Ross Alex is a full time Real Estate Entrepreneur. At 23, he decided to drop out of college and move from NYC to Houston to start a Real Estate flipping business. Starting with 450 credit score and a negative bank account, he hustled his way into doing his first deal within 2 months of starting. Fast forward two years and he's made multiple six figures in net profits, raised multiple millions of dollars in private capital, and created an education-based business that generates multiple 6 figures.
Kyle Gray is the author of the book, The College Entrepreneur, that teaches students why they should start a business before they graduate and how to take control of their education and leverage their university’s resources to grow their business. Along with that, Kyle is the founder of Conversion Cake- an agency that helps startups create great content marketing strategies and sales funnels. He also directs a startup accelerator at the University of Utah called The Foundry. This is a unique program where students can get school credit to work on their passion projects.
Michael Carbone is a former NCAA scholarship athlete, online entrepreneur, world traveler and Ironman. He's the host of the Unleash Yourself podcast, where he highlights incredible entrepreneurs who are on their way to achieving their dreams by simply unleashing themselves from the fears that once held them back.
At 16-years old, Zandra Cunningham has developed her own line of bath and body products called Zandra Beauty which is sold online and at shops nation wide. Since starting this company at the age of 9, Zandra has built it into a profitable natural skin care business that is the platform for her passion for girls rights advocacy, girls education and training other young entrepreneurs. Because of her unique brand and the why behind it, Zandra and her business have been featured in several major publications including Nickelodeon and the Today Show.
Ash is an award winning entrepreneur, author, public speaker and talk show host recognized twice by the White House as an entrepreneur making an impact. He is also an authority on entrepreneurship, social media & branding by authoring the book series "Confessions from an Entrepreneur", spoken to over 10,000 people. Ash has been cited in 100's of articles in publications including Forbes Magazine, Huffington Post, American Express Forum, Entrepreneur Magazine, LA Times and many more. Currently, he is currently helping run Youngry- a media company informing, inspiring and elevating young & hungry minded entrepreneurs to thrive. And... This is just a small portion of all Ash has done and is doing.
Jared is a 21 year-old entrepreneur, TED and keynote speaker, and award-winning author. He's become a sought after Millennial thought leader after identifying and connecting hundreds of the world's smartest and most talented members of his generation. Jared is the co-author of the book 2 Billion under 20 and the author of his new book coming out in January 2017, 3 Billion under 30. Along with writing, speaking and running his other companies, Jared does consulting. Past clients have included NYT Bestselling authors, founders of billion dollar brands, former Fortune 500 executives, Olympians, and more.
In just 12 months, Tom went from publishing his first book to earning more than $12,000 in a single month from eBook royalties alone. Now he is the bestselling self published author of more than 20 books. Tom is the founder of TCK Publishing, an independent book publishing company, and Host of The Publishing Profits Podcast Show. His overall mission is to help people make better decisions with better information.
At the age of 23, Michelle Blum started Nutrish Mish- a company designed as a dieting alternative that provides one-on-one counseling to make positive, permanent changes to people’s eating habits. Fast forward just five years and Michelle has grown Nutrish Mish to 5 locations in the New York area with thousands of clients.
At 21 years-old Eric Yang is the founder of the Millennial Entrepreneur Network- a 3-Day super-connector event featuring young and talented Entrepreneurs, all under the age of 30, from all over the world. Eric is passionate about connecting the world's highest potential young entrepreneurs who have dreams and intentions to create a more prosperous world through their platform.
At 23-years old Chandler Bolt is the author of 5 bestselling books including “Book Launch” and his most recent book titled “Published.” He’s also the founder & CEO of the now multi-million dollar company, Self-Publishing School- the #1 online resource for writing your first book. Through his books, training videos, speaking and Self-Publishing School, he’s helped thousands of people on their journey to writing their first book.
At 23-years-old, Chino Lex is an App Creator, User Acquisition & Mobile Growth Consultant, and overall: a serial entrepreneur. With zero marketing spend and zero outside capital, Chino published over 160 iOS apps and 30 Android apps used across 155 countries, and in 24 languages. Over 50 of his iOS apps have hit Apple’s Top Charts; totaling about 5 million users. His app portfolio was acquired in 2016. Chino has appeared in Forbes Life Magazine, has spoke at the University of Washington on Entrepreneurship, and has appeared in media publications like Yahoo! Finance, Inc Magazine, and the Huffington Post.
Welcome to the first solo episode on Entrepreneur Before 25 where your featured guest is me. ;) I’m doing this episode because something has been on my heart to share with you guys for a while now. In this episode, I tackle 3 popular myths about work-life balance.
At 18 years-old, Mike Clum started Clum Creative. Now, at the age of 23, he has grown Clum Creative into a full-service video production company on track to do between 500 to 600k in revenue this year. Mike was his own Venture Capitalist for Clum Creative- saving over $250,000 in cash by the age of 22 to invest back into the business to hire and build a larger team.
Taylor Johnson is the CEO and founder of VentureStorm- A web platform where entrepreneurs meet developers and developers meet entrepreneurs. VentureStorm has helped thousands of startups all around the world launch and advance their ventures. Taylor is passionate about mending the disconnect between aspiring entrepreneurs with great ideas and the actual developed talent to carry out those ideas.
Ashley is a 19-year-old social entrepreneur who is passionate about body image, media, self-esteem, and more. She co-runs a company called MOVE, where she gives workshops and 5-day summer programs on those issues. Ashley is also a published author, TEDx speaker, and Huffington Post Contributor.
At the age of 22 Luke Faulconer is the founder of Troolu- a company that creates video episodes that share the stories of amazing non-profits and therefore publicize their missions. Over the next year, Troolu will be traveling to a different city every week, partnering with a non-profit organization in each city to volunteer and promote their cause through video. Luke is passionate about creating positive press in a world so full of negative press.
Regina Vatterott has founded/co-founded three companies in the past four years: InspireVive, Dinners-By-Regina, and her current startup- EllieGrid which is a smart pillbox that helps you organize your medication in seconds with the leverage of technology. She has also participated in multiple business competitions globally. Most of all, Regina is passionate about using entrepreneurship and innovation to solve problems and make a positive impact in the world.
Kevin Chan is reinventing the production processes of fashion design. At just 26 years old, he has developed a platform that aims to create transparency in order to empower designers and dissolve the unethical taboos attached to the industry’s production processes. His platform for doing this is Maderight- A business that manages the entire supply chain for fashion companies so they can focus on building their brand and designing products. In his factories Kevin focuses on putting people first. He believes that in the end, that will bring the most success.
At only 21 years old, Ashley Zahabian is a keynote speaker who has already worked with the likes of Grant Cardone, Gary Vaynerchuk and Eric Thomas. She’s spoken on stages in front almost 2 million people and has been featured in various publications like The Huffington Post and Entrepreneur. Along with these achievements, Ashley is currently working on building courses for higher education institutions on emotional intelligence.
After earning a journalism degree from San Diego State University and working for NBC, ESPN, the LA Daily News and the Los Angeles Angels' radio station, among other media companies, Josh left the journalism field and started a social media and content marketing consultancy, working with brands across four continents. He also created Epic Freelancing to show freelancers how to develop a six-figure income.
At just 24 years old, Stacey is an award winning entrepreneur, speaker and author who's been recognized for her achievements all over the world. Her first major business venture was co-funding MySocialCloud- an online web app that allows users to manage their online life in one cloud. Along with other side hustles she co-authored the book 2 Billion under 20 and is currently growing her most recent startup, Forge- an on-demand labor marketplace.
Sam is a millionaire digital marketing consultant who helps companies profit exponentially through digital marketing. By the age of 24, he had dropped out of University and started 2 successful companies all out of his parent's garage. Overall, he helps people start and grow profitable consulting businesses.
Featured in Forbes, USA Today, The Huffington Post, Inc. Magazine and more, 20-year-old Justin Lafazan is an acclaimed entrepreneur, speaker, best-selling author and consultant. The founder of Next Gen Summit and best-selling author of What Wakes You Up?, he’s on a mission to inspire the world’s young people to design the lives they want to live, through entrepreneurship.
Isaac Marble is one of the founders at Running Bear Media- a film distribution and production company. At the age of 18, he raised his first capital of $100,000 to produce his first feature film. Since then Isaac has produced a total of three feature films, several shorts and now focuses on acquisitions through Running Bear Media.
Zach is the founder and owner of Heart, Soul & Hustle- an online consulting business and podcast. He coaches business owners on how to leverage media platforms like Periscope and Facebook for their businesses. At just 22, he left his job and Master’s program to build a six-figure business in his first 6 months on Periscope.