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Innovation Crush

By Chris Denson

Innovation Crush smashes convention to bits by profiling some of the world's most daring projects and the people behind them. From marketing ideas to technology innovations, disruptive business models, personal development, and everything between, IC is a one stop shop for all the "who-to-know" and "what-to-know" you'll ever need to know. Hosted by long-time idea maker, Chris Denson, the show serves up a giant helping of some of the best minds around the world, all with a heaping side of occasional bad jokes. Listen. Enjoy. Repeat.

  1. 1.
    #207: Jon Levy - Making Connections Memorable11/06/2018
    49:33
  2. 2.
    #206: Molly Cain - The Process of Possibility10/30/2018
    48:57
  3. 3.
    #205: Joe De Sena - To the Breaking Point10/23/2018
    44:20
  4. 4.
    #204: Purna Virji - Future Forward Freedom10/17/2018
    38:14
  5. 5.
    #203: Dr. Carl Marci - The Neuroscience of Collaboration10/03/2018
    13:57
  6. 6.
    #203: Jamaal Layne - New Flavor in Your Ear09/25/2018
    45:32
  7. 7.
    #202: Kim Chilman-Blair & Esai Morales - A New Chapter in Medicine09/18/2018
    1:01:49
  8. 8.
    #201: Marlon Nichols - The Next Billion Dollar Company09/13/2018
    18:07
  1. 9.
    #200: Alex Bodman - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotify Mind09/04/2018
    14:49
  2. 10.
    #199: Elmo Lovano - Beat of a Different Drum08/28/2018
    37:35
  3. 11.
    #198: Crush Live - Back to the Future of Fashion08/21/2018
    51:04
  4. 12.
    #197: Richard Janes - Becoming the Hero of Your Brand08/14/2018
    45:20
  5. 13.
    #196: Kelly Leonard - The Theory of Applied Improvisation08/07/2018
    32:23
  6. 14.
    #195: Boots Riley - Sorry to Bother You07/31/2018
    53:19
  7. 15.
    #194: Chris Denson - The Young Turks / Breaking the Rules07/24/2018
    30:36
  8. 16.
    #193: Greg Larkin - This Might Get Me Fired07/17/2018
    56:19
  9. 17.
    #192: Reza Izad & Jake Greene - 50 Billion and Counting07/10/2018
    1:08:38
  10. 18.
    #191: Chris Denson - Advertising Week UK06/15/2018
    7:35
  11. 19.
    #190: Ronit Neuman & Sebastien Laboreau - The Art of Innovation05/30/2018
    46:37
  12. 20.
    #188: Marcellus Wiley - The Art of Transition05/22/2018
    43:43
  13. 21.
    #187: Curtis Hickman - Secrets of the Empire05/09/2018
    23:13
  14. 22.
    #186: Matt Barnes - Thinking of a Master Plan05/02/2018
    44:04
  15. 23.
    #185: Alie Ward - The Study of Invention04/25/2018
    41:44
  16. 24.
    #184: Abbie Pugh - The Psychology of Growth04/03/2018
    45:12
  17. 25.
    #183: Mick Batyske & Chris Denson: - Crushing the Box Book (Mick's Tape)03/09/2018
    52:30
  18. 26.
    #182: Chris Barr - Knight at the Roundtable03/07/2018
    48:03
  19. 27.
    #181: Ariba Jahan - Rebel with a Cause02/27/2018
    41:57
  20. 28.
    #180: Philip Thomas - Outside the Lions Den02/21/2018
    17:52
  21. 29.
    #179: Tim Kring - The Exploratory Story02/13/2018
    18:36
  22. 30.
    #178: Marte Siebenhar & Sam Hyken - Striking a New Chord12/21/2017
    41:48
  23. 31.
    #177: Linda Boff - Dreaming in Scale12/13/2017
    20:42
  24. 32.
    #176: Nicole Yershon - The Diamond in the Rough11/28/2017
    47:00
  25. 33.
    #175: Shira Lazar & Bart Baker - Audience, Influence and Evolution11/15/2017
    50:57
  26. 34.
    #174: Success Live - Peter Voogd & Tom Bilyeu11/08/2017
    22:13
  27. 35.
    #173: Jessica Naziri - Chic Meets Geek10/24/2017
    30:30
  28. 36.
    #172: Miguel McKelvey - The Ultimate Support System10/17/2017
    18:18
  29. 37.
    #171: Nilofer Merchant - The Theory of Onlyness10/10/2017
    53:09
  30. 38.
    #170: Katherine Power - Moving Fashion Forward09/26/2017
    31:24
  31. 39.
    #169: Ann Hand - League of Extraordinary Gamers09/19/2017
    42:05
  32. 40.
    #168: Louis Ziskin - Game of Drones09/13/2017
    35:55
  33. 41.
    #167: Simon T. Bailey - Unlocking Your Brilliance08/29/2017
    44:42
  34. 42.
    #166: Michael Gervais - The Psychology of High Performance08/15/2017
    50:27
  35. 43.
    #165: Emily Chang - Taking On The Unknown08/08/2017
    51:39
  36. 44.
    #164: Bassem Youssef - How to Risk Everything08/01/2017
    43:27
  37. 45.
    #163: Jason Mayden - Becoming Heroic07/25/2017
    56:53
  38. 46.
    #162: Brent Bushnell - The Ringmaster of Creativity07/19/2017
    23:34
  39. 47.
    #161: Troy Carter - An Empire Built on Empathy (Rebroadcast)07/05/2017
    57:35
  40. 48.
    #160: Ryan Cummins - Once in a Lifetime06/27/2017
    49:58
  41. 49.
    #159: JT McCormick - The Beginner's Mindset06/20/2017
    46:26
  42. 50.
    #158: Joanna Angel - Punk, Power, and Porn06/06/2017
    56:43
  43. 51.
    #157: Adam Conover - Always Question Everything05/23/2017
    50:12
  44. 52.
    #156: James Lanman - 100 Days of Innovation05/16/2017
    55:15
  45. 53.
    #155: Digital Jam Session - Advanced Soldiers and Solutions05/02/2017
    17:04
  46. 54.
    #154: DJ Skee - Fresh Out of the Box04/18/2017
    38:47
  47. 55.
    #153: J.F. Bouchard - The Multidisciplinary Mindset04/04/2017
    46:46
  48. 56.
    #152: Ben Parr - The Art in Artificial Intelligence03/28/2017
    36:48
  49. 57.
    #151: Jean Case - Being Fearless03/21/2017
    43:57
  50. 58.
    #150: Orlando Jones - We're All Storytellers03/07/2017
    1:01:25
  51. 59.
    #149: Jeremy King - The Reimagining of Retail02/28/2017
    34:15
  52. 60.
    #148: Rodney Williams - Listen, Learn, Lead, Repeat02/21/2017
    51:29
  53. 61.
    #147: Eden Chen - Power In The Pivot02/14/2017
    56:31
  54. 62.
    #146: Mick Batyske - Remixing Your Creative Path02/08/2017
    49:19
  55. 63.
    #145: Patty Rodriguez: Believing in Magic02/01/2017
    46:13
  56. 64.
    #144: Jennifer Ferro - Serendipity and Evolution01/17/2017
    42:07
  57. 65.
    #143: Pat O'Brien - Inside Innovation Crush12/20/2016
    20:21
  58. 66.
    #142: Daymond John - If At First You Don't Succeed11/02/2016
    36:04
  59. 67.
    #141: Jodi Goldstein - Inside Harvard's Innovation Lab10/26/2016
    41:39
  60. 68.
    #140: Dr. Victor Pineda - Universal Design Thinking10/19/2016
    47:03
  61. 69.
    #139: Seth Shapiro - The Innovator's Survival Guide10/12/2016
    52:24
  62. 70.
    #138: McKenna Walsh - Weapon of Mass Disruption10/04/2016
    59:53
  63. 71.
    #137: Sekou Andrews - How to Move Words and Influence People10/04/2016
    58:16
  64. 72.
    #136: Jack Shannon - Founders of the Future09/13/2016
    45:55
  65. 73.
    #135: Patrick Mulford - The Social Science of Social Media09/07/2016
    1:00:04
  66. 74.
    #134: Elizabeth Gore - Starting the World Up08/30/2016
    39:05
  67. 75.
    #133: Hakeem Oluseyi - Becoming an Industry Mercenary08/23/2016
    1:00:53
  68. 76.
    #132: David Shing - Trends, Truths, and Prophecy08/16/2016
    42:59
  69. 77.
    #131: Rob Dyrdek - Obsessions, Lessons, and Progression08/05/2016
    51:33
  70. 78.
    #130: Roman Tsunder - Brilliance and Resilience07/26/2016
    51:42
  71. 79.
    #129: Haydn Sonnad - The Fresh Prince of Autonomous Driving07/22/2016
    38:55
  72. 80.
    #128: Craig Thornton - Shock and Awesome07/12/2016
    58:17
  73. 81.
    #127: Alexis Ohanian - Back Again for the First Time07/08/2016
    29:29
  74. 82.
    #126: Jacques Panis - Making Detroit Great Again06/11/2016
    46:50
  75. 83.
    #125: David Pogue - The Magic of Simplicity05/26/2016
    58:59
  76. 84.
    #124: Mike Rothenberg - People, Patterns, and Problem Solving05/20/2016
    44:12
  77. 85.
    #123: Jensen Karp - The Reinvention of Creativity05/11/2016
    59:51
  78. 86.
    #122: AJ Bertenshaw: Two Million DJ's and Counting05/04/2016
    44:44
  79. 87.
    #121: Fenton Bailey & Randy Barbato - When Fringe Culture meets Pop Culture04/20/2016
    56:27
  80. 88.
    #120: Michelle Thaller (PT 2): The Power of Opposing Forces04/13/2016
    55:31
  81. 89.
    #119: Troy Carter - An Empire Built on Empathy04/06/2016
    57:35
  82. 90.
    REBROADCAST: Cenk Uygur - The Angry Truth About Honesty in Media03/29/2016
    53:11
  83. 91.
    #118: Michelle Thaller (PT 1) - Rocks, Stars, and PR03/11/2016
    41:15
  84. 92.
    #117: Jimmy Stice - King of the Jungle03/01/2016
    45:57
  85. 93.
    #116: TK Coleman - Breaking and Remaking the Mold02/16/2016
    1:00:39
  86. 94.
    #115: Brian Wong - Building a Culture of Curiosity02/09/2016
    47:13
  87. 95.
    #114: Marika Shaw - A Dollar to Change the World02/02/2016
    59:42
  88. 96.
    #113: Shah Selbe - The Internet of Earth Things01/26/2016
    39:35
  89. 97.
    #112: Best Innovation Crush Episode of 201501/05/2016
    1:03:28
  90. 98.
    #111: Matt Colon - The Stuff That Teams are Made Of12/23/2015
    1:13:25
  91. 99.
    #110: Jane Buckingham - Trends, Truths, and Forecasting Myths12/16/2015
    46:46
  92. 100.
    #109: CRUSH LIVE! - The Future of Play12/09/2015
    42:37
  93. 101.
    #108: Dylan Siegel - The Million Dollar Kid12/01/2015
    50:24
  94. 102.
    #107: Skinner Layne - The Entrepreneurial Road Less Traveled11/24/2015
    49:12
  95. 103.
    #106: Moran Cerf - Hacking the Science of Decisions11/17/2015
    1:17:09
  96. 104.
    #105: Nancy Hill - Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Advertising11/10/2015
    48:54
  97. 105.
    #104: CRUSH LIVE! - Samsung Presents... Design Life11/03/2015
    1:13:02
  98. 106.
    #103: Elan Lee - How to Win Fans and Influence People10/30/2015
    49:13
  99. 107.
    #102: Ari Popper - Turning Science Fiction into Fact10/20/2015
    47:17
  100. 108.
    #101: Ava Bromberg - We Built This City10/13/2015
    50:19
  101. 109.
    #100: Dan Harmon - Revenge of the Nerd10/07/2015
    50:44
  102. 110.
    #99: Denson & Friends - 99 Problems...Solved09/29/2015
    1:22:47
  103. 111.
    #98: Damian Kulash (OK Go)- Mad Scientists at Work09/09/2015
    54:57
  104. 112.
    #97: Sherre Hirsch - Rock it Like a Rabbi09/02/2015
    49:51
  105. 113.
    #96: Maria Scileppi - Recruiting Wonderful Weirdos08/26/2015
    50:17
  106. 114.
    #95: Jenny Carden - Brush Stroke of Genius08/18/2015
    55:08
  107. 115.
    #94: Dr. Irwin Eydelnant - The Art & Science of Eating08/12/2015
    59:53
  108. 116.
    #93: Andrew McGregor - The Fighting Entrepreneur08/06/2015
    49:20
  109. 117.
    #92: Barnet Bain - The Rules of Creative Intelligence07/28/2015
    55:22
  110. 118.
    #91: Matt Mason - A Pirate's Life for Me07/21/2015
    51:35
  111. 119.
    #90: Anthony Demby - The Consciousness of Cool07/15/2015
    37:14
  112. 120.
    #89: Jenny Gottstein - Playtime is Never Over07/08/2015
    53:40
  113. 121.
    #88: Collaborative Group - Detroit's Crusaders (Rebroadcast)06/26/2015
    57:16
  114. 122.
    #87: Toby Turner - Playing for Perfection06/16/2015
    39:34
  115. 123.
    #86: Dave Asprey - Supercharged Brains, Bodies, and Businesses06/09/2015
    56:29
  116. 124.
    #85: Crush Culture - 5 Points of Innovation (Vol 1)06/03/2015
    27:24
  117. 125.
    #84: CRUSH LIVE! - Redefining the Corporate Ladder05/29/2015
    59:02
  118. 126.
    #83: Graham Elwood - Making Microphone Checks05/19/2015
    1:08:09
  119. 127.
    #82: Chris Redlitz - Businesses Behind Bars05/12/2015
    56:19
  120. 128.
    #81: Ben Parr - Cracking the Attention Deficit05/07/2015
    44:30
  121. 129.
    #80: Dennis Hong - Robots, Magic, and Happiness04/21/2015
    39:51
  122. 130.
    #79: Chamillionaire - From Rap Ventures to Venture Capital04/14/2015
    1:04:46
  123. 131.
    #78: Lee Zlotoff - How to MacGyver Anything04/07/2015
    1:02:29
  124. 132.
    #77: Elliot Kotek - The Death of Impossibility03/31/2015
    47:56
  125. 133.
    #76: Jon Werner - Trend Walks and Tech Talks03/26/2015
    51:43
  126. 134.
    #75: Cenk Uygur - The Angry Truth About Honesty in Media03/17/2015
    58:26
  127. 135.
    #74: Steve Streit - Prepaid Power to the People03/10/2015
    57:57
  128. 136.
    #73: CRUSH LIVE! -- Jason Mayden - From Death to Designer02/24/2015
    1:09:22
  129. 137.
    #72: Maz Jobrani - Why I Am Not a Terrorist02/17/2015
    51:54
  130. 138.
    #71: Bob Safian - Catching Up With Fast Company02/10/2015
    50:44
  131. 139.
    #70: Jess Weiner - Taking Branding Personal02/04/2015
    49:06
  132. 140.
    #69: Tristan Walker - Razor Sharp Design Thinking01/27/2015
    48:38
  133. 141.
    #68: Engage LA - Videos, Views, and Visionaries01/20/2015
    1:00:52
  134. 142.
    #67: Andy Walshe - Human Potential Takes Flight01/13/2015
    47:21
  135. 143.
    #66: Peter McGraw - The Hardy Har Boys12/09/2014
    54:36
  136. 144.
    #65: Adam Garone - From Success to Significance12/02/2014
    1:00:18
  137. 145.
    #64: Jeff Jenkins - Crunch Wrapped Innovation11/25/2014
    55:56
  138. 146.
    #63: Skip & Alison Bedell - Crafting Excellence11/13/2014
    52:26
  139. 147.
    #62: Jeff Sparr - Mind Over Matters11/06/2014
    44:40
  140. 148.
    #61: Erica Williams - The Win Begins Within10/30/2014
    43:11
  141. 149.
    #60: Jordan Brady - The Art of Specificity10/22/2014
    1:04:28
  142. 150.
    #59: Rebecca Kantar - Nurturing the Future10/14/2014
    1:15:50
  143. 151.
    #58: Guive Balooch - Inside the Connected Beauty Incubator10/07/2014
    56:29
  144. 152.
    #57: Peter Marx - To Live and Thrive in L.A.09/26/2014
    49:55
  145. 153.
    #56: Walter O'Brien - Bullied Genius Saves the World09/19/2014
    44:13
  146. 154.
    #55: Amanda Slavin - League of Extraordinary Innovators09/10/2014
    46:25
  147. 155.
    #54: Andy Rohm - Let's Rethink Education09/02/2014
    48:27
  148. 156.
    #53: Hugh Forrest - SXSW: From Austin to Awesome08/26/2014
    54:10
  149. 157.
    #52: Kyle Ellicott - The Future is Wearable08/20/2014
    40:57
  150. 158.
    #51: Name Dropping, Networking, and Crowdfunding08/12/2014
    1:01:26
  151. 159.
    #50: Steve Belanger - Reinventing Yourself08/05/2014
    53:59
  152. 160.
    #49: Nancy Gale - Visionary vs. Entrepreneur07/30/2014
    57:16
  153. 161.
    #48 (Crush Live!): Coolhaus - Ice Cream, You Scream07/16/2014
    53:37
  154. 162.
    #47: Jamen Shively - The King of Cannabis07/08/2014
    1:07:09
  155. 163.
    #46: Keith Clinkscales - Leading a Revolution07/01/2014
    35:50
  156. 164.
    #45: Gen Y, Social Media, and the Future06/24/2014
    49:21
  157. 165.
    #44: Chris Gore - Declaration of Independents06/17/2014
    1:03:02
  158. 166.
    #43: Chris Dancy - Half Man, Half Gadget06/10/2014
    48:48
  159. 167.
    #42: Nirvan Mullick - Creating Perfect Moments06/03/2014
    38:54
  160. 168.
    #41: Ondi Timoner - Disruption Meets Storytelling05/27/2014
    42:24
  161. 169.
    #40: Kenny Mac - Tastemakers and Influence05/20/2014
    55:27
  162. 170.
    #39: Sex Cells (2) - Cindy Gallop05/13/2014
    40:42
  163. 171.
    #38: Sex Cells (1) - Dr. Chauntelle Tibbals05/06/2014
    1:10:05
  164. 172.
    #37: Nolan & Brent Bushnell - Throne of Games04/29/2014
    53:56
  165. 173.
    #36: Trigger Global - Creative and Mobile Techsperts04/22/2014
    53:59
  166. 174.
    #35: BritWeek (2) - Cross-Cultural Business Innovators04/15/2014
    48:53
  167. 175.
    #34: Doug Campbell - The Power of Play04/08/2014
    51:25
  168. 176.
    #33: Sugar Ray Leonard - Say Yes to the Yes04/01/2014
    47:47
  169. 177.
    #32: Robin Kaminsky - Under the Influencer03/25/2014
    38:06
  170. 178.
    #31: Sekou Andrews - Delivering Prose to Pros03/18/2014
    50:30
  171. 179.
    #30: Krisztina "Z" Holly - The Quest for Questions03/11/2014
    55:19
  172. 180.
    #29: BritWeek (1) - Collaborate, Innovate and Celebrate03/04/2014
    53:36
  173. 181.
    #28: Shira Lazar - What's REALLY Trending02/25/2014
    44:10
  174. 182.
    #27: Amos Pizzey - Inside the Talenthouse02/18/2014
    48:28
  175. 183.
    #26: Kyle Cease - Transformational Comedy02/11/2014
    58:14
  176. 184.
    #25: Melissa Jun Rowley - Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead02/04/2014
    28:02
  177. 185.
    #24: Oliver Bogner - From Teen DJ to Televisionary01/28/2014
    34:25
  178. 186.
    #23: Isaiah Mustafa - Smell Like Your Brand01/21/2014
    41:47
  179. 187.
    #22: Coach Harlon Barnett - Celebrate Every Win01/14/2014
    59:23
  180. 188.
    #21: 2013 to 2014 - Truths, Myths, and Trends12/26/2013
    1:06:29
  181. 189.
    #20: Marc Brogdon - Making Good Ideas12/17/2013
    43:02
  182. 190.
    #19: Hamet Watt - Innovation Through Curiosity12/10/2013
    39:50
  183. 191.
    #18: Nick Cooper - Making American Idols12/03/2013
    53:02
  184. 192.
    #17: Dan Pappalardo - Question Your Excellence11/19/2013
    47:41
  185. 193.
    #16: Urvi Bhandari - AT&T's Connected World11/12/2013
    45:06
  186. 194.
    #15: Kelly Vaught - Capturing Youth Culture11/05/2013
    44:40
  187. 195.
    #14: Collaborative Group - Detroit's Crusaders10/29/2013
    54:34
  188. 196.
    #13: Adam Chapnick - Crowdfundamentals with Indiegogo10/22/2013
    58:31
  189. 197.
    #11: AMC's THE PITCH (1) - MC Squared10/15/2013
    49:07
  190. 198.
    #12: AMC's THE PITCH (2) - Innerspin10/15/2013
    53:03
  191. 199.
    #10: Dan Goods - Art Imitates Science10/08/2013
    52:30
  192. 200.
    #9: Anthony Petrillo - Visual Pearls of Wisdom10/01/2013
    43:45

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