261 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 261: Building and scaling a remote team with Andy Cabasso

    Eggs 261: Building and scaling a remote team with Andy Cabasso

    Hey everyone welcome back to Eggs! Today's special guest is a lawyer turned marketer and startup founder Andy Cabasso. Andy is co-founder of an all-in-one link-building and email outreach platform called Postaga. Postaga has been featured on Product Hunt, where they were the number one product of the day and number two for the week.

    In addition to Postaga, Andy has proven to be quite a prolific entrepreneur. After practicing law he launched Juris Page, a digital agency that specialized in building websites for lawyers, who notoriously had horrible websites. After Juris Page was acquired in 2016, he went on to co-found Offsprout, which is touted as the most powerful white label website builder, and of course, Postage.

    We have a lot of ground to cover, so let’s dig in. Here to talk about building a business and preparing it for acquisition, building and scaling a remote team, how to create a business culture with a fully remote team, and so much more. Please join us in welcoming to the show, co-founder at Postaga, Andy Cabasso.

    • 58 min
    Eggs 260: Protect your intellectual property through an effective patent strategy with Thomas Franklin

    Eggs 260: Protect your intellectual property through an effective patent strategy with Thomas Franklin

    Hey everybody and welcome back to Eggs! Today's special guest is a senior partner at the law firm Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton and the founder of Triangle IP, Thomas Franklin.

    As a partner at Kilpatrick Townsend, Thomas focuses his practice on aggressive patent prosecution and strategic portfolio management for high-tech companies. He is also a subject matter expert in a broad spectrum of technology including computer engineering, networking, software, semiconductors, blockchain, medical infrastructure, Internet, power systems, etc.

    Wisely, Thomas has combined his passion for patent protection and litigation and his technical know-how to create Triangle IP, an online patent management software that helps enterprise clients capture company-wide innovation. His software helps users manage the patent lifecycle, from conception to filing, using patent data analytics and other innovative tools.

    Joining the show today for an insightful discussion about building a patent strategy in your organization to take it to the next level in terms of investment and revenue growth, please welcome to Eggs, senior partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton and founder of Triangle IP, Thomas Franklin.

    • 56 min
    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

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.

Madlax97 ,

Best for business advice

Mike and Ryan are great!

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