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171: Stephen Regenold, vp of strategy at lola digital media

VP of Strategy, Stephen Regenold focuses on connecting with Lola Digital Media’s and AllGear’s consumer through authentic content and new sites

episode 94: Kimberly Grogran and the growth of a specialty gear store, part one

An independent, specialty endurance-sports store in Clermont, Florida, is expanding from 400 square feet to 2,000 square feet. As any specialty retailer knows, this is not a decision that’s made lightly. In a two-part series, I’ll be interviewing Kimberly Grogan, co-owner of Dash-Sports, to document the expansion. In this first episode, we drop in on the reasoning behind their decision to expand, why the time is now, and what strategies she and her partner/husband are employing to up the odds for success.

episode 91: Jonathan Ellsworth, Blister

Jonathan is founder and CEO of Blister, the online gear review site whose mission is to offer the most in-depth and honest review possible. Blister is fanatical about gear and the activities our gear allows us to do. This passion has been recognized (and rewarded) by a global audience of consumers that are equally enthusiastic about their gear, their sports, and the honesty they’ve come to rely on from Blister.