Jeff Sloan

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Jeff Sloan is a visionary and entrepreneurial expert with a proficiency in creating and developing early stage companies. With over 30 years of experience, Jeff has truly lived the entrepreneurial journey and is dedicated to helping others realize their potential by bringing their ideas to life. Jeff serves as founder and CEO of StartupNation LLC., a multi-media company that provides educational and inspirational resources to aspiring entrepreneurs and existing small business owners. In his leading role with StartupNation, Jeff hosts the award-winning StartupNation Radio show on WJR AM 760 in Detroit, which has aired since 2004 in over 85 markets nationally. Jeff also hosts the daily WJR “Business Beat” segment live on air during the morning drive prime-time programming, in which he spotlights subject matter of interest to the entrepreneurial, startup and tech community.
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Holiday Travel Plans: Who Is Doing What?

On this segment of "The Pre W. Smith Show," Jeff Sloan talks July 4th holiday plans. Who's doing what? In Michigan, it means driving Up North. Listen to the conversation on the Great Voice.   
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Derek Gaskins of Aleva Stores on a Key Move

On this segment of "The Pre W. Smith Show," Jeff Sloan talks with Derek Gaskins about a key moment in the amazing story of his third-generation, family-owned Aleva Stores. Listen to the conversation on the...
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Brian Elias of 1-800-Hansons on TV Marketing

On this segment of "The Pre W. Smith Show," Brian Elias of 1-800-Hansons talks with Jeff Sloan about the power of building trust through TV marketing and a catchy jingle. Listen to the conversation on...
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Business Biography: 1-800-Hansons

On this episode of Business Biography, Brian Elias tells Jeff Sloan how he built 1-800-Hansons from scratch. It's an amazing success story, Jeff says. Listen to the conversation at the Great Voice.   
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Tina Saey Gives a COVID Progress Report

On this segment of the "Pre W. Smith Show," science writer Tina Saey shares updated news on COVID and what we can expect with variants and vaccines. Tune in to the Great Voice for the...
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Barbara Weltman on Business Insurance

On this segment of "The Pre W. Smith Show," Small Business Trends columnist Barbara Weltman talks with Jeff about the insurance coverage options your small business needs to consider. Listen to the conversation on the...