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Babson Built is a dive into the entrepreneurial mindset and journey, brought to life through the stories of Babson founders. From dorm room startup to Shark Tank to Series A, our interviews depict the highs, lows, and thrills of starting and scaling a venture.
||CleanSpext: Audio Production for the Next Generation||Anup Gosavi's passion for starting a business has taken him to many places. After building his last startup to hundreds of thousands of daily active users, he decided to pivot the platform to create Spext. Spext is audio production for the next gene...||2/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMagnomer: Magnetizable Markers for Zero Waste Packaging||Ravish Majithia is a “materials scientist by training, a chemist at heart and an entrepreneur in the works.” He was named as one of Poets and Quants Top 100 MBA's in 2018, and his startup Magnomer won Gold in the 2018 MassChallenge after also winnin||1/30/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTaylor Custom Rings: Custom Engagement Rings with a Mission||Taylor Custom Rings was founded by a husband & wife team who are raising four kids, two dogs, as well as growing their jewelry business. The company uses lab grown diamonds to craft beautiful rings that are custom made to the specifications of t...||12/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGentle: Written Cards with Compassion||April Chen ’19 and her co-founder Michelle Yu of Wellesley College created Gentle Cards to show those same gestures of love and thoughtfulness for those in times they need it most.||10/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGreen Piñata Toys: Toys that Grow with your Kids||Shiva is an engineer, turned product manager, turned entrepreneur. She started Green Piñata over three years ago and it continues to grow today. Green Piñata delivers toys that grow with your kid: sign up, create a profile for you kid, and boom, you..||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSoloCoco: Handcrafted Coconut Oil & Social Impact||Hear the story of SoloCoco, a social impact business based in the Dominican Republic that creates virgin coconut oil products, handmade by single mothers who have become experts at their craft. The company distribu...||10/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCabletron Systems | Cables for the Internet||Cabletron Systems began in the early 1980’s to manufacture networking computer equipment that dramatically reduced the cost of Ethernet networking equipment. This technology led the way to the more modern computer technology. In this episode Jake Ma..||9/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDetrapel | Make Everything Waterproof||In this episode of Babson Built, Jake Maude interviews Detrapel Founder David Zamarin to discover how he took a high school business idea and grew it into a nanotechnology used by thousands of consumers and brands alike. The story unfolds about how Zam.||6/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHonest Discounts | Prescriptions for 85% Less||In this week's Babson Built episode, David Finger interviews Honest Discounts Founder Chris Jacobs. The story unfolds about how Jacobs went from being a "bad student" to starting one of the most disruptive and successful companies in the prescription m.||5/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWAKU | Wellness Tea From the Andes Mountains||Waku is an herbal infusion beverage made from herbs and flowers sourced from the Andes mountains. Based on a traditional recipe found in Ecuador, Waku started as just a concept a little over a year ago and is now projected to do six figures in sales...||4/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInnerCity Weightlifting||This week's Babson Built focuses on InnerCity Weightlifting, a community and network as well as a source of education, job-training, and employment for young people who have previously been incarcerated or connected to gangs.||4/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLula||This week's Babson Built focuses on Lula, one of the hottest startups in the shared auto economy, which is coming to a campus near you!||2/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStartup Island||Startup Island founders Josh Gershon and Brian Helfman talk about how they built a business teaching entrepreneurship in the tropics.||2/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBriggs Original||In this episode, we hear from Briggs Original co-founder Michael Kurson about how they created the Boston Cranberry, a hard seltzer.||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProject 99||In this episode, we hear from Project 99 founder Yulkendy Valdez and Josuel Plasenci about their mission to bring diversity to America's workforce.||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Babson creates a lot of value
I really enjoyed listening, thanks!
Inspiring story and excellent interview skills -- asked the right questions, covering a lot of the challenges facing entrepreneurs through all phases of the work -- like a PBS podcast! Good work, Babson students.
Sounds great. Really good interviews. Nice job