033 Will Grimes & Eli Schmidt
WARNING: This podcast contains inappropriate language—from our guests, not us! Will Grimes and Eli Schmidt of the Day One Dollar Zero podcast join Marketing RV with Ranalli & Volpe from their Denver, Colorado base. In just year two of their joint real estate venture, Grimes and Schmidt have earned rank among the top one percent producing agencies.
These millennials have been through the gamut. Will is a Special Operations Command (SOCOM) veteran with CIA experience. Prior to real estate, he worked as a police officer and was involved in ownership of a gym. Through his love for fitness he met Eli. Eli credits a series of failed ventures to bringing him to his successful partnership with Will. You might say Will was the answer to Eli’s prayers, and vice versa.
The pair are serial entrepreneurs. In this episode they divulge info about several projects and the marketing behind them. Still avid gym enthusiasts, Will and Eli started the FitWorks Networking Group and they’re all-in with donations of hundreds of pounds of cereal to the Be About Bliss Foundation, which provides meals to children in need and their families outside regular school days.
Episode 034 is the first in a two-part series with Will and Eli. Like so many successful businessmen, these guys are passionate about all their endeavors and each complements the other. Hear why and how they make it work. It all enters the marketing funnel.
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01:35 Gene challenges the sharpshooter, who is twice his size.
09:15 Be about Bliss Foundation
14:30 The benefits of video marketing
22:30 How do you know your paid social media is giving you the most bang for your buck?
23:33 The FitWorks Network and its correlation to business
24:15 Putting the data to work