John Roach, Chief Creative, Writing a Story for the Big Screen - Episode 137

John Roach, Chief Creative, Writing a Story for the Big Screen – Episode 137

John Roach is the Founder and Chief of Creative Strategy at Roach, a full service video production and post-production house with more than 30 years of experience working with some of America’s best-known brands. Whether it's an explainer or a social media video (or anything in between), John's team approaches their client work with pride, style,…

Krista Galbraith, CEO Manufacturing Success with Change – Episode 38

Krista Galbraith is the CEO of K&S Manufacturing, a 45-year-old metal stamping and contract manufacturing company founded by her Dad.  Krista was unexpectedly “handed the keys” so to speak in 2011 when her Dad became ill and could no longer run the business. At the time, she was a nurse, working in the Intensive Care Unit…

Dan Einhorn, What Venture Capitalists Expect From You – Episode 18

Dan Einhorn is a Principal and Founder of Capital Midwest Fund, where he focuses on providing growth capital to early stage technology focused companies.  Dan went to Cornell University, graduating from its School of Hotel Administration, thinking that running country clubs would be a great career – and an opportunity to play a lot of golf.  When that dream…

Why My Mirror Means More To Me Than My Photo

I’m not a narcissist. I promise and pinky swear.  But I have to admit that I don’t mind looking at myself in the mirror.  I prefer that to seeing myself in pictures, by a long shot. When I look in the mirror, I see hair and height, straight teeth, youth.  I can’t hope for handsome. …

Entrepreneurs Make Things Happen

I get excited about meeting and spending time with all kinds of entrepreneurs. It’s where I feel like I belong. In particular, I like meeting and learning about entrepreneurs who started from nothing, and with nothing, then managed to turn that nothing into something. They have something really special about them. I met one of…