#1 — Dallas Imbimbo, Kush Bottles & BigRentz


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Dallas Imbimbo

Dallas Imbimbo, a College Works Alumni, is on the show today! Dallas is co-founder at BigRentz and the founder of Kush Bottles. Jason Reid and Dallas have a great discussion about why Dallas became an entrepreneur and how his experience with College Works as an Intern has helped along the way.

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Show Notes:

  • Dallas is the founder and CEO of Big Rentz, the “Uber for construction equipment”
  • Dallas has been an entrepreneur since he was 10 years-old
  • Dallas’ advice to young entrepreneurs, “Don’t let anyone ever outwork you.”
  • How timing plus product creates unique businesses
  • How Dallas has cultivated a unique work environment for his employees
  • Why Dallas starts each day before the sun comes up (and why he takes frequent breaks)
  • Why it’s important to maintain your competitive edge (especially outside the office)
  • Where Dallas sees himself (and his businesses) in 20 years

Fast Five:

  • Favorite quote: “Do or do not there is no try.” — Yoda
  • Favorite app: Postdates (on-demand delivery)
  • Favorite TV show: Entourage, Silicon Valley
  • Favorite book: The Tipping Point by Malcom Gladwell
  • Favorite technology: Nike Air Mag Marty McFlys (sneakers from Back To The Future II)

Dallas’ final piece of advice for College Works interns:

“Get ready for a wild, adventurous ride.”

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