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Liftoff by Bottle Rocket

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Brought to you by Bottle Rocket, ‘Liftoff’ is a podcast about experience. We talk business transformation, product growth, leadership and everything in between. It’s about real people, real advice and real conversations that lead to actionable insights for your business. Bringing together years of strategy and design experience, co-hosts Tony Daussat and Peter Klayman highlight the challenges facing today’s business professionals. Featuring conversations with other professionals, Tony and Peter discuss physical, digital and human experiences and the role they play in our lives. Liftoff was born as an evolution and extension of the podcast, Experience Design with Tony Daussat.

Brought to you by Bottle Rocket, ‘Liftoff’ is a podcast about experience. We talk business transformation, product growth, leadership and everything in between. It’s about real people, real advice and real conversations that lead to actionable insights for your business. Bringing together years of strategy and design experience, co-hosts Tony Daussat and Peter Klayman highlight the challenges facing today’s business professionals. Featuring conversations with other professionals, Tony and Peter discuss physical, digital and human experiences and the role they play in our lives. Liftoff was born as an evolution and extension of the podcast, Experience Design with Tony Daussat.

Location:

United States

Description:

Brought to you by Bottle Rocket, ‘Liftoff’ is a podcast about experience. We talk business transformation, product growth, leadership and everything in between. It’s about real people, real advice and real conversations that lead to actionable insights for your business. Bringing together years of strategy and design experience, co-hosts Tony Daussat and Peter Klayman highlight the challenges facing today’s business professionals. Featuring conversations with other professionals, Tony and Peter discuss physical, digital and human experiences and the role they play in our lives. Liftoff was born as an evolution and extension of the podcast, Experience Design with Tony Daussat.

Language:

English

Contact:

817-253-9908


Episodes

Great Artists Deserve Great Tools (w/ Bottle Rocket CEO & Founder, Calvin Carter)

5/4/2021
This episode we are joined by the head cheese of Bottle Rocket himself, Calvin Carter. Calvin has been honored with the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, Tech Titans, and many others. As the CEO and Founder of Bottle Rocket, he has created a company of 250 Rocketeers in producing more than 500 award-winning experiences (four apps in the Apple iTunes Hall of Fame), setting new standards in connecting people to what they want while transforming how businesses compete and win in...

Duration:00:26:04

How to Get Designers & Business Leaders in Sync (w/ Bill Flora)

4/20/2021
Our guest today is Bill Flora. He's an award-winning design director and strategist with more than 20 years of experience in leading teams and shipping products. During his two decades with Microsoft, he led design efforts for Xbox, Windows Media Center, Zune, and Encarta, and was the design force behind Microsoft’s “Metro” design language. Now-before joining forces with Blink as their Chief Creative Officer, he founded Tectonic, where he worked with some of the world’s leading companies,...

Duration:00:27:04

How to Find Your Superpower (with Ex-Googler, Raphael Akinsipe)

4/6/2021
Join us as we have the privilege of sitting down with a dear friend and former colleague Raphael Akinsipe. He is a former Googler and current SVP of Marketing and Strategy at HST Pathways. He's on a mission to help others grow, be they companies or individuals. His 3-tiered approach is spot on, and definitely not an episode to miss! Connect with him on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/raphael-akinsipe/ - Find out more about Liftoff:...

Duration:00:33:03

Human-Centered Design is Empathetic Design (w/ Matt Kressy)

3/23/2021
Our guest today is Matt Kressy, founding director of the MIT Integrated Design & Management master’s degree, and is an expert in innovation, leadership and product development. As an entrepreneur and founder of Designturn, he has designed, invented, engineered, and manufactured products for startups, Fortune 500 companies, and everything in between. Since 1999, our guest has co-taught collaborative courses in product design and development at top design and business schools including the...

Duration:00:29:18

Bringing Your True, Authentic Self to the Workplace (w/ Youri Bebic)

3/9/2021
Our guest this episode is Youri Bebic. n accomplished Chief Product Officer with deep experience in the FinTech industry. He applies a strong business lens to technology innovation balancing priorities during the development lifecycle. He leads global product develop for new software service offerings at diebold. Before that he was the Global Head of Product & Innovation at MoneyGram. At Moneygram he oversaw a rapid period of growth with digital transactions growing over 150% annually. Not...

Duration:00:26:33

Beyond the "Growth Mindset" (with NYT Best Selling Author, David Kidder)

2/23/2021
Our guest this episode is David Kidder, the NYT Best-Selling author of The Intellectual Devotional, The Startup Playbook featuring exclusive interviews with over 40 of the world's most influential CEOs and founders and New to Big: How Companies Can Create Like Entrepreneurs, Invest Like VCs, and Install a Permanent Operating System for Growth. He was an early angel investor in AirBnB and SpaceX and remains an angel investor for over 40 startups. And we’re not done! He's also a co-founder of...

Duration:00:33:15

Create Winning Customer Engagement (with Jennie Lewis)

2/2/2021
Our guest this week, Jennie Lewis, is the Strategic Services Lead at Airship. Airship (which of course is formerly Urban Airship) is a Customer Engagement Platform that create deeper connections with customers by delivering incredibly relevant, orchestrated messages on any channel. In this episode we talk: -Attention -Attrition -The need for innovation -How Might We… -Create winning customer engagement Find Jennie on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jennielew/ Check out Airship:...

Duration:00:25:18

AR is the New Content (with Mike Molnar, Managing Partner at GLOW)

1/19/2021
Our guest this week is Mike Molnar, Managing Partner of the digital and social agency GLOW. He draws on 20 years of experience leading award-winning digital creative efforts across display media, site development, trans-media experiences, games, and social and mobile content—working across teams to develop large scale high-profile campaigns, custom content and digital experiences that generate measurable results and drive value for partners. On this episode we go to town on topics...

Duration:00:30:07

How Analytics Are More Powerful Than Ever (w/ Ariel Michaeli)

1/5/2021
Ariel Michaeli is the founder and CEO of appFigures. appFigures is the app analytics, optimization, and intelligence choice for top developers, publishers, marketers, and analysts. On this week’s episode we discuss: -How Analytics Are More Powerful Than Ever -Parlor -Quibi -Growth and Growth Hacking Discover appFigures: https://appfigures.com/ Ariel on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/arielmichaeli/ - Find out more about Liftoff: Here. Until next time, friends...stay curious.

Duration:00:25:15

What is Digital Health and Why Does it Matter? (w/ Brandon Maenius)

12/22/2020
We're happy to be joined by Brandon Maenius on Liftoff this week. He is the Director of Digital Health and Marketing at Baylor Scott & White Health. Which begged the questions: What is digital health? How might we use digital solutions to help healthcare? ...and many other thought provoking questions you'll love to dig in to. Follow Brandon: Here. - Find out more about Liftoff: Here.

Duration:00:25:11

Advertising is Not the Future (with Chris Maddern)

12/8/2020
On this episode, we’re joined by Chris Maddern, the co-founder and chief innovation officer at Button. Before Button, he was the Head of Mobile at Venmo, and Co-Founder of AppLaunch. We dive into themes around: -Advertising is not the future -Building better commerce -Without problems, there is no curiosity -Creating a grab bag of awesome people Find out more about Button: usebutton.com Connect with Chris on Twitter: @chrismaddern - Find out more about Liftoff: Here.

Duration:00:23:34

Design for Thought-Based Interfaces (w/ Afshin Mehin)

11/24/2020
Today’s guest is Afshin Mehin, the Founder Woke. Wokr supports companies developing new technologies by helping them to express the potential of their work in the most beautiful, meaningful ways possible. Some of their clients include: Neuralink, Amazon, Lulullemon, and Postmates, to name a few. We do some mind bending this episode as we dig into some themes like: Are designers fortune tellers? What is thought interface, and how might we design for it? How does curiosity win the...

Duration:00:30:11

What IS Business Strategy and WHY does it matter? (w/ Peter Bandy)

11/10/2020
Business Strategy is more than a buzz-phrase. It’s paramount to getting to where you need to be. But... What is business strategy? How do you build trust? What is radical transparency? Why is empathy so important? Are Business Strategists… sherpas? This week, Tony plays the audience and interviews (co-host) Peter Klayman and fellow Rocketeer, Peter Bandy—as he seeks to get these questions answered. - Find out more about Liftoff: Here.

Duration:00:31:49

Failure is Inevitable in Innovation (with Summer Collins)

10/27/2020
Summer Collins is the Associate Vice President of Design and Innovation at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. In this episode we’ll tap into questions like: How does health and wellbeing contribute to the way we think about design? How do you design for an array of communities? How failure is an intrinsic and inevitable part of the innovation process? What does it mean to be curious? Connect with Summer Collins on Twitter:...

Duration:00:24:41

The Limitless Evolution of Experience (w/ Christian Gani of Match Marketing Group)

10/13/2020
Our guest this episode is Christian Gani, the Managing Director of Match Marketing Group’s Boulder office, he plays a leading role in creating and shaping consumer experience platforms for brands including Lincoln Motor Company, Progressive Insurance and adidas, to name a few. Our guest is motivated to push the boundaries of the expected when it comes to consumer marketing and is fascinated by how experience, when combined with purpose, can impact the way people feel and ultimately...

Duration:00:28:09

Drive Results With Strategy Sprints (with Simon Severino)

9/29/2020
This week we’re joined by the Founder and CEO of strategysprints.com, and host of the Strategy Show Podcast—Mr. Simon Severino. What do swimming, lasagna, analytics, sprints, and freedom all have to do with each other? Only one way to find out... Tune in and discover why Peter and Tony love this dialog with Simon so much. Find out more about Strategy Sprints: Here. Follow Simon Severino on LinkedIn: Here. Find out more about Liftoff: Here.

Duration:00:26:12

The Hidden Science of Neuromarketing (with Prince Ghuman)

9/15/2020
Prince Ghuman is a neuro-marketer whose focus is on the ethical applications of neuromarketing in the consumer world. Together with Matt Johnson, PhD, a neuroscientist whose focus is bridging the gap between science and business., they co-authored the book Blindsight, a book that covers neuromarketing and consumer psychology. Take the red pill and enjoy this mind bending episode of Liftoff by Bottle Rocket. Check out the book, Blindsight: Here Connect with Prince Ghuman: Here Find out...

Duration:00:29:01

TikTok: The Straw that Broke the Camel's Back

9/1/2020
This week on Liftoff by Bottle Rocket, Tony and Peter dig into some heavy themes around TikTok, Data, Privacy, and your Data as a Currency. How much are you willing to trade for your privacy? How much is your data worth to you TikTok may be a video sharing platform, a social media app, or a way to make fun videos… But actually it’s a rally cry. Perhaps we need to have a better understanding of the value that our activities across the global digital ecosystem bring to entities. Is...

Duration:00:25:21

Welcome to Liftoff

8/18/2020
Welcome to Liftoff! Liftoff was born as an evolution and extension of the podcast, Experience Design with Tony Daussat. Bringing together years of strategy and design experience, co-hosts Tony Daussat and Peter Klayman highlight the challenges facing today’s business professionals. Featuring conversations with other professionals, Tony and Peter discuss physical, digital and human experiences and the role they play in our lives. In this welcome episode, we get to know our new co-host,...

Duration:00:19:44

This Isn't Goodbye...

7/21/2020
The past year-and-a-half of hosting the Experience Design podcast has been extraordinary. I still pinch myself when I think of all of the amazing guests that were kind enough to say, “yes” to some random guy (me) to ask them questions about design and life. I still pinch myself when I think of how this little passion project went from a handful of friends and family listening, to over 150 countries tuning in. But lately I’ve been doing some deep looks inside, and evaluating how I’m...

Duration:00:09:06