Money in Skateboarding | The AVNI Interviews 0038 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork

Money in Skateboarding | The AVNI Interviews 0038 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Influencers & Entrepreneurs
21 Yr Old Matt Gresia Builds Successful Ecom business | 0049 The AVNI Interviews w Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Apr 24 • 34 min
20 Year Old Matt Gresia built a profitable Ecom business with no paid advertisements while donating to canswer research. In episode 0059 we interview Matt Gresia, the Founder of Casnwer Sock Co.
How to Close Sales | The AVNI Interviews 0048 Eric Bork & Mikey Taylor
Apr 17 • 37 min
How to close sales. **** In this episode of The AVNI Interviews, Eric Bork & Mikey Taylor go over how to close sales. Let’s go. **** Here on the AVNI Interviews we interview people doing the work they want in the lifestyle they love to help other people…
Building Monthly Recurring Revenue By Licensing Review Software | 0047 Stuart Faught
Apr 10 • 56 min
Stuart Faught is the founder of, a review software for local businesses to get reviews on Google and other popular review sites.
How Daniel Kasidi built a business out of shoe laces | The AVNI Interviews 0046 w Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Apr 3 • 43 min
Daniel Kasidi is the founder of Rastaclat, a brand who spreads positivity through their uniquely designed bracelets. Daniel originally turned his extra shoe laces into woven bracelets and almost 10 years later, he has turned these bracelets into a…
How to get good on camera / Q & A | The AVNI Interviews 0045
Mar 27 • 52 min
We’ve learned a lot about being on camera in content and today we want to share. One technique is to ask a question and answer it, to the point, in 15-60 seconds. We posted a Q and A and we test ourselves in the podcast answering the questions that the…
Creating a digital content strategy | The AVNI Interviews 0044 with Eric Bork & Mikey Taylor
Mar 20 • 61 min
In this episode Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork discuss creating a social media / digital content strategy for personal and product brands.
Get what you want part 2 | The AVNI Interviews 0043 with Mikey Taylor and Eric Bork
Mar 13 • 66 min
How to get what you want part 2. The AVNI Interviews 0043 with Mikey Taylor and Eric Bork
What is your version of the GOODxLife? | The AVNI Interviews 0042
Mar 6 • 60 min
Let’s define each individual’s version of the GOODxLife. in this episode we go over ours individually.
Real estate skate broker Greg Harris | The AVNI Interviews 0041 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Feb 27 • 65 min
Greg Harris is a former pro skateboarder who now brokers real estate deals for pros like Andrew Reynolds, Jim Greco, etc.
Best ways to make money | The AVNI Interviews 0040 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Feb 20 • 69 min
DOWNLOAD PDF HERE: **** In this episode of the AVNI Interviews, we discuss some of the best ways to make money and how to do it such as digital products, syndicating real estate deals, etc.
Life as an NFL Super Bowl Champ Steve Weatherford | The AVNI Interviews 0039 w Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Feb 13 • 90 min
Steve Weatherford is a former NFL Super Bowl Champion, Entrepreneur and hell of a guy. Good times meeting with the Family man.
Money in Skateboarding | The AVNI Interviews 0038 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Feb 6 • 59 min
Co-hosts Eric Bork & Mikey Taylor have a discussion about money in the skateboard industry including pro salaries and companies.
Vince Capaldi building Glassy Eyewear part 2 | The AVNI Interviews with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jan 30 • 62 min Capaldi is the co-founder of Glassy Eyewear with his brother Mike Mo Capaldi. Vince built the product while his brother was finishing his pro-career as a skateboarder and now runs the co day to day with Mike Mo. Glassy…
Launching a successful digital product with Brandon Schram | AVNI 0036 w Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jan 22 • 62 min
Brandon Schram is the co-creator of, and online fitness program that is taking the internet by storm.
Stick with your passion no matter what: Eric Bork | AVNI Interviews 0035 by Mikey Taylor
Jan 16 • 56 min
This week Mikey interviews me (Eric Bork). We talk about being a pro skateboarder, giving it up, working in corporate America and starting all over to co-found AVNI with Mikey. Hope you all enjoy.
Learning from Masters of their craft | The AVNI Interviews with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jan 9 • 61 min
People at the top always have inside information they share with other people at the top. In this episode, we talk about some of those lessons from Mikey & launch our Masters Collective: Learn from the top Masters of their craft.
How Mike Mo Capaldi Co-Founded Glassy Eyewear | The AVNI Interviews with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jan 2 • 59 min
Mike Mo Capaldi and his brother Vince came up with the idea to create Glassy Eyewear while they were skateboarding. After a few years of running the business, Mike Mo encountered an injury and stepped in to run Glassy full time with Vince. In this…
Building a successful apparel brand with Blake Ricciardi | The AVNI Interviews 0032 with Mikey Taylo
Dec 27, 2018 • 64 min
Blake Ricciardi is the founder of the apparel brand Popular Demand and ZZZ Natural, a Cannabis sleep aide brand.
Danny Duncan Interview | The AVNI Interviews 0031 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Dec 19, 2018 • 40 min
Danny Duncan started off helping skateboarders stretch out and found his passion in making funny…crazy Youtube videos. Now he’s got 2 Million subscribers on Youtube and a cult following.
Setting 2019 Goals | The AVNI Interviews 0030 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Dec 12, 2018 • 48 min
In this episode we go over The AVNI Mindshare Collective, an online Collective dedicated to setting and hitting goals in 2019. **** MINDSHARE COLLECTIVE -
Create Your Dream Job w Kevion Stirdivant | AVNI 0029 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Dec 5, 2018 • 77 min
Kevion Stirdivant is the founder of Kase Real Estate Group who has appeared on the top 100 of the Wall Street Journals real estate agents for the past 2 years. Kase has taken a different approach, working with their agents to create amazing people through…
Making it as an Actor with Taylor John Smith | AVNI 0028 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Nov 27, 2018 • 77 min
Taylor John Smith is an actor who starred in HBO’s new mini series Sharp Objects with Amy Adams, Hunter Killer with Gerard Butler, and just finished filming for the Outpost with Orlando Bloom. Taylor joins us to discuss making it as an actor.
Get What You Want Mental Process | AVNI 0027 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Nov 21, 2018
Mental processes are powerful. In this episode we go over the process of figuring out what your next step is and breaking down the steps to get there
Make Creative $$$| Barton Damer | AVNI 00026 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Nov 14, 2018 • 55 min
Barton Damer keeps coming up over and over probably because of how he scaled his business from a one man show to a 9 person agency. We had him on a while back and wanted to have him on again to discuss the specifics of what he charges and Value Based…
Overcoming Stacked Odds with Greg Mountain | AVNI 0025 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Nov 7, 2018 • 73 min
Greg Mountain went from prison to turning his life around, as a national cross fit competitor and gym owner.
Paul Rodriguez on Skill vs Talent | The AVNI Interviews 0024 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Oct 31, 2018 • 45 min
Paul Rodriguez gives his thoughts on Skill vs Talent in this conversation, turned debate with Mikey Taylor, Louisa Nicola and Eric Bork.
Millionaire Mindset / Mikey Taylor | The AVNI Interviews 0023 Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Oct 24, 2018 • 35 min
In this episode of The AVNI Interviews, Mikey Taylor is interviewed by Eric Bork about Mikey’s practical beliefs about money that led him to be a millionaire.
Design Your Dream Life | The AVNI Interviews 0022 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Oct 17, 2018 • 57 min
Design YOUR dream life. It’s what you want, not the jets and the rented luxury cars. In this episode we go over how to design the life you want, not the life that everyone is telling you that you should design.
High Net Worth Networking - Omar the Rock Star | The AVNI Interviews 0021 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Oct 10, 2018
Omar Elattar is the creator and host of “The Passionate Few,” a show featuring iconic guests like Grant Cardone and Ed Mylett. Omar breaks down high net worth networking.
Make Side Hustle Money | The AVNI Interviews 0020 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Oct 3, 2018 • 48 min
This week we introduce our online academy: Tech Works Agency Academy, and we talk about working a side hustle that can lead to what you want to really do if you’re not already doing it.
Bedros Keuilian | The AVNI Interviews 0019 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Sep 26, 2018 • 60 min
Bedros Keuilian is the founder of Fit Body Bootcamp, an international physical training franchise with over 700 locations. As an immigrant from Armenia, Bedros grew up extremely poor, before becoming a physical trainer. While training wealthy clients, he…
Neen Williams | The AVNI Interviews 0018 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Sep 19, 2018 • 51 min
This weeks guest is professional skateboarder Neen Williams. While overcoming a major knee injury, Neen grew a love for cooking and wellness, which in turned developed into deals with brands like Whole Foods and Vega.
Find Your Thing | The AVNI Interviews 0017 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Sep 12, 2018 • 65 min
This week’s show on the AVNI interviews is about how to find your own thing. In this Episode we (Eric Bork & Mikey Taylor) go over 7 specific things people can do to figure out what they want to do in life. We hope you enjoy and find value in it.
Building an M.PIRE with Danny Morel | The AVNI Interviews 0016 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Sep 5, 2018
Danny Morel is a real estate icon, who owns many different companies such as Intero, M.Pire, Relentless and is the author of The Resilience Road Map. Danny started his first real estate business at the age of 18 with the goal to buy his mother and brother…
Teenage Entrepreneur Jesse Kay | The AVNI Interviews 0015 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Aug 29, 2018
Jesse Kay is a teenage entrepreneur who made 2k a month online at 9 years old and now runs a social media agency called Viral AF, where consults for people such as Paul Rodriguez and Madison Square Garden.
Chris Chann Talks Youtube & Industry | The AVNI Interviews 0014 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Aug 22, 2018 • 51 min
Chris Chann is a youtuber / content creator and skateboarder. Chris began his career posting trick challenges at the skate park near his parents home, and grew into creating entertaining content along with his skateboarding content. Chris has paved the…
How to quit your job with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork | The AVNI Interviews 0013
Aug 15, 2018 • 56 min
How to quit your job with AVNI co-founders Eric Bork & Mikey Taylor. Eric is a former pro-skateboarder who worked in corporate America before deciding to take the leap and go out on his own. Mikey is a former pro-skateboarder, co-founder of St. Archer…
The Diamond Boss Louisa Nicola | The AVNI Interview 0012 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Aug 7, 2018 • 64 min
Louisa Nicola is the founder of Neuro Athletics, which focusses on performance of the brain using brain scans and brain body training. A former world class tri-athlete, Luisa was struck by a truck on her way to Bejing and told she would never run again.…
How Matt Coulter creates Global nonprofits | The AVNI Interview 0011 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Aug 1, 2018 • 65 min
Matt Coulter Co-Founded and operated a Global Cancer Nonprofit for 10 years before starting a platform to help multiple other people start nonprofits, the first being The BeYoutiful Foundation.
Josh Landan Co-founding St. Archer Beer & Villager Goods | The AVNI Interviews 0010 w Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jul 25, 2018 • 71 min
Josh Landan is the co-founder of St. Archer Beer, which was acquired by Miller Coors in 2015, and now the founder of Villager Goods, Cocount Water and other drinks and food products. Josh Started as a surf film maker, for which he won multiple awards,…
Scaling YOUR business with Barton Damer | The AVNI Interviews 0009 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jul 18, 2018 • 61 min
Barton Damer goes over how he went from being a one man show to a 3D motion agency with over 10 employees.
Branding Strategies w Ben Times 10 | Ben Ricciardi | The AVNI Interviews w Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jul 11, 2018 • 73 min
Ben Ricciardi is the Founder of Times 10, a full service agency in Burbank, CA who does amazing work for clients like Adidas.
Randall Pich | The AVNI Interviews 0007 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jul 5, 2018 • 56 min
Randall Pich is the CEO and Founder - A fitness lifestyle based clothing brand. Randall is a self-taught online retail expert who started creating Shirts for his physical training clients with the slogan “Live Fit.” After deciding to launch the slogan as…
George Gankas Golf | The AVNI Interviews 0006 with Mikey Taylor & Eric Bork
Jun 27, 2018 • 57 min
George Gankas is disrupting the golf space by brining a new, more athletic swing to the game and attracting thousands of people online with his personality and social media.
The AVNI Interviews 0005: Mikey Taylor interviewed by Eric Bork
Jun 21, 2018 • 58 min
On this episode of The AVNI Interviews, Eric Bork interviews his co-host Mikey Taylor about transitioning from Pro Skateboarding to starting Commune Capital.
The AVNI Interviews 0004: Paul Rodriguez
Jun 14, 2018 • 85 min
Here on The AVNI Interviews Eric Bork and Mikey Taylor interview people doing the work they want in the lifestyle they love to help other people do the same thing.
The AVNI Interviews 0002: Rachel Metz
Jun 6, 2018 • 52 min
We sit down with Rachel Metz in this episode to discuss making a career in DIY and her love for power tools as well as the business behind it.
The Avni Interviews 0003: Chris “Pfaff” Drama
Jun 6, 2018 • 80 min
Drama came by the Podcast Chamber to give us a rundown on transitioning from Reality TV Star to Successful entrepreneur.
The Avni Interviews 0001: Attach
May 31, 2018 • 47 min
Attach is our first interview and the 2015 Call of Duty world champion. Listen to hear about the world of professional gaming.