Episode 66 – Entrepreneur Parents – Basel Anabtawi (Rising Giants Network)

A new episode of Entrepreneur Parents, this time with an international guest, all the way from Dubai, UAE.

Nadir Pop and Peter Pop are joined by Basel Anabtawi, CEO, Rising Giants Network, a podcast network. Basel started the Basel Meets podcast in 2017 and also hosts another podcast, Legendary Rock Stories. The “Biggest Metallica fan in the region” is dad to a 1 year old boy.

Basel shared with the Pop duo his journey from a podcaster with Basel Meets to starting the Rising Giants Network. A must listen for for all podcasters and also those who are planning on starting their own podcast.

Some of the highlights from the chat are :-

  • The origins of Basel Meets
  • Starting the Rising Giants Network
  • Being a parent during the pandemic
  • Balancing being a dad and running a podcast network
  • The future of podcasts and audio

A video Basel meeting James Hetfield (Metallica), that was mentioned during the episode.

If you have story to share or know of someone who has an interesting entrepreneurship or parenting story then please write to us at popsinapod@gmail.com and we’d be happy to invite them on the podcast.

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Published by Pops in a Pod

Pops in a Pod is parenting podcast produced by first time dads Nadir Kanthawala (content and digital marketing professional) and Peter Kotikalapudi (marketing professional). Nadir has a daughter and Peter has a son. They currently reside in Mumbai, India

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