StartupNation Radio

  StartupNation Radio


Hosted By: Jeff Sloan

Saturdays at 1 p.m.

Tune in to StartupNation Radio every Saturday at 1 p.m. on WJR to get inspired by everyday small business owners who are doing the extraordinary in pursuit of their entrepreneurial dreams.

StartupNation Radio features breakthrough innovators to heartwarming mom and pops who have changed their lives and those around them with their businesses. From Main Street to global game changers, hear how these entrepreneurs did it, what they did right, what they did wrong, and why they are so passionate about their business opportunities.

StartupNation co-founder and serial entrepreneur, Jeff Sloan, is your lead host. He is often joined on the airwaves by his brother and business partner, Rich Sloan. Together, the two combine their knowledgeable command of the subject matter and in-the-trenches wisdom with a genuine passion for entrepreneurship.

Join millions of StartupNation Radio listeners and follow the path to entrepreneurial success! This is a radio show by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, and will take you from dreaming to doing.

Tune in and join the conversation! Get ready to build your business and live your dream with StartupNation Radio. Please feel free to send us your questions and call in to the live show.

So tune in and join the conversation! Send us your questions and call in to the show.

About Jeff Sloan:

Jeff Sloan is a visionary and entrepreneurial expert with a proficiency in creating and developing early stage companies.  With over 30 years of experience, Jeff has truly lived the entrepreneurial journey and is dedicated to helping others realize their potential by bringing their ideas to life.

Entrepreneurs are Jeff’s people.  Like him, they become stronger when faced with a challenge, and see it as their obligation to courageously pursue a better way, no matter the odds.  They understand, like Jeff, that successful people take command of their reality and transform it into something great.

Jeff serves as founder and CEO of StartupNation LLC., a multi-media company that provides educational and inspirational resources to aspiring entrepreneurs and existing small business owners. In his leading role with StartupNation, Jeff hosts the award-winning “StartupNation Radio” show on News/Talk 760 WJR in Detroit, which has aired since 2004 in over 85 markets nationally.  Jeff also hosts the daily “WJR Business Beat” segment live on air during the morning drive prime-time programming, in which he spotlights subject matter of interest to the entrepreneurial, startup, and tech community.

Jeff is also founder and CEO of StartupNation Ventures, a company that partners with founders to develop their business concepts into viable startup businesses.  Jeff’s current portfolio of ventures can be viewed Here.

In addition to Jeff’s leadership roles at StartupNation and StartupNation Ventures, Jeff founded and leads the app known as FanLabel, a music gamification platform.

Jeff has keynoted numerous entrepreneurial and business conferences, including the Microsoft Small Business Conference and the Small Business Administration of America annual conference. He has been named one of the 500 most powerful business leaders in Metro Detroit by DBusiness Magazine’s “Detroit 500,” as well as Small Business Journalist of the Year, Midwest Region; and among Detroit’s top 20 “Dynamic Duos” in Business. Jeff is currently a regular contributor to DBusiness Magazine.

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