The Businessmakers Radio Show

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Success & Inspiration

Episode 517 | Broadcast: May 02, 2015

Russ is at the MIT Enterprise Forum with Bennett Greenspan, founder of FamilyTreeDNA.com. And we visit with Phillip Jefferson, president of the University of Houston Energy Association. In our vignettes: Karen Love hosts Frances Castaneda Dyess, Houston East End Chamber of Commerce; Leisa interviews Stephanie Sherrodd, Texas Dow Employees Credit Union (TDECU).; and Robin Tooms interviews Jane Henry, Xcution Inc.,

School of Business

School of Business 5/2/2015

Russ Capper and John Beddow host the show with serious curriculum, but not-so-serious instructors! Includes This Week in Business History, Navigating Business Jargon and Dumb Moments.

Featured Interview™

Bennett Greenspan - FamilyTreeDNA.com

One of our favorite entrepreneurs, Bennett Greenspan, is guest speaker at the April 2015 MIT Enterprise Forum in Houston. Russ interviews the founder of FamilyTreeDNA.com in front of a live audience.

Phillip Jefferson - University of Houston

Petroleum engineering major Phillip Jefferson believes the world revolves around energy, that demand and meeting that demand are our most important challenges today. As president of the University of Houston Energy Association, he offers an interesting perspective for the new generation.

BusinessMakers Thought Leaders

Brandonomics from Savage - Jane Henry

How do you get your employees into the right mindset? Robin Tooms visits with the wonderful Jane Henry, CEO of Xcution Inc., a management consulting firm. Jane shares her insight with the internal marketing strategies for Xcution Inc.

Women Mean Business - Stephanie Sherrodd

Why would you spend the big bucks to name a football stadium? Leisa Holland-Nelson asks Stephanie Sherrodd, president and CEO of the Texas Dow Employees Credit Union (TDECU).

PKF Texas: The Entrepreneur’s Playbook® - Frances Castaneda Dyess

PKF’s series with Frances Casteñeda Dyess, president, Houston East End Chamber of Commerce, continues. She and Karen Love discuss the expansion of the Panama Canal and its impact on Houston’s economy.

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Bennett Greenspan

Bennett Greenspan, is guest speaker at the April 2015 MIT Enterprise Forum in Houston. Russ interviews the founder of FamilyTreeDNA.com in front of a live audience.

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Phillip Jefferson

As president of the University of Houston Energy Association, he offers an interesting perspective for the new generation.

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