Previous Shows

Impact with John Shegerian produces new episodes every week. Visit regularly to explore our archive of past conversations below.

Taking a Holistic Approach to Sustainability with Joy Lehman

Joy Lehman is the Global Sustainability Manager at The Hertz Corporation. Throughout her three-plus years with the company, she has been responsible for the development and implantation of the company’s global sustainability strategies that aim to improve the company’s environmental performance, sustainable transport options, increase efficiency, reduce costs and position the company as an industry […]

Beauty On Demand with Yazmin Cavale

Yazmin Cavale is the co-founder and CEO of GLOW, the first and only on-demand beauty app in Alabama that brings hair, makeup, and spray tan experts straight to your home. Yaz has amassed experience in the beauty industry over the past 22 years, working for major beauty brands – including Laura Mercier, Estee Lauder, and […]

Making Sustainability Part of the DNA with Lise Asimont

Lise Asimont started her career in the wine industry while studying anthropology at Saint Mary’s College of California. She devoted a junior thesis to the inner-workings of a small winery in the Russian River Valley. While there, she developed a love for winegrowing and went on to study with the Environmental Horticulture graduate group at […]

Self-discovery and Truth with Leo Carver

Author of Growing Consciousness, Leo Carver (Dwarn L. Carver, Jr.), has been teaching meditation, yoga, ayurveda, natural herbalism, and other holistic wellness techniques for the past decade. He graduated from The Chopra Center (Dr. Deepak Chopra’s Wellness Education Center) with a certification in Ayurveda and works closely with his wife, keynote Chopra Center speaker Dr. […]

Reducing Beverage Industry Waste with Nirit Hurwitz

John Shegerian: Welcome back to Green is Good. We’re so excited to have with us today Nirit Hurwitz. She’s the Global Brand Building Communications Manager for SodaStream International. Welcome to Green is Good, Nirit. Nirit Hurwitz: Thank you for having me. John: You know, Nirit, before we get into talking about SodaStream USA and all […]

The Dream, The Struggle, The Victory with Rudy Ruettiger

Against all odds on a gridiron in South Bend, Indiana, Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger in twenty seven seconds, carved his name into history books as perhaps the most famous graduate of the University of Notre Dame. The son of an oil refinery worker and third of 14 children, Rudy rose from valleys of discouragement and despair […]

Greening a Worldwide Fleet with Scott Wicker

John Shegerian: Welcome back to Green is Good, and we’re so honored to have with us today Scott Wicker, the Chief Sustainability Officer of UPS. Welcome to Green is Good, Scott.Scott Wicker: Yes, thank you. Glad to be here, John.John: Hey, you know, Scott, before we get into your great iconic brand, UPS, and all […]

The Future of Vegan Seafood with Anne Palermo

Anne Palermo is the CEO & Co-Founder of Aqua Cultured Foods, a leading future food startup in the alt protein space. After recently closing the largest pre-seed round in alt seafood, Anne is focused on using Aqua’s novel fermentation technology to bring to market nutritionally superior, hyper-realistic, whole cuts of seafood alternatives. Anne began her […]

Putting an End to Drunk Driving with Jan Withers

John Shegerian: Welcome back to Green is Good, and we’re so honored today to have with us on Green is Good Jan Withers. She’s the National President of MADD, which is Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Welcome to Green is Good, Jan Withers. Jan Withers: Well, thank you very much. I’m so pleased to be here […]

Improving The Efficiency Of Waste Collection with Jason Gates

Jason Gates, CEO and Co-Founder of Compology, is a subject matter expert in the industrial application of sensors, data collection and analysis, and waste collection. Compology’s web-based software, powered by image-based sensors, makes container and waste production data easily accessible and useful for haulers, generators, regulators and processors. Gates is a Waste360 40 under 40 […]

Making Efficient, Fun Vehicles with Tony Schultz & Steve McKinley

John Shegerian: Welcome back to Green is Good, and we’ve got a turbo-charged ending to today’s show. We’ve got Tony Schultz and Steve McKinley from Honeywell on with us. Tony’s the Vice President of Honeywell Turbo Technologies and Steve is the Vice President of Engineering for Honeywell Turbo Technologies. Both of you guys, Tony and […]

Food To Fuel Our Future with Young Chang

Young Chang is a 18 year veteran of working in Fortune 500 companies such as Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros., and IBM.  With a bachelors degree in Information and Computer Science and Masters in Business Administration from USC’s Marshall School of Business, he decided to make a total career change and become a founder of […]