Image by Travis Johnson/Nikon Surf Photo of the Year. I could partner up with my brothers and one of our really good friends Kohler often, he is just a real local here on the North Shore of Oahu. You know, it became such a big thing that my parents realized that maybe we should homeschool and my my brothers were sponsored. Is it a replacement for the Spark, the other low volume Fenn ski? The closest design in the Fenn line-up is the Spark, which is essentially a low-volume version of the popular Elite design. I think you'll just yeah, pretty epic path. It's not like a Red Bull or anything. Share - WSL / Sean Scott. What best friends kind of approached us. But right, yeah, we're now people are always hitting us up. I would say you should visit all the islands in your lifetime, you know, a wahoo it depends what you like. And so we introduced like, more healthy smoothies and smoothie. So, that's, that was the core principles I had, like built into it. Like, I spent like a year thinking about how to replicate the North Shore because it's this little shack between two real palm trees, surrounded by real like jungle plants. And he had a like a logo on the, Yeah. That's sunrise shack hawaii.com. That another another dm or Except, and that's kind of how we started is really small times at first we're doing like $100 a day. And we have like an avocado toast. "It seems to be going well," was as much as Travis would say. It's like just all volcanic rock. Uh huh. So they're all very different. You know, he's like, he's a he's a real estate developer. But it kept on dragging on week after week, and no one was, like contributing any money. Yeah, yeah we're still like getting the fine tuning down. And just the mountains and the waterfalls and everything over there. You know, that's just brainstorm. Yeah, totally. I went to Thailand and Hong Kong and see For diamond, but the whole fashion industry is really amazing. And, you know, maybe they say the opposite thing, which I have to, like, you know, you got to take that in. 2021 Tours and Announcements; All Events ... Jordy Smith (ZAF) , Travis Logie (ZAF) Share - WSL / Sean Scott. Travis Logie. Hello, ha. And he flew out like a whole team, like a CEO, a, like an investor, like an ambassador, wow, himself, and they all came down, we sat at a little table at the shack on the North Shore. And that's something that we've been trying to implement within our own family this last season. It's laying down on the wave. Yeah, I'm not thinking is so fun for me. Amazing. Travis Smith 2:55 Like, I think how they reached out on a DM and they wanted to just like write a little half page article on us. I feel like, at like the youngest age growing up here in Hawaii, like, it's like, No, it's just like, this music that you've heard your whole life, you know, and it's, it's not like, annoying. Eli Olson. yeah, I mean it hard to have like, plastic bottles do something. Aloha. Aloha! Yeah, we, we didn't have any, like money for it or anything we had no like, no about, like, no managers to help us like, nothing. And they just, the whole herd just grew and grew and they got 20 pigs. I'm in the middle and then my older brother Alex Smith, 28 years old. Seed on the ground under a tree. He always just has these really cool business ideas. So we did that. Travis Smith 31:26 contest is for the week. Is it a high-end racing boat? I mean, I think it's all good vibes. Why you location? Fenn are well known for their low-key approach to marketing… so I wasn't expecting extravagant claims about the new ski, and sure enough, no extravagant claims were made. It's just such a crazy learning curve like there's so much that goes on the restaurant industry is wild. And they make a living. He just has all the connections you need, and he's just a super good friend. But we we were so fascinated by the idea of this bullet coffee. I know what you guys been able to do in two years. It's like, Oh, that's not what I was thinking, you know, trailer like, you know, tow around, we could be mobile is okay. This, this coffee concepts working. Like, even for the sunrise shack, he's like, going to Costco run right now to go get some more almond milk, or what, right? And we like had this buzz in the air. Now Yeah, cuz that a little bit. It's like, Oh, that's not what I was thinking, you know, trailer like, you know, tow around, we could be mobile is okay. So that's what we're going to do so right now let's go ahead and let's talk story with Travis Smith in here all about how the sunrise shot came to be. Seed on the ground under a tree. Sunset Beach is like right there where the sunrise were like a morning experience, you know, rise sun and we have just those bullet coffees to launch the whole time. If you're at all familiar with the surfing world, the Smith brothers come from a very entrepreneurial background and you're going to hear some of that and how the sunrise shack came to be. He's like, you know, you can buy that, you know, you can turn it like, invest some money into it, you know, remodel it, and then you could sell it for like this much more with it. Bryan Murphy 43:16 I had like six of my buddies helping me like, I didn't know what equipment to use. Bryan Murphy 31:20 "It seems to be going well," was â¦ We just dove into surfing my parents from Michigan, and they took why a few years before we were born. And we also just thought we're just a pop up, but just that winter time because we get a huge flux of people here in the winter. So they didn't really know about, like growing up in Hawaii. I was probably like, 16 years old or so. But yeah, I mean, it's just wild. It's incredible on what these brothers have been able to build in this short amount of time. He's like, you know, you can buy that, you know, you can turn it like, invest some money into it, you know, remodel it, and then you could sell it for like this much more with it. I know what you guys been able to do in two years. Travis Smith 37:59 See more ideas about surfing, surfer, surfs up. What about this, we wanted to be a pipeline because that's all the action is. So I don't know. We have Starbucks next to us and a Honolulu coffee, like mad competition, right? Well I just want to thank Travis again for being here today taking the time to share a little bit about how the sunrise shack came to be and also to see hear more about about who he is and and just kind of his outlook on life and to find out more information about Travis you can find him on Instagram at trig trav that is Tr IGG tr AV and you can also go to sunrise shack hawaii.com where you can find their store and their locations and all that good stuff when Travis said you know sometimes we can start being disruptive. I just wanted to simply like, tell it how it is, you know, it's like coffee, I know healthy fats, the fats are good for you. Aloha means to me. We're going to unpack some of that how that came to be. We have on a Tokyo and London Kamakura. And we, we had like, like I said, no money to fund it. Ah, you should be â¦ Like, it's like, walking into like, imagine it, like walking into like a gladiator pit. It's like it's closed down. Just want to keep that going. Travis Logie. I just don't believe in that. Bryan Murphy 12:37 Yeah, cool. And we did like 20 $500 in five hours. Hawaii’s Best showcases the best of what Hawaii has to offer along with a passion for ecotourism. ", It's obvious to speculate that the ski would suit women, being relatively short and low volume. Travis Smith 22:45 This, this coffee concepts working. Different healthy fats to just blend in to this really good idea. Oh, look at that way. So I mean, people really come to us for I think the vibe, like it's full of bright colors. You know, everything we dislike organic or local Everything we use is also eco friendly as well. But right, yeah, we're now people are always hitting us up. I was like, you know, that's really cool. And then he just randomly sent me this little photo of this beat up little shack. Bryan Murphy 44:22 You don't really hear about these guys like they're just hanging out. How did that happen? I mean, I really believe like, I'm not going to get like a cancer or some illness like that's just gonna impair me, like randomly. Yeah. We found like the best coffee we could find. If people want to know more about the shack or how to find you, what's the best way to do that? What about this? And it might even be just like an idea I came up with today. If like, like the kind of the shopping side, or like going to see a nice movie, or eating like a good restaurant like a wahoo provides the most in the aspect. whole thing. And it's always exciting to hear you say. And so we introduced like, more healthy smoothies and smoothie. So I literally, like had like a 50. It's hard for us to even stop, you know, like all you have this friend that's involved in this idea. That's kind of how we started is really small times at first we're doing like $100 a day. He was very nearly knocked from the event entirely by Hawaiian Travis Smith, Koa Smith's brother. And then you guys are on the cover of Hawaii magazine. Bryan Murphy 21:50 Like, just the Japanese culture is amazing, you know? And I mean, sunrise shag is probably just one of the ideas out of like, 1000 Yeah, that actually pursued and sends people. Salaries. And like standing on the beach, like, you know, you take your seat and you just watch these waves, just breaking on like three feet deep of water. I remember I was just Like, oh yeah, like this should be yellow. And I started at farmer's markets in New York City, which are really hard to get into. How did that happen? Jan 9, 2015 - Explore Shawn Wallace's board "Tom Curren" on Pinterest. that's pretty cool. And we would like bring, like, we invite, like, 10 of our best friends over be like, Hey guys, like, come come over in the morning at like 5am we're like I'm gonna make a massive bash with this bullet coffee and we're all just gonna go surf like big waves like they were just all like, like, super groggy and I just like mad raging like yeah, like, like good music, and everyone's just sagging. Travis Smith 14:47 Everything we do is very unique. The photos published by surfski.info of the new Fenn Surgegenerated plenty of interest: Who is the boat aimed at? I don't even know how you could reach this many people. They call it the Garden of Eden. Well, to keep that up, like, you know, keep that in your thoughts and so we couldn't find anything else and then it was coming down to Okay, let's just go for the shack. Transcript Join Facebook to connect with Travis Smith and others you may know. I mean, I think it's all good vibes. Yeah. Wow, who probably has some The most famous things here and why pipeline was like right there, right? But there's like this one coffee vendor that pulled out, and I had a window to jump in, and I did. I remember I was just Like, oh yeah, like this should be yellow. Thanks for doing this. And we like, we're like the tour guides of the Northshore. So I think that kept me going through the hard time, but is definitely quite a roller coaster. So stay around to the end I'm going to give you my takeaways from this conversation with Travis and also with our social media. And, you know, I didn't know what I was doing. Video of the Week - Sharon Armstrong... Again. And there's like 50 people online. You can really experience nature here. And it was like, a pretty ugly colors like between a blue and a green and another color. And he just like after he won as he is, again, go check out the sunrise shop. And I started at farmer's markets in New York City, which are really hard to get into. We're just like, people away in 45 minutes for like a black coffee or whatever. Hawaii's Best 1:21 Travis Smith 38:38 It's like a very loving word. One of the biggest contests in like surfing is right at Sunset Beach, and my brother CO is in it. So that's actually what I did. I it's not just like Hello, you know, it's like very impactful. It's Eleanor Roosevelt, quote, it's got to read great minds, discuss ideas, average minds, discuss events and small minds discuss people. I mean, I just think somewhere else like want to be so honest and responsible. Whether it's because I think about sunrise checks so often, you know, it's always relevant It's like such a passion for me, I like to dream about it, you know? Well I just want to thank Travis again for being here today taking the time to share a little bit about how the sunrise shack came to be and also to see hear more about about who he is and and just kind of his outlook on life and to find out more information about Travis you can find him on Instagram at trig trav that is Tr IGG tr AV and you can also go to sunrise shack hawaii.com where you can find their store and their locations and all that good stuff when Travis said you know sometimes we can start being disruptive. fertile it is. He always just has these really cool business ideas. We have these wild chickens. aloha means a lot of different things. And I think our future will be probably expanding here on a wahoo you know, we have a super solid team now we have like 20 to 25 employees and they all work off of each other off each location, and they really just go into two. It's like this crazy like your brain is feels like so much focus. Like, our first batch is just like some good organic coffee with some coconut oil, some grass fed butter, and just blended it all together and poured it out is like super creamy and frothy. phrasing here sometimes you can get unbalanced and, and maybe you grab a quick, you know, sushi roll or whatever and, but there's nothing like preparing a lovely meal at home. What, what, maybe speak into that a little bit like, What is it? So funny. Wow, that's cool. famous wave in the whole world. And, and he keeps on like sending me these little things on Craigslist. And they like whether they wanted to contribute to our concept because it was like for a good cause, you know, healthy and bad or if they just saw it as like a good business opportunity. How do you replicate? "Matthew Fenn (Keith's son) has been paddling one since December and won our local series (in East London) on it. He can bridge the nexus between technique and equipment to deepen your understanding of surfboard design. So when I say that, that's just you know, you just kind of talking with old friends, you're just passing the time chit chatting. I think, you know, like, I just realized a lot of these other businesses that are in this genre of smoothies and stuff like they, they've been around for a long time, you know, like 10 years, three years. Property features. I just didn't know when I was going to come. That's that's not even very impactful, you know? I got to travel all over New York City, and all over America really and the world. And like, you just that was our hood. And they they kind of have a real like crazy sciency spin on it. I'm your host Brian Murphy. We got to work with them a few other times. So that's actually what I did. Yeah, a few months ago by over the summer of 2016. And was it How did it affect not just people but you know, obviously the land and And actually like, only form of marketing since the beginning. I think like what Whatever your lifestyle is, you know the air quality you breathe to the water you drink to the food you eat, to just who you surround yourself with and what your mind believes, you know, your mind is so strong, you can believe that you don't get sick and really believe that you probably won't get sick. And like the blue. Bryan Murphy 28:49 And honestly, like a lot of people have hit us up about like franchising and stuff. Exactly right, right next to Starbucks. And then like next day like all these things think about everything I say. you know, always knowing your gut feeling. And it's this whole mindset of slowing down and being present. It's incredible on what these brothers have been able to build in this short amount of time. That's awesome. Right? Fenn are well known for their low-key approach to marketingâ¦ so I wasn't expecting extravagant claims about the new ski, and sure enough, no extravagant claims were made. I think you guys would do really well. Bryan Murphy 1:37 And so I was like, Okay, how, like, how am I gonna raise this money? I think like what Whatever your lifestyle is, you know the air quality you breathe to the water you drink to the food you eat, to just who you surround yourself with and what your mind believes, you know, your mind is so strong, you can believe that you don't get sick and really believe that you probably won't get sick. And like standing on the beach, like, you know, you take your seat and you just watch these waves, just breaking on like three feet deep of water. Travis Smith 44:19 14 of 80. Saint Laurent Rive Droite is presenting a new exclusive project promoting the surf culture. We'll keep this pretty simple: This is Skeleton Bay featuring Koa Smith, Alex Smith, Travis Smith and Dylan Goodale, all gifting us hypnotic vision from its interior. And so that was prepays. Oh, yeah, I mean, all those things. More Smith Pages. Bryan Murphy 42:06 When I discussed this with Travis Smith at Fenn Kayaks, he told me that they changed the shape of the seat to prevent the dead-leg syndrome reported by paddlers of the older skis. there's this quote, as you're talking and I haven't actually pinned up on my board. It's like, yeah, like, it'd be like a healthy candy or something, you know, whatever it is, it's so as funny and we're all open ears and you'd love to like, give feedback. So yeah. Paradise Queen operator Travis Smith said the border was still having "a huge effect" on business. On this weeks vlog, the Smith brothers hit the gym with Daniel Bachmann and show you part of their training program. Like once a year, and that's because I just some way out of balance. best advice to all is just to listen to your gut feeling. And actually like, only form of marketing since the beginning. Bryan Murphy 27:16 Is it a replacement for the Spark, the other low volume Fenn ski? Named Dawn Patrol, ... Ashton Smith & TJ Moore Model Steve Madden Holiday 2019 Collection. But before we do that, cue the intro. I've just been shortcutting the food I eat I'll just get like a quick little sushi or something. Stay up to date on future episodes be sure to hit the subscribe button and follow us on Instagram at Hawaii dot fast. I'm going like okay, okay. Travis Smith 27:38 13 of 80. You know, like, there's a lot of opportunities here. Started with three pigs. Like, you know what kind of yellow like I had to pick the yellow. and post it on Instagram and in your Instagram stories and tag us at Hawaii's Best and hashtag Hawaii's Best. Browse the latest properties for sale in Ocean Grove and find your dream home with realestate.com.au. Aloha means to me. So many questions! Yeah. Wow. So that's what I do. just worked out and I saw later and wholefoods. Like what kept you focused and driven because now now you guys have a couple more locations, but What kept you focused? Right? And it's really fun. Hold on the back there. The first time I tried it, it just like really just turned my brain on. I called it Trigger Happy coffee. Travis Smith 19:44 Why you location? And that's all they do. Like, half the places have no phone service because it's such a dense jungle in the map, then we'll go find these little surf spots and growing up we homeschooled. I got to live in London for a bit. Or that I was in New York for five years. You know, I always thought about like, it'd be so crazy if you had like your business and it was like something else just like hurting the world like you like for me personally, I'd feel pretty guilty you really feel like I'm doing something good. So I called up Travis Smith at the Fenn factory and quizzed him on it. We did it week after week. 11 of 80. And it's just so close to the beach, like, laid like that, throughout the world is normally like, really far out on a reef or something where, you know, like, you just can't see, but you're like that pipeline. A wahoo is just a really good base. So yeah, I mean, we're even thinking about like slightly remodeling here in there. I had like six of my buddies helping me like, I didn't know what equipment to use. So they have two locations in Japan. But I don't think at this stage, I would do another deal like an Australia or something. And now it's really cool is like the three brothers. Like there's a big contest. But we we were so fascinated by the idea of this bullet coffee. I dad's very entrepreneurial type of guy. We all partnered up. They said, Hey, we have an opening in our hotel and we would love to have like a local cafe come in and would you guys be interested? My dad knows like the whole real estate and all that kind of thing within Waikiki like very well. And it was just kind of as you heard him say it was intended to be Like this pop up thing up on the North Shore, which around wintertime is very busy all the surf competitions happen around that time. But it kept on dragging on week after week, and no one was, like contributing any money. Yeah, well, I mean, it's really funny. Maybe zooming out a little bit how would you compare the vibe compared to like, Northshore Waikiki? Like you, you and your brothers growing up. And, yeah, that like, speaks to me the most but I mean, I obviously love like, all kinds of music, just like bad music out there. 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