Vanessa White, Co-Founder of Jaju Pierogi

Today’s guest is Vanessa White. Awesome story about her and her sister starting Jaju Pierogi, back in January 2016. In January 2020, they started with 100 stores and through hard work and hustle in March of 2023 they’re up to about 1500 stores and moving into different parts of the country. This is a phenomenal […]

Cristina Gutierrez, Technical Instructor

Check out our convo with Cristina Gutierrez. This former theater major uses her public speaking skills in her technical trainer role. She shares the story of how she got her current job-being relentless and some great advice about rejection. As a trained engineer she explains how she won over co-workers on a manufacturing floor as […]

Cliff Stevens, VP & Managing Director


Check out our conversation with Cliff from back in October ’22 about his journey up through his current opportunity at Liberty Mutual, running their in-house agency Copper Giants.  Since then, he’s taken on a new challenge joining Rapid7, global cybersecurity company HQed in Boston, as their new VP, Global Marketing Planning and Operations.   This high […]

Marlo Fogelman, Founder and CEO of Marlo Marketing


Tune in as Mark hosts guest Marlo Fogelman who shares her career story of moving to Boston for law school, ultimately deciding to take a job in PR.  Her breakthrough moment was helping a national brand that had struggled to gain acceptance in the New England market finally succeed after five plus years.  She eventually […]

John Ruffini, VP Professional Development


Listen to our conversation with John Ruffini, VP Professional Development. This “Old Fashioned” drinking guy shares his story from songwriting to staffing and all the steps and milestones in between. John shares his passion for training and mentoring teams and how his well-developed network helped him. Learn what John ends his weekly motivational emails with-and […]

Abbie Rosenberg, Founder/Executive Director


Abbie Rosenberg, PMHNP-BC, RN, Founder/Executive Director Check our Mark’s conversation with Abbie Rosenberg. Abbie is an Advanced Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who had been in private practice for years. She saw the critical need for mental health literacy training in schools, organizations and communities, and started a non-profit, Mental Health Collaborative. She shares the leap of faith […]