Episode 383: Entrepreneurial Motivation
What a show! Russ talks expansion with the amazing Palacios women behind Las Damas Estate Winery, and Allison gets funky with the great Dayna Steele, Serial Entrepreneur Rock Star. In our vignettes, Leisa discusses details with Patsy Lesley, Robin talks TrueCost with CenterPoint’s David Quin and Greg Price visits with Sikich Technology’s John Kleb. And! Laura Max Nelson introduces Hot on Houston.
Russ and John present the show about those people who build companies, hire people, make taxpayers and do the important stuff. Those red light cameras are really something! Includes: The BusinessMakers Quote of the Week—great advice from Napoleon Bonaparte; This Week in Business History includes renown personalities Christopher Columbus, Henry Ford and revolutionary Che Guevara; and the Jargon Challenge Round—trendy technospeak that YOU should know, but John doesn’t. (And he was SO CLOSE!)
Recognize the name? She was our favorite deejay on KLOL! Dayna Steele is a motivational speaker, author, she is in the Radio Hall of Fame, a blogger on FastCompany.com. She founded a “space store!” Allison Triarsi interviews a fearless woman of many talents, a true serial entrepreneur. Dayna was absolutely convinced that she could do anything—and she was right! (That’s the motivational speaker coming out.) You gotta believe you’re a rock star!
Russ interviews the founders of Las Damas Estate Winery in Austin County, TX. Three generations of women, each with a different area of expertise, have joined together to grow their vineyard into a winery. And perhaps an inn. And maybe a restaurant, a spa or an entertainment venue. At this point, the sky is the limit as they visualize their growth and expand their fundraising effort.Visit their website at LasDamas.com.
Get your boots on! Laura Max Nelson introduces a new segment covering Houston hot spots, fashion, local and national celebs. It’s the local news we love.
Host Robin Tooms discusses the TrueCost Electric Portal with David Quin, director of brand and communications strategies at CenterPoint Energy.
It’s all about the details! Women Mean Business host Leisa Holland-Nelson interviews Patsy Lesley, founder and president of Lesley & Associates, a facilities relocation management firm.
Do you need help to get control of “Big Data”? Greg Price discusses Microsoft Dynamics’ NAV-X software with John Kleb, director of operations for Sikich Technology.