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 2

  • S02 E03 - Trucking Along

    S02 E03 - Trucking Along

    On today's episode, Matt and Dave are speaking with Latronia Durham, CEO of Durham Transports Express, LLC, a minority and female-owned company that is gaining momentum and going the extra mile within our community.Latronia is dis...

  • S02 E02 - Don't Wait For An Invite

    S02 E02 - Don't Wait For An Invite

    On today's episode of On The Cusp, Dave and Matt are talking with Sabrina Adsit, a marketing professional and Air Force Spouse, who spent nine years in Northwest Louisiana before moving to Washington, DC.Whether you're stationed s...

  • S02 E01 - A Happy Accident

    S02 E01 - A Happy Accident

    We are kicking off Season Two with Roy Griggs, CEO & Owner Operator of Griggs Enterprise, Inc, Northwest Louisiana’s leading franchisee of McDonald’s Restaurants in northwest Louisiana.Roy's success can be attributed to his work e...

  • Season 1

  • S01 E12 - Jobs or Culture?

    S01 E12 - Jobs or Culture?

    In today's episode of On The Cusp, hosts Matt and Dave go head to head on a jobs vs. culture topic. What does north Louisiana need most? Matt believes that as a community, Shreveport doesn't believe in the cultural piece, vs. Dave...

  • S01 E11 - Let's Talk Money

    S01 E11 - Let's Talk Money

    On episode 11 of On The Cusp, we are talking with Ben James, CIMA®, CKA®, Financial Advisor and Cofounder of Deupree James Wealth Management. Ben focuses on portfolio management, financial planning, and microcap investing. Prior t...