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E49 | Nick Evers’s Fairway to Business: A Golfer’s Grind, Windy City Wonders, and Unforgettable College Capers

Nicholas Evers’ Journey:
Nick Evers shares his incredible journey from the Windy City of Chicago to the sun-drenched greens of Tampa Bay. Listen as he unfolds the story of how a simple friendship blossomed into a thriving business venture. Discover the behind-the-scenes of the real estate market through Nick’s eyes and learn how he tackled the heavy burden of student loans.

Golfing Insights:
Ever wondered how a golfer’s mind ticks? Nick, a two-handicap golfer, dives into the mental game of golf, offering insights on everything from slicing down the fairway to being stuck in a bunker. Sean and Manny also stir the pot on the controversial LIV Golf series and discuss the sport’s titans.

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E48 | William Golston’s Gridiron Glory: Reliving the Buccaneers’ Super Bowl Win, Embracing Retirement Transitions, and Savouring Life’s Finer Moments

Welcome to another exciting episode of Happy Hour Holidaze! In Episode 48, we’re thrilled to bring you an exclusive conversation with Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ defensive end, Super Bowl champion, and NFL stalwart, William Gholston. Join your hosts, Sean Febre and Manny Febre, as they dive deep into the journey of a football legend who has become a pillar of consistency and resilience in the NFL.

William Gholston takes us back to his unforgettable draft day in 2013. Relive the excitement and tension as Gholston recounts his experience at the Motor City Casino in Detroit, the missed calls, and the emotional moment when he finally received the life-changing call from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Hear firsthand how Gholston navigated the early days of his career and carved out a legacy alongside Buccaneers’ greats like Ronde Barber and Derrick Brooks.

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E47 | Garrett Greco’s Tampa Tales: From College Vibes to Real Estate Triumphs and the Quest for a Legacy

Dive into this electrifying episode of Happy Hour Holidaze, featuring the riveting journey of Garrett Greco, a visionary real estate mogul and podcast host from Tampa Bay. As we navigate through Garrett’s transition from spirited college life to establishing a dominant presence in the real estate industry, listeners will find both inspiration and valuable insights.

In this episode titled “Garrett Greco’s Tampa Tales: From College Vibes to Real Estate Triumphs and the Quest for a Legacy,” hosts Sean and Manny Febre engage in a deep dive with Garrett, exploring his familial legacy intertwined with Tampa’s political and social fabric. Discover how Garrett’s roots influenced his ambitious foray into real estate and development, and how he leverages his background to foster community connections and drive success.

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Send Your Question

Got burning questions about business, entrepreneurship, or anything in between? We want to hear from you! Send us your queries, and hosts Manny and Sean Febre will answer them on an upcoming episode of Happy Hour Holidaze. Don’t miss this opportunity to get expert insights while having a great time. Simply drop us a message with your questions, and let’s dive into the world of business together!

E8 | Ybor City Secrets Mafias, Mysteries, and Lost Tunnels Revealed with Steve Hollingshead

Introduction

Tampa, a bustling metropolis, has always been more than just its beautiful beaches and vibrant nightlife. Nestled within its confines lies Ybor City, a historic neighborhood with tales as rich as its culture. This week on our podcast, Happy Hour Holidaze, we embarked on a journey back in time to unravel the mysteries of Ybor City History and the shadows that shaped Tampa’s foundations.

A Guest Like No Other: Steve Hollingshead

Joining Manny and Sean Febre was Steve Hollingshead, a renowned historian and documentary filmmaker. Steve, with his encyclopedic knowledge of Tampa History, spun captivating stories of Ybor City and the influential figures who once walked its streets. And among those tales, the legendary Ybor City Mafia stood out, painting a vivid picture of power, loyalty, and betrayal.

Ybor City Mafia: More Than Just a Name

The Cigar City Mafia wasn’t merely a group; it was a phenomenon. These puppeteers of Ybor City intricately wove their influence, marking an era of blood and suspense. Through Steve’s words, listeners were transported to an age where snitches met their doom, and competition was silenced before they even began.

Beneath Tampa’s Streets: Lost Tunnels and Secrets

Yet, the stories didn’t end on the cobblestone streets. Steve guided us deeper, quite literally, to the lost tunnels beneath Tampa. These underground pathways whispered tales of smuggling, trafficking, and covert operations. It’s a side of Tampa History that few have explored, making it an exhilarating revelation for both hosts and listeners.

A Documentary Worth Watching: “Ybor City Underworld: A History”

For those itching to dive even deeper, Steve introduced his latest documentary on Amazon Prime, “Ybor City Underworld: A History.” This film promises a visual exploration of Ybor City’s History, complete with dramatic reenactments, expert insights, and a captivating narrative that promises to keep viewers on the edge of their seats.

Wrapping Up

Ybor City, with its complex history and vibrant present, remains a testament to Tampa’s resilience and evolution. Through episodes like this, we aim to bring these tales to the forefront, ensuring that history isn’t forgotten but celebrated and explored.

Whether you’re a Tampa native, an enthusiast of Ybor City, or just someone with a keen interest in history, this episode of Happy Hour Holidaze is a treat that shouldn’t be missed. Dive into the mysteries, the legends, and the realities of a time gone by. And as always, cheers to the stories that shape us!

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