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A Genius Entrepreneur

Episode 462 | Broadcast: April 12, 2014

Using algorithms to win sports games? Think Brad Pitt’s Moneyball. Russ visits with the ultimate numbers geek, Dr. Wayne Winston, Clinical Assistant Professor of Decision Information Sciences at the University of Houston. In our vignettes, Leisa chats with Meg Toups of Blue Sky IT Partners; PKF’s Byron Hebert has a Tool Time Update; Robin visits with the Houston Symphony’s Glenn Taylor; and Laura Max visits with Jonathan Tinkle, Jonathan Blake.

School of Business

School of Business 4/12/2014

Russ and John host the show that champions free enterprise, capitalism and entrepreneurship. Sometimes we feel like we’re doing all the heavy lifting! Includes This Week in Business History and the Jargon Challenge Round.

Featured Interview™

Dr. Wayne Winston - CT Bauer College of Business; University of Houston

This week’s guest Dr. Wayne Winston applies math to athletics. Think Brad Pitt’s Moneyball. He’s worked for Mark Cuban and the New York Knicks—and he’s talking to The BusinessMakers.

Special Features

The Light Files - Jonathan Blake

Success has come quickly to Jonathan Tinkle, the creative force behind the Jonathan Blake brand. Laura Max interviews the young fashion designer.

BusinessMakers Thought Leaders

Brandonomics from Savage - Glenn Taylor

A 100-year anniversary is the perfect time to rebrand. Robin Tooms chats with Glenn Taylor, chief marketing officer for the Houston Symphony.

Women Mean Business - Meg Toups

She’s all about telecom, IT management and crisis resolution. Leisa Holland-Nelson visits with Meg Toups, CEO of Blue Sky IT Partners.

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Byron Hebert

Scenario forecasts can drive your budget, growth and HR strategies and we’ll show you how. Byron Hebert, CPA, CTP, offers another Tool Time Update.

The Businessmakers Radio Show

Dr. Wayne Winston

Russ visits with the ultimate numbers geek, Dr. Wayne Winston, Clinical Assistant Professor of Decision Information Sciences at the University of Houston’s C.T. Bauer College of Business.

The Businessmakers Radio Show

Kirk Coburn

Russ interviews Kirk Coburn, founder and managing director of the early stage venture fund investing in technology startups.

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