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Jay Clouse and Eric Hornung

Named a top 27 business podcast by Fortune, upside examines startup investing outside of Silicon Valley. Every Wednesday, we speak with an early... more

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AireXpert // Keeping planes in the air with real-time synchronization for maintenance, tech ops, and flight crews [UP090]

Interview Begins 8:09 Debrief 48:37 Andy Hakes is the founder and CEO of AirExpert. AireXpert offers maintenance control, quality assurance, base, line and... more

21 Jul 2021 · 1 hour,
Jack Greco of Buffalo Bridge // the co-founder of Buffalo’s first unicorn on giving back to build the ecosystem [CC079]

Interview Begins : 7:37 Debrief: 45:43 Jack Greco is the co-founder of ACV auctions. ACV auctions is an online marketplace for used cars.... more

14 Jul 2021 · 50 minutes
Karla Gallardo of Viwala // providing revenue-based loans for women entrepreneurs in Mexico [CC078]

Interview Begins : 6:57 Debrief: 37:08 Karla Gallardo is the CEO of Viwala. Viwala provides loans for women entrepreneurs who have high-impact businesses... more

07 Jul 2021 · 41 minutes
Reclaim // a smart calendar assistant helping find time for your real priorities [UP089]

Interview Begins 6:53 Debrief 52:25 Patrick Lightbody is the co-founder of Reclaim. Reclaim is a smart calendar assistant that can save you... more

30 Jun 2021 · 1 hour,
John Gannon of GoingVC // helping people break into venture capital [CC077]

Interview begins: 6:28 Debrief: 41:25 John Gannon is the co-founder and general partner of GoingVC. John has mentored thousands of current and aspiring... more

23 Jun 2021 · 46 minutes
Revisiting "Test City, USA" // now streaming online for free! [JE022]

When we filmed Test City, USA in the summer of 2019 about the startup ecosystem in Columbus, Ohio, we knew... more

14 Jun 2021 · 16 minutes
Ginger Rothrock of HG Ventures // corporate venture capital investing in heavy construction and materials, environmental services, and specialty chemicals [CC076]

Interview begins: 7:16 Debrief: 43:38 Ginger Rothrock is a Senior Director at HG Ventures. HG Ventures supports innovation and growth across The Heritage... more

09 Jun 2021 · 49 minutes
Tom Cottingham of Flyover Future // building a news organization covering innovation in 20+ cities across the midwest. [CC075]

Interview begins: 7:00 Debrief: 38:33 Tom Cottingham is the founder and CEO of Flyover Future. Flyover Future is a digital newsletter covering... more

02 Jun 2021 · 44 minutes
William Hsu of Mucker Capital // an accelerator committed to getting to you to your next round of funding [CC073]

Interview begins: 7:07 Debrief: 38:45 William Hsu is a founding partner at Mucker Capital. He started his career as a founder, creating... more

26 May 2021 · 44 minutes
Rally // buying & selling equity shares in ultra-rare, collectible assets [UP088]

Interview begins: 5:59 Debrief: 50:11 Rob Petrozzo is the co-founder and Chief Product Officer for Rally. Rally is a liquid financial marketplace for... more

19 May 2021 · 1 hour, 1 minute
AireXpert // Keeping planes in the air with real-time synchronization for maintenance, tech ops, and flight crews [UP090]