The Power of Resilience with Brynn Putnam

Show Summary

In this episode we interview Brynn Putnam.   She explains how to grow a profitable business even when you face situations that could close your business.  She overcame not having the finances to start her business.  She overcame challenges with Hurricane Sandy and a poor lease. As a result she became extremely innovative, refined the workout industry and is now incredibly profitable.  You can do the same! Welcome to episode 148 of the Profit First Podcast!

Our Guest

A former New York City Ballet dancer, Harvard grad, and one of the coolest entrepreneurs under 30 (Inc Magazine), Brynn Putnam founded Refine because she was frustrated by fitness myths and looking for a smarter, more-efficient way to work out. She worked with the nations top athletic trainers and physiologists to learn what professional athletes do to look amazing and perform their best–growing from a small room in a church filled with bungee cords and sailing pulleys, to 3 sleek studios outfitted with custom tech. Refines smart but butt-kicking balance of strength, cardio and flexibility work has been hailed as New York’s Smartest Workout (Fitness Magazine) and The Best of Boutique Fitness (Marie Claire), and is a favorite sweating locale for models, top NYC ballerinas and moms and dads alike.

Guest Links



Corporate Partners

NetPayroll – a full-service payroll company. They have comprehensive solutions that allow you to run your business and focus on what you know.

Receipt-Bank – Software and service to make the gathering, storage & processing of bills, receipts and invoices as easy and as cost effective as possible for businesses.

Nextiva – VOIP phone providers for small businesses.

Fundera – Single source online funding for entrepreneurs. Also offers an adviser program for CPAs, bookkeepers and business coaches.

Fundbox –  The simplest and fastest way to fix your cash flow by advancing payments for your outstanding invoices.

Xero– Accounting software with all the time-saving tools you need to grow your business. Xero is always secure and reliable and our experts are here to support you 24/7.


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