25 episodes

Tom Prather is an award-winning television/film director that has worked with some of the world's most influential people while behind the camera for the past 20 years. In this show, he sets off on a journey to find out how champion athletes, hall of fame musicians, maverick entrepreneurs, and inspiring humans make waves in their own lives and careers.

Making Waves with Tom Prather hopes to bring engaging stories with unique perspectives that will inspire its listeners to make a splash in their own lives and those around them.

Making Waves with Tom Prather Making Waves with Tom Prather

    • Business
    • 4.3 • 3 Ratings

Tom Prather is an award-winning television/film director that has worked with some of the world's most influential people while behind the camera for the past 20 years. In this show, he sets off on a journey to find out how champion athletes, hall of fame musicians, maverick entrepreneurs, and inspiring humans make waves in their own lives and careers.

Making Waves with Tom Prather hopes to bring engaging stories with unique perspectives that will inspire its listeners to make a splash in their own lives and those around them.

    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:10 Peter Lamden

    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:10 Peter Lamden

    This week's guest on the Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is Peter Lamden. Peter is the quintessential Southern California renaissance man. He is a celebrity hairstylist, triathlete, surfer, and rabid collector/mechanic of classic motorcycles and Porches.

    In this conversation, we discussed how Peter transitioned from working in the music industry to the not-so-obvious career as a hairdresser. Peter talked about his achieving his dream of working at the famous Chris Mcmillan Salon in Beverly Hills, traveling the world with Chris McMillan as his apprentice, his experience of styling star-studded Los Angeles, and his love for classic Porsches.

    Peter is such a cool dude, and I hope you enjoy the conversation!

    Peter Lamden on IG: www.instagram.com/petelamden

    Peter Lamden on the web: https://www.peterlamden.com

    Chris Mcmillan Salon: https://www.chrismcmillanthesalon.com/pete-lamden

    About the Host:

    Tom Prather is an accomplished film & television director, editor, photographer, creative, director, entrepreneur, and podcast host. For the past twenty-five years, Prather has gained a reputation for having a unique eye and the ability to tell an impactful story using a vast array of mediums.

    Tom created The Blue Wave Video Production Agency and has been making waves for global brands, including Gibson Guitar, MS Society, Diebold, PWC, and Discovery Channel.

    He has long served as a charter board member and on the branding committee of the non-profit, Dreams For Kids DC, which provides life-changing activities that empower children with physical and developmental disabilities.

    Tom Prather on IG: www.instagram.com/iamtomprather

    Making Waves: www.makingwavespodcast.com

    The Blue Wave on IG: www.instagram.com/thebluewaveco

    SPONSORS:

    Jesse Itzler's BYLR 30 Days of Excellence.

    "30 Days of Excellence" is a weekly, live life coaching program created to give folks a deep dive into the mindset and principles behind 3 unique leaders. Live training from experts like Wim Hof, Jim Kwik, and more! Jesse Itzler (Renowned Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author, Endurance Athlete), Chadd Wright (former Navy Seal), Marq Brown (former NFL player), and special monthly guests as they openly discuss the habits and routines that have led them to the top of their fields. Whether you are an entrepreneur, athlete, or parent, you will benefit from this live training program.

    Get 50% off the first month!

    www.bylr.com

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    Britches Great Outdoors

    A world-famous clothing brand that brought you the iconic Warthog and the Original Rugby!

    Get 10% off your order!

    www.warthog.vip

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    THE LINKS:

    https://www.thebluewave.net/single-post/peter-lamden

    Apple Podcasts: https://iTunes.apple.com/us/podcast/making-waves-with-tom-prather/id1291939396?mt=2

    Spotify Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/13tZRIaayzQOj1AbCizuQM

    Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy80ODkxMGQwL3BvZGNhc3QvcnNz

    YouTube: https://youtu.be/gByFp6rkUFQ

    Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is a presentation of The Blue Wave Video Production Company. www.thebluewave.net

    #peterlamden #chrismcmillan #celebrityhair

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:9 Amy Tucker

    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:9 Amy Tucker

    This week's guest on the Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is Amy Tucker. Amy is the creator, founder, and owner of Salty Britches. Salty Britches is a soothing, long-lasting barrier against skin irritation for any occasion. Created to withstand saltwater chafing and now trusted by families, athletes, and military personnel for year-round, all-day protection.

    In this conversation, we discussed how Amy's faith and family helped build an amazing company, why she fought to place a bible verse on the packaging. We also talked about how Jesse Itler's BLLR program has had a major impact on her life.

    Amy is such an amazing woman, and I hope you enjoy the conversation!

    Salty Britches on IG: www.instagram.com/getsaltybritches

    Salty Britches on the web: https://www.getsaltybritches.com

    About the Host:

    Tom Prather is an accomplished film & television director, editor, photographer, creative, director, entrepreneur, and podcast host. For the past twenty-five years, Prather has gained a reputation for having a unique eye and the ability to tell an impactful story using a vast array of mediums.

    After receiving a bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland, Prather followed his entrepreneurial spirit and started The Blue Wave Video Production Agency. He has helped build global brands and made waves for organizations including Gibson Guitar, MS Society, Diebold, PWC, and Discovery Channel.

    He has long served as a charter board member and on the branding committee of the non-profit, Dreams For Kids DC, which provides life-changing activities that empower children with physical and developmental disabilities.

    Tom Prather on IG: www.instagram.com/iamtomprather

    Making Waves: www.makingwavespodcast.com

    The Blue Wave on IG: www.instagram.com/thebluewaveco

    SPONSORS:

    Jesse Itzler's BYLR 30 Days of Excellence.

    "30 Days of Excellence" is a weekly, live life coaching program created to give folks a deep dive into the mindset and principles behind 3 unique leaders. Live training from experts like Wim Hof, Jim Kwik, and more! Jesse Itzler (Renowned Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author, Endurance Athlete), Chadd Wright (former Navy Seal), Marq Brown (former NFL player), and special monthly guests as they openly discuss the habits and routines that have led them to the top of their fields. Whether you are an entrepreneur, athlete, or parent, you will benefit from this live training program.

    Get 50% off the first month!

    www.bylr.com

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    Britches Great Outdoors

    A world-famous clothing brand that brought you the iconic Warthog and the Original Rugby!

    Get 10% off your order!

    www.warthog.vip

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    THE LINKS:

    https://www.thebluewave.net/single-post/amy-tucker

    Apple Podcasts: https://iTunes.apple.com/us/podcast/making-waves-with-tom-prather/id1291939396?mt=2

    Spotify Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/13tZRIaayzQOj1AbCizuQM

    Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy80ODkxMGQwL3BvZGNhc3QvcnNz

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ab_WjzMDsdc

    Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is a presentation of The Blue Wave Video Production Company. www.thebluewave.net

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:8 Adam Reiver

    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:8 Adam Reiver

    This week's guest on the Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is Adam Reiver. Adam is the founder and owner of FU-Tone, the ultimate in tonal and performance upgrades for your guitar. He has been working on improving tone with the greatest guitar players in the world for the last 25 years such as Slash, Nuno Bettencourt, Phill Collen, Mick Mars, and many, many more. Adam also invented and partnered with Eddie Van Halen on the EVH D-Tuna that changed how musicians played the instrument.

    In this conversation, we discussed chasing the American dream while building a solid business from the ground up, what it’s like to work with Eddie Van Halen, and the state of the guitar industry as we know it!

    Adam is a great guy and I hope you enjoy the conversation!

    FU-Tone on IG: www.instagram.com/futone

    FU-Tone on web: https://www.fu-tone.com

    About the Host:

    Tom Prather is an accomplished film & television director, editor, photographer, creative, director, entrepreneur, and podcast host. For the past twenty-five years, Prather has gained a reputation for having a unique eye and the ability to tell an impactful story using a vast array of mediums.


    After receiving a bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland, Prather followed his entrepreneurial spirit and started The Blue Wave Video Production Agency. He has helped build global brands and made waves for organizations including Gibson Guitar, MS Society, Diebold, PWC, and Discovery Channel.

    He has long served as a charter board member and on the branding committee of non-profit, Dreams For Kids DC, which provides life-changing activities that empower children with physical and developmental disabilities.

    Tom Prather on IG: www.instagram.com/iamtomprather

    Making Waves: www.makingwavespodcast.com 

    The Blue Wave on IG: www.instagram.com/thebluewaveco

    SPONSORS:

    Jesse Itzler’s BYLR 30 Days of Excellence.

    “30 Days of Excellence" is a weekly, live life coaching program created to give folks a deep dive into the mindset and principles behind 3 unique leaders. Live training from experts like Wim Hof, Jim Kwik, and more! Jesse Itzler (Renowned Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author, Endurance Athlete), Chadd Wright (former Navy Seal), Marq Brown (former NFL player), and special monthly guests as they openly discuss the habits and routines that have led them to the top of their fields. Whether you are an entrepreneur, athlete, or parent you will benefit from this live training program.

    Get 50% off the first month!

    www.bylr.com

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    Britches Great Outdoors

    A world-famous clothing brand that brought you the iconic Warthog and the Original Rugby!

    Get 10% off your order!

    www.warthog.vip

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:7 Jeremy White

    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:7 Jeremy White

    This week's guest is Jeremy White. You can find Jeremy playing the perfect mix of music in Montreal during the Jeremy White Show on Best 92.5 FM. He has also been making waves interviewing the likes of Gene Simmons (Kiss), Michael Anthony Van Halen), and Gavin Rossdale (Bush) on his popular Jeremy White Podcast! When Jeremy isn’t behind a mic you can usually find him with a guitar in his hands or sitting behind a drum kit re-recording his favorite tunes.  

    We talked about how Eddie Van Halen indirectly got Jeremy’s first gig in the radio business, his talent for breaking news on his podcast, and his toys in the home studio.

    Jeremy on IG: www.instagram.com/jeremywhitemtl 

    Jeremy White Podcast: https://jeremywhitepodcast.com/

    Jeremy on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-i4EUXgU1MuYeoycSa1zCQ

    Jeremy on The Beat 92.5: https://www.thebeat925.ca/shows/the-jeremy-white-show/summary 

    Tom Prather on IG: www.instagram.com/iamtomprather 

    Making Waves: www.makingwavespodcast.com 

    The Blue Wave on IG: www.instagram.com/thebluewaveco 

    SPONSORS: 

    Jesse Itzler’s BYLR 30 Days of Excellence. “30 Days of Excellence" is a weekly, live life coaching program created to give folks a deep dive into the mindset and principles behind 3 unique leaders. Live training from experts like Wim Hof, Jim Kwik, and more!  Jesse Itzler (Renowned Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author, Endurance Athlete), Chadd Wright (former Navy Seal), Marq Brown (former NFL player), and special monthly guests as they openly discuss the habits and routines that have led them to the top of their fields. Whether you are an entrepreneur, athlete, or parent you will benefit from this live training program.  

    Get 50% off the first month! 

    www.bylr.com 

    Use code: WAVES at checkout  



    Britches Great Outdoors A world-famous clothing brand that brought you the iconic Warthog and the Original Rugby!  

    Get 10% off your order! 

    www.warthog.vip 

    Use code: WAVES at checkout  



    THE LINKS:  

    https://www.thebluewave.net/single-post/jeremy-white 

    Apple Podcasts: https://iTunes.apple.com/us/podcast/making-waves-with-tom-prather/id1291939396?mt=2 

    Spotify Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/show/13tZRIaayzQOj1AbCizuQM 

    Google Podcasts: https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy80ODkxMGQwL3BvZGNhc3QvcnNz 

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ab_WjzMDsdc 



    Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is a presentation of The Blue Wave Video Production Company. www.thebluewave.net

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:6 Chef Scott Crawford

    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:6 Chef Scott Crawford

    The New Episode of Making Waves is live right now on Apple and Spotify!

    Scott Crawford is a chef and entrepreneur based in Raleigh, North Carolina who owns Crawford and Son and Jolie. Definitely road trip worthy no matter where you are from. We discussed where his love for cooking originated, the challenges of opening your own restaurants, how he overcame addiction and celebrates sobriety. We also discussed the similarities between cooking and creating music.

    Frankie on IG: www.instagram.com/chefscottcrawford

    Crawford and Son IG: www.instagram.com/crawfordnson

    Jolie Restaurant IG: www.instagram.com/jolierestaurant

    Tom Prather on IG: www.instagram.com/iamtomprather

    The Blue Wave on IG: www.instagram.com/thebluewaveco

    SPONSORS:

    Jesse Itzler’s BYLR 30 Days of Excellence

    “30 Days of Excellence" is a weekly, live life coaching program created to give folks a deep dive into the mindset and principles behind 3 unique leaders. Live training from experts like Wim Hof, Jim Kwik, and more!

    Jesse Itzler (Renowned Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author, Endurance Athlete), Chadd Wright (former Navy Seal), Marq Brown (former NFL player), and special monthly guests as they openly discuss the habits and routines that have led them to the top of their fields. Whether you are an entrepreneur, athlete, or parent you will benefit from this live training program.

    Get 50% off the first month!

    www.bylr.com

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    Britches Great Outdoors

    A world-famous clothing brand that brought you the iconic Warthog and the Original Rugby!

    Get 10% off your order!

    www.warthog.vip

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    THE LINKS:

    https://www.thebluewave.net/single-post/scott-crawford

    Apple Podcasts:

    https://iTunes.apple.com/us/podcast/making-waves-with-tom-prather/id1291939396?mt=2

    Spotify Podcast:

    https://open.spotify.com/show/13tZRIaayzQOj1AbCizuQM

    Google Podcasts:

    https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy80ODkxMGQwL3BvZGNhc3QvcnNz

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ab_WjzMDsdc

    Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is a presentation of The Blue Wave Video Production Company.

    www.thebluewave.net

    • 1 hr 38 min
    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:5 Frankie Orange

    Making Waves Podcast | S:3 E:5 Frankie Orange

    Frankie Orange is a world-famous tattoo artist, entrepreneur, and owner of Orange Tattoo Company in Annapolis, Maryland. In this episode, Frankie discusses touring the world with bands like NSYNC, Metallica, and The Rolling Stones as a tattoo artist and seasoned member of the tour crew. Frankie shared about life on the road while living a clean and straight-edged life, how tattooing Justin Timberlake made him famous overnight, and what medical condition forced an early retirement from tattooing. Most importantly, Frankie shared how being a dad is his most important job.

    Frankie on IG: www.instagram.com/frankie_orange

    Orange Tattoo Company IG: www.instagram.com/orangetattoocompany

    Orange Tattoo Company: www.orangetattoocompany.com

    Tom Prather on IG: www.instagram.com/iamtomprather

    The Blue Wave on IG: www.instagram.com/thebluewaveco

    Song mentioned in the podcast, H20 "I know why": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PonkfYw3RUY

    SPONSORS:

    Jesse Itzler’s BYLR 30 Days of Excellence

    “30 Days of Excellence" is a weekly, live life coaching program created to give folks a deep dive into the mindset and principles behind 3 unique leaders. Live training from experts like Wim Hof, Jim Kwik, and more!

    Jesse Itzler (Renowned Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author, Endurance Athlete), Chadd Wright (former Navy Seal), Marq Brown (former NFL player), and special monthly guests as they openly discuss the habits and routines that have led them to the top of their fields.

    Whether you are an entrepreneur, athlete, or parent you will benefit from this live training program.

    Get 50% off the first month!

    www.bylr.com

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    Britches Great Outdoors

    A world-famous clothing brand that brought you the iconic Warthog and the Original Rugby!

    Get 10% off your order!

    www.warthog.vip

    Use code: WAVES at checkout

    THE LINKS:

    https://www.thebluewave.net/single-post/frankie-orange

    Apple Podcasts:https://iTunes.apple.com/us/podcast/making-waves-with-tom-prather/id1291939396?mt=2

    Spotify Podcast:https://open.spotify.com/show/13tZRIaayzQOj1AbCizuQM

    Google Podcasts:https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy80ODkxMGQwL3BvZGNhc3QvcnNz

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ab_WjzMDsdc

    Making Waves Podcast with Tom Prather is a presentation of The Blue Wave Video Production Company.

    www.thebluewave.net

    • 2 hr 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
3 Ratings

3 Ratings

Top Podcasts In Business