Hustle + Gather

Hosted ByDana Kadwell & Courtney Hopper

Sister entrepreneurs Dana Kadwell and Courtney Hopper talk about the ups and downs of the hustle, and the reward at the end of the journey. Life starts at the edge of our comfort zone, and that’s what running a business is about - it’s completely uncomfortable and yet thrilling at the same time. Hear Dana and Courtney talk about the hard parts of entrepreneurship with other business owners going through the struggle as well.

Sister entrepreneurs Dana Kadwell and Courtney Hopper talk about the ups and downs of the hustle, and the reward at the end of the journey. Life starts at the edge of our comfort zone, and that’s what running a business is about – it’s completely uncomfortable and yet thrilling at the same time. Hear Dana and Courtney talk about the hard parts of entrepreneurship with other business owners going through the struggle as well.


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Bringing local artists to the global market through conscious consumerism, with Kelly Breakstone Roth

“We’re not encouraging people to consume. We’re encouraging people to make better choices when they decide to buy something.” This quote from Kelly Breakstone Roth can be applied to...

When our ideas suck, and what’s great about competitors’ negative reviews: Conversations with Sisters

On last week’s episode, Mountainside Media’s Christie Osborne came on to talk about how she evaluates ideas from her team and clients, even the ones she thinks suck. Today,...

Evaluating your business ideas (even the dumb ones), with data nerd Christie Osborne

Early in Christie Osborne’s career, she realized that literally, everybody has ideas, even the people you wouldn’t expect to. But the challenge is evaluating those ideas based on if...

Can you be both supermom and badass entrepreneur? Conversations with Sisters

On last week’s episode, Judy Pickett shared her struggles of building a business while being a mom – and eventually joining forces with her daughter Hilaire.  Today, Courtney and...

Not bitchy enough for NYC fashion? Build a successful interior design business

In 1979, Judy Pickett started her business with $500, her passion for interior design, and her naïveté.  Throughout the 80’s, she built her business while being a mom –...

Connections with clients, working in restaurants, and the tiny voices in our heads: Conversations with Sisters

On last week’s episode, Chris J Evans shared how he establishes connections with his luxury clientele, his experience in fine dining, and why he only hires surfers. Today, Courtney...

How to create a luxury client experience, with Chris J Evans

When Chris J Evans was working at a fine dining establishment in Maui, he learned what it takes to create a true luxury experience. Now as a high-end photographer,...

Mental health check-in and what we learned from our parents: Conversations with Sisters

On last week’s episode (Spotify | Apple), Lindsay Williams gave us the blueprint on how to truly connect with our clients and partners. Today, Courtney and Dana talk about...

Creating real connections, Believing in self, and Leaping to your destiny, with Lindsay Williams

According to Lindsay Williams, “People connect with people.  They don’t necessarily connect with products. So if people connect with you, if they trust you and they like you, that...