06 Oct October 6, 2021 – 1900 Locations Shawn Burcham and Get There Ken Kladouris
Shawn Burcham – Founder & CEO at Pro Food Systems, Inc. and Author of Keeping Score With GRITT: Straight Talk Strategies For Success
It’s all about surrounding yourself with great people and
letting them do what they do best.
Shawn Burcham is the Founder & CEO of Pro Food Systems, Inc. (PFSbrands) which he and his wife Julie started out of their home in 1998. PFSbrands has grown to 140+ employee-owners across 18 states and is now 100% employee-owned. Prior to starting PFSbrands, Shawn spent 5 years with a Fortune 100 company, Mid-America Dairymen (now Dairy Farmers of America). Shawn decided to take a major risk in quitting his job and starting a business from the ground floor in 1998. Since starting PFSbrands, Shawn has started and grown over 10 businesses while also investing in other businesses where he feels he can help owners become more successful, including the business coaching company GRITT Business Coaching which includes the proprietary goal tracking software GRITTrac. Shawn is passionate about helping others become more successful in work and in life. He believes in taking care of employees and providing them with opportunities where they can excel. He has a non-entitlement mentality and a straight-talk approach. He believes that all leaders need to CARE, HAVE FUN, and HOLD PEOPLE ACCOUNTABLE TO HIGH EXPECTATIONS. Shawn is a true entrepreneur that has taken the risks necessary to lead a company to double-digit growth for 20+ years.
Ken Kladouris – Partner & President of Platinum Wealth Group
Meditation takes your mental clarity to a level that allows you
to define what you actually want, why you want it, and to see
opportunities to reach it every day.
Ken Kladouris is a Partner and President of Platinum Wealth Group. As a wealth advisor and published author, he believes his clients should be living a life by design. Developing his signature tailor-made approach, he has successfully assisted countless clients in charting their course to financial abundance. This has afforded the clients Ken is proud to serve the ability to infuse more life into their years here and now – not just in retirement. Ken is the author of, “Get There!” which he developed as a tool to help individuals discover the clarity, they need to design their financial future. Peeling back the layers, the book features no-nonsense, actionable steps that are proven to position individuals on their desired path. Ken earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from California State University at Long Beach and an MBA with a concentration in Finance at Pepperdine University. He holds FINRA Series 3, 7, 24, 31 and 66 Registrations, a California Life and Health Insurance License, and is a CDFA (Certified Divorce Financial Analyst).