On this captivating episode of the “Grit Daily StartUp Show“, host Phillip Lanos takes listeners on a deep-dive into the journey of Jayson Waller, the billion-dollar entrepreneur, and media maven. The dialogue begins with the turbulent tides Jayson faced as a public CEO of a promising clean energy tech company, and the unexpected trials that emerged when a trusted partner concealed issues, affecting not only the trajectory of the business but casting shadows on Jayson’s family life as well.
Waller’s reinvention takes center stage in the discussion, illuminating how he transitioned from corporate setbacks to creating podcast sensations such as “True Underdog” and “Jayson Waller Unleashed”, and ultimately clinching a reality TV show deal with Amazon, titled “BAMFAM“, which charmingly portrays the Waller family dynamics.
Drawing from his roots and experiences, Jayson also touches upon the transformative power of adversity, deriving motivation from his childhood challenges and vowing to pave a path distinct from his father’s. Jayson’s commitment to breaking molds is evident, from being the best-selling author of “Own Your Power” to earning the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2019 title.
This episode is not just an exploration of Waller’s professional achievements but a deep reflection on resilience, the unyielding strength of family, and the indomitable spirit that propels one to reinvent and rise against all odds.