#20 Finding Utopia, Solo Travel and Building With Friends with Utopian Coffee Founder Brendon Maxwell
Today we chat it up with Brendon Maxwell a founder of Utopian Coffee. Brendon has always been an entrepreneur at heart. When he was 16, he sold candy in school, which included tracking margins and building a team! After a number of entrepreneurial ventures, he co-founded Utopian Coffee in 2006.
Utopian Coffee started as a side venture with only $750 in startup money. Today, it’s home of a thriving team, raving fans and some of the most outstanding coffee I’ve ever tasted.
Brendon has an amazing passion for life He’s all about sustainable business and adventurous travel. He’s brilliantly mixed his passions, purpose and business savvy mind to create a company that provides awesome coffee while giving back to the countries where the coffee is grown. Yep friends, he’s one of the good guys.
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Today’s topics include:
- His epiphany while paragliding over the Incredibles — a mountain range in New Zealand.
- Brendon’s “Book the ticket” life philosophy
- Starting and growing Utopian with just $750
- The best investment you can make
- Solo travel as a pathway to personal transformation
Brendon believes that we are all presented with opportunities, and the ones that push us beyond our comfort zones will push us to grow the most. Are you ready? Let’s do this!
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