My Startup Journey

by Kellogg Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital Club

My Startup Journey
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 13
  • Last: 7 Mar 2018
"My Startup Journey" is a show where we interview current Northwestern entrepreneurs and ask about their startups, their classes and their struggles. Presented by Kellogg's Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital (EVC) Club. Inspired by NPR's "How I Built This"

Episodes (13)

  • Carlos Gomez- Wingz, EVC & More
    Carlos Gomez- Wingz, EVC & More
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    Published: 7 Mar 2018 Duration: 35:07
    Signup for a seat at our live event on March 15: http://cglink.me/r377773 We brought you John Le’s EVC dad now hear from his EVC son. In this episode we interview Carlos Gomez on starting a restaurant chain in Guatemala as well as an online... Read more →
    Signup for a seat at our live event on March 15: http://cglink.me/r377773 We brought you John Le’s EVC dad now hear from his EVC son. In this episode we interview Carlos Gomez on starting a restaurant chain in Guatemala as well as an online... Read more →

  • Sean Johnson- Founder of Digital Intent & VC at Founder Equity
    Sean Johnson- Founder of Digital Intent & VC at Founder Equity
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    Published: 21 Feb 2018 Duration: 40:33
    Almost done with episodes for the quarter! Please leave a review before we end the quarter in March! Ever felt like you had goals, but were not sure how to get to them? Sean Johnson has your key: work hard and volunteer for everything. In t... Read more →
    Almost done with episodes for the quarter! Please leave a review before we end the quarter in March! Ever felt like you had goals, but were not sure how to get to them? Sean Johnson has your key: work hard and volunteer for everything. In t... Read more →

  • David Hasebrook-Fishingenthusiast.com & EVC President
    David Hasebrook-Fishingenthusiast.com & EVC President
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    Published: 7 Feb 2018 Duration: 34:22
    Please leave us a review- that is all I ask. In this episode, David Hasebrook shares his story of starting businesses before he was even 18 years old and later tells us about joining Kellogg, running the Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital C... Read more →
    Please leave us a review- that is all I ask. In this episode, David Hasebrook shares his story of starting businesses before he was even 18 years old and later tells us about joining Kellogg, running the Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital C... Read more →

  • Eddie Tao- eRetirements
    Eddie Tao- eRetirements
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    Published: 24 Jan 2018 Duration: 29:46
    Knowing where to go for retirement is always a tough question. Eddie Tao discusses how eRetirements helps retirees determine their ideal place and discusses what it was like to join the group, become CEO and pivot the business model.
    Knowing where to go for retirement is always a tough question. Eddie Tao discusses how eRetirements helps retirees determine their ideal place and discusses what it was like to join the group, become CEO and pivot the business model.

  • Eric Masters & Clarisa Bonilla- Wildcat Wealth
    Eric Masters & Clarisa Bonilla- Wildcat Wealth
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    Published: 15 Nov 2017 Duration: 40:06
    Eric & Clarisa discuss what it was like to not only enter, but win a Venture Capital competition against schools like Wharton, Dartmouth and Harvard. They explain what classes helped them develop their VC skills as well as some hurdles they... Read more →
    Eric & Clarisa discuss what it was like to not only enter, but win a Venture Capital competition against schools like Wharton, Dartmouth and Harvard. They explain what classes helped them develop their VC skills as well as some hurdles they... Read more →

  • Justin Bhandari- Venture Backed Startups
    Justin Bhandari- Venture Backed Startups
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    Published: 25 Oct 2017 Duration: 38:22
    Justin talks about what it's like to work for two Venture Backed Startups: Belly and Higi. He talks about the skill set need, the mentality, types of questions you should ask and what to expect.
    Justin talks about what it's like to work for two Venture Backed Startups: Belly and Higi. He talks about the skill set need, the mentality, types of questions you should ask and what to expect.

  • Elaine Chen & Chip Longenecker: Romphim
    Elaine Chen & Chip Longenecker: Romphim
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    Published: 11 Oct 2017 Duration: 38:28
    If you have any affiliation to Northwestern you've probably heard of the Romphim. Elaine Chen & Chip Longnecker represent Aced Design and talk about creation of the Romphim while taking classes as well as the challenges and successes they'v... Read more →
    If you have any affiliation to Northwestern you've probably heard of the Romphim. Elaine Chen & Chip Longnecker represent Aced Design and talk about creation of the Romphim while taking classes as well as the challenges and successes they'v... Read more →

  • New Venture Launch: Prof. Karin O'Connor
    New Venture Launch: Prof. Karin O'Connor
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    Published: 27 Sep 2017 Duration: 33:44
    This is our flagship episode where we interview Kellogg faculty in the Entrepreneurship program. Professor O'Connor grew up in Southern Illinois and made her way to VC. She talks about her journey, her family, getting to Kellogg and teachin... Read more →
    This is our flagship episode where we interview Kellogg faculty in the Entrepreneurship program. Professor O'Connor grew up in Southern Illinois and made her way to VC. She talks about her journey, her family, getting to Kellogg and teachin... Read more →

  • Lance Li from Aerospec Technologies
    Lance Li from Aerospec Technologies
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    Published: 16 Aug 2017 Duration: 20:33
    Last episode of the quarter, but we will be back mid- Sept. This one gets very real and personal... When you think of renewable energy you probably think about solar and wind energy, but have you thought about how energy farmers maintain th... Read more →
    Last episode of the quarter, but we will be back mid- Sept. This one gets very real and personal... When you think of renewable energy you probably think about solar and wind energy, but have you thought about how energy farmers maintain th... Read more →

  • Rep Your Apparel: Luke Meminger
    Rep Your Apparel: Luke Meminger
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    Published: 1 Aug 2017 Duration: 22:56
    In this episode, Luke Meminger discusses what it was like to launch his clothing brand for rural America. You'll hear him and his partner got the idea, how the created designs and what they ultimately did to sell their shirts, hats and merc... Read more →
    In this episode, Luke Meminger discusses what it was like to launch his clothing brand for rural America. You'll hear him and his partner got the idea, how the created designs and what they ultimately did to sell their shirts, hats and merc... Read more →

  • Patched
    Patched
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    Published: 27 Jun 2017 Duration: 35:40
    Like what you hear? Please help us by leaving a 1 min review. Your reviews help us spread our voice. Eric Lau and Yang Chen (started Kellogg in Summer 2015) discuss how they they created Patched Pro, a mobile solution to allow millennials t... Read more →
    Like what you hear? Please help us by leaving a 1 min review. Your reviews help us spread our voice. Eric Lau and Yang Chen (started Kellogg in Summer 2015) discuss how they they created Patched Pro, a mobile solution to allow millennials t... Read more →

  • Bonus: From MBA to VC with MATH venture partners
    Bonus: From MBA to VC with MATH venture partners
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    Published: 29 Jun 2016 Duration: 01:08:10
    While not an official podcast episode for "My Startup Journey", in this episode, Carlos Gomez interviews Samara Mejia and Dan Willoughby what getting a job in VC is like, their tips and what it's like to work for a VC. Like what you hear? P... Read more →
    While not an official podcast episode for "My Startup Journey", in this episode, Carlos Gomez interviews Samara Mejia and Dan Willoughby what getting a job in VC is like, their tips and what it's like to work for a VC. Like what you hear? P... Read more →

  • Bonus: Venture Capital 101 w/ Prof. Baker
    Bonus: Venture Capital 101 w/ Prof. Baker
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    Published: 6 Jun 2016 Duration: 56:24
    While not an official episode of "My Startup Journey", in this episode, Professor Scott Baker goes over what Venture Cap (VC) is and answers great questions on the topic that someone curious would have. Like what you hear? Please take 1 min... Read more →
    While not an official episode of "My Startup Journey", in this episode, Professor Scott Baker goes over what Venture Cap (VC) is and answers great questions on the topic that someone curious would have. Like what you hear? Please take 1 min... Read more →

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