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E0025 – Just Build It

RebelRebel is back at it with Nic Beique of @helcim — he's that guy, you know the type: energetic, focused, driven, hilarious. He dreamed up, and is running, a successful international payments company called HELCIM from Calgary, Alberta Canada. But there's more to the story. Nic's story starts in [...]

E0022 – Mind the Walrus

Dan Gibbins has made a life and career in theatre—from his first win in a high school competition to producing award-winning plays with a community theatre group called Scorpio Theatre he founded 19 years ago. Dan is a blast to listen to. He's got stories galore about travels to New [...]

E0020 – The Ruthlessly Reasonable Orca

Maclean Kay is loving life in Victoria on Vancouver Island. He's the Editor in Chief of the new online magazine, The Orca, and couldn't be happier. We catch up over a few craft beers at WHEELIES MOTORCYCLES, this great hole-in-the-wall restaurant, venue, and motorcycle shop. This episode looks at the struggles [...]

E0015 – Got an App For That

It's Season 1, Episode 15 with Ryan Hnetka of The App Guys! We start off talking golf and world travel and then tear down a rabbit hole of application development, policing, and safety around the world. Ryan is one of those rebels who just goes for it in everything he [...]

E0014 – Brand Alchemist and Digital Jedi

Tune in to Season 1, Episode 14 of the RebelRebel Podcast and meet David Schmeikal from BRAND IS TRUTH INC. David is a kickass creative who sits down and lays it all out. How did he become a "Brand Alchemist and Digital Jedi"? What impact did having a brain tumour [...]

E0013 – Dave, the Introverted Networker

As an introvert you know. You know how hard it is to network and do the things that seem so easy to others. Well, meet Dave. He not only recognized this hole in his game, but he embraced it and has gone on to teach others how to harness it. [...]

E0012 – Evoking Emotion in Marketing

Kat Lesperance is not just passionate about marketing, she absolutely lives for it. Kat, a mother of three, started her powerhouse marketing company Sensible Marketer Inc. a little over a year ago after spending 13+ years in corporate marketing. In this episode we talk about finding her passion for business [...]

E0011 – Beer. It’s Science.

I rode my motorcycle in the rain with a backpack full of recording gear north of Calgary to Airdrie to meet with Cody Fitzsimmons on location at Fitzsimmons Brewing Company. It’s the story of Cody and Pam starting an award-winning brewery in Alberta, the challenges and support of operating a [...]

E0010 – Death Before Waterfall

He designed, coded, and sold his first video game when he was 10 years old in his neighbourhood playground—meet Mike Borthwick of New Dot Spot. In this episode of Rebel Rebel we talk about the venerable VIC20 and Amiga Personal Computers, programming faux pas', hiring for culture, niche'ing down, software [...]

E0009 – Living the Six Principles

In this episode I'm talking with Lisa Genovese about everything. Lisa is the President of Bottomline Marketing and we talk about marketing, her six principles of brand building, entrepreneurial journeys, disruption and innovation in big markets, brand pivots, scuba diving with sharks, horse jumping, Mickey the Boston Terrier and so [...]