Matt Griffin, a former US Army Ranger and current HMFIC at CombatFlipFlops. Listen as Nathan talks to Matt about how the origins of CombatFlipFlops and what social cause they are supporting with the sales of their footwear.
Favorite Book? – Drive by Daniel Pink
What CEO do you follow?— John Sercu
What is your favorite online tool?— Shopify
Do you get 8 hours of sleep?— No
If you could let your 20 year old self know one thing, what would it be?— Take care of your body and slow down
Time Stamped Show Notes:
01:03 – Nathan’s introduction
01:19 – Nathan introduces Matt
01:58 – What CombatFlipFlops do
02:23 – 2015 sales came up to $300,000
04:55 – The social cause behind the business
06:35 – If Matt was the president…
09:03 – Started off with their own money for capital
10:58 – “We contacted every media we knew to drive people in our website”
13:23 – Goal for 2016 is at $1.4M
15:55 – Instagram @CFF.GRIFF
17:12 – Famous 5
3 Key Points:
Educate women and families to fight radicalism.
Kept rolling initial profits back into the company.
Get sources to drive people to your site
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