Lessons From the Leader of the Pack with Matt Sweetwood

Welcome to the third episode of the Give A Heck Podcast! Join Dwight Heck and his guest, Matt Sweetwood, as they talk about the insurance provided by Insurious and his book, Leader of The Pack.  Matt is the CEO and co-founder of Insurious, an insurance platform that protects your most valued gear and equipment in seven minutes or less. There has never been anything like this before! Don’t forget to check out his number one bestselling book, Leader of The Pack that has changed and impacted every person who has read it.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • Matt’s long journey in business before starting and running his own.
  • Pivoting, finding new ways, and not letting COVID-19 affect them negatively.
  • The amazing product of Insurious, there is nothing like this in the marketplace! 
  • An item that is stolen, lost, dropped, and more can be covered by their insurance!
  • The nature of insurance provides peace of mind and emotional comfort for you.
  • It’s not about you; it’s about those you leave behind. Have empathy, kindness, learn about others, and do not be selfish. 
  • And much more!


About Matt Sweetwood:

He is a successful serial entrepreneur, professional speaker, business consultant, award-winning marketer, social media influencer, personal branding expert, and photography instructor. 

Matt was the CEO of Luxnow and beBee. He served as President of Unique Photo®, NJ’s premiere camera store for 28 years. Nationally known in the photography industry as an innovator, he has helped acquire over 25 U.S. and International Trademarks, and he founded and ran the Ozzie Award-winning publication Photo Insider. Matt has been credited with the reinvention of the modern camera store, as well as the country’s largest in-store education program, the Unique University®. Unique Photo was named 2008 and “2013 Dealer of the Year” by Digital Imaging Reporter magazine. Matt was named the Photo Industry’s, “2016 Person of the Year” by the PMDA.

However, by far, his greatest achievement is having raised five successful children to adulthood as a single dad. Matt was awarded full custody of their five children, ages 18 months to 8 years old. In the 25+ years since, he has raised his kids into happy, successful, and kind-hearted adults. He has a #1 best-selling book, “Leader of the Pack: How a single dad of five led his kids, his business, and himself from disaster to success.” In it he details his journey to success as a father and as a business leader.


You can find Matt Sweetwood on…

Website: https://msweetwood.com/

Leader of the Pack: https://msweetwood.com/leader-of-the-pack-book

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/msweetwood/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/msweetwood

Twitter: https://twitter.com/MSweetwood

Connect with Dwight Heck!

Website: https://giveaheck.com/

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