Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Explorer
Sam has been passionately tied into the start-up scene and travel based lifestyle for the last decade. In 2009, at age 24 he founded SKYCIG in the UK which became Europe’s largest e-cigarette company and was acquired for $100M in 2013. Prior to SKYCIG, Sam was a co-founding of 3 other start-ups with successful exits, including his first while in college in 2005.
He continues to work full time in the start-up scene both as an entrepreneur (currently co-founder of Coworker.com) and angel investor. He travels regularly, having now visited over 90 countries. It was his new journey into the investment world and all the unknown new age strategies that eventually led he and Johnny to start start the Invest Like a Boss Podcast.
To hear Sam’s investment strategies listen to episode 01 here.
Entrepreneur, Kickboxer, Traveler
Johnny went from quitting a well paid corporate job in California in 2008 to move to Thailand to work as a Scuba Instructor and train professionally as a Muay Thai Fighter. It wasn’t until 2013 that he made his first $100 on line when he started his first ecommerce store. He has built and maintained 6 figures of passive annual income and now spends his time traveling the world, and finding new ways to invest his passive income.
Johnny tells his story in Ep 23 – From Zero to Self Made, How to 300x Your Investment
Johnny is the host of the Travel Like a Boss Podcast where he interviews location independent entrepreneurs and successful digital nomads. He is the author of 12 Weeks in Thailand: The Good Life on the Cheap and Life Changes Quick. He is the founder of the Nomad Summit and can be found on his travel and business blog at JohnnyFD.com
To hear more about Johnny’s investment strategies listen to episode 02 here.