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Pomp Podcast #344: Sahil Lavingia On Building Technology Companies

Pomp Podcast #344: Sahil Lavingia On Building Technology Companies

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Sahil Lavingia, the co-founder and CEO of Gumroad, a technology platform that helps creatives earn a living selling the stuff they make directly to their audience. He was previously the number two employee at Pinterest. In this conversation, we discuss…
Pomp Podcast #343: Joe Lallouz On Building Blockchain Infrastructure

Pomp Podcast #343: Joe Lallouz On Building Blockchain Infrastructure

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Joe Lallouz, a serial entrepreneur and angel investor in New York City. He is the CEO of Bison Trails, a leading blockchain infrastructure company helping democratize access to blockchain networks. Joe previously co-founded a business that was acquired by Etsy…
Lunch Money #78: Stock Market, Coursera, Mars, Neuralink, GPT-3, & KFC

Lunch Money #78: Stock Market, Coursera, Mars, Neuralink, GPT-3, & KFC

Welcome to the 78th episode of 🧰 Lunch Money with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and special guest, Polina Marinova. Remember, while Wall Street is trying to get rich, the rest of us are just trying to get our lunch money right. Get 8.6% APY on your money! That's a crazy high-interest rate that could provide…
Lunch Money #77: Homes, Cruises, JetBlue, Netflix, Flippy, & Island

Lunch Money #77: Homes, Cruises, JetBlue, Netflix, Flippy, & Island

Welcome to the 77th episode of 🧰 Lunch Money with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and special guest, Polina Marinova. Remember, while Wall Street is trying to get rich, the rest of us are just trying to get our lunch money right. Get 8.6% APY on your money! That's a crazy high-interest rate that could provide…
Lunch Money #76: Protests, Twitter, StockX, American Airlines, Google Meet, & Mars Helicopter

Lunch Money #76: Protests, Twitter, StockX, American Airlines, Google Meet, & Mars Helicopter

Welcome to the 76th episode of 🧰 Lunch Money with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and special guest, Polina Marinova. Remember, while Wall Street is trying to get rich, the rest of us are just trying to get our lunch money right. Get 8.6% APY on your money! That's a crazy high-interest rate that could provide…
Pomp Podcast #337: Kingdom Trust CEO Ryan Radloff On Advancing Bitcoin Adoption

Pomp Podcast #337: Kingdom Trust CEO Ryan Radloff On Advancing Bitcoin Adoption

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Ryan Radloff, the CEO of Kingdom Trust, an independent qualified custodian focused on leveraging technology to provide customized and innovative custody solutions for clients including alternative asset investments. He previously was the co-founder and CEO of CoinShares, which led the…
CEO of Grayscale on Investment Premiums and When They Will Launch a Bitcoin ETF

CEO of Grayscale on Investment Premiums and When They Will Launch a Bitcoin ETF

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Michael Sonnenshein, the Managing Director at Grayscale Investments, the largest digital currency asset manager. In this role, Michael oversees the daily operations and growth of the business and its more than $4 billion in assets under management. In this conversation,…
Pomp Podcast #336: Grayscale CEO Michael Sonnenshein On Investing In Crypto

Pomp Podcast #336: Grayscale CEO Michael Sonnenshein On Investing In Crypto

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Michael Sonnenshein, the Managing Director at Grayscale Investments, the largest digital currency asset manager. In this role, Michael oversees the daily operations and growth of the business and its more than $4 billion in assets under management. In this conversation,…
How Can We Change the Education System to Enable More Entrepreneurship? Ana Lorena Fabrega Explains

How Can We Change the Education System to Enable More Entrepreneurship? Ana Lorena Fabrega Explains

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Ana Lorena Fabrega, a former teacher who now spends her time focused on building products to reimagine education. In this conversation, we discuss what traditional education gets wrong, how to unlearn what you learned, the toxic school culture of memorization,…
What’s Guaranteed to Change in the Startup Space and How Can Founders Adapt? Hiten Shah Weighs In

What’s Guaranteed to Change in the Startup Space and How Can Founders Adapt? Hiten Shah Weighs In

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Hiten Shah, the co-founder of FYI, a company that helps you find your documents in 3 clicks or less. He previously co-founded CrazyEgg and KISSmetrics as well. In this conversation, we discuss lessons learned over the last 20 years in…
Pomp Podcast #333: Jesse Proudman On Quantitative Investing In Crypto

Pomp Podcast #333: Jesse Proudman On Quantitative Investing In Crypto

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Jesse Proudman, the co-founder and CEO of Strix Leviathan, a quantitative crypto hedge fund algorithmically trading digital assets. In this conversation, we discuss quantitative trading in crypto, the lack of institutional infrastructure, why prime brokerage is so important, and the…
Pomp Podcast #332: Julie VerHage On The State Of FinTech

Pomp Podcast #332: Julie VerHage On The State Of FinTech

This is an episode of The Pomp Podcast with host Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano and guest, Julie VerHage, the Senior Correspondent at FinTech Today. She also serves as a fintech analyst for a number of well known Silicon Valley venture capital funds after having spent a number of years as a journalist at Bloomberg. In this…