Guests of The Business Owner's Journey

John Jantsch

John Jantsch is a fractional CMO, speaker, and Wall Street Journal best-selling author known for his influential work in the marketing industry. As the founder of the Duct Tape Marketing Agency Network, he has revolutionized the way independent consultants and agencies approach marketing with his Duct Tape Fractional CMO+ System.

Steve McFarland

Steve McFarland is a business owner with a remarkable leadership journey from a Fortune 100 CFO to a multi-unit franchise owner, executive coach, and Vistage peer group chair. As the Master Chair of CEO Peer Advisory Groups and an Executive Coach with Vistage International, Steve brings unparalleled expertise and insight to business owners and leaders. Additionally, he serves as a Mental Fitness Coach with Positive Intelligence and owns five franchises of the School of Rock, demonstrating his versatility and passion for fostering growth and development.

Brett Bartholomew

Brett Bartholomew is the founder of Art of Coaching, a company which teaches communication strategy to leaders. He is also a best-selling author, keynote speaker, and renowned performance coach. His work spans across the domains of leadership, communication, and human behavior, making him a pivotal figure in these fields.

Roland Gurney

Roland Gurney is a renowned marketing expert and the owner of Treacle, a leading marketing agency that specializes in positioning, differentiation, and messaging for other agencies. With a unique perspective on brand positioning and a proven track record of success, Roland helps agencies worldwide stand out in competitive markets.

Kiri Masters

Kiri Masters is an acclaimed entrepreneur, award-winning writer, and expert in online retail. She founded Bobsled Marketing, a digital marketing agency specializing in retail marketplaces, which she successfully exited in 2022. Currently, Kiri is on a career sabbatical, focusing on various projects, including her podcast and business coaching.