The C-Word Podcast

The C-Word Podcast

Welcome to the C-Word Podcast. Join co-hosts Carla Thomas & Calum O’Connell, who both share their entrepreneurial journeys, whilst talking to some amazing business owners locally, nationally and internationally. Find out how some of Australia’s finest


42 - Heidi Anderson- Breakfast Radio, Media and Podcast Presenter
Mar 31 • 36 min
In episode 42 of The C-Word, we chat with Breakfast Radio, Media and Podcast Presenter, Heidi Anderson. Life for Heidi is a little different these days. She’s elbow deep in shitty nappies, spew and baby cuddles after the birth of my first baby Memphis….
41 - Andy & Katie Mant - Founders of BLUblox
Mar 22 • 42 min
In episode 41 of The C-Word, we chat with Andy & Katie Mant, the founders of international brand BLUblox. What do you do when so many modern-day health issues point to artificial blue light as a cause yet so many products designed to address it are…
40 - Andrew Ryder - Audiofly
Mar 15 • 29 min
Inspired by the strength and rich colours of our Australian landscape, Audiofly Headphones are designed for your everyday, from fitness to travel to work and everything in between. Combining driver technology derived from our music industry roots and…
39: Ryan Marc Linton & Jian Wong Yen - Cold Nips
Mar 8 • 30 min
Cold Nips sparked from the enjoyment of a morning activity that two mates, Ryan and Jian, looked forward to every week; A sunrise ocean drip. Now approaching the 18th week since it began, and grown from 2 to an average of 250 people, it hasn’t really…
38 - Jenny & Cassie Sharpless - Founder of Hyplerluxe
Feb 29 • 33 min
In episode 38 we chatted to the faces behind Hyperluxe, WA’s premier destination for athleisure-wear, performance apparel and activewear. Recently opening a store in Applecross to complement their existing North Beach and Dunsborough locations in Perth,…
37 - Jacinta Di Prinzio - Chiropractor and Director of Open Space Healing
Feb 23 • 40 min
In episode 37 of The C-Word we chat to Jacinta Di Prinzio, equal parts gypsy, Chiropractor, speaker, and girl boss. Dr Jacinta (DrJ for short) helps modern beauties HEAL HOLISTICALLY so that they can be in the driver’s seat of their own health, tune…
36 - Taryn Sirianni - Founder of Yoga Desire & Kimberley Yoga Attire
Feb 16 • 35 min
In episode 36 of The C-Word we chat to Taryn Sirianni, a yoga teacher who has been living and working in the Kimberley, far Northern WA for 7 years. In 2017, Taryn co-founded Yoga Desire with her husband Jono with the desire to bring the tools of Yoga…
35 - James McDonald - Founder of Giving Greens
Feb 9 • 26 min
In episode 35 of The C-Word we chat to James McDonald, the founder of Giving Greens, a Perth-based start up making people healthier and happier through nutrient rich microgreens. James put everything he had into Giving Greens a little over 2 years ago,…
34 - Rachel Dowdy - Founder of Green Goodness Co
Feb 2 • 31 min
In episode 34 of The C-Word we chat to Rachel Dowdy, the visionary for two amazing businesses supporting Australia’s booming wellness revolution. Green Goodness Co was born from an identified gap in the market for a go-to wellness hub where people could…
33 - The C-Word Podcast - Lorena Sumich & Jahney Smith - Co-founders of fitness app KIXXFIT
Jan 25 • 45 min
In episode 33 of The C-Word we chat to Lorena Sumich and Jahney Smith, the Co-founders of fitness app KIXXFIT. As a former Senior Management Consultant at Deloitte, Lorena has a proven history in helping companies develop and execute technology-based…
32 - Stephanie Gorton - CEO House of Hobby
Dec 11, 2019 • 52 min
In episode 32 of The C-Word,we chat with Stephanie Gorton, the fun-loving, high-vibing CEO at House of Hobby (HOH), a bustling workshops + creative community run by women for women. She is also the founder of Success Made Simple (SMS), a business…
31 - Amy Chen & Alice Edwards - Founders of Sample Your Wellness
Dec 10, 2019 • 37 min
In episode 31 of The C-Word we chat to founder of Bare & Wilde, Amy Chen and Life Coach and Yoga & Meditation Teacher, Alice Edwards. While Amy’s business is an Australian health and wellness community all about bringing the fun in luxury…
30 - Damian Martin - NBL Perth Wildcats Captain and Olympian
Nov 28, 2019 • 31 min
Possibly the NBL’s greatest ever defender, Damian Martin has earned the honour of Defensive Player of the Year five straight years from 2011-2015. Identified as a leader from an early age, this point guard captained the 2003 Australian U19 team at the…
29 - The C-Word Podcast - Sam Flemming/ Rhi Edwards, Founders of Yab Yum Yoga
Nov 26, 2019 • 53 min
In episode 29 of The C-Word we chat to Sam Flemming and Rhi Edwards, the owners of Yab Yum Yoga studios. Now two and half years in, the pair run two yoga studios, regular retreats and yoga teacher trainings and are about to launch another business, a…
28 - James Dunn - Co Founder Bike Bar Fitness
Nov 13, 2019 • 40 min
In episode 28 of The C-Word we chat to James Dunn, one half of the founding duo behind. JD and La (Lauren Cramb), as they are affectionately called fell in love with bike life while living in New York. Pregnant and expecting their first little boy…
27 - Kat Blake - Founder of Invigorate Naturopathy
Nov 11, 2019 • 36 min
In episode 27 of The C-Word we chat with Kat Blake, a Naturopath who focuses on helping educate and support stressed, busy mums, teenagers and kids to better sleep, improve their energy levels through cost effective, tailor made natural treatment plans…
26 - Cara Little - Media Commentator and Founder of Pure Home Body
Nov 3, 2019 • 42 min
In episode 26 of The C-Word we chat to Cara Little, a Registered Pharmacist, mother to 2 boys, a chocolate addict, recent gluten intolerant and a lover of living a life less toxic……the easy way. Her main mantra, ‘If it’s over complicated, count me out’….
25 - Kim Henwood - Holistic Counsellor and Founder of Standing Strong™
Oct 22, 2019 • 38 min
In episode 25 of The C-Word we chat to Kim Henwood, a Holistic Counsellor and the Founder of Standing Strong™, a unique health and wellness program for children aged 5-17yrs. Standing Strong’s™ evidence based programs are designed to help children build…
24 - The C-Word Podcast - Olivia Vivian - Athlete & Ninja Warrior
Oct 13, 2019 • 57 min
In episode 24 of The C-Word we chat to Olivia Vivian. Olivia started gymnastics at the ‘old’ age of 8 and at 10, she was accepted into the elite program at the WA institute of sport. She was told by elite coaches she would be too tall for this sport but…
23 - The C-Word Podcast - Darielle Asch - Life Coach, Behaviour Specialist and Founder of The Wanderlust Age
Oct 7, 2019 • 52 min
In episode 23 of The C-Word we chat to Darielle Asch, a Life Coach, Behaviour Specialist and Founder of The Wanderlust Age. Not only does she encourage individuals to be healthy, happy and feel amazing about themselves, but above all, she encourages…
22 - The C-Word Podcast - Bec Miller - Clinical Nutritionist
Sep 27, 2019 • 45 min
In episode 22 of The C-Word we chat to Founder of Health with Bec, Bec Miller, a Clinical Nutritionist, with a Bachelor of Science degree who specialises in weight loss and women’s health. Her love for nutrition, together with her own healing journey…
21 - The C-Word Podcast - Dr Katherine Iscoe - Body Confidence Guru & Counsellor
Sep 20, 2019 • 60 min
In episode 21 of The C-Word we chat Dr Katherine Iscoe, a Canadian-born confidence guru who thrives on teaching effective, evidence-based solutions to help change people’s lives for the better, to ignite positivity and shine from within. She is a proud…
20 - The C-Word Podcast - Ryan Devereux & Kym Monteath - Fitness Professionals
Sep 16, 2019 • 44 min
In episode 20 of The C-Word we chat mindset, mentality and men’s health and fitness with Ryan Devereux, founder of Bodies by Ryan and Kym Monteath, Enduro and Obstacle Course Athlete. These guys were brought together by ambassador roles with LuLu Lemon …
19- The C-Word Podcast - Blake Proud - MKR Contestant
Sep 9, 2019 • 40 min
In episode 19 of The C-Word we chat with Blake Proud. You might remember him and his sister Amanda, from My Kitchen Rules Season 10. He is a huge healthy lifestyle advocate and he means that on so many levels. Healthy business, healthy mind, healthy…
18 - The C-Word Podcast - Amanda Bisk - Founder of Fresh Body Fit Mind
Sep 2, 2019 • 45 min
In episode 18 of The C-Word we chat with we chat with Amanda Bisk, a former Australian pole vaulter, exercise physiologist, personal trainer, elite athletics and gymnastics coach, and qualified yoga teacher. Along with her partner Adam, they run an onli…
17 - The C-Word Podcast - Jessica Williamson - Founder of Ete Swimwear
Aug 27, 2019 • 33 min
In episode 17 of The C-Word we chat with Jessica Williamson, the Founder of Ete Swimwear and Influencer travel agency Somewear Elsewhere. Hailing from a background in digital marketing and advertising, and with no formal training in in fashion, Jessica …
16- The C-Word Podcast - Liam O’Neil - Founder of Refresh Juice Company
Aug 16, 2019 • 50 min
In episode 16 of The C-Word we chat with Liam O’neil, founder of Refresh Juice + Cleanse. A chef by trade, the influence of being born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana then moving to Jakarta, Indonesia before settling in Perth, means he was always…
15 - The C-Word Podcast - Todd Meyn BMX rider with Nitro Circus
Aug 8, 2019 • 45 min
In episode 15 of The C-Word we chat with Todd Meyn, a BMX Athlete that hails from Perth and has been part of Nitro Circus for just over 7 years. He started out riding as a kid but quickly realised he needed to move somewhere bigger if he wanted to…
14 - The C-Word Podcast - Tara Simich Founder of The Jungle Body
Aug 2, 2019 • 34 min
In episode 14 of The C-Word we chat with Tara Simich, Founder of Australia’s leading fitness brand The Jungle Body and one of Australia’s leading young Entrepreneurs. Before starting The Jungle Body Tara studied a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics at…
13 - The C-Word Podcast - Brendan McCormack Founder of Perth FitFam
Jul 26, 2019 • 50 min
In episode 13 of The C-Word we chat with Brendo McCormack, founder of Perth’s leading fitness platform Perth Fitfam which is known for its social media community, fitness Vlog content and a Podcast, which recently was ranked in the Top 55 Health…
12 - The C-Word Podcast - Brooke Vulinovich - Founder of Villa Management
Jul 20, 2019 • 44 min
In episode 12 of The C-Word we chat with Brooke Vulinovich, an Instagram specialist, founder of Villa Management and creator of the international Social Club Membership. As a social media trainer she teaches businesses worldwide how to leverage the…
11 - The C-Word Podcast - Danielle Kettlewell - Olympian & Author
Jul 14, 2019 • 47 min
In episode 11 of The C-Word we chat with Olympian, Danielle Kettlewell. Born and raised in Vancouver, Canada with Australian parents, Danielle Kettlewell started synchronized swimming at eight years old. Despite retiring at 18 to concentrate on…
10 - The C-Word Podcast - Jennifer McMahon - Founder of The Modern Day Woman
Jul 6, 2019 • 34 min
In episode 10 of The C-Word we chat with Jennifer McMahon, a woman who embraces multiple identities and leads a full and energetic lifestyle. Jennifer’s zest for life she believes is attributed to her Clean Living, Wholefood and Active Lifestyle and she…
9 - The C-Word Podcast - Chris White & Brian Shields - Grin Reapers Podcast
Jun 27, 2019 • 55 min
In episode 9 of The C-Word we chat with Chris White and Brian Shields - AKA Whitey & Buddha from the Grin Reapers podcast. Chris is an ex-professional Body Boarder, turned photographer and the creator of the infamous Body Boarding films, Tension….
8 - The C-Word Podcast - Alison Morgan Business Coaching
Jun 21, 2019 • 24 min
In episode 8 of The C-Word we chat with Alison Morgan, one of Australia’s leading Business Coaches, specialising in helping Health, Wellness, Beauty and Lifestyle businesses grow their Business, Brand and Profile. With over 20 years experience in…
7 - The C-Word Podcast - Julian Pace Founder of Happiness Co
Jun 16, 2019 • 28 min
In episode 7 of The C-Word we chat with Julian Pace, founder of Happiness Co., which was inspired by the devastating loss of Julian’s father and best friend - both having taken their own lives. This was followed by the death of his cousin in the same 2…
6 - The C-Word Podcast - Rosie Rees - Women’s Naked Yoga
Jun 12, 2019 • 32 min
In episode 6 of The C-Word we chat with Rosie Rees, founder of Women’s Nude Yoga, which she has been facilitating for over 5 years, guiding women into a beautiful state of self acceptance and an appreciation for their naked body. In 2014, Rosie created…
5 - The C-Word Podcast - Julian Mitchell Co/Founder of Life Cykel
Jun 6, 2019 • 30 min
In episode 5 of The C-Word we chat with Julian Mitchell, co-founder of Life Cykel, a business that exists to deliver the limitless possibilities of Mushrooms and Mycelium benefits using the highest possible standards and be a global positive force for…
4 - The C-Word Podcast - Nikki Heyder
May 29, 2019 • 29 min
In episode 4 of The C-Word we chat with Nikki Heyder, a qualified Nutritionist, Yoga Teacher, and Mental Health Counsellor working with women from all over the world. She has spent years learning to understand the way our human body works and strives to…
3 - The C-Word Podcast - Cade Turland - Founder of Hemple
May 22, 2019 • 37 min
In episode 3 of The C-Word we chat with serial entrepreneur and founder of Hemple, Cade Turland. After a successful career in school boys rowing taking him to win the Australian Championships, and then to Henley, Cade became an AIF qualified personal…
2 - The C-Word Podcast - Social Media Influencers
May 16, 2019 • 27 min
In episode 2 we discuss how the increase in social media influencers in the health and wellness scene has increased dramatically. Are they really genuine about what they are doing and posting? Or are they only really doing it for their own bank balance!…
1 - The C-Word Podcast - Get to know us
May 4, 2019 • 16 min
The C-Word - Ep 1 - Welcome to the C-Word Podcast