Ignitecast - Official Podcast of the Ignite Leadership Conference by CDF

Ignitecast - Official Podcast of the Ignite Leadership Conference by CDF

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Ignite your leadership passion with Ignitecast, the official podcast of the Ignite Leadership Conference in Tupelo, MS. Ignitecast is presented by the Community Development Foundation in partnership with GOinnovation.Co-hosts Judd Wilson (Vice Presiden…


Season 2 Episode 6: Blue Delta Jeans
Jun 22 • 42 min
Blue Delta Jeans are some of the most coveted bespoke jeans available anywhere—and the company was founded and thrives In Tupelo, Mississippi. Josh West and Nick Weaver, Blue Delta’s co-founders, join Judd and Rory to talk entrepreneurship, growth,…
Season 2 Episode 5: Rory and Judd Interview Each Other (part 2 of 2)
Apr 20 • 26 min
Rory Tyer (executive coach and co-founder of GoInnovation) gets put in the interview hot seat by Judd, and talks about the founding of the business, how he got into leadership development and coaching, and several pieces of advice for leaders on dealing…
Season 2 Episode 4: Judd and Rory Interview Each Other (part 1 of 2)
Apr 20 • 22 min
Judd Wilson is Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce in the Community Development Foundation. In this episode Rory (his co-host) interviews him about his journey to this role, what he likes most (and what’s challenging), and how he maintains healthy…
Season 2 Episode 3: Steadman Harrison, CEO of GoInnovation
Mar 9 • 31 min
Can leadership development change the world? Before founding GoInnovation, CEO Steadman Harrison opened the first Africa-based office of the Center for Creative Leadership in Ethiopia 2009. As part of a movement called Leadership Beyond Boundaries, he…
Season 2 Episode 2 - Barton Ramsey (founder of Southern Oak Kennels)
Feb 8 • 27 min
Barton Ramsey disrupted the gundog training and breeding industry by founding and flourishing Southern Oak Kennels, as well as Cornerstone Gun Dog Academy - the first fully online gun dog training program. In this episode Barton talks about growing up…
Season 2 Episode 1 - Cathy Northington (COO Mississippi Economic Council)
Jan 17 • 19 min
Cathy Northington, COO of the Mississippi Economic Council, tells her inspiring story of unlikely leadership and persistence
Episode 6: The grandchildren of Jack Reed Sr.
Jun 14, 2019 • 20 min
The grandchildren of Jack Reed Sr. reflect on their grandfather’s leadership legacy.
Episode 5: David Rumbarger, President of CDF
May 15, 2019 • 22 min
CDF President David Rumbarger talks about the lessons and experiences that have shaped him.
Episode 4: Shane Spees / North Mississippi Health Services
Apr 13, 2019 • 21 min
The leader of the largest non-metropolitan hospital in the US shares wisdom on navigating challenging circumstances.
Episode 3: Sean Suggs of Toyota / Start Your Impossible
Mar 15, 2019 • 33 min
Toyota Mississippi president Sean Suggs talks leadership, feedback, and building a great team.
Episode 2: Dan Rollins
Feb 15, 2019 • 17 min
The CEO of BancorpSouth shares thoughts on servant leadership, feedback, and building the right team.
Episode 1: Juanita Floyd
Jan 16, 2019 • 14 min
Juanita Floyd tells her story, with lessons about the power of relationships, where leadership really comes from, and the necessity of forgiveness.