Nice to meet you! I'm Mark.

Today I am a Forbes Featured TEDx keynote speaker, podcast host interviewing Billionaires, New York Times Bestselling Authors and World-Class human beings on my Global Top 100 Humans 2.0 podcast.

but ....

Once a upon a time I couldn't make direct eye contact with anyone and suffered from social anxiety from health issues & not living the life I was strategically designed to live.



Life Timeline

Mark begins experimenting with entrepreneurship at the age of 7

Mark goes on the internet and begins creating ventures like websites & apps

Mark starts the World's #1 Minecraft server and turns into a 6 figure business

at age 15

Mark step by step begins to gain control over his life. Starts a business and Humans 2.0 Podcast!

Mark gets invited by Forbes for a 2 hour interview and give a TEDx talk...


Mark comes to this planet July 22nd, in a hospital in Cambridge, MA



Mark moves schools and begins to face racism & bullying. Begins to develop autoimmune health conditions & social anxiety.




Mark starts a Youtube channel about Video games with 35,000 subscribers



Mark goes to college and faces rock bottom via depression, obesity and social isolation


Apple ranks Humans 2.0 in the global top 100 and Mark gets invited to start speaking on stages



Mark launches his first book "Screw Being Shy: How to Eliminate Social Anxiety"

Mark's Story

Mark Metry is bestselling author of Screw Being Shy, Learn how to manage social anxiety and be yourself in front of anyone. Mark is also the Host of the Global Top 100 podcast called Humans 2.0 featured by Forbes, NASDAQ, and Yahoo Finance as the "Top 21 Growing Podcasts you must listen to in 2019." Mark's show has been listened to over 10 million times and features the greatest leaders of our time and frequently converses with Billionaires, Professional Athletes, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists, and New York Times Bestselling authors exploring today's dynamic of the human experience in modern technological times of 2019.

Mark is also the founder of Growcasts, a podcast acceleration network teaching entrepreneurs, creators, and executives how to start, manage, and grow social movements by starting a podcast.

Mark is an MC (emcee) and TEDx Keynote speaker delivering mind-blowing talks centered around human potential, mindset, social anxiety, mental health, transformation and using podcasting / marketing to grow awareness & business and has spoken alongside Olympian gold medalists to Fortune 500 executives and has even hosted an event next to James Altucher.

Mark Metry routinely consults & educates Fortune 500 companies, conscious organizations, entrepreneurs & startups on podcasting, company communication, marketing, and authentic branding.

Mark's story has been featured in 3 books, including Ditch the Act by McGraw Hill, Standing O! alongside Billionaires and other mavericks, and We're All Marketers. Mark is the author of the upcoming book

Screw Being Shy: How to Eliminate Social Anxiety scheduled to release in March 2020. Mark has also been a guest on over 200+ podcasts, radio stations, and television.

Key Points

  • First-generation immigrant born in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1997 of Parents from Egypt and came with $200 only, and didn't speak the english language.

  • At the Age of 7 went on Local Public Television after winning an Art Competition and begins entrepreneurial tendencies like selling baseball & pokemon cards.

  • Faced autoimmune based health issues during childhood & adolescence like asthma, ADD, IBS, appendicitis, insomnia, and more.

  • Endured severe social anxiety from a young age until 18 years old.

  • Started a YouTube Channel in 2010 and gained over 35,000 subscribers and earned a paying partnership with a Network.

  • In 2013, started the World’s #1 Minecraft Server and was the start of a six-figure business at the age of 15.

  • 2016 hit rock bottom gaining over 60 lbs and depressed after discovering he was on the wrong path in life and was tried to be somebody else and not his true self.

  • November, 2016 Mark draws the line in the sand and began the quest of becoming a Human v2.0 and living a mentally healthy lifestyle.

  • December, 2016 started his business an acceleration agency on the edge of the growing exponential technologies industry.

  • August, 2017 began the creation of Humans 2.0 Podcast

  • August, 2018 Apple iTunes ranked Mark Metry’s Humans 2.0 Podcast in the Global Top 100 Podcasts among Gary Vaynerchuk, Tim Ferriss, NPR, Lewis Howes’ School of Greatness and more.

  • December, 2018 Forbes reaches out to Mark to conduct a 2-hour video interview on his life story.

  • November, 2019: Mark is successfully invited to give a TEDx talk on mental health & social anxiety.