Co-Host of An Indianapolis Business Podcast: Off the Circle
Ryan is the President of an extraordinary company, My IT Indy. They are dedicated to helping your business be more efficient and profitable through the use of technology. He has worked on technology for over 35 years, starting with an Apple IIe! Ryan loves helping businesses grow and become more successful through planning and implementing appropriate technology solutions.
Ryan Grimes has hosted 33 Episodes.
JBJ Legal: Not Your Traditional Law Firm
January 17th, 2020 | 1 hr 3 mins
attorneys, business, contracts, coworking, employment law, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, industrious, indy, jbj legal, legal, legal profession
On this episode, we interview Hannah Kaufman Joseph and Kimberly Jeselskis, two of the founding attorneys at JBJ Legal. The business of practicing law is changing rapidly with the advent of automation, self-service legal options, and increasing competition in the marketplace.
Sky Outfitters: A Buy-One-Give-One Apparel Company Serving The Homeless
October 20th, 2019 | 31 mins 6 secs
bogo, business, buy one give one, homeless, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, keaton hendricks, keeton hendricks, mission, shelter, sky outfitters, socks
On this episode, we interview Keaton Hendricks, founder of Sky Outfitters. Sky Outfitters is an online e-commerce company headquartered in Indianapolis. For every item you buy online, a matching item is hand-delivered to a homeless shelter.
Upper Hand: A Suite of Tools for Sports Organizations to Tech-Enable and Manage Their Business Online
April 9th, 2019 | 26 mins 14 secs
business, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, kevin maccauley, myles grote, online tools, software, sports, sports technology, technology, upper hand
On this episode, we interview Kevin MacCauley and Myles Grote, co-founders of Upper Hand. Upper Hand offers sports organizations a suite of online tools to effectively manage their businesses.
Matt Foley of ScoocH: From Soccer Dad to $6 Million Mobile Case Business
March 31st, 2019 | 24 mins 39 secs
business, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, iphone case, matt foley, mobile phone case, scooch, scooch case, smartphone case
On this episode, we interview ScoocH President and Co-founder Matt Foley on his journey to rival the PopSocket by creating the No. 1 phone case for video streaming.
Episode 44: Brian Rowe of Perceivant: An Active Learning Interface and Reporting Platform for Higher Education
March 31st, 2019 | 42 mins 54 secs
brian rowe, business, college, higher education, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, interactive learning, perceivant, reporting, technology, university
On this episode, we interview Brian Rowe of Perceivant. Perceivant is an Indianapolis-based educational technology company serving the higher education marketplace.
Episode 41: Steve Sanner: Growing People Through Work - The Hoosier Jiffy Lube Story You've Never Heard
December 11th, 2018 | 35 mins 37 secs
automotive industry, business, franchising, growing people through work, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, jiffy lube, jiffy lube history, steve sanner
On this episode, we interview Steve Sanner, President of Hoosier Automotive Services. In 1985, Steve Sanner and his partners started what is now known as Jiffy Lube of Indiana. Find out how employees are at the center of their success with their Growing People Through Work program.
Episode 38: Torchlite's CEO and Technology Entrepreneur Susan Marshall
September 28th, 2018 | 33 mins 51 secs
business, freelance, gig economy, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, marketing, outsource, susan marshall, torchlite
On this episode, we interview Susan Marshall, a 20-plus year technology veteran who's been deeply involved in the rapid evolution of digital marketing, video, audio, mobile, social and data management technologies.
Episode 37: How the King Park Development Corporation and the Build Fund are Transforming Central Indiana
September 19th, 2018 | 35 mins 3 secs
build fund, business, cdc, cdfi, community development, community development corporation, community development financial institutions, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, king park, non-profit
On this episode, we interview Evan Tester and Steven Meyer of King Park and discuss how Community Development Financial Institutions are helping to play a key role in developing underserved parts of our community.
Episode 35: Harry Howe: Our Wise Indianapolis Business Mentor Who Is Developing Grit in Entrepreneurs
August 29th, 2018 | 53 mins 34 secs
business, grit, harry howe, hoosiers, howe leadership, indiana, indianapolis, indy, leadership, mentoring
On this episode, we interview Harry Howe. Harry has mentored hundreds of young people, entrepreneurs, and businesses in the community. As soon as you meet him, you'll understand why.
Episode 34: Oscar Moralez: Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of Indianapolis' Largest Angel Investment Firm
August 15th, 2018 | 39 mins
angel investment, business, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, investment, investment firm, life sciences, oscar moralez, visiontech, visiontech partners
On this episode, we interview Oscar Moralez, a Serial Entrepreneur from the Life Sciences industry and Founder of Indianapolis' Largest Angel Investment Firm, VisionTech Partners.
Episode 33: Wilks & Wilson: Using Elixirs to Craft The Best Old-Fashioned, Manhattan, and Martinis
July 12th, 2018 | 56 mins 46 secs
business, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy
On this episode, we interview Greg Wilson of Wilks and Wilson, an Indianapolis-based company that designs hand-crafted, organic infused and all natural elixirs for alcoholic drinks, non-alcoholic drinks, and even for cooking.
Episode 27: Indianapolis Bar Association: A Peak Inside Our Local Legal Community
April 27th, 2018 | 58 mins 9 secs
attorneys, bar association, business, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy, indy bar association, legal
On this episode, we interview a judge, a corporate attorney, and a small business attorney... all members of the Indianapolis Bar Association. It's a unique look inside the legal community, its adoption of technology, and the key issues facing Indianapolis businesses today.
Episode 26: TeenWorks: Empowering Teens to Achieve Excellence in College, Career, and Community
April 12th, 2018 | 40 mins 28 secs
business, hoosiers, indiana, indianapolis, indy
On this episode, we interview CEO Tammie Barney and Program Manager Thomas Christenson of TeenWorks. TeenWorks provides a year-round employment and college readiness program with supportive services for teens throughout the school year.
Episode 24: Archos Advisors: Why Does Culture Matter In An Organization?
March 22nd, 2018 | 1 hr 2 mins
archos advisors, company culture, culture, employment culture, leadership, leadership consulting, leadership culture
Company culture may be one of the most over-utilized buzzwords used when discussing successful organizations. In this interview, we get frank with two leading experts who advise world-class organizations on company culture. Tune in for this insightful interview with the team at Archos Advisors.
Episode 21: Corporate Security: HIPAA Compliance and Ransomware
January 30th, 2018 | 55 mins 5 secs
bitcoin, hipaa, it security, ransomware
There was recent news of Indiana hospitals being targeted and successfully attacked with ransomware. These attacks are profitable to hackers and a lot more common than you think. Today, we discuss corporate security and discuss the steps organizations can take to protect themselves.
Episode 20: Startup Challenges... with The Indy Startup Challenge
January 14th, 2018 | 1 hr 7 mins
app, financial app, indy, indy startup challenge, ladybug collaborative, mobile app, snapshyft, startup
The Indy Startup Challenge started as an idea by Kelly Schwedland and Joe Albano to bring world class startup tools to local companies.