22. Shannon Hernandez - Be the Experience
Shannon Hernandez, AKA “The Shan Man,” is the stellar on-air personality at 98KUPD - Arizona’s Real Rock radio station. He has worked with the company for 17 years and also taught high school English courses for two years while working on the radio. Shannon is the brother of earlier guest, Wendy Hernandez and he dove into the world of online businesses with her in creating her online teaching programs. Since then he has developed his own online business and brand, and has a passion for spreading positivity. In 2014, Shannon made the decision to take a step back and start working on his well being - mentally and physically. He discovered meditation during this time and has benefited significantly from it since.
Shannon is passionate about helping businesses grow inside of the fast-paced online world. He has built online teaching products to help those who are interested in the value of Google+, and currently teaches a bootcamp course on producing a podcast. Fans and followers dub Hernandez a Social Media Evangelist due to the critical mass of support he has built and continues to grow for the platform.
The Shan Man currently works as a digital strategist and podcast producer for his company: Shannon J Hernandez online resources, which he started in 2011. Be the Experience is his podcast that focuses on self development and creating positive habits - preaching "Peace, Love and Chicken Grease". Through this avenue he has had the opportunity to interview some very influential people like Corey Taylor from Slipknot and Stone Sour, and other iconic band members.
Shannon's postitive outlook on life is contagious. If you want to get happy, press play.