Jon of All Trades

Ep. 175: Cat Jaffee – Founder, House of Pod

Cat Jaffee is the founder of House of Pod, and she's the guest on Ep. 176 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting May 23, 2018.

Catherine de Medici Jaffee is a producer and founder of House of Pod. She spent many years as a National Geographic Explorer on the Turkish/Armenian/Georgian/Azerbaijani borders, she’s produced and consulted for Radiotopia and Gimlet, and she loves giving people chicken eggs. While the only part of that I cannot verify personally [...]

May 22, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 175: Vinnie Fiorello – Drummer and Lyricist, Less Than Jake

Vinnie Fiorello is the drummer and lyricist of Less Than Jake, and he's the guest on Ep. 175 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting May 16, 2018.

Vinnie Fiorello is the drummer and chief lyricist of Less Than Jake, which is, to put it mildly, only one of my absolute favorite bands of my entire freaking life. I’ve enthusiastically consumed Less Than Jake’s music for more than 20 years. I’ve seen them live more than 10 times. [...]

May 15, 2018 Jon Podcast 1

Ep. 174: Justin Finesilver – Foster Parent, Advocate

Justin Finesilver is a foster parent and advocate, and he is the guest on Ep. 174 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting May 9, 2018.

Justin Finesilver has been on my show before. He was Episode 70 where we talked about his 3-D Printing Store. He’s also presented at my nonprofit venture Mile High 100 on behalf of his nonprofit Pawsthetics. We knew each other in college and worked together at the radio station. Yet, [...]

May 8, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 173: Bob Bell – Co-Founder of Food For Thought Denver

Bob Bell is the co-founder of Food For Thought Denver, and he is the guest on Ep. 173 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting May 2, 2018.

Bob Bell is the Co-Founder of Food For Thought Denver, which strives to eliminate weekend hunger for children in the Denver area by providing food PowerSacks, because they believe that no child should go hungry. I had the pleasure of meeting Bob at the second Mile High 100 meeting last [...]

May 1, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 172: Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker – President, CSU Global

Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker is the President of CSU Global, and she's the guest on Ep. 172 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting April 18, 2018.

Dr. Becky Takeda-Tinker is the President of CSU Global. And she also happens to be one of my favorite people that I’ve met professionally. She was a board member of an organization I served as staff for, and we’ve always had an easy rapport, a similar view of the world, [...]

April 17, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 171: Chad Hadersbeck – Co-Frontman of Goodnight Freeman

Chad Hadersbeck is the co-frontman for Denver band Goodnight Freeman, and he's the guest on Ep. 171 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting April 11, 2018.

Chad Hadersbeck is the Co-Frontman of Denver indie rock band Goodnight Freeman. He’s also someone I met in my professional life with whom I immediately hit it off because we’re both working side hustles while building successful careers. It’s strange the way the world will bring you together with folks [...]

April 10, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 170: Saira Rao – Candidate for Colorado’s 1st Congressional District

Saira Rao is a candidate for the 1st Congressional District of Colorado, and she is the guest on Ep. 170 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting April 4, 2018.

Saira Rao is a Democrat candidate for Colorado’s 1st Congressional District. She and her husband Shiv live in Denver with their two children, Lila and Dar, and their dog, Hector. You can find her website, Saira Rao for Congress, here. This is the first time on the podcast I’ve interviewed [...]

April 3, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 169: Dave Sevick – Vice President, Firefly Autism (4-Year Anniversary Show)

Dave Sevick, Vice President of Marketing and Development of Firefly Autism, is the guest on Ep. 169 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting March 21, 2018. This is the 4-year anniversary of the podcast.

Dave Sevick is the Vice President of Marketing & Development for Firefly Autism, Colorado’s premiere autism therapy and behavioral support program. Featuring Applied Behavior Analysis techniques, in the classroom, and in your home. And this is the 4-Year Anniversary of the Jon of All Trades Podcast! Dave is a special guest [...]

March 20, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 168: Capt. Greg Pixley – Denver Fire Department

Captain Greg Pixley of the Denver Fire Department is the guest on Ep. 168 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting March 14, 2018.

Captain Greg Pixley is the Public Information Officer and Chief Recruitment Officer for the Denver Fire Department. He’s also worked as a firefighter for the last 25+ years. I’ve actually wanted to talk with a firefighter since before the inception of this show, but kept waiting for a connection to [...]

March 13, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 167: Savannah King – Savannah the Balloon Twister

Savannah King, aka Savannah the Balloon Twister, is the guest on Ep. 167 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting March 7, 2018.

“My dad’s a clown.” – probably everyone at some point in their life, thinking about their own father. Savannah King can tell you what it’s like to grow up when your dad is a literal and professional clown. Owners of Zany Entertainments, the overarching company of which Savannah the Balloon Twister is a part, Savannah’s [...]

March 6, 2018 Jon Podcast 0