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

Garrett Greco’s Inspiring Journey: From Collegiate Fun to Real Estate Mastery

In the latest episode of Happy Hour Holidaze, hosts Sean and Manny Febre sit down with Tampa Bay’s own real estate virtuoso, Garrett Greco. Greco, known not just for his mastery in real estate but also for his deep familial ties to the city’s political scene, shares his journey from carefree college days to becoming a linchpin in the local real estate market.

Early Beginnings and Familial Influence

Garrett’s story is deeply woven with the fabric of Tampa itself. Born into a family renowned for their political involvement—his grandfather was a four-term mayor and his father a long-standing judge—Garrett’s narrative is punctuated with a profound sense of place and duty. During our conversation, he reminisces about his youth, highlighting how his familial legacy has bestowed upon him a unique perspective on business and community.

Garrett attended Florida State University, initially drawn by the vibrant college sports scene and the freedom college life offered. However, his direction shifted significantly after college, driven by a realization of the opportunities that real estate presented and a desire to do more than just participate in the family tradition of public service.

The Leap into Real Estate

Garrett candidly shares the pivotal moments that steered him toward real estate—a sector his mother had thrived in. His transition from employment to entrepreneurship is a tale of risk and reward, marked by his first nerve-wracking property flip and the strategic growth of his brokerage firm in Tampa and Sarasota. Garrett’s story is not just about financial gain but also about creating a community impact and building a sustainable business that contributes to the city’s development.

Strategic Insights and Building a Legacy

What sets this episode apart is Garrett’s detailed sharing of strategic business moves and the lessons learned along the way. He discusses the challenges of starting a brokerage, the dynamics of building a client base, and the importance of understanding market trends to make informed investment decisions.

Garrett also delves into the concept of legacy—not just the financial legacy of his business ventures, but the social impact he hopes to achieve through his work. His aim to blend business success with genuine community enhancement is both inspiring and instructive for anyone looking to make a mark in their industry.

Overcoming Challenges and Looking Ahead

No entrepreneurial journey is without its hurdles, and Garrett is open about the setbacks he faced. From economic downturns to navigating complex property deals, his resilience and ability to adapt have been tested time and again. Yet, his outlook remains overwhelmingly positive, focusing on future projects and opportunities for growth.

Looking ahead, Garrett discusses his plans to expand his real estate footprint, emphasizing the importance of staying true to one’s values and vision. His focus on not just building buildings, but also building lives and community spaces, is particularly poignant.

Conclusion: Lessons for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

This episode of Happy Hour Holidaze offers more than just a look into the life of a successful real estate developer; it serves as a blueprint for anyone aspiring to make their mark in any competitive field. Garrett’s journey underscores the importance of grounding business ambitions in personal values and community needs.

Listeners will walk away with not only a deep appreciation for what it takes to succeed in real estate but also practical strategies and personal anecdotes that underscore the power of perseverance, strategic planning, and community engagement. Join Sean and Manny Febre as they toast to Garrett’s ongoing journey and the invaluable lessons shared in this not-to-be-missed episode.

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