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EO Seattle | From a Poor Boy Shining Shoes To Ending Generational Poverty, Pt. 2

EO Seattle | From a Poor Boy Shining Shoes To Ending Generational Poverty, Pt. 2

Tune into this episode of the Rising Entrepreneurs Podcast with host John Corcoran as he welcomes the CEO of Attentus Technologies, Charles (Chuck) Bender. The two continue their discussion about overcoming generational poverty as Chuck explains changing your mindset to achieve greatness, living in gratitude, and raising his kids to appreciate money through honest work. Plus, Chuck talks about his entrepreneurial journey from the matchmaking space to founding his IT and internet businesses.

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[SpotOn Series] The Ups and Downs of Owning a Restaurant Franchise

[SpotOn Series] The Ups and Downs of Owning a Restaurant Franchise

Join Chad Franzen in this episode of the SpotOn Series as he queries Pinal Sitaram on his 14 years of experience as a franchisee for multiple Buffalo Wild Wings locations in the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area. Pinal explains the hardships of owning a restaurant franchise, the motivation behind opening a franchise, and his quest to add additional franchises in his community.

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EO Seattle | From a Poor Boy Shining Shoes to Ending Generational Poverty, Pt. 1

EO Seattle | From a Poor Boy Shining Shoes to Ending Generational Poverty, Pt. 1

Tune into this episode of the Rising Entrepreneurs Podcast with host John Corcoran as he welcomes the CEO of Attentus Technologies, Charles (Chuck) Bender. The two discuss his upbringing and his passion for ending generational poverty. Chuck reflects on his childhood battles, the lessons they taught him, and how the military revealed his life’s purpose. Plus, Chuck shares his entrepreneurial journey and his role in the Entrepreneurs’ Organization.

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[SpotOn Series] Enjoy Food Truck Dining Without the Long Wait Lines

[SpotOn Series] Enjoy Food Truck Dining Without the Long Wait Lines

In this episode of the SpotOn Series, Founder Andrew Martino of Ghost Truck Kitchen joins host Chad Franzen to discuss the ghost kitchen space. Together, the two talk about the concept of the digital food truck lot, the challenges that accompany offering a diverse menu, and Andrew’s wish for the future of the ghost truck industry.

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EO San Francisco | Creating Healthy Food Options With Chef Kiersten Firquain

EO San Francisco | Creating Healthy Food Options With Chef Kiersten Firquain

In this episode of the Rising Entrepreneurs Podcast, host John Corcoran welcomes the Chef and Founder of Legit Provisions, Kiersten Firquain. She shares how she left a successful career to pivot into entrepreneurship, the challenges of working for a company you sell to, how to manage more than one company, and the secret to selling to a wide variety of buyers.

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[SpotOn Series] Transforming People’s Quality of Life One Bite at a Time With Raji Sankar of Choolaah

[SpotOn Series] Transforming People’s Quality of Life One Bite at a Time With Raji Sankar of Choolaah

In this episode of the SpotOn Series, Chad Franzen welcomes Raji Sankar, Co-founder and CEO of Choolaah. They discuss the intricacies of starting a restaurant and the benefits franchising can bring to your business. Raji goes on to explain creating a confident brand message that resonates with consumers, how to stay true to your company values even through challenges, and the best ways to learn from costly mistakes when starting your business.

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