Jon of All Trades

Jon’s Audio Resume Vol. 2: Door-to-door Salesman

Welcome to Jon’s Audio Resume, the Jon of All Trades solo exploration of all the weird ass jobs I’ve had in my life. This series runs in chronological order and here is my second job. Job: Door-to-door salesman Duration: September 1999 Pay: $5/lead Did I get along with my boss? Surprisingly, yes! (An old [...]

December 12, 2017 Jon Jon's Audio Resume, Podcast 0

Jon’s Audio Resume Vol. 1: Bindery

Welcome to Jon’s Audio Resume, the Jon of All Trades solo exploration of all the weird ass jobs I’ve had in my life. This series runs in chronological order and we start with my very first job. Job: Bindery worker Duration: May 1998 – August 1998 Pay: $6.50/hr. Did I get along with [...]

December 5, 2017 Jon Jon's Audio Resume, Podcast 0

Blog: Back in the (office) saddle, and I launch a new series

People often ask me, “What’s your ultimate goal for Deft Communications?” which I suppose is an honest enough question, but never fails to make me laugh both because of how boring and seemingly unambitious my answer is. Here’s my honest answer: All I want is for Deft Communications to do [...]

November 29, 2017 Jon Blog, Inside My Head, News 0

Ep. 155: Adam J. Minnick – Director of Photography

Adam J. Minnick is a cinematographer, served as a juror on Denver Film Festival 2017, and is the guest on Ep. 155 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting November 15, 2017.

Adam J. Minnick is a cinematographer who served as a juror for the 2017 Denver Film Festival. He was also the Director of Photography for Actor Martinez, a movie I first became aware of when I interviewed the film’s directors, Mike Ott and Nathan Silver, two years ago at Denver [...]

November 14, 2017 Jon Denver Film Festival 2017, Podcast 0

Ep. 154: Kyle Gass of Tenacious D

Kyle Gass from Tenacious D is the guest on Ep. 154 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting November 10, 2017.

It’s Kyle Gass! From Tenacious D! What else do you need me to write here? Just click on the episode and listen to it! Alright, I suppose I should mention that Kyle is here at Denver Film Festival 40 supporting his excellent movie Gnaw, in which he’s terrific. Here’s a [...]

November 10, 2017 Jon Denver Film Festival 2017, Podcast 0

Ep. 153: Andrew Novick – Director, JonBenet’s Tricycle

Andrew Novick is the director JonBenet's Tricycle, a documentary premiering at Denver Film Festival, and he's the guest on Ep. 153 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting November 8, 2017.

Andrew Novick is the director of JonBenet’s Tricycle, a documentary premiering at Denver Film Festival 40. Intrigued? I certainly was. Here’s the synopsis: “Andrew Novick – a Mile-High legend as the man who collects almost everything – forges all sorts of emotional connections to the objects he acquires: either memories, [...]

November 8, 2017 Jon Denver Film Festival 2017, Podcast 0

Ep. 152: John Brackney – Man About Town

John Brackney is Director of Public Policy & Engagement at Webolutions, and he's the guest on Ep. 152 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting November 1, 2017.

John Brackney is Director of Public Policy & Community Engagement at Webolutions. He’s also the former President & CEO of the South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce, Arapahoe County Commissioner (Chair in 2000), a veteran of the Army National Guard, and on more boards and a part of more organizations [...]

October 31, 2017 Jon Podcast 1

Ep. 151: Megan Ranegar – Yelp Denver Community Manager

Megan Ranegar is the Community Manager for Yelp Denver and she is the guest on Ep. 151 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting October 24, 2017.

… … Megan Ranegar is the Community Manager for  Yelp Denver. Yelp is one of those weird companies that you use all the time, but whose employees are rarely seen to the average consumer. They have something like 5,000 employees worldwide, but I’m willing to bet before today, most of [...]

October 24, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 150: Denver Podcast Network Live Launch Showcase

The Denver Podcast Network Live Launch Showcase is Ep. 150 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting October 18, 2017.

For those of you who missed it on Sunday, October 8 [shakes fist at you], here is the live recording featuring all the shows from the Denver Podcast Network as we discuss everything from pizza to movies to music to comedy and more. You get a nice sample of everyone’s [...]

October 17, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 149: JD Lopez – Comedian, Host of Left Hand Right Brain

JD Lopez is a comedian and the host of the Left Hand Right Brain Podcast, and he's the guest on Ep. 149 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting October 4, 2017.

JD Lopez is a comedian, the host of Left Hand Right Brain, and proud fellow member of the Denver Podcast Network. We met for the first time a few months ago when Paul Karolyi from Changing Denver (which kicked off a new season this week!) decided to round up fellow [...]

October 3, 2017 Jon Podcast 0