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Leaders as Humble as They are Successful

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.

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Reflecting on Season 2: a Micro Episode

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Reflecting on Season 2: a Micro Episode

Season 2 saw another full lineup of remarkably accomplished and humble leaders, -- a Heisman Trophy winner; a world-renowned heart surgeon; and several business leaders. Join Adam Kaufman, Dave Douglas (producer), and special guest, Madison Cichocki as they reflect on some of their favorite moments from the season.

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Doug Holladay: Ambassador; Professor; and Author.

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Doug Holladay has spent his career focusing on Meaning and Authenticity and becoming 'a better version of ourselves.'
Listen to Doug Holladay: Ambassador; Professor; and Author.

Fred Koury: Sales, Smarts, and Service

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Fred Koury is the President and CEO of Smart Business Network. He shares how he makes big decisions, about the importance of mentoring, and many valuable life lessons.
Listen to Fred Koury: Sales, Smarts, and Service

Dr. Marc Gillinov: Heart Health, Chocolate, and Wine

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Dr Marc Gillinov is the chairman of Heart Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, ranked #1 in the U.S. for more than 20 straight years. Considered by many to be the most sought-after heart surgeon in the world, today's guest is the epitome of humble.
Listen to Dr. Marc Gillinov: Heart Health, Chocolate, and Wine

Bernie Moreno: The Delusional Optimist

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As an adult, Bernie Moreno risked everything to purchase an underperforming car dealership, eventually having over 15 car dealerships under ownership. Having achieved immense success in the retail car market, he has now turned his attention to the emerging technology of blockchain.
Listen to Bernie Moreno: The Delusional Optimist

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Here on the Up2 podcast, we identify and showcase accomplished leaders from the fields of business, medicine, and the civic space who exhibit humble leadership. Up2 founder, Adam Kaufman, interviews some of today’s most interesting public figures, diving into topics often left unexplored.

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Front Porch is Turning Evergreen!

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We’re excited to welcome our founder's original Front Porch shows to Evergreen. You can expect to hear the same great stories, created by the same quality team, under this growing, new brand.

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The Team

Adam Kaufman

Host
Founder of the Up2 Foundation, Adam loves helping leaders grow their companies and is an advisor/on the board to several entrepreneurs and their companies.

Brigid Coyne

Production Director
With a production background stemming from her education in Literature and the Liberal Arts, Brigid loves reading books and making terrible puns.

Dave Douglas

Producer & Audio Engineer
Dave is an established audio professional with a diverse set of skills and experience. He also works as a composer, studio musician and live audio engineer.

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