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Jayson Gaignard is the founder of Mastermind Talks, an annual invite only event for elite entrepreneurs such as Tim Ferriss, Marc Ecko, and many more . Listen to his journey of Mastermind Talks and building ticketscanada to $6million in revenue. Also hear how that business left him a quarter million dollars in debt and much more.

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What will you learn in this interview?

  • How did he get out of his comfort zone that made him grow?
  • How did he bounce back from being a quarter of a million dollars in debt?
  • What type of person to surround yourself with to get out of your comfort zone?
  • How did his parents respond to him dropping out of school?
  • What are his views on raising a children when it comes to education?
  • How do his morning rituals power his day?


Jayson trained for 160K race and a 14 hour navy seal training.

Business Mentors, Tools, Books mentioned:

  • Tim Ferriss – 3 Time NYT Best Selling Author
  • Guy Kawasaki – Author, Investor, and Former Chief Evangelist at Apple
  • Marc Ecko – Founder of Ecko Clothing
  • AJ Jacobs – 4 Time NYT Best Selling Author
  • Dan Martell – Investor, Advisor, and Founder of
  • Dani Reiss – CEO of Canada Goose
  • Bruce Poon Tip – Founder of GAdventures
  • Mike McDerment – Co-Founder of Freshbooks
  • Ryan Holiday – Best Selling Author and Director of Marketing at American Apparel
  • James Altucher – Best Selling Author, Blogger, and Host of The James Altucher Show
  • Clay Hebert – Founder of Spindows, and Kickstarter Mastermind
  • Derek Halpern – Founder of
  • Lewis Howes – Host of The School of Greatness
  • Shaa Wasmund – Best Selling Author and Founder of
  • Joey Coleman – Founder of Design Symphony
  • Jim Sheils – Co-Founder of Board Meetings
  • Chad Mureta – Founder of AppEmpire
  • Cameron Herold – Author, and Former COO of 1-800-GOT-Junk
  • Mark Divine – SealFit
  • Ben Greenfield – Ben Greenfield Fitness
  • Ryan Deiss – Founder of
  • Tony Robbins – American life coach
  • Seth Godin – American author, marketer, and public speaker
  • “The 4- Hour Chef” by Tim Ferriss
  • Suli Breaks – Spoken word artist
  • Jason Weisenthal – Founder of

A little background about Jayson Gaignard:

Jayson Gaignard is founder of MastermindTalks & Host of the business podcast and often uses very unconventional methods to approach being a successful entrepreneur. In his beginnings, he used credit cards to build his business at which grew into 6 million dollars. After creating that business, he ended up with over a quarter million dollars in debt within 18 months.

There are many businesses he created and is involved with over the years.
These include:

  • Entrepreneurs’ Organization
  • VIP Services INC.

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