EE 30 - Micheál Dyer - Co-Founder Clean Cut Meals
EE 29 - Luke Mackey - Co-Founder and CEO at Bamboo
Micheál Dyer and his co-founder Conor McCallion have built Ireland's largest meal prep company with zero outside funding from their HQ in Galway.
In this episode, Micheál breaks down the exact strategies they used to expand from just 23 customers in their first week, to now being Ireland's number 1 provider.
EE 28 - Chris Lauder - Founder of The Dublin Academy of Education
Luke's idea for his business is as simple as it is brilliant. He hated queuing for his morning coffee so he simply starting hacking the system.
That was his lightbulb moment and he set out to create an app that would let him skip queues whenever he wanted!
EE 27 - James Brogan - CEO & Co- Founder PepTalk / Co-Founder Legacy Communications
A true entrepreneur can take a concept that has been around for hundreds of years, completely reimagine it from the ground up and improve it 1000x.
This is what Chris Lauder is done with his school.
EE 26 - Jack Teeling - Founder Teeling Whiskey
Running one business is tough. So how do you run two simultaneously while continuing to have a balanced, happy life?
This week I chat with James Brogan who is managing to do it all through well-executed planning and a huge amount of self-awareness.
EE 25 - Gary Lavin - Founder VITHIT
In just 7 years, Jack Teeling made Teeling Whiskey a global brand and built one of Dublin's best tourist attractions at his distillery in the Liberties.
In this episode, we uncover Jack's path from the trading desks of one of Ireland's biggest banks to building the first new distillery in Dublin in over 125 years & establishing Teeling Whiskey as a global brand.
EE 24 - Garret Flower - Cronuts, Doughnuts & Silicon Valley!
Gary is a no-nonsense entrepreneur who shares the real reasons why his brand become a global success.
After his rugby career was ended by a serious injury, Gary Lavin jumped straight into his entrepreneurial journey.
Fast forward to 2019, and his drinks brand VITHIT sells 25 million units across the globe.
In the middle, he faced every challenge imaginable and almost lost everything.
EE 23 - Dan Nugent - From Bootstrapped to Brown Thomas
Millions of people have consumed Garret's products but you would never know! This is because Garret started one of Ireland's largest commercial bakeries from very humble beginnings in his apartment kitchen.
EE 22 - Shane Ryan - Persistence Beats Resistance
Dan Nugent symbolises everything that The Entrepreneur Experiment stands for.
He started his business with his partner, Sacha, for less than €1000, bootstrapped it from day 1 and has scaled it globally in less than 2 years.
EE 21 - Sonia Deasy - Creating the Formula for Global Success
Shane Ryan is the brains behind one of Ireland’s fastest growing food brands. In less than 12 months, Shane has gone from an idea in his head to being listed in retailers across Ireland in outlets including Tesco and Fresh.
EE 20 - James McCormack - The Barista Baron
Sonia Deasy is the co-founder and CEO of skincare company, Pestle & Mortar. Founded in 2014, Sonia and her husband, Padraic, have grown it into a global brand in just 5 years.
Pestle & Mortar is now listed in stores such as Liberty London, Arnotts, Avoca, FaceGym, Harvey Nichols, and Bloomingdales.
EE 19 - Caolan Cullen - The Irish Willy Wonka!
James started his first company with just €500 which was borrowed from his wife after losing his job in the 2008 financial crash. This small investment launched a catering empire that spanned coffee shops, Mexican food outlets, and corporate catering. He then lost it all.
EE 18 - Shane Monahan - The Business of Sport
Most people take home some terrible souvenirs from their holidays. When he was just 22, when traveling around Thailand, Caolan Cullen discovered the idea that would become his future business.
EE 17 - Number 1 Business Podcast in Ireland?
Why do so many professional sports stars become entrepreneurs?
In today's episode, we chat with former Leinster, Munster and Ireland rugby player, Shane Monahan, who brings us on his journey from sports star to entrepreneur.
EE 16 - Niall Horgan - CEO & Co-Founder Gym+Coffee
This week, I share with you my goal of becoming the number 1 business podcast in Ireland in 2019.
If your goals don't scare you, they aren't' ambitious enough! I break down the huge success we've had in June and the structure I'm building to help me achieve this.
EE 15 - Siobhan O'Hagan - How to Sell Without Selling Out
Launched in January 2017, on the week of blue Monday, Gym+Coffee began life in the toughest way possible after missing out on lucrative Christmas sales.
Undeterred, the 3 founders have turned Gym+Coffee into one of Ireland’s leading names in the athleisure space in just 2 years!
EE 14 - How I Built a Podcast Studio & Found 1000 Listeners
How do you go from being on the path to becoming actuary to living in Thailand running a successful business from your laptop?
Siobhan O'Hagan is one of Ireland's best known online fitness coaches and in today’s episode breaks down how she quit her 9-5 job to become a personal trainer, and fitness entrepreneur.
EE 13 - Devan Hughes - Ideas are a dime a dozen, execution is everything.
In this episode, I reveal how I built a podcast studio in 24 hours and reveal what the first business idea for The Entrepreneur Experiment will be.
EE 12 - Designing the Perfect Day & Hiring Two People
Like many great Irish business ideas, my current guest had his moment of inspiration over a few pints in a Dublin pub.
Founder of Buymie, serial entrepreneur Devan Hughes joins me this week to reveal his entrepreneur story.
EE 11 - Karl O'Brien - Youth + Curiosity = Global Success
In this episode, I reveal how I'm trying to increase my productivity and overcome self-doubt by adopting a new system of working.
At just 23 years old, Karl O'Brien has built his social media company into a global brand employing 8 people.