In this week's episode of Jealous Podcast, we have a guy who is on a mission to prove to the world that Intellectual Property Law can be fun! We were skeptical, but after our conversation with Luke Mohrhauser of McKee, Voorhees & Sease, PLC, we can see how he makes it fun! MVS is an intellectual property boutique firm, specializing in protecting and defending our client’s patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights, licensing, and regulatory needs. Luke, Mackenzie and Melanie discuss what the day in the life of an intellectual property lawyer looks like, how many million dollar ideas have slid across his desk and his passion for what he does every day. Thank you for joining us, Luke! Listen to the full podcast wherever you get your podcasts or watch the videocast at itsbingbang.com/podcast
In this week's episode of Jealous Podcast, we are joined by BJ Brugman, Co-Founder and CEO at Distynct, a business specializing in technology and software to add connectivity to swine barns across the country. With experience in both sales and animal pharmaceuticals, BJ made a real boss move and decided to combine his experiences to create a business. During the episode, BJ discusses the science behind his business, his childhood dreams of one day becoming a hockey player and puts the call out for help in developing a koozie tagline - submissions can be sent to our DMs! Thank you for joining us, BJ! We wish you success! For more episode of Jealous Podcast, be sure to follow, rate and review us wherever you're listening! For the video episodes, check itsbingbang.com/podcast! Thank you for listening! Ahead of this weekend's big Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk game we brought in local expert and all around great fella, cofounder of Cyclone Fanatic, Chris Williams. If you're listening to this podcast and are familiar with college football at all, you know who Chris is!
Jealous Podcast is back - and we aren't the only ones! College football has made its triumphant return and the Bing Bangers all (well, mostly all) agree that this is the best time of the year. Ahead of this weekend's big Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk game we brought in local expert and all around great fella, cofounder of Cyclone Fanatic, Chris Williams. If you're listening to this podcast and are familiar with college football at all, you know who Chris is!
Jealous Podcast Episode 40 | Dawn Erdmann In this week's episode of Jealous Podcast, we are joined AGAIN by our friend Dawn Erdmann! Dawn is the founder of Vine Co., coaching, consulting and training company that specializes in DiSC Assessment to help individuals and companies grow their people to be high performers. Dawn joined us a few weeks ago during our episode featuring Erik Dominguez and liked us so much she wanted to come back! Dawn, Melanie and Mackenzie chat about how Dawn knew at a young age that she could figure people out, her ability to resonate and get through to people of all demographics, and how she can use her abilities to walk alongside leadership to help them create a culture for optimum performance. Dawn speaks about the importance of building strong teams in organizations and how everyone needs to embrace the technology of the future. Thank you for joining us, Dawn! Be sure to listen wherever you get your podcasts and rate, review and subscribe! The full video episode can be found at www.itsbingbang.com/podcast
Jealous Podcast Episode 39 | Gabe Sacco In this week's episode of Jealous Podcast, Gabe Sacco takes a seat at the table with our very own, Mark! Gabe is the brilliantly creative mind behind the gorgeous labels found on cans of Dimensional Brewing Co. craft beer! Gabe also uses his creativity at his full-time job, where he is an Art Director at The Buzz Creative Group. Gabe and Mark go way back and the two talk about everything from youth soccer, to running to, you guessed it, craft beer. Mackenzie pipes in about Starter Jacket and NBA Jam, and the three take a little bit of time to critique the new Space Jam movie. Talk about 90's kid nostalgia! Thanks for joining us, Gabe!! Be sure to listen wherever you get your podcasts and rate, review and subscribe! The full video episode can be found at www.itsbingbang.com/podcast
Jealous Podcast Episode 38 | Sarah Pratt In this week's episode of Jealous Podcast, we have Iowa royalty in the building! Sarah Pratt, also known affectionately as, "The Butter Cow Lady", joins us to talk about how she earned this coveted title. Sarah has been sculpting butter cows, among other subjects for a number of years for the Iowa State Fair, as well as fairs all over the country. Sarah, Melanie and Mackenzie talk about how she got her start, how persistence pays off and why she is excited to pass down her title down in the future. Sarah talks about her excitement for this year's Iowa State Fair after COVID-19 postponed last year's event. Mackenzie's fan girling gets a little out of control, but all in all, she keeps her cool. Be sure to listen wherever you get your podcasts and rate, review and subscribe! The full video episode can be found at www.itsbingbang.com/podcast
This week's episode of Jealous Podcast is a real knee slapper. Our hilarious guest is Sid Juwarker, owner of Des Moines' newest comedy club, Teehee's. Sid, Melanie and Mackenzie get things rolling with a topic we've proudly never covered before: worms, and eventually discuss things that actually matter, like inclusion and why the right answer is to always do the right thing. Sid discusses his opinions of podcasts in general and also shares his experience of opening a comedy club during a pandemic. Listen to Jealous Podcast wherever you get your podcasts and don't forget to rate, review and subscribe. Watch the video version at: www.itsbingbang.com/podcast
Jealous Podcast Episode 36 | Rob Taylor We are back from our Independence Day holiday and chatting with Rob Taylor from Revelton Distilling Co. out of Osceola, Iowa! Rob, Melanie and Mackenzie chat about Rob's passion for spirits, his entrepreneurial spirit and what it was like opening a business in the middle of a pandemic. Rob discusses the importance of Iowa's agricultural foundation and talks about how big of role it plays in his daily life as a business owner. Be sure to take a trip down to Osceola to check out one of the most amazing distilleries in the state! Try their delicious spirits and order a mulberry mule! Enjoy this episode and listen wherever you get your podcasts! Don't forget to review, rate and subscribe! Watch the full video version here: https://www.itsbingbang.com/podcast/
Jealous Podcast Episode 35 | Jacob Repp In this week's episode of Jealous Podcast, Mackenzie and Melanie interview special guest, Jacob Repp. If you're from the Des Moines area, you're probably familiar with his name. In 2017, Jacob began his mission to meet as many people as he could, but with one simple requirement: the individuals he met had to be different from him in one way, whether that was gender, sexuality, political views, etc. Jacob's mission has been going strong ever since, and with the help of his social platform of choice, LinkedIn, he's been able to meet a variety of incredible people who have helped shape who he is today. During our conversation, we talk about why Jacob is such an enthusiastic advocate for his favorite city, Des Moines, Iowa and his role with Young Variety, a Children's Charity in Iowa. Thank you for joining us on Jealous podcast, Jacob! Our mission to name you Mr. LinkedIn begins now! Be sure to listen, rate, review and subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcast or iHeartRadio and check out the rest of our episodes on our website at itsbingbang.com/podcast
Jealous Podcast Episode 34 | Erik Dominguez We are back with another episode of Jealous Podcast, and it's one you won't want to miss. We had a full table this week with special guest, Erik Dominguez. Erik owns Speak Up Stories, where he works with clients to instill confidence in their ability to tell their stories and speak in public. Dawn Erdmann, co-founder of Vine Co, also joined the table this week, where she and Melanie confessed their jealousy regarding Erik and his ability to command a room with his calm demeanor and positivity. To close out the episode, Melanie and Dawn teased the June LEAP (Leadership Education & Advancement Pipeline) event that Erik will be speaking at on Friday, June 11 through the Des Moines Downtown Chamber. Interested in attending? Register for the event here: https://web.dtchamber.com/events/June-LEAP-The-Required-Art-Using-public-speaking-to-achieve-personal-and-professional-breakthroughs-2563/details Be sure to listen, rate, review and subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcast or iHeartRadio and check out the rest of our episodes on our website at itsbingbang.com/podcast