Business

Episode 60 with Give A Dog a Bone Owners: Liz and Quincy Zikmund!

Episode 60 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with the owners of Give A Dog a Bone, Liz and Quincy Zikmund! With a passion for animals and nutrition, Liz and Quincy have found the perfect way to help provide for the furry members of the community. Now owning the business for 2 years they have gathered a plethora of information that is perfect for current and potential business owners alike to hear. Check out their store by going to:  https://www.facebook.com/DogBoneMarket/?pnref=story  or  dogbonemarket.com   Song of the week is “Sour Diesel” by rad electronic artist Apulu. Find more tunes by going to  https://www.facebook.com/apuluofficial/?pnref=story

Episode 60 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream is with the owners of Give A Dog a Bone, Liz and Quincy Zikmund! With a passion for animals and nutrition, Liz and Quincy have found the perfect way to help provide for the furry members of the community. Now owning the business for 2 years they have gathered a plethora of information that is perfect for current and potential business owners alike to hear. Check out their store by going to: https://www.facebook.com/DogBoneMarket/?pnref=story or dogbonemarket.com

Song of the week is “Sour Diesel” by rad electronic artist Apulu. Find more tunes by going to https://www.facebook.com/apuluofficial/?pnref=story

Episode 54 is with Arm Wrestler: Ben Kron!

Episode 54 is with state amateur arm wrestling champion: Ben Kron! As nice as he is strong Ben has won the super heavyweight category in Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois this year. We discuss the nuisances of the sport which includes psyching out opponents, curling weights constantly and learning how to not break your arm in the process. When Ben is not bringing home state championships he is running is very own deer farm “Pond Flat Whitetails”. https://www.facebook.com/PondFlatWhitetails/?pnref=lhc  Song of the week is “Kiss on the Hand” by Wax Astro. Check em out:   https://waxastro.bandcamp.com/

Episode 54 is with state amateur arm wrestling champion: Ben Kron! As nice as he is strong Ben has won the super heavyweight category in Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois this year. We discuss the nuisances of the sport which includes psyching out opponents, curling weights constantly and learning how to not break your arm in the process. When Ben is not bringing home state championships he is running is very own deer farm “Pond Flat Whitetails”. https://www.facebook.com/PondFlatWhitetails/?pnref=lhc

Song of the week is “Kiss on the Hand” by Wax Astro. Check em out:  https://waxastro.bandcamp.com/

Episode 53 with Culinary Artist: DeAndre Wilson!

Episode 53 is with Culinary Artist and soon to be Food Truck Entrepreneur: DeAndre Wilson! Compiling both recipes and business advice from restaurant owners and college courses DeAndre tells us about his full proof plan of entering the food truck landscape. Innovative and plugged into the community this is the perfect chat for those looking into starting their own business. Take a look at DeAndre’s wonderful food concoctions:  https://www.instagram.com/turntablellc/   Song of the week is “Don’t Step on the Azaleas” by young politically minded hip hop artist, Rhyme Taylor. Give a listen to his catalog of awesome songs:  https://soundcloud.com/rhyme-taylor

Episode 53 is with Culinary Artist and soon to be Food Truck Entrepreneur: DeAndre Wilson! Compiling both recipes and business advice from restaurant owners and college courses DeAndre tells us about his full proof plan of entering the food truck landscape. Innovative and plugged into the community this is the perfect chat for those looking into starting their own business. Take a look at DeAndre’s wonderful food concoctions: https://www.instagram.com/turntablellc/

Song of the week is “Don’t Step on the Azaleas” by young politically minded hip hop artist, Rhyme Taylor. Give a listen to his catalog of awesome songs: https://soundcloud.com/rhyme-taylor

Episode 51 with Tattoo Artist: Samantha Scott!

Episode 51 we sit down with fantastic tattoo artist Samantha Scott! As co-owner of the “Crooked Tree Gallery” Samantha gives us great advice on how to turn your passion into a career. Ever evolving as an artist Samantha shares with us her trials and accomplishments that led her to where she is today! Take a peek at Samanta and Cooked Tree’s stellar art by visiting:  http://www.crookedtreegallery.com/  and https://www.instagram.com/samanthadarling/  Song of the week is “The Heart Keeper” by the experimental artist ibHssa. Find more of their tunes by checking out  https://soundcloud.com/ibhssa

Episode 51 we sit down with fantastic tattoo artist Samantha Scott! As co-owner of the “Crooked Tree Gallery” Samantha gives us great advice on how to turn your passion into a career. Ever evolving as an artist Samantha shares with us her trials and accomplishments that led her to where she is today! Take a peek at Samanta and Cooked Tree’s stellar art by visiting: http://www.crookedtreegallery.com/ and https://www.instagram.com/samanthadarling/

Song of the week is “The Heart Keeper” by the experimental artist ibHssa. Find more of their tunes by checking out https://soundcloud.com/ibhssa

Episode 44 with Arcade Experts: Clint and Jared!

In Episode 44 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with Arcade Experts: Clint and Jared! Clint and Jared operate the arcade half of the hangout destination, Secret Headquarters. They hilariously discuss being an odd business couples and how their opposite skill sets fit together like a puzzle. Focusing creating a place kids can go that is both fun and affordable, Clint & Jared are true assets to the community.  Song of the week is “Pronk” from chip tune artist Hypnogram! I think this is are most appropriate fitting music/interview yet! https://smokingmirrors.bandcamp.com/album/hypnogra

In Episode 44 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with Arcade Experts: Clint and Jared! Clint and Jared operate the arcade half of the hangout destination, Secret Headquarters. They hilariously discuss being an odd business couples and how their opposite skill sets fit together like a puzzle. Focusing creating a place kids can go that is both fun and affordable, Clint & Jared are true assets to the community.

Song of the week is “Pronk” from chip tune artist Hypnogram! I think this is are most appropriate fitting music/interview yet! https://smokingmirrors.bandcamp.com/album/hypnogra

Episode 43 with Entrepreneur, Coffee Curator and Stage Performer: David Rudibaugh!

Episode 43 is with Entrepreneur, Coffee Curator and Stage Performer: David Rudibaugh! Easily one of the most lovable guest we have sat down with, David shares his tale of leaving a comfy white collar career and venturing out to do something he loves and fills him with pride. David runs the coffee and music venue “Wired Coffee House” where he creates and sells drinks from his company “White Swan Coffee Lab”. http://wiredwiredwired.com/     Song of the week is “Won’t You Stay” by wonderful folk group Redwood Preservation Society. Check out even more wonderful songs by going to:  https://www.reverbnation.com/redwoodpreservationsociety

Episode 43 is with Entrepreneur, Coffee Curator and Stage Performer: David Rudibaugh! Easily one of the most lovable guest we have sat down with, David shares his tale of leaving a comfy white collar career and venturing out to do something he loves and fills him with pride. David runs the coffee and music venue “Wired Coffee House” where he creates and sells drinks from his company “White Swan Coffee Lab”. http://wiredwiredwired.com/

 

Song of the week is “Won’t You Stay” by wonderful folk group Redwood Preservation Society. Check out even more wonderful songs by going to: https://www.reverbnation.com/redwoodpreservationsociety

Episode 40 with Music Entrepreneur: Christian Miller!

In Episode 40 we sit down with the ambitious Christian Miller as he explains his upcoming edition to Evansville’s music scene, Pneumatic Studios! We discuss the trials most musicians go through when recording, practicing and booking shows and how he plans to present them with a valuable resource to alleviate the pressure.  Song of the week is “Finally Letting Go Feels Good’ by electronic muse Lightmares. Download this song among many other melodic treasures by visiting: https://lightmar3s.bandcamp.com/

In Episode 40 we sit down with the ambitious Christian Miller as he explains his upcoming edition to Evansville’s music scene, Pneumatic Studios! We discuss the trials most musicians go through when recording, practicing and booking shows and how he plans to present them with a valuable resource to alleviate the pressure.

Song of the week is “Finally Letting Go Feels Good’ by electronic muse Lightmares. Download this song among many other melodic treasures by visiting: https://lightmar3s.bandcamp.com/

Episode 30 with Designers: Kyle & Kory Miller! (Miller Made Collective)

Helping shape and give identity to the growing city of Evansville is the brilliant brothers behind Miller Made Collective, Kyle and Kory. We discuss how creating lightning, furniture and signage for businesses around the city has brought them closer together than ever (besides an insult or two). The Miller Bros tell wonderful stories in regards to their early days starting out and the plans they have for the future. Take a look at their fine work and fall in love with it yourself: https://www.instagram.com/millermadecollective/

 

Song of the week: “Poppin’ Like Toast” by LA based rapper Tinman. This song is just one out many great ones found on Tinman’s new album “This For That Long” so do yourself a favor and download it immediately!  https://soundcloud.com/the_10man/sets/this-for-that-lon

Episode 14 with Hairstylist: Nick Biggs!

In Episode 14 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with forward thinking hairstylist, Nick Biggs. Nick discusses how learning to help others look good has changed his life as well as his overall outlook towards the town he lives in. We discuss keeping up with fashion trends, setting up photo shoots and of course drawing things on manikin heads. Take a peek at Nick’s work and give him a shout if you are in the search for the perfect cut.  https://www.instagram.com/nickbiggs_art/

In Episode 14 of Don’t Quit Your Daydream we sit down with forward thinking hairstylist, Nick Biggs. Nick discusses how learning to help others look good has changed his life as well as his overall outlook towards the town he lives in. We discuss keeping up with fashion trends, setting up photo shoots and of course drawing things on manikin heads. Take a peek at Nick’s work and give him a shout if you are in the search for the perfect cut. https://www.instagram.com/nickbiggs_art/

Episode 10 with Cosmetic Tattoo Artist: Addison Edge!

In Episode 10, we sit down with cosmetic tattoo artist Addison Edge and discuss how she was able to transform her love of tattoos, makeup and helping people into one career. Addison shares both heartwarming and hilarious tales regarding the interactions she has had with clients which will surely leave a smile on your face. Addison’s list of hobbies extends well past her job however as we also discuss modeling, thrifting, piercing and much, much more. Take a look at how Addison has been able to make an impact on the lives of the individuals who have received her services at Revolution Ink!    http://www.revolutioninkstudio.com/addison-edge-cosmetic-tattooer.html

In Episode 10, we sit down with cosmetic tattoo artist Addison Edge and discuss how she was able to transform her love of tattoos, makeup and helping people into one career. Addison shares both heartwarming and hilarious tales regarding the interactions she has had with clients which will surely leave a smile on your face. Addison’s list of hobbies extends well past her job however as we also discuss modeling, thrifting, piercing and much, much more. Take a look at how Addison has been able to make an impact on the lives of the individuals who have received her services at Revolution Ink!  http://www.revolutioninkstudio.com/addison-edge-cosmetic-tattooer.html

Episode 4 with Game Designer and Writer: Shawn Edwards!

This week’s interview is with upcoming game designer and writer, Shawn Edwards. Shawn discusses the developmental journey of his card game “Infinite Apocalypse” and how it continues to evolve every step of the way. Having previously written both short stories and novels, Shawn talks about the process of creating something long term and how important it is to share ideas with friends and peers as it progresses. Check out Shawn’s Youtube series “Building a Business”, where he gives tips and suggestions to those with an entrepreneur’s mindset. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0HyURzeeQjgyOs7LYJ8p6Q

Episode 1 with Tattoo Artist, Skateboarder and DJ: Shane Klos!

Don't Quit Your Daydream is a new weekly podcast featuring interesting people with cool and/or unusual hobbies. What better way to kick of the inaugural episode than a conversation with Shane Klos. Shane is overflowing with creativity and uses tattooing, skateboarding and electronic music as an outlet. Look at cool art from Shane and his tattoo shop "Revolution Ink" by following these links:

www.instagram.com/shaneklostattoo/
www.revolutioninkstudio.com/