It's Like Kanye West Before He Became Kanye West

Ep. 1: November 19, 2015

On Beats Geek Chic we'll be blending trendsetters, innovators and icons from the industries of music, tech and design for entertaining and inspiring conversations. On this episode Leila describes the role music plays in all of our lives, John tells us how software engineering is like new-age carpentry and Lulue wonders who decided skinny jeans would be popular. Listen to these guests and more on this episode of Beats Geek Chic.

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LEILA MONROE

Leila is an attorney with significant experience with research, analysis and writing on international and environmental law and policy. She is the Co-founder of Clear Resource Law, LLC, and the founder of Project AMPLIFI, a San Francisco-based non-profit whose mission is to create platforms for music and art to inform, inspire and activate community. Shows: 360BayArea, ZenDotCom

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JOHN YI

Born and raised in Eureka, California, John caught the entrepreneurial bug while still in elementary school. But before launching his first company John was an Army Ranger, serving throughout the world for the better part of seven years.  Shows: 360BayArea

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JOAN MCLOUGHLIN

Joan McLoughlin is the owner of McLoughlin Gallery, a contemporary art gallery serving as a site for exhibitions and public programs working with established international and local mid-career and emerging contemporary artists. Shows: Grasshopper

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ELIZABETH PARK

Elizabeth is a strategic medical communications and PR professional with a global, international and pan-European ethical healthcare background. She has extensive knowledge and hands on experience in the development and implementation of strategic communications and reputation management programs for several market leading brands. Shows: 360BayArea

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MACKENZY GERMAIN

McKenzy (Mac) Germain has credits on IMDb! The second generation Haitian worked as a VFX and 3D animated on feature films like X Men First Class and Transformers. Shows: Press Play Now Rewind

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TREY PRUITT

Trey is the father of two boys, husband of one wife, a hip hop lover, former Stanford football player and the Vice President, Head of Global Product & Digital Solutions FP&A at Visa. Yup! Shows: Press Play Now Rewind, Grasshopper

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JAMARR JOHNSON

Jamarr describes himself as an entrepremedian (ask him about it). Prior to inventing that word, Jamarr was born and raised in New York City’s Spanish Harlem. And after an accomplished career serving as a Marine and Naval Officer, Jamarr caught the comedy bug…and there’s no ointment that can clear that up. He’s been traveling the country cracking up audiences ever since. Shows: 360BayArea

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LULUE BURTON

Lulue is one of those people you’re just drawn to. Check out her Facebook page and you’ll see that this is a young woman that loves sports and the great outdoors. Shows: 360BayArea, Grasshopper 

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Ep. 1: November 19, 2015

On Beats Geek Chic we'll be blending trendsetters, innovators and icons from the industries of music, tech and design for entertaining and inspiring conversations. On this episode Leila describes the role music plays in all of our lives, John tells us how software engineering is like new-age carpentry and Lulue wonders who decided skinny jeans would be popular. Listen to these guests and more on this episode of Beats Geek Chic.

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