2021 Podcast Archive
December 17, 2021
Guest podcasters Ann Seale and Mona Reddy talk with Interim Executive Director of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi at the Waller Craft Center to talk about the artisans renderings this Christmas season.
October 4, 2021
September 7, 2021
September 21, 2021
BPF visits with Josh West of Blue Delta Jeans to hear the story behind the highly coveted bespoke jeans and why he thinks Mississippi is a hidden gem for entrepreneurs.
October 5, 2021
BPF continues the conversation on how Blue Delta Jeans co-founder Josh West has carved out a niche in high-end apparel for "The best jean I've ever put on." A good product and great story.
October 19, 2021
November 2, 2021
November 16, 2021
Blake Dubinski and Dr. Brice Noonan, Ole Miss Professors, are the co-founders of GenTeal Apparel — a men's fine apparel line that is currently distristributed to 140 retailers across the U.S. Listen in to their journey to becoming entrepreneurs in their spare time.
November 30, 2021
BPF continues the conversation with Blake Dubinski of GenTeal Apparel on the challenges of growing a new business in a highly competitive marketplace.
July 7, 2021
July 20, 2021
May 11, 2021
May 25, 2021
June 8, 2021
BPF turns off of Porter Avenue and heads for the corner of Washington Avenue and Government Street — the heart of downtown Ocean Springs, where the local shops, art galleries, restaurants, bars and music bring the town to life. It's here that we sit down with three successful entrepreneurs — Adria Maxwell of Seaside Fitness, Chris Collier of The Office Bar & Lounge and Ken Williams of Mosaic and The Beer House — to hear their stories and perspectives on why Ocean Springs has become such a hotspot in Mississippi.
Episode 1: Douglas Carswell - New President and CEO of MCPP - Former Parliament Member and Brexit Leader
March 9, 2021
Episode 2: Douglas Carswell - New President and CEO of MCPP - Former Parliament Member and Brexit Leader
March 23, 2021
BPF continues the discussion with Douglas Carswell on America's exceptionalism, his decision to move to the U.S. and why Mississippi specifically.
January 26, 2021
February 9, 2021
BPF continues its conversation with Mississippi Justice Institute (MJI) Director Aaron Rice and client Butch Slaughter, a physical therapist who is challenging Mississippi’s regulations that are preventing him from opening his own home health agency. Listen to the backstory on Certificates of Need, the need for regulatory reform and how they stymie not only competition, but access to health care, lower costs and a higher level of service for the people of Mississippi.