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Episode #415

How to BUILD A BRAND & Increase Demand with #1 Nationally Ranked Marketing Podcast Hosts, Co-founders of VAYCAY & Serial Entrepreneurs, Ryan Alford and Chris Hansen

Leverage this Unique Marketing & Advertising Wisdom to Grow your Business

Show Notes

Ready for a wild ride through the world of marketing and business?

In this episode of the Happy Hustle Podcast, we’ve got a dynamic duo that’s turning the game upside down. Meet Ryan Alford and Chris Hansen, the brains behind Vaycay, a plant-based wellness brand.

Ryan began his journey, navigating the fast-paced world of advertising and pitching iconic campaigns like Verizon’s ‘Can You Hear Me Now? Fast forward to today, and you’ll find him at the helm of an eight-figure marketing agency and steering the ship of one of the world’s top 10 marketing and business podcasts, The Radcast.

Chris Hansen, another serial entrepreneur with a vision. Together with Ryan, they’ve birthed VAYCAY, a brand that’s redefining wellness. Vaycay stands out in the crowd with its high style, delicious flavor, and ultra-premium ingredients, setting a new standard in modern luxury living. But it’s not just about CBD – it’s about enhancing wellness in a way that resonates with your soul.

These two bros share the secrets of creating a brand that’s not just a product but a lifestyle. It’s the modern approach that elevates your life and leaves you craving more.

So, whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur, a budding business owner, or just someone curious about the magic behind the scenes, this episode is your golden ticket. Get ready for a rollercoaster of wisdom, laughter, and a few jaw-dropping moments as Ryan and Chris share their knowledge on entrepreneurship, branding, and marketing.

Tune in to the full episode now at

In this episode, we cover:

[00:07:06:21] The Entrepreneurial Switch

[00:15:25:21] F*ck Following Your Passion, do THIS instead.

[00:20:56:05] Do THESE 2 Things to Create Loyal Customers

[00:24:48:20] From Overnight Sales to Long-Term Branding

[00:40:09:26] Happy Hustle Hacks [Health, Money, Entrepreneurship, Spirituality]

[00:49:53:02] Rapid Fire questions

What does Happy Hustlin mean to you? 

Ryan and Chris says no regrets. I mean, it’s just no rear view mirrors,. All looking forward

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