INTERSECTIONS - Season 02, Episode 01 - Exploring the Other Side of Fear with Olympian Nastia Liukin and Global Real Estate Advisor Noora Bass

Release Date: September 20, 2022

In this episode of INTERSECTIONS, Nastia Liukin and Noora Bass meet- up in the bustling city of Dallas, Texas, at the historic Adolphus Hotel to catch up on life, share pivotal moments, drive dream cars, and discuss how their definition of success has evolved over their many careers. Despite different backgrounds, their shared experiences and values provide the foundation for a provoking conversation about overcoming adversity in pursuit of the other side of fear.

The vehicles featured in this episode are two iconic luxury SUVs - the Mercedes-Benz G 550 (G-Wagon) driven by Nastia Liukin & the performance-focused Aston Martin DBX by Noora Bass - courtesy of Avondale Dealerships.



Nastia Liukin

Nastia Liukin won five medals at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, including the coveted All-Around Gold medal. She has since been inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame, USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame, and the United States Olympic Hall of Fame. After retiring from the sport at the age of 22, Nastia set out to make her mark on the world beyond her athletic career. She began commentating with NBC, solidifying her position as one of gymnastics' best analysts. She started a digital platform, The Muse Collective, to provide tools, resources, and community to those who otherwise may not have access to such opportunities. And, she founded one of the most anticipated events in gymnastics, The Nastia Liukin Cup. Tapping into the loyal fan base she has cultivated over the last thirteen years, Nastia launched her influencer business, which has led to collaborations with world-leading brands and retailers. As a five-time Olympic Medalist, Nastia has dedicated her life to setting dream-worthy goals and working tirelessly to achieve them. Using her platforms she hopes to inspire and empower the next generation and her local community to do the very same.

Noora Bass

Noora Bass is a Global Real Estate Advisor and Dallas Realtor at Briggs Freeman Sotheby's International Realty. Shortly after transitioning from a five-year career in wedding planning, she transitioned into the luxury real estate space and found her true passion. Noora joined the award-winning Faisal Halum Group team that produced 170 million in residential sales in 2021 and is the top producing team companywide. Noora considers herself a citizen of the world: she was born in London, England with American/ Middle Eastern roots and later moved to the US full time to attend Boston College. She has lived in five different cities and finally found her home in Dallas.

Behind The Scenes

Behind The Scenes

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