The Seth Markzon Podcast

The ultimate podcast with THE MOST interesting guests!

About the show

Amazing conversations with guests from all different backgrounds, industries, and cultures. They range from professionals in sports, entertainment, business, technology, medical, fashion, religion, and many other fields. Together we have productive conversations on relevant social topics, success, perspective and anything else that might be on their mind. The best part is that these are very unique people who want to share their stories and knowledge with you!

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Episodes

  • Episode 009: EP 009 - Dawn Dafgek "Bone By Dawn" (Fashion Brand Owner/Entrepreneur) Fashion Biz, Be Your Own Boss, How to Expand Business, Travel More, Create a workshop, Brunch, Overcoming Fear, Financial Freedom, and Much More

    August 7th, 2019  |  56 mins 59 secs

    This episode features Dawn Dafgek. She is a native of New Jersey and has been living in Los Angeles for over 15 years. Dawn is the owner and creator of "Bone By Dawn". BONE is a contemporary lifestyle brand based in Manhattan Beach, California specializing in high-quality, handcrafted jewelry designs using PAVÉ diamonds, fine metals, and semiprecious stones. Each piece of the line reflects the accessible yet elevated style of its creator and wonderful woman; that is Dawn.

    As a listener of this podcast, you can RECEIVE 20% OFF of ANY product on WWW.BONEBYDAWN.COM with the code: "get boned by seth"

    Dawn is the ultimate entrepreneur who had a dream and built it into existence. Learning everything she could each step of the way while she climbed the ranks in the fashion business, she finally decided that she was ready to build her own. She developed her own fashion line "Bone By Dawn" and never looked back.

    Dawn discusses the journey that she is currently on, how she grew her brand to what it is today, and how she continues to expand it. She also talks about overcoming the fear that she had of starting her own business and making the decision to finally become her own boss.

  • Episode 008: EP 008 - Brett Beebe (Ex-Pro Hockey Player/Real Estate) Youth sports, Sacrifice Parents Make for Kid Sports, Pro Athlete to Regular Job Transition, Process of Buying a Home, and MORE

    June 24th, 2019  |  1 hr 7 mins

    This episode features Brett Beebe. He is an ex-professional hockey player turned real estate agent. After having a successful career as a hockey player he took a job as the coach for one of the best junior hockey teams in the USA, the LA Junior Kings. Not only does he teach his players how to be successful in and outside of the ice rink, he lives his life in a way that is a clear example of what it takes to be successful and fulfilled.

    To fuel another one of his passions Brett earned his real estate license so he can serve families by providing them opportunities to own the house of their dreams. Brett works for the Douglas Elliman Real Estate Company. He talks about what it took to obtain his license and explains the step-by-step process for buying a home.

  • Episode 007: Ep 007 - Phil Waller & Brett Williamson (Founders of The Progression Foundation)

    February 12th, 2019  |  1 hr 3 mins
    brett williamson, earth, ecosystem, foundation, non-profit, phil waller, progression, seth markzon, wildlife

    This episode features Phil Waller and Brett Williamson. They are the founders of The Progression Foundation.
    It is a non-profit organization that raises awareness about environmental and social issues that threaten wildlife and earth's precious ecosystems. Some of Phil and Brett's work has already lead to a change in legislation on shark treatment laws in Hawaii. More recently they filmed a documentary called Captivity. It is an eye opening film that shows how captive animals are treated across the globe. Listen to this podcast and hear how they are growing the foundation and making an amazing impact on our planet.

  • Episode 006: Ep 006 - Eugene Young (Chief Content Officer at Levity Entertainment Group)

    October 9th, 2018  |  1 hr 17 mins

    This episode features Eugene Young. He is the Chief Content Officer at Levity Entertainment Group and used to be President of Ryan Seacrest Productions. Eugene has helped create shows like Keeping Up With The Kardashians, American Idol, America's Got Talent, Fear Factor, Deal or No Deal, Big Brother, and many more reality TV hits! In his early career he worked as a Journalist for CNN, NBC, CBS, and FOX. Eugene has a passion and a knack for creating great content. In this episode he discusses the process and what he loves about creating, selling, and producing successful reality tv. This is one of the most intriguing conversations I've ever had, enjoy!

  • Episode 005: Ep 005 - Laura Einsetler (Commercial Pilot Captain, Author, and Aviation Expert)

    July 25th, 2018  |  1 hr 9 mins

    This episode features Laura Einsetler, a seasoned commercial pilot captain, author, and aviation expert. Laura has over 30 years of flying experience in various aircraft around the world. As an aviation and health enthusiast, she is passionate about sharing her knowledge and expertise. Her aim is to help educate and empower you, the passenger!

    Laura has published a book called REMOVE BEFORE FLIGHT that provides insight to anything regarding the passenger experience. She has been interviewed on CNN and other various television shows as an aviation expert.

    In this episode we talk about the following:

    • safety, security, and procedures
    • where to travel
    • women in the industry
    • mentorship
    • entrepreneurship
    • california love
  • Episode 004: Ep 004 - Chuck Dalaklis (Executive Producer/Director)

    May 16th, 2018  |  53 mins 55 secs

    This episode features Chuck Dalaklis, one of the industries leading talents in the alternative space. Chuck owned and ran DME and is the creative force behind some of televisions coolest and most successful shows. His credits include Cartoon Network's number-one rated live action stunt show "Dude, What Would Happen", CBS Networks' primetime special - Rob and Amber get married and over 200 episodes of USA Network's fully branded series' Ready for the Weekend and Before & Afternoon Movie. VH1, MTV, Travel Channel, Lifetime and TNT are just some of the additional networks for which Chuck has created and produced programming.

    In this episode we dive deep into Chuck's background and all of his success in the entertainment industry. He shares stories that involve him interviewing David Cassidy, putting together a documentary for Puff Daddy, and much more. We also talk about important issues in the entertainment industry and how they currently effect the way he works. It's a very interesting segment of the conversation, not just because of the fact that these issues are very relevant; but also because Chuck is a gay male and has seen Hollywood culture take a major shift ever since he entered the business in the early 90's. Chuck has a great perspective on life, both professionally and personally. You absolutely don't want to miss out on this conversation.

  • Episode 003: Ep 003 - Chris Wolf (MD)

    May 2nd, 2018  |  1 hr 2 mins

    This episode features Chris Wolf, medical doctor specializing in orthopedic spine surgery. Chris discusses in depth what it takes to become a doctor and why he chose spine. Along with talking about performing spine surgery, Chris shares his opinion on the future of medical science, robotics, stem cell progression, and much more.

    Away from the surgery room, Chris enjoys traveling and adventure. In this episode he talks about hiking the base camp of Mt. Everest and going on an African safari. Lastly, Chris has taken up a new hobby that you will definitely want to hear about. Get ready, listen in, and enjoy!

  • Ep 002 - Elizabeth Blake-Thomas & Isabella Blake-Thomas

    April 12th, 2018  |  58 mins 27 secs

    This episode features both Elizabeth Blake-Thomas and her daughter, Isabella Blake-Thomas. "Mother and Daughter team taking the world by storm." Elizabeth is a Hollywood director and has directed NINE feature films since 2016, one of which I'm in; it's called Sand Angels and will be coming out soon. Isabella is a Hollywood actress, singer, and song writer. Most recently she starred in Kepler's Dream and can also be recognized as 'Young Zelena' on ABC's prime time TV series "Once Upon A Time".

    Elizabeth (born in Suffolk, England) moved Isabella (born in London, England) and herself to California when Isabella was 10 years old. They haven't looked back as they are both taking Hollywood by storm! Listen to this episode and find out what it really takes to become a professional director and actress in the world of entertainment. Enjoy!

  • Ep 001 - Chris Fisher

    April 3rd, 2018  |  59 mins 2 secs

    This episode features Chris Fisher. Chris is a sports broadcaster based in Southern California and the official play-by-play announcer for USC men's basketball. Along with covering USC, Chris also does broadcast analyst work for the Pac-12 Network.
    Though Chris' life has revolved around sports, his path to where he is now was not the easiest. At the age of seventeen, Chris was in a bad car accident that paralyzed him from the waist down. In our conversation he explains what that experience was like and how he stayed on his path to chase his dream of becoming a sports broadcaster.