Up2

Up2

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Refreshingly candid conversations with some of today’s most humble leaders. Adam Kaufman dives into topics often left unexplored. His guests’ challenges, fears, and motivations show what it takes to become a humble leader.


Adam Kaufman: Our Host’s Story
Dec 3 • 56 min
Usually the one asking all the questions, there have been inquiries to learn more about Adam. How does he meet the people he knows? What has his career path been? And what makes him the perfect host for a podcast about success and humility?
Scott Wolstein: Creating Consensus and Leading with Compassion
Nov 12 • 46 min
Scott Wolstein has presided over a real estate empire with billions invested in the ground all over the United States. However, his legacy is about investment in people. Scott has always strived to be a compassionate person, but in recent years, his focus…
Joe Pulizzi: “The Godfather’s” Goal-Setting Practice that could Change Your Life
Oct 29 • 50 min
Joe Pulizzi is known as the Godfather of content marketing, but he knows the value in setting work aside from time to time. He has helped some of the biggest companies in the world with their marketing efforts and now, his concepts are heard in classrooms…
Philippe Bourguignon: A Life of Creativity and Passion
Oct 15 • 39 min
Philippe Bourguignon meanders and dreams. His creativity and passion has led him on adventures around the world and placed him at the top of many successful companies and renowned organizations. He has served as the CEO of Euro Disney, Chairman and CEO of…
Ambassador Doug Holladay: Embrace Your Fears and Live a Life of Meaning
Oct 1 • 44 min
Ambassador Doug Holladay has a lot of knowledge to share. Having a career so varied as to include being US Special Ambassador to South Africa, advisor to several US Presidents, an Investment Banker at Goldman Sachs, teaching at Georgetown University, and…
Special Series with Umberto Fedeli: Session Three
Sep 17 • 42 min
Business owner and powerbroker, Umberto Fedeli, joins Adam for the final session of this three-part miniseries. Throughout this episode, a special focus is given to the importance of relationships and the treatment of others in both business and personal…
Special Series with Umberto Fedeli: Session Two
Sep 3 • 36 min
Business owner and powerbroker, Umberto Fedeli, joins Adam for the second session of this three-part miniseries. Umberto shares business and investing advice, featuring special tips for those just starting out in the investment world. With 40 years…
Special Series with Umberto Fedeli: Session One
Aug 20 • 34 min
Coming out of the first season of Up2 it became clear that the interview with successful business owner and powerbroker, Umberto Fedeli, resonated with listeners. Adam wanted to give listeners a chance to hear more from this experienced veteran of nearly…
Shoes Off with Sheryl Palmer
Apr 30 • 42 min
In this final episode of the Up2 season, Adam interviews Sheryl Palmer, the CEO of Taylor Morrison, one of the largest home builders in the U.S. and traded on the New York Stock Exchange. She’s won countless awards, overcome a significant health…
Achieving Balance with Congressman Anthony Gonzalez
Apr 16 • 35 min
In this episode Adam talks to Congressman Anthony Gonzalez, one of the youngest members of the US. House of Representatives. He is a former NFL wide receiver; a college All American; and graduate of Stanford Business School. The Congressman speaks…
Talking Billions and Biking with Stewart Kohl
Apr 2 • 33 min
Adam invites into the studio Stewart Kohl, the co-CEO of global private equity firm, Riverside, who spends nearly as much of his time on charitable pursuits as he does overseeing the more than 400 transactions made by his firm. Let’s find out what Stewart…
Breaking Bread with Umberto Fedeli
Mar 19 • 34 min
In this episode Adam interviews Umberto Fedeli, the CEO of a national insurance firm and an active private investor. Known for his first class hospitality and powerful political influence, Umberto has built his highly successful career around helping…
Eric Chen: Leading with a Grain of Humility
Mar 5 • 30 min
In this episode Adam interviews Eric Chen. Eric is a Stanford graduate and silicon valley venture capitalist. He and his wife co-founded Tiny Prints with two other Stanford classmates (acquired by Shutterfly for $340 million), and he’s also the founding…
Creating Connectivity with Charu Ramanathan
Feb 19 • 33 min
In this episode Adam interviews Charu Ramanathan, an influential entrepreneur who earned her PhD in Biomedical Engineering. Listen in as Charu tells us about the lessons she’s learned, how she became a better leader along the way, her view on parenting,…
Navigating Curves in the Road with Bobby George
Feb 5 • 30 min
In this episode, Adam talks with his good friend Bobby George. Bobby never let his health challenges prevent him from creating the restaurant empire he has today. Instead, he used his knowledge of healthy eating practices to open the first all non-GMO…
Blockchain and Big Ideas with Repeat Entrepreneur Marc Blinder
Jan 22 • 34 min
For the first official episode of the Up2 season, Adam Kaufman interviews Marc Blinder, founder of one of the hottest blockchain companies in Silicon Valley. Marc explains the use of API and blockchain in our everyday lives and tells us what he’s learned…
Sneak Peak
Jan 7 • 2 min
The Up2 podcast identifies and showcases the most accomplished and interesting leaders in business, medicine, and the public arena. Our hope is that by giving voice to these impressive leaders (who remain humble in spite of the success and attention…