Episode 36: A Motivated and Determined Solo Starter | Kim Overton of SPIbelt

Today we catch up with Kim Overton, Founder of the “small personal item belt,” aka SPIbelt. Kim is an inventor and entrepreneur, and most certainly not the first Overton to make a deep and lasting mark in Austin. Kim got started at the young age of six, with her first business of selling mistletoe, and… Read more & Listen »

ATX 035: Let’s Get Running! | Paul Carrozza

Connecting with the Connectors, Paul builds a purposeful and passion based community of fitness philanthropy in Austin.

Episode 34: Connection to the Community and Building the best CrossFit in the World | Michael Winchester and Jess Estrada of CrossFit Jääkarhu Austin

Today our amazing guests are Michael Winchester and Jess Estrada, two of the owners and founders of CrossFit Jääkarhu Austin. We had a great chat with them about their background in fitness, their first thoughts on CrossFit in general, and how they came to own one of the busiest and well-respected gyms in Austin. They… Read more & Listen »

Episode 33: Work Hard Live More | Nicole Jensen

In this week’s episode, we talk to Nicole Jensen, owner and Chief Experience Officer at the Austin Tour Company. From just helping friends and loved ones with their own events to now doing large scaled outings and experiences for locals and tourists, Nicole certainly knows how to create a fun and fulfilling time for others…. Read more & Listen »

Episode 32: “The Father of Modern Networking” | Dr. Ivan Misner

Today we are talking with Dr. Ivan Misner, the Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of BNI, Business Networking International, the world’s largest business networking organization. He founded the company to help himself with his own professional networking when he was just 28 years old and realized he was onto something big. Today BNI has over… Read more & Listen »

Episode 31: Getting Real with Personal Finances | Laura Adams, aka the “Money Girl”

In this episode we hear from Laura Adams, who many may already know as the “Money Girl,” who is responsible for helping a large number of people get out of debt and plan for a safer and calmer future. Laura talks about her relocation from California to Austin, and gives tips for everyone, whether you… Read more & Listen »

Episode 30: Artsy, Funky and Feisty | Sara Hickman

A true character of Austin, Texas singer-songwriter Sara Hickman joins us for today’s episode. She is one of the most cherished musicians in the Austin Music Scene and someone that has strong opinions and has made revolutionary moves throughout her career. She talks about how competitive it is and how being “diplomatically obnoxious” and tenacious… Read more & Listen »

Episode 29 | A Framework of Successful Leadership | Rob Lynch

In today’s episode, we chat with leadership mentor and business consultant Rob Lynch. Rob has run multiple companies, and we look through his eyes at the local business scene, his favorite conference, and what the obligations of a founder are to start a great company. He coaches and consults on the skills to succeed and… Read more & Listen »

Episode 28: Getting Your Hair Wet | Meredith Walker

Meredith Walker is on a mission to create support for the younger generation to be their true authentic self. She is a Peabody award-winning journalist and producer who is the founder and co-executive producer of Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls Online Community and Digital Network. She worked with Amy at SNL, and that is where they… Read more & Listen »

Episode 27: From Virtual Playgrounds to Pioneers | Matt Hullum

Matt Hullum of Rooster Teeth shares how the production company started, and what’s next for the industry innovators and leaders.