Episode 38: From College Dropout To Successful Serial Entrepreneur w/Marcus Whitney
This week we’re joined by Marcus Whitney, Serial Entrepreneur and Minority Owner of the Nashville Soccer Club. We’re talking Innovation in Healthcare, starting the Nashville Soccer Club, serial entrepreneurship, and more!
About our Guest: From college-dropout, waiter to self-taught, successful entrepreneur. Marcus Whitney is a Founding Partner of Jumpstart Health Investors (JHI), the most active early-stage healthcare venture capital firm in America. Of JHI’s funds, Marcus leads Jumpstart Nova, the first healthcare venture fund in America investing exclusively in Black founded and led startups. Marcus is also co-founder and minority owner of Major League Soccer team, Nashville Soccer Club. Marcus is the author of the Amazon #1 best-selling book “Create and Orchestrate”, about claiming your Creative Power through entrepreneurship. His work has been featured by Entrepreneur, CNBC, Inc., NPR, Fast Company, and The Atlantic. Marcus is a member of the board of Celtic Bank, the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum, the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corporation, Instruction Partners, OZ Arts, and Launch Tennessee. Marcus actively competes in Jiu-Jitsu, and trains on the competition team at Renzo Gracie Nashville. He is married and has two adult sons.
Follow and contact: Social: @themarcuswhitney
Former Professional Athlete turned Serial Entrepreneur. Nick has been featured in CBS, NBC, FOX, The New York Times, Yahoo Finance, Disrupt Magazine and USA Wire. Nick is a Husband, Father & Coach. Nick is the Host of The Histreak Podcast. President of Team Hiter. Vice President of SANDLOTT Sports. Founder of Hitlab Creative Studios. Partner of Home Agent Group. Partner of Hub Holdings.
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