Episode 2

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13th Jul 2020

Nothing is Single Threaded- with Mitch Weintraub, Founding Partner of Cordia Partners

The power of a business and personal network should never be discounted and no one should underestimate the resilience of an individual or organization.  That’s the story that you’ll hear today, with our guest, Mitch Weintraub of Cordia Partners. If you’re doing business in Northern Virginia, chances are you already know Mitch, or a member of the Cordia team. That’s because they have worked hard to build a strong network, brand, and solution set for businesses. Cordia touches on nearly every area of people, process, and technology in the finance and accounting space. Listen in, as we learn how Mitch helped to grow Cordia into one of most well-known consultant and out-sourced accounting firms in Northern Virginia.

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Episode Takeaways:

  • “Failure is not an option,” and how early lessons became the fabric of who Mitch is today
  • The spark that helped Cordia not only get started, but also the rocket fuel that propelled them moving forward
  • How building a company around solving client problems can become a self-priming pump for a business
  • The value of growing and nurturing relationships with like-minded people within the community - but also the importance of aligning core values
  • The importance of keeping growth top of mind, but also making sure that your people are a priority during difficult times
  • Why Northern Virginia is a great place for business – and why it will stay that way.
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About the Podcast

The NoVA Business Podcast
A series of interviews with Northern Virginia's most influential business leaders.
The NoVA Business podcast is a stream of interviews with NoVA's leading entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives.

Northern Virginia is America’s best-known secret. With Ranking #1 in the nation for workforce and education and #3 for business friendliness, NoVA is a hotspot for the world’s top talent and entrepreneurs. There's no question why companies like Amazon and Capital One call NoVA home for their headquarters.

On this podcast, we will share the inspiring stories of leaders who are shaping the community around us. Listen to the challenges they have overcome, the lessons learned, and the vision they have moving forward. Get ready for a series of epic conversations!

The NoVA Business Podcast is sponsored by The Business Benefits Group.

About your hosts

Jessica Du Bois

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Jessica Du Bois is a consultant and advisor for employee benefits, working with dozens of companies in the D.C. region. Creating The NoVA Business Podcast became one of Jessica's goals after working with many of the incredible business leaders in Northern Virginia.

The podcast is a collection of stories that tell us the trials and successes that have formed the community around us. No gimmicks. No paid interviews. Just real-life storytelling of the friends and leaders that inspire you.

When Jessica isn't interviewing for the podcast or advising on benefits, you can find her coaching boxing classes or training for her next half marathon.

Derek Winn

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As a corporate health care strategist, Derek has had the unique opportunity to partner with hundreds of leading and admired businesses across Northern Virginia. Given his role, he has been able to witness and support businesses during the best of times as well as the worst of times.

These stories are the fuel for the Northern Virginia Business Podcast - the only podcast focused exclusively on the founders, leaders, and heroes in our own backyard of Northern Virginia.

These stories are intended to captivate and inspire those who continue to shape the landscape of Northern Virginia.

While he spends the majority of his time working in Fairfax, he has the most fun at home in Warrenton with his family.