The Huge Show - Golf Interview - Kevin Jennings 09-27-22
THE HUGE SHOW
Head Golf Coach at CMU, Kevin Jennings, joined Huge to talk about their golf program getting started back up after many years, discussed what it's been like to be at this invitational, and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ep. 9 They're Coming for Gay Marriage with Kevin Jennings, CEO of Lambda Legal
Lady Liberty is V.E.R.Y. Pissed!
A longtime leader in the fight for LGBTQ equality, guest Kevin Jennings, CEO of Lambda Legal, discusses why "it's too late for pessimism" when it comes to protecting our Voting, Equal, and Reproductive rights.He also talks legal precedent, the dangers facing millions of Americans, and how to use your voice, your vote, your time, and your money to make positive political changes.For more information, go to https://www.lambdalegal.orgIn 2019 Kevin Jennings became the CEO of Lambda Legal, the nation’s oldest legal advocacy group fighting for full legal equality for LGBTQ people and everyone living with HIV. Kevin's background is fascinating. He was the first member of his family to earn a college degree in 1985 when he graduated from Harvard (from which he received the Distinguished Alumni Award in 2019), and helped students create the nation’s first Gay-Straight Alliance club in 1988 while a teacher in Concord, Massachusetts. He went on to found GLSEN (the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network) in 1990, the first national organization dedicated to fighting anti-LGBTQ bias in K-12 schools. In 1994 Kevin was part of the committee which created LGBTQ History Month, now observed every October, and he authored Becoming Visible, the first textbook on the subject for young people. In 1996 he helped write and produce Out of the Past, the first documentary on LGBTQ history for young people, which won the Sundance Film Festival Audience Award for Best Documentary. In 2009 Kevin became the Assistant Secretary of Education for Safe & Drug-Free Schools, where he led the Obama Administration’s national campaign against bullying in schools, earning him the nickname of being the “anti-bullying czar.” Kevin went on from the Obama Administration to run the Arcus Foundation, the world’s largest private funder of LGBTQ rights, and the Tenement Museum, the nation’s premiere museum dedicated to the immigrant experience. Most recently he served as an Executive Producer of the 2019 PBS documentary The Lavender Scare, which details the McCarthy-era witch hunts for LGBTQ people, and the 2020 HBO documentary Welcome to Chechnya, which documents the ongoing horrific pogrom against LGBTQ people in the Russian Republic of Chechnya and was short-listed for the 2021 Academy Award for Best Documentary. Kevin also holds an MA from Columbia University Teachers College (from which he received the Distinguished Alumni Award in 2012) and an MBA from New York University/Stern School of Business (where he now teaches as an adjunct professor) and has authored seven books.
Building an 8 Figure Government Contracting Company w/ Kevin Jennings
On this episode we’re joined by special guest Kevin Jennings. During this episode we discussed how he built a government contacting company & sold it for 8 figures, losing his $15 million real estate portfolio during the last recession, how to survive a recession, how to start a government contracting company and more! For more information follow him on social media @Gov_cheese and follow the show on Instagram @millionaire.mindsetspod and your hosts @xaviercmiller and @deannakent http://www.thegovernmentcheese.org Intro Song: https://music.apple.com/us/album/millionaire-mindsets/1602720933 This week’s Sponsors: Are you ready to start your own podcast or are you looking for some help scaling your podcast to the next level? Then we have just what you need! The Keys to Podcasting Course is available today for only $47 at https://thekeystopodcasting.com If you're interested in starting your own Walmart/Amazon Automation Store to make $5-15K in passive income per month? Schedule a call with DFY Commerce and let them know the Millionaire Mindsets Podcast sent you! https://dfycommerce.com Are you trying to break into the entrepreneur world? Are you looking to network with like-minded individuals and take your business to the next level? Then Morning Meet Up is for you! Currently, entrepreneurs from all across the country meet up every morning for a daily meeting from 8 am to 9 am EST to start the day RIGHT. If you want to be part of this inspiring community, there’s never been a better time to try it out because for a limited time only you can start a 7-day trial for just $1! Click here to get started https://www.themorningmeetup.com/1dollartrial If you're interested in learning how to invest in cryptocurrency and make money, purchase my Official Crypto Guide today while it’s on sale for $50! You’ll get access to my top 13 coins to invest in and more! Sale ends soon! https://millionaire-mindsets-academy.teachable.com/p/xavier-miller-s-official-crypto-guide (To become an official sponsor of the millionaire Mindsets Podcast and purchase advertising space, please contact us at email@example.com) Affiliates: Click here to Purchase Brian and George's course "The Car Rental Blueprint" to learn how to make 5K a month in passive income in the rental car industry. Use promo code "MMPOD" for 50% off!! https://www.carrentalblueprint.com/a/2147491641/cU62TRHT (Rental Course Only) https://www.carrentalblueprint.com/a/2147501184/cU62TRHT (Ultimate Rental Car Blueprint Bundle Deal) Want to make money working remotely? Interested in starting a low-cost business that can be done from your phone? Want to create your own hours and become your own boss? Then sign up for this Virtual Assistant Bootcamp brought to you by Elevated Assist. You can make 4-figures/month working part-time or full-time as a virtual assistant. Use Special Code “Mindset” for a discount. https://gumroad.com/a/154621043/qRFBk--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/MillionaireMindsets/support
How to Start Government Contracting to Build Wealth with Kevin Jennings
The Military Millionaire Podcast
Episode: 170 Kevin Jennings Join your host David Pere and Alex Felice in this episode with guest Kevin Jennings as he talks about how anyone is literally one contract away from changing their entire lives when it comes to government contracting. During the interview, Alex asks Kevin if he's an arms dealer or not. Kevin brings up how much of a fan he is of the movie WAR DOGS in reflection to the question. As per Kevin, even without the dealing of weapons part, the movie's precision to real-life government contracting is still accurate. In this episode, Kevin explains how a beginner can get into government contracting, the recession-proof characteristic of government contracting, and how he got started as a government contractor. About Kevin Jennings: Kevin Jennings got into construction in 2008 while recovering from the real estate downturn. While at the time, he wasn't sure if this career would stick… Kevin quickly found success in winning contracts from State and Federal Government agencies. Long story short? Kevin started going through the long, daunting process outlined on the Government website. He didn't understand the jargon-filled documents… Kevin didn't know what the Government was looking for… And he almost ended up on that big old rejection pile. Thankfully, Kevin "figured it out" in just the nick of time, and not only was he financially stable and free for the first time in a long time… Kevin was chosen to work with the NFL! He secured a 10-year contract as a General Contractor and Labor Provider for the Super Bowl. His business was even featured in Rolling Stones Magazine! The BEST part about all of this? It wasn't luck or a fluke, and neither is Kevin a part of some secret government society. This, too, can be EASILY duplicated inside of anyone's business. Outline of the episode: [01:13] Millionaire at 25, bankrupt at 26 [04:00] Why the government uses contractors [08:10] The U.S. doesn't produce most of what it needs [11:29] About the movie WAR DOGS [15:36] How can someone new get into government contracting? [19:50] What is unsexy about building sewer lines? [25:11] The cost of missing schedules when it comes to transportation and logistics [29:00] If the bad guys are moving fast, the good guys need to move just as fast to keep up with them. 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Kevin Jennings is the Coach of both the men's and women's golf teams at Prairie View A&M University in Texas. Amazon's Jeff Bezos's ex-wife donated $50 million to Prairie View. And you thought Amazon Prime was only good for free shipping!
Kevin Jennings: LGBTQ Activist, Author, and Historian
Bammer and Me
Kevin Jennings grew up in a southern trailer park, son of a homophobic itinerant Baptist preacher, was the first in his family to go to college (on a full scholarship at Harvard), and took the risky step of coming out while he was a high school history teacher in 1989. He quit that job in 1994 to form what has become the leading LGBTQ anti-bullying educational organization in the country, served as Assistant Secretary for Education for Safe Schools under President Obama, and is now CEO of Lambda Legal, the leading nonprofit fighting for LGBTQ rights in the US.
Episode 8: Kevin Jennings Co-Owner of Urban Food Group
Kevin Jennings, who Co-founded & Co-owns Urban Food Group with his wife Stacey Jennings, takes the audience into his journey starting in the restaurant at age 15. Kevin met his wife in Atlanta when she was out of college with a Business Accounting Degree. Kevin had a life plan to open a restaurant, and Stacey had worked with small businesses and had restaurant experience as well. Kevin discusses moving on to Charleston in 1995 working in the restaurant business and then to Raleigh in 1998 where they launched Urban Food Group. Kevin discusses the climb from opening one restaurant to the nine they have now. He covers how he's had setbacks and failures along the way including restaurants that have failed. But Kevin and Stacey have persevered and now Urban Food Group has nine restaurants in four cities across two states. In this interview Kevin reveals what the crown jewel restaurant is for Urban Food Group. He also discusses why so many restaurants fail, and what advice he gives to people who tell him they want to open up a restaurant. Once that is said to him, he asks those people some specific questions. Kevin also discusses what it's like to co-own a business with your spouse, and how it's worked out, but could be challenging for other couples. He expounds on how he couldn't do the business side without Stacey. Kevin also gets into what life was like during the pandemic in 2020 when he had to close his restaurants for three months, suffer unavoidable financial losses, and layoff staff. But Kevin then delves into onboarding some of that staff back, and his hope for Urban Food Group the rest of 2021 as some Covid restrictions have come back. Lastly he tells us what's on the horizon for both him, Stacey, and Urban Food Group. Kevin Jennings is a true restauranteur and entrepreneur. Take a listen to his fascinating story.