Entrepreneurship Episodes

Sept. 7, 2021

Jeannine A. Cook: How Harriett's Bookshop Survived Prejudice, Protest…

Jeannine Cook is the Founder and Shopkeeper at Harriett's Bookshop, named after Harriett Tubman. In February 2020, Harriett's Bo…

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Dec. 18, 2019

Steve Charles: From the Farms of Lancaster to the Library of the Futu…

Steve Charles serves on the Board of Trustees at Temple University, where he’s spent years providing scholarships and other finan…

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Nov. 27, 2019

Dan Berkowitz: From The Disco Biscuits to Coachella, Bringing VIP Con…

Dan Berkowitz is the Founder and CEO of CID Entertainment. CID offers enhanced live music and travel experiences for many differe…

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Sept. 11, 2019

Rakia Reynolds: Helping Serena Williams & Other Celebrities Share The…

Rakia Reynolds is the Founder & CEO of Skai Blue Media, a public relations agency that's worked with clients such as Serena Willi…

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Sept. 5, 2019

Melissa Alam: Social Media & Branding Expert, Founder of Female-focus…

Melissa Alam is an entrepreneur and freelance brand strategist. If you’ve ever grabbed coffee at La Colombe, cracked open a Budwe…

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July 30, 2019

Julian Brodsky: The Creation of Comcast

Julian Brodsky is the original CFO of Comcast, and a Philadelphia native. He and Daniel Aaron were the partners of Comcast Founde…

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July 10, 2019

Nonya Collier: Why We All Should Practice Improv

Nonya Collier is the chief of staff at Metro Corp media, the publisher of Philadelphia Magazine. Before that, she has had quite t…

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May 9, 2019

Mac Frederick: Sacrificing His Dream Job at Google to Help Small Busi…

Mac Frederick is the Founder and CEO of two companies: one, Momentum Digital, is a digital marketing agency. The other, Phone Rep…

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April 9, 2019

Liz Brown: From High School Dropout to Award-Winning Tech CEO

Liz Brown is the Managing Director at Backstage Philadelphia, an arm of Backstage Capital, a venture capital investment firm that…

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March 15, 2019

Emily Foote Williams: Leading an Education Startup Through Tragedy

In 2011, Emily Foote Williams co-founded an online education platform to help prepare students for the professional world. That c…

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March 5, 2019

Kiera Smalls: Creating City Fit Girls and Leading the Philly Tech Sce…

Kiera Smalls is the Executive Director of Philly Startup Leaders, a nonprofit that connects Philly entrepreneurs to the resources…

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Feb. 19, 2019

Richard Vague: Businessman, Art Enthusiast, and Philanthropist Who Be…

Richard Vague is currently one of the managing partners of Gabriel Investments and the president of the Philadelphia Live Arts an…

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Jan. 17, 2019

Lauren Nolan-Sellers: From HGTV Dreamer to Best of Houzz in 3 Years

Lauren Nolan-Sellers is an interior designer. In 2012, Lauren left her career as a teacher to start Trust the Vision Decor, an in…

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Dec. 12, 2018

Josh Kopelman: Founder of First Round Capital & Early Investor in Ube…

Josh Kopelman has been an active entrepreneur and investor in the Internet industry since its commercialization. In 1992, while h…

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Nov. 29, 2018

Max Tuttleman: Fighting the Opioid Epidemic through Philanthropy and …

Max Tuttleman is an investor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who’s focused on studying and developing cannabis products. He’s c…

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