Chris Capell is the founder and former owner of Le Couteau, a Montreal coffee hub now integrated into the Cafe Myriade brand, and the founder and owner of the Montreal Coffee Academy. THIS IS THE EPISODE! Praise the gods, everything you've ever wanted to know about coffee, and some things you didn't know you wanted to know! Chris Capell is a coffee genius. Java wisdom flows from him like a river. This show will rock your world and your taste buds. Enjoy! :)
Qarim Brown is an entrepreneur, a photographer, and a world-class storyteller. He has been a founder or co-founder of businesses that range from facilitating travel to luxury destinations to creating a digital concierge. He has directed a music video for Tiga, organized a party at the Playboy mansion, and made a living for himself in his early 20s as a male model in France. This was a one-of-a-kind talk!
08/03/2019 Peter Lavoie Entrepreneurship, Health, Spirituality, The SpiritBros Podcast, Yoga 2:04:06
Kimiko Fujimoto is an entrepreneur, Yoga instructor, Yoga Teacher Training Instructor, and the founder of Temple Mile-End. On March 28th, she will leading a special, Kundalini Yoga and musical event titled “Ceremony of Yoga.” In our sit-down together, she guided us through her journey from Cali girl to Montreal Yogini. She also shared stories of entrepreneurship, of meeting her biological father for the first time in her 20s, and of random encounters on spiritual pilgrimages. We talked yoga, about discerning when it's time for more dedication versus when it's time to say fuck the practice, about the finance ans spirituality, and on what kind of preparation goes into leading an event for 200+ people.
Elizabeth Emberly is the co-founder of seminal yoga studio Naada Yoga, and its lead instructor. In this episode, she tells us about when and how the idea for the studio was born, what were some of the greatest challenges she has faced personally and as an entrepreneur, and also what ingredients were necessary in creating a Teacher Training that has welcomed the likes of Richard Rosen, Mary Pafford, Matthew Remski, and Rodney Yee.
Co-Founder of The Living Wholeness Institute, former Executive Director at Santropol Roulant, and former Executive Publisher of Ascent Magazine, Vanessa shares what she has learned about leadership in organizations, her insights from completing two Masters degrees, the wisdom and potential found in chaos and death, and much more!
Dominic is an Ayurvedic therapist, a seasoned entrepreneur, and a Yogi with decades of practice. In this episode, he shares his stories about relationship, success and failure, his wisdom, and his instinct for fun!
14/12/2018 Peter Lavoie Community, Entertainment, Entrepreneurship, Non-Profit, Spirituality 1:05:40
Jean-Marie is an author, public speaker, actor, and host of TVA's “Face à la Rue.” In our sit-down, Jean-Marie walks us through sharing moments with people with terminal illnesses and why he feels privileged to live this experience. He tells us what he has learned from spending time with Matthieu Ricard and His Holiness the Dalai Lama. He also talks to us about how the homeless of Montreal have had a deep impact on his worldview, as well as how he approached pitching a show about homelessness to a major television network (TVA). Jean-Marie Lapointe on the SpiritBros Podcast!
How did a 21-day cleanse become the foundation for a Canada-wide distributed brand of cold-pressed juices? In just five years? This and more in our epic sit-down with Genevieve Brousseau-Provencher, co-founder of Dose juices. In this talk, we cover Dose's story, creativity in entrepreneurship, Genevieve's successes and failures, women in business and the different set of challenges they face, and more! Gen is an enthusiastic storyteller, and the hours flew by in her presence. If you are thinking about starting in business, or are looking for a, a-hem, Dose of inspiration, look no further!
Marcus is part philosopher, part zen monk, part designer, part storyteller, and perennially curious about the world around him. He is a successful entrepreneur in businesses that range from brand partnerships to cold-pressed juicing, and a digital space trendsetter.
Andrew is a creative genius! He is a dancer, singer, yoga and movement teacher, nature lover, and successful entrepreneur. In this episode, he walks us through his life journey from snowboarding the Calgary mountain ranges, his early beginnings with yoga to opening up two successful holistic training studios in less than three years. We also went off on fun tangents that fueled a beautifully inspiring conversation. Much love Andrew!