Mike Del Ponte is the Co-founder and Chief Hydration Officer of Soma, the smart, beautiful, sustainable water filter. Soma has been named one of the most disruptive companies of the year by Inc. Magazine and the #1 design story of the year by Fast Company. Mike has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Inc. Magazine, CNN, and now the pinnacle… EntrepreneurOnFire.
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- “Be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to become angry.” – Unknown click to tweet!
- Mike started a non-profit at the peak of the great recession. Hearing “no” over and over again led him to start asking one amazing question that changed everything: why?
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- SOMA is focused on making incredible products as well as making an incredible impact on the world, which they do every day in their work with Charity:Water.
Small Business Resources
- Zirtual: Handles clients from all 7 continents.
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Best Business Book
- Open by Andre Agassi
- SOMA: The beautiful, sustainable, glass water filter with biodegradable filters delivered via subscription.
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- Onnit: A health and wellness brand focused on Total Human Optimization. To get 10% off your supplement purchase go to Onnit.com/Fire
- Ontraport: An all-in-one small business management platform that integrates all the software you need to start, systemize and scale your business. To learn more, go to Ontraport.com/fire
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