Finding Sacramento

A podcast about Sacramento entrepreneurs, musicians, artists, and chefs and how they found their ‘roots’ in the City of Trees. Check out new episodes now!

Running an eco-conscious business with Sloane Read of Refill Madness

Photo Credit: The Proud Show Nathan sits down with Sloane Read of Refill Madness for the 59th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about growing up in northern Florida, how the trees in City of Trees drew her to Sacramento, what the substitute teaching...

A ladder out of darkness with Zac Hersh of Mood

Nathan sits down with Zac Hersh of Mood for the 58th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about growing up in Auburn, CA, Zac’s journey through the physical fitness industry, how he first realized he had anxiety and how he traveled around the world to...

Persistence as a tenet with Xai Lor of iYa Taekwando

Nathan sits down with Xai Lor of iYa Taekwando for the 57th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about Xai's journey as a refugee from Laos to Chico, how her interest in political science brought her to Sacramento, how she pivoted from a career as a...

Building fit communities with Lori Diaz & Alton Kirkland of The Formula

Nathan sits down with Lori Diaz and Alton Kirkland of The Formula for the 55th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about growing up in South Sacramento and Brooklyn, Alton‘s journey to becoming a union pipe fitter, Lori’s journey from Brooklyn to...

Staying Hopeful with Mona Bahraini of The Prickly Pear

Nathan sits down with Mona Bahraini of The Prickly Pear for the 54th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about growing up as a first generation American in Phoenix, her journey to becoming a dental hygienist, why she is opening a succulent and cacti...

Its not about Me, Its about We with Coach V

Nathan sits down with Viliami Tuivai of Coach V LLC and President of the Invictus Youth Foundation for the 53rd episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about what it means to be an American from the Island of Tonga, what the American dream really is and...

Getting ideas on paper with Ben Schwartz of Empire’s Comics Vault

Nathan sits down with Ben Schwartz of Empire's Comics Vault, Empire’s Comics Vault Press, and Bootleg Publishing for the 52nd episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about growing up in the East Bay, the downfall and resurgence of the comic book industry,...

Doing things for fun with Megan White of UnSipped

Nathan sits down with Megan White of UnSipped for the 51st episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about Megan’s time as the event coordinator at the Sacramento Business Journal, why people aspire to be part of the Sacramento Business Journal 40 Under 40...

Chasing the American dream with Eli Mazahreh of Maza Hummus

Nathan sits down with Eli Mazahreh of Maza Hummus for the 50th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about growing up in Jordan, what business lessons he learned from his entrepreneur mom, why he bought into the American dream and why he believes it is...