Could you imagine a career path that includes UPS, the Department of Defense, and keynote speaking? You better – that’s the journey of this week’s podcast guest, Brian Fanzo! Episode #23 of the Wild Business Growth podcast is FANZ-TASTIC and features the international keynote speaker, who’s an expert at translating “Geek Speak” and is the founder of iSocialFanz. Listen on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, and your other favorite audio platforms – subscribe and leave a 5-star review if Brian blew your mind!

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Hear how entrepreneurs & innovators unleash creativity to grow bigger and better businesses. Hear from an exciting new guest every single week who’s turning wild ideas into wild growth. Guests include startup founders, product inventors, social media influencers, and much more. Hosted by our digital marketing dude Max Branstetter – that’s me!

Episode #23: Brian Fanzo – Expert Translator of Geek Speak, Founder of iSocialFanz

Brian Fanzo, the Millennial Keynote Speaker, Change Evangelist, Social Media Influencer, and Podcaster joins the show to share his journey from cybersecurity in the Department of Defense to international keynote speaker. Brian is one of the most genuine and kind people I’ve ever spoken to, and despite all the successes and unique experiences he’s had in his professional career, he proudly asserts the best job he’s ever had is being the dad of his 3 girls. You’ll never hear such a fun and friendly conversation between a die-hard Browns fan and die-hard Steelers fan! This episode covers everything from how to stay ahead of the curve with new technology to tips on reading body language from Brian’s career in the World Series of Poker. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear in this episode:

  • How to translate skills across industries
  • Why you need to be consistent with content
  • How to hear about the latest inventions and technology trends
  • The most exciting tech trends for the next few years
  • Why you should care about people before they care about you
  • How cybersecurity and poker skills translate to business
  • Why you should consume more content than you create
  • Brian’s ultimate goal for his professional career and personal life

Connect with Brian on your favorite social media platform at @iSocialFanz, at, and his podcasts FOMOFanz and SMACtalk.

Enjoy the show and be consistent! Check out the show notes below for much more detail.

Show Notes

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