The Athlete Entrepreneur Mindset

Insights and Strategies from Successful Athletes, Entrepreneurs and High-Achievers

The Athlete Entrepreneur Podcast

The Athlete Entrepreneur podcast is a must-listen for anyone interested in learning about the unique mindset, skills, and traits of successful athletes and entrepreneurs. Each episode features in-depth interviews with accomplished individuals, and experts in their field, many of whom are former athletes, who share their personal journeys, strategies, and the parallels between high achievement in sports and business.

Recent Episodes

March 15, 2023

Paige Lawrence: Olympian to Executive Coach - How a former Olympian u…

On this episode of the Athlete Entrepreneur podcast, we are excited to welcome Paige Lawrence, a former Olympian turned executive coach and mentor. Paige's passion for figure skating led her to compete at the Olympics in 2014...

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Feb. 8, 2023

Darryl Stickel | Building Trust: An Insider's Guide with Dr. Darryl S…

Welcome to another episode of the Athlete Entrepreneur podcast, where we explore the journey of successful individuals and the parallels between sports and business success. Whether you're an athlete or not, you'll find value...

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April 18, 2022

Michael Brill | "The Most Interesting Man in the World"

Born in the South, briefly ran track for Vanderbilt. Formerly a touring professional fire juggler. Michael's career has centered around technology - programming, project management, and most recently sales. In 2016, left the ...

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April 11, 2022

Gene Williams | Founder & CEO of Athletes Untapped

Gene is the Founder & CEO, of Athletes Untapped a marketplace that connects qualified coaches with aspiring athletes. Athletes Untapped fosters strong connections between athletes and private coaches. We enable the relationsh...

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April 4, 2022

Rick Elmore | Founder and CEO of Simply Noted

Rick Elmore is an entrepreneur, sales and marketing expert, and former college and professional football athlete. As the Founder and CEO of Simply Noted, Rick developed a proprietary technology that puts real pen and ink to p...

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March 28, 2022

Chris Manderino | Co-Founder and CEO of LYFE Fuel

A lifelong athlete turned Nutrition Expert, Chris founded LyfeFuel as a way to share his passion for health and wellness.

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Recent Blog Posts

Courage: The Athlete Entrepreneur Mindset

Courage in sports is about pushing past your fears and taking risks. It's about facing physical and mental challenges head-on, and not backing down when …

Teamwork: The Athlete Entrepreneur Mindset

Learn how teamwork is crucial for success in sports & business, from building trust & fostering positivity to improving performance & productivity.

Self-Care: The Athlete Entrepreneur Mindset

Learn the importance of self-care for success in sports & entrepreneurship. Discover how to prioritize rest, manage stress, and maintain well-being for i…

About the Host

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Greg Spillane

Serial Entrepreneur, Technologist, and Brand Marketer

Greg Spillane is a serial entrepreneur, technologist, and brand marketer. Greg is the co-founder and CEO of RFYN, a software company that has patent-pending technology related to blockchain and AI. Their flagship product Hexkey offers the only no-code platform for launching and managing interactive Web3 campaigns that evolve and grow over time. He is also the founder and CEO of ScaleIQ, a business consulting company that specializes in helping entrepreneurs launch and scale their companies, with a focus on digital transformation, product development, branding, and marketing. Additionally, he is the co-founder of Hero Barbell Co, a fitness equipment company that specializes in the CrossFit space. He also host of the podcast, The Athlete Entrepreneur, which sits at the intersection of entrepreneurship and business.