EP 178 – The Venice Beach DogTown & Coffee Episode with Assaf Raz

Join Assaf Raz, entrepreneur, author, and real estate agent; and Alex in a conversation about Venice Beach DogTown & Coffee and the struggles of being an entrepreneur.

Assaf purchased his first home in Venice Beach in 1998, which was to become his entry point into the field of real estate. He got his real estate sales license in 2004. He started his own boutique brokerage, “Dogtown Realty,” in 2013. The firm is ongoing to this date. In 2012 he co-founded “Dogtown Coffee” within the old Zephyr shop location in South Santa Monica. The shop has been a huge success since its inception and began unofficial franchising in 2019. Finally, his self-published book, Rites of Passage, came out in 2017. It depicts the true story of his spiritual Rebirth, which took place in Burning Man 2011.

In this episode we discuss:

-Falling in love with America

-The story of DogTown

-Getting help and support in the restaurant business

-Living life like a movie

-Unearned money lessons

-Being detached and integrity

-Relationship with his father

-Marriage, relationships, and trust

-The Dream

You can connect with Assaf Raz here:

Instagram: @dogtowncoffee

Twitter: @dogtowncoffee

Facebook: @DTCproject

Website: www.dogtowncoffee.com

Email: assaf@dogtowncoffee.com

You can connect with Alex Terranova here:

Instagram: @InspirationalAlex

Website: www.TheDreamMason.com

Email: Alex@TheDreamMason.com

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Because Your Dreams Don’t Build Themselves.

Alex Terranova is a DreamMason, the author of Fictional Authenticity, a Personal & Professional Performance Coach, and he Hosts The DreamMason Podcast, Flip the Lens & Co-Hosts The Coaching Show Podcast. He supports strong & successful high achievers to unmask convention, embrace the rebel within them, and more deeply explore the complex and agitated edges of our existence to create more clarity, freedom, and success. Alex has been featured on NBC, Fox, Focus TV’s Good Morning LaLa Land, NBC Radio, Elephant Journal, The University of Adversity Podcast, The Unleash Success Podcast, The Rising Man Podcast, The Sovereign Society Podcast, Love Living Radio, and an episode of The Villain Crusher., rusher.