259 episodes

Eggs is podcast that centers around creativity in all forms. From building businesses, personal projects and constructing brands to crafting music empires, finding social fame, fortune and more—we discuss whatever, whenever, with whomever in search of patterns, expertise, shared experience and knowledge. Along with our guests—usually experts in a field or subject—we drill down to uncover the steps taken and the hurdles crossed in pursuit of excellence, aiding our listeners in chasing down their own dreams and taking their "egg" from coup to table.

Eggs is a show co-hosted by Michael "DJ Ontic" Smith, a Seattle, WA based DJ and Ryan Roghaar owner of R2 Media Group, a full-service marketing communications agency based in Salt Lake City, UT and Barcelona, Spain.

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    • 4.9 • 17 Ratings

Eggs is podcast that centers around creativity in all forms. From building businesses, personal projects and constructing brands to crafting music empires, finding social fame, fortune and more—we discuss whatever, whenever, with whomever in search of patterns, expertise, shared experience and knowledge. Along with our guests—usually experts in a field or subject—we drill down to uncover the steps taken and the hurdles crossed in pursuit of excellence, aiding our listeners in chasing down their own dreams and taking their "egg" from coup to table.

Eggs is a show co-hosted by Michael "DJ Ontic" Smith, a Seattle, WA based DJ and Ryan Roghaar owner of R2 Media Group, a full-service marketing communications agency based in Salt Lake City, UT and Barcelona, Spain.

    Eggs 259: Grow your reputionation and revenue through effective podcasting with Roger Nairn

    Eggs 259: Grow your reputionation and revenue through effective podcasting with Roger Nairn

    Hey everybody and welcome back to Eggs. Today’s special guest is podcast industry veteran, strategist, and CEO and co-founder of JAR Audio, Roger Nairn.

    Roger is a lateral thinker, problem solver, strategist, and finder of new ways. He believes in the power of the happy customer and spent years managing client relationships and building brands for some of the biggest companies in the world in his experience at global advertising agencies like DDB and Cossette.

    However, after an opportunity presented itself to offer podcasting as a service Roger, and his founding partners lept at the chance to make it happen — and they did. That event led to the founding of an agency, JAR Audio whose specific focus is on helping companies to leverage podcasting to expand their brand and generate new revenue.

    Joining us today for an exciting conversation about why brands should be embracing podcasting, what you need to know to make your podcast successful, the state of the podcasting industry today and in the future, and so much more. Please join us in welcoming to the show, the CEO and co-founder of JAR Audio, Roger Nairn.

    • 1 hr
    Eggs 258: Creating a world-class social networking experience with Josh Simons

    Eggs 258: Creating a world-class social networking experience with Josh Simons

    Hey everyone and welcome back to Eggs. This week we have a great guest in store for you. Today we’re chatting with Josh Simons, the CEO, and co-founder of Vampr, the world’s largest and most active social-professional network for musicians. Recognized by Fast Company as one of the Most Innovative Companies in 2022, Vampr is home to over one million users and is active in every country on the planet. In fact, the music startup has helped fledgling musicians broker over 7 million connections worldwide since its inception.

    Prior to running Vampr, Josh spent the better part of a decade as a musician himself, a successful artist, songwriter & producer in his own right. However, after changing his focus from performing live, to performing tech miracles, Josh and his team at Vampr have built the app into a multi-award-winning platform, including a most prestigious nod from Apple with inclusion in their Best of the Year list.

    Joining us today for an exciting conversation about building a social media platform specifically for musicians, building an award-winning social network and securing more than $3 million in funding, overcoming the obstacles in the modern music landscape, and so much more. Please join us in welcoming to the show, Josh Simons.

    • 55 min
    Eggs 257: A conversation with Mike and Ryan – The Eggs Crew

    Eggs 257: A conversation with Mike and Ryan – The Eggs Crew

    We're back again for another catch up with Ryan and Mike where the guys rap about Ryan's Mini-Mø Tour 2022 to NYC and Boston, also an update on Mike's post BootCamp job hunt. It was a fun conversation, join us, won't you!?

    • 1 hr
    Eggs 256: Life-scaping and compassionate business building with Monique Allen

    Eggs 256: Life-scaping and compassionate business building with Monique Allen

    Hey everyone and welcome back to Eggs! On this week's show, we have special guest, Regenerative Business Coach, and Founder of The Garden Continuum, Monique Allen.

    Over the last three decades, Monique Allen has watched as the growing commercialization and commoditization of the landscaping industry undermined the benefits of its increased accessibility to those seeking to improve their land and mental states. With this in mind, she founded the Life-Scape MethodTM. As a lifelong gardener, business developer, and educator, Monique has dedicated her career to creating an alternative approach and sharing actionable information on how to spread a positive message about how we can all improve our land, our lives, and our professional satisfaction through Life-Scaping and compassionate business building.

    Monique joins us today to discuss sustainable Life-scaping practices for commercial and residential applications, how to develop a unique brand and win in overly commoditized industries, propagating a proper company culture, leading with compassion and so much more. Please join us in welcoming to the show, Monique Allen.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Eggs 255: Winning it big on TVs Master Chef with Shaun O'Neale

    Eggs 255: Winning it big on TVs Master Chef with Shaun O'Neale

    This week on Eggs presented by Goodside Skateboards and Deli Fresh Threads we sit down with Chef Shaun O'Neale. Shaun is the winner of Fox's Master Chef season 7 hosted by Gordon Ramsay and Christina Tosi in addition to publishing his very own cookbook My Modern American Table. We had an awesome conversation about growing up back east, breaking into the underground rave/party scene as a DJ in Florida and later becoming the first DJ to play the Las Vegas strip in front of more than 100,000 people. We also talk about finding and fostering his love for cooking, his time on Master Chef and the where he's headed from here. It's a really great episode and Shaun was a great guest. Take a listen whydontcha. Rate, share and subscribe on #iTunes, #SoundCloud, #Stitcher and #GooglePlay ---- Our Guest: Shaun O'Neale (Las Vegas, NV) www.djshaunoneal.com www.facebook.com/shaunoneale Instagram: @djshaunoneale Twitter: @djshaunoneale ---- Sponsored by: Goodsideskateboards.com Save 20% on all purchases by using the promo code EGGSSHOW at checkout. DeliFreshThreads.com Take 10% on your purchase when you use the promo code EGGSSHOW at checkout. ---- The Links: N/A ---- The Eggs Podcast Spotify playlist bit.ly/eggstunes ---- The Plugs: The Show eggscast.com @eggshow on twitter and instagram On iTunes: itun.es/i6dX3pC On Stitcher: bit.ly/eggs\_on\_stitcher On Player FM: bit.ly/eggs\_on\_playerfm Also available on Google Play Music! Mike "DJ Ontic" shows and info djontic.com @djontic on twitter Ryan R2 SLC/BCN r2mg.com @r2mg on twitter @r2mediagroup on instagram

    • 55 min
    Eggs 254: Catching up with Mike and Ryan - The Eggs! Crew

    Eggs 254: Catching up with Mike and Ryan - The Eggs! Crew

    Back for a quick catch up join Eggs Show hosts Michael Smith and Ryan Roghaar for an exciting talk about summer travel, future plans, and a little of this and that. These shows are always listener favorites so tune in for a casual visit with the guys.

    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

NotYourAvgFinancialPod ,

5 Stars!

Eggs and the host Ryan and Mike will bring fresh content every episode. I have been impreseed with their insights, communicating topics like business, marketing and the future of work in a straightforward way. You'll get hooked after just one episode! Check it out and subscribe! - Mark Willis

DigialModernization ,

Brining business and creativity together!

A must listen.

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Best for business advice

Mike and Ryan are great!

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