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Balancing Creativity and Entrepreneurship With Kent Yoshimura of Neuro

Kent Yoshimura

Kent Yoshimura is the Co-founder and CEO of Neuro, a health and wellness company that creates gum and mints. With over 25 million products sold, Neuro has been featured in Time Magazine, Dr. Oz, Forbes 30 Under 30, Buzzfeed, Shark Tank, and other notable publications and media sources.

As a multimedia artist, creative director, and entrepreneur, Kent has created content for global brands, including McDonald’s and Lego, created the visual direction for Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf’s children’s line, and co-designed immersive retail experiences. He has been featured on NBC, the New York Times for his mural work, and in Time Magazine, Slash Films, Huffington Post, and others for his films.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:

  • Kent Yoshimura’s entrepreneurial journey
  • How Kent integrates creativity with entrepreneurship
  • Kent shares his experience growing his company on Shark Tank
  • The balance between independence and collaboration
  • What motivates Kent to strive for high-level success?
  • Kent describes Neuro’s functional roles

In this episode…

Entrepreneurship requires a delicate work/life balance. With so many paths to a successful and enjoyable lifestyle, how can you determine the best one to follow?

Kent Yoshimura says to establish compelling motivations for each accomplishment. He pursues multiple opportunities and is involved in many personal and professional ventures that surpass the boundaries of limitations. By engaging in content creation, illustration, and other art forms, Kent can build capital to expand his business while maintaining stability in his personal and professional life.

In today’s episode of the eCommerce Profits Podcast, Joshua Chin joins Kent Yoshimura, Co-founder and CEO of Neuro, to talk about the many opportunities in entrepreneurship. Kent shares how he integrates creativity with entrepreneurship, his motivations for high-level success, and balancing independence with collaboration in the workplace.

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Episode Transcript

Intro 0:04

Welcome to the eCommerce Profits Podcast where we feature top founders and experts in the ecommerce Industry and take an in depth look at their struggles and successes and growing ecommerce brands profitably.

Joshua Chin 0:18

Her right what’s up people Josh Chin here I’m the host of the eCommerce Profits Podcast where we feature top experts and entrepreneurs in the ecommerce Industry. And we go behind the scenes of the struggles and successes in growing a brand. Now this episode is brought to you by Chronos Agency if you’re a direct to consumer ecommerce brand that is ready to scale and to double your customer lifetime value through lifecycle marketing. Chronos is your company. We’ve helped hundreds of brands scale profits with email, SMS, and mobile push marketing while getting an average of 30 500% ROI from our efforts, we’ve worked with brands like truly beauty to Udi Alaskan and very recently Neuro. The next step is to email us at sales@chronos.agency or you can go to chronos.agency to learn more. Today’s guest is Kent Yoshimura Kent is, a co founder and CEO of La based Neuro, a functional gums and mints company, a health and wellness company that creates approachable and effective consumable products that you can take anywhere, anytime to refresh your state of mind and more. And Neuro was also featured on Shark Tank. Very interesting, very cool brand that I really, really like. And Kent is also a multimedia creative, a filmmaker, an athlete. Besides being from being an entrepreneur, can’t is multifaceted. So I’m super excited to have you on Kent and talk through your journey and experience.

Kent Yoshimura 1:54

Yeah, I’m stoked to be on. I’m stoked to have hung out with you when you were in LA for a short period of time.

Joshua Chin 2:02

Yeah, and you opened my eyes up to What? What? What pasta can be what spaghetti can be? Never really? Yeah, Japanese spaghetti. I was never really a big fan of pasta. Until Until, until we had that meal. And guess what? I’ve had multiple pasta meals since then. Because of what you’ve allowed me to experience. Oh,

Kent Yoshimura 2:28

God. Don’t blame me for

Joshua Chin 2:33

Yeah, it’s all carbs. Right? I’m on the hunt for the world’s best pasta, the world’s best spaghetti and I think nothing beats. What was the name of the restaurant?

Kent Yoshimura 2:45

It’s called spoon house. And it’s doing James beards. One of James Beard favorite restaurants. And crazy cheap pasta, which is also great. It’s like 10 to $15 Yeah, which pasta really affordable can be. And it’s delicious.

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