Welcome to all the podcasts and show notes page where you get to find all the information on every Vancouver Entrepreneur we have interviewed. We also call this the archives page where all the great interviews past and present are found. You’ll see that each guest delivers their unique approach and fascinating answers to our introspective questions. Go ahead and see who has been on the show and enjoy the interview once again or even for the first time:

1)Rod Janz from Fuel Radio:

Rod was our first guest on the show and really gave us our start to get us going and provide us with our initial interview. From here we really got the ball rolling: Download this episode (right click and save). You can find out more about Rod Janz and Fuel Radio at his web site: Fuel Radio

2) Peter Kauhausen an Internet Marketer:

Peter is a network marketer that also has a great podcast called Hey, Hey Lighten UP!! Live Healthy, Live Longer! The podcast features people who are into fitness, specifically for older folks who are looking for ways to stay in shape: Download this episode (right click and save)

3) Michele Abraham from Mworklab:

Michelle has been an entrepreneur her whole life and even comes from a family of entrepreneurs. Her company Mworklab provides a coworking community for entrepreneurs who want office space in the Tricity area. She is also the founder of Start-Up to Launch, which helps entrepreneurs turn their ideas into a thriving online business. Check out her interview: Download this episode (right click and save)

4) Mark Huber Webinar Consultant and Traffic Strategist:

Mark helps people develop webinars and creating traffic for company web sites. He has had an interesting career and now owns and operates Success on the Fly. You can find out more about Mark here, and check out what he had to say in the Vancouver entrepreneur interview: Download this episode (right click and save)

5) Richard Blank from CRCC:

Richard is from the US, but currently owns and operates a prominent call centre in Costa Rica call Costa Rica Call Centre. His goals are to launch an office here soon and take advantage of everything that BC has to offer. He is currently looking for businesses who are looking for call centre services so he can start packing. Check out his hour long interview here: Download this episode (right click and save)

6) Aura Ziv from Coach1online:

Aura is the founder and a passionate nutritionist, personal trainer and health coach. She has helped hundreds of clients over the last 10 years to achieve their health and wellness goals. Her interview on our show was inspirational and she talks about the benefits of starting a business in BC. Coach1online continues to help people reach their goals. Check out her interview: Download this episode (right click and save)

7) Cheryl Cran from Future of Work:

Cheryl Cran provides leaders and teams revolutionary change leadership skills to lead with 2020 vision with the leading edge tools to build the future workplace today. She has done hundreds of interviews over the years but really delivers the BC entrepreneurial perspective in the interview she had with us.  Check it out: Download this episode (right click and save)

8) Iman Aghay From Success Road Academy:

Iman came to Canada in 2009 with literally no money and did not know anyone. He started the Success Road Academy and now has reached across Canada and the world. He explains what is takes to get started in BC and that really anyone can do it if they set their minds to it. Check out his interview: Download this episode (right click and save)

9) Anthony C. Taylor from SME Strategy Management Consulting:

Anthony C Taylor is the principal and lead strategic planning facilitator at SME Strategy. Anthony’s background is as an entrepreneur with over 10 years running his own small business in various industries.  He also hosts several entrepreneur networking events across the city.  Check out his interview:  Download this episode (right click and save)

10) Geoff Hamilton from ManCakes Bakery:

A delicious assortment of cupcakes for men, this company is located at 288 Robson St and has been getting more and more popular by the day.  Geoff was a great guest on our show and delivered a short and concise interview full of entrepreneurial spirit.  If you love cupcakes head down to ManCakes on Robson while you listen to his interview on the podcast here: Download this episode (right click and save)

11) Barry Hartman from

Barry started off his career as a snow boarder and eventually got into the junk removal business and never looked back.  He had a lot to say in the interview and told us how he started which specializing in commercial, construction, and residential pickups throughout the Greater Vancouver region. Check out his interview at:  Download this episode (right click and save)

12) Laura Norbury from Natural Source Healthy Office Snacks:

Their goal is to provide a convenient and nutritious fuel source to help keep all employees happy, healthy and at maximum productivity.  Laura gave us some insights into the company and what it’s doing for all the workers in the city and where it’s going in the future:  Check out her interview:  Download this episode (right click and save)

13) Donald Lee from Frugal Living:

Donald is a programmer and entrepreneur.  He is working on an app that is called MealShelf.  This app will offer up to the minute grocery store discounts for consumers that are in the area, so they can get the best deals.  Donald shares what he knows about starting a business and why he chose BC.  Check out his interview here:  Download this episode (right click and save)

14) Andrew Shepherd from Vancouver Island Salt:

Andrew has an interesting story on how he started his company over a bet to win a case of beer.  Now he is proud to offer the world a taste of truly unrefined Canadian sea salt and a selection of sea salt infusions, respectfully hand harvested from the wild coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia.  Check out his interview while you have a nice meal:  Download this episode (right click and save)

15) John Nieuwenburg from W5Coaching:

John is a Business Coach in Vancouver for Executives, Professionals & Construction. He’s also a Leadership and Entrepreneur Coach and Speaker. He has previously worked with BC Liquor Distribution Branch and Tip Top Tailors. John works one-on-one, personalized education on whatever you need.  Right now you need to check out his interview: Download this episode (right click and save)

16) Amy Van Every From Cityscape Consulting:

An Urban Planner and founder of Cityscape Consulting, which helps small municipalities with plans, policies, and developments.  Amy brings ideas and visions to the table from international living experiences.  Listen to her interview as she has some great ideas on how we can improve our city and be more like South Beach in Brisbane, Australia:  Download this episode (right click and save)

17) Andrew Seipp from SellClarity:

His journey as an entrepreneur, just like everyone else, hasn’t always been easy and has made (and continue to make) a ton of mistakes. He’s missed opportunities, but things have changed in the last few months and the business is starting to take off.  Listen to what he has to say that turned things around for him:  Download this episode (right click and save)

18) Kyle Wright from Pest Boss:

A full service pest management company providing the highest of quality service, serving residences and businesses in Metro Vancouver BC, Bowen Island, the Fraser Valley, and beyond. See what keeps Kyle motivated to take care of those critters all day long:  Download this episode (right click and save)

19) Rebecca Bollwitt:

Rebecca has been blogging about life in BC since 2004 on Originally from Surrey BC, Rebecca has been working professionally in online media for the last 14 years, from producing and managing live event streaming 2000-2004 to corporate webcasting and news dissemination. Download this episode (right click and save)

20) Laurent Munier:

Laurent has been an entrepreneur since the very beginning. Right after school, he started a clothing company manufacturing and selling a jeans wear line. From there he was part of the team that founded 2 large Vancouver websites and  More recently, Laurent and a partner founded Safe Pacific Financial Inc. Download this episode (right click and save)

21) Andrei Mincov:

Trademark Factory® International Inc. is a British Columbia company founded by Andrei Mincov, a former intellectual property lawyer with over 20 years of Canadian and international experience. Andrei became a copyright lawyer in Russia almost 20 years ago when his father, a famous Russian composer, heard his music on the radio advertising an event by Samsung – without his permission. Download this episode (right click and save)

22) Philipp Postrehovsky:

Philipp is‘s COO. A creative think tank and social media leader with more than nine years of online marketing and brand strategy experience working with large national and international brands both agency and client side. He now runs Rentmoola so people can pay their rent with a credit or debit card.  Download this episode (right click and save)

23) Gary Bizzo:

Gary is the Co-Founder & COO of Kickstart Ventures Inc. a Business Catalyst where he trains, mentors and funds new innovative business startups. He is an experienced CEO & has been called into numerous businesses to help them when problems become overwhelming.  He’s also a Business Writer/Blogger & has written for many regional & national papers on business. His book has been published through BizPublishing on Amazon…called “How to Start a Successful Business” Check out his interview at: Download this episode (right click and save)

24) John Chow:

John rocketed onto the blogging scene when he showed the income power of blogging by taking his blog from making zero to over $40,000 per month in just two years. And he did it working only 2 hours a day. Today, John Chow dot Com is one of the biggest blogs on the Internet, with over 200,000 active daily readers and followers. John Chow dot Com is ranked number 16 on the AdAge Power 150 list and number 1 in the list of the Top 50 Canadian Internet Marketing Blogs. He also is the founder and CEO of TTZ Media, Inc.  Check out his interview at: Download this episode (right click and save)

25) Ken MacAllister:

Ken is the CEO of Cogcentric Labs, an educational technology research and development company based in Surrey Central, just outside Vancouver. Ken has 23 years of experience in the eLearning industry and has worked with more than 100 clients in business, industry and government. Ken has a degree in Cognitive Science, and in Educational Technology and his research focuses on communities of practice. Download this episode (right click and save)

26) Chad Fryling:

An Entrepreneur-In-Residence for Futurpreneur Canada, Chad has an excellent track-record helping young entrepreneurs across the country get their businesses off the ground. He has helped over 200 businesses from almost every industry and brings a wealth of experience across multiple industries, from construction to education to technology startups. Futurpreneur is an internationally recognized mentoring program that hand matches young entrepreneurs with a business expert from a network of more than 2,800 volunteer mentors. Check out his interview: Download this episode (right click and save)