January 9, 2024

Navigating Agency Success, Personal Growth, and Outdoor Pursuits with Kyle Duford [EP 421]

Show Notes

Rick Saez
Navigating Agency Success, Personal Growth, and Outdoor Pursuits with Kyle Duford [EP 421]

We’re kicking off the year with a great conversation! Today, I’m speaking with The Brand Leader’s Kyle Duford.  Kyle is an author, brander, speaker, and former writer for Outside, Men’s Health, and Men’s Journal.

He’s got a quiver full of accomplishments, so we’re going to get into it. . .

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Show Notes

Questions we Discussed

  • Let’s begin with Husband and dad first. Was your dad your role model?
  • You have a bachelor of Life, Graphic Design, and Creative Writing . . . I didn’t see those options at my College.
  • What was your first job out of college?
  • Your work experience looks like it involved a lot of creativity and fun. Is there an experience that rises to the top of that list?
  • Which do you feel had the most influence in honing your advertising and branding chops?
  • How did you get involved with The Brand Leader?
  • Over your four years with The Brand Leader, are there a couple of accomplishments you are most proud of?
  • As an advertising and branding pro, do you know how tradeshows can return that excitement and energy from their earlier days?
  • Tell us about your book Twice Found. What inspired you to write a book?
  • Are there any new projects in the pipeline you can talk about?
  • What outdoor activities do you participate in?
  • Do you have any suggestions and/or advice for folks wanting to get into the outdoor advertising and branding biz?
  • What is your favorite outdoor gear purchase under $100 Peak Design iPhone case
  • Is there anything else you want to say or ask of our listeners
  • where can people find you if they’d like to follow up (email, Twitter, Instagram, etc)

Learn More

To learn more about Kyle and his work with The Brand Leader, visit their website at: https://thebrandleader.com/

You can also visit Kyle on these social sites:



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