And just like that, episode #3 of the Wild Business Growth podcast is here! Presented by Hippo Direct. Listen today on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, and your other favorite audio platforms – and leave 5 stars if you’re feeling wild!

What is the Wild Business Growth Podcast?

Hear how entrepreneurs & innovators unleash creativity to grow bigger and better businesses. You’ll hear from an exciting new guest every single week who’s turning wild ideas into wild growth. Guests include startup founders, product inventors, social media influencers, and much more. Hosted by our digital marketing dude Max Branstetter.

Episode #3: Julia Lamorelle – CEO and Co-Founder of Kiwi Compute

Julia Lamorelle, CEO and Co-Founder of Kiwi Compute, joins the show just before the launch of their coding software for middle schoolers! Julia and I went to the Kelley School of Business together and studied a lot of the same courses. She’s an all-star leader who’s super passionate about the education space and preparing the younger generations to succeed in the increasingly tech-heavy world. This episode covers everything from the future of jobs to the challenges of fundraising. Here’s a small sample of what you will hear in this episode:

  • The growing importance of coding in the professional world
  • Technology’s impact on education
  • Everyday life in the booming tech hub of Austin
  • Pivoting as a startup
  • Pros and cons of being a startup founder
  • How she gets her creative ideas
  • The debate of bootstrapping vs. fundraising

Connect with Julia at and check out her blog. Connect with Kiwi Compute on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Support Kiwi Compute’s launch at and sign up for their newsletter!

Enjoy the show! Check out the show notes below for much more detail.

Show Notes

Stay tuned for many more exciting guests stopping by soon. If you have any thoughts, questions, or guests you’d like to see on the show, contact us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or LinkedIn. Let your business Run Wild…and Bring on the Bongos!!