Mike Lanese is a former Ohio State football player under direct coaching of Jim Tressel, a graduate from the University of Oxford, a Navy Veteran, a member of the Army Reserves, and a serial tech-entrepreneur here in Columbus, Ohio. In this episode we cover it all with Mike, with a heavy focus on his time at the University of Oxford and their approach to learning/teaching, his time growing up playing football and wrestling, his experience in the military, his successful exit from ClearSailing, and all that he has going on with his new venture, OnSeen Marketing, Inc.
(00:00:00) Mike Lanese
(00:01:08) The SunDown Group
(00:01:28) Facilities Management eXpress (FMX)
(00:02:00) Want to be a sponsor of Conquering Columbus?
(00:02:25) Conquering Columbus intro music
(00:03:30) Background on Mike Lanese
(00:04:25) Josh can’t finish his own economics homework
(00:04:30) A day in the life with Mike
(00:05:00) OnSeen Marketing, Inc
(00:14:00) Taking feedback from the market and the evolution of the OnSeen product – The Shotgun Approach
(00:16:00) Mike’s path up until starting OnSeen
(00:17:00) The one-track mentality of youth sports
(00:20:00) Women’s wrestling
(00:21:00) Ohio State Football
(00:23:10) The University of Oxford
(00:35:30) Cleveland Browns
(00:37:00) Military – Navy
(00:40:00) Mike’s 1st startup company – international trade in eCommerce
(00:42:30) Mike’s 2nd startup company – ClearSailing
(00:47:45) Back to the military – the Army Reserves
(00:53:50) Live Uncomfortably
(00:57:40) Closing Remarks
(00:58:00) Share the episode, if you liked it!
(00:58:55) The SunDown Group
(00:59:15) Facilities Management eXpress (FMX)
(00:59:45) Want to be a sponsor of Conquering Columbus?
(01:00:08) Conquering Columbus outro music