Andy Wang is a Managing Partner at Runnymede Capital Management and host of the INSPIRED MONEY Podcast. He has been named among the INVESTOPEDIA 100: Most Influential Advisors, Top 100 Most Social Financial Advisors by Brightscope, and has appeared on Reuters TV, The Huffington Post, Barron's, and Forbes. Runnymede is a fee-only registered investment adviser (RIA) to captive insurance, pension funds, 401(k) plans, non-profits, and individuals. Andy is married, has three children, and can be periodically found performing Hawaiian guitar in the New York tri-state area.
Episode 188: The Laundress Founder talks about building a brand from scratch, financing growth, and different views on money. Guest Biography Gwen Whiting embodies an entrepreneur’s spirit with a creative vision and an executive’s talent for leading and growing a global lifestyle brand. Long before sustainability became an inspiring way of life, it was Gwen’s vision in 2004 to create a premium, eco-friendly laundry and home cleaning brand – The Laundress. Without external funding, through Gwen’s tenacity and leadership, The Laundress grew via multi-channel distribution and was acquired by Unilever. In addition to Gwen’s leadership role, she oversees the entire visual brand experience of The Laundress from concept to creation, including product development, branding, and retail design. Gwen’s current mission is to certify The Laundress as a B-corp, committed to purpose and sustainability principles for business as a force for good, with purpose over profit. Prior to cofounding The Laundress, Gwen spent over a decade in fashion, retail, media, and design, including five years as a Senior Designer for Ralph Lauren Home. She holds her Bachelor of Science in Textile Science Apparel Design from Cornell University, where she remains actively involved as an alumnae and student mentorship. An active voice in thought leadership, entrepreneurship and female empowerment, Gwen is also a member of Chief & YPO Global Leadership Community. Gwen lives in New York City and Bridgehampton with her husband. She feeds her creative spirit with reading, wellness, and global adventures. In this episode, you'll learn: Different types of risks -- personal, business, and investing. The never ending hamster wheel of needing money to grow a business -- a common struggle for female founders. How a collaboration with rock star customer John Mayer came together. Show notes: http://www.inspiredmoney.fm/188 Find more from our guest: thelaundress.com LinkedIn Instagram Mentioned in the episode: Timothy Everest Bespoke Tailoring Thomas Pink Jim McKelvey, Founder of Square John Mayer Montana Association of Land Trusts J. Crew Le Labo Money Tip of the Week Great investing is like watching a tree grow. Thanks for Listening! To share your thoughts: Leave a note in the comment section below. Share this show on Twitter or Facebook. Join us at the Inspired Money Makers groups at facebook and LinkedIn To help out the show: Leave an honest review on Apple Podcasts, Podchaser.com, or wherever you listen. Your ratings and reviews really help, and I read each one. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts. Special thanks to Jim Kimo West for the music.
Episode 187: Marco Vangelisti shares why he left a successful career in finance and sold his investments to focus on no-harm impact investing. Guest Biography Marco Vangelisti, CFA is a 100% Aware and No-Harm investor with a longstanding commitment to impact and regenerative investing. He is a founding member of Slow Money and has been on the leadership team of the Slow Money Northern California Network from its inception to 2020. Prior to his shift in focus towards no-harm, impact, and regenerative investing, he spent 20 years in the finance industry, where he managed investment equity portfolios on behalf of large foundations and endowments and developed statistical risk models for equity and fixed income markets around the world. Marco was a Fulbright scholar in Mathematics and Economics at the University of California in Berkeley, earned an MBA at the Milan-based “Enrico Mattei” school in his native Italy, and a Master of Fine Arts at the intersection of public art and ecology in the U.S. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and taught portfolio management, asset allocation, and performance and risk analysis at the San Francisco CFA Institute for 12 years. He is dedicated to democratizing financial literacy and no-harm investing. In this episode, you'll learn: Some of the problems with owning mutual funds and popular ETFs like the S&P 500. How Marco transformed his investments from traditional to aware and no-harm. Investing for good rather than for optimal returns. Show notes: http://www.inspiredmoney.fm/187 Find more from our guest: www.ek4t.com LinkedIn Twitter Mentioned in the episode: Towards Aware and No-Harm Investing Course Slow Money keynote address Sysco Corp (SYY) Ghost Fleet: Two Stories of Survival and Redemption Slow Money Occupy Wall Street Amy Pearl RSF Social Finance - Values-Aligned Investing CNote - women-led impact investment platform Community Foods Market Books: Richistan: A Journey Through the American Wealth Boom and the Lives of the New Rich by Robert Frank Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money: Investing as if Food, Farms, and Fertility Mattered by Woody Tasch Money Tip of the Week A tip for improving your relationship with money Thanks for Listening! To share your thoughts: Leave a note in the comment section below. Share this show on Twitter or Facebook. Join us at the Inspired Money Makers groups at facebook and LinkedIn To help out the show: Leave an honest review on Apple Podcasts, Podchaser.com, or wherever you listen. Your ratings and reviews really help, and I read each one. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts. Special thanks to Jim Kimo West for the music.
Episode 186: "Original Money Coach" Karen McCall shares her path from having a terrible relationship with money to helping thousands of people get out of debt and build a life they love. Guest Biography Karen McCall went from dodging IRS calls to helping thousands of people get out of debt and build a life and business they love. Before Karen McCall became a money coaching industry expert, trainer, author, speaker and software developer, she was dodging calls from the IRS. She was scared to death and unsure of the way forward. Karen is the founder of the Financial Recovery Institute and the creator of the money management program MoneyGrit™. With more than 30 years of experience in the money coaching industry, Karen is a leader in the industry and many regard her as the “original money coach”. In this time, Karen has worked with hundreds of solopreneurs and small business owners to help them build lucrative, successful businesses that are not only profitable but feed their soul. In this episode, you'll learn: How Karen went from feeling scared to death about money to mastering her relationships with money. What role emotion plays in money management. What Karen wants her legacy to be. Show notes: http://www.inspiredmoney.fm/186 Find more from our guest: www.financialrecovery.com www.moneygrit.com Facebook Instagram Mentioned in the episode: Possibility Thinking - Robert Harold Schuller Books: Financial Recovery: Developing a Healthy Relationship with Money by Karen McCall Money Tip of the Week A tip for improving your relationship with money Thanks for Listening! To share your thoughts: Leave a note in the comment section below. Share this show on Twitter or Facebook. Join us at the Inspired Money Makers groups at facebook and LinkedIn To help out the show: Leave an honest review on Apple Podcasts, Podchaser.com, or wherever you listen. Your ratings and reviews really help, and I read each one. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts. Special thanks to Jim Kimo West for the music.
Episode 185: CEO and 4-Time Bestselling Author, Robert Glazer talks about creating a best place to work, the power of core values, and managing successful remote teams. Guest Biography Bob Glazer is the founder and CEO of global partner marketing agency, Acceleration Partners. He is also the co-founder and Chairman of BrandCycle. A serial entrepreneur, Bob has a passion for helping individuals and organizations build their capacity to elevate. Under Robert’s leadership, Acceleration Partners has become a recognized global leader in the affiliate and partner marketing industry, receiving numerous industry and company culture awards. Bob was also named to Glassdoor’s list of Top CEO of Small and Medium Companies in the US, ranking #2. Bob shares his ideas and insights via Friday Forward, a popular weekly inspirational newsletter that reaches over 100,000 individuals and business leaders across 50+ countries. He is the host of the Elevate Podcast, where Bob sits down with leaders, thinkers and authors to discuss personal growth and helping others live their best lives. Bob is also the Wall Street Journal, USA Today and international bestselling author of four books: Elevate, Friday Forward, Performance Partnerships and How To Make Virtual Teams Work. A regular columnist for Forbes, Inc. and Entrepreneur, Bob’s writing reaches over five million people around the globe each year who resonate with his topics, which range from performance marketing and entrepreneurship to company culture, capacity building, hiring and leadership. Worldwide, he is also a sought-after speaker by companies and organizations, especially on subjects related to business growth, culture, mindful transitions, building capacity and performance. Outside of work, Bob can likely be found skiing, cycling, reading, traveling, spending quality time with his family or overseeing some sort of home renovation project. In this episode, you'll learn: Why leadership styles can be like trying on different sweaters The importance of identifying core values for a company, leadership teams, and employees Keys to building successful remote teams from a CEO who has led a 100% remote workforce for 14 years Show notes: http://www.inspiredmoney.fm/185 Check out Bob's core values course at http://www.corevaluescourse.com​ Use code inspiredmoney to get $30 off. Find more from our guest: www.robertglazer.com Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Instagram The Elevate Podcast with Robert Glazer Friday Forward newsletter Mentioned in the episode: Philip McKernan Rustic Pathways BUILD Books: Friday Forward: Inspiration & Motivation to End Your Week Stronger Than It Started by Robert Glazer How to Make Virtual Teams Work: Manage and Empower a Virtual Team That Thrives While Working from Home by Robert Glazer Elevate: Push Beyond Your Limits and Unlock Success in Yourself and Others by Robert Glazer Performance Partnerships: The Checkered Past, Changing Present and Exciting Future of Affiliate Marketing by Robert Glazer Money Tip of the Week Core values and your money Thanks for Listening! To share your thoughts: Leave a note in the comment section below. Share this show on Twitter or Facebook. Join us at the Inspired Money Makers groups at facebook and LinkedIn To help out the show: Leave an honest review on Apple Podcasts, Podchaser.com, or wherever you listen. Your ratings and reviews really help, and I read each one. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts. Special thanks to Jim Kimo West for the music.
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Birthdate
Mar 9th, 1972
Location
Morristown, NJ, USA
Episode Count
270
Podcast Count
32
Total Airtime
1 week, 1 day
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Podchaser Creator ID logo 495101