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.


All Episodes

Are we in a Golden Age and don’t know it?? Conversations with Sisters

On last week’s episode (Spotify | Apple), Billy Warden shared his experiences with pro wrestling, dressing in drag, writing for Joan Rivers, and more. He tries to take in...

Clothing optional: Exploring life from other people’s perspectives with journalist Billy Warden

Billy Warden has a philosophy on life – “You don’t know that you’re in a golden age until it’s gone. So try to appreciate every moment, cause it might...

Trying to find the unattainable perfect life: Conversations with Sisters

On last week’s episode (Apple Podcasts | Spotify), Ryann Dowdy talked about overcoming an unhealthy relationship with sales and how her best sales events happened when she could show...

Breaking your unhealthy relationship with sales, with Ryann Dowdy

What’s the first thought that comes to mind when you hear the word “sales”?  Is it an awful car-buying experience? Maybe all the times you answer the phone because...

Perfecting the Partnership, with Holly Barton and Amanda Cox (Part 2)

What happens when a business becomes successful and partners have to choose how to take the next steps? Is it investing back in the business with marketing, upgrades, or...

Perfecting the Partnership, with Holly Barton and Amanda Cox (Part 1)

When Holly Barton and Amanda Cox lost their dad, they wanted to start a business where they could simply be together and have fun. But soon enough, clients were...

Recipe for Sister Partnerships; Fights, Baggage , and Opposite Skill Sets: Conversation with Sisters

Today, Courtney and Dana chat about last week’s episode with sister entrepreneurs Marni and Willa Blank from Blank Studio NYC (Apple Podcasts | Spotify). Being sisters and business partners...

Sister partners Marni and Willa Blank on fighting, codependency, and giving back to the community

Willa and Marni Blank never intended to go into business together. They were just too different, and they were nervous it would put a strain on their relationship. But...

When your best just isn’t good enough: Conversations with Sisters

On last week’s episode (Apple Podcasts | Spotify), Dr. Endya Perry talked about proving the doubters wrong and giving it your best. But what happens when your best just...