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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!

E11 | Beyond the Mic and Into the Ice: Greg Wolf's Unscripted Journey from Local Radio to NHL Fame

Introduction

When it comes to personalities that embody the dynamism of the NHL, few can hold a candle to Greg Wolf, the electric in-game host for the Tampa Bay Lightning. From humble beginnings in Carrollwood, Florida, to the booming acoustics of NHL arenas, Greg’s journey is a tale worth telling. And that’s exactly what we did in our latest episode of Happy Hour Holidaze.

From Carrollwood to the Airwaves

Before diving into the world of sports entertainment, Greg had quite a different career trajectory. As a young adult, he worked at a pizza shop in Carrollwood with his older brother. Fate intervened during a seemingly ordinary pizza delivery to the Hooters radio show, where Greg got his first taste of radio magic.

From that point, there was no turning back. Greg switched gears, immersing himself in radio during his college years at the University of South Florida. His initial foray into radio started with internships at local stations, including the rhythmic sounds of Wild 98.7.

The Missions and Misadventures

Greg’s time as an unpaid intern was far from dull. His responsibilities included an array of errands that he transformed into adventures, almost as if out of a James Bond film. One of his most memorable exploits involved sneaking into the under-construction Raymond James Stadium, a story he tells with unmatched gusto on our episode.

But it didn’t stop there. Greg took another audacious step by trespassing into what was then known as the Ice Palace, now the Amalie Arena, the home of the Tampa Bay Lightning. These adventures, filled with adrenaline and a fair share of risk, proved to be formative experiences, shaping Greg into the daring and ever-so-entertaining figure we know today.

Finding His Voice at 620 WDAE and Beyond

Greg’s career picked up speed as he transitioned into the world of sports radio. He earned his spot at 620 WDAE, a station that served as a launchpad for his later endeavors. It wasn’t long before he was hosting his own radio show, the 3rd Leg Greg Show, adding another feather to his already brimming cap.

Conquering the NHL Arena

Greg Wolf’s career hit an all-time high when he seized the opportunity to become the in-game host for the Tampa Bay Lightning. His vivacity and sheer on-air presence breathed life into NHL events like the All-Star Game, the Winter Classic, the Heritage Game, and the Stadium Series. His story is an incredible testament to how passion, persistence, and the will to seize opportunities can catapult one into stardom, even in a field as competitive as the NHL.

Takeaways from Happy Hour Holidaze

Our time with Greg was more than just a trip down memory lane; it was a masterclass in resilience, ambition, and audacity. His unique experiences, ranging from the AM/FM wavelengths of Wild 98.7 and 620 WDAE to the electrifying atmosphere of NHL stadiums, serve as life lessons for anyone aspiring to make it big in their respective fields.

Whether you’re a fan of the NHL, an aspiring broadcaster, or just someone who appreciates an incredible journey from pizza delivery to international fame, this episode of Happy Hour Holidaze is a must-listen. So grab your favorite drink, sit back, and dive into this enlightening and entertaining experience.

Cheers! 🥂

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