Welcome To The
LA Business Podcast
Please welcome Alexander Melton, CEO & Founder of Wyrmix, a creative technology engineering studio based out of Dallas, TX that that leverages their partnerships to create physical and digital products, connected experiences, and interactive environments.
Please welcome Emilia M. D’Anzica and Sabina M. Pons, Authors of “Pressing ON as a Tech Mom: How Tech Industry Mothers Set Goals, Define Boundaries & Raise the Bar for Success.”
Please welcome Jason White, CEO of The Federal Code.
Please welcome Benson Tsai, CEO of Stellar Pizza.
e welcome Ron Rudzin, Founder & CEO of Saatva.
Please welcome Kwini Reed, Owner of Poppy + Rose and Poppy & Seed.
Please welcome Dr. Chandler Sims Chang, Clinical Psychologist and CEO of Therapy Lab and Therapy Lab Kids
Please welcome Pavel Stepanov, CEO of Virtudesk.
Please welcome Kim Estep, Founder of Women Nation
Please welcome Amy McCord Jones, Owner of Flower Moxie.
Please welcome Kerry Siggins, CEO of StoneAge and Host of the podcast Reflect Forward. StoneAge is an engineering and manufacturing company of industrial cleaning equipment; and is also employee owned.
Named CEO of StoneAge at the young age of 29 years old, grown StoneAge from $8M to $60M in revenue through 3 downturns and in the process of transitioning the company from manufacturing to more of a tech company.
117. T.K. Pillan, Founder & Executive Chairman of Veggie Grill and Founding Partner of Powerplant Partners
Please welcome T.K. Pillan, Founder and Executive Chairman of Veggie Grill, a growing chain of plant-based restaurants. Veggie Grill is the largest 100% plant-based restaurant company in the United States. Since founding Veggie Grill in 2006, T.K. has been helping people advance their conscious food journey in an approachable and attainable manner. T.K. Pillan is also the Founding Partner of PowerPlant Partners, which invests in purpose-led companies dedicated to improving humanity and the planet. PowerPlant Partners investments include Beyond Meat, Thrive Market, Ripple Foods, REBBL, Beanfields and Vive Organics.
Please welcome Vinayak Mahajan, Founder & CEO of GiftAFeeling Inc. – the only gifting company in the world that educates people on how to find a gift based on research done on human psychology.
Please welcome Michael Coughlin, CEO of Apparel Company TheBlueOceanLife.com. The Blue Ocean Life Co. is a lifestyle clothing brand designed for people seeking natural ways to improve their wellness. From dealing with the devastating effects of childhood tragedy to struggling with anxiety, Blue Ocean Life Company’s founder Mike Coughlin’s pursuit to live a happier and healthier life has been relentless. Whether in his personal life or in his career, Mike was forced to adapt to difficult circumstances all in pursuit of a better tomorrow for himself and others while keeping the memory of his deceased older brother as his source of inspiration.
Please welcome Jennifer Wilde, Managing Director at Innovation Ecosystem. Innovation Ecosystem is an organization offering practical tools and support to deliver a step change in innovation effectiveness. Jennifer is a leader in System Innovation, enabling organizations to solve challenging problems, and find the right solutions to build high impact change. Her work allows organizations to tackle more complex problems with original solutions that are big enough to matter. Our success stories are about our clients across the commercial, public sector, and non-profit industries.
Please welcome Brett Cramer, Co-founder and President of The Spice Lab. The Spice Lab was developed to encourage creative cooking and make meals more flavorful. Many hours of research have gone into finding the finest salts for cooking, finishing and seasoning, and bringing them to your table.
With 14 years’ experience in health care leadership, Myong has a proven track record in launching health care organizations. His leadership focus is in building provider relationships and contracting.
Please welcome Lattice Hudson, Owner of Lattice & Co and a business coach, leadership mentor, and social sales expert at latticehudson.com. Lattice helps coaches start, grow, and scale profitable 6-7-figure businesses online. Lattice was born and raised in Chicago, IL and now resides in Scottsdale AZ. Lattice graduated with her Bachelors of Arts. Degree in Human Resource Management in 2015, and went on to work for multiple Fortune 50 companies in various Human Resource Leadership roles.