The Town Haul
HOSTED BY AMY KOONIN
Rubicon’s first and only podcast where we share advice for
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Zero Waste Daniel: How One Man Turned Scraps into Style
Made from 100% pre-consumer cutting room scraps, Brooklyn's Daniel Silverstein and his unique "ReRoll" fabric are taking the fashion world by storm. Daniel's nickname evolved after working in the industry and witnessing first-hand what textile waste is doing to our environment.
Trash to Treasure: Ken Beckstead's Big Idea
Ken Beckstead is turning a bad habit into something good for our planet! Host Amy Koonin is joined via Skype to learn everything about his Butts to Watts program and how he's turning discarded cigarette butts into a powerful and unique energy source.
Craft for a Cause: Saltwater Brewery's Dustin Jeffers
Saltwater Brewery is a pioneer in the brewing movement that utilizes their edible six-pack rings to not only rid the brewhouse of extra food waste but to feed sea creatures instead of endangering them. We'll cheers to that!
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A Slam Dunk: Atlanta Hawks' CEO Steve Koonin
He’s the CEO of the Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club. He’s a local Atlanta legend who has had a large part in building some iconic brands. He’s an advocate of environmental sustainability in sports as Philips Arena is under a massive renovation. He is also our host, Amy Koonin's, dad!
Winters is Coming: An Interview with the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation
Justin Winters, the Executive Director of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, joins host Amy Koonin via Skype for a World Oceans Day celebration. We're breaking down all of the awesome stuff the LDF is up to, from compelling documentaries to ground-breaking campaigns.
Fashion with a Passion: United by Blue Founder Brian Linton
United by Blue is an outdoor lifestyle brand focused on ocean conservation. For every product sold, the Blue squad removes a pound of waste from our water. Amy Koonin is joined via Skype by Blue's CEO and Founder, Brian Linton, nicknamed the "eco-friendly king of Philly."