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#214: Griddling with Blackstone Products CEO Roger Dahle

On today’s podcast we have Blackstone Products CEO Roger Dahle. Blackstone Products is a design-driven company that is redefining the outdoor cooking experience with griddle cooking appliances and accessories.

On the show, Roger discusses:
-How he invented the home griddle and created Blackstone Products
-Why griddling is becoming so popular
-How they utilize social media and original content to drive brand awareness
-His favorite thing to cook on the griddle
-And more

#205: Leadership Chat: Eve co-CEOs, Jerry DeMuro and Andre Stein

On today’s podcast we welcome special guests, Eve co-CEOs, Jerry DeMuro and Andre Stein. Eve is a recent corporate carve-out from Brazilian multinational aerospace manufacturer Embraer and a leader in the development of next-generation Urban Air Mobility.

 

On the show, Jerry and Andre discuss:

-Flying cars - Eve’s next-generation Urban Air Mobility solutions

-The corporate carve-out and going-public transaction

-How Eve differs from competitors in the eVTOL space

-The potential $760 billion market they are pursuing

-And more

#204: LeadershipChat: ElectraMeccanica Vehicles CEO Kevin Pavlov

On today’s show we welcome special guest, ElectraMeccanica Vehicles CEO Kevin Pavlov. ElectraMeccanica is a Canadian designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles. The company’s flagship vehicle is the single-seat electric vehicle called the SOLO.

 

On the podcast, Kevin discusses:

-The story behind the unique, three-wheel design of the SOLO

-How they plan to scale the electric vehicle company

-Why they use an asset-light contract manufacturing model

-The competitive environment and how ElectraMeccanica vehicles stand out

-And more

#203: Leadership Chat: Terran Orbital CEO Marc Bell

On today’s podcast we welcome special guest, Terran Orbital CEO and Chairman Marc Bell. Terran Orbital is a pioneer in the development, innovation and operation of small satellites and earth observation solutions.

 

On the show, Marc discusses:

-How he built numerous successful businesses in different industries including real estate, entertainment and space

-The opportunity that he sees small satellites

-How running a vertically integrated business gives them a competitive advantage

-Keys to thriving as an entrepreneur and business leader

-And more

 

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#202: Leadership Chat: SES President Rohit Makharia

February 28, 2022 - On today’s podcast we welcome special guest, SES President Rohit Makharia. SES is a leader in the development and manufacturing of high-performance Lithium-Metal rechargeable batteries for electric vehicles.

 

On the show, Rohit discusses:

-Some of the innovations and breakthroughs in battery tech that he has worked on over his career

-Why investors and consumers should care about lithium metal batteries

-SES’s revenue ramp and future path to profitability

-His thoughts on the SPAC merger process

-And more

 

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#201: Leadership Chat: Rezolve CEO Dan Wagner

On today’s show we welcome special guest Dan Wagner, Rezolve’s Founder, CEO and Chairman. Rezolve is a leader in mobile commerce and engagement.

 

On the podcast, Dan discusses:

-Key lessons learned from 35 years of entrepreneurship and 7 successful startups

-The opportunity within mobile eCommerce

-His game plan in taking Rezolve public

-The most important aspect of the Rezolve story that investors should know

-And more

 

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#200: State of the Markets 5 - The Bursting of the Growth Stock Bubble. What’s Next?

On the 200th episode of the Absolute Return Podcast, Mike and Julian chat about:

CPI hits 7.5%, a 40-year high. How Bad Will it Get?

Growth Stocks Taken to the Woodshed. Is Peloton heading to zero?

Weirdo Couple Arrested Trying to Launder $4.5 Billion of Bitcoins from 2016 Bitfinex Hack. Any Implications?

APE DAO Liquidation?

 

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#199: Leadership Chat: BM Technologies CEO Luvleen Sidhu

On today’s podcast we welcome special guest, BM Technologies Chair, CEO and Founder Luvleen Sidhu. BM Technologies is a leader in mobile banking technology that provides digital banking platforms with checking and savings accounts, and more.

 

On the show, Luvleen discusses:

  • The opportunity for entrepreneurs in fintech
  • How management consulting experience and an MBA from Wharton assisted her in becoming an entrepreneur
  • Founding a fintech company at 28 and taking it public
  • Key opportunities in the crypto space
  • And more

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#198: Leadership Chat: GreenBox POS Co-Founder Ben Errez

On today’s podcast we welcome special guest Ben Errez, GreenBox POS Co-Founder and Chairman. GreenBox POS is a fintech company offering blockchain ledger and smart contract token technologies to create seamless payment processing solutions.

 

On the show, Ben discusses:

-The macro case for the global digital payment market

-His thoughts on crypto, digital currencies and stablecoins

-Details about the company’s stablecoin offering

-A rebuke to a recent short seller report on the company

-And more

 

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#197: Shimon Elkabetz, Co-Founder and CEO of Tomorrow.io

January 31, 2022 - On today’s podcast we welcome special guest, Tomorrow.io Co-Founder and CEO, Shimon Elkabetz. Tomorrow.io is a developer of a leading platform for global weather and climate security.

 

On the show, Shimon discusses:

-Transitioning from the Israeli military to entrepreneurship

-What inspired him to start the business

-How the platform uses machine learning to translate hyperlocal forecasts into actionable insights

-Mitigating climate and addressing ESG a major focus

-And more

 

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