The Roots of Leadership Podcast

The Roots of Leadership Podcast


Latest Episodes

How to Find the Edge – Anthony C. Gruppo
March 25, 2019

After one full year of The Roots of Leadership podcasts, I would like to share with you some of the things we have learned together: what we have learned from our guests, what we have learned from you the listeners,

Chetan Dube – Can Machines Think?
March 18, 2019

Chetan Dube, the CEO of IPsoft Inc, goes one on one with Anthony to discuss the future of the workforce and how technology will change how we think and work. IPsoft is the largest privately owned artificial intelligence company.

Dr. Ed Placke – The Bridge to Adulthood
March 11, 2019

After retiring as a superintendent of a state school district, Dr. Ed Placke got a call from Green Chimneys. At first Ed, who has over 35 years of experience in education, hesitated to take the call, but after 15 seconds of visiting the 160-acre farm,

Cristina Vigilante – The Road to Mastery
March 04, 2019

Cristina Vigilante is an impressive young leader who is responsible for the global sales operations for Marsh. Cristina has just accepted a new role as the Head of Sales for Asia and is relocating to Singapore in that capacity. Within her role,

Rupert Holmes – A True Renaissance Man
February 25, 2019

Today’s podcast guest brings humor and personality that will keep you truly entertained as he illuminates his journey to success. As a “true renaissance man” Rupert Holmes’ list of accomplishments is endless. He is a mystery novelist, playwright,

Michelle Sartain – Raising the Profile of Others
February 11, 2019

This podcast guest has so much wisdom to share that during the course of the discussion, Anthony even finds himself changing perspective. Michelle Sartain knows how to succeed and she uses her skills and knowledge to help others succeed as well.

Eileen Torres – Doing More with Less
February 04, 2019

As the Executive Director of BronxWorks, Eileen Torres knows how to make the most out of her resources. BronxWorks is a non-for-profit agency whose mission is to help individuals and families improve their economic and social wellbeing.

Ed Danberry A Man with a Gentle Tenacity to Do Good
January 28, 2019

Ed Danberry is a former Army veteran whose never give up attitude and philanthropic outlook on business and life has positioned him into the successful leader that he is today. After a business opportunity introduced Anthony and Ed,

Jennifer Davis and Elizabeth McCourt – Define Your Success
January 14, 2019

What fulfills you? What are you passionate about? What is success to you? These are examples of what executive leadership coaches Jennifer Davis and Elizabeth McCourt help their clients to define. This episode of the Roots of Leadership is jam packed w...

Leaders Have Huge Shadows – Paul Marden
December 19, 2018

Two industry leaders go one on one to discuss leadership, company culture and the changes in healthcare. Anthony and Paul Marden, the CEO of UnitedHealthcare, New Jersey, give insight for young leaders and entrepreneurs that are imperative for success....