Guy Raz dives into the stories behind some of the world's best known companies. How I Built This weaves a narrative journey about innovators, entrepreneurs and idealists—and the movements they built. Order the How I Built This book at https://www.guyraz.com/
Dude Perfect: Cory Cotton and Tyler Toney
Monday 20 September 2021
: As Texas A&M students in the mid 2000's, Cory Cotton, Tyler Toney and their housemates spent countless hours playing hockey in the...
inov-8: Wayne Edy
Monday 13 September 2021
: After more than 20 years working in the shoe business, Wayne Edy decided to strike out on his own, risking most of his savings to launch his...
Lynda.com: Lynda Weinman and Bruce Heavin
Monday 06 September 2021
: After falling in love with the first Apple Mac computer in 1984, Lynda Weinman found a new career: using the new technology to teach web...
Springfree Trampoline: Keith Alexander & Steve Holmes (2019)
Monday 30 August 2021
: In the late 1980s, a New Zealand engineer named Keith Alexander wanted to buy a trampoline for his kids. After his wife said they were too...
Live From The HIBT Summit: Rashad Robinson
Thursday 26 August 2021
: We have our final main stage event from the 2021 How I Built This Virtual Summit, and it's Guy's conversation with Rashad Robinson,...
Burt's Bees: Roxanne Quimby (2019)
Monday 23 August 2021
: In the 1970s, Roxanne Quimby was trying to live a simpler life – one that rejected the pursuit of material comforts. She moved to Maine,...
Live From The HIBT Summit: Adam Grant
Thursday 19 August 2021
: We have another episode from the 2021 How I Built This Virtual Summit, and it's Guy's interview with organizational psychology professor and...
Logic: Logic & Chris Zarou (2018)
Monday 16 August 2021
: In 2010, Logic the rapper—born as Sir Robert Bryson Hall II—released his first official mixtape titled "Young, Broke & Infamous." At...
Live From The HIBT Summit: Brené Brown
Thursday 12 August 2021
: We have another episode from the 2021 How I Built This Virtual Summit, and it's Guy's interview with professor, author, and host of the...
Stacy's Pita Chips: Stacy Madison (2019)
Monday 09 August 2021
: In the 1990's, Stacy Madison and her boyfriend Mark Andrus were selling pita sandwiches from a converted hot dog cart in Boston. They...
Live From The HIBT Summit: Gary Vaynerchuk
Thursday 05 August 2021
: We have another episode from the 2021 How I Built This Virtual Summit, and it's Guy's interview with internet content guru Gary Vaynerchuk....
Serial Entrepreneur: Gary Vaynerchuk
Monday 02 August 2021
: Growing up in New Jersey in the 1980's and 90's, Gary Vaynerchuk honed his business skills trading baseball cards and selling wine at his...
Robert Reffkin: Compass
Monday 26 July 2021
: Robert Reffkin had a hard time fitting in when he was growing up: raised by a single mom in Berkeley California, he was both bi-racial and...
Live From HIBT Summit: Payal Kadakia, Tristan Walker, and Perry Chen on Innovation
Thursday 22 July 2021
: Our second episode from the 2021 How I Built This Virtual Summit is from our innovation panel with Payal Kadakia of ClassPass, Tristan...
Bobbi Brown Cosmetics: Bobbi Brown (2018)
Monday 19 July 2021
: Bobbi Brown started out as a makeup artist in New York City, but hated the gaudy color palette of the 1980s. She eventually shook up the...
Mailchimp: Ben Chestnut
Monday 12 July 2021
: In the late 1990s, Ben Chestnut was a struggling young designer interning at an appliance company, when somebody suggested that he try...
Numi Organic Tea: Reem Hassani and Ahmed Rahim
Monday 05 July 2021
: When they were in their 20s, Reem Hassani and her brother Ahmed Rahim were not the kind of people you'd expect to launch a multi-million...
Casper: Philip Krim
Monday 28 June 2021
: In the early 2000's, Philip Krim launched an e-commerce business out of his college dorm, selling everything from window blinds to eczema...
Live From The HIBT Summit: Cynt Marshall, Chieh Huang, and Sadie Lincoln on Leadership
Thursday 24 June 2021
: Our first episode from the 2021 How I Built This Virtual Summit is from our leadership panel with Cynt Marshall, CEO of the Dallas...
ARRAY: Filmmaker Ava DuVernay
Monday 21 June 2021
: By her early thirties, Ava DuVernay was already a successful entrepreneur, having founded her own film publicity agency in Los Angeles. But...
Expedia & Zillow: Rich Barton
Monday 14 June 2021
: In the early 90s, Rich Barton arrived to work at Microsoft just as the world wide web was taking off. He wound up pitching Bill Gates on an...
Jovial Foods: Carla Bartolucci
Monday 07 June 2021
: Carla Bartolucci grew up in an Italian-American household, eating fresh gnocchi and ravioli made by her mother, and lobster caught by her...
JetBlue Airways: David Neeleman (2019)
Monday 31 May 2021
: In the mid-90s, David Neeleman wanted to launch a new airline. He had already co-created a regional airline out of Salt Lake City that was...
Meet The HIBT Fellows: Dinesh Tadepalli & Jennifer Zeitler
Tuesday 25 May 2021
: As a part of the 2021 How I Built This Summit (At Home) we have selected 10 Fellows, and we'd like to introduce you to all of them. In this...
Policygenius: Jennifer Fitzgerald
Monday 24 May 2021
: Some of the world's biggest industries sell products that we all need...but don't want to think about. That's what drew Jennifer Fitzgerald...