Episode 139: Switchback Coffee Roasters

The process of pouring a cup of coffee at your favorite local shop seems simple enough. Choose what type of coffee you want, watch the barista foam some milk and pull a shot of espresso and soon you have a wonderful treat to start your morning or to help you continue your day. This week…

Episode 105: Investing, Community, Small Business and Gin

With Jeff out of town Darcie brings on DC Jim and Russ Ware to discuss Russ’s new venture Good Neighbors Meeting House. Russ and his partner, Yemi Mobolade, currently run the Wild Goose Meeting House. An opportunity arose for them to expand the Wild Goose concept into the Old North End Neighborhood in Colorado Springs,…

Episode 96: Building Loyal with Tyler Hill

Tyler Hill is one of the owners of one of COS’s coolest businesses; Loyal Coffee. We sit down with Tyler to discuss Loyal’s business model and how they make it work with six different owners. We also discuss the philosophy behind how they approach coffee and the customer service experience. Tyler also has a lot…

Episode 20: Building Colorado Springs

For our last show of 2015 we sit down to talk with Russ Ware and Yemi Mobolade. In a free ranging conversation we touch on Liquor Board hearings, how the downtown core is developing and where Russ and Yemi see Colorado Springs going in 2016. We also hear about a great new coffee spot currently…