RESUME: Jimmy O. Yang | Comedian, Silicon Valley

18 Sep


Jimmy O. Yang | Comedian, Silicon Valley
Comedian Jimmy O. Yang recalls some of his past jobs before landing a role as a regular on HBO’s Silicon Valley. He talks about excelling as a used car salesman and a strip club DJ while honing his stand-up comedy act. And through these stories, he explains the importance of taking risks and being able to make sacrifices in order to achieve one’s goals.

Reach out to Jimmy on his appropriately named Twitter and Instagram accounts @FunnyAsianDude. And visit JimmyComedy.com for more information and show dates. Plus, check out his new podcast Surely You’re Joking.


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RESUME: Michael Narren | Animator, ‘Family Guy’

10 Sep

Michael Narren | Animator, ‘Family Guy’


Michael Narren tells the story of how he went from living in his parent’s basement to becoming an animator for the hit TV show Family Guy. He also talks about how he was able to get the attention of his heroes Howard Stern, Adam Carolla, and David Letterman through his animations.

For more with Michael Narren, visit MichaelNarren.com and listen to his sketch album http://FonceFalooda.bandcamp.com

And watch Family Guy Sundays at 9/8c on Fox


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RESUME: Dan ‘Soupy’ Campbell | The Wonder Years

28 Aug


Dan ‘Soupy’ Campbell | The Wonder Years
The Wonder Years‘ lead singer Dan ‘Soupy’ Campbell recalls working at Chuck E. Cheese and pureeing steaks at a retirement home before his band took off.  He also talks about some of his favorite bands, overcoming writer’s block, and the creation of The Wonder Years’ latest album ‘No Closer to Heaven.’

‘No Closer To Heaven’ is out September 4th. For tour dates and more information, visit TheWonderYearsBand.com.

And reach out to Dan on Twitter @headabovewater.


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RESUME: Tom Pelkey and Rob O’Connell | Adam Carolla’s Garage Managers

14 Aug


Tom Pelkey and Rob O’Connell | Adam Carolla’s Garage Managers
Rob O’Connell and Tom Pelkey join the show to talk about their lives before working on Adam Carolla’s cars. Listen to their old jobs including: plumber, locksmith, roofer, umpire, and more. Plus hear about their current vacation with Adam at the Monterey Historics Race and the mansion that they are staying in.


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RESUME: Hugh Thomas | Luthier, Business Owner

30 Jul


Hugh Thomas | Luthier, Business Owner
Hugh Thomas recalls the intense discipline and knowledge he gained while serving in the United States Marine Corps. He also explains why he chose to start his own business and how he created opportunities for himself.

For more on Hugh, visit 13thStreetGuitars.com and visit his shop in Huntington Beach, CA.


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RESUME: Kyle M. Terrizzi | Songwriter

23 Jul


Kyle M. Terrizzi | Songwriter
Singer-Songwriter Kyle M. Terrizzi explains his decision to pursue a career as a songwriter. He also discusses his process crafting songs and even plays a few of them. And of course, he recalls some of the jobs he’s worked along the way.

Download Kyle’s latest album VOLUME ONE at DearPatron.com


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RESUME: Matt Fondiler, Gary Smith, and Caelan Biehn | Carolla Digital Staff

16 Jul


Matt Fondiler, Gary Smith, and Caelan Biehn | Carolla Digital Staff
Matt Fondiler, Gary Smith, and Caelan Biehn join the show to discuss the jobs they had before taking their roles as integral parts of the Carolla Digital Network. Past jobs include selling energy drinks, working at a Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, and producing fake ID’s for high school students.

Reach out to Matt on Twitter @TWBSPodcast and listen to his podcast, There Will Be Spoilers. Follow Gary on Twitter @gpatricksmith. And don’t worry about Caelan.


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RESUME: Roger Craig Smith | Voice Actor

8 Jul


Roger Craig Smith | Voice Actor
Roger Craig Smith joins the show to talk about some of the jobs he had before being that voice actor you’ve heard in a ton of different things. He also recalls the non-linear path he took with his career and how it has made all the difference.

Reach out to Roger on Twitter @RogerCraigSmith and visit RogerCraigSmith.com


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RESUME: Vinnie Tortorich | Fitness Trainer

2 Jul


Vinnie Tortorich | Fitness Trainer
Celebrity fitness trainer Vinnie Tortorich tells his story of leaving life on the Louisiana bayou in search for something bigger. He also explains how he created his own opportunities and positions while going against what was expected of him. Lastly, Vinnie recalls overcoming Leukemia before sharing a few stories about his friend and client, Howie Mandel.

For more on Vinnie, listen to his Celebrity Fitness Trainer podcast and visit VinnieTortorich.com

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RESUME: Kristen Carney | Comedian, Writer, Podcast Host

24 Jun


Kristen Carney | Comedian, Writer, Podcast Host
Comedian Kristen Carney joins the show to talk about leaving her small town in upstate New York to pursue a career in comedy. She also recalls her bullied past and the feeling of always wanting something more. And of course, she brings up some of the terrible jobs she’s had along the way.

Follow Kristen on Twitter @KristenCarney and listen to her on the Ask Women Podcast.


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