June 23

How do you walk away from a Major League Baseball career? with Shea Hillenbrand 

How do you walk away from a Major League Baseball career? with Shea Hillenbrand

“If I don’t have a job, then I don’t have an identity. “

He was at the top of his game, but Shea Hillenbrand left it all behind. Brad Szollose goes deep with him on this episode of Awakened Nation®, dealing with family, understanding who you are and what it takes to rise up beyond the story you tell yourself to become the person you want to be. 


About Shea Hillenbrand: 

Shea Hillenbrand is a former professional Major League Baseball player who covered third and first base, playing for the Boston Red Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks, Toronto Blue Jays, San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and The Los Angeles Dodgers. 

Shea is also a 2-time MLB All-Star, and at the height of his career, he walked away from it all to raise his three adopted children.

Today he is the founder and CEO of 2Vs Apparel (Voices To The Voiceless), a Realtor® and Real Estate Investor in Scottsdale, AZ. 

Host: Brad Szollose

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About the ​Host

Brad Szollose

First things, first. How do you say Szollose? It’s pronounced zol-us.

Brad is an award-winning business author, serial entrepreneur, web pioneer, former C-Level executive, creative director and TEDXSpeaker.

From founding partner and CMO of K2  Design, Inc. the first Digital Agency to go public on NASDAQ to international leadership development expert, Brad Szollose has worked  with household names like MasterCard Worldwide, American Management Association and Tony Robbins, to create leadership training programs for a new  generation.

After the release of his international bestselling book, Liquid Leadership, Brad was asked to be a guest and a host on hundreds of podcasts. Every business podcast had the same storyline. This made him realize he wanted a different conversation...a deeper conversation. With executive producer Elizabeth Anne Hamilton, they launched Awakened Nation®.

This podcast is a chance to have an extraordinary conversation with today's ​idea makers, disruptors and the game-changers. You’ll hear from bestselling authors, professional athletes, activists, business professionals, rock stars, healers and others, who will share stories and the truths that will open your eyes.

After 35 years in NYC, Brad lives in the Southwest and the desert of Las Vegas.


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