Jason Oliver Nixon on Madcap Cottage, Great Design, and Storytelling (Episode #19)

Jason Oliver Nixon and John Loecke in New Orleans

Jason Oliver Nixon is my guest today and we have a great conversation about the importance of keeping both your eyes and mind open when it comes to design, opportunities, and change. He and John Loecke are the creative duo behind Madcap Cottage and he shares the story of how they got started and the interesting path […]

Kristin Drohan on Interior Design and Furniture Manufacturing (Episode #18)


Kristin Drohan is my guest today and we’re talking about Interior Design and Furniture Manufacturing. Kristin is an entrepreneur at heart and has started several companies to date. Her current business, Kristan Drohan Collection, is handcrafted in the USA and headquartered in Georgia. HERE ARE A FEW HIGHLIGHTS FROM OUR CHAT: Discuss the importance of finding […]

Alex Fraser: How Repzio is Changing The Face of Sales (Episode #17)


Alex Fraser is my guest today and we’re talking about his company Repzio. We discuss how he came up with the idea for his product and the focus they have on order capture. Repzio is a groundbreaking, turnkey, patented iPad, iPhone and iPod touch application will forever change the way products and accessories are sold […]

Susan Serra: Her Path To Becoming The Kitchen Designer (Episode #16)


Susan Serra, CKD,  is my guest today and we’re talking about how she became The Kitchen Designer. Susan shares her amazing story of how she got started, how she juggled growing a business and being a stay-at-home mom, and how she’s following her passion to develop new brands and products. HERE ARE A FEW HIGHLIGHTS FROM […]

Ryan Cohen: On Giftcraft and The Launch of Yo Sox (Episode #15)


Ryan Cohen is my guest today and we’re talking about legacy brand building and launching new products. Ryan manages key accounts and heads up the Yo Sox brand for Giftcraft, which he refers to as the family business. Giftcraft Ltd. is a lifestyle industry leader servicing a diverse network of décor and giftware retailers throughout the […]