Podcast

Here are some of our favorite Founding CEO interviews!

“Thanks Todd for a great conversation. You're so good at this that it would be a mistake to call it an interview.”
Marc Randolph
Co-Founder of Netflix

Podcast Summary About a year ago I started paying attention to some of the new approaches to lead generation many Founder were using. They include quizes, calculators, assessments, polls, and chatbots. Want to get to know one of the Founders who has made these lead generation tools easily accessible to…

Podcast Summary I have always been passionate about great reporting and quality journalism. I started out as a paper delivery boy and later a journalist for a short time period. I guess that is one of the reasons Arjun and I really hit it off. He started as a paper…

Podcast Summary I think you may want to listen to this interview…twice. Shawn is incredible. He is one of the deepest thinking Founders I think I may have interviewed in 5 years. Why? He discusses something that many of us Founders struggle with…the tension between reaching the aspirational elements of…

Podcast Summary The relationship between the barber and the barber’s client is very important. No one understands that more than Obi and his co-founder. They started “The Cut” in 2016 and have seen incredible growth. That growth has come with the need to grow as a leader. For Obi, delegating…

Podcast Summary If you are looking for an example of a hardworking Founder & CEO, look no further than Carl Daikeler. Carl has been leading his company for 21 years and has the failures and success…more of them…to show for it. In this interview, Carl details what makes Beachbody unique,…

Podcast Summary I grew up in Connecticut and LOVED when we were able to get Dunkin Donuts’ Munchkins® Donut Hole Treats. So, many years later having the opportunity to interview Robert Rosenberg, the CEO of Dunkin Donuts for over 30 years, THAT was a REAL treat. Bob and spoke about…

Podcast Summary: 15 years ago, Kara and her husband, Theo, set on on a grand adventure. With no experience in the beverage industry, they wanted to create a beverage drink with only one thing in it, fruit…nothing else. That proved harder than you might think. She chronicles the ups and…

Podcast Summary: If you aren’t using a valid and reliable pre-employment assessment to augment your hiring efforts, then you may be missing an opportunity. Josh explains why and also talks about his own mistakes with hiring.   Name: Josh MilletCompany: Criteria Corp Headquartered In: Los Angeles, California Powerful Promise of…

Podcast Summary: Johanan has created a win-win-win with Algas Organics. He takes nuisance seaweed that washes up on the beaches of his island country, turns it into fertilizer for farmers, and employees a growing number of fellow citizens in the endeavor. I think you’ll be amazed at what he and…