G2 Crowd CEO Tim Handorf recently raised $30 million in series B funding for a company he sparked during a conversation at a Cubs game. His company is a B2B system that brings your business authentic user reviews. Bad reviews can help you assess issues, limit risks, and get working in the right direction.
Rumi Spice was founded by three veterans who made a combined nine deployments to Afghanistan. In their time overseas, they learned about the life and agriculture surrounding saffron, one of the most expensive spices in the world. Director of Product Development Laura Willis and Co-founder Keith Alaniz are investing in Afghani women and agriculture and…
Designer Craighton Berman launched Manual, a design studio celebrating the art of food and drink. Berman’s motto is take it slow, and his startup journey has been one of patience. He currently designs drink products that bring a meditative process to your morning coffee. Special Guest Showbiz Shelly joins Scott Kitun.
At the age of 23, SoMe Connect Co-founder Aalap Shah left a great job with a top accounting firm to go and create his own company. He started in toys but is now looking to help other build their online brands and reach. Scott Kitun discusses the bond between startups and the call that tells…
PeaPodicity Co-founders Ahrani Logan and Brett Haase met on twitter and then started a company. The two founders both had a vision to expand education tech, including augmented reality meant to teach STEM. Learn how networking on twitter led the duo to business success.
According to a recent study completed by the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign, sleeping apps are bologna. That doesn’t mean that they could help you on the path to a better night’s rest.
Brands are relying more on instagram to spread its next campaign. PopularPays Co-Founder Corbett Drummey left his job and built a platform for creators and brands to connect. Listen to find out what it takes to attract major brands like SkinnyPop and Kind Snacks.
Scott Kitun and host of the Feed Sean Froelich have a lively discussion about the recent happenings in the tech world including Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook live violence, phishing scams and paying off your student debt with ChangEd.
Get an inside look at the dealings of building an app from the conceptual stage. Entrepreneur and musician Shawn Foster is developing a project to help Chicago musicians find and audience. Learn about the key moves it takes to build a project.
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