Beers, Blokes & Business podcastPodcast079: Tobi Skovron from Zingy

079: Tobi Skovron from Zingy

Tobi Skovron by is own admission is an unashamed entrepreneur, his drive has seen him grow a business from Australia to be acquired by Petsafe.  Now he is heading up Zingy an app for on-demand pet services, starting with dog walking.

Here is what we learned from Tobi in this podcast

  • Learn about Tobi’s humble beginnings
  • How Tobi’s mother’s love of pets influenced his career
  • Importance of a chance meeting at a pet trade show
  • How having someone believe in him was a big driver
  • Sometimes the exchange rate can be cruel, find out what happens when you convert $300K at wrong time
  • The importance of cereal to Tobi & his wife
  • The hard slog of sales in USA after the GFC
  • What is it like to be acquired
  • Why Zingy will be a success

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