Welcome to Impact with John Shegerian — a weekly podcast featuring conversations with some of the greatest business minds and thought leaders on the planet.

Join us every week for new episodes and explore the collection of past conversations below.

Driving Reuse as a Business Focus with Brian Scudamore

Brian Scudamore launched 1-800-GOT-JUNK 24 years ago as a means to pay for his college education, but as the company grew and one hauling truck in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, became more than 1,000 in the U.S., Canada and Australia, he never looked back. The company is projecting a record year in 2013 with $126 […]

Rescuing Cats From All Over The World with Lynea Lattanzio

After a difficult divorce in 1981, Lynea Lattanzio, our founder, wanted to move to the quiet afforded by a place on a river. She settled on this 6 acre parcel in 1983. She often mused, “What was I thinking, single woman with no children living in a big house on 6 acres?” Nine years later, […]

Discussing Three-Point Sustainability with Kory Lundberg

John Shegerian: This episode of the Impact Podcast is brought to you by Closed Loop Partners. Closed Loop Partners is a leading circular economy investor in the United States with an extensive network of Fortune 500 corporate investors, family offices, institutional investors, industry experts, and impact partners. Closed Loops platform spans the arc of capital […]

Water Intelligence with Yaron Dycian

Yaron Dycian is chief product and strategy officer for WINT, a groundbreaking company that produces artificial intelligence-powered leak detection and water conservation devices. WINT serves some of the world’s largest organizations including technology, construction and real estate businesses. John Shegerian: This edition of the Impact Podcast is brought to you by ERI. ERI has a […]

Nourishing and Conserving with Dave Stangis

Dave Stangis, Vice President of CSR and Sustainability at Campbell Soup Company, has long had success with corporate sustainability initiatives at a number of well-known companies. Now he is trying to reduce Campbell’s impact without sacrificing its scope. John Shegerian: Welcome back to Green is Good, and we’re so honored today to have Dave Stangis […]

Building & Investing with Edward Lando

Edward Lando is an investor in 500 early stage companies. He was the first investor in Misfits Market and an early angel in 10 unicorns. He’s also helped start several other companies – Atom Finance, Goody and more now through Pareto Holdings with his business partner Jon Oringer. John Shegerian: This edition of the impact […]

The Power of Extravagant Tenderness with Father Gregory Boyle

Gregory Boyle is the founder of Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles, the largest gang-intervention, rehabilitation, and re-entry program in the world. In 1988 they started what would eventually become Homeboy Industries, which employs and trains former gang members in a range of social enterprises, as well as provides critical services to thousands of men and […]

Staying on the Cutting-Edge of Green Thinking with Michelle Price

In this show, Michelle Price, Hewlett-Packard’s Manager of Worldwide Environmental Strategic Marketing, Imaging and Printing Group, discusses the company’s longstanding green practices and how it is staying on the cutting edge of the green technology movement. Price says HP has focused on the environment and sustainability for more than 50 years. H-P was one of […]

Born Free with Dr. Liz Tyson

Liz did not begin her career working with animals but found her way to her life’s passion all the same! Early in her career, Liz earned a degree in law, while also working full-time at a financial PR firm in London. Realizing that the corporate world was not for her, she began to look around […]

The Intersection of Sustainability & Mobility with Dave McCreadie

David McCreadie has worked at Ford for over 23 years. He spent 20 years in Product Development, working in a number of technical areas across all product lines, including five years leading the noise/vibration development of all the company’s electrified products. His larger interest in electrified and sustainable transportation led him to move into Ford’s […]

Powerful, Intuitive AI to Enhance Diagnostic Accuracy ​with Dr. David Klimstra

David Klimstra, M.D. is Founder and Chief Medical Officer at Paige, the first company to receive FDA approval for an AI product in digital pathology, Paige Prostate. He also serves as Medical Consultant at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Weill Medical College of Cornell University. An internationally […]

A New Eco-Mission with Paul Abrams

John Shegerian: This edition of the Impact Podcast is brought to you by ERI. ERI has a mission to protect people, the planet and your privacy and is the largest fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity focused hardware destruction company in the United States and maybe even the world. For more […]