Pursuing Your Passion and Serving Your Community with Juan Mejia

Juan Mejia is the Founder of JCM Ventures, a consulting firm that aids entrepreneurship and scales businesses. He is originally from Medellin, Columbia, and migrated to Atlanta, Georgia, in 2001. Juan graduated from Kennesaw State University with a BBA in International Business and a concentration in Finance. He later obtained his real estate broker license to better serve his clients at JCM Ventures.

At the heart of Juan’s life is his volunteer work and passion for serving the community. For 10 years, he has volunteered in the youth program division of Ser Familia, Inc., an organization dedicated to strengthening and empowering Latino families. In 2017, Juan was named the Community Partnerships and Events Chair for HYPE (Hispanic Young Professionals & Entrepreneurs).


Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn: 

  • Juan Mejia describes his journey moving from Columbia to America with his mother 
  • Juan’s transition from the legal industry to commercial real estate and consulting 
  • Juan shares his approach to consulting and how his team works with businesses through each stage of entrepreneurship
  • How do you create brand consistency?
  • The value of getting involved with your community as an entrepreneur
  • What are some common hurdles of entrepreneurship, and how can you overcome them?
  • Juan shares his expert advice for starting a business

In this episode…

What are the steps to taking your passion and turning it into something that will improve your community? How can you start a business and find success in every stage of entrepreneurship—all while giving back to those around you?

Consultant and entrepreneur Juan Mejia of JCM Ventures is an expert at helping businesses grow to the next level. According to Juan, the secret to success is finding your passion. While it won’t always be easy, pursuing the work you are passionate about will help you overcome the hurdles of entrepreneurship, strengthen your brand, and build a business that improves the lives of your clients, your colleagues, and your community. 

In this episode of The Guts and Glory Show, Luis Scott talks with Juan Mejia, the Founder of JCM Ventures, about finding your passion and building community through entrepreneurship. From creating consistent branding to finding the tools you need for all stages of growth, Juan shares his expert insights into how to build a successful and reputable business. Stay tuned for more!

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Episode Transcript

Luis Scott  0:00  

I’m Luis Scott, managing partner of Bader Scott Injury Lawyers one of the fastest growing law firms in the country. And I’m also the co-founder of 8 Figure Firm Consulting. I’ve successfully built multiple companies by focusing on leadership, operations and culture. Using these principles, my companies have generated close to $100 million in revenue. But before any of this success, I started my legal career as a receptionist, and I worked my way up to becoming managing partner. And each episode of this podcast I sit down with leaders and entrepreneurs who have had the guts to step out on their own, and the courage to face adversity. They share with us their tips for achievement, the challenges they have faced and the glory of success. I welcome you to The Guts and Glory Show.

Alright guys, Luis Scott, here, host of The Guts and Glory Show I feature top leaders who share the obstacles and challenges of leadership, the guts that takes to succeed, and the glory of success. And today, you’re going to hear another inspiring interview from real estate entrepreneur and business consultant, Juan Mejia. But before we get started a message from our sponsor 8 Figure Firm Consulting, 8 Figure Firm Consulting helps law firms take their business from seven to eight figures. At 8 Figure Firm we can show you how to develop a business that works for you instead of you working for it. So turn your law firm into a law business by going to www.8figurefirm.com. Now, I have the distinct pleasure of introducing today’s guest Juan Mejia, originally from Colombia, migrated to Atlanta in 2001. And in 2016, he founded JCM Ventures to aid entrepreneurship and scale businesses. He has a hands on approach to all of his companies. And he’s worked alongside teams to ensure brand consistency, and a strong reputation. as a consultant and professional leader, he sees opportunity in every business, startup, and individual but you have to be hungry for it. And at the heart of Juan’s life. His volunteer work and passion for the community, is probably superior to none. And outside of his work, he is highly integrated in the community. And for 10 years, he has worked with Ser Familia, and in 2017, he was named the Community Partnerships and Events Chair for the Hispanic Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs. Juan believes in instilling in people to drive and tools to allow them to achieve their unimaginable potential Juan, welcome to The Guts and Glory Show.