Episodes
Can a burger be both healthy and sustainable? In this episode of Profit to the People, founder Courtney Boyd Myers joins us to talk about how she maxed out her million-dollar campaign through Republic and launched the world's first kelp burger with AKUA, a brand of sustainable sea greens-based foods.
Published 08/04/21
You wanted to hear all about blockchain technology and crypto investing - and we listened. In this special episode of Profit to the People, we're joined by none other than crypto experts and Republic crypto directors Brian Myint and Graham Friedman. The introduction of blockchain technology revolutionized the way we understand business and community building. The days of centralized, slow financial transactions are gone.
Published 07/30/21
You wanted to hear all about blockchain technology and crypto investing - and we listened. In this special episode of Profit to the People, we're joined by none other than crypto experts and Republic crypto directors Brian Myint and Graham Friedman. They'll share their knowledge on the economic potential of this disruptive technology and their hot takes on what's going on in the industry. Make sure you’re subscribed because as we kick off season 2 of Profit to the People, we'll be diving...
Published 07/29/21
How will virtual reality change the world of entertainment? Today, technological advances allow us to have the same communal experience of being at a Madison Square Garden concert - but sitting on a couch using VR headsets. That's what deep space engineer and entrepreneur Mary Spio envisioned when she founded CEEK VR, a developer of innovative content tools for distributing virtual reality and augmented reality experiences.
Published 07/14/21
Shalini Vadhera is a three-time mission-driven Serial Entrepreneur. Known as a global beauty authority, Shalini has created many award-winning beauty brands and was recently named one of the most influential people to watch in 2021 by Yahoo Finance.
Published 07/07/21
Pierre Laguerre is the founder of Fleeting and an entrepreneur in transportation logistics who has over 17 years of experience in the field. In this episode, Pierre joins us to talk about his journey as an entrepreneur and his insights on investing in the trucking industry.
Published 06/30/21
Chris Boyd is the Co-founder and CEO of Drink Monday, a company that is bringing delightful, alcohol-free adult beverages to consumers globally.
Published 06/23/21
Join us in this episode to learn how Lil Bucks has managed to quadruple their revenue from 2019 to 2020 while providing healthier grain options in the US and supporting sustainable farming.
Published 06/16/21
Can blockchain help us reinvent the way we build communities? Today, we welcome Adi Sideman, co-founder and CEO of Props Project, and he’s determined to prove that it can.
Published 06/09/21
Our guest for this episode is a long-time investor in emerging and frontier markets. He has identified some exciting, “untapped” opportunities for investment, and today, he’s going to share his insights with us.
Published 06/02/21
For a really long time, the decision for which games will get made was heavily centralized. In the traditional model, this decision was the privilege of small groups of executives working for giant companies. However, the popularisation of crowdfunding has significantly changed the narrative.
Published 05/26/21
Can ice cream be good for you? Carli Blum set out to answer that very question, and in the process, created Sunscoop, a brand of vegan ice cream on a mission to provide people with frozen treats that are both delicious and make you feel good.
Published 05/19/21
There’s been a lot of hype surrounding cryptocurrency recently, but many people still find this market difficult to access.
Published 05/12/21
You have the power to invest in the future you believe in. Here at Republic, we are committed to bringing profit back to the people and we want you to join this revolution. We'll be taking you behind the scenes to meet the team, the founders, and the investors in our community, who share their insights on the future of investing and the work they do to make wealth generation accessible to everyone.
Published 05/05/21
Listen to hear about Arlan's experience with investing in underestimated founders.  Arlan Hamilton is the Founder and Managing Partner of Backstage Capital, a venture capital firm dedicated to minimizing funding disparities in tech by investing in high-potential founders who are people of color, women, and/or LGBT. Started from scratch in 2015, Backstage has now raised more than $12 million and invested in more than 150 startup companies led by underestimated founders. In 2018, they launched...
Published 02/01/21
As an entrepreneur, international speaker, best-selling author, mentor, philanthropist, licensed CPA for 35 years and a Chartered Global Management Accountant, Sharon Lechter is the premier expert for financial literacy and entrepreneurial success. She is known for joining forces with the inventor of the first electronic ‘talking book’ and helping him expand the electronic book industry to a multi-million dollar international market. In 1997 Sharon also co-authored the international...
Published 01/19/21
What are today’s most tuned-in investors talking about? Go behind-the-scenes in private investing with two industry insiders, Janine of Republic.co and Kevin Harrington. Kevin Harrington has been a successful entrepreneur for over 40 years. He’s an original “Shark” on the Emmy-winning TV show, Shark Tank. He is also the Inventor of the Infomercial, As Seen On TV Pioneer, Co-Founder of the Electronic Retailers Association and Co-Founding board member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization. Kevin...
Published 12/17/20
What are today’s most tuned-in investors talking about? Go behind-the-scenes in private investing with two industry insiders, Janine and Cheryl of Republic.co. Decide for yourself whether the trending topics they’re hearing about are fads or investable trends. In this episode, we’ll discuss Reg CF being raised to $5M, government tech, and house ownership. Follow Republic on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joinrepublic/?hl=en Follow Republic on Twitter:...
Published 11/16/20
What are today’s most tuned-in investors talking about? Go behind-the-scenes in private investing with two industry insiders, Janine and Cheryl of Republic.co. Decide for yourself whether the trending topics they’re hearing about are fads or investable trends. In this episode, we’ll discuss failed startups, psychedelics, and the rise of pandemic pets. Follow Republic on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joinrepublic/?hl=en Follow Republic on Twitter:...
Published 11/09/20
What are today’s most tuned-in investors talking about? Go behind-the-scenes in private investing with two industry insiders, Janine and Cheryl of Republic.co. Decide for yourself whether the trending topics they’re hearing about are fads or investable trends. In this episode, we’ll discuss the rise of Among Us, decline of gender based funding, and ed tech during the time of covid. Follow Republic on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joinrepublic/?hl=en Follow Republic on Twitter:...
Published 11/02/20
What are today’s most tuned-in investors talking about? Go behind-the-scenes in private investing with two industry insiders, Janine and Cheryl of Republic.co. Decide for yourself whether the trending topics they’re hearing about are fads or investable trends. In this episode, we’ll discuss the future of Esports, influencer marketing, and mental health apps.  Follow Republic on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/joinrepublic/?hl=en Follow Republic on Twitter:...
Published 10/26/20
Plant based food, the Defi movement, and rolling funds...... are they a fad or are they here to stay?  Republic is a leading alternative investment platform open to all investors. Republic has closed over $150 million in investments in 200+ companies across 800,000 users in 100 countries. Republic is backed by both strategic capital partners and traditional venture capital firms including Binance and Passport Capital. Founded in 2016, Republic is based in New York City and has 50 employees....
Published 10/19/20
What are today’s most tuned-in investors talking about? Go behind-the-scenes in private investing with two industry insiders, Janine and Cheryl of Republic.co. Decide for yourself whether the trending topics they’re hearing about are fads or investable trends. In this episode, we’ll discuss the death of cities, remote life and SPACs. Shoot us a message on social media to tell us which topics you want to hear about. Follow Republic on Instagram:...
Published 10/12/20
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Published 10/12/20