On continual improvement: "We use a methodology called Kaizen in which we regularly reflect on our success, evaluate, and look for opportunities to implement better ways of working both in the product development and the organization." John Incledon CEO and president of Hisamitsu America Corporation, the company that created the brand Salonpas topical pain treatment is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, and syndicated online. www.salonpas.us
About never saying never: "After selling Kayak to Priceline I thought I was done with the travel industry. I had been doing it for over 10 years. Next thing you know, a year-and-a-half later, I'm in it again." Paul English, Co-Founder of Kayak .com who sold the company for $2.1 Billion to Priceline .com (the co-founder of Priceline also was on the Heroes show), is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show, on amfm and syndicated online. English also quoted Walt Disney, "Once you are moving in the right direction, nothing can stop you."
On finding your super power: "It's a simple question, 'What do you want to do?' Then don't be afraid to do that or be yourself." Neva Lee Recla, founder of Super Power Kids, is interviewed by David Lee Cogan, founder of Eliances "The Place Where Entrepreneurs Align," and host of the Heroes show. Neva is the daughter of Justin Recla who previously appeared on the Heroes show and is the co-founder of The Clear Business Directory. www.nevaleerecla.com
About impeccable customer service, "Treat everyone with the same energy and excitement, from the first to the thousanth. Make sure everyone is comfortable, content, and walks away feeling like it was a great experience. That's what keeps them coming back." Jason David Frank legendary power ranger who's appeared in more than 200 episodes of the long running SabanPower Rangers television show and movies is interviewed by David Cogan founder of Eliances "The Place Where Entrepreneurs Align" and host of the Eliances Heroes show broadcast on am and fm radio and syndicated here. Go to www.eliances.com to learn more and be part of the community. Jason David Frank came on in support of his participation and thanks to Phoenix Comicon. www.phoenixcomicon.com to learn more.
Secret to relieving stress, "Take 15 seconds and take 3 deep breaths." James Kawainui Ancient Hawaiian Healer is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show, amfm and iHeart radio. Other tips and revelations explained.
About inspiring children, "Children need to be around engineering and aviation to help them see STEM careers as a great path." Nova Hall, founder of Flying Over Time is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, iHeart radio.
Favorite flying moment, "Flew President Bill Clinton on the most important night of his life." Learn the impact it made on Flexjet Chairman and CEO Kenn Ricci in his interview with David Cogan of the Eliances Heroes show amfm, iHeart radio. Ricci received the honor of the Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Award which past recipients include Virgin Airlines founder Sir Richard Branson, Southwest Airlines co-founder Herb Kelleher, and FedEx founder Fred Smith.
On being a comic artist: "I've always loved to draw. It's amazing being paid for something you have a passion for and it is your hobby." Tony Parker Eisner Award Winning Artist who's drawn for practically every major comic company including DC, Marvel, and Dark Horse is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, iHeart radio. Tony's appearance is in support of his participation at Phoenix Comicon visit www.phoenixcomicon.com to learn more.
Simplifying in business: "Buying and selling a home often is a painful experience; definitely one of the most stressful. The industry has experienced little change and it's one of the largest. We bring customers convenience by applying technology." Jaqueline Moor VP of Community Development for OpenDoor is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, iHeart radio. www.opendoor.com
Having a positive relationship with food: "Simple foods can be nutritious, flavorful and create a life of balance and harmony. Living life with compassion and passion, you can have a life of love and it will be easy for you to be happy."
On finding opportunity: "Ask yourself what problems or frustrations you experience and find a way to make it better for everyone. We created a brand, not a store to solve a problem we couldn't accept." JT Marino Co-Founder of Phoenix's own Tuft and Needle mattress brand is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, iHeart radio.
About technology fear: "People aren't really that far off from being comfortable with their devices - they are a lot closer than they think. We help them over that hurdle." Matt Munro and Alex Rodas of GroovyTek at your service, at your door, in-person education for devices is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, iHeart radio. www.groovytek.com
On business: "Leadership is giving power to others." Nick Lowery Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame Kicker is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, iHeart radio.
On business success: "I knew with the community we had built, we were doing something different and it would be hugely successful. Build a business around the success of it." Lauren Jenai co-founder of Crossfit is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm and iHeart radio.
On being positive: "Our mother was always a source of positive in our lives, she would say, 'In life nothing is perfect or easy, focus on what is good.'" Bert Jacobs co-founder of the Life is Good company of products is interviewed by David Cogan of Eliances Heroes show amfm, and iHeart radio.