Buki - Innovating Luxury Clothing with Fiber Technology

Buki - Innovating Luxury Clothing with Fiber Technology

CONFESSION: The first thing I do when I get home is take off my uncomfortable dress shoes and pants and throw on my cozy sweats. Sometimes I do this before I even say hi to my family. I know it’s bad… But dress clothes are just uncomfortable! Maybe you’re like me. You want to look good in your clothing but it’s hard to find work clothes that are stylish and comfortable. Buki, a Seattle based clothing company is here to make your comfort dreams a reality.

Brian Howe: Continuing Seattle's Legacy of Health Care Innovation

Brian Howe: Continuing Seattle's Legacy of Health Care Innovation

Brian Howe has started and sold his own socially conscious law firm, founded Impact Hub - a co-working space geared towards nonprofits and B Corp companies and has recently co-founded and is the acting CEO at Format Health - a company that’s built a mobile Cardiac Arrest Guidance System that is saving lives and innovating health care data capturing at the same time.

Aswin Pranam: Fostering a Culture of Innovation and Startup Development in Seattle

Aswin Pranam: Fostering a Culture of Innovation and Startup Development in Seattle

Ever had an idea for a business but didn't know where to start to create it? Research shows that one of the key barriers to a successful and sustainable company is a lack of mentorship and camaraderie. On today's episode, Tyler talks with Aswin Pranam, Co-Director at the Founder Institute Seattle - the world's premier pre-seed startup accelerator.

Zach Wingfield, ZWING Films: Contributing a New Style to Seattle’s Car Culture

Zach Wingfield, ZWING Films: Contributing a New Style to Seattle’s Car Culture

Zach Wingfield is a creative producer and visionary filmmaker based out of Seattle, WA. With over 42k YouTube subscribers to his channel ZwingFilms, Zach has built a platform that’s allowed him to work with some of the most prestigious car brands around the world. Sit back and enjoy my interview with Zach Wingfield as he shares stories from his world travels in the car industry and the many lessons he’s learned from an aspiring entrepreneur in Seattle.

Is Seattle Falling? Signs of an economic correction

Is Seattle Falling? Signs of an economic correction

Since September 2016, Seattle has been the hottest housing market in the country. Home prices here have grown about $200,000. But all of that changed in August of 2018 when inventory almost tripled and home prices fell on average $25,000. So what does this mean for the Seattle housing market? Will we see another housing crash like in 2008? Will we lose all of the equity our investments have gained? Will we be okay, Seattle?

SniffSpot Founder, David Adams: Seattle's Daytime Airbnb for Dogs

SniffSpot Founder, David Adams: Seattle's Daytime Airbnb for Dogs

It's no secret that Seattle loves dogs. With more dogs than children and fourteen off-leash dog parks, being a canine in the Emerald City is a pretty good gig. But while off-leash dog parks are a great service, not all dogs are friendly. Poor dog park experiences have caused some in-city pet owners to steer clear of the off-leash park options. Sniffspot hopes to be the answer to this problem while also giving dog-loving property owners a way to make passive income.

Ben Malcolmson: From Pee Wee Dropout to the Seahawks Sidelines

Ben Malcolmson: From Pee Wee Dropout to the Seahawks Sidelines

In 1995, after a disheartening Pee Wee football experience, undersized fifth-grader Ben Malcolmson solemnly vowed never to step onto a football field again. And no one was more shocked than Ben, 11 years later, to find his name on a list of football players added to the #1 ranked USC Trojan football team after their spring walk-on tryouts. 

In 2010, Malcolmson was asked to move to Seattle with Head Coach, Pete Carroll, to be his Special Assistant. Ben has been with the Hawks ever since. 

S2 E19: Monica Guzman, Founder of The Evergrey: What it Takes to be a “Local” in Seattle Today

S2 E19: Monica Guzman, Founder of The Evergrey: What it Takes to be a “Local” in Seattle Today

This week, we sit down with Monica Guzman, the founder and director of the Evergrey. A leading digital news publication that helps Seattleites make the most of their city. On this episode you’ll hear how Guzman started the Evergrey and what she hopes it accomplishes for residents of Seattle. We also discuss her thoughts on Seattle’s current affordability issues, and her views on the idea of “good” journalism in today’s political climate.

S2 E 17: Cheryl Ingram: Is Seattle a Diverse City?

S2 E 17: Cheryl Ingram: Is Seattle a Diverse City?

While we tend to think of Seattle as an inclusive and diverse city, the data shows that we still have a lot of work to do. With the growing gap of affordability, progressive Seattle workplaces are partnering with companies like Diverse City LLC to ensure they continue to pull the best talent from all demographics. Join us for an inspiring and challenging conversation with Cheryl Ingram, PhD and CEO of Diverse City, LLC.

S2 E15: Roger Valdez: Sharp-Tongued Philosopher and Provocateur for Urban Density

S2 E15: Roger Valdez: Sharp-Tongued Philosopher and Provocateur for Urban Density

This week we sit down with Roger Valdez, the Director of Seattle for Growth, a partnership advocating for creating more housing of all types, in all neighborhoods, for all levels of income. He is a self-proclaimed lobbyist for developers and evangelist for growth and free-market economics. In this episode we discuss Valdez's “slice the pie thinner” vs. “bake more pies” analogy and how Seattle’s citizens must learn how to balance their morals with their own self-interests.

S2 E14: Exstreamist's Rob Toledo: How Streaming is Changing the Landscape of Entertainment

S2 E14: Exstreamist's Rob Toledo: How Streaming is Changing the Landscape of Entertainment

On this episode, Tyler and Phil sit down with Seattle resident and Exstreamist.com founder Rob Toledo to discuss how streaming is changing the landscape of entertainment for cable companies, content providers, and customers. We also chat Toledo's favorite watering holes in Seattle’s Wedgwood neighborhood and how he managed to turn binge-watching Netflix into a career.