Gigging Out is a podcast about the people and businesses leading the on-demand economy. We interview people from top marketplaces, gig platforms, delivery companies and more to dive into the lessons they've learned as their companies have scaled.
Devin Oakes of STAKT
We speak with Devin Oakes, owner of Primitive Power and co-founder and CRO at STAKT. Devin talks about the significant challenges faced by the solar industry over the last few years, and why 2024 holds a ton of potential. He also shares his perspective on why developing culture is essential for any solar org.
Ashley Campos, CSO at Dlivrd
We speak to Ashley Campos, Chief Strategy Officer at Dlivrd. We talk about the changes she's seen in the delivery industry over the last decade, and her predictions for the future. We also discuss what motivates gig drivers the most, and what makes Dlivrd an inspiring place to work.
David Krieger, founder and CEO of Onder
We chat with David Krieger of Onder, an on-demand home maintenance service. David shares their product discovery process, and how they pivoted based on user feedback. We also talk about establishing and iterating on a pricing model, how they attract service providers and customers, and more.
Steve Wright, founder and CEO of Wridz
We chat with Steve Wright, founder and CEO rideshare company Wridz. Steve explains what differentiates his company from the rideshare giants, including Wridz's approach to safety and their unique subscription model for drivers. Steve also talks about sustainable growth, and what it was like when Stephen Colbert poked fun at the company name on national television.
Rebecca Oystila, founder and CEO of Boka
We speak with Rebecca Oystila, founder and CEO of Boka, a marketplace for beauty health and wellness providers.
Becca shares how she validated her idea, what KPIs she's tracking at launch, how Boka recruits professionals to the platform, their thoughtful fee model, and more.
Patrick Johnson, co-founder and CEO of Vantage Sports
We speak with Patrick Johnson, co-founder and CEO of Vantage Sports, a marketplace that connects college athletes with paid coaching and mentoring opportunities for younger athletes.
Patrick shares how they created an MVP, how they're learning from athletes on the platform, recruiting strategies, and more.