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The Wealth Intersection

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The Wealth Intersection is the connection between life’s journey, our earliest experience with money and the resulting behavior. Each week, Personal Finance Expert Megan Gorman takes you on a journey to hear the inspiring stories of entrepreneurs, innovators and visionaries. Learn how these dynamic individuals created their path to success and the wealth intersections that occurred. What we find in hearing these stories is that all of us have a connection with money, often formed early in our life.These experiences can propel us forward or hold us back. But in sharing them, our guests provide greater insights into wealth and new possibilities. In the Wealth Intersection you will hear fascinating stories from Technology, Finance and the Arts It’s where you just might find the answers on how you can pursue your passion while creating the necessary foundation to build personal wealth.

The Wealth Intersection is the connection between life’s journey, our earliest experience with money and the resulting behavior. Each week, Personal Finance Expert Megan Gorman takes you on a journey to hear the inspiring stories of entrepreneurs, innovators and visionaries. Learn how these dynamic individuals created their path to success and the wealth intersections that occurred. What we find in hearing these stories is that all of us have a connection with money, often formed early in our life.These experiences can propel us forward or hold us back. But in sharing them, our guests provide greater insights into wealth and new possibilities. In the Wealth Intersection you will hear fascinating stories from Technology, Finance and the Arts It’s where you just might find the answers on how you can pursue your passion while creating the necessary foundation to build personal wealth.

Location:

United States

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The Wealth Intersection is the connection between life’s journey, our earliest experience with money and the resulting behavior. Each week, Personal Finance Expert Megan Gorman takes you on a journey to hear the inspiring stories of entrepreneurs, innovators and visionaries. Learn how these dynamic individuals created their path to success and the wealth intersections that occurred. What we find in hearing these stories is that all of us have a connection with money, often formed early in our life.These experiences can propel us forward or hold us back. But in sharing them, our guests provide greater insights into wealth and new possibilities. In the Wealth Intersection you will hear fascinating stories from Technology, Finance and the Arts It’s where you just might find the answers on how you can pursue your passion while creating the necessary foundation to build personal wealth.

Language:

English


Episodes

How Jean-Charles Boisset Brings Passion to the Wine World

12/9/2019
Wine is a passion for many people. In fact, Americans spend on an annual basis close to $30 billion dollars on their passion for wine. This passion is the raison d'etre for Jean-Charles Boisset, vintner and president of the Boisset Collection. On this week's episode of The Wealth Intersection, we are brought into the world of Boisset. From his beginnings in France in a French wine making family to his journey to Napa, California, Boisset brings a unique and passionate viewpoint to the world...

Duration:00:55:12

How These Entrepreneurs Are Disrupting Funerals and Travel

12/2/2019
In this week's episode of The Wealth Intersection, host Megan Gorman interviews two very different entrepreneurs as they grow their start ups. In the first half hour, we have Sandy Gibson, CEO and co-founder of Better Place Forests. Better Place Forests is a natural alternative to cemeteries where families can spread ashes beneath a personal, permanently protected memorial tree. Sandy takes us through his journey of taking a very personal loss and turning it into a special place for those...

Duration:00:58:16

How Tom Hale Changed Travel With Backroads

11/25/2019
On this week's episode of The Wealth Intersection, we turn our focus to the world of travel. Americans love travel. In fact, the average American spends $2,037 annually on travel. But travel and tourism has evolved over the decades and Americans are also seeking adventure. Enter Tom Hale. Forty years ago, Tom launched Backroads - an adventure travel company that believes that traveling under your own power and at your own pace opens up an opportunity to connect more meaningfully with the...

Duration:00:56:18

How Amanda Brinkman Is Revolutionizing Small Town Entrepreneurs

11/18/2019
This week on The Wealth Intersection we are joined by Amanda Brinkman, Chief Brand Officer at Deluxe Corporation and co-host of Small Business Revolution - Main Street. Most reality shows are full of problems and emotional ups and downs, but one focuses on small town America and the struggles of mom and pop businesses trying to survive… What started as a simple idea has taken off with thousands of entrepreneurs across the country vying for a chance at a half-million dollar Main Street...

Duration:00:59:13

How A Disrupter Became Co-Founder of Tribeca Film Festival

11/11/2019
Is one born a disrupter or do they simply become one? For Craig Hatkoff, co-founder of the TriBeCa film festival and the Disruptor Foundation, disruption has been a key element of his life since his childhood in Upstate New York. Join us for this week's The Wealth Intersection, where Craig discusses with host Megan Gorman his path to success which is rooted in his belief for disruptive innovation which goes against societies resistance to change to create new markets that fast dominate their...

Duration:00:58:49

How This Female Entrepreneur Is Breaking The Glass Ceiling

10/28/2019
On this week’s episode of The Wealth Intersection, host Megan Gorman welcomes Cate Luzio, CEO and Founder of Luminary. For over 20 years, Cate Luzio was a star as a financial services executive at firms including HSBC and JP Morgan. However Cate saw a need for a place where women could network and grow their careers. Eight months after she put together her business plan, Luminary was born. Luminary is a 15,000 square foot work space in the middle of Manhattan – but it is so much more than...

Duration:00:58:45

How This Social Entrepreneur Is Making The Impossible Possible

10/21/2019
What does it mean that one wants to make the impossible possible? That's the mantra of this week's guest social entrepreneur Kunal Sood. Sood grew up with a myriad of problems as a child that included learning disabilities like dyslexia and ADHD and being obese. However, along the way, he developed grit and determination. As a social entrepreneur, impact investor, and philanthropic leader, Sood is focused on launching and promoting organizations that make a positive difference.Join us on...

Duration:00:56:49

What Is Artificial Intelligence and How Will It Impact Investing?

10/14/2019
Artificial Intelligence or AI has the ability to change everything about how the world works. In fact PWC estimates that AI will contribute $15.6 trillion to the global economy by 2030. But what is AI exactly? On this week’s show, we have the pleasure of having on Dr. Eric Daimler, CEO and Founder of Conexus, Presidential Innovation Fellow and one of the leading experts on AI. Dr. Daimler’s passion and vision for AI allows us to gain a better definition of what AI is and how it is changing...

Duration:00:55:31

Wealth Lessons From A Cannabis Pioneer

10/7/2019
Emily Paxhia, co-founder and managing partner of Poseidon Asset Management joins host Megan Gorman on this episode of The Wealth Intersection. Cannabis investing is everywhere today from ETFs to stocks to private equity. But less than seven years ago, it was an untested investment frontier. Paxhia saw an opportunity in a product that she knew would be a growth industry over the coming years. In 2013, with grit and a partnership with her younger brother Morgan, she launched one of the first...

Duration:00:58:32

How The Right Risk Taking Can Create Entrepreneurial Success

9/30/2019
Risk taking is a key component of entrepreneurship. But the right risk taking can change an industry. In this week's episode, we speak with Larry Namer, founder of E! Entertainment Channel. Larry shares his story of starting out in the cable business in New York in the 1970s. His choices on when he took risk in his career allowed him to turn a $2.5 million investment into a major television network. From starting shows like Talk Soup to working with entertainers in China, Larry shares all on...

Duration:00:56:40

Is Health Key To Having True Wealth?

9/23/2019
Americans are living longer than they ever have before – but are they living better? While living a long life is important, we need to focus on living a longer and higher quality life. Managing your health is one path to having wealth. In this episode, we welcome Dr. Jorge Rodriguez,a frequent contributor to The Doctors, CNN and The View, to discuss the steps you should be taking to manage your health as part of your personal finance journey.

Duration:00:56:32

How Financial Illiteracy Is Eroding The American Dream

9/16/2019
Only 39 percentage of all Americans have enough in savings to cover a 1000 dollar emergency. While this statistic is disturbing, it really is a symptom of the financial crisis that is happening across the country as Americans become more financially stressed than ever before. In this episode, we welcome Dr. Billy Hensley of the National Endowment of Financial Education as we explore the current state of financial literacy in the United States. Our discussion with Dr. Hensley tackles the...

Duration:00:51:55