Jon of All Trades

Ep. 146: Jack Ekstrom – Founder of PolicyWorks America, My Dad

Jack Ekstrom is the founder of PolicyWorks America and is also my father. He's the guest on Ep. 146 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, which debuts September 13, 2017.

Jack Ekstrom has had an extraordinarily impressive career working in public and government for the oil and natural gas industry. He retired in January of this year, and, like the relentless advocate with an inexhaustible work ethic he is, immediately founded PolicyWorks America. He also happens to be my dad. [...]

September 12, 2017 Jon Podcast 1

Ep. 145: Erica Hoffman – Speech Pathologist

Erica Hoffman is a speech pathologist who works with kids aged 0-3, and she's the guest on Ep. 145 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting September 6, 2017.

Erica Hoffman came into our lives to work with our oldest daughter Grace. She’s a speech pathologist, and right around her second birthday we were worried that she wasn’t talking much, didn’t have many words, and wasn’t progressing properly. So we had her evaluated, it turned out we qualified for [...]

September 5, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 144: Gabe Schirm Returns – Writer, Entrepreneur

Gabe Schirm joins the show once again on Ep. 144 to talk about his life as a writer and entrepreneur. His episode debuts August 30, 2017.

Gabe Schirm is my longtime buddy dating back to our time together in college radio, and this isn’t the first I’ve had him on the show. He first appeared on Ep. 13 when he was working a normal 8-5 job, and so was I. On that episode, we talked about [...]

August 29, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Thirty-six

It’s me, delivering psychosis Over the phone to you I’ve colored your world blue Ten thousand miles from you I’m sinking all alone Treading new waters Where is my buoy? “Sleep” by Lagwagon I’m not entirely sure Kristin and I have finished a conversation with each other in more than [...]

August 28, 2017 Jon Blog, Music 0

Ep. 143: Rabbi Adam Morris – Temple Micah Denver

Rabbi Adam Morris is the rabbi at Temple Micah Denver, and he's the guest on Ep. 143 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting August 23, 2017.

Rabbi Adam Morris – Rabbi Mo – has been a rabbi for 23 years, and he’s currently at Temple Micah in Denver. On this week’s show, we talk about how he came to be a rabbi, how the public speaking butterflies have become his friends, what it means to be [...]

August 22, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 142: Paul Karolyi – Host of Changing Denver Podcast

Paul Karolyi, host of Changing Denver, is the guest on Ep. 142 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting August 16, 2017.

Paul Karolyi is the host of Changing Denver, The Denver Pizza Podcast, Denverite Now, and the winner of Westword’s 2017 Best Denver Podcast (staff choice). He’s an incredibly talented podcaster, an unparalleled interviewer, and someone I’m proud to have in my orbit as a fellow Denver podcaster. He’s good enough [...]

August 15, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 141: Braden Dick – Co-Founder of Mile High 100, Founder of Global Meeting Technologies

Braden Dick is my co-founder at Mile High 100 and founder of Global Meeting Technologies. He's the guest on Ep 141 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting August 9, 2017.

Braden Dick is the co-founder of Mile High 100 (along with yours truly), the founder of Global Meeting Technologies, and one of my favorite people and best friends. His career has taken him all over the world, which means I only got to see him once in a blue moon, [...]

August 8, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 140: R. Alan Brooks – Writer, Podcast Host, Creator of The Burning Metronome

R. Alan Brooks is a writer, and the creator of The Burning Metronome comic. He's the guest on Ep 140 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting July 26, 2017.

R. Alan Brooks is the creator of The Burning Metronome, a hardcover graphic novel, a supernatural murder mystery where six courageous explorers find themselves trapped in another world, populated by the strangest creatures they’ve ever seen: human beings. He’s also host of MotherF**ker In A Cape, a podcast series featuring [...]

July 25, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 139: Drew Magary – Author, Columnist for Deadspin and GQ

Drew Magary, columnist for GQ and Deadspin, as well as author of The Hike, is the guest on Ep. 139 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting July 5, 2017.

Drew Magary is the author of The Hike, a book I devoured obscenely quickly given that I was caring for a newborn baby at the time. He’s swinging through Denver during his book tour, and I was lucky enough to chat with him in advance of that. Let’s get that [...]

July 4, 2017 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 138: Brock Berry – Co-Founder and CEO of Adcellerant

Brock Berry is the co-founder and CEO of AdCellerant, and he is the guest on Ep. 138 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting June 28, 2017.

Brock Berry is the co-founder and CEO of AdCellerant, a digital advertising and technology company focused on making quality digital marketing accessible to every business. On this week’s show, Brock shares with me the origin story of AdCellerant, his perspective on the progression of digital advertising during his impressive career, [...]

June 27, 2017 Jon Podcast 0