In this episode of the Alamo City Innovators podcast, hosts Marco Salinas and Francisco Bermudez Jr. sit down with Chinedum “Nedu” Njoku, an unexpected yet influential figure in San Antonio. Nedu is not only the founder of Ned Air Filters but also a passionate dancer and advocate for biking in the Alamo City.

Business Deep Dive: Discover the inception story of Ned Air Filters, a business founded in 2021, dedicated to providing high-quality AC air filters for residential, commercial, and industrial use. Learn how Nedu leverages a robust referral system, a user-friendly website, a mobile app, and direct inquiries to grow his business efficiently.
Technical Insights: Gain expert advice on the importance of regular air filter replacements, with Nedu emphasizing the optimal frequency based on various factors like AC usage, flooring types, pets, and family size. Understand the different grades of air filters, focusing on the balance between effectiveness and AC unit strain, and find out why MERV 9 and MERV 10 filters are consumer favorites.
Subscription Benefits: Uncover the convenience of Ned Air Filters’ subscription-based service, ensuring timely filter deliveries and installations. Nedu discusses how this model benefits customers, especially the elderly and those with high ceilings, by offering peace of mind and preventing costly AC repairs.
Diverse Passions: Shift gears as Nedu shares his journey from studying computational biology to becoming a business owner and dance instructor. His profound love for music and dance, rooted in his Nigerian upbringing, shines through as he discusses the local dancing scene in San Antonio. Nedu teaches salsa, bachata, chacha, rumba, and Kizumba at a studio in the medical center area with classes and events that newcomers and veterans alike can enjoy.
Community Focus: Dive into the local biking scene with Nedu, who promotes and participates in biking along the scenic trails of San Antonio.
Join us for an engaging episode that blends practical business advice with cultural enrichment and a touch of humor. Whether you’re a homeowner or business seeking better air quality solutions or someone interested in the vibrant lifestyle of San Antonio, this episode offers something for everyone.

About The Show Sponsor:

The Agents Lounge Podcast is proudly sponsored by Airtegrity Comfort Solutions, your trusted HVAC experts in San Antonio, TX. With a commitment to exceptional service and top-notch comfort, Airtegrity is dedicated to keeping your home or business cool in the scorching Texas heat.

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Marco Salinas

Marco Salinas is an Amazon Best Selling Author and has co-authored a book with the legendary sales and personal development consultant Brian Tracy. Marco is a Business and Marketing Coach himself, having previously hosted a radio show on 930AM the Answer in his hometown of San Antonio, and has been interviewed on numerous local TV news affiliates.

Francisco Bermudez Jr.

Francisco Bermudez Jr is the experienced owner of Airtegrity Comfort Solutions, an HVAC business in San Antonio, TX. He provides reliable services to residential and commercial clients, constantly seeking new ways to improve efficiency.