MFZ - Would There Be A Jake & Gino Without Whitney?

Welcome to the Multi-FAMILY zone podcast, where business meets family. The hosts of the show, Julia and Gino Barbaro, have been married for over twenty years, and have six children. 

Julia homeschools the children, and recently became a marriage and life coach to help couples become better communicators and help enrich their lives.  The couple is constantly asked about how they balance their entrepreneurial and real estate journey while raising their kids. The Multi-FAMILY zone was created to address these questions, along with a host of questions from the Jake and Gino community.

In this one year anniversary show, Julia and Gino are honored to bring you the story of Jake & Whitney Stenziano, a couple that have had a transformational life together and continue to grow their family life alongside their entrepreneurial spirit.  Jake & Whitney discuss the challenges they faced when they relocated to Knoxville from New York, the fear of Jake leaving his W2 job, and the growth in their communication.

Whitney shares with us how she supported her husband, and where she got the courage to trust him with their financial future, from cashing in their bonds, to blowing up their 401ks (their little nest egg), to tapping their Home Equity Line Of Credit, and even approaching their grandparents for money.  Jake’s persistence, along with a clear plan and vision, gave Whitney the confidence to follow the plan.

They now live an amazing life, with two beautiful children, and have positively influenced hundreds of people, while growing their relationship and becoming much better communicators.


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