Spencer Acker of Sleepy’s

Spencer Acker of Sleepy’s

Host Neil St. Clair sits down with Spencer Acker to talk about life after Sleepy’s, his family’s longtime mattress company that was sold to Mattress Firm in 2016.

Watch Now What’s Next After the Stock Market Shakeup?

After this tumultuous week in the stock market, Adam Johnson gives his predictions for how much the GDP will rise, what investors should look to do with their holdings, and why he says he’s still bullish.

Watch Now Uncovering Opportunities in Healthcare Through Data

Host Adam Johnson breaks through the clutter and dissects the issues as he looks for the investible actions you can take when it comes to healthcare. In this pilot episode, Adam is joined by Alexandra Zatarian, Co-Founder of the high tech mattress company Eight, Hendrick Lee, Managing Partner of Palm Drive Capital, and Olivier Oullier, President of EMOTIV and the former Global Head of Strategy, Health and Healthcare at the World Economic Forum.

Watch Now The Bronx, 57.5%: Part 3 – Bronx Food Warriors

“You don’t run a Ferrari on vinegar,” said Stephen Ritz, Bronx native and award-winning food-focused educator. We follow his story (and his cheese hat) through his home borough to point to the nutrition-linked causes of poor graduation rates in the Bronx. Then we head to Gotham Greens, an investor-backed urban farm and greenhouse already changing access to healthy foods in underresourced communities.



Watch Now Victor Tech: Part 8 – The Inflection Point

Now that Victor Tech has competed in the WeWork Creator Awards in Detroit, the company faces new and exciting challenges. What’s next for Greg and his team? Find out on the series finale of Victor Tech’s Inflection Point.

Watch Now Victor Tech: Part 7 – The Pitch

Competition day has arrived for Victor Tech, and founder Greg Jumes has arrived in Detroit for the WeWork Creator Awards. After a week of preparation, it all comes down to two nerve-wracking rounds of pitches to judges and a live audience. If Greg succeeds, Victor Tech could win $180,000 and change the trajectory of their company.

Watch Now Victor Tech: Part 6 – The Strategy

With the WeWork Creator Awards looming, the Victor Tech team is chomping at the bit to get to the competition that could change their company’s future. But before they head to Detroit, the team and Tamara sit down with Marc Okicich, President of the Chicago Marines Foundation, for a final strategy push.

Watch Now Victor Tech: Part 5 – The Volunteer

Every person joins a company for a different reason. Some join for status, others for passion, and some do it for stability. For Bill Cunningham, Lead Operations Strategist of Victor Tech, purpose was his reason. With just three days remaining until the WeWork Creator Awards in Detroit, Tamara joins Bill to take a closer look at what drives the team’s commitment.

Watch Now Victor Tech: Part 1 – The Company

In this episode, Tamara meets Greg Jumes, CEO and Founder of Victor Tech, a mobile app designed to connect military veterans and their families with the people, places, and businesses they need to make their transition to civilian life easier. Greg has just been accepted into the WeWork Creator Awards and has the chance to win up to $180,000 to launch his company. Now, he and his team have seven days to prepare for his big pitch.

Watch Now The Bronx, 57.5%: Part 1 – How Many Starbucks are in the Bronx?

How do coffee shops explain the Bronx’s high school graduation rate? What are the other hazards that cause a decades long underperformance? In our first chapter, we uncover the unique heroes and unlikely villains that make the Bronx’s graduation rate both a challenge and an opportunity.

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