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Circle City Success

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Circle City Success is The Podcast for Indy’s Young Professionals. Our mission is to interview successful people in the Indianapolis area and share their knowledge and experience with Indianapolis’ young professional community. We hope to provide a guide to the next generation of Indy’s leaders through conversations with those who we should all strive to imitate. There are plenty of people whose stories aren’t told that can provide great inspiration and direction to young professionals. We want to speak with those people in the Indianapolis area, learn about what they did to attain their current level of success, and to pass wisdom and provide guidance to the next generation of Indy’s leaders.

Circle City Success is The Podcast for Indy’s Young Professionals. Our mission is to interview successful people in the Indianapolis area and share their knowledge and experience with Indianapolis’ young professional community. We hope to provide a guide to the next generation of Indy’s leaders through conversations with those who we should all strive to imitate. There are plenty of people whose stories aren’t told that can provide great inspiration and direction to young professionals. We want to speak with those people in the Indianapolis area, learn about what they did to attain their current level of success, and to pass wisdom and provide guidance to the next generation of Indy’s leaders.

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United States

Description:

Circle City Success is The Podcast for Indy’s Young Professionals. Our mission is to interview successful people in the Indianapolis area and share their knowledge and experience with Indianapolis’ young professional community. We hope to provide a guide to the next generation of Indy’s leaders through conversations with those who we should all strive to imitate. There are plenty of people whose stories aren’t told that can provide great inspiration and direction to young professionals. We want to speak with those people in the Indianapolis area, learn about what they did to attain their current level of success, and to pass wisdom and provide guidance to the next generation of Indy’s leaders.

Language:

English


Episodes

140. Bolt for the Heart with Pierre Twer

10/13/2021
Pierre Twer is the President of Bolt for the Heart, which is a non-profit organization established in 2010 focused on supporting Indiana State Police, local police, local fire agencies, local schools, churches and community organizations by purchasing and placing automated external defibrillators (AEDs) at their facilities free of charge and training their staffs on their successful usage. In this episode, you’ll hear Pierre tell us about his career in various sales roles and how it all...

Duration:01:06:45

139. From Immigrant to Indy Auto Man with Victor Figlin

10/6/2021
Victor Figlin is one of the Owners of Indy Auto Man, which is a used car dealership with a focus on giving back to the local community. In this episode, you’ll hear Victor tell us about growing up in Ukraine and moving to the US with his family as refugees when he was 17-years-old and how that made him grow up quickly because he had to act as an interpreter for his parents, about how his partner Eugene made more money in a month flipping cars than Victor did at his W-2 job and how that...

Duration:01:10:13

138. September 2021 Recap with Jason, Drew, & Special Guest Co-Host Brian Wolff

9/29/2021
In this episode, we recap some of the things that we learned from our four August guests who were: Dave Neff, Chief Revenue Officer at ProlificWendy Noe, Executive Director at Dove Recovery House for WomenAndre Harakas, Founder & CEO of ProBook SportsJohn Qualls, CEO & President of Purpose HQ CCS Podcast Partners: Broad Ripple Magazine:https://townepost.com/broad-ripple/Synergize:https://synergizeindy.com/ Episodes Discussed in This Recap: 134. Learn From People Who Are Different Than...

Duration:00:34:36

137. Purpose & Experiences with John Qualls

9/22/2021
John Qualls is the CEO & President of Purpose HQ, which was founded on one core principle: that people deserve to be aligned with their purpose and their work. In this episode, you’ll hear John tell us about how a typing class that he took in high school to get closer to girls eventually led to charting the path for his career in the world of tech, how he looks at everything like a 3-year tour of duty and intentionally does a self-assessment every 3 years to determine what he wants to do...

Duration:01:18:42

136. Finding Your Flame & Aiming to Make a Difference with Andre Harakas

9/15/2021
Andre Harakas is the Founder & CEO of ProBook Sports, which is an all-in-one video and team management platform for sports teams. In this episode, you’ll hear Andre tell us about how being willing to ask questions and asking people for help have helped him develop and refine ProBook, about why it’s so important to find your flame and what drives you, and his attitude of “If I can make a difference, then I’m going to try.” Andre: LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/wendy-noe-7308917/...

Duration:01:01:38

135. Dove Recovery House for Women with Wendy Noe

9/8/2021
Wendy Noe is the Executive Director at Dove Recovery House for Women, which is a nonprofit that was founded in 2000 with a mission to “help women with a history of substance abuse or addiction become clean, sober, and self-sufficient primarily through providing safe, affordable housing for their recovery. In this episode, you’ll hear Wendy tell us about how an internship at The Julian Center during her senior year of college led to her passion for helping women and spending her entire...

Duration:01:04:57

134. Learn From People Who Are Different Than You with Dave Neff

9/1/2021
Dave Neff is the Chief Revenue Officer at Prolific, which is a strategic growth and consulting firm. Formerly, Dave served as the Founding President & CEO of EDGE Mentoring for six years – the nation’s largest whole-life intergenerational mentoring organization. In this episode, you’ll hear Dave tell us about his first job out of college working for Pacers Sports & Entertainment and how all roads lead back to the Pacers and relationships that he built early in his career, why he feels it’s...

Duration:00:54:19

133. August 2021 Recap with Jason & Drew

8/25/2021
In this episode, we recap some of the things that we learned from our four August guests who were: Leah York, Founder and President of Talbott TalentMatt Gay, Co-Founder and Executive Director at Circle City ReliefDebbie Stolen Hasbrook, Owner of Hotel Broad Ripple CCS Podcast Partners: Broad Ripple Magazine:https://townepost.com/broad-ripple/Synergize:https://synergizeindy.com/ Episodes Discussed in This Recap: 130. Outside the Frame with Leah York ...

Duration:00:38:43

132. Hotel Broad Ripple with Debbie Stolen Hasbrook

8/18/2021
Debbie Stolen Hasbrook is the Owner of Hotel Broad Ripple, which is a 19 room boutique hotel that she started in 2014 which focuses on comfort and service. This is the next episode in our series of collaborative stories with Broad Ripple Magazine. Be sure to check out the August issue of the magazine for a feature story on Hotel Broad Ripple and its expansion. In this episode, you’ll hear Debbie tell us about her background from graduating from IU as a voice major to entering the world of...

Duration:00:59:31

131. Circle City Relief with Matt Gay

8/11/2021
Matt Gay is the Co-Founder and Executive Director at Circle City Relief, which is a nonprofit that exists to Reveal Jesus Christ to a struggling world by providing food, clothing, resources and fellowship to people in need. In this episode, you’ll hear Matt tell us about how his rival high school football coach got him to walk on at Kansas which led to earning a scholarship, playing in the NFL, and playing overseas in the NFL Europe, about being introduced to poverty after his NFL career...

Duration:01:18:23

130. Outside the Frame with Leah York

8/4/2021
Leah York is the Founder and President of Talbott Talent which is an executive search and consulting firm providing services exclusively to nonprofits and their leaders. In this episode, you’ll hear Leah tell us about why she feels like if she’s not failing on a daily basis she’s not doing enough, why her number one success principle is to just show up, and that if you’re inside the frame you can’t see the picture and how that relates to her job of helping nonprofit boards find the right...

Duration:01:11:25

129. July 2021 Recap with Jason & Drew

7/28/2021
In this episode, we recap some of the things that we learned from our four July guests who were Brian Wolff, President and CEO at Parker TechnologyJulie Petr, Executive Director at Dress for Success IndianapolisRobert Vane, Founder and President of Veteran Strategies CCS Podcast Partners: Broad Ripple Magazine:https://townepost.com/broad-ripple/Synergize:https://synergizeindy.com/ Episodes Discussed in This Recap: 126. Quality Relationships Matter with Brian Wolff ...

Duration:00:39:36

128. Leaders and Legends with Robert Vane

7/21/2021
Robert Vane is the Founder and President of Veteran Strategies which is a federally-certified veteran business enterprise that specializes in media relations, public outreach, crisis communications, speech writing, and content creation. In this episode, you’ll hear Robert tell us about how joining the military out of college set the path for his career in public service and allowed him to work with important people at a young age, how his career in public service has progressed and how the...

Duration:01:19:45

127. Dress for Success Indianapolis with Julie Petr

7/14/2021
Julie Petr is the Executive Director at Dress for Success Indianapolis, which is a nonprofit organization that provides local women in need with professional attire, career & job placement, and professional training to propel them towards economic independence. In this episode, you’ll hear Julie tell us about how the skills that she developed as a stay-at-home mom for 10 years have helped her to be successful in her career, why it’s important to ask questions when you’re struggling with...

Duration:01:02:11

126. Quality Relationships Matter with Brian Wolff

7/7/2021
Brian Wolff is the President and CEO at Parker Technology LLC which is a software and services company that helps parking facilities resolve issues for parking guests. In this episode, you’ll hear Brian tell us about his background from growing up in Michigan to attending the University of Michigan to getting his first job in pharmaceutical sales, how he went from pharmaceutical sales to software sales to eventually becoming the CEO of Parker, and how building and maintaining relationships...

Duration:01:13:58

125. June 2021 Recap with Jason & Drew

6/30/2021
In this episode, we recap some of the things that we learned from our four June guests who were Roe Hitchcock, Managing Director of Heartland AdvisorsNancy & Dan Hintz, the Founders of Million Meal MovementSonal Sheth Zawahri, who is an author, speaker, trainer, and Founder of her business Tru You LLCAnd Broc Buckles & Peter Ciravolo, Co-Founders of BC Brokerage Be sure to listen to the end where we get to speak to the winner of this month’s Indy Auto Man IAM4Indy campaign. CCS Podcast...

Duration:00:33:05

124. BC Brokerage with Broc Buckles & Peter Ciravolo

6/23/2021
Broc Buckles & Peter Ciravolo are the Founders of BC Brokerage which is an independent insurance brokerage that they started together in January 202. In this episode, you’ll hear Broc & Peter tell us about why it’s important to focus on controlling the controllables when starting a business and how they’ve focused on doing so, about figuring out the type of life that you want to live and intentionally working towards that rather than mimicking somebody else’s lifestyle, and the difference...

Duration:00:45:03

123. Have You Stretched Today with Sonal Sheth Zawahri

6/16/2021
Sonal Sheth Zawahri is an author, speaker, and trainer who is focused on empowering individuals to step into action and develop the mindset that they need to stretch and create the life they want. In this episode, you’ll hear Sonal tell us about her background and from growing up in an immigrant household to now being on what she calls the fourth reinvention of her career, about her STRETCH model to help people stretch their minds and tap into the strengths, and why it’s important to put...

Duration:01:11:30

122. Million Meal Movement with Nancy & Dan Hintz

6/9/2021
Nancy & Dan Hintz are the Founders of Million Meal Movement which is a nonprofit organization with a two-fold vision of feeding the hungry and teaching the importance of volunteerism. In this episode, you’ll hear Nancy & Dan tell us about how they met in college, got engaged after dating for 2 weeks, and have been married for 28 years since, how the idea for Million Meal Movement came about one night as Nancy was feeding their daughter, about how they’ve turned packing meals into team...

Duration:01:08:07

121. Country Enterprises with Roe Hitchcock

6/2/2021
Roe Hitchcock is the Managing Director of Heartland Advisors who serves as an Interim C-Level (CEO/CFO) Executive and Board Member for organizations. In this episode, you’ll hear Roe tell us about how he started in business at an early age selling his high school boat cleaning business with 15 employees and 100 boats to clean, about some of the businesses that he has worked on throughout the years from knocking on doors on Wall Street to raise money to trying to start the Green Bay Packers...

Duration:01:23:04