Jesse Genet and Stephan Ango co-founded Lumi almost a decade ago. It first made wallets and prints and dyed material, then developed and distributed a light-sensitive fabric ink. Now it's a company that manages the production and ordering of packaging supplies. This might sound unrelated, but it's a natural transition resulting from interrogating one's interests, figuring out what your real business is, and learning new things. We talk about Shark Tank, fulfilling one's dreams, and why 10,000 shipments a month is small potatoes in the packaging world.
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Jesse's Shark Tank appearance
The accidental invention of lithography by Alois Senefelder
The Queen Mum told Graham Chapman to tour with Monty Python
Studio Neat's book, It Will Be Exhilarating
Glenn appeared twice on the Internet History Podcast: Amazon's early days (Feb. 2015) and Amazon's myths and work culture (Aug. 2015). Also buy host Brian McCullough's book developed from the podcast!
The Lumi podcast, Well Made
The super beat-up box that arrived at my house