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Excellence Culture – Episode 15 with John Merris (CEO of Flooret)

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30 minutes prior to this interview, John and I had never met, but immediately I knew it was going to be a great conversation. Listen in, as John shares the mindset that drove his leadership as CEO Solo Brands. A mindset that led the company from $11 million to $500 million over the course of […]

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Excellence Culture #14 – Josh Irving (Socorro Tequila)

“If you ignore inspiration, you’re a fool…” -Josh Irving Not only has Josh and his partner Pablo Antinori crafted one of the highest-demand tequilas on the market, but they are changing the world while doing it. Listen to this conversation as we walk through his story that has paved the way to the great success […]

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Excellence Culture (Special Edition) – Brost Daughters

What does it look like to interview your daughters during their teenage years? Well, you talk about teenage slang, advice for parents, and also chat about some of the things you’ve gone through as a family thus far. Check out this fun episode that is sure to put a smile on your face.

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Excellence Culture – The Beginning

Welcome to the Excellence Culture. Join Matt Brost in hearing the stories of people who pursue excellence every day. Why are they the way they are? Why is excellence becoming more rare by the day? We hope to find out and to make an impact in a positive direction.

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Excellence Culture #1 – Defining Excellence with Clay Scroggins

Clay is a former pastor of Buckhead Church in Atlanta, GA. Over time, he’s grown a significant influence in the leadership coaching realm after releasing a book titled “How to Lead When You’re Not in Charge”. Today he takes that message, among others to organizations across the country. He states, “I help emerging leaders become […]

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Excellence Culture #2 – Garrett Hilbert, Dude Perfect

In this episode of Excellence Culture, Matt Brost sits down with Garrett Hilbert of Dude Perfect. We talk about the fascinating story of 5 college buddies becoming a household name across America. Due to Garrett’s open and transparent nature, we get a true sense of the solid foundation they all have and why they have […]

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Excellence Culture #3 – Lori Bunger Noliette – VP, Holt Cat

Lori Bunger Nollette is someone everyone needs to know. Her story of being a leading female in the male-dominated construction industry is nothing short of excellent. In this episode, you will learn about GRIT, leadership, and many other nuggets that have led to her success.

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Power Over Ethernet Revolutionizes Home Automation by Simplifying Installations and Enhancing Connectivity.
April 18, 2024

Homes become increasingly connected and Power over Ethernet (PoE) emerges as a transformative technology in residential automation and entertainment systems. By allowing electrical power and data signals to travel over a single Ethernet cable, PoE offers a streamlined approach to powering devices like smart speakers, security systems, and lighting, all while reducing cable clutter​. […]

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Stephanie Leger, CEO of First Rate Hospitality, discusses extended stay hotels
A Notable Shift in the Extended Stay Hotels Market is Poised to See More Growth with A Few Key Changes
April 18, 2024

How can hotels adapt to the evolving demands of guests who seek more than just basic amenities during extended stays?  While the hotel industry saw economic downturns in 2020 and 2021, many brands today are adapting to market changes in the extended-stay hotel segment. This segment, which also saw a decline, particularly saw a […]

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Proactive Security Response: How Hexagon Enhances Safety, Cuts Losses & Minimizes Bad Press
April 18, 2024

In a world where every second counts during an incident, the ability to respond swiftly and effectively can make all the difference. A proactive security response is a necessity in high-stakes environments such as airports, where a delayed reaction to a security breach can lead to severe consequences, including substantial financial losses and negative […]

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Healthcare-Focused High Schools Boost Career Mobility and Address Workforce Crises
April 18, 2024

In an innovative stride towards bridging the gap between education and career readiness, Bloomberg Philanthropies has initiated a pioneering project to integrate healthcare training within high school curricula across several American communities. This $250 million investment aims to cultivate a new generation of healthcare professionals by creating healthcare-focused high schools in collaboration with major healthcare […]

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Excellence Culture – Episode 15 with John Merris (CEO of Flooret)
April 10, 2024

30 minutes prior to this interview, John and I had never met, but immediately I knew it was going to be a great conversation. Listen in, as John shares the mindset that drove his leadership as CEO Solo Brands. A mindset that led the company from $11 million to $500 million over the course of […]

Read More
Excellence Culture #14 – Josh Irving (Socorro Tequila)

“If you ignore inspiration, you’re a fool…” -Josh Irving Not only has Josh and his partner Pablo Antinori crafted one of the highest-demand tequilas on the market, but they are changing the world while doing it. Listen to this conversation as we walk through his story that has paved the way to the great success […]

Read More
Excellence Culture (Special Edition) – Brost Daughters

What does it look like to interview your daughters during their teenage years? Well, you talk about teenage slang, advice for parents, and also chat about some of the things you’ve gone through as a family thus far. Check out this fun episode that is sure to put a smile on your face.

Read More
Excellence Culture – The Beginning

Welcome to the Excellence Culture. Join Matt Brost in hearing the stories of people who pursue excellence every day. Why are they the way they are? Why is excellence becoming more rare by the day? We hope to find out and to make an impact in a positive direction.

Read More
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Excellence Culture #1 – Defining Excellence with Clay Scroggins
December 1, 2023

Clay is a former pastor of Buckhead Church in Atlanta, GA. Over time, he’s grown a significant influence in the leadership coaching realm after releasing a book titled “How to Lead When You’re Not in Charge”. Today he takes that message, among others to organizations across the country. He states, “I help emerging leaders become […]

Read More
Excellence Culture #2 – Garrett Hilbert, Dude Perfect

In this episode of Excellence Culture, Matt Brost sits down with Garrett Hilbert of Dude Perfect. We talk about the fascinating story of 5 college buddies becoming a household name across America. Due to Garrett’s open and transparent nature, we get a true sense of the solid foundation they all have and why they have […]

Read More
Excellence Culture #3 – Lori Bunger Noliette – VP, Holt Cat

Lori Bunger Nollette is someone everyone needs to know. Her story of being a leading female in the male-dominated construction industry is nothing short of excellent. In this episode, you will learn about GRIT, leadership, and many other nuggets that have led to her success.

Read More
Excellence Culture #4 – Bryant Early, GM, Glen Eagles Country Club

Bryant Early is a significant man of influence in the country club industry. He is the GM of Glen Eagles Country Club in Plano, TX. Not only does he run one of the premier clubs to be a member of in Texas, but he blazes trails and breaks down barriers in an industry deep in […]

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Excellence Culture #5 – Clay Parks, CEO, Parks Coffee
December 1, 2023

Clay Parks has proven himself to be a prime example of excellence. Not only does he lead one of the most respected coffee distribution companies in America, but he is amazing at reflecting on the events that paved this reality. In this episode you will learn about the rise of Parks Coffee, the challenge that […]

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Excellence Culture #6 – John Kundmueller – Owner & President, FreedomPark

Anyone who has used the FreedomPark Airport Valet Service in of DFW, Phoenix, and Salt Lake City would agree that the FreedomPark service and experience is nothing short of EXCELLENT. Our guest on this episode is John Kundmueller, Owner and President of FreedomPark. During this conversation he shares what drives him, the mechanics around how […]

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Excellence Culture #7 – Ian Kinsler – Former Texas Ranger, MLB All-Star

If you know the Texas Rangers, you know Ian Kinsler. He played 14 years in the Major Leagues. Was a 4-time All-Star and a 2-time Golf Glove winner. He’s even on the rare list of players who hit the Cycle. In this episode, we learn about him from childhood to the big leagues. We learn […]

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Excellence Culture #8 – Zak Fearing – Morrison Financial

“Going the extra mile” is a very common thread among those interviews. I have not had a guest yet who exemplified this trait more than Zak Fearing. Zak is a financial planner for Morrison Financial, but that title does not justify the detail and care he puts into his work. From remembering his clients’ milestones […]

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Excellence Culture #4 – Bryant Early, GM, Glen Eagles Country Club
December 1, 2023

Bryant Early is a significant man of influence in the country club industry. He is the GM of Glen Eagles Country Club in Plano, TX. Not only does he run one of the premier clubs to be a member of in Texas, but he blazes trails and breaks down barriers in an industry deep in […]

Read More
Excellence Culture #5 – Clay Parks, CEO, Parks Coffee
December 1, 2023

Clay Parks has proven himself to be a prime example of excellence. Not only does he lead one of the most respected coffee distribution companies in America, but he is amazing at reflecting on the events that paved this reality. In this episode you will learn about the rise of Parks Coffee, the challenge that […]

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Excellence Culture #6 – John Kundmueller – Owner & President, FreedomPark
December 1, 2023

Anyone who has used the FreedomPark Airport Valet Service in of DFW, Phoenix, and Salt Lake City would agree that the FreedomPark service and experience is nothing short of EXCELLENT. Our guest on this episode is John Kundmueller, Owner and President of FreedomPark. During this conversation he shares what drives him, the mechanics around how […]

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Excellence Culture #7 – Ian Kinsler – Former Texas Ranger, MLB All-Star
December 1, 2023

If you know the Texas Rangers, you know Ian Kinsler. He played 14 years in the Major Leagues. Was a 4-time All-Star and a 2-time Golf Glove winner. He’s even on the rare list of players who hit the Cycle. In this episode, we learn about him from childhood to the big leagues. We learn […]

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Excellence Culture #8 – Zak Fearing – Morrison Financial
December 1, 2023

“Going the extra mile” is a very common thread among those interviews. I have not had a guest yet who exemplified this trait more than Zak Fearing. Zak is a financial planner for Morrison Financial, but that title does not justify the detail and care he puts into his work. From remembering his clients’ milestones […]

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Excellence Culture #9 – Levi Smith – CEO, Franklin Building Supply
December 1, 2023

Levi Smith has had a passion for leading since he was young. This passion has led him from growing up on a ranch to a law degree at The University of Texas, followed by founding multiple companies, to now being the CEO of Franklin Building Supply based in Idaho. In this episode, he shares extremely […]

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Excellence Culture #10 – Scott and Jenn Sharrer, Owners and Glenn Walls, GM – Sip + Savor
December 1, 2023

Exceptional service and hospitality have become so rare, but from the second you walk in the door at Sip + Savor, you are cared for with an experience that is second to none! How do founders Scott and Jenn Sharrer and GM Glenn Walls do it? Well, you’ll just have to watch this episode of […]

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Excellence Culture #11 – Johnnie Yellock II, American Hero
December 1, 2023

Nothing is more humbling than listening to the story of an American Hero. Listen to the story of Johnnie Yellock II as he shares his story of sacrifice for our country. He also shares the sources of his positivity, joy, and resilience. All the while we sat down and played some blackjack for his charity […]

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Excellence Culture #12 – Robb Henson and Kevin Brennan, Workday
December 1, 2023

The two guys and the company they represent (Workday) are amazing examples of excellence. From hard work offering a great product to an amazing team culture, there is a lot you can learn from this conversation. If you’re like me, you will leave this conversation with a simple mindset to “love what you do and […]

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