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About The Guest
Benny Pough is a veteran music executive, entrepreneur and philanthropist who has worked with some of the biggest names in hip-hop, R&B and pop. He is the founder and CEO of Dexterity Sounds, a multimedia company that produces music, podcasts, films and live events.
Benny Pough has over 30 years of experience in the music business, spanning from Motown Records to Def Jam to Roc Nation and now his own elite enterprise, DVERSE Media. He has been instrumental in delivering radio hits for superstar artists such as Jay-Z, Rihanna, Kanye West, Travis Scott, Future, DJ Khaled and 21 Savage. He has also helped launch the careers of Boyz II Men, Justin Bieber and many others. He has received numerous awards and honors for his achievements, including being named one of Billboard’s Power 100 Executives in 2018.
00:00 — Intro
02:22 — Unveiling Benny’s Origin: The Remarkable Journey of a Visionary
03:53 — Life-Altering Lessons from a Life-Threatening Accident
07:15 — Unraveling the Link Between Trauma and Triumph: Exploring Benny’s Path to Success
09:37 — Knowing When to Draw the Line: Mastering the Art of Boundaries
13:52 — Awakening in the Hospital: Benny’s Initial Reflections
17:50 — From Paper Boy to CEO: Benny’s Extraordinary Climb
23:32 — Key Steps to Success: Lessons from Benny’s Multifaceted Journey
25:18 — The Label Switch: Benny’s Quest for Creative Freedom
27:45 — The Jay Z Encounter: A Fateful Meeting that Changed Benny’s Path
28:17 — Building a Star: A Glimpse into the Process
31:30 — The Birth of a Company: Benny’s Drive for Autonomy
34:42 — Wealth Abundance: Navigating the Dilemma of Endless Possibilities
41:24 — Unveiling the Six Pillars: Benny’s Blueprint for Lasting Success
43:13 — Betting on Yourself: Benny’s Golden Rule for Triumph
46:33 — Passion vs. Obligation: Benny’s Journey to Finding Purpose
47:33 — Deconstructing Masculinity: Benny’s Perspective on Identity
52:39 — Life Lessons for the Next Generation: Benny’s Most Valuable Teaching
54:09 — Wisdom for All: Benny’s Advice and Ways to Connect
55:05 — Decoding Success: Benny’s Personal Definition
What is the Success Story Podcast?
Success Story Podcast Welcome to the Success Story Podcast, hosted by entrepreneur, business executive, author, educator & speaker, Scott D. Clary. On this podcast, you’ll find interviews, Q&A, keynote presentations & conversations on sales, marketing, business, startups, and entrepreneurship.
Scott will discuss some of the lessons he’s learned over his own career, as well as have candid interviews with execs, celebrities, notable figures, and politicians. All who have achieved success through both wins and losses, to learn more about their life, their ideas, and insights. He sits down with leaders and mentors and unpacks their stories to help pass those lessons on to others through both experiences and tactical strategies for business professionals, entrepreneurs, and everyone in between.
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