– Alana Wise
Welcome to a brand new episode of the Cash Flow CFO Podcast. Join me in this conversation with Alana Wise, as she shares her insightful business knowledge and discusses her journey to success. is the founder and CEO of Bio Logical, a consulting firm specializing in wildlife and plant resource management on construction projects. Alana, recognized as one of Vegas INC’s 40 under 40, also serves on the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners, contributing her expertise to policy decisions related to conservation and wildlife management. Additionally, she is a founding member of Desert Innovation, Research and Technology, a nonprofit aiming to inform young individuals about opportunities and careers in various trades.
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“It’s a long road, it’s tough. But the bright side of all of that and the reason that it was worth it is because it’s changed how we do business.”
– Alana Wise
Alana’s Journey and Interests
Alana shares her journey into the industry, emphasizing the unexpected nature of discovering the world of wildlife consulting. With a background in biology, her love for animals led her to work outdoors with species like desert tortoises and foxes. Alana also has a passion for board games, as she participates in the World Series of board games where she reached the semifinals in an outer ring event.
Business Growth and Scaling
Andrea commends Alana on the remarkable expansion of Bio Logical over the last three years. Alana attributes this success to overcoming challenges, implementing effective software systems, and making strategic investments. The discussion delves into the complexities of managing a consulting business, dealing with large construction projects, and the importance of utilizing technology to track metrics and improve efficiency.
Balancing Progress and Conservation
The conversation concludes with insights into Alana’s involvement in policy decisions, her outlook on balancing environmental conservation with infrastructure development, and the positive impact her company has on responsible growth. Alana emphasizes the importance of finding the right balance between progress and protecting endangered species, showcasing how businesses can thrive while contributing to sustainability.
“The reason I can go to a board gaming competition is because, you know, I have a great team and great system supporting me at this point. “
– Alana Wise
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