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: Do you think you know about technology? Do you think you know about shifting from Founder to CEO? You may think twice about that after listening to THE woman who founded Hewlett Packard’s operations in India and set up the first software center of any multinational in Bangalore, India. Radha…

Podcast Summary: Lots of entrepreneurial activity is boiling over in the Erie, Pennsylvania area. One of the many success stories is Karen Rzepecki and her Mason Jars Company. Karen is a self-described “late blooming” entrepreneur who took her engineering background and put it to good use helping thousands of people…

Podcast Summary: I have always been fascinated by the growing entrepreneurial spirit in India. In fact, I love reading the website Your Story because it showcases so many wonderful stories of Founding CEOs like Nithin Kamath. I first learned about Nithin on Your Story and found myself fascinated by how several failures…

Podcast Summary: Todd Wichmann truly knows the difference between corporate leadership and startup leadership. He became a Founding CEO after leading the iconic Tide® Laundry Detergent brand for global giant, Procter & Gamble. He took his knowledge gained at P&G and used it to build a company focused on organic…

Podcast Summary: Besides leading a growing platform that is getting super high survey responses rates for his SaaS customers, Ryan’s interview is packed with unconventional wisdom from how he started the company at a hackathon, decisions about launching non-core products, and shifting from a founder that focused on a product…

Podcast Summary: It’s pretty challenging to break into the healthcare market. There are lots of regulations and long sales cycle times. Leah has not only cracked open this difficult market, she and her team are creating innovative health tech that is having a big ROI for healthcare clients and producing…

Podcast Summary: When “From Founder To CEO” was in its infancy, my friend, Tim Warren, suggested I listen to Pat Flynn’s podcast. I had never heard of him before, and barely knew what a podcast was. From the first time I hit the play button, I was hooked. Pat has…

Podcast Summary: It was a true honor to speak with such an amazing icon. Brian Smith epitomizes the strength, determination, grit, and hard work that comes with being a successful Founding CEO. Brian and his team are largely responsible for bring the iconic sheepskin boots and footwear, UGG, to the…

Podcast Summary: After trading in his life on Wall Street for the Meat Packing District in Chicago, Lenny traveled over 103,368 miles, welcomed countless encounters with cattle, and conducted enough research to fill a library. He is a true beef guru. And, he is super passionate about great tasting beef with…