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We get down to the Nitty Gritty with our guests as we explore their unique paths to success.

Episode Date
Betsy and Gentry Mikesell, Surviving a Plane Crash, Ep 87

Joining us today are Betsy and Gentry Mikesell, best known for their family's YouTube channels as well as for co-founding Beddy's (episode 35). Today they share their incredible experience of narrowly escaping tragedy following a serious plane crash in August 2020.

Jan 11, 2021
Documenting Kim White, and other 'Stories that Stir', with Dan Davis of Stiry, Ep 86

Dan Davis is the founder of Stiry, a video production company that seeks and creates "stories that stir". Dan shares his journey to creating his business, Stiry, and eventually to the point of meeting Kim White and documenting her powerful story.

Jan 04, 2021
COVID ICU Nurse Practitioner, Bobbi Heaney, Ep 85

As a Nurse Practitioner, Bobbi Heaney, APRN, volunteered to join the COVID Intensive Care Unit in her hospital, and now she deals with the worst of the worst COVID-19 cases in the State of Utah. She joins us to share her perspective from the front line battling the disease.

Dec 28, 2020
Natalie Monson, from Super Healthy Kids AND Prepear, Ep 84

Joining us today is the extraordinary Natalie Monson. Dietitian and mom, she's managed to package her skills in an extremely helpful way through her two companies, Super Healthy Kids, and Prepear. Through these companies she gives countless families the knowledge and the tools to make healthy decisions.

Dec 21, 2020
Trisha Zemp, Stop Motion AND Golden Coil, Ep 83

Trisha Zemp joins us today to tell her incredible journey through adversity as she built TWO amazing companies. She's a highly sought after Stop Motion Animator, and is also cofounder of Golden Coil, customizing personal planners.

Dec 14, 2020
Elevate Promo, with Steve Anderson and Ricky Hacking, Ep 82

Founder/CEO Steve Anderson and CMO Ricky Hacking, of Elevate Promo, join us today to discuss their company's evolution into a marketing powerhouse. Elevate Promo started as a brand swag provider, but found more powerful leverage as they developed as a marketing strategy partner for their clients.

Dec 07, 2020
Economics of Change, with Cam and Andrew, Ep 81

This week Cam and Andrew discuss change and what has to happen in order for change to actually occur in sports, business, our personal lives, social media, and more. Enjoy.

Nov 30, 2020
The Modern Dad, Jason Dunnigan 2.0, Ep 80

The Modern Dad is back. Jason Dunnigan rejoins us this week to talk about his life in 2020, including his business developments, his take on social media, and to have an all-around good time.

Nov 23, 2020
Stephanie Bogan, Limitless Business Coach, Ep 79

Stephanie Bogan is a business coach who focuses on mastering mindset. The founder of Limitless, she coaches founders and advisors to elevate their success beyond limits. She joins us to share her story and to give us a view into how to break through perceived boundaries to live life at a superior level. As she puts it, more isn't better; better is better.

Nov 16, 2020
Nick and Janessa Whatcott, NixonStrong Foundation and G.O.A.T. Haircuts, Ep 78

Nick and Janessa join us to share a story of pain, hope, resilience, and giving back to others. They lost their son Nixon to a form of childhood bone cancer, osteosarcoma. Though devastated by their loss, they rose up and started NixonStrong Foundation to help other families dealing with childhood cancer. And if that wasn't enough, then they launched the fast growing G.O.A.T. Haircuts at the same time.

Nov 09, 2020
Your Living Proof 2.0, with Danny and Emily Deaton, Ep 77

Danny Deaton is back, and this time he brings his wife, Emily Deaton. They join us today to discuss the launch of Living Proof's newly released courses, designed to support family members of those struggling with addiction. Danny and Emily also share the incredible story of how they met.

Nov 02, 2020
Family Tech, with Sarah Kimmel, Ep 76

As an IT specialist and a mother of two, Sarah Kimmel is the perfect combination to help you navigate technology in your family. Using her expertise as a digital parenting coach, she's traveled around the country speaking for companies such as Verizon, Dell, Microsoft, and more. Listen in as she teaches us how to support healthy technology use in the home.

Oct 26, 2020
Mixhers, with Jess Toolson, Ep 75

Jess Toolson is the owner and founder of Mixhers. Bringing to market a natural solution for women facing discomfort from their monthly cycle, it is now her mission to normalize period talk and provide proper care, education, and nutrition for women all around the globe. Hers is truly an inspiring story of building a business from scratch.

Oct 19, 2020
Fitness Experts Heidi Powell and Brooke Ence, Ep 74

We're joined today by two expert fitness gurus, Heidi Powell and Brooke Ence. Heidi is best known for her hit show on ABC, Extreme Weight Loss, and Brooke is a world-class Cross Fit athlete.  Both are also serial entrepreneurs in their own right. We discuss family, fitness, mindset, and many other topics.

Oct 12, 2020
Sunder Creek Farms, with Brett and Jenna Madsen, Ep 73

This week we shift our focus to another type of entrepreneurs: farmers. Brett and Jenna Madsen, from Sunder Creek Farms, are the newest generation continuing the family business in Chester, Utah. With their primary focus on turkey farming, Brett and Jenna discuss the pressures of weather, contract negotiation, resource use legislation, financing, technology, and much more as they pursue the American dream.

Oct 05, 2020
Susan Petersen 2.0, Freshly Picked, Ep 72

Susan Petersen is back! After taking a year off the day-to-day grind at Freshly Picked, she is once again at the helm of her company as CEO. She brings invaluable tips on focus, rest and recovery, and much more. If you you're unfamiliar with her amazing story, check out episode 5.

Sep 28, 2020
Catching Up with Cam and Andrew, Ep 71

This week Cam and Andrew talk about their own updates. From new businesses to 40 and above hockey leagues, check in and find out what they have been up to. They also discuss recent Nitty Gritty episodes and other timely topics.

Sep 21, 2020
Shine Cosmetics, with Chandler Taylor and Darcey Wilde, Ep 70

We're joined by two of the Shine Cosmetics creators, Chandler Taylor and Darcey Wilde. Outraged by the hyper-sexualization of women, even in mainstream cosmetics, their mission is to build an uplifting and empowering brand, backed by superior quality cosmetics. They truly live by the motto that "Nobody can create or define your beauty but you."

Sep 14, 2020
The Orson Gygi Company, with Heather Smith and Candace Heward, Ep 69

Joining us today are kitchen specialist and business savvy sisters Heather Smith and Candace Heward. The Orson Gygi Company was founded in 1945 by their great-grandfather, Orson H. Gygi. Even when faced with tragedy in 1998 when an arson burned down their building, the company strategically rose from the ashes, further strengthening the family legacy.

Sep 07, 2020
Certified Sex Therapist, Kristin B. Hodson, Ep 68

From when she was 8 years old, Kristin Hodson knew her calling was in social work. Today she improves and heals lives through teaching healthy sexuality as a certified sex therapist. Listen to her message and be empowered in your relationships.

Aug 31, 2020
JK Studios, with Natalie Madsen and Stacey Harkey, Ep 67

Joining us today are Natalie Madsen and Stacey Harkey, two of the founding members of JK Studios, the online media company bringing us hilarious, family-friendly comedic content. Known for getting their start with BYUtv's Studio C, Natalie and Stacey share their stories of finding the industry and how they hope to influence people for the better along their path.

Aug 24, 2020
Cydni Beer, Her tweets get around but she does not, Ep 66

The hilarious Cydni Beer joins us this week to share her story. From her small town beginnings in Arizona to why she took to social media with her humor, she shares it all. She's a freelance content creator and humorist converting her life experiences into highly consumable comedy, 140 characters at a time.

Aug 17, 2020
Baseball Legend, Dale Murphy, Ep 65

Dale Murphy joins us to talk about his storied career beginning with the Atlanta Braves, complete with the struggles, turning points, and the many influential people contributing to his success over his 19 year MLB career and beyond. His lessons are impactful for all, sports fan or not.

Aug 10, 2020
From BYU Soccer and the NWSL Washington Spirits, Ashley Hatch, Ep 64

This week we sit down with professional soccer star Ashley Hatch. From playing for BYU, the USA National team, and NWSL Washington Spirit, her journey alongside her husband and agent, Jeff Van Buren, is a shining example of hard work, dedication, and perseverance.

Aug 03, 2020
Female Foodie, Brooke Eliason, Ep 63

This week we sit down with Brooke Eliason, better known as Female Foodie. Getting her start in West Yellowstone, Montana, Brooke has made a name for herself creating a bank of restaurant reviews with her team of unbiased foodies. Listen in to hear the story of her long, slow build of turning a passion for food into a business with a national following.

Jul 27, 2020
Without the Mask, with Charlie Bird, Ep 62

Charlie Bird is known as BYU's most viral Cosmo the Cougar, as well as later publicly coming out as being gay. Author of the new book, Without the Mask, Charlie Bird sits down with us to share his inspiring story of coming to terms with his sexual orientation and what that meant for his faith. His mission now is to "spark healing, bridge gaps of understanding and inspire hope."

Jul 20, 2020
Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer J. Cox, Ep 61

Days after his narrow victory in Utah's Republican primary election, Lt. Gov. Spencer J. Cox sits down with us to tell his story. From a farm town in central Utah to a clear path to the Governor's Mansion in Salt Lake City, Lt. Gov. Cox aims his campaigning and governing in a spirit of understanding and positivity.

Jul 13, 2020
Tiny House Movement, with Brian Hawkins, Ep 60

Brian Hawkins, owner of Tiny House Movement, found himself at the forefront of a cultural shift to tiny homes. From custom builds on wheels and manufacturing container homes, to innovations in financing and functioning as the hub of the tiny home social media presence, Brian does it all. Listen in to hear his amazing story of how it all happened.

Jul 06, 2020
Overcoming Adversity, with Utah’s own NBA star Frank Jackson, Ep 59

Frank Jackson is a rising star in the NBA, currently playing for the New Orleans Pelicans. He joins us to share the details of his adversity-riddled journey, from growing up in Utah, playing basketball for Lone Peak High School, de-committing from BYU to be recruited by Duke, and then making it to the NBA.

Jun 29, 2020
Ute Football, NFL, Provo Police with Isaac Asiata, Ep 58

This week's guest, Isaac Asiata, was a star offensive lineman for the University of Utah, was drafted to the NFL, and made the hard choice to leave football to eventually become a Police Officer for the City of Provo, Utah. His is a unique perspective of being a person of color, now putting his life on the line every day to protect the people of Provo. Listen in and learn as he contributes to today's conversations on race and police.

Jun 22, 2020
The Uncomfortable Conversation: Racism in America, with Melaina Peterson, Yahosh Bonner, and Tim Drisdom, Ep 57

This week we join the conversation on racism in our country. Special guests Melaina Peterson, Yahosh Bonner, and Tim Drisdom share their shocking experiences and perspectives. Please listen. This is an incredibly important issue and we all need to open our eyes and mouths and take a stand for what is right.

Jun 15, 2020
Get HIGH with Emily Nelson of HIGH Fitness, Ep 56

Emily Nelson joins us to share her love of physical and mental wellness, and she tells the innovative story behind her company HIGH Fitness. The fitness program is taking the country by storm, especially as she's been able to reach new audiences on exposure brought by Covid-19.

Jun 08, 2020
Look Good, Feel Good, Do Good, with Courtney and John Brown from Cents of Style, Ep 55

This week we sit down with Courtney and John Brown, the owners of the businesses Cents of Style and Be Fulfilled. They are an endless font of wisdom as they've navigated starting multiple businesses, shifting careers, having unique parenting opportunities, and fortifying their own marriage relationship along the way. Listen in and be inspired to be better.

Jun 01, 2020
Happy Birthday Nitty Gritty, Ep 54

This week we celebrate our first year of episodes, a major milestone for the Nitty Gritty Show. We talk about our favorite impact moments as well as all the fantastic relationships that we've developed in the process. Most of all, we appreciate your support that makes all of this worth doing. Please spread the word and help us make it an incredible year two! Thank you!

May 25, 2020
Chillin' with Mr. Perk, Gary Brown of Perk Energy, Ep 53

This week we finally sit down with the amazing Perk Energy co-founder, Gary Brown, A.K.A. Mr. Perk. He gets into the details of the many forms of creative ventures he's undertaken over the years, most recently culminating in quitting his day job and joining his wife, Rena Doman, full time at Perk Energy. Episode 13 is Rena's side of the story.

May 18, 2020
The Pulse of Utah Valley, with Utah Valley Magazine founders Jeanette and Matt Bennett, Ep 52

Jeanette and Matt Bennett join us to discuss their platform for building and strengthening the community in Utah Valley. Their passion for journalism lives on as they have found a way to stay successful in their craft, amid the constant digital threat to print media. Theirs is a story of innovation, passion, and grit.

May 11, 2020
College Dropout to Top Wall Street Fund Manager, with Kurt Brown of TownSquare Capital, Ep 51

This week we sit down with Kurt Brown, the Chief Investment Officer and Managing Director of TownSquare Capital. He shares the wild and juicy details of climbing the elite Wall Street  ladder becoming a top performing fund manager, starting from his humble beginnings as a college dropout.

May 04, 2020
Live Life with a Laugh, with Seth King of Late Notes, Ep 50

Seth King, known for Late Notes on Instagram and Youtube, tells us about his crazy career path from pro baseball, to construction management, to event planning. He's made a name for himself on social media due to his unique parenting techniques in helping his kids learn to be on time.

Apr 27, 2020
Thriving in Economic Crisis, with Jeremy Ackley and BJ Chandler of Millhaven Homes, Ep 49

Jeremy Ackley and BJ Chandler, of Milhaven Homes, join us to share their inspiring journey. Both were previously subcontractors, and now have joined forces to create the best experience possible for their clients as developers and builders. The company has become a premier builder in Utah because of their core values of integrity, value, and quality.

Apr 20, 2020
Handcrafted Pie, with June Pie's Tehmi Brimhall, Ep 48

This week we sit down with Tehmi Brimhall, founder and owner of Heber City, Utah's prized June Pie. She shares with us the inside scoop on having the courage and drive to following a passion for baking incredible pie.

Apr 13, 2020
Q&A with Andrew and Cam, Ep 47

This week we take on some questions from our listeners. We discuss topics such as restaurants, business, finance, family, and even Oreo cookies, as we huddle in our Bam Bam's bunker during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Apr 06, 2020
Creating Confidence with Paige Arminta, Ep 46

Paige Arminta Watts, greatly known for her incredible artwork on Instagram, joins us this week to discuss her unique business model as well as her journey in getting there. She's become an inspiring creator following her dreams on her own terms.

Mar 30, 2020
Coronavirus 2020, Ep 45

On this week's episode Andrew and Cameron process the impact of COVID-19 from the impact on our economy and the financial markets to the power of coming together to support one another in our communities.

Mar 23, 2020
Every Piece has a Story, with Debra Mitchell of Twisted Silver, Ep 44

On this week's episode, Debra Mitchell, owner of Twisted Silver, comes on to share her amazing story. She turned her passion for finding cast-off beauty into a business on the cutting edge of red-carpet fashion. She regularly rubs shoulders with celebrities as she designs their statement pieces from the most unexpected sources.

Mar 16, 2020
Bridge the Divide, with Truwear’s Tim Nixon and Joe Hawes, Ep 43

Joining us today are Tim Nixon and Joe Hawes, the founders of Truwear. The company prides itself in creating versatile, stylish, and comfortable men's clothing. Listen in and hear their story of leveraging their connections and unique skills to create a competitive advantage in a saturated industry.

Mar 09, 2020
The Secret Sauce of Chick-fil-A, Becky Pickle, Ep 42

Becky Pickle joins us to share her message of love and celebration. She is Owner/Operator of two Chick-fil-a restaraunts in the Salt Lake Valley, President Elect on the Board of Trustees for the Road Home, consultant and donor for Encircle, and foster and adoptive parent. She calls all to look beyond differences and appreciate and support one another.

Mar 02, 2020
Faith and Business, with Michelle and Khyl Shumway of Rad Swim, Ep 41

Known for their swimwear company Rad Swim, and "The Shumway Show" on YouTube, the husband-wife duo Khyl and Michelle Shumway share with us their amazing journey of faith amid difficulty, including Khyl surviving a tragic plane crash. Listen in and hear how their business and family have found direction and hope through that faith.

Feb 24, 2020
Becoming the Modern Dad, with Jason Dunnigan, Ep 40

This week we sit down with Jason Dunnigan, better known as The Modern Dad on Instagram. He shares his story as well as his message of what it means to be a more present husband and father in our ever-changing world.

Feb 17, 2020
Enjoy the Journey, with Coach Dave Rose, Ep 39

Former BYU Basketball Head Coach Dave Rose joins us to discuss his life as a new retiree, stories from his legendary playing and coaching career, and life lessons he's learned from major medical battles. 

Feb 10, 2020
Remembering Kobe Bryant, Ep 38

In the wake of the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, and 7 others in a helicopter crash, prior show guests Vess Pearson and Kory Stevens join us as we discuss Kobe's vast impact on our lives and on the lives millions of others around the world.

Feb 03, 2020
Founding a Business and a Family, with Chatbooks founders Nate and Vanessa Quigley, ep 37

Nate and Vanessa Quigley are the founders of Chatbooks. It wasn't until they joined forces in their business that they were able to create something amazing. Listen in and enjoy their inspiring story.

Jan 27, 2020
Stupid is the New Smart, with Richie Norton, Ep 36

Our guest today is the incredible coach, speaker, author, blogger, and entrepreneur, Richie Norton. He shares with us the life challenges that have shaped him, and his unique approach to achieving goals.

Jan 20, 2020
Making Bedtime Better, with Betsy and Angie from Beddy's, Ep 35

Betsy and Angie are the cofounders of Beddy's. Setting out simply to make functional bedding for their kids, these two moms found themselves running a wildly successful business, which now involves their entire families. Listen to them share the inspiring story.

Jan 13, 2020
From Media Consultant to the Queen of Cake, with Courtney Rich @CakebyCourtney, Ep 34

Courtney Rich, better known as @CakebyCourtney, has built an empire around her passion for cake. She takes us through her journey from focus groups for TV shows to Good Morning America and appearing in Oprah's magazine.

Jan 06, 2020
Helping you feel comfortable in your own skin, with Kate Call @LatewithKate, Ep 33

Kate Call, from @LatewithKate on Instagram, is hilarious and brilliant. She gets vulnerable as she shares her humbling launch into business. Sit back in your favorite pajamas (@LatesbyKate) and laugh with us as she shares her story.

Dec 30, 2019
Challenging Convention with JLD of Entrepreneurs on Fire, Ep 32

For this special Christmas episode, we dig into our early Nitty Gritty archives for a short interview with the legendary Jonathan Lee Dumas, of Entrepreneurs on Fire. He was a pioneer in daily podcasting and has accomplished what few dreamed could be possible.

Dec 23, 2019
From Gators and Groms to Swimsuits and Shark Tank, with Kara and Shelly from Raising Wild, Ep 31

Rachelle Hyde and Kara Haught are the amazing sisters who brought Raising Wild Swimwear to the world. They share their story, including making a deal on Shark Tank, and show the passion and character behind their incredible company.

Dec 16, 2019
Self Discovery and Healing with Sadie Jane, Ep 30

Sadie Sabin is on a mission to help millions find self love and awareness. She shares with us the journey behind that mission. Listen as she tells how she found her own beliefs, her own identity, and her own power to live that journey to the fullest.

Dec 09, 2019
Learning from the Family, Nitty Gritty Recap, Ep 29

Cam and Andrew jam on topics that were impactful to them, drawing from the last 10 episodes of the Nitty Gritty. If you missed any, do yourself a favor. Go back and listen to them. It will be well worth the time.

Dec 02, 2019
Skinny Second Wife Extra Dirty, with Sodalicious, Ep 28

Kevin and Annie Auernig are the owners of the beloved Sodalicious. They join us to share the amazing story of their humble beginnings and how they've dealt with challenges in growing to their current 22 locations.

Nov 25, 2019
Tyson Henderson on Polygamy, Secrecy, and Suicide, Ep 27

Tyson Henderson has built an impressive career in videography. However, he comes on today to share his story of growing up in a polygamist household and the family turmoil that resulted.

Nov 18, 2019
Chelsea Christensen on Living Your Best Life, ep 26

Chelsea Christensen owns a screen printing business, she's a coach for Alison's Brand School, she runs a team for Zyia Active, maintains a loyal Instagram following, besides being a wife and mother. She shares with us her journey to living her best life.

Nov 11, 2019
Ep 25- Living Proof Intervention- Danny Deaton

Danny Deaton is the owner of Living Proof Intervention. He shows us how you can turn your darkest days into a source of your brightest influence. A recovered addict himself, his story is one we want to spread to help those suffering.

Nov 04, 2019
Ep 24- Wasatch Combat Sports- Tandi Suitter

Our guest today, Tandi Suitter, shares her amazing story of overcoming difficult teenage years, becoming a mother to a handicap son at a young age, excelling as the Pro MMA fighter "Tandilion", and becoming a successful business owner.

Oct 28, 2019
Ep 23- @aFlyOnMyWall- Robyn Warner

This week's guest is the inspirational and powerful Robyn Warner. She shares her amazing story of surviving a violent sexual assault as a young student at SUU. Her message of safety and empowerment is one that we believe all need to hear. Help us spread her story.

Oct 21, 2019
Ep 22- The Go-Giver- Bob Burg

Today we interview the renowned Bob Burg, author of The Go-Giver series. He shares his own background and unique path to success, as well as some insights into his life-changing book, The Go-Giver.

Oct 14, 2019
Ep 21- Rex Real Estate- Jimmy Rex

Jimmy Rex leads the number one real estate team in the state of Utah, and he's taken time out of his busy schedule to discuss his story with all of us. He shares his stories of learning the value of hard work and the importance of creating authentic and meaningful connections.

Oct 07, 2019
Ep 20- @kidsaretheworst- Anna Macfarlane

Today we sit down with Anna Macfarlane, the queen of Instagram. Listen to her amazing entrepreneurial journey, from hitting up her friends in middle school for spare change to becoming the wildly successful social media marketing consultant that she is today.

Sep 30, 2019
Ep 19- #Carol4president- Abi Ayres

This week we track down one of Instagram's newest stars, Abi Ayres. You may know her from her hilarious #Carol4president insta-story. Join us as we get a look into her road to, and how she now approaches the challenges of, her new stardom.

Sep 23, 2019
Ep 18- Nitty Gritty Recap

This week on the Nitty Gritty we try something a little different. We've been asked where the Nitty Gritty came from and why we do all of this. Our reasons as well as our goals have shifted even in the few months we've been at it. Listen in to Cam and Andrew as they discuss it, as well as some of their favorite moments and lessons from the previous 17 episodes.

Sep 16, 2019
Ep 17- Brigitte and Jason Shamy

This week's guests are an amazing couple, Jason and Brigitte Shamy. They're the owners of, and have created their business around the clothing needs of women who want to feel comfortable, modest, and confident. Listen in and hear their amazing and inspiring story of overcoming obstacles to chase their dream.

Sep 09, 2019
Ep 16- Caliber Smart- Jeremy Hammond

This week's guest, Jeremy Hammond, is the COO of Caliber Communications (known as Caliber Smart), a direct to customer sales company. Jeremy tells stories from his beginnings knocking doors, and the benefits of working with his brother as the CEO of the company. Listen in to hear the impact that one of our favorite books, The Go Giver, has had on his personal life and in business.

Sep 02, 2019
Ep 15- @jennaskitchen- Jenna Rammell

Today's guest, Jenna Rammell, is an online juggernaut. She's built an incredibly inspiring and uplifting empire through which she's been able to forward the cause of good. Listen in and be inspired.

Aug 26, 2019
Ep 14- The Johnson Files- Shaun and Nicole Johnson

Today's guests, Shaun and Nicole Johnson, of The Johnson Files, paved their way to success on Instagram. They talk about their creative process as a husband and wife team, and dealing with doubt and challenges on their way to success. Listen in to find out how Shaun and Nicole found a way to turn a passion in comedy and improv into a business by taking risks others aren't willing to take.

Aug 19, 2019
Ep 13- Perk Energy- Rena Doman

Rena Doman is at the helm of not only a company, but a social movement. Perk Energy was created to give people an escape, a treat, and a moment to breath without the guilt. She's found that in developing an amazing product she also developed a passionate community. Listen to her story, including her inspiring and unique path in her personal life.

Aug 12, 2019
Ep 12- Gold Yeller- Jared Jacobs

Jared Jacobs, better known as Gold Yeller, almost accidentally fell into his successful business. He began making LEGO stop-motion animated videos as an escape, and suddenly he found businesses paying him to bring LEGO to life. Listen in and experience his mile-a-minute personality and see the passion and energy that define Gold Yeller.

Aug 05, 2019
Ep 11- Taft- Kory Stevens

Kory Stevens shares his story of humble and unassuming beginnings. He started his business out of necessity, having no job and a baby on the way out of college. He doesn't consider himself an entrepreneur, though all his recent awards would say otherwise. He really opens up as he shares his real struggles with severe depression through all his massive success.

Jul 29, 2019
Ep 10- BYU Sports Nation- Spencer Linton and Jarom Jordan

Today we interview the hosts of BYU Sports Nation, Spencer Linton and Jarom Jordan. These guys share the genesis stories of their own careers and  BYU Sports Nation. Though they don't call themselves entrepreneurs, their spirit exhibits all that we love at the Nitty Gritty: passion, struggle, innovation, and challenging convention.

Jul 22, 2019
Ep 9- Kaufusi Brothers- Bronson and Corbin Kaufusi

Today we sit down with brothers Bronson and Corbin Kaufusi. They both made a name for themselves in BYU Athletics, and now in the NFL playing for the New York Jets and the New Orleans Saints. Listen in as they discuss the constant fight for making and staying on the roster, as well as their winning mentality that was bred in them from their parents, Michelle Kaufusi, the current mayor of Provo, UT, and Steve Kaufusi, most recently defensive-line coach for BYU Football.

Jul 15, 2019
Ep 8- Kim Can Kick It- Kim White

In this episode we get the nitty gritty details of Kim White's battle with a very rare form of cancer, adrenal cortical carcinoma. She shares her stories of hope, faith, and determination as she has struggled for years in a unique and powerful journey.

Jul 08, 2019
Ep 7- Hey Grill, Hey- Susie and Todd Bulloch

In this episode we have a great conversation with Susie and Todd Bulloch, known for their company Hey Grill, Hey. They share some amazing stories of their progression into their business, trying to get on TV, and they share some awesome parenting advice.

Jul 01, 2019
Ep 6- Gigg- Scott Warner

In this episode we get to know the CEO of Gigg, Scott Warner. He gives valuable insight into how to build your brand through social media, and how important is to be genuine and true to who you really are.

Jun 24, 2019
Ep 5- Freshly Picked- Susan Petersen

In this episode we sit down with the founder of Freshly Picked, Susan Petersen. She shares the details of her new subscription program, The Fringe, as well as her harrowing and critical moments on Shark Tank.

Jun 17, 2019
Ep 4- Aptive- Vess Pearson

In this episode we get to know the CEO of Aptive Environmental, Vess Pearson. He talks about his path from being a door-to-door salesman to becoming a partner and CEO of Active, and talks about golfing with Tiger Woods.

Jun 10, 2019
Ep 3- J-Dawgs- Jayson Edwards

In this episode we welcome our first official guest to the Nitty Gritty! Jayson Edwards, founder of J-Dawgs, shares his amazing story with us. He talks about hauling his building materials on city transit since he didn't have a car just trying to open the original Hot Dog Shack, and how he was able to build out his first location before the city would even turn on his power. Now, let's get down to the Nitty Gritty!

Jun 03, 2019
Ep 2- Aventus Wealth- Andrew Van Buren

In this episode, we get to know our host, Andrew Van Buren. He shares his story of bucking the trend of the financial advising industry. He also gets personal with stories of getting shot as a child and being willing to stand apart from the crowd.

May 20, 2019
Ep 1- Bam Bam's BBQ- Cameron Treu

In this episode we get to know the founder and owner of Bam Bam's BBQ, Cameron Treu. He shares with us some behind-the-scenes views into his roots as well as some great stories of feeding the New Orleans Saints, serving at the Masters, and many others.

May 19, 2019