Business of HYPE show

Business of HYPE

Summary: Business of HYPE with host jeffstaple is a weekly interview series that dives into the successful careers of well-known creatives, brand-builders and entrepreneurs from various corners of youth culture. We learn about the realities behind the dreams they’ve built with encouraging words of advice peppered along the way. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our other shows MIC/LINE and The HB•R Show.

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 John C Jay | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5321

 On the Season 5 premiere of Business of HYPE, in part 1 of a two-part series, jeffstaple sits down with creative mastermind John C Jay. The man behind some of Nike’s legendary ad campaigns, details going from business journalism to Bloomingdale’s to dedicating two-plus decades at Wieden+Kennedy to his recent title as President of Global Creative at Fast Retailing & Uniqlo. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don’t forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE, on Apple, Spotify or wherever else you get your podcasts. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Miki Agrawal | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2955

On the season 4 finale of Business of HYPE with jeffstaple, entrepreneur and author Miki Agrawal details on how she started her three companies: Wild, a gluten-free pizza restaurant, Thinx, period-proof underwear and Tushy, an affordable clip-on bidet.  She tells us why she loves shifting culture through the lens of products; and the importance behind constantly challenging social norms. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as MIC/LINE and  HB•R.    Take 10% off on hellotushy.com with the code: HYPEBEAST Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Jaysse Lopez of Urban Necessities | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4136

On this week’s episode of Business of HYPE with jeffstaple, Urban Necessities founder Jaysse Lopez tells us how he turned $20 into a $20 million dollar business and why he chose to partner with American Eagle. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Sean Wotherspoon - Part 2 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3272

On this week’s episode of Business of HYPE with jeffstaple, in part 2 of a two-part series, Round Two owner Sean Wotherspoon reflects on his Nike collaboration. Sparing us no details, he talks sustainability, being an “average joe”, haters and much more.  As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Sean Wotherspoon - Part 1 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4004

 On this week’s episode of Business of HYPE, in part 1 of a two-part series, jeffstaple sits down with Round Two owner Sean Wotherspoon. The vintage expert and recent Nike collaborator tells us how it all started from a vintage Polo Bear shirt, to Round Two’s humble beginnings in Virginia, to the joys of finding a “priceless” item and much more. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Eric Koston | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2672

On this week’s episode of Business of HYPE, at a live recording, jeffstaple sits down with skateboarding legend Eric Koston. The “Michael Jordan” of skateboarding details on his early rise to the sport, the complexities of sponsorships, creating his own brand and the interwoven cultures of streetwear and skate culture As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.    Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Jaden Smith | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2636

On this episode of Business of HYPE, at a special live recording, jeffstaple sits down with Jaden Smith. He shares with us how he wants to change the world by detailing his creative process and humanitarian concerns. Successfully paving his own path, the young icon tells us he’s not concerned with fulfilling his parents legacy, but focused “[doing] better for the whole world.” As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.  This episode is presented by New Balance. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 David X Prutting of BFA | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4576

On this week’s episode of Business of HYPE with jeffstaple, photographer and co-founder of BFA, David X Prutting tells us how he went from assisting photographers to running his own business. He shares his insight on the competitive industry and how BFA became one of the most coveted sources for event photography. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.  This episode is presented by New Balance. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Peter Lundgren of T-Post | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2085

On this week’s episode of Business of HYPE, jeffstaple speaks with T-Post founder Peter Lundgren. Started 14 years ago, T-Post is a wearable magazine that delivers monthly t-shirts to your doorstep with a graphic on the outside and editorial feature printed on the inside. T-Post aims to reinvent storytelling and the medium of print itself. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.  This episode is presented by New Balance. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Roy Choi | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3312

On this episode of Business of HYPE, Jeff sits with chef Roy Choi as he reflects on his ten-year milestone of being in the business. The founder of Kogi BBQ discusses his thought process, early beginnings and newest venture, Best Friend. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.  This episode is presented by New Balance. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Jerry Lorenzo | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 3831

To kickoff Season 4 of Business of HYPE, our host jeffstaple sits down with Fear of God founder Jerry Lorenzo. Recorded in his Los Angeles studio, Jerry begins the episode with a look back at his recently-launched collaborative line with Nike. The designer then recounts his time as a club promoter, working with Kanye West and designing merch for Justin Bieber. Along the way we learn about the importance of creating solutions, selling a perspective, overcoming fears, and family. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.   Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Jon Wexler of adidas | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 5608

On the Season 3 finale of Business of HYPE, host jeffstaple sits down with Jon Wexler, the Vice President of Global Entertainment and Influencer Marketing for adidas. Jon has a job that everyone wants but no one knows how to get it, so listen in as he details his journey, from losing thousands of dollars booking gigs in college, to becoming the man Kanye West said "saved my life." As always, thank you for tuning into HypeRadio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 BlackRainbow | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 2762

On this week's episode of Business of HYPE, jeffstaple sits down with Greg Hervieux and Jay Smith, founders of creative marketing agency and media brand BlackRainbow. The Parisian businessmen discuss BKRW's mysterious origins,  why print will never die,  balancing the digital and real worlds, creating your cool no matter where you live, and why product always comes before marketing. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE.   Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 Benny Gold | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4530

On this week's episode of Business of HYPE, jeffstaple sits down with San Francisco-based designer and accidental clothing brand founder Benny Gold, delivering a show that centers on hard-work and acting on impulses as means to entrepreneurial success. Listen in as Benny documents the progression of his accomplished career, from growing up on an isolated Key West island and attending SCAD, to designing the original Huf logo, working with icons like Nike, Supreme and Stüssy, and stumbling into the creation of his namesake label. As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

 James Whitner | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 4963

On this week's episode of Business of HYPE, jeffstaple sits down with James Whitner of The Whitaker Group, an East Coast retail empire that includes A Ma Maniere, Social Status, Prosper and A.P.B. On this show, James talks about getting shot and going to prison in Pittsburgh, finding his escape in fashion, the Tokyo effect, fighting the "hood dude" stigma, what's next for the brand, and so much more.  As always, thank you for tuning into HYPEBEAST Radio and Business of HYPE. Please don't forget to rate, comment and subscribe to our channel, as well as HB•R and MIC/LINE. Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/businessofhype/message

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