On The Cusp

by Dave Smith and Matt Snyder

Launching and growing a new business comes with its share of unpredictable challenges — but it doesn’t have to be a lonely journey. On the Cusp, a new podcast launching in October by BRF's Entrepreneurial Accelerator Program (EAP) serves as a way to help business owners communicate with each other through storytelling. It will feature practical advice from entrepreneurs and small business owners who are actively changing the... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E09 - How Engaged Are You?

    S01 E09 - How Engaged Are You?

    It's easy to get down on North Louisiana if you're not actively searching for opportunities here. Whether it's finding events to go to, investing in the city, or choosing it to start and grow your business in, the opportunities ar...

    17:56
  • S01 E08 - Three Big Exits Away

    S01 E08 - Three Big Exits Away

    With two major interstates (I-20 and I-49) converging in greater Shreveport, businesses can easily access more than 40 million consumers in some of America’s largest markets, including Dallas and Houston, New Orleans and Baton Rou...

    15:30
  • S01 E07 - More Than Just The Business

    S01 E07 - More Than Just The Business

    For Sarah and Preston Lowder of Lowder Baking Company and Doc's Sandwich Shop, their vision has always gone beyond owning these storefronts.In Episode 7 of On The Cusp, we are talking to Sarah about her and Preston's beginning ste...

    17:39
  • S01 E06 - Homegrown

    S01 E06 - Homegrown

    In Episode 6 of On The Cusp, we are back with hosts Matt and Dave discussing North Louisiana's homegrown talent, whether they are local or living across the country. This has us asking a few questions in regard to engaging that ho...

    11:07
  • S01 E05 - Commitment to Community

    S01 E05 - Commitment to Community

    It's one thing to own a company in your community, but it's a better thing whenever you infuse that company into your community.In Episode 5 of On The Cusp, we are speaking with Jon Ellis, Vice President of Radiance Technologies, ...

    13:57