Manufacturing Happy Hour

By Chris Luecke

Welcome to Manufacturing Happy Hour, the podcast where we get real about the latest trends and technologies impacting modern manufacturers. Hosted by industry veteran Chris Luecke, each week, we interview makers, founders, and other manufacturing leaders that are at the top of their game and give you the tools, tactics, and strategies you need to take your career and your business to the next level. We go beyond the buzzwords and dissect real-life applications and success stories so that you can tackle your biggest manufacturing challenges and turn them into profitable opportunities. Stay Innovative, Stay Thirsty.

  1. 1.
    The Oral History of the Retro Encabulator with Mike Kraft
    35:40
  2. 2.
    Reframing the Startup Narrative for Industry Featuring gener8tor’s Julius Valentine Maina
    41:38
  3. 3.
    From Sports Writing to the Association for Advancing Automation with A3 President Jeff Burnstein
    38:37
  4. 4.
    Submarines, IoT, and Intrapreneurship with Ericsson's Rob Tiffany
    53:24
  5. 5.
    On-Demand Labor, Operations, and Finding a Co-Founder with Veryable CEO Mike Kinder
    38:13
  6. 6.
    BONUS: 5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Trade Show
    8:55
  7. 7.
    CNC, Hip Hop, and Turning Manufacturers into Heroes with Tony Gunn
    38:07
  8. 8.
    Leveraging Data to Reimagine the Product Design Process with Instrumental CEO Anna-Katrina Shedletsky
    45:40
  1. 9.
    How Hybrid Work Impacts Company Culture with Blentech CEO Dan Voit
    56:46
  2. 10.
    Exploring the Intersection of Government and Business with ndustrial.io COO Natalie Birdwell
    47:44
  3. 11.
    From Operations to Climate Change, Digital Transformation Impacts Everything featuring Microsoft's Çağlayan Arkan
    46:37
  4. 12.
    What the 2021 NBA Champion Milwaukee Bucks can teach us about marketing and leadership
    46:22
  5. 13.
    Closing the Gender Gap in Manufacturing with Meaghan Ziemba
    46:53
  6. 14.
    Why “Spot” the Mobile Robot is Made for Manufacturing with Boston Dynamics’ Michael Perry
    37:31
  7. 15.
    Greatest Hits: 3 Cybersecurity Lessons from Manufacturing Happy Hour
    23:00
  8. 16.
    Leveraging the R&D Tax Credit for Manufacturers with CohnReznick
    39:17
  9. 17.
    What’s Next in Additive Manufacturing with Jeff Mize, CEO of PostProcess Technologies
    50:52
  10. 18.
    From Robotics to Workforce to Tech in Pop Culture with FedEx’s Aaron Prather
    53:59
  11. 19.
    Cars, Welding Robots, and Midwest Startups with Path Robotic's Sheena Patterson
    42:57
  12. 20.
    All Things Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) with Seegrid's Jeff Christensen
    44:54
  13. 21.
    A Look Ahead to the Next Decade in Manufacturing featuring Salesforce's Ryan Moylan
    43:02
  14. 22.
    Greatest Hits: Top 3 Leadership Lessons from Manufacturing Happy Hour
    31:57
  15. 23.
    6 Sales, Mindset, and Productivity Tips with RōBEX's Craig Francisco
    22:51
  16. 24.
    BONUS: 4 LinkedIn Tips for Manufacturers
    20:14
  17. 25.
    How Skills Matchmaking Technology Fills Critical Manufacturing Jobs with FactoryFix.com's Patrick O'Rahilly
    46:53
  18. 26.
    Tier 1 Automotive, Sporting Goods, and More with Zach Arnold, President of Arnold Machine Inc. (AMI)
    38:26
  19. 27.
    Leading the New American Manufacturing Renaissance with Andrew Crowe
    54:44
  20. 28.
    Doubling-Down on AMRs, Cobots, and Machine-as-a-Service with Craig Francisco
    31:57
  21. 29.
    A Behind-the-Scenes Look into Pizza Manufacturing with Nick Fallucca of Palermo’s Pizza
    47:30
  22. 30.
    Using Content to Create a Digital Twin of Your Sales Team with Winbound's Greg Mischio
    39:41
  23. 31.
    Cosmetics, Contract Manufacturing, and Leading through Exponential Growth with Dynamic Blending’s Gavin Collier
    36:31
  24. 32.
    Attracting the Next Generation of Manufacturing Talent with "The Manufacturing Millennial" Jake Hall
    51:11
  25. 33.
    How to Drive Real Business Results through Digital Marketing with RōBEX’s Craig Francisco
    34:51
  26. 34.
    Venture Capital, Manufacturing, & Single Malt Scotch with Exposition Ventures' Karen Kerr
    48:52
  27. 35.
    How to Start a Successful Industrial Podcast with EECO's Chris Grainger
    36:37
  28. 36.
    Following Your Passion in 3D Printing with Greg Paulsen
    48:16
  29. 37.
    The Anatomy of a Targeted Ransomware Attack with SCADAfence CTO Ofer Shaked
    48:48
  30. 38.
    All Things HR and Manufacturing with TriNet’s Kristin Russum
    42:09
  31. 39.
    From eCommerce to Side Hustles with GenAlpha President & COO Kristina Harrington
    51:34
  32. 40.
    Using Business Process as a Differentiator with Paul Van Metre
    34:40
  33. 41.
    Why Manufacturers Need to “Stop Being the Best Kept Secret” with Curt Anderson
    35:34
  34. 42.
    Stories in Welding, Employee Retention, and Gratitude with Lisa Ryan
    43:45
  35. 43.
    How to Turn Your Brand's Podcast into a Content Goldmine
    27:10
  36. 44.
    BONUS: BIG NEWS + 3 Reasons I'm Grateful I Worked at Rockwell Automation
    17:57
  37. 45.
    Ensuring OT Integrity and Establishing a Culture of Security with Mark Carrigan, COO of PAS Global
    32:22
  38. 46.
    Family Businesses, Moneyball, and Supply Chain Innovation with ShelfAware CEO Andrew Johnson
    48:03
  39. 47.
    How a Career in Manufacturing Prepares You for Entrepreneurship with Kiley Summers, Founder of SpenDebt
    43:34
  40. 48.
    Leading Your Team in the New Normal | Sales & Marketing Game Changers Mini-Series | Ep. 4 of 4
    1:03:57
  41. 49.
    BONUS: Top 5 Manufacturing Solutions in 2020
    12:54
  42. 50.
    Reducing Risk to Make Sales Easier | Sales & Marketing Game Changers Mini-Series | Ep. 3 of 4
    1:08:07

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