Chris Townsend MacDonald | 170 Million Podcast Downloads and Founding Libsyn

Chris Townsend MacDonald is an environmental scientist and a recovering environmental lawyer. He went from working at the US EPA to becoming a successful entrepreneur founding several successful startups including the IndieFeed Music Podcast Network for independent music which had over 170 million listens, HugeFan, and Libsyn’s Enterprise podcast division where he got to work with companies such as National Geographic, NPR, Fidelity, Pearson, the Joe Rogan Show.

Darrah Brustein | Networking Under 40, Burning Out & Partnering with Deepak

Darrah Brustein is a four-time founder, author, coach, and co-host of a podcast with Deepak Chopra. She’s also a contributor for Forbes and Entrepreneur.

Grant Baldwin | 5 Simple Steps to Profit from Speaking

Grant Baldwin is a nationally known speaker, podcaster, and author of the new book The Successful Speaker: Five Steps for Booking Gigs, Getting Paid and Building Your Platform.

Frank Bria | How to Scale Businesses and How to Recover When the Roof Caves In on You

Frank Bria is the Founder of High Ticket Program. He began his entrepreneurial career in the financial services sector. He has worked for a number of different corporations and several startups, some of which sold for hundreds of millions of dollars.

Tommy Mello | Selling Garage Doors and Scaling a Home Service Business to $40M

Tommy Mello joins John Corcoran in this episode to talk about growing a home service business. They talk about tips to make a business stand out from the rest, his best recruitment & marketing practices, and the importance of using Google to grow a company.

Jeff Prager | How to Engineer Your Cash Flow Using 7 Simple Numbers

Jeff Prager is the CEO and Founder of Cash Flow Engineering LLC, an international training and advisory company for CEOs, business owners, and key managers. Cash Flow Engineering helps businesses to develop and implement marketing, sales, operational and financial systems that generate consistent, predictable, and sustainable cash flow. 

Sally Dominguez | The Inventor’s Mindset, Scaling Innovation, Singularity University

Sally Dominguez is an inventor, architect, journalist, and educator with a real passion for innovation. She is currently the Program Director for Innovation Strategy and Design at Singularity University, an impressive entity organization in Silicon Valley. She was a judge on the New Inventors TV show on ABC for six years & co-hosted Australia’s Greatest Inventions in 2018. She was also a judge at the Car of the Year show, co-host on the Next Billion Cars podcast, and host over at Creative Live.

Matt Prohaska | Online Advertising Pioneer: from CNET to Sesame Street to NY Times, Scaling a Consulting Firm

John Corcoran, host of the Smart Business Revolution Podcast, is joined by Dr. Jeremy Weisz, his co-founder at Rise25 Media, to discuss the 5 key questions that new podcasters should ask themselves before starting a podcast. They’ll be talking about the importance of considering a podcast’s return on investment (ROI), tips for getting amazing guests, and how involved the business owner should be in the podcast production, strategy, and execution process.

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Our Rise 25 Podcast Formula

At Rise25, we help B2B companies to get ROI, strategic partnerships, referrals and clients, using a podcast and content marketing. With over 20 years combined experience in the podcasting space, we have developed a proven strategy which allows our clients to build life-changing relationships using a podcast and we have built a top-notch team which handles all of the details to produce a podcast so our clients can focus on the highest and best use of their time.