Amanda Walker is the co-founder of the hot chip mini empire Lord of the Fries. Launched in 2004 with her husband, they now have 23 stores nationally. Join host Tim Reid as she shares her beautifully slow business journey along with why and how to slowly build a business you’ll love.
I love Gelato Messina. I love their products. The restraint shown when it comes to their branding. Their unapologetic, and quite noisy customer experience. Their alternative approach to running a business. And so much more. And between you and I, I’m pretty sure their Hokey Pokey flavour is made in Heaven! It’s a deliciously creamy episode 593 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
No matter what industry you’re in, challenge the way things get done, because more often than not, there’s always a better way. That’s certainly the experience of Steffan Van Lint, the founder of Quiz Meisters, one of Australia’s largest (and certainly most fun) pub trivia companies. It’s a trivial episode 591 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
From the first time I saw Emma & Tom’s Juices on the shelf at my local cafe, I was hooked. Finally, there was a cool looking juice brand, with interesting flavours, no funky additives, plus it was named after two anonymous people. Who the hell was Emma and Tom?! It’s taken me 18 years to find that out; but it was worth the wait. Let’s go and meet Tom Griffith in a very juicy episode 591 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
I’ve always thought us business owners can learn so much from the hospitality industry, around customer service, customer experience, local area marketing and so much more. That’s why, when I heard about multi-million dollar publican, Stephen Hunt, who started his 7 hotel empire from his parents’ backyard, I just had to get him on the show. It’s episode 590, full of one-percenters, of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
Keen to know how to use Tik Tok to grow your business in 2022? Excellent. Then there’s no better person to show us how than donut aficionado Phillip Kuoch, whose Melbourne bakery has one of the biggest Tik Tok followings of any Australian business with 680,000 followers and a gazillion likes! It’s a head-scratching episode 587 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.
Black Hops Brewery co-founder Dan Norris has more business failures than he’d like to admit. Then one of his ideas hit pay dirt and was quickly snapped up by a large multinational. But, instead of finding the closest hammock, he started a brewery. Six years on Black Hops is valued at $65M. It’s a thirst-crushing episode 585 of The (12 year-old, award-winning) Small Business Big Marketing podcast.