Host Landon Campbell interviews the most influential people in the world about their 20s. Guests have included Steve Wozniak, Jason Calacanis, David Sacks, Cathy Bessant, Ev Williams, Beto O'Rourke, Chantel Jeffries, Mayor Francis Suarez, Dr. Meg Jay, Kat Cole, AJ Vaynerchuk, Sekou Kaalund, and Andy Dunn.
#113 - What was Fred Hoch from TechNexus doing in his 20s
Fred Hoch is a consummate builder. Throughout his career, Fred has worked with thousands of technology companies to drive their growth through strategic insight partnered with a keen focus on execution. Hoch is the Founder and General Partner of Chicago’s TechNexus Venture Collaborative, a venture investment company building ecosystems to drive insight and growth. Through a unique alignment of relationships and partnerships, leading corporations leverage the platform to align, invest in and collaborate with ventures to transform business models and ultimately innovate. An outgrowth of one of the most successful startup incubators in the country in the past decade, TechNexus has emerged as one of the most active venture investors globally. He has an eclectic entrepreneurial background that includes startups, evangelism, the birth of SaaS, and associations with a bit of international affairs thrown in for good measure. He uses the entire spectrum of these experiences, and a dose of sarcasm, to propel in his business and personal endeavors.A native Californian, now a deep-rooted Chicagoan, he is always seeking ways to get in the water and enjoy the outdoors through biking, hiking, or kayaking with and without his wife, labrador, and three children. He currently sits on the boards of numerous startups, as well as the UIC School of Engineering, ChicagoNEXT, and SmartBet Charities.
#112 - Competitiveness in your 20s with Keith Houlemard
Keith Houlemard is former President of the Jordan Brand at Nike. He's currently the CO-Founder of FoodE
#111 - How Ben Weiss Built CoinFlip in his 20s
Ben Weiss is the co-founder of CoinFlip, which has the largest network of Bitcoin ATMs by volume in the US.
#110 - Giving a TedTalk in my 20s
A reflection episode
#109 - Discussing IKIGAI with Author Francesc Miralles
Francesc Miralles is the author of one of my favorite books: IKIGAI: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Healthy Life.
#108 - Starting a Business in your 20s with Lara Hodgson
NowAccount pays businesses their invoices now, while they await their clients’ payments for their services/products.
Why? Companies are more likely to grow out of business than they are to go out of business.
Prior to Now, Lara co-founded Nourish (the manufacturing company), and Insomnia, LLC, a firm specializing in investment, development, and management of complex and innovative “world-changing” projects.
She also co-wrote a book about business with her good friend and business parter Stacey Abrams.
Love the format and incredible interviews. Very big guests every 10 episodes. Check out Landon’s other podcast, Venturing in VC.
A MUST LISTEN. Fresh and new Points of View
Landon is absolutely a natural behind the mic. His fresh perspective and this unique format is exactly what the podcast space was missing for young founders. I highly encourage you to subscribe and pay close attention to what Landon is doing.
This Podcast = Cheat Codes
So happy I came across this gem of a podcast. The concept is unique , the format is just right, and Landon is a natural behind the mic!
There’s not many podcasts you can binge-watch and not feel bad about. Feels like these people are giving out the cheat codes to 20 year olds and it’s just getting started.
I’m excited to watch the growth and I’ll definitely sharing with friends!🐐📈