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About This Show
INspiredINsider Show with Dr. Jeremy Weisz features interviews with successful and inspirational entrepreneurs, authors, & visionary leaders.
Leaders reveal deeply personal stories and explore the tough journey, Big Challenges, and Mistakes that they overcame to achieve success.
You will find inspiring stories from: Founders of Atari, Baby Einstein, P90X, Einstein Bagels, Skymall, and....
- Jonny Imerman with Imerman Angels fought and beat cancer. His organization matches mentors with people battling cancer. It is one of the largest organizations of its kind in the world.
---Jordan Guernsey was founder of MoldingBox a multimillion dollar company while fighting Stage 3 Melanoma. He said it was the best thing that ever happened to him. May he RIP as he lived life to its fullest until the very end.
Thank you for listening from your host of Inspired Insider, Dr. Jeremy Weisz.
Most Recent Episode
Going ALL IN on a Business Acquisition with Pete Spenuzza Founder of Rise Bar
5 days ago
Today we have Pete Spenuzza Founder of RiseBar. After acquiring a small operation in San Diego Pete turned around the healthy snack company. RiseBar can be found in select Whole Foods, Sprouts Farmer’s Market, Vitamin Shoppe and much more online and offline. Their facility is entirely free of wheat, cane sugar, GMO’s, meat, eggs and peanuts ensuring the products are gluten-free and soy-free. Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn: [1:00] Jeremy introduces his guest, Peter Spenuzza. [2:00] Peter talks about thrill seeking what he wanted to be when he was young. [4:30] Lessons Peter learned from watching his father in business as a kid. [5:30] Peter’s journey toward being an entrepreneur. [8:00] A peek behind the packaged food industry. [10:00] Peter speaks to the process of buying a business. [13:50] How do you determine who to bring onto your team? [16:00] What was it like at the beginning of the business? [18:00] Once you clean housed what were your next steps? [20:00] Why did Peter bring on a high-level executive team? [22:00] Peter talks about getting into the big retailers. [24:30] Peter and Jeremy talk about the Rise Bar. [28:00] What does a successful product launch look like? [30:00] What has been the lowest and highest moment on this journey? In this episode… What is it like to go “All in” with a business acquisition? Is it a difficult process? Is it worth it? On this episode of Inspired Insider, Peter Spenuzza sits down with Jeremy to discuss how he started Rise Bar by acquiring a small packaging factory in San Diego. Peter goes through all the good, the bad, and the ugly aspects of that process and how he eventually got Rise Bar off of the ground and into big retailers like Whole Foods. If you’ve ever wondered how the business acquisition process works, this is an episode you don’t want to miss! As you can imagine, the process of buying a business is a difficult one. Think of when you purchased your home or your car but multiply that by a factor of ten! You want to check, double check, and then check again to make sure you aren’t missing any hidden obstacles or liabilities. On this episode, Peter Spenuzza walks Jeremy through the process of his business acquisition. Peter had a few highs and lows along the way that can provide helpful in
Rated 5 out of
Inspired Insider Really Lives Up To Its Name!
I don't know how he gets through gatekeepers to talk to such high level people with such intelligent advice to share… but HE DOES! He only interviews the best of the best! Every time I listen to an interview, I do so with a notepad and pen handy because there are tons of golden nuggets shared. Jeremy has a unique interview style and he knows what questions to ask to get to the hidden gems in someone's story that you can use in your own life to get where you want to go. Tons of actionable advice is offered in every episode. INspired INsider is the ONLY podcast I make sure I never miss.
Date published: 2014-01-22
Rated 5 out of
If you are an Entrepreneur, I highly recommend all of Jeremy's great interviews, Awesome stuff!
Date published: 2014-12-22
Rated 5 out of
Expert information and keys to success
It's so great that to have access to such expert information like this! Loving the angle of inspiration - because in the end of the day the key to success in not quitting! Thanks for this!
Date published: 2014-10-08
Rated 5 out of
The Better Way To Get Insight From Founders
Jeremy does a great job having real conversations, not scripted, loaded questions. The interview with Abel James was casual but very thought provoking.
Date published: 2014-01-28