Dana White stops in to discuss UFC politics and all things self defense industry. Dana has been a leader in the MMA world for many years and grown the UFC to unprecedented hights.
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John Bartolo Interviews Dana White
In this show John interviews businessman Dana White who is the President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, which is the largest mixed martial arts organization in the world. Under Dana’s leadership, the UFC has grown into a globally popular multibillion-dollar enterprise.
John and Dana talk about how UFC has emerged victorious in spite of Covid. They talk about politics, sports, running a business, fighting, the various fight stars, different sports and its heroes, stardom for the fighters, running for President and many other interesting topics.
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1:05—John thanks all his sponsors.
1:17—John welcomes Dana White, President UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) to the show.
3:05—John asks Dana about how he managed his business when Covid broke out.
6:24—Dana says that he did not lay off any of his employees, he honored every contract, he did not cut the salaries of his employees and he went about working like normal.
6:47—John asks Dana about gaining ground as a business leader and doing better than NHL. Dana replies that through the whole period, whenever UFC aired fights, they never spoke about politics or Covid or any other issues that were happening. The focus was only on fights. There was no other hidden agenda.
13:41—John asks Dana about how he got started in fighting and Dana replies that he was passionate about fighting ever since he was a child. He wishes to continue this sport for the rest of his life.
18:55—John and Dana talk about Jiu Jitsu and they share stories about various experiences with Jiu Jitsu.
26:15—John and Dana talk about the Trump administration and Dana’s personal regard for Trump. He feels that Trump is also a fighter and he love the United States and wants to make it better for everyone.
31:32—John asks Dana his stance on employing guys who don’t have college degrees. Dana says that he doesn’t care about their educational qualifications. Its about who you are, what you know and how hard you work.
35:50—John and Dana talk about the celebrity cards, legendary sports people, sports owners, steak houses, casinos, weed, and CBD.
52:50—Dana talks about the upcoming fights lined up for this year and John and Dana discuss the fighters who were doing well.
60:00—John ends the show by thanking the sponsors and Dana for coming on the show.
6:31— “We beat the shit out of 2020.” Dana White
7:24— “People tune in to watch sports to escape all the bullshit that is going on in the real world.” Dana White
8:10—"The media had everybody so afraid that it made people do a lot of stuff that they normally wouldn’t do.” Dana White
14:56— “As human beings, we love fighting deep down inside our core. Its who we are. It’s in our DNA. We get it and we like it.” Dana White
21:57— “I focus on upcoming talent, the fights, and the production.” Dana White
34:35— “We are always fascinated by who the toughest people in the world are.” Dana White
45:40— “One of the keys to being happy in life is being a fan of things.” Dana White
57:08— “When you are a fucking badass, you want to be a well-rounded badass as you can.” Dana White