Interview- Steven Schussler Rain Forest Cafe Founder


I had the privilege to interview Steven Schussler who founded the successful chain of Rain Forest Cafe. Chairman and Chief Executive of Schussler Creative, his firm designs and builds theatrical environments for restaurants, retail stores, and special events. Also co-author of best seller book “It’s a Jungle in There”.

Steven is a great mentor, speaker, entrepreneur, and investor, he shared key tips and tricks to run a successful business, no matter if it is in the food industry, retail, product, or service. You will hear and feel Steven’s passion for entrepreneurship in this interview.

Key Tips given in Interview:

  • Entrepreneurs will have ADD (Multi-Taskers)
  • You must always have an ego check
  • Make sure to have the right TEAM that can understand your vision
  • Know your exit strategy, know when it is the time to let go of your business and sale it
  • Customer retention is due to 1) Experience (Wild Factor) 2) Service 
  • Surround yourself with people smarter than you
  • Have attorneys, and branding experts on your team
  • Know your competition
  • Be up to date with what goes on around the world
  • Stay in shape (healthy)
  • Have a good attitude that you are going to succeed
  • You are constantly pitching yourself everyday, make sure to pitch with a smile

To find out more about Steven, visit Schussler Creative.



Identifying your target market: Problemio Founder Alex Genadinik

Identifying your target market: I had the privilege to Interview Interviewed founder of (Alex Genadinik) website and apps that helps entrepreneurs create stronger companies that succeed.

Alex Genadinik Founder of Problemio

Alex Genadinik Founder of Problemio

Alex is a serial entrepreneur, mobile developer, web developer and a whiz marketer. He enjoys helping other entrepreneurs with their businesses and the apps are a great way to do that. He holds a B.S in Computer Science from San Jose State University. In his spare time, he likes to play soccer and enjoy the outdoors.

Alex shared great tips, and success strategies for building and running a successful business. His App Problemio has over 200,000 downloads, helping many businesses with resources on how to build successful business plans, fundraising and marketing strategies.

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