Forward Thinking Founders is a podcast where Mat interviews high potential founders with early stage companies. This allows us to see inside the brain of genius founders before the rest of the world knows they even exist. On this show, you'll learn all about how to start a startup, pros and cons of different verticals, and learn the backstory and vision of tomorrow's billion-dollar companies, straight from the founders. With guests coming from Y Combinator, The Thiel Fellowship, Pioneer, and the f20r.com network, you're sure to get a sneak peek at world-class founders at work, every day. This is Forward Thinking Founders.
Episodes with Smash Notes
Zach Coelius is a four time entrepreneur and now investor in early-stage technology companies.
Miriam Dorsett is the founder of QUOKA. QUOKA is an anonymous messaging exchange designed to improve the mental health of founders.
Kirby Winfield is a seasoned startup operator and investor, and is currently the Founding General Partner at Ascend.vc, a pre-seed stage venture fund investing in marketplace, e-commerce/DTC, and B2B software startups in the Pacific Northwest.
Prateek Srivastava is the cofounder of Terraview. Terraview is a complete operating system for vineyards. Improve yield, reduce costs, and run your operations from one dashboard.
Shiv Thakker is the cofounder of Fleetbase. Fleetbase is an API-first logistics platform for developers and businesses
Artavazd Yeritsyan is the founder of Podcastle. Their AI-powered, production-quality tools can help bring your stories to life.
Wallace Torres is the founder of Sidha Health. Sidha Health is bringing respiratory care into the home.
Lars Vågnes is the founder of Personate. With Personate, get a 20-seconds promo-video automatically from any url.
Gordon Hempton is the cofounder of Spot. Spot is the virtual hub for your organization– bringing the spirit and utility of being in the same physical office to a digital experience.
Edvarts Gaigals is the cofounder of Roibox. Their data-driven marketing tool will beat your Google Ads results in 30 days.
Nick Vantzos is the founder of LeagueDay. LeagueDay is bringing the audio experience to gaming to a new level with a live Esports radio with content gamers need and want.
Hunter Walk is a co-founder and Partner at Homebrew, which is an early-stage venture capital firm based in the Bay Area.