The Boost VC Podcast
Boost VC’s Founder & Managing Director Adam Draper hosts industry leaders and explores emerging sci-fi technology. Listen in to new episodes every week as they chat about startups, venture capital, and tech trends (not to mention superheroes and Harry Potter).
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Season 2 Ep. 24: Design Thinking for the Blockchain with Dan Elitzer of IDEO CoLab
Today Dan joins us to share how IDEO came to explore emerging technology in the blockchain space. We discuss his introduction to cryptocurrency as well as IDEO CoLab’s current projects. Listen in for Dan’s advice around the application of design thinking to blockchain technology and his definition of success in his role at IDEO.
Season 2, Ep. 23: The Drone Market, Future Thinking, and Candy for Fat Kids with Jonathan Nutzati of Mothership
Jonathan joins us to explain what sets Mothership apart from other drone technologies. We discuss the lessons Jonathan has learned as an entrepreneur and the challenges around communicating with investors when your market size is somewhat intangible. Listen in for Jonathan’s insight around the evolution of the drone market and the value of future-thinking.
Season 2, Ep. 19: Distributed Teams, Crypto Product Design and Bad Decisions with MyEtherWallet Founder Taylor Monahan
Taylor shares how she fell into the crypto rabbit hole and the experience that inspired MyEtherWallet. We discuss ICOs, the potential for bad decisions in the emerging crypto tech space, and the value of struggle—for individuals and companies. Listen in for Taylor's insight around managing a remote team and keeping your team happy when money doesn't matter!