The Creative Exchange

The Creative Exchange

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Welcome to The Creative Exchange, hosted by YouTuber & creative entrepreneur Sara Dietschy.
Ian Dokie - Co-Creator of the hit series Life Noggin (#39)
Nov 12 • 56 min
Ian Dokie is the head of Next Up Studios, the creators of Life Noggin! We talk about Ian’s start in video, getting hired by Discovery at 18 years old, his time at SourceFed, and our takes on the Paul brothers and YouTube “celebrities”. Get podcasts…
Swoop - Loosing 600k Subscribers, Panic Attacks, and Starting Over (#38)
Nov 5 • 65 min
Swoop is a recording artist, filmmaker, and beauty expert. She recently won the Excellence In Cinematography award at Buffer Film Festival. We talk about the death of her YouTube channel, making art through panic attacks, and dishing dirt on the beauty…
Peter McKinnon - Dropping out of college, getting fired and earning 2.6 Million subscribers (#37)
Oct 29 • 65 min
Peter McKinnon is a Toronto, Canada based photographer & filmmaker with 2.6 million YouTube subscribers. In this episode, we talk about the origins of Peter’s story and career. From walking out of a job at Apple, getting fired from StateFarm, and becoming…
Hannah Witton - Sex, Relationships, Publishing a book, and Becoming a YouTuber (#36)
Oct 22 • 55 min
Hannah Witton has been making videos on YouTube since 2011 about sex and relationships, books, navigating life in your 20s, work, and pleasure. We talk about her new book “Doing It”, starting a YouTube channel in 2011, Hannah’s recent health scare and…
Sorelle Amore - Advanced Selfies and YouTube Growth (#35)
Oct 15 • 61 min
Sorelle Amore has become a go-to source for all things photography, self-coined ‘Advanced Selfies’, travel and YouTube related content. We discuss her recent mass growth on YouTube where she grew 300k in 3 months, whether or not eating fats and oils are…
Exploring with Josh - First to do “Abandoned” videos and Logan Paul & the Suicide Forest (#34)
Oct 8 • 54 min
Josh aka “Exploring with Josh” explores abandoned malls, city and theme parks. He shares the history of these places with his 3.3 million YouTube subscribers. What we talk about: the suicide forest and skull island - is there a “right way” to show a dead…
Patriarchal Society, NYC Culture Shock, Love Languages, and More | A Convo with Friends (#33)
Sep 24 • 93 min
How would the world be different if women were in charge? What defines us more, nature or nurture? What is the biggest culture shock of moving to NYC? What are love languages? I sit down with my boyfriend, John Hill, and our friends, Cody and Sarah…
Jessica Whitaker - NYC Photographer & Community Builder (#32)
Sep 17 • 64 min
Jessica Whitaker is an NYC photographer who built a community of over 50,000 in a single Facebook group. Learn more about Build & Bloom, the importance of having a creative community and practical tips on how to be a freelance photographer.
Jack Conte - CEO of Patreon (#31)
Sep 10 • 44 min
Jack Conte is the CEO & Co-Founder of Patreon and half of the musical act Pomplamoose (their YouTube channel has over 130 million views). Patreon is a membership platform for creators to have a direct relationship with their biggest fans, get recurring…
Nilay Patel, Editor-In-Chief of The Verge - Bill Gates, Tesla, Net Neutrality & How to be a Reporter (#30)
Sep 3 • 54 min
Nilay Patel is the Editor-in-chief of TheVerge.com. He shares how The Verge was born, “Big Tech Media” vs YouTubers/Influencers, the content creation process of a large company, how to be a reporter and so much more!!
Erik Conover & His Manager Mike Sheffer - YouTube, Life & Business (#29)
Aug 27 • 49 min
Erik Conover is an adventure filmmaker - with 500,000 subscribers on YouTube - living in New York City. Conover creates travel series featuring incredible destinations around the World, along with documenting life in New York City while he is not on the…
Justin Odisho - Video Editing & How to Sell Digital Products Online (#28)
Aug 13 • 48 min
Justin Odisho teaches the Adobe Creative Cloud software - Photoshop, Premiere Pro, and After Effects. He has developed a curious creative audience who always wants to know new tricks and seeks out his opinion on the latest video effects heavy music…
CEO of Wampler Pedals - Guitar Gear, the Music Industry & Why He Was Featured in a GaryVee Book (#27)
Aug 6 • 54 min
Brian Wampler is the CEO of Wampler Pedals. He is a guitar player, a “gear nut” and most importantly is helping create some of the world’s best guitar tones. This one is special for me since I’ve played guitar since I was 11 and I am quite a gear head, as…
Thomas Frank - The Productivity Guru (#26)
Jul 30 • 64 min
Thomas Frank helps students with study tips, note taking strategies and advice on how to destroy productivity. His self titled YouTube channel features videos like “The Most Powerful Way to Remember What You Study”, “8 Habits of High Successful Students”…
MainGear CEO - Wallace Santos on Custom PCs, Esports & How to Run a Small Business (#25)
Jul 23 • 44 min
The custom PC market is EXPLODING - much due to pc gaming and live streaming soaring in the past few years. Maingear builds beautiful PCS that pack a lot of power but look more like an art piece than a computer. Maingear CEO - Wallace Santos - chats with…
Charli Marie - Web / Graphic Designer & YouTuber (#24)
Jul 16 • 52 min
Charlie Marie is a web and graphic designer based in London. She shares design advice and vlogs on her YouTube channel that just passed 100k subscribers! Things we talk about: the good and bad about design school, the importance of personal branding, what…
Relationship Tea, Creative Ruts & Free Internships with John Hill (#23)
Jul 9 • 71 min
Boyfriend, professional skateboarder & YouTuber John Hill joins me to chat about my terrible week of creative failure, politics on Twitter, what we fight about and why free internships are so controversial.
Roberto Blake - IGTV, YouTube & Patreon Strategy for Content Creators (#22)
Jul 3 • 48 min
Roberto Blake is a Creative Entrepreneur, Public Speaker and Author. In this episode: What is IGTV for? Where should a video podcast live - YouTube, Patreon? How to delegate as an artist and the Maker vs Manager schedule.
Eamon and Bec - Van Life Couple (#21)
Jun 25 • 57 min
Eamon and Bec are a Toronto-based couple who live full-time and run a business out of their self converted Sprinter Van! # VAN LIFE
NYC CREATORS LIVE PODCAST - The Creative Exchange (#20)
Jun 11 • 74 min
The Creative exchange LIVE!!!
BONUS: Apple WWDC 2018! ft. WWDC Developers
Jun 7 • 53 min
Bonus episode podcast from my first ever apple event - WWDC 2018! This episode features - Jothi Ramaswamy, Jay Lees, Amanda Southworth and Grey Osten.
Max Rantz-McDonald - A Life Lived in Fear is a Life Half Lived (#19)
Jun 4 • 56 min
Max doesn’t have a fixed address and has traveled over 100 countries. He is the owner of Adventure Factory that was born out of an unrelenting passion to travel across distant lands to seek out amazing adventures and the people that yearn for them. In…
Austin Augie - BMX Rider & YouTuber (#18)
May 28 • 55 min
Austin Augie is a BMX rider & YouTuber living in New York City. What we talk about: modeling, BMX vs skateboarding community, daily vlogging, youtube hate vs BMX industry hate, and drama involving Adam22.
Shan Boody - Sex, Love & Relationship Expert (#17)
May 21 • 50 min
Shan Boody!! In this episode we talk about: Shan’s Facebook show “Makeup or Breakup”, 3 pillars of what makes a good relationship, how to handle crazy YouTube comments / demonetization and her appearance on Steve Harvey.
Chris Hau - Running an Agency & Being a YouTuber, What’s Wrong with Traditional Media and CRAZY Stories (#16)
May 15 • 63 min
Chris Hau is a 26-year-old photographer and video creator from Ontario, Canada. He has over 200k followers with his youtube channel and instagram combined. We talk about traditional vs. new media and what the agency world can do to turn things around. A…
Tyler Stalman - Instagram Husband Turned YouTuber (#15)
May 9 • 33 min
Tyler Stalman’s YouTube channel is about cameras, photography and technology. Recently his videos have been recommended to me like crazy! Him and his wife do beautiful fashion and travel content on her instagram @aniab. Enjoy this conversation about being…
Elle Mills - Her Crazy Viral Videos & How She Got Her Start on YouTube (#14)
Apr 30 • 45 min
Elle Mills talks about marrying her sister’s boyfriend, her coming out video, who inspires her, making videos with her mom and brother and what the future holds! Oh and she just won a shorty award!!
A Conversation with My Mom - Revealing All of My Secrets (#13)
Apr 23 • 45 min
This is a special episode of The Creative Exchange ! I recently traveled to my hometown of Dallas, Texas to do a podcast with my mom - Jeannie! In this episode we talk about what it was like for her to grow up in Texas, how ridiculous college has become…
Timmy Ham - Illustrator & Designer | How to Make a Clothing Line & Build a Creative Community (#12)
Apr 16 • 49 min
Timmy aka SLOTH paints murals, shoes and anything and everything in between. He has his own clothing brand inspired from street art and adventure with the hopes of spreading positive vibes. (https://iamsloth.com/) I met Timmy when I lived in Nashville and…
Andy To - High School Dropout to Filmmaker’s Dream Job (#11)
Apr 9 • 52 min
Andy grew up on the rough streets of East Oakland. The camera was his escape and he is now traveling the world and creating content to spread positivity. I met Andy on the Sony Alpha trip to Cuba and was so so impressed with his videos. He has such an…
Akilah Hughes - Writing a Book & Diversifying Your Creative Outlets (#10)
Apr 2 • 80 min
Akilah Hughes is a UCB trained comedian, writer, and YouTuber. Formerly at MTV, and Fusion— and a writer everywhere — you can almost always find her waxing poetic about memes and using too many emojis. In this podcast we talk about: How Akilah got her…
Dotan Negrin - Traveling the World With An Upright Piano (#9)
Mar 27 • 58 min
Dotan sold everything to live life in a truck, travel the world and play piano for people. Based in NYC, he is still playing piano on the streets, but now making experiences online and in his Tribeca commercial space.
Gloria Hwang - Cool Bike Helmets You Actually WANT to Wear (#8)
Mar 19 • 58 min
Gloria Hwang is the founder of Thousand and they make really cool bicycle helmets. I first met Gloria when filming for my YouTube Series, Creative Spaces TV, two years ago. In this episode you will find out about cyclist culture in cities like NYC/LA, the…
Mango Street - 500,000 YouTube Subscribers in One Year | Photo Tutorials That Don’t Waste Your Time (#7)
Mar 12 • 51 min
Rachel and Daniel started a YouTube channel last year and have already gained 500,000 subscribers. Their channel features photography tutotrials that don’t waste your time. What we talk about: how to stand out on Instagram, being a wedding photographer &…
Monica Church - Quitting YouTube for a Full-Time Job, Film School & Dating (#6)
Mar 5 • 64 min
Monica Church is a YouTuber based in Los Angeles and Seattle. She started her first channel - Hairodynamic - when she was only 13. It features clothing hauls, tutorials, lookbooks and back to school DIY videos and has over 1 million subscribers.…
Kara Goldin - AOL’s Youngest Female VP to Fearless Beverage CEO (#5)
Feb 26 • 54 min
Entrepreneur Kara Goldin from Hint Water shares her story from an AOL Executive to a beverage CEO. Hint produces the leading flavored water with no sweeteners and nothing artificial. Kara launched the podcast Unstoppable to tell the stories of…
John Hill - Pro Skateboarder / YouTuber (& also my boyfriend!) (#4)
Feb 14 • 63 min
John Hill is a pro skater for Revive Skateboards and a Youtuber with over 500K subscribers. He vlogs every day - sharing his life in NYC and his shenanigans with the fellow YouTube skate community in Cincinnati, Ohio and Los Angeles, California. Learn…
Austin Evans & Jonathan Morrison - Tech Reviews on YouTube, Future of Phones & Embarrassing Stories (#3)
Feb 7 • 62 min
Austin Evans has 2.7 million subscribers on YouTube . Whether it’s finding out if that new gadget is worth it, discovering the coolest of retro and cutting edge tech or testing the latest smartphone you’ll find it on Austin’s channel. Jonathan Morrison…
Gary Vaynerchuk - Voice Marketing, New Book Crushing It! (#2)
Jan 31 • 28 min
Gary Vaynerchuk is CEO of the $150 million digital agency servicing Fortune 500 companies. He is a venture capitalist, 4-time New York Times bestselling author, and an early investor in companies such as Twitter, Tumblr, Venmo and Uber. Gary is currently…
The Creative Exchange Trailer (#1)
Jan 26 • 4 min
Find out who the first guest will be on The Creative Exchange & John Hill shares his new podcast name!