Fritz Heffinger, President at OutCold, an action media company that specializes in creating unforgettable brand experiences in the most unexpected ways. Listen as Fritz outlines the origins of his company’s unique name, and why action media exposure is changing how businesses approach branding and outreach.
Favorite Book? – None
What CEO do you follow?— Steve Dime
What is your favorite online tool?— Asana
Do you get 8 hours of sleep?— No
If you could let your 20 year old self know one thing, what would it be?—Don’t take life so seriously.
Time Stamped Show Notes:
01:11 – Nathan’s introduction
01:27 – Welcoming Fritz to the show
01:36 – Named after the movie “OutCold”
02:12 – How OutCold makes money
04:18 – Dive right into unique forms of marketing and communication
05:29 – Depending on the variety of experience, they charge between $300-600K
06:35 – Revenue in 2015 was $2.5M
07:34 – 11 Full-time and 400 Part-time employees
08:03 – Take advantage of local people and resources
09:14 – Nathan talks about future plans—Public or Bust!
10:05 – The technical aspects of converting a shipping container into livable spaces
11:03 – Making the leap from $2M a year to $10M a year
11:30 – Media space isn’t a personal connection—the tide is turning
12:19 – Fritz@OutCold.com
3 Key Points:
Employ local resources—people, businesses, etc.
Start building real relationships with your customers.
Life is for living, not sweating—stop taking it so seriously.
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OutCold – The 2001 movie Fritz named his company after
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