About This Show
Entrepreneurs’ Organization (https://www.eonetwork.org/) proudly presents the EO Podcast designed for all entrepreneurs with a hunger for learning how to better their business and themselves. Some examples of topics and guests include Verne Harnish, author of Mastering the Rockefeller Habits and founder of EO, Joe Polish, direct marketing guru, an Army Ranger on leadership, a Private Equity guy on what it takes to create a business of value, Philip McKernan on finding meaning and happiness… Listen and enjoy!
About the host: Dave Will (www.davidrwill.com) has been a member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) for several years. As a founder and having successfully exited a SaaS business, he’s well suited to represent the inquisitive entrepreneurial spirit in these long-form conversations captured on the EO podcast.
Most Recent Episode
Dave Heath: Bombas Socks - a purpose driven startup success story
Summary: In this episode, Dave interviews David Heath, CEO and Founder of Bombas, a company that sells premium leisure athletic socks that do more than make your feet feel good—the make your feet have an impact. For every pair of socks sold, Bombas donates a pair to homeless shelters. Listen as David shares his thoughts on helping out the homeless, how Bombas actually got started, and why you should take little steps to make BIG leaps. Time Stamped Show Notes: 00:35 – Introducing David 02:01 – There are 22 employees in David’s company right now 02:20 – Hitting $12M revenue this 2016 03:05 – Bombas’ 3000 sq ft office is based in Manhattan 04:34 – Dave lives 3 blocks from his office 04:53 – They pay about $43/square foot in monthly rent 05:48 – Order fulfillment is done by a third party 07:00 – Dave’s expectations for the business 08:18 – When you’re in fast-growth mode, it’s hard to say where you’ll be in 12, 18 or 24 months 08:32 – Dave on Tech vs Textile companies 10:58 – How Dave started donating to homeless shelters