The El Toro Podcast is a long-form conversation hosted by two of El Toro's tech nerds: David Stadler and Ari Kruger, and produced by Jeremy Daniel Ficklin. El Toro is the only 100% cookie-free IP Targeting solution in the world. Based out of Louisville, Kentucky, our team will be discussing all things related to entrepreneurship, business, marketing, Kentucky bourbon, and more! Sit back, grab a bourbon, and have some fun with the El Toro Podcast!
S2 E1 - Crumbling Cookies & Getting FLOC'd with Stacy Griggs
Buckle up, El Toro is back for Season 2!
On this episode, we welcome back El Toro CEO Stacy Griggs. Stacy is a high energy technology executive with strong leadership skills. Stacy has built and managed high-performing teams of sales professionals, engineers and software developers while working in Internet Advertising, Cloud Computing, Managed Hosting and Shared Hosting for over a decade.
This episode's featured spirit is Smoke Wagon Bourbon Whiskey out of Las Vegas, ringing in at 114 Proof.
S1 E31 - Rockets, Robots & The CIA with Ricky Mason
On this edition of the El Toro Podcast, we welcome Ricky Mason to the studio. Ricky has an amazing history. Beginning with an interest in robotics as a child, he found a path that lead him through working for the United Launch Alliance (NASA), the CIA, real estate investment, agricultural technology and founder of BrAinSTEM, a startup offering STEM-based learning for students. Join us for another round!
This episode's featured spirit is Old Grand Dad 114 Proof Straight Bourbon Whiskey
David StadlerChris McConnellJeremy Ficklin
S1 E30 - Integrating Social Consciousness with Organizational Success, with Ben Smock
Ben Smock is a Louisville, Kentucky native. As Director of Development for Canopy, the nonprofit organization making Kentucky first in Good Business, he leads by integrating social consciousness with organizational success, and is committed to a compassionate and thoughtful approach to state-wide economic development. Ben holds an MBA from the University of Louisville, and B.S. degree in Business Management from the University of Kentucky. Ben has an abundance of experience in the nonprofit with years of experience from Norton Hospital Foundation, Metro United Way, and now Canopy. Ben is also a graduate of Leadership Louisville’s Ignite Louisville program, working alongside Kentucky Refugee Ministries to win the Ignite Louisville Challenge. Ben is proud to be a Louisvillian and help make big things happen for our community.
This episode's featured spirit is Old Forester, 86 proof
S1 E29 - Preparing for the Moment, with Alex Reymundo
This week, comedian and outlaw tequila tycoon Alex Reymundo breaks agave with us. While we're at it, we talk business. Tequila business, comedy business, technology business, branding business. You get it, so hit play and find out where the party's at.
This episode's very special featured spirits are Number Juan's Blanco, Reposado and Extra Anejo (...that's right, we've cheated on bourbon, thricefold)
Guest: Alex Reymundo, Number JUAN Tequila
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S1 E28 - Leadership and Life with James Breeding
On this, the 28th installment of The El Toro Podcast, we welcome James Breeding to the party. James discusses his time as a referee, his experiences with the Louisville Bats baseball team, his involvement in bringing Louisville Slugger stadium to life, balancing work and family and wisdom he has earned along the way.
This episode's featured spirit is Maker's Mark
S1 E27 - Reckless Optimism with Matt Case
It's derby week in Louisville, "Decadent and Depraved" as described by Hunter S. Thompson, and to celebrate, Louisville-native and entrepreneur Matt Case leans back on the El Toro Podcast to discuss his path, his business ventures, disruptive products, failing fast, and, of course, reckless optimism.
This week's featured bourbon is Four Roses Single Barrel
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