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Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business

Business & Economics Podcasts

We're Shenice and Shan, a black queer couple who are business owners - real estate, life insurance, and retirement planning are what we do best professionally. On our video podcast, we highlight the stories, businesses, and careers of LGBTQ+ professionals and entrepreneurs to educate our community and world on the possibilities. With a little rainbow inspiration, it's clear that even through adversity, we can be a success AND our true selves!

We're Shenice and Shan, a black queer couple who are business owners - real estate, life insurance, and retirement planning are what we do best professionally. On our video podcast, we highlight the stories, businesses, and careers of LGBTQ+ professionals and entrepreneurs to educate our community and world on the possibilities. With a little rainbow inspiration, it's clear that even through adversity, we can be a success AND our true selves!

Location:

United States

Description:

We're Shenice and Shan, a black queer couple who are business owners - real estate, life insurance, and retirement planning are what we do best professionally. On our video podcast, we highlight the stories, businesses, and careers of LGBTQ+ professionals and entrepreneurs to educate our community and world on the possibilities. With a little rainbow inspiration, it's clear that even through adversity, we can be a success AND our true selves!

Language:

English

Contact:

8324693300


Episodes

18 | Engineers to Making Dumplings for a Living! - Mike & Chih, Dumpling Dudez

11/27/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview #entrepreneur of #dumplings Mike and Chih! Mike and Chih, both previously in engineering careers, are now the proud owners of Dumpling Dudez! We speak about the difficulties faced in their oil and gas #career as #gay men. We dive into what it's like to be out and proud in their business! They are so focused on the EXPERIENCE, and we have to say that Dumpling Dudez is truly one of a...

Duration:01:32:06

17 | Building an Influencer Brand That's REAL - Alia & Hannah, Hersandhers

11/13/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview #influencer, #entrepreneur couple Alia and Hannah of Hersandhers! As #lesbian women, they wanted to add to the space of lesbian couple influencer brands. After seeing couples with great branding, getting encouragement from friends, and their eye for photography and design, they launched Hersandhers! Mental health and all the good feels are SO important to Alia and Hannah; their...

Duration:01:20:07

16 | Waking Up to a New Purpose and Journey - Whitney Howard, Diva'ONNE Exclusive School of Music

11/6/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview #entrepreneur, graduate student at Texas Southern University, and educator Whitney Howard! As a #transgender woman, Whitney embraced her true self from as far back as she can remember. And she has done so unapologetically! We speak about their #journey of transitioning, moving through multiple careers and industries, dating, and having children with a friend. Whitney is definitely...

Duration:01:26:19

2 | Small Talk | We voted! Have you?!

10/30/2020
On this episode of Small Talk, Shenice and Shan discuss their first experience with drive through voting. Please vote!! There was a point in time that many of us would not have been allowed to! It's important, now more than ever. We have a few days left to have an impact on the change we want to see! We'd love to hear from you on questions you'd like us to discuss on our Small Talk series! Email us - info@shenandshanshow.lgbt Visit us - http://www.shenandshanshow.lgbt and...

Duration:00:06:42

15 | Kaitlin Becker, Emmy Nominated Actor - Writer - Musician

10/22/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview 2-time Emmy Nominated Kaitlin Becker, an actress, writer, and musician most known from her work on Sprout's Sunny Side Up! Kaitlin has built her life and career in NY after moving from the not so diverse northern Kentucky. We speak about Kaitlin's #journey of coming out to herself in college and the rejection from her family that she initially faced. We talk about the good, bad, and...

Duration:01:26:05

14 | Jay Stringham, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

10/15/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Jay who is #genderqueer. Jay's career is in the healthcare industry as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (or as most people know it, an Ultrasound Tech). We speak about their #journey of their first boyfriend and how their boyfriend transitioned. The L Word series definitely made an impression on Jay's life seeing how it's okay to be yourself. They even go into detail of how part of...

Duration:01:08:21

13 | Claire Ensslin, Filmmaker and Director

10/8/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Claire, a gender fluid #Filmmaker and Director! We speak about their #journey of coming out for the second time in their life. Claire tells us about coming out at work and to their parents. We also dive into how their passion for filmmaking was derived from coping with depression as a minor. Deep stuff. We loved talking about Claire's perspective on #transgender and transitioning...

Duration:01:24:54

1 | Small Talk | Do you have a morning routine?

10/2/2020
Small Talk | Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Small Talk, Shenice and Shan discuss their morning routine! Routine can be so helpful, especially in these challenging times. And with quarantine as the new normal, it can be so difficult to keep yourself accountable to a good routine. Here's the link to the affirmation podcast Shan was talking about: Affirmation Pod - https://www.affirmationpod.com/ We'd love to hear from you on questions you'd like us to discuss...

Duration:00:11:22

12 | Jelisa Shipley, Owner & Nail Technician of My Juicee Nailz

9/24/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Jelisa, the #Owner and talented #nailtech of My Juicee Nailz! We speak about their #journey of being from a a very blended family and being from Connecticut. Jelisa tells us about coming out to her aunt and mother as a preteen and getting her artistic side from her father. On the business side, she tells us how important education is, starting her business, and mind-blowing facts...

Duration:01:15:05

11 | Charlie Outram, Owner of Nuance District

9/17/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Charlie, the #Owner of the luxury brand Nuance District! We speak about their #journey of being from a #Caribbean family and growing up in Ohio and New York. Charlie tells us her coming out story that took place back in high school and a compelling story about her mother that was life changing. On the business side, she tells us how valuable it is to have a business coach and...

Duration:01:07:16

10 | Bobbi Clayton, Founder & Owner of Bold Hello

9/10/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Bobbi, the #Founder and Owner of the amazing digital advertising and #marketing agency. We speak about their #journey of being from a small town, careers, business, and even their first client who would not have done business if they had known Bobbi was a part of the LGBTQ+ community! We dive in to Bold Hello, how it was built, and the story of meeting their wonderful fiance! Show...

Duration:01:06:55

9 | Alyssia & Dani, Wildflower Apothecary

9/3/2020
Shen & Shan Show: #LGBTQ+ #Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Alyssia & Dani, our first couple. We speak about their #journey of careers, friends, business, and even a throuple! We dive in to Wildflower Apothecary, a company of Handcrafted Organic Products that Heal the Body & Soul. Show Alyssia and Dani your #love and...

Duration:02:15:58

8 | Johnny Reinhart, Manager of Water2Wine - New Braunfels, TX

8/20/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Johnny, Manager of Water2Wine in New Braunfels, TX, a fully operating winery where all wines are blended, oaked and fermented on site. We speak about their journey of being raised around Texas, going to New York for school, and returning to Texas where their career found them! Show Johnny your love and...

Duration:01:31:20

7 | Phil Bohlender, CEO of Seed and Lead

8/13/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Phil, the Owner of Seed and Lead, a company he created focusing on leadership development and business transformation. We speak about their journey of being raised around the country, his career in human resources that took him to twenty countries, and becoming an Author! Show Phil your love and...

Duration:01:15:52

6 | Tiffany Jackson, Epidemiologist

8/6/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Tiffany, an Epidemiologist, focusing on infectious diseases such as Covid-19, the pandemic we face today. We speak about their journey of not being raised by biological parents, living in a group home, mental health, her sister taking her life, and her LGBTQ journey in both supportive and not-at-all-supportive environments. Show Tiffany your love and...

Duration:01:23:59

5 | Vinh Tu, Admissions Director, Consultant, Owner of educ8U

7/30/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Vinh, an Admissions Director for a beauty school, part-time Consultant/Senior Project Manager, and Owner of educ8U. We speak about their journey from high school to present, always keeping busy, always learning, and his LGBTQ journey that took moving to another state to begin getting to know himself and dating in his adult life. Show Vinh your love and...

Duration:01:09:34

4 | Jason Rocha, CEO of The Woodlands Pride & Insurance Agent

7/20/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Jason, the CEO of The Woodlands Pride Festival. We speak about their journey from the army to running for local office, career in insurance, how The Woodlands Pride Festival started, and letting family and friends in on being part of the LGBTQ+ community later in life. Show Jason your love and support: Goosehead...

Duration:01:07:08

4 | Jason Rocha, CEO of The Woodlands Pride & Insurance Agent

7/20/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Jason, the CEO of The Woodlands Pride Festival. We speak about their journey from the army to running for local office, career in insurance, how The Woodlands Pride Festival started, and letting family and friends in on being part of the LGBTQ+ community later in life. Show Jason your love and support: Goosehead...

Duration:01:07:08

3 | Thomas Lopez, Business Owner - EconomiWorks, Podcast Host - Let's Talk About Gay Stuff

7/20/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Thomas, a fellow podcast host of Let's Talk About Gay Stuff and business owner of EconomiWorks. We speak about the foundation of their career, entrepreneurship, podcast, relationship, and story of letting family and friends in on being part of the LGBTQ+ community. Show Thomas your love and...

Duration:01:10:40

2 | Jack Berger, Master Networker, Marketing Sales - Out Smart Houston's LGBTQ Magazine

7/20/2020
Shen & Shan Show: LGBTQ+ Pride & Business On this episode of Shen and Shan Show, Shenice and Shan interview Jack, a marketing and sales rep of Houston's LGBTQ Magazine, Out Smart. We speak about their journey with multiple careers, networking, "getting dropped in the deep end of the gay community", and the story of letting his kids in on being part of the LGBTQ+ community. Show Jack your love and...

Duration:01:18:30