How'd It Happen Podcast

How'd It Happen Podcast


Latest Episodes

Tom Shannon, Mastermind Of Job Growth and Early Stage Companies – Episode 51
September 13, 2019

Tom Shannon is the founder and CEO of Brightstar Wisconsin (HL), a one of a kind non-profit created as a unique entity to fill the early-stage funding void by providing charitable foundations, corporations and wealthy individuals with a vehicle to help...

Tim O’Connor, 3 Proven Rules to Earn over $1000 per Hour – Episode 50
September 06, 2019

Tim O’Connor is a Managing Director at Sandler O’Neill, an independent, full-service investment banking firm. He’s also Mike’s oldest and best friend, a friendship that started in elementary school at St. Denis School in Havertown PA.

Amy Fallucca, The Path of a Superstar Recruiter and HR Consultant – Episode 49
August 30, 2019

Amy Falluca is the founder and CEO of Bravent, a human resources consulting and recruiting firm she started in 2017.  Amy graduated with a degree in Human Resources from the Business School at University of Wisconsin – Madison,

Craig Weber, Why Top Performers Master Conversational Capacity – Episode 48
August 23, 2019

Craig Weber is the CEO of The Weber Consulting Group, a company that helps companies build successful teams that perform when the pressure is on.  His first book, “Conversational Capacity” was a best seller and his newest book,

Kent Lorenz, Board Member on Ownership Models for Growth – Episode 47
August 16, 2019

Kent Lorenz is the retired Chairman & CEO of Acieta, LLC, a division of Matsui Corporation, a Japan based global conglomerate.  He’s also an investor, key-note speaker and highly sought-after Board Member.  Kent’s business career started in the fledgli...

Phil Nadel, Venture Capitalist on the Entrepreneur Superpower – Episode 46
August 09, 2019

Phil Nadel is the Founder and Managing Director of Forefront Ventures, one of the largest start-up investment syndicates on AngelList.  He is also a star on the Gimlet Podcast ‘The Pitch’, (Also listen to “The Pitch” on Spotify).

Denise Thomas, CEO Transforming Leaders into Powerful Communicators – Episode 45
August 02, 2019

Denise Thomas, is the Founder and CEO of The Effective Communication Coach.  She was recently recognized by the Milwaukee Business Journal as a 2019 Woman of Influence in the Entrepreneur category. Denise graduated from Cardinal Stritch University with...

Noah Rickun, Fearless Sales President Rocking 20x Growth – Episode 44
July 26, 2019

Noah Rickun is the President of Sales and Marketing at ETE Reman, a leading, family owned, automobile transmission remanufacturer.  Noah graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where, in addition to getting his degree,

Dave Mastovich, Marketing Maverick Ignites No BS Approach – Episode 43
July 19, 2019

Dave Mastovich is the Founder & CEO of MASSolutions, a Pittsburgh Pennsylvania based marketing firm, the host of the widely popular “No BS Marketing” podcast, a highly rated Vistage International speaker, a Professor of Marketing at Indiana University ...

8 Unbelievable Ways People Became Successful Entrepreneurs – Episode 42.5
July 17, 2019

There are so many people that become successful entrepreneurs but we often don’t know how it happened – and what experiences and motivations led to these extraordinary achievements. In this podcast I highlight 8 Unbelievable Ways People Became Successf...