25 – The Complexities of Start-Up Life

Amanda and Matt Founders of ioAirFlow on Start Podcast

25 – The Complexities of Start-Up Life

A Conversation with Matt & Amanda of ioAirFlow

This week on Start Podcast, host Margaux Miller interviews Matt Schaubroeck and Amanda San Filippo, Co-Founders of ioAirFlow – a software company focused on ‘green’ commercial buildings. These two founders discuss defining your business, Winnipeg as a test market, and the entrepreneurial impacts of Covid-19. On a personal level, they describe the experience of changing co-founders, finding personal balance in start-up life, and coping with anxiety. If you are considering taking the leap into entrepreneurship, then be sure to check out this episode. Listen to the full episode now on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Play, or your favorite podcast platform. Or jump back to our homepage to listen here: www.startpodcast.ca.   ———   In This Episode, You Will Learn:
  • 0:30 to 4:49     The Story of ioAirFlow
  • 4:50 to 5:35     Defining Your Business
  • 5:36 to 9:29     Changing Co-Founders
  • 9:30 to 12:29   Taking the Leap into Start-Up Life
  • 12:30 to 15:54 Clean Tech and the Green Building Industry
  • 15:55 to 17:54 Grant Funding
  • 17:55 to 22:45 Accelerators
  • 22:46 to 25:56 SPEED ROUND
  • 26:15 to 28:00 Finding Personal Balance as a Founder
  • 28:01 to 32:48 Coping with Anxiety and Procrastination
  • 32:49 to 40:59 Covid-19 Impacts on Business
  • 41:00 to 43:30 Winnipeg as a Test Market and Start-Up Community
  • 43:31 to 46:30 Personal Community Involvement
  • 46:31 to 49:45 The Future of ioAirFlow and Their Recommended Resources
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