The Team at Indie Coffee Roasters, Hoosier breed, is ready to share some insight into the world of Speciality Coffee. A company out of Carmel, IN, just north of the big city of Indianapolis, is excited to share tips & tricks, best practices, and ultimately community. Coffee is about engaging with one another and enjoying it together. By listening, we hope we can make that a little easier. We will have some fun, some laughs, and you may even hear the barks of our mascot from time to time. Join us on our journey to bring better coffee to the masses. Learn more at www.indiecoffeeroasters.com
Gone Fishin' feat. Shayla of Fishhook
This week we chat with one of our long-time Wholesale Partners Fishhook Marketing Agency, specifically their leader in Business Development, Shayla Kenworthy. We discuss the importance of understanding your customers as well as leading a team through the transition. If you would like to learn more about Fishhook, check them out here. If you want to learn more about Indie Coffee Roasters, follow us on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter.
Who's Listening? feat. Taylor Walburg
This week we sit down with Taylor Walburg from Michigan. Taylor is a long-time listener of the podcast and it is the first time we have had the opportunity to chat with an exclusive listener on our podcast. We are excited to talk about leadership tactics that can be learned from a typical 9-5 job as well as what it takes to start a coffee roasting company from the humble beginnings of a popcorn popper. Taylor also runs a podcast of his own called Connected Up where he and his father share important life lessons that can only be uncovered by a father and son duo. If you would like to learn more about Indie Coffee Roasters make sure and follow along on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram as well as email us with any questions you might have at email@example.com and you might just be our next guest on a future episode.
Unlocking the Keys to the Shop feat. Chris Deferio (Keys to the Shop Podcast)
This week we chat with Chris Deferio of the Keys to the Shop Podcast. We discuss the importance of continuing sharing knowledge with those in our industry, leading those around us to continue to be better at what they do, and understanding your role as a manager, business owner or leader. If you would like to learn more about Indie Coffee Roasters, make sure to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter. If you have any questions for us, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Youngest Ever Top Dog
This week we talk with one of our very own Kathryn Walpole. She has been on staff with us for the past 9 months and is our youngest ever Top Dog recipient. We discuss the importance of running toward your passions no matter what they are or how old you are. Kathryn is a world traveler, creative, barista, photographer, amongst many other things. If you would like to learn more about her, check out her photos here & her Instagram here. If you would like to stay up to date on all things Indie Coffee Roasters, follow us Instagram, Facebook, & Twitter.
Automation is a Myth feat. Joe Marrocco
This week we chat with @roasterjoe or Joe Marrocco of Mill City Roasters. He has spent many years in the coffee industry both as a roaster, working with importers and most recently working with Mill City Roasters. He has been a part of the Roaster's Guild and the SCA, but most of all is passionate about great coffee. We discuss the importance of the marriage between technology and your business as well as the importance of finding your niche in an already crowded market. If you would like to hear more from Joe make sure to follow him on Instagram & Twitter as well as if you would like to learn more about Mill City Roasters, check out the link.
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Content is King feat. Steve Rinehart (Prima Coffee)
This week we had the opportunity to speak with Steve of Prima Coffee in Louisville, KY. We discuss the importance of understanding the industry you are a part of as well as creating meaningful digital content that will relate to your customer base. If you would like to learn more about what Prima Coffee can offer as well as follow along with all they are doing, Check them out on Youtube & their Website. If you would like to learn more about Indie Coffee Roasters, make sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram.