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Shannon Bex

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Shannon Bex | Tips to Successfully Navigate the Business World from the Co-Founder of Vooks

Live Greatly

If you’re looking for some inspiration to get your business going, you came to the right place. In this episode, Shannon Bex talks about being mentored by Sean “Diddy” Combs and how she went from multi-platinum recording artist to co-founder of a streaming platform for storybooks tailored to kids. Stay tuned and get some tips to navigate entrepreneurship while keeping yourself a priority. Plus find out a new way to encourage your children to read. Key Takeaways From This Episode Is it a good idea to have your family work in your business? The struggles of being in the public eye that you might not expect Keys to setting healthy boundaries Tips for developing stronger business relationships Resources Mentioned In This Episode Bulletproof Problem Solving: The One Skill That Changes Everything About Shannon Bex Shannon Bex is the Chief Communications Officer of Vooks, which she co-founded with her brother, Marshall Bex IV, and Russell Hirtzel.  She is also a multi-platinum recording artist and former member of the Billboard chart-topping group Danity Kane, which she performed with after being handpicked for the group as a contestant on Season 3 of MTV’s “Making The Band.” Under the guidance of mogul and mentor Sean “Diddy” Combs, Bex gained hands-on experience in the business side of the music industry, reviewing licensing deals and contracts, completing PR training through Atlantic Records, and managing brand development, while touring, performing, and recording with Danity Kane. Connect with Shannon Website: www.vooks.com If you are struggling with feeling overworked or overwhelmed, access the Top 10 Stress Management Tips for the Overworked free right now.  Kristel Bauer, the Founder of Live Greatly, is on a mission to help people awaken to their ultimate potential.  She is a wellness expert, Integrative Medicine Fellow, Keynote Speaker, Physician Assistant, & Reiki Master with the goal of empowering others to live their best lives! Follow her on: Instagram: @livegreatly_co Clubhouse: @livegreatly LinkedIn: Kristel Bauer Youtube: Live Greatly, Kristel Bauer To learn more about Live Greatly's transformative online courses for personal development and self-improvement, to discuss collaborations and partnerships, or to book Kristel as a speaker or consultant, click here.

27mins

24 Aug 2021

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S2Ep15: Helping Kids Read with Virtual Books with VOOKS' Shannon Bex

The Work From Home Show

Reading is the foundation for children's learning, but sometimes between the 50th and 150th time reading you start to think there MUST be another way to read it. Shannon Bex is Co-founder & Chief Communications Officer of VOOKS, which is a newstreaming platform that is unlike any other streaming service available today by adding movement and sound to original storybook art. Vooks is only a few years old and already has over a million users in 175 different countries! Shannon is also a singer, reality show personality, professional dancer, and a member of the girl group Danity Kane. The group was founded by P. Diddy through the MTV reality television series Making the Band 4. Danity Kane's debut album debuted at No. 1 in August 2006, as did their second album Welcome to the Dollhouse in March 2008. Shannon is also a member of the duo Dumblonde with fellow Danity Kane group member Aubrey O'Day. Shannon joins Adam and Naresh to discuss her company and all the ways they're working to improve children's education. Website: www.VOOKS.com Featured Photo by Jerry Wang on Unsplash www.WorkFromHomeShow.com

31mins

14 Apr 2021

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Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks) & Dr. Jason Selk (Former Director of Mental Training for the St. Louis Cardinals)

The Startup Life

In Part One of this show today, we talk to Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks) as we talk about lessons she learned in 2020, why early childhood literacy is important to her, and what she learned from the music industry. More about Shannon Shannon Bex is a nationally acclaimed performing artist as a singer, dancer, choreographer and a multi-platinum recording artist. She left the entertainment industry to co-found Vooks with her brother, Marshall and friend Russell Hirtzel. As Chief Communications Officer, Bex creates, develops, and maintains relationships with authors, illustrators and publishers. She believes in bringing the love of reading to children at a young age! More about Vooks VOOKS is a Streaming Platform That’s the Perfect Gift Idea for People Who Have Pre-Schoolers to Third Graders in Their Lives Singer/Reality TV star Shannon Bex, working with her brother Marshall, have created a brand new category in the digital world - they are the founders of the only streaming platform for animated storybooks, VOOKS. Vooks is geared to kids 2-8 with the animated storybooks that feature beloved classics and new releases. A unique aspect to each Vook is that the pacing was created to replicate how a parent reads to their kids. It has read-along text, so the kids can follow along and learn. A streaming education platform -- with more than 1.2 million users in 175 countries -- VOOKS adds movement and sound to original storybook art allowing kids to watch and read their favorite stories. When kids aged 2 – 8 sign on at VOOKS.com they open a world of reading and learning online. Vooks offers a free tier with limited content and a premium tier for $4.99 a month or $49.99 for the year. For each station conducting interviews, Vooks will provide a special code for a 10 percent listener discount off the yearly subscription. Vooks is available via Roku, Apple TV, AndroidTV, Amazon Fire TV, Comcast Xfinity, and as linear channels on both Roku TV and Vizio. In Part Two of today: we talk to Dr. Jason Selk (Former Director of Mental Training for the St. Louis Cardinals) as we discuss his new book, mastering the three R's, and so much more. More on Dr. Jason Selk Dr. Jason Selk ,one of the nation’s premier performance coaches, has worked with business titans and superstar athletes. As Director of Mental Training for the St. Louis Cardinals, he played an important role in the team’s first World Series victory in more than twenty years in 2006, and their second in 2011. Dr. Selk, who earned a Doctorate in counseling and sport psychology at the University of Missouri, is the bestselling author of Executive Toughness, 10-Minute Toughness, Organize Tomorrow Today, and Lead Any Team to Win.

53mins

17 Mar 2021

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How To Help The World One Book At A Time Featuring Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks)

The Start Up Life

Episode Title: How To Help The World One Book At A Time Featuring Shannon Bex(Chief Communications Officer of Vooks) -The Startup Life In this episode, we talk to Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks) as we talk about lessons she learned in 2020, why early childhood literacy is important to her, and what she learned from the music industry.  **More about Shannon** Shannon Bex is a nationally acclaimed performing artist as a singer, dancer, choreographer and a multi-platinum recording artist. She left the entertainment industry to co-found Vooks with her brother, Marshall and friend Russell Hirtzel.  As Chief Communications Officer, Bex creates, develops, and maintains relationships with authors, illustrators and publishers. She believes in bringing the love of reading to children at a young age! **More about Vooks** VOOKS is a Streaming Platform That’s the Perfect Gift Idea for People Who Have Pre-Schoolers to Third Graders in Their Lives Singer/Reality TV star Shannon Bex, working with her brother Marshall, have created a brand new category in the digital world - they are the founders of the only streaming platform for animated storybooks, VOOKS.  Vooks is geared to kids 2-8 with the animated storybooks that feature beloved classics and new releases. A unique aspect to each Vook is that the pacing was created to replicate how a parent reads to their kids. It has read-along text, so the kids can follow along and learn.  A streaming education platform -- with more than 1.2 million users in 175 countries -- VOOKS adds movement and sound to original storybook art allowing kids to watch and read their favorite stories.  When kids aged 2 – 8 sign on at VOOKS.com they open a world of reading and learning online.  Vooks offers a free tier with limited content and a premium tier for $4.99 a month or $49.99 for the year.  For each station conducting interviews, Vooks will provide a special code for a 10 percent listener discount off the yearly subscription.  Vooks is available via Roku, Apple TV, AndroidTV, Amazon Fire TV, Comcast Xfinity, and as linear channels on both Roku TV and Vizio. Written by: Dominic Lawson  Executive Producers: Dominic Lawson and Kenda Lawson Music Credits: **Show Theme** Behind Closed Doors - Otis McDonald **Break Theme** Cielo - Huma-Huma www.funkymedia.agency/calendar 

22 Feb 2021

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Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks)

The Startup Life

In this episode, we talk to Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks) as we talk about lessons she learned in 2020, why early childhood literacy is important to her, and what she learned from the music industry. More about Shannon Shannon Bex is a nationally acclaimed performing artist as a singer, dancer, choreographer and a multi-platinum recording artist. She left the entertainment industry to co-found Vooks with her brother, Marshall and friend Russell Hirtzel. As Chief Communications Officer, Bex creates, develops, and maintains relationships with authors, illustrators and publishers. She believes in bringing the love of reading to children at a young age! More about Vooks VOOKS is a Streaming Platform That’s the Perfect Gift Idea for People Who Have Pre-Schoolers to Third Graders in Their Lives Singer/Reality TV star Shannon Bex, working with her brother Marshall, have created a brand new category in the digital world - they are the founders of the only streaming platform for animated storybooks, VOOKS. Vooks is geared to kids 2-8 with the animated storybooks that feature beloved classics and new releases. A unique aspect to each Vook is that the pacing was created to replicate how a parent reads to their kids. It has read-along text, so the kids can follow along and learn. A streaming education platform -- with more than 1.2 million users in 175 countries -- VOOKS adds movement and sound to original storybook art allowing kids to watch and read their favorite stories. When kids aged 2 – 8 sign on at VOOKS.com they open a world of reading and learning online. Vooks offers a free tier with limited content and a premium tier for $4.99 a month or $49.99 for the year. For each station conducting interviews, Vooks will provide a special code for a 10 percent listener discount off the yearly subscription. Vooks is available via Roku, Apple TV, AndroidTV, Amazon Fire TV, Comcast Xfinity, and as linear channels on both Roku TV and Vizio. Follow The Startup Life Podcast Facebook Page Want gear from The Startup Life? Check out our gear! Check out other great podcasts from The Binge Podcast Network. Written by: Dominic Lawson Executive Producers: Dominic Lawson and Kenda Lawson Music Credits: Show Theme Behind Closed Doors - Otis McDonald Break Theme Cielo - Huma-Huma

24mins

27 Jan 2021

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Episode 32: 1-23-21 (Shannon Bex, Rachael Scdoris)

Talkin' Pets Podcast

On this episode: Shannon Bex, co-founder and chief communications officer of Vooks and a nationally acclaimed singer, dancer, choreographer and multi-platinum recording artist, joins Jon & "Talkin' Pets" to discuss the benefits of Vooks. Oregon Trail of Dreams is owned and operated by Rachael Scdoris. Rachael is a world-renowned athlete and had her first Iditarod finish in 2006. She joins us to talk about sledding and more.

2hr 40mins

25 Jan 2021

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Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks)

The Startup Life

In this episode, we talk to Shannon Bex (Chief Communications Officer of Vooks) as we talk about lessons she learned in 2020, why early childhood literacy is important to her, and what she learned from the music industry.  More about Shannon Shannon Bex is a nationally acclaimed performing artist as a singer, dancer, choreographer and a multi-platinum recording artist. She left the entertainment industry to co-found Vooks with her brother, Marshall and friend Russell Hirtzel.  As Chief Communications Officer, Bex creates, develops, and maintains relationships with authors, illustrators and publishers. She believes in bringing the love of reading to children at a young age! More about Vooks VOOKS is a Streaming Platform That’s the Perfect Gift Idea for People Who Have Pre-Schoolers to Third Graders in Their Lives Singer/Reality TV star Shannon Bex, working with her brother Marshall, have created a brand new category in the digital world - they are the founders of the only streaming platform for animated storybooks, VOOKS.  Vooks is geared to kids 2-8 with the animated storybooks that feature beloved classics and new releases. A unique aspect to each Vook is that the pacing was created to replicate how a parent reads to their kids. It has read-along text, so the kids can follow along and learn.  A streaming education platform -- with more than 1.2 million users in 175 countries -- VOOKS adds movement and sound to original storybook art allowing kids to watch and read their favorite stories.  When kids aged 2 – 8 sign on at VOOKS.com they open a world of reading and learning online.  Vooks offers a free tier with limited content and a premium tier for $4.99 a month or $49.99 for the year.  For each station conducting interviews, Vooks will provide a special code for a 10 percent listener discount off the yearly subscription.  Vooks is available via Roku, Apple TV, AndroidTV, Amazon Fire TV, Comcast Xfinity, and as linear channels on both Roku TV and Vizio. Follow The Startup Life Podcast Facebook Page Want gear from The Startup Life? Check out our gear! Check out other great podcasts from The Binge Podcast Network. Written by: Dominic Lawson  Executive Producers: Dominic Lawson and Kenda Lawson Music Credits: Show Theme Behind Closed Doors - Otis McDonald Break Theme Cielo - Huma-Huma 

24mins

15 Jan 2021

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Dumblondes Aubrey O'Day & Shannon Bex 074

Brandi Glanville Unfiltered

Dumblondes Aubrey O'Day and Shannon Bex stop by Unfiltered to talk about life after the demise of their pop group Danity Kane and their new album. Plus Aubrey and Brandi talk about their experiences on Celebrity Apprentice and why Donald Trump told one of them not to EVER wear red lipstick and the other that she was unattractive.

25mins

25 Sep 2015

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The Biz With D - Interview with : Shannon Bex

My Fierce Wings Radio

Tonight on "The Biz With D", David Duane will be interviewing Shannon Bex (Formerly of Danity Kane).Biography : Shannon hails from Portland, Ore and has been an avid singer and dancer since childhood. She learned a great deal about performing with a group when she became a Portland Trailblazers cheerleader at age 19. Eclectic in her musical taste, she expresses admiration for acts as far afield as Aerosmith and Garth Brooks. The only member of Danity Kane who sports a wedding ring, Shannon attributes some of the poise and confidence her bandmates have praised in her to the bond she enjoys with her spouse. "He's so positive," she declares of her husband, a fellow dancer. "He helps me push myself."http://shannonbex.com http://twitter.com/ShannonBex http://facebook.com/shannonbex http://www.youtube.com/ShannonBexOfficial  If you want to call in "The Biz With D"dial 858-956-2110 and press "1" to speak to the host. Follow us on Twitter @TheBizWithD / @MrDRockStar

2hr 1min

31 May 2012