Fried on Business: Fried on Tech PLUS PPE Pitfalls and Availability
Episode 571: 7.1.20
Fried on Tech: Networking in the Modern Age
During our first segment, Fried on Tech, Jim talks Networking in the Modern Age with Andreas Senie and Bekah Carlson. They are joined by a surprise guest- David Perlmutter, founder of Quantum Listing. Want to know how to best present yourself on the internet? Hear it straight from the experts!
Bekah spent over a dozen years in corporate real estate marketing for an investment firm. Then she worked on side projects outside of that realm, from gaming to men’s underwear development to restaurant concept work, and discovered a passion for developing the strategy and marketing fundamental that can grow all businesses. Bekah is also a real estate managing broker, past president of NICAR (the Northern Illinois Commercial Association of Realtors), and a frequent guest on the Fried on Business podcast.
Andreas has over 10 years experience in all aspects of the professional real estate industry. Andreas has served in leading roles in CRE tech solutions, including, MLS marketing platform, Agile CRM, Tenant Rep, and listing service, TenSource, Capital raising platform, RealConnex, and comprehensive integrated SaaS platform, 500apps. Mr. Senie also has over a decade of experience in brick & mortar real estate development and brokerage, most notably the Senie’s are completing a $70 Million dollar mixed use project in Berlin, Massachusetts. Andreas also founded the first hybrid commercial real estate brokerage firm working within residential brokerage; EAC Properties at The Higgins Group; servicing the tristate with over 400 agents, 15 offices combined, providing landlord representation, tenant representation, and buyer representation.
Next, Jim and the others chat with Manny Johnson. Manny has provided us with a wealth of information on the cannabis industry over the last year. Now, he has tapped into his extensive network to source and distribute PPE through his company, Viz Wellness- providing solutions that help you get back to what you do best.
Manny Johnson is a third-generation farmer, Professional Florida Nurseryman for 30 years and Co-Founder of one of the largest specialties, floral nurseries in the U.S. with facilities in Florida, Germany and China. When medical cannabis became legal, his extensive plant cultivation experience coupled with his educational background in Biochemistry, Medical Microbiology made Mr. Johnson a Subject Matter Expert for medical cannabis in the U.S., Europe and South America. Now, Manny serves as VP of Sales and Marketing for QIZ Wellness Supply, Inc. – providing solutions that help you get back to what you do best.