Manos Accelerator via Google Launchpad

Manos Accelerator via Google Launchpad
From Silicon Valley we interview rockstar entrepreneurs who share their exact formulas for success in customer acquisition, growth hacking, fundraising, or scaling a company.

Leveraging Your Personal Brand to Build a Powerful Network - Casey Adams
Sep 14, 2019 • 12 min
Casey Adams is an 18 year old Best Selling Author, Entrepreneur, and Public Speaker who has been able to turn his negative situation into a positive outcome. After almost becoming paralyzed during a football injury, Casey was able to start his journey by…
How to Pitch VC’s and Raise Funds From Silicon Valley Investors - Arie van Gemeren, Rising Tide VC
Sep 14, 2019 • 16 min
Arie is a Principal at Rising Tide VC, an early stage investments firm with a focus on early-stage technology and healthcare. Arie is focused on big ideas in FinTech, InsurTech, real estate and blockchain technology, and also on delivering value-add work…
How to Think Like an Investor and Raise Funds - Osayi Igharo, Africa’s Top Investor Ripple VC
Sep 14, 2019 • 20 min
Ripple VC works with highly technical, capital efficient companies to expand market opportunities and scale product-market fit. Ripple VC provides seed capital and focuses energies on helping with Fortune 500 relationships: helping them become customers,…
Fundraising Strategies for Early-Stage Founders: Raising Your First Round - Matt Cole, Investible
Sep 14, 2019 • 19 min
Investible is a new-breed scalable angel investor and business generator bringing together the skills of early stage VC investors with the scalability enabled by our world-class experiential business building program. Investible produces a formidable…
How to Get Investors to Reach Out to You About Your Startup - John Mannes, Basis Set Ventures
Sep 14, 2019 • 14 min
John Mannes is an investor at Basis Set Ventures, a $136 million early stage venture capital fund focused on supporting startups using machine learning to address big problems across industries. Prior to Basis Set Ventures, John was a TechCrunch writer…
Applying Brain Science to Digital Marketing for Business Owners - Jonathan Hawkins
Sep 14, 2019 • 20 min
Jonathan Hawkins is the CEO of The Hashtag Agent, a social media training and consulting firm for the real estate industry. Most recently, Jonathan was ranked in the top 1% of real estate brokers in the country. He is a sought after keynote speaker and…
Secrets of a Portfolio Entrepreneur: How to Run Multiple Startups at the Same Time - Jeff Fenster, Everbowl
Sep 14, 2019 • 25 min
Jeff Fenster is the CEO of Everbowl, a San Diego-based acai bowl and juice chain. Fenster started Everbowl in 2016, which has now expanded to 22 locations across Southern California—with two just added in Hillcrest and Little Italy. But Everbowl is not…
Actionable Strategies to Build a Successful Personal and Business Brand - Mike Young
Sep 13, 2019 • 15 min
Mike Young is the host of the top-rated iTunes “The Made Over Podcast”, author of “Made Over: How To Create A Powerful Brand That Will Transform Your Business & Save Your Life”, and a seasoned entrepreneur. Mike created “The Makeover Method” and is known…
Sales Tactics for Entrepreneurs - David Lopez
Sep 13, 2019 • 17 min
David Lopez is a successful sales coach and entrepreneur. On this episodes he shares his secrets and tactics for closing any sale.
Fitness Entrepreneur Sharing His Secrets to Good Habits, Work-Life Balance, and Mindset for Entrepreneurs - Anthony Mendez
Sep 13, 2019 • 15 min
Anthony Mendez: CEO of Mendez Fitness Pro, PUMA Trainer & Onnit Athlete Mendez has 3 years of exercise science education, has a diploma from equinox fitness academy, a Diploma in Psychology, and he has partaken in over 30 health & fitness work shops lead…
Not Your Typical VC: Samara Hernandez Invests in Badass Founders With Chingona Ventures
Sep 13, 2019 • 22 min
Previously at Math Venture Partners Samara now raised her own fund, Chingona Ventures to invest in badass (Latino) founders.
How to Set up Scalable Systems and Processes for Your Business - Tim Nussbeck
Sep 13, 2019 • 19 min
Tim Nussbeck built a $100M dollar a year business using effective systems and operations. In this episode he shares all his strategies and tactics for optimizing your business.
Demystifying Venture Capital for Founders in Deep Tech, AI, ML, and Other Emerging Technologies - Investor Lucy Wang
Sep 13, 2019 • 18 min
Lucy’s current investment focus is on breakthrough technologies in enterprise software and hardware, including ML/AI, blockchain, cybersecurity, computing infrastructure, robotics/autonomous systems, aerospace, and AR/VR. She has experience as an emerging…
The Power of Mentorship to Build Thriving Businesses - Seth Campbell
Sep 13, 2019 • 17 min
Seth has started several businesses and made several million dollars as an entrepreneur. He has spoken at events on multiple continents and around the US and has had the opportunity to present with John C Maxwell on one of his business trainings. He gives…
Building a Profitable Network Marketing Company From Scratch – Austin Godsey
Sep 13, 2019 • 13 min
Austin Godsey went from “homeless” to “millionaire” within 2 years through network marketing. In this episode he reveals how he left his difficult background behind and built a successful company with nothing but hard work and the right tactics.
How to Raise Funds (for International Startup Founders)
May 22, 2019 • 23 min
Ariel is a General Partner at Brainstorm Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm whose exits include OpenTable, Zappos and KIO Networks in Mexico City. Ariel is a Class 16 Kauffman Fellow and Mentor. He is also the Vice President of Pacific…
Instagram Tips and Tricks for Startup Founders - Ryan White
Apr 21, 2019 • 15 min
Ryan White is a social media influencer and the CEO of Social Revelation. Social Revelation is a 7 figure marketing agency that helps businesses and personal brands increase their digital footprint and brand awareness online. In this episode, Ryan White…
Growing an Ethical and Sustainable Business - Esteban Gast
Oct 16, 2018 • 27 min
In this episode Esteban Gast talks about the importance of sustainability and his journey in creating a thriving ethical business.
Understanding the Basics of PR - Josue Arteaga
Oct 2, 2018 • 14 min
Josue Arteaga, founder of Influencer Viral, explains how somebody with has no PR experience, no PR background can go from zero to having their first article go up and then start snowballing from there.
Getting the Mindset for Achieving your Goals - Jeremy Haynes
Sep 27, 2018 • 9 min
In this episode Jeremy Haynes, digital marketing guru, and founder / CEO of Megalodon Marketing, tells us the steps needed to find the drive within yourself to achieve your goals and make your aspirations a reality.
Cultivating Persistence - Israel Cauich
Sep 12, 2018 • 11 min
Israel Cauich the CEO of SoldAI recounts his experiences and gives advice on the importance of persistence in achieving your goals.
Driving Traffic with Facebook Ads - Ryan Carroll
Sep 10, 2018 • 10 min
Facebook Instructor, Influencer, and Entrepreneur, Ryan Carroll talks about his secrets for creating growth for your eCommerce business and how to drive traffic using Facebook.
Growth Hacking Press for your Startup - Houston Golden
Sep 4, 2018 • 30 min
Houston Golden tells us step by step the secrets to getting massive press for your business and personal brand and talks about how BAMF outpaces any traditional PR agency.
Using Chatbots to Boost eCommerce Sales - Arri Bagah
Sep 1, 2018 • 16 min
Arri Bagah is the founder & CEO of ROAS. ROAS helps e-commerce brands generate sales and increase brand affinity using chatbots, voice, and AR. Arri has helped Google, HubSpot, and Facebook to build smarter chatbot solutions by providing his expertise…
Getting +15M App Downloads - Anish Dalal
Aug 28, 2018 • 15 min
Anish Dalal is a serial entrepreneur and CEO of Sapphire Apps, a 7 figure app development and growth agency responsible for more than 15M downloads in the iOS and Google Play Stores. He has created over 500 apps for clients like Lindsay Lohan, Bart Baker,…
How to Get Press Coverage for Your Startup - Ulyses Osuna
Aug 13, 2018 • 14 min
Ulyses helps entrepreneurs become go-to experts in their field through strategic media exposure that includes getting featured on the world’s biggest sites & being interviewed on national TV. He’s worked with clients like: Think & Grow Rich (The Movie),…
The Complexity of Raising Funds in 2018 - Etienne Deffarges
Aug 10, 2018 • 37 min
An aeronautical engineer by training, Etienne Deffarges immigrated to the United States thirty-three years ago, and has enjoyed a rewarding professional career as a management consultant, business executive, and entrepreneur. Today he holds a variety of…
Facebook Ads on a Shoestring Budget with Azriel Ratz
Mar 8, 2018 • 16 min
Azriel is the CEO of Ratz Pack Media, a Facebook Ads agency. As a Facebook Ads speaker and influencer, Azriel has consulted dozens of fast moving startups and handled 5 figure monthly budgets.
Do Facebook Ads like a +$1MM Agency with Dee Deng
Mar 8, 2018 • 19 min
Dee has grown a men’s fashion label from startup to $1M company in 90 days using Facebook Ads. He has also generated $570,000 worth of new business for a finance client with a $9,000 advertising budget. Dee Deng has led his agency to +$1.2M ARR within 6…
Growing a Podcast with Luke Bayard
Mar 8, 2018 • 15 min
Luke serves as Host of the Cult of Startup Podcast, where he’s interviewed Forbes 30 Under 30 founders among many other top performers on the topics of success, mindset, and entrepreneurship. His episodes average thousands of downloads while he grows a…
EXCLUSIVE SEO Breakdown of a Website with Arsen Rabinovich
Mar 7, 2018 • 20 min
Arsen hired his first employee in 2009 for his LA based SEO agency (Search Engine Optimization). Since then the agency has grown to service mainstream clients like The Walking Dead, Hint Water, PayPal Swift Financial and many more with a 97% retention…
Unlimited Press by Becoming a Columnist with Alyssa Satara
Mar 7, 2018 • 9 min
Alyssa Satara is a social innovator with a masters degree focused on human rights. She’s had her work published in HuffPost, HuffPost UK, Inc., Observer, The Independent, and International Business Times. Alyssa is known for writing about using technology…
Facebook Ads like a Hollywood Celebrity with Jeremy Haynes
Mar 7, 2018 • 11 min
Jeremy Haynes quit his job working for Grant Cardone — a prominent entrepreneur worth almost $1 Billion USD— to service more than 200 clients and celebrities through his digital marketing agency. He has since accumulated over 2,000 paid students for his…
Understanding Entrepreneurship with Terry Briggs
Mar 4, 2018 • 26 min
Since selling his first software company, Terry has helped launch a develop several startups while coaching others on how to turn their business ideas to reality. He’s an accomplished book author and mentor in the topics of tech entrepreneurship, raising…
Hacking LinkedIn at Stacking Growth with Goldie Chan
Mar 3, 2018 • 15 min
Goldie is a Stanford University alumni who ran digital strategy at Legendary Entertainment (Nerdist, Geek & Sundry, Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls) and ex-Board of Directors at Producer’s Guild of America (NW). She currently produces top-performing…
Hacking Quora for Press and Exposure with Nicolas Cole
Mar 3, 2018 • 17 min
Nicolas Cole is a writer, author, columnist for Inc Magazine, and a 3x Top Writer on Quora. He is the Founder of Digital Press, a content marketing agency that builds CEOs, Executives, and serial entrepreneurs into industry Thought Leaders. Cole has had…