1 hr 11 min

Russ Perry, founder of Design Pickle The Startup Story

    • Entrepreneurship

About this episode

Everyone gets hyped up about a software as a service startup. However, what’s incredibly unique is a service as a service design solution. Imagine a service model with no contracts and a graphic designer who will create anything you need. This is just what Design Pickle is.


Russ Perry is the founder of Design Pickle. Much like their name, they set themselves apart and provide unlimited graphic design work for a flat monthly fee. I use this service myself and it has been amazing. In this episode, Russ answers direct business questions from a live audience. Tune in to hear his highs, lows, successes, and failures.


In this episode, you'll hear.


How Russ grew up.
The steps that led him into entrepreneurship and founding Design Pickle.
Where he lands in the spectrum between pessimism and optimism.
What made him finally decide things had to change in regards to his drinking.
How he grew Design Pickle to where it is today.
Why establishing trust is critical.
Who he looks to for a business model.
Where he wants to see Design Pickle go in the next 5 years.


Resources from this episode

Join Grindology: https://grindology.com/


ExpressVPN: Get 3 Months Free → https://www.expressvpn.com/startupstory


Get Emails: https://app.getemails.com/referrals/newaccount?ref=R18HWW5


The Startup Story Inner Circle: https://www.thestartupstory.co/vip


The Startup Story on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/thestartupstory
The Startup Story is now on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/jamesmckinney
The Startup Story on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thestartupstory


Get Design Pickle’s free creative bundle + 30% DISCOUNT: https://designpickle.com/startupstory/


Russ on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/russperry/


Share the podcast

The Startup Story community has been so incredible sharing our podcast with others, and we thank you! We do have more stories to tell and more people to reach. There are three ways you can help.


First, the most powerful way you can support this podcast is by leaving a review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to podcasts.


Second, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, and be sure to share your favorite Startup Story episodes with your friends and on social media. Tag or mention @thestartupstory.co so we can give you a virtual high five and a thank you!


Lastly, share the podcast on LinkedIn. The Startup Story podcast is for entrepreneurs. Don’t underestimate the power of sharing on LinkedIn so other entrepreneurs can discover us.


With your support, we hope to further our reach in encouraging and inspiring the founders of today and tomorrow. Thank you!


EPISODE CREDITS

If you like this podcast and are thinking of creating your own, consider talking to my producer, Danny Ozment.


He helps thought leaders, influencers, executives, HR professionals, recruiters, lawyers, realtors, bloggers, and authors create, launch, and produce podcasts that grow their business and impact the world.


Contact him today at https://emeraldcitypro.com/startupstory

About this episode

Everyone gets hyped up about a software as a service startup. However, what’s incredibly unique is a service as a service design solution. Imagine a service model with no contracts and a graphic designer who will create anything you need. This is just what Design Pickle is.


Russ Perry is the founder of Design Pickle. Much like their name, they set themselves apart and provide unlimited graphic design work for a flat monthly fee. I use this service myself and it has been amazing. In this episode, Russ answers direct business questions from a live audience. Tune in to hear his highs, lows, successes, and failures.


In this episode, you'll hear.


How Russ grew up.
The steps that led him into entrepreneurship and founding Design Pickle.
Where he lands in the spectrum between pessimism and optimism.
What made him finally decide things had to change in regards to his drinking.
How he grew Design Pickle to where it is today.
Why establishing trust is critical.
Who he looks to for a business model.
Where he wants to see Design Pickle go in the next 5 years.


Resources from this episode

Join Grindology: https://grindology.com/


ExpressVPN: Get 3 Months Free → https://www.expressvpn.com/startupstory


Get Emails: https://app.getemails.com/referrals/newaccount?ref=R18HWW5


The Startup Story Inner Circle: https://www.thestartupstory.co/vip


The Startup Story on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/thestartupstory
The Startup Story is now on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/jamesmckinney
The Startup Story on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thestartupstory


Get Design Pickle’s free creative bundle + 30% DISCOUNT: https://designpickle.com/startupstory/


Russ on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/russperry/


Share the podcast

The Startup Story community has been so incredible sharing our podcast with others, and we thank you! We do have more stories to tell and more people to reach. There are three ways you can help.


First, the most powerful way you can support this podcast is by leaving a review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to podcasts.


Second, follow us on Facebook and Instagram, and be sure to share your favorite Startup Story episodes with your friends and on social media. Tag or mention @thestartupstory.co so we can give you a virtual high five and a thank you!


Lastly, share the podcast on LinkedIn. The Startup Story podcast is for entrepreneurs. Don’t underestimate the power of sharing on LinkedIn so other entrepreneurs can discover us.


With your support, we hope to further our reach in encouraging and inspiring the founders of today and tomorrow. Thank you!


EPISODE CREDITS

If you like this podcast and are thinking of creating your own, consider talking to my producer, Danny Ozment.


He helps thought leaders, influencers, executives, HR professionals, recruiters, lawyers, realtors, bloggers, and authors create, launch, and produce podcasts that grow their business and impact the world.


Contact him today at https://emeraldcitypro.com/startupstory

1 hr 11 min

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