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Hosted by Canvas Credit Union President & CEO Todd Marksberry, In the Room focuses on the journeys and advice of CEOs and owners alternating between Colorado organizations and credit unions across the world.

Join us as Todd and co. demystify leadership and explore the many rooms leaders occupy, all while having a little fun along the way. You'll hear things here you might not hear anywhere else.


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Hosted by Canvas Credit Union President & CEO Todd Marksberry, In the Room focuses on the journeys and advice of CEOs and owners alternating between Colorado organizations and credit unions across the world.

Join us as Todd and co. demystify leadership and explore the many rooms leaders occupy, all while having a little fun along the way. You'll hear things here you might not hear anywhere else.


Enjoy listening to...In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry.

    E09: José Beteta - Co-Founder & CEO of Raíces Brewing Co.

    E09: José Beteta - Co-Founder & CEO of Raíces Brewing Co.

    On this week's episode of In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry, Todd is joined by co-founder & CEO of Raíces Brewing Company, José Beteta. With a background in business IT and a long list of community involvement and leadership, José started Raíces to bring diversity and cultural representation to the craft brewing space Join Todd and José as they discuss the early days of starting a brewery, Raíces' mission in the Colorado community, and why failing is just as important as succeeding.

    The Leadership Corner (05:29 - 41:46): José details the basement beginnings of Raíces Brewing with business partners Martín D. Vargas (Master Brewer) and Tamil Maldonado Vega (Co-Founder, VP of Development, and José's wife!). He and Todd discuss the importance of cultural heritage, and how José wants to make an impact in the Colorado community.

    The Curiosity Credenza (41:47 - 47:10): Learn about what keeps José up at night and the specific ways in which he's drawn inspiration from his family.

    The Colors of Life (47:11 - 53:51): What would José's parents tell you about that not many people know? Find out what they would say, plus which "desert island songs" José would choose, and how he and his family like to "Go Live".

    Advice from the Experts (53:52 - 58:49): Lastly, hear about the advice that has stuck with José through the years, and what he tells peers and the younger generation looking to make their mark.

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    • 59 min
    E08: Tony Boutelle - President & CEO of CU Direct

    E08: Tony Boutelle - President & CEO of CU Direct

    On this week's episode of In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry, Todd is joined by President & CEO of CU Direct, Tony Boutelle. Tony's professional career is deeply rooted in the credit union industry and he has led CU Direct for over 25 years. Dive in as Todd and Tony discuss his carpet cleaning origins, what keeps him up at night, and how vital CUSOs are to the credit union industry.

    The Leadership Corner (02:41 - 24:30): Tony takes us through his story, from starting a carpet cleaning company in college, to leading a CUSO generating over 40 billion dollars in loans.

    The Curiosity Credenza (24:31 - 34:05): What keeps Tony up at night? Find out just what that is, who inspires Tony, and his favorite choices of technology that help make life easy.

    The Colors of Life (34:06 - 43:51): Todd and Tony reminisce on Tony's upbringing, from his favorite childhood memories to all of the exciting ways he "go lives".

    Advice from the Experts (43:52 - 50:40): Last but not least, the veteran CEO shares words of wisdom on the importance of credit unions, technology, and leadership.

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    • 51 min
    E07: Lauren Culp - Publisher & CEO at CUInsight

    E07: Lauren Culp - Publisher & CEO at CUInsight

    On this week's episode of In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry, our next guest is Publisher & CEO at CUInsight, Lauren Culp. An emerging young leader in the industry, Lauren and Todd chat about Lauren's first 90 days as CEO, her journey that took her across the nation, and all of the things that make Lauren...Lauren!

    The Leadership Corner (03:31 - 30:20): From North Carolina to Alaska, Lauren tells us about her introduction to the credit union industry, a day in the life of the CEO of CUInsight, and why more confidence is never a bad thing.

    The Curiosity Credenza (30:21 - 42:11): Lauren gives her thoughts on the process credit unions have made when it comes to retaining young talent and why Blockbuster is keeping her up at night.

    The Colors of Life (42:12 - 52:18): What makes Lauren, well, Lauren? Find out all of things she does to "go live" and her chocolate-themed favorite childhood memory.

    Advice from the Experts (52:19 - ): Hear about the single most important piece of advice Lauren has ever received.

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    • 55 min
    E06: Cullen Canazares - Co-Founder & CEO of Rental Kharma

    E06: Cullen Canazares - Co-Founder & CEO of Rental Kharma

    On this week's episode of "In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry", it's entrepreneur Cullen Canazares. Cullen is the Co-Founder & CEO of Rental Kharma - a company that works to get your rental payment history added to your credit report. He chats with Todd about his entrepreneurial history, his values and motivations, and what comes next in his journey.

    The Leadership Corner (03:07 - 30:36): From golfer to CEO, Cullen tells us his path, stories, and people that led to the creation and growth of Rental Kharma.

    The Curiosity Credenza (30:37 - 37:51): Cullen shares what keeps him up at night, what he's currently reading for inspiration, and which celebrity he once tried to buy lunch for.

    The Colors of Life (37:52 - 49:15): Learn about how Cullen helped tremendously during Hurricane Katrina using his aviation knowledge, what his mother would share about him that most people don't know, and how he spends time with his family.

    Advice from the Experts (49:16 - 59:58): Finally, Cullen shares some words of advice that he's taken to heart, and what he would tell younger entrepreneurs looking to make a difference.

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    • 1 hr
    E05: April Clobes - President & CEO of Michigan State University Federal Credit Union

    E05: April Clobes - President & CEO of Michigan State University Federal Credit Union

    On this week's episode of In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry, it's credit union CEO to credit union CEO. April Clobes, President & CEO of MSUFCU, chats with Todd about her credit union journey, living the mission and brand, and all things that make April, well, April!

    The Leadership Corner (03:16 - 24:18): Spanning more than two decades, April takes us on her journey from her origins in marketing to becoming CEO of MSUFCU.

    The Curiosity Credenza (24:19 - 37:47): Todd and April discuss the importance of loving what you do and how it impacts the members' experience, who inspires April, and what she tells those who don't know about credit unions.

    The Colors of Life (37:48 - 48:45): Outside of leading MSUFCU, and being a fierce CU advocate, April talks about her love of music, how her mother would describe her, and how she "go lives".

    Advice from the Experts (48:46 - 1:00:38): Last but not least, April shares the advice she's not only received, but given to those who dream of being future leaders.

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    • 1 hr
    E04: Joyce McConnell - President of Colorado State University

    E04: Joyce McConnell - President of Colorado State University

    On this week's episode of In the Room w/ Todd Marksberry, Todd chats with Joyce McConnell, President of Colorado State University.

    • 59 min

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