Episode 132 - Garrick FernbaughLaunch Code Podcast add
Hosts Evan Hafer and Baker Leavitt catch up with Garrick Fernbaugh, President of Redfrog Security Consulting. Garrick describes his transition from military and contracting service to providing training for first responders.
Episode 131 - John BarklowLaunch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer and Crispy Avilla sit down with Big Game Product Manager with Sitka, John Barklow. The group discusses John's history of training SEALs to survive and complete missions in extreme cold weather, to transitioning into developing clothing systems for the most demanding of civilian hunters.
Episode 129 - Micah Fink Part 2 of 2Launch Code Podcast add
The conclusion of the conversation between Evan Hafer and Micah Fink.
Episode 128 - Micah Fink Part 1 of 2Launch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer and guest hosts Baker Leavitt and Trevor Thompson interview the CEO of Horses and Heros, Micah Fink. Horses and Heros is a Montana based non-profit focused on rehabilitating veterans through a program that is both physically and mentally demanding. Micah details the program and its success stories in depth during this two part episode.
Episode 127 - Scott DavidsonLaunch Code Podcast add
Host Evan Hafer is joined by Scott Davidson, President and CEO of GCO and Bourbiz. Bourbiz is a series of Social and Networking events aimed at benefitting veterans and veteran families. Guest host Jack Mandaville also shares his experience with hosting Bourbiz events and the impact they have had on the community.
Episode 124 - Jonathan HartLaunch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer sits down with Jonathan Hart, founder of Sitka Gear, to check in since their conversation a year ago. Jon and Evan discuss the latest growth of Sitka and how the company has navigated the constant change. The two are joined by guest hosts Baker Leavitt and Charlie.
Episode 123 - Mark Geist Part 2 of 2Launch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer and Baker Leavitt continue their conversation with Mark Geist in the conclusion of this two part episode.
Episode 122 - Mark Geist Part 1 of 2Launch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer and Mark Geist sit down for a conversation at SHOT Show 2019. They are joined by Baker Leavitt as they discuss working for the Agency and what that means from an employment standpoint working as a contractor.
Episode 121 - John WilsonLaunch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer and Baker Leavitt are joined this week by John Wilson, president of Cortland Line. John discusses how he started out as a farm kid who enjoyed fishing, to a fishing guide and competitor, to his current role as president of Cortland Line.
Episode 120 - Tim JohnsonLaunch Code Podcast add
Tim Johnson, veteran and professional MMA fighter joins host, Baker Leavitt. Tim discusses how he became a competitor in MMA organizations such as UFC and Bellator and dispels some of the myths around the profession such as the amount to money to be made, or not made.
Episode 118 - Josh KinserLaunch Code Podcast add
Baker Leavitt sits down with Josh Kinser of Big an J and Swagger bipods about Josh's experience in business and the military. Josh joined the military at 26 years old, serving for 9 years before rejoining the civilian workforce. Josh and Baker discuss how a veteran can apply skills learned in combat jobs to be successful in a civilian workforce.
Episode 117 - Glen EberleLaunch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer gets a chance to to sit down with Glen Eberle, along with co-hosts Baker Leavitt and Charlie Martell. Glen is a former military combat pilot, olympian and founder of Eberlestock. Glen takes us through his progression of the company starting with making his own stocks to compete in biathlons to now creating some of the most trusted equipment available for hunting, military and law enforcement.
Episode 115 - Jason MurffLaunch Code Podcast add
Evan Hafer is joined by Jason Murff, owner of Grill Your Ass Off. Jason chats with Evan about how difficult selling a food product business to business can be as a young company, and how he overcame by focusing on a business to consumer model.
Episode 114 - John DevineLaunch Code Podcast add
Navy Seal veteran and Dog Trainer, John Devine joins host Baker Leavitt and Charlie Martel. John describes how he became involved with the Navy Seal K9 teams, how he transitioned that passion for working with dogs to the civilian world and the challenges of growing a business.
Episode 113 - BJ BaldwinLaunch Code Podcast add
Guest Hosts "Crispy" Avila and Jim York sit down with Off Road Racing Legend, BJ Baldwin during SHOT Show 2019. The group talks about BJ's career, preparation for a big event, and the importance of being ready to protect your family and interests.