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Presented by Causeartist, Disruptors for GOOD explores social entrepreneurs around the world who have dedicated their lives to creating brands, startups, and businesses that impact the world in a positive way. The founder of Causeartist, Grant Trahant, does one-on-one interviews with some of the most creative and impactful startups and brands around the world.

Presented by Causeartist, Disruptors for GOOD explores social entrepreneurs around the world who have dedicated their lives to creating brands, startups, and businesses that impact the world in a positive way. The founder of Causeartist, Grant Trahant, does one-on-one interviews with some of the most creative and impactful startups and brands around the world.
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Presented by Causeartist, Disruptors for GOOD explores social entrepreneurs around the world who have dedicated their lives to creating brands, startups, and businesses that impact the world in a positive way. The founder of Causeartist, Grant Trahant, does one-on-one interviews with some of the most creative and impactful startups and brands around the world.

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@causeartist

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English


Episodes

How Branden Harvey Uses Social Media to Inspire Others and Tell Amazing Stories

9/18/2019
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In Episode 25 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Branden Harvey, Founder of Good Good Good and the Good Newspaper on using his social media influence to inspire others and tell amazing stories from around the world.

Duration:00:52:34

Swimwear Made From Discarded Fishing Nets and Other Plastic Waste Found in the Ocean

9/11/2019
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In Episode 24 of the Disruptors for Good podcast, we chat with Leila Veerasamy, Founder of PA.NI Swimwear, a sustainable brand made with ECONYL®, a regenerated nylon yarn developed from discarded fishing nets and other plastic waste found in the ocean.

Duration:01:07:31

The Inspirational Story Behind the Creation of The Make-A-Wish Foundation

9/4/2019
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In Episode 23 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Frank Shankwitz, the creator and co-founder of the Make A Wish Foundation on how tragedy can turn into inspiration and impact lives around the world.

Duration:01:04:17

How Smart Cities Can be Leaders in Sustainability, Blockchain, and the Future Economy

8/28/2019
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In Episode 22 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Sergio Fernandez de Cordova, the Executive Chairman of the PVBLIC Foundation, P3 SmartCity Partners, and the Blockchain Commission for Sustainable Development on the future of smart cities.

Duration:01:06:43

How the Next Generation of Scientists Will Impact the World Through Social Entrepreneurship

8/21/2019
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In Episode 21 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Maya Ajmera, the CEO of Society for Science & the Public on solving global problems through investing in world class research, big data, media, and the next generation of scientists.

Duration:00:46:47

Meet the Female Founder Using Hotels and Technology to Bring Sustainable Travel Mainstream

8/14/2019
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In Episode 20 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Jessica Blotter, the Co-founder and CEO of Kind Traveler on creating the first ‘Give + Get’ hotel booking platform that allows travelers to give back with every stay.

Duration:00:59:38

How Ayahuasca Therapy is Transforming the Lives of Veterans with PTSD

8/7/2019
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In Episode 19 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Jesse Gould, Founder of Heroic Hearts Project on how plant medicine is transforming the lives of veterans with PTSD and why its important to overcome the stigma of psychedelics.

Duration:00:57:48

Meet The Team Making Clean Energy Affordable and Accessible To All Humanity

7/31/2019
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In Episode 18 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Seungah Jeong, CEO of MPOWERD and John Salzinger, Co-founder of MPOWERD on creating affordable and accessible clean energy for all humanity.

Duration:00:42:32

Bringing Technology Careers to Low Income Students in New York

7/24/2019
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In Episode 17 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Jessica Santana, the Co-founder and CEO of New York On Tech on how she is using her journey in technology to bring low income students the skills needed to change their future.

Duration:00:51:34

Creating For-Purpose Travel and Sharing the Power of Giving Back

7/17/2019
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In Episode 16 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Adam Kunes, the Founder of Have Fun Do Good on creating for-purpose travel and sharing the power of giving back through one of a kind adventure volunteer opportunities.

Duration:00:35:40

How to Travel the World and use your Skills for Social Impact

7/10/2019
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In Episode 15 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Mark Horoszowski, the Co-founder of MovingWorlds on using your skills and expertise to address the global talent gap.

Duration:00:47:56

Aiming to Channel $1 Trillion Towards Charity Over the Next Decade

7/3/2019
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In Episode 14 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Jenny Xia Spradling, the Co-founder and Co-CEO of FreeWill, an online will creation platform aiming to channel $1 Trillion towards charity over the next 10 years!

Duration:00:23:34

Creating a Sustainable Fashion Brand From Recycled Materials

6/26/2019
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In Episode 13 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Hamilton Perkins, the founder and President of Hamilton Perkins Collection, a certified B Corporation producing unique and award winning bags and accessories from recycled plastic water bottles, pineapple leaf fiber, and billboard vinyl. The result is that no two bags are ever the same.

Duration:00:56:23

How to Build a Million Dollar in Revenue Social Enterprise

6/19/2019
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In Episode 12 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Prashant Mehta, the Founder and CEO of Conscious Step, a fair trade sock company creating comfortable and beautiful socks that support social good causes with every pair sold.

Duration:00:43:55

The Journey to Become the Most Sustainable Footwear Company in the World

6/12/2019
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In Episode 11 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Kyle Parsons, the Founder and CEO of Indosole, a leader in social impact and on a quest to become the most sustainable footwear company in the world.

Duration:00:39:50

Chocolate and the Fair Trade Economic Impact on the Developing World

6/5/2019
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In Episode 10 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Ben Conard, the Founder and CEO of Five North Chocolate, a fair trade chocolate company driving positive economic impact to marginalized farmers, artisans, and producers in the developing world.

Duration:00:40:26

Creating a New Global Industry Around Coffee Leaf Tea

5/29/2019
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In Episode 9 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Max Rivest, the Co-founder and CEO of Wize Monkey. By using the leaves of the coffee plant in the off-season that are typically discarded, Wize Monkey generates year-round jobs for growers and train staff with added-value skills to process and taste-test Coffee Leaf Tea.

Duration:01:02:31

Mental Illness and the Power of Music and Creativity

5/22/2019
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In Episode 8 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Mackenzie Nicole, the classically trained singer, song writer, and musician who speaks candidly about her personal issues with mental health and the power of music and creativity.

Duration:00:35:04

Using Business to Empower Survivors of Sex Trafficking

5/10/2019
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In Episode 7 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Vaishali Umrikar, Founder of The Empowerment Bag, about starting her company to help support and empower women affected by sex trafficking.

Duration:00:57:54

Why I Quit College and Raised $1.5 Million for my Organic Tampon Company

5/9/2019
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In Episode 6 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Claire Coder, Founder of Aunt Flow, about quitting college at 19 to start an organic tampon company, fighting for women's menstrual issues, and raising $1.5 million.

Duration:00:29:35