July 16, 2021 – Growth.Shop Mark Patchett and Broken Medicine Dr. Michael Young

July 16, 2021 – Growth.Shop Mark Patchett and Broken Medicine Dr. Michael Young


 
Sorry for slow posting, mom broke her hip.
 
 
Mark Patchett – Founder of Growth Shop 

If there is an instance where you got limitations on
advertising on big channels like Facebook, then something
like affiliates could be seventy percent of the business.

Mark Patchett

Mark Patchett is a high-energy founder. He led the growth strategy to take Nectar Sleep from $10M -> $240M, and more recently he scaled his newest brand from $1M to $68.5M run rate in 12 months. They have a unique model where they advise and invest in DTC businesses (plus supporting tech). The twist is that their mission is to grow businesses exceptionally fast while everyone in the team can say they are the happiest they’ve ever been in a job (actually). This all wraps up nicely in their three values, Smarter, Faster, Happier.

 
 
Dr. Michael Young – Author of The Illness of Medicine: Experiences of Clinical Practice

I would say in America’s hospital system, we are selling
disease, we are not selling health.

Dr. Michael J. Young

Dr. Michael J. Young is a graduate of Indiana University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with an undergraduate degree in Biology. He then matriculated to Rush Medical College for his medical degree, and subsequently to Loyola University Medical Center, to complete his residency in Urology. Dr. Young was certified by the American Board of Urology and went into private practice upon completion of his training. He was the Section Chairman of Urology at two Chicago area medical centers, as well as the Residency Program Director at these institutions for The Department of Urology, the University of Illinois at Chicago. Upon retiring from clinical practice, Dr. Young retained his Clinical Assistant Professorship in the Department of Urology at the University of Illinois. Currently, he is involved in the innovation and development of surgical and medical devices and instrumentation at the university. Dr. Young is an avid photographer, traveler, and golfer.