The Podcast: Leadership is
No Accident

We believe in a radically simple idea, that leadership is no accident. These stories take you inside how people lead in our increasingly fast paced and complex world to achieve outcomes others didn’t believe were possible.

Episode #8: Daniel Puder – Founder and CEO of My Life My Power Academy

Ex-MMA Fighter Daniel Puder takes the term “all hands on deck” to a whole new level. Using his My Life My Power academy to help underserved youth become the best version of themselves,…

Episode #7: Barbara Duffy, President – Lane Powell PC

Barbara Duffy is the president of Lane Powell, one of the oldest and most successful law firms in the Pacific Northwest. In this episode, Duffy talks about her position as the firm’s first…

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Episode #6: Ken Tomita, Founder and CEO Grovemade

  I am joined in this episode by Ken Tomita, the founder and CEO of Grovemade, the Portland based company that make beautiful desk accessories. Ken talks about his journey from artist to…

Episode #5: Franz Maruna, Founder and CEO of Portland Labs

Franz Maruna is the founder of PortlandLabs and the founder of concrete5, one of the internet’s pioneering Content Management System (CMS) websites. In this episode, Maruna reflects on his time in the tech…

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Episode #4: Ana Chaud, Co-Founder and Former CEO Garden Bar

 My guest today is Ana Chaud.  Ana was the co-founder and CEO of Garden Bar, the incredibly successful Portland based fast casual healthy eating restaurant chain that was acquired last year by…

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Episode #3: Kevin Adler, Co-Founder of Miracle Messages

Kevin Adler is the CEO and co-founder of Miracle Messages, the nationally recognized not-for profit organization focused on ending relational poverty on our streets. Kevin explains the Miracle Messages vision and what motivated…

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Episode #2: Kate Delhagen, Founder of Oregon Sports Angels

Kate Delhagen, the founder of the Oregon Sports Angels was recently named one of the most influential women in Oregon. Kate talks about how the world of sports has shaped her leadership perspectives…

Episode #1: Jeremy Pelley, Co-Founder OMFGCO

Jeremy Pelley is the Creative Director and Co-Founder of OMFGCO, the renowned Portland based creative agency. He talks about their secret sauce – the values on which the company is built, how they…