promotional industry, Bobby Lehew, Chief Content Officer at commonsku, probes through the importance of storytelling in marketing. Taking inspiration from his literary obsession, Lehew creates highly acknowledged presentations which now pushes him beyond the swag business, and into marketing courses and workshops across the nation. From screen to swag, Lehew finds…

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Brand Hero #2: Bill Petrie: Content Marketing – Consistency is KING.

Bill Petrie is the President of PromoCorner; the leading digital marketing service provider for the SWAG industry. Lessons – Be Consistent with your content – Be Authentically you and what you do – Do something for 10 times then evaluate – Blogging: Have at least 5 posts ready before you start – Ask hard questions SWAG…

BONUS: Startups pitching LIVE @ G-Startup in Silicon Valley!

G-Startup Worldwide is a global startup competition held around the world to find the most innovative, early stage startups, invest $1,000,000 in them, support them with a global network and enable them to change the world.  This might sound familiar because we had Ryan Baird from G-Startup  on Podcast 39. On September 14th, 2017 our…

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Podcast 36: Randy Hahn – 8x Emmy Winner and SJ Sharks TV Broadcaster

Sam & Serg sit down with San Jose Sharks Television broadcaster, “the voice,” Randy Hahn. This legend has been calling Sharks games since the beginning back in 91 and has won 8 emmys! Grab your favorite sharks jersey and listen in as we interview this Bay Area sports legend! Legendary play by play broadcaster for…