On this milestone, 300th episode of Cars Yeah, producer and host Mark Greene is interviewed by his son Blake. Blake pictured in the photo inset above on the day he learned to drive a stick shift in dad’s Porsche 911S. Enjoy a unique twist on this 300th episode and learn a bit more about Mark and how Cars Yeah came to be.
Mark Greene is the producer and host of Cars Yeah, a five day a week podcast you can enjoy on the Cars Yeah website, iTunes, YouTube, and Stitcher. He’s a die-hard automotive enthusiasts and life long entrepreneur who started his first business at 14 years old when he founded Auto Care, a neighborhood detailing business. After 11 years as a creative director and partner in a San Diego advertising and graphic design firm, he spent 20 years helping build Griot’s Garage as the V.P. of Marketing, Merchandising, and he was the President of the company before leaving to create his own business at Cars Yeah where the mantra is Inspiring Automotive Enthusiasts™. That little kid in the pedal car, that’s Mark in his Garton Kidillac at the age of two. Truly a life long car guy.
“Inspiring Automotive Enthusiasts™.” – The Cars Yeah mantra.
After 20 years helping build the company Griot’s Garage he had to make a difficult decision to leave.
Discovering that he could develop a business that inspired others through the medium of podcasting. An idea his son Blake gave him during a walk one summer.
FIRST SPECIAL CAR
A 1967 VW Karmann Ghia
BEST AUTOMOTIVE ADVICE
“The throttle goes both ways.” – Louie Shefchik on the first day Mark raced.
GREAT AUTOMOTIVE RESOURCE
The Guests on Cars Yeah – www.carsyeah.com/interviews
Leadership is an Art – Max Depree
If you are passionate about something take the time and make the effort to figure out a way to create a career around that passion. Surround yourself with quality people who will support you, who are honest and ethical, and will hold you accountable to your goals. Go build your dream and start today. Don’t wait.
HOW TO FIND MARK
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About Mark – www.carsyeah.com/about
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