Jon of All Trades
  • Kent Frazier is a leadership coach, HR executive, a dad, and an advocate for de-stigmatizing mental health issues. He's also the guest on Ep. 216 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting June 19, 2019.

    Ep. 216: Kent Frazier – Leadership Coach, HR Executive, Fellow Dad

    Kent Frazier is a seasoned and wise HR Executive, catalyst and steward of Conscious Capitalism, Ironman Finisher, musician, athlete, father, and transformational coach. Kent is

  • First Job: Kent Frazier

    Kent Frazier is a seasoned and wise HR Executive, catalyst and steward of Conscious Capitalism, Ironman Finisher, musician, athlete, father, and transformational coach. You can

  • Erin Parisi is the founder of TranSending, and she's the guest on Ep. 215 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting June 12, 2019.

    Ep. 215: Erin Parisi – Founder of TranSending

    Erin Parisi is the Founder of TranSending, a 501c3 designated non-profit dedicated to the advancement of transgender rights throughout all aspects of society by promoting

  • First Job: Erin Parisi

    Erin Parisi is the founder of TranSending 7, and she’s the guest on Ep. 215 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast this Wednesday, June

  • Brett Zahrte (left) and Jason Bailey are two of the founders of Old 121 Brewhouse. They're the guests on Ep. 214 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast debuting June 5, 2019.

    Ep. 214: Old 121 Brewhouse

    Jason Bailey and Brett Zahrte are two of the founders of Old 121 Brewhouse in Lakewood, CO. Their doors have been open for just over

First Job: Lynn Granger

Lynn Granger, Director of Operations for Colorado Concern, shares with Jon of All Trades her first job, debuting on December 20, 2018.

It’s First Jobs week here at the Jon of All Trades Podcast! In lieu of doing a long form episode this week, I’m highlighting some of my favorite professional people as they tell me all about their first jobs. Lynn Granger, seen above in a screengrab doing Vital for Colorado [...]

December 20, 2018 Jon First Jobs, Podcast 0

Muppet Babies Characters, Ranked

Jon of All Trades ranks the Muppet Babies characters from Animal to Fozzie. December 18, 2018.

Almost three years ago, I, a parent of young children, took it upon myself to provide you, presumably since you’re reading this, also the parent of young children, the service of ranking all the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse characters. You’re welcome. I’m happy to report that while the reign of tyranny [...]

December 19, 2018 Jon Blog, Film and Television, Parenthood 0

First Job: Debbie Brown

It’s First Jobs week here at the Jon of All Trades Podcast! In lieu of doing a long form episode this week, I’m highlighting some of my favorite professional people as they tell me all about their first jobs. Today I’ve got Debbie Brown (pictured above with her son Trevor [...]

December 18, 2018 Jon First Jobs, Podcast 0

First Job: Braden Dick

Braden Dick, founder of Global Meeting Technologies and Mile High 100, shares his first job on the Jon of All Trades Podcast, December 17, 2018.

It’s First Jobs week here at the Jon of All Trades Podcast! In lieu of doing a long form episode this week, I’m highlighting some of my favorite professional people as they tell me all about their first jobs. Today I’ve got Braden Dick, my co-founder of Mile High 100 [...]

December 17, 2018 Jon First Jobs, Podcast 0

Ep. 202: Shawn Marek – Producer for PodcastOne, Wrestling Nerd

Shawn Marek is a Producer for PodcastOne, notably the Stone Cold Podcast, and he's the guest on Ep. 202 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting December 12, 2018.

Shawn Marek is a producer for PodcastOne, the largest advertiser-supported, on-demand digital audio network. Of the eight or so shows he produces, by far and away my favorite one is The Steve Austin Show. Turns out, Shawn and I exist in just about perfect parallel dimensions considering we both began our [...]

December 11, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Jon’s Audio Resume Vol. 12 – PR Professional

Jon Ekstrom of the Jon of All Trades Podcast with Mike Gaughan, Chairman of MGA Communications before their interview in March of 2014.

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 12th job. Job: Account Executive/Account Manager – MGA Communications, Inc. Duration: April 2007 – December 2010 Pay: ~$40,000/yr. Did [...]

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Ep. 200: Kristin Crites – My Wife, Friend, Consigliere, and Inspiration

Kristin Crites is my wife, friend, consigliere, and inspiration and she's my very special guest on Ep. 200 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting November 28, 2018.

As I approached Episode 200, a crazy milestone I never envisioned hitting when I started this show four and a half years ago, I knew I wanted to give you something I never had before. Because once you hit 200 episodes, you’ve necessarily covered a lot of ground. I’ve had [...]

November 27, 2018 Jon Podcast 0

Ep. 199: Jello Biafra, Groovie Mann, Julia Nash & Mark Skillicorn – Wax Trax!

(left to right) Mark Skillicorn, Julia Nash, (me), Jello Biafra, and Groovie Mann are part of Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records, and they're the guests on Ep. 199 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast from Denver Film Festival 2018 #DFF41, debuting November 15, 2018.

Here’s the synopsis of Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records: From humble beginnings in Denver, Colorado, Jim Nash and Dannie Flesher built one of the most influential American independent record labels. In 1978 they opened Wax Trax! Records in Chicago, Illinois, which would evolve into a record store [...]

November 15, 2018 Jon Denver Film Festival 2018, Podcast 0

Ep. 198: Breaking the Bee Filmmakers

Chris Weller (left) and Sam Rega are the Producer and Director, respectively, Breaking the Bee, a documentary about Indian-American dominance at the Scripps National Spelling Bee, join the Jon of All Trades Podcast Ep. 198 at the Denver Film Festival, debuting November 13, 2018.

“Since 1999, 19 of the last 23 winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have been Indian-American, and an Indian-American has won for 11 straight years making the incredible trend one of the longest in sports history. “Breaking the Bee” is a feature-length documentary that explores and celebrates this new dynasty [...]

November 13, 2018 Jon Denver Film Festival 2018, Podcast 1

Ep. 197: Isa Mazzei and Daniel Goldhaber – Filmmakers of Cam

Isa Mazzei (center) and Daniel Goldhaber are the writer and director of Cam, playing at Denver Film Festival 2018. They're the guests on Ep. 197 of the Jon of All Trades Podcast, debuting November 8, 2018.

In the film Cam, an erotic webcam performer seeks success, but one day finds her online identity hijacked and seems bent on destroying her life. It’s a movie that works both as a thriller, and as a commentary of how we construct our digital identity and where and how that identity intersects [...]

November 8, 2018 Jon Denver Film Festival 2018, Podcast 0