Jeff and Ryan are back in a big way for 2018! Listen in as they talk with the winner of the VoiceAmerica Talk Radio contest. Shannon D. Hughes, Author, speaker and life coach will share his experience and how he found his frequency. Jeff and Ryan will also get in the Spot Light with Tony DUrso. Tony is a Best selling author, speaker,entrepreneur, and host of one of the largest listened to shows on the new VoiceAmerica Influencers channel. Tune in live or on-demand on the VoiceAmerica Variety channel.
Shannon D. Hughes
Born and raised in the great city of Chicago, Shannon D. Hughes has become an Entrepreneur, Real Estate Investor, Author, Life Coach and Public Speaker. While growing up, Shannon took the time to participate in sports and music. In high school Shannon continued to expand his musical talents by joining the choir. In addition to playing the trumpet, he added the French Horn. On completing his high school education, he went into College to pursue his love for music and psychology where he majored in the two courses and added public speaking courses. In 1996, Shannon became a trumpet instructor, a job he took voluntarily. While volunteering he learned to play the drums, adding that to his teaching talents. He has been teaching for the past 21 years. He also taught musical reading workshops to both kids and adults that wanted to learn how to read music. In 2005 Shannon went to study acting for 3 years at Actone in Chicago where he excelled in Improv Comedy but choose to study further in Drama and Monologues. In 2007 Shannon became a sales rep for a major merchant processing company and later adding Real Estate as a whole seller in the year 2010. In 2014 SD Hughes Enterprises was born combining real estate and merchant processing and adding health and wellness. Shannon became an author and Life Coach in 2016-2017. His first book called Your Motivational Manual Vol. #1 was released in August 2017. In 2018 two books more books will be released. Volume #2 will hit the stores and his 3rd book If This Idiot Can Do It So Can You will soon follow. It will chronicle his childhood and his ups and downs to becoming a SOLOPENUER. In 2017 Shannon began motivational speaking to support groups and to motivate and uplift those in need. Also started him on the path to share his message to the world.
Tony Durso was born in Sicily, Italy and came to the U.S. at age three. At five, he operated a paper route boy in Chicago and for ten years gave every penny to his parents to help support the family, and to pay for his education. At nineteen Tony made his way into the business world and learned through the school of hard knocks. He made impressive, record-breaking sales forays into real estate, collectibles, insurance technology, and other varied industries. His accomplishments include raising $3.25 million in a six-month period for a start-up business, among many others. Tony’s latest and 4th book, Elite Entrepreneurs topped the Amazon Bestseller List at #2 on it’s first day debut.