In Formation Tech Podcast

In Formation Tech Podcast
In Formation Tech talks to startups to learn what makes them tick.

Crowdfunding w/ John Hunt Fiorentino - Episode 13 (Finale) - Season 1
Oct 24, 2018 • 33 min
We sat down with crowdfunding titan, John Hunt Fiorentino, inventor of the wildly successful Gravity Blanket campaign which raised $4.8 million on Kickstarter, and Moonpod, which raised $1.3 million. We talk about his wild maker lifestyle, and how he went…
The Wild West of E-Sports Betting - Episode 12 - Season 1
Oct 17, 2018 • 30 min
This week, Tim and Brang sit down with Jess Zhang of, an AI-powered e-sports betting pioneer, to talk about the rise of the e-sports industry, Phil Murphy vs. NCAA, operating on the frontier of new regulations, starting a company fresh out of…
Innovating in Medicine w/ Qwikscript - Episode 11 - Season 1
Oct 10, 2018 • 31 min
Innovating in the medical field may seem like an impossible task, between regulatory requirements and a general lethargy in technology adoption, but Qwikscript is proving it can be done. We sit down with James Richards of Qwikscript to talk about what’s…
Open Source Movement w/ John Hall - Episode 10 - Season 1
Oct 3, 2018 • 29 min
This week, we sit down with John Hall of Tradesy and Heartbeat to discuss the open source movement, and his journey through the world of startups.
Making Meetings Suck Less w/ Bizly - Episode 9 - Season 1
Sep 26, 2018 • 27 min
Meetings? We all hate them. And yet, every productive adult human faces them. We sat down with Ron Shah, CEO and Founder of Bizly, the enterprise meeting planning company that’s trying to make meetings suck a whole lot less.
Modern Advertising w/ JUICE - Episode 8 - Season 1
Sep 19, 2018 • 30 min
The landscape of advertising was revolutionized by technology, and with the rise of social media, the landscape is moving faster than ever. To help us understand some of the changes, their benefits, and the challenges they introduce, we invited JUICE’s…
Going International w/ Idea Crunch - Episode 7 - Season 1
Sep 12, 2018 • 32 min
The In Formation Podcast is going international to talk about what else? Going international. We’re on the line with Alec Ramsey of Idea Crunch, across the world in Australia, talking about some of the pitfalls, as well as some of the opportunities, of…
Mental Health w/ Youper - Episode 6 - Season 1
Sep 5, 2018 • 27 min
This week, we’re remotely dialing in to South America to talk to Diego Dota, CTO of Youper. Youper is acting as a first responder for all mental health needs, powered by artificial intelligence. We’ll be talking about mental health, artificial…
Artificial Intelligence w/ Fritz - Episode 5 - Season 1
Aug 29, 2018 • 30 min
While Tim is away, Brang will play. This week’s episode features Fritz AI, a company that’s democratizing Artificial Intelligence and making models available on-device. We’re covering the broad plane of issues relating to artificial intelligence,…
Serial Entrepreneurship w/ Joyride - Episode 4 - Season 1
Aug 22, 2018 • 31 min
Tim & Brang are back in the studio with Michael Chiang and Roman Khaves of Joyride, the HQ Trivia for Uber Rides. We’re talking about serial entrepreneurship, virality, and how to consistently execute at a high level.
Employee Happiness w/ TAAB - Episode 3 - Season 1
Aug 15, 2018 • 28 min
Tim & Brang dial up TAAB founders Dru Dalton and Kayvon Olomi. TAAB, or Travel-As-A-Benefit is a unique employee benefits program that employees actually want to use. We’re covering employee happiness and company culture, what it is, why it’s important,…
Art Tech & Hardware w/ Meural - Episode 2 - Season 1
Aug 8, 2018 • 31 min
Tim & Brang hit the road and interview Vladimir Vukicevic, co-founder and CEO of the Meural Digital Canvas, a hardware product that creates dynamic spaces by displaying works of art. Topics range from the tactical to the philosophical: - What defines art…
The Youth Market with Tim & Brang - Episode 1 / Season 1
Aug 1, 2018 • 26 min
Hosts Tim and Brang take the first episode to discuss the youth market, what makes it unique, what makes it powerful, and how to take advantage of it. Company spotlight is on Snappleganger, the app that helps you find your selfie-dopplegangers.