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Gritty Founder

By Kreig Kent

Gritty Founder is a daily podcast series where business founders share their stories of grit, determination, and success. The podcast celebrates the heroes who build the companies of their dreams and never quit along the way. The podcast features some of the top founders in Silicon Valley and has been in the making for a long time. Gritty Founder is the first daily podcast in the business category that is currently live. It is meant to encourage founders and provide a daily dose of entrepreneurial wisdom and strategic advice for founders all over the world. You can learn more at

  1. 1.
    00073. How Dutch Bros Coffee Founder Travis Boersma Built a Mind-Blowing Coffee Company with over 300 Locations11/15/2019
  2. 2.
    00072. Ask Kreig: Ep 3. What Is One of the Most Important Characteristics of a Successful Entrepreneur? (feat. Ryan Carson of Treehouse)11/14/2019
  3. 3.
    00070. How Alex Canter Raised $18 Million to Make Online Ordering Easier Across the Nation with Ordermark11/12/2019
  4. 4.
    00069. Ask Kreig: Ep 2. What Are the Chances of Your Startup Failing?11/11/2019
  5. 5.
    00068. How Bart Lorang Exited His First Company at Age 16 and Is Now the Founder & CEO of FullContact11/10/2019
  6. 6.
    00067. How Futuristic Visionary VOIP Founder Alex Mashinsky Is Innovating with Celsius Network — After Building Seven Companies with Total Exits over $3 Billion11/9/2019
  7. 7.
    00066. How Farmgirl Flowers Founder & CEO Christina Stembel Bootstrapped and Built a Successful Floral Empire11/8/2019
  8. 8.
    00065. How Luis Perez Built Remoov to Make Your Clutter Disappear11/7/2019
  1. 9.
    00064. How Paul Berberian — Serial Entrepreneur and CEO of Sphero, Sold His First Business for Millions and Subsequently Built Several More11/6/2019
  2. 10.
    00063. How R.T. Custer Turned a Kickstarter Project into a Booming Manufacturing Business Called Vortic Watch Company11/5/2019
  3. 11.
    00062. How Visionary Entrepreneur David Hose Built Seven Businesses and Is Now the CEO of AirMap11/4/2019
  4. 12.
    00061. How Rob Biederman Is Helping Companies Go from Strategy to Execution with Catalant Technologies11/3/2019
  5. 13.
    00060. Ask Kreig: Ep 1. Should I Raise Venture Capital?11/2/2019
  6. 14.
    00059. How Mike Townsend Raised $23 Million with HomeHero, and Is Now Bootstrapping a Crypto Gift Card Exchange Called Redeeem11/1/2019
  7. 15.
    00058. From Cleaning Toilets to $60 Million, How Amiad Soto Saw an Opportunity to Capitalize on the Growing Airbnb Economy with Guesty10/31/2019
  8. 16.
    00057. Why the Future of Learning is the Future of Work — How Mike Adams Co-founded Grain to Make Voice More Collaborative10/30/2019
  9. 17.
    00056. How John S. Kim Built SendBird from a near Death Company to More Than $120 Million in Funding10/29/2019
  10. 18.
    00055. How Emmanuel Straschnov Co-Founded Bubble, a Programming Tool That Makes Code Obsolete10/28/2019
  11. 19.
    00054. How Peter Rojas Founded Gizmodo and Engadget, Two of the Biggest Blogs in Tech, and Ultimately Forged a Career as a Venture Capitalist10/27/2019
  12. 20.
    00053. How Former US Marine Anthony Vennare Built Fitt, the Discovery Platform for Health and Fitness Experiences10/26/2019
  13. 21.
    00052. How Andrea Loubier Co-Founded Mailbird and Built an Email Software Empire from the Tropical Island of Bali10/25/2019
  14. 22.
    00051. How Greg Mercer Ditched His Dream Job to Build Jungle Scout and All His Entrepreneurial Lessons in Between10/24/2019
  15. 23.
    00050. How Eugenio Pace Built Auth0 into a Billion Dollar Company in Less Than Seven Years10/23/2019
  16. 24.
    00049. How Garrett Dimon Built and Sold Sifter While Dealing with Health Issues That Ultimately Led to Amputating His Left Leg10/22/2019
  17. 25.
    00048. How Winfield Durham Went from Paper Delivery Boy to Coffee Company Mogul10/21/2019
  18. 26.
    00047. How John Higley Is Saving the Water of the World with EQO10/20/2019
  19. 27.
    00046. How Joe De Sena Went from Cleaning Pools to the Stock Market to Building Spartan, a World Leader in Obstacle Course Races10/19/2019
  20. 28.
    00045. How Khaled Naim Started Onfleet in a Stanford Dorm Room and Built It into a Category Leader in the Logistics Industry10/18/2019
  21. 29.
    00044. How Sam Lillie Built Vinder, the World's First HI-Tech, Food Co-Op, with Less Than $2010/17/2019
  22. 30.
    00043. How Wyatt Jozwowski Co-Founded and Grew Demio to $1M ARR Without Outside Funding10/16/2019
  23. 31.
    00042. How Wil Schroter Built and Grew, the World's Largest Startup Launch Platform10/15/2019
  24. 32.
    00041. How Renee Wang Built Castbox, a Leading Global Podcast Platform10/14/2019
  25. 33.
    00040. How John Doherty Bootstrapped Marketplace Credo After Being Laid off from a Six Figure Job10/13/2019
  26. 34.
    00039. How Hannah Davis, Founder of BANGS Shoes, Built a Global Community Driven Brand on Social Media10/12/2019
  27. 35.
    00038. How Brie Thomason Started and Grew Brie'sta Coffee Company to 42 Employees at Just 20 Years Old10/11/2019
  28. 36.
    00037. Wine, Jerky & Consumer Growth Equity - Jon Sebastiani's Journey to Sonoma Brands10/11/2019
  29. 37.
    00036. How to Build a Successful Open Source Enterprise Software Company with Ev Kontsevoy of Gravitational10/10/2019
  30. 38.
    00035. Brian Wong's Cheat Code: Shortcuts To Getting a Leg up on the Competition10/9/2019
  31. 39.
    00034. How Ben Tossell Made 6-Figures in Revenue Teaching People How to Build Without Code on Makerpad10/8/2019
  32. 40.
    00033. How Australian Entrepreneur Dan Norris Built WP Curve, Sold It to GoDaddy, and Then Built Black Hops Brewing, a Craft Beer Brewery10/7/2019
  33. 41.
    00032. From Teacher to Tech Founder - How Omar Zenhom Started WebinarNinja10/6/2019
  34. 42.
    00031. How Wade Foster built Zapier to $50 Million in ARR with Over 3 Million Users10/5/2019
  35. 43.
    00030. How Julie Fredrickson, Co-Founder and CEO of Stowaway Cosmetics, Built a Premium Cosmetics Brand10/4/2019
  36. 44.
    00029. How Nick Francis Built Help Scout to Help Businesses Deliver Great Customer Service10/3/2019
  37. 45.
    00028. How Vinay Patankar Built Process Street to Help Turn Businesses into Automated, Self Growing Machines10/2/2019
  38. 46.
    00027. How Amanda Bradford Raised $2.1 Million in Seed Funding to Build The League, a Membership Dating App10/1/2019
  39. 47.
    00026. How Mada Seghete Co-Founded Branch, a Deep Linking and Mobile Metrics Company9/30/2019
  40. 48.
    00025. How Michael Bryzek Built Flow, a Flexible All-In-One Solution‎ for Global Ecommerce9/29/2019
  41. 49.
    00024. How Laura Behrens Wu Built Shippo and Raised over $30 Million to Revolutionize Real Time Shipping Options for Businesses9/28/2019
  42. 50.
    00023. How Jesse Draper Went from Television Actress to Venture Capitalist at Halogen Ventures9/27/2019

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