The Future of Supply Chain by Dynamo VC
The Future of Supply Chain by Dynamo VC

On each episode of the Future of Supply Chain, we sit down with a different entrepreneur, investor, or industry veteran to discuss innovation, technology, and the most exciting opportunities in supply chain and mobility as we build the future of the industry together.

#28: Industry Disruption and Process Automation with Justin Hall

In our latest episode of Future of Supply Chain, Santosh sat down with Afton Capital’s Justin Hall, an industry-leading visionary, growth fanatic, five-time founder, and supply chain logistics guru. Justin and Santosh talk about Justin’s entry into the industry, tech integrations for supply chain businesses, and often-overlooked ways founders can increase their businesses’ bottom line.

Origins: Guillermo Garcia of SmartHop

In each “Origins” episode, our host, Santosh, interviews industry leaders in the supply chain world, including founders, investors, and executives.

Today’s episode features Guillermo Garcia of SmartHop, a web-based service that matches truckers with the load board and brokers that need their services. Guillermo talked with us about the company’s origins, how he got started in the supply chain business, and what truckers and businesses should focus on for success in the supply chain industry.

Origins: Dan Johnston of WorkStep

In our series of “Origins” episodes, Santosh sits down with executives, founders, and investors of industry-leading supply chain businesses.

On today’s episode, our guest is Dan Johnston of WorkStep. Dan dug deep into his early experience as a founder in the education space and how that translated into the supply chain industry; how he keeps his team passionate about WorkStep’s mission; and the one thing founders in the supply chain business need for success.

Re-Air: Innovation That Drives the Bottom Line with Scott Auslund

*From time to time we’ll re-air a previous episode of the show that our newer audience may have missed.*

On this episode, Scott Auslund (Chief Supply Chain Officer of Gulf Relay) talks about the importance of innovation supporting the bottom line, and how companies in the industry evaluate new technology for implementation.

#26: Using A.I. to Book Loads & Empower Trucking Entrepreneurs with Guillermo Garcia

On this episode, Santosh chats with the Co-Founder and CEO of SmartHop, Guillermo Garcia.

Guillermo and Santosh discuss how SmartHop is using artificial intelligence to enable trucking owner/operators to find and book competitive loads in their native language, and how this technology can be applied to help traditional brokerages compete with their digital counterparts.


#25: Breaking into Venture Capital & Solving Enterprise Problems Through Supply Chain with Earnest Sweat

On this episode, Santosh talks with a founding member and principal at Prologis Ventures, Earnest Sweat. Earnest discusses how he broke into the venture capital scene, how Prologis is cultivating future investors and entrepreneurs, and the ripple market effects dynamic pricing is creating by producing massive savings within the supply chain markets.

Re-Air: Digitizing Freight Forwarding with Graham Parker

*From time to time we’ll re-air a previous episode of the show that our newer audience may have missed.*

On this episode, Co Founder & CEO Graham Parker shares how he and the team at Kontainers are leading the charge in completely digitizing the freight forwarding process and changing the industry along the way.

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