The Out Entrepreneur – Bringing Out Whole Selves to Work – Conversations with Leading LGBTQ Bosses

ABOUT THIS PODCAST

The Out Entrepreneur is a weekly Podcast where Rhodes Perry connects with today’s most authentic LGBTQ entrepreneurs. The show was created for you, the LGBTQ entrepreneur, business owner, or start-up founder. It was also designed to inspire more people to consider the entrepreneurial journey. During your daily commute, workout, or leisure time, allow Rhodes Perry to share actionable advice, and introduce you to some of the 1.4 million LGBTQ entrepreneurs crushing it in business, all while bringing their whole selves to work. Each episode explores the journey of the successful out entrepreneur who reflects on the ups and downs of building their business, all in an effort to inspire you to take action, and unapologetically be your authentic self 100% of the time.

United States 202 Episodes

Latest Episodes

Enrico Frezza, is the Founder and CEO of Peace Out Skincare. His goal was to develop the first-ever skin care product to fight acne while healing the skin. After three years of tireless research and 14 prototypes later, Peace Out…

Dr. Aimee Harris-Newon is a double board certified integrative and interventional psychologist, entrepreneur, author, speaker, and master success coach. She's considered an expert in integrative health and believes in a holistic approach-treating the body and the mind. As the founder…

Anna DeShawn is a seasoned media professional and the founder of E3 Radio, a 24/7, 365 day media production company that amplifies the stories and music of Black, Brown, and Queer folks. When Anna isn’t busy building her business, she…

Andy McNeill is a travel and hospitality entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience. He is the CEO and founder of American Meetings, Inc., an industry leading meetings and events agency that produces thousands of live and virtual meetings annually…

Ed Hellman is an award­-winning filmmaker and music video director. They are Co-Founder of the video production company PUNCH CARD Films, a 100% queer-owned, Certified LGBTBE®, that turns consumer data into short-form entertainment. Their recent project for Thinc Design and…

Gena ("Jenna") Jaffe is the Founder of connecting rainbows - a national LGBTQ+ database connecting individuals and families to lawyers who specialize in family formation and estate planning as well as provides fertility resources.  The overarching theme is to start,…

Lizzy Goddard is a UK-based online business strategist and educator for entrepreneurs. Over her five years in business, she’s helped over 9,000 students learn how to do business the easy, fun, and profitable way. She has grown her business to multiple…

James, with his utterly impressive 25+ years career, is a beauty maven who is obsessed by achieving absolute perfection. James oversaw several major launches as head of creative services producing the photo shoots and casting for many iconic brands including…

Luis Báez is a business strategist serving entrepreneurs, service providers and course creators, with a particular dedication to empowering underrepresented entrepreneurs through his training and coaching. He teaches online business owners how to scale their revenues and impact by creating…

Brandi Lai is Founder and Owner of Best Laid Pens, a content strategy, ghostwriting, developmental editing, and consultancy company. Best Laid Pens amplifies the stories of underrepresented and marginalized people who may not have the opportunity to share their thoughts,…

Mike Iamele is a life purpose expert and brand strategist. He’s helped hundreds of people connect the dots between their lived experiences, passions and skills to find the common threads – threads that explain their subconscious motivations, unique genius, and…

Jordyn Pollack is co-owner of Ziggy Naturals based in Austin, TX. His business offers an amazing line of CBD products grown and cultivated in Colorado. The world we live in these days is chaotic, and understandably, as a transgender man,…

Ashley T Brundage is the Founder and President of Empowering Differences. While overcoming homelessness she began employment at a major financial institution as a part time teller who ascended the ranks to become a National Vice President for Diversity and…

EB Sanders is a certified career coach and creator of the Career Change with Confidence System. She helps folks just like you think bigger about what they want to show up in the world moving from wondering “what now?” to…

Kirsten Beverley-Waters is a yoga medicine instructor and the founder of Aiiro Wellness. She is also a fitness coach, an LGBTQIA+ motivational speaker, and author. Her new book, Struggle Guru, dives deep into an exploration of personal experience in order…

Dr. Ali Mushtaq is the founder of Getting Wolfie, a consulting firm that empowers market researchers to inclusively collect data while overcoming personal biases. He deliver his consulting services to also help communities within media, journalism, and even for online…

Dr. Tim Seelig is an author, conductor, singer, teacher and motivational speaker. He is the Artistic Director and Conductor of the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus and the National LGBTQ+ Center for the Arts. Dr. Seelig is a renaissance man,…

Tyler Hall is the founder of Radically Transformed Coaching. As a Certified Health and Life Coach, he is on a mission to help chronic dieters ditch the diets so they can truly live a happy healthy life. Tyler specializes in…

Heather Cox is a business executive, seminar director, public speaker and tireless advocate for diversity. She co-founded Certify My Company after her own frustrating experiences with certifying her own business. This experience opened her eyes to the challenges facing small,…

Charlie Vazquez is a storyteller and consultant with over thirty years’ experience as a creative entrepreneur. He has built his business around creation as an author, musician, photographer, cultural producer, and creative writing program director. He studied story craft for…

00:00
00:00