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Rodney Williams

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Catching up with Chubs | Episode 2 | Rodney Williams "Coach Raw"

Catching up with Chubs

On Episode 2, host Colin Hubbard chats with Rodney Williams, a Georgia high school football recruiter and owner and founder of http://www.ertpreps.com​.

1hr 21mins

15 Feb 2021

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Drink More Vodka, Save Our Planet with Belvedere CEO and President Rodney Williams (S6E04)

Brand on Purpose

Belvedere Vodka CEO and President Rodney Williams discusses the company’s commitment to nature, supported by a mission to nourish and protect the planet – with a goal to generate 100% renewable energy for the distillery and surrounding businesses by 2025. As leader of the world’s first luxury vodka, Rodney shares his thoughts on how vodka can be a muse for craftsmanship, the unique natural and organic properties that define Belvedere’s product, and the importance of having vulnerable conversations at work. Tune in to hear more about Belvedere’s approach to sustainability and how refined vodka has become a canvas for artisanal quality, and learn more at belvederevodka.com.Production Credits: Aaron Kwittken, Jeff Maldonado, Dara Cothran, Lindsay Hand, Julie Strickland, Nina Valdes, and Mathew Passy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


26 Jan 2021

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100 Rodney Williams - President & CEO of Belvedere Vodka

The Kara Goldin Show

Rodney Williams has been working as an executive in the wine and spirits business for the past several years.  He currently is the President & CEO of Belvedere Vodka. This past year, Belvedere Vodka launched their new platform, Made With Nature, to amplify their commitment to transparency and accountability. Made With Nature is more than just expressing the natural ingredients in their vodka but a much larger campaign of change for both the brand and consumers. Rodney talks about how Belvedere Vodka has pivoted their business in order to succeed during the pandemic. He also talks about what he's learned from this time period, his best piece of advice, and more. "Sometimes the world comes to you versus you having to go to it." - Rodney Williams. Learn more about this episode at karagoldin.com


18 Nov 2020

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S02 E05: Rodney Williams, President & CEO of Belvedere Vodka

The Luxury Item

Belvedere Vodka President & CEO Rodney Williams talks with The Luxury Item's Scott Kerr about how the pandemic has impacted Belvedere's business, emerging drinking culture trends, shifting customer attitudes & behaviors, and the recent launch of Belvedere's "Made With Nature" sustainability platform. Williams also discusses the home mixologist movement, how the Belvedere positions itself in a crowded vodka market, its collaboration with Janelle Monáe, and the company's commitment to diversity and inclusion. Plus: Mr. Williams settles the score on which country really invented vodka.Featuring:Rodney Williams, President & CEO of Belvedere VodkaHost:Scott Kerr (@scott_kerr), founder & president of Silvertone ConsultingAbout Silvertone Consulting:Silvertone Consulting is a brand strategy firm that helps companies build go-to brands in changing times.Follow Us: Twitter @theluxuryitemEmail: scott@silvertoneconsulting.comNewsletter: brilliantcut.substack.com


22 Sep 2020

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Episode 10: Rodney Williams

College Hill Podcast

Chattanooga native and owner of R&B Barbershop Rodney Williams cuts up with Rob Alderman as they chat about his move to Cleveland, TN and how barbershop culture creates a vital community connection for many of the city's black residents. This podcast is made possible by the United Way of the Ocoee Region and Be The Bridge: Southeast Tennessee Region. CollegeHillPastAndPresent #CollegeHillPodcast #CollegeHillLives #WeAreCollegeHill


3 Sep 2020

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Rodney Williams - From Meth Addict to World Wide Ministry

The Recovering Reality Podcast

Rodney Williams joins us and shares his powerful story of transformation. Sexually abused at a young age, drug addicted, running drugs for the Mexican Mafia, and finally being lite one fire cooking meth. He surrendered his life to God and has since graduated college, pastored a church, authored 2 books, and traveled the world telling his story. You don’t want to miss this powerful episode!


29 Jul 2020

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Becoming a Serial Entrepreneur with Rodney Williams

The Founder's Mind

Rodney Williams is a serial entrepreneur because he’s an explorer. It wasn’t enough to change the game with his first company, LISNR. He is now disrupting the lending industry with his latest company, SoLo Funds. Rodney is our guest this week on The Founder’s Mind and shares his thoughts on the evolution of his leadership style and interests.Listen to the episode as Rodney discusses his definition of winning, what it’s like being a Black founder, why he approaches problems with an explorer’s attitude, and why the words “I remember,” are the most powerful words an investor can say to an entrepreneur. (01:45) – What is Rodney Williams cooking up right now?(04:00) – Having vision for market opportunities(07:14) – How SoLo Funds is helping communities(19:46) – How Rodney takes risks to create new businesses(29:39) – Rodney’s leadership evolution(32:34) – How Rodney defines winning(41:00) – First impressions and cultivating networks(46:49) – Rodney’s advice for new founders(51:07) - Connect with Rodney on Twitter or Instagram @rodneybwilliamsRodney B. Williams is the Founder and CCO of LISNR and the Co-Founder and Chairman of SoLo Funds. He worked in brand management at Procter & Gamble and saw firsthand the constant struggle brands have connecting with consumers. By lowering the barrier for proximity-based marketing on mobile devices, LISNR is expanding the opportunity for marketers and brands to target messaging to consumers through relevant mobile connections. SoLo Funds is disrupting the lending industry by allowing for peer-to-peer lending.The Founder's Mind is a podcast for entrepreneurs wanting to gain insights and tactics from founders of all kinds to learn, grow, and be better equipped to navigate the inherent challenges of entrepreneurship. The podcast is hosted by Adam Mutschler, a Leadership Coach and COO at The Kedar Group, and sponsored by Upside.If you'd like to receive new episodes as they're published, please subscribe to The Founder’s Mind in Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts. If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving a review in Apple Podcasts. It really helps others find the show.Podcast episode production by Dante32.


22 Jul 2020

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Episode 5 - Racism Part 2 (special guest Rodney Williams)

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This week Bryan sits down with Rodney Williams to discuss what a member of the black community thinks about the current state of our country


11 Jun 2020

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S5E8 - Rodney Williams, SoLo Funds


On this episode, Elio interviews Rodney Williams, Co-Founder of SoLo Funds. SoLo Funds connects lenders and borrowers for affordable access to loans under $1000. Seeking to revolutionize the peer-to-peer lending space while addressing the needs of the unbanked or underbanked, SoLo Funds facilitated $5 million in loans in 2019 and are projected to hit $12 million in 2020. Out of stealth and scaling, Rodney and SoLo Funds are stepping on the gas and provide a safety valve for the pressure Americans are feeling as we deal with the economic disruption caused by COVID-19. Enjoy. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/614startups/support


19 May 2020

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Dateline New Haven Rodney Williams

WNHH Community Radio

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3 Apr 2020