The DRMN BG Podcast - Episode 19 - Dani Ausen

The incredible queen of all things design related, Dani Ausen, joins the show to talk about how she makes the most of her talents in working at a prominent university, launching her own custom designed jewelry business and her prominent role in making Market Day what it is today.

The timing of this episode is perfect as Market Day is this Saturday, April 28 from 9:00 AM - 3:00 Capital Square Atrium in downtown Des Moines, Iowa (400 Locust Street). Come see Dani and support all the talented vendors. DRMN BG will be there too ;)

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Memorable Quotes

"Eat the elephant one bite at a time" 

"Don't think you can't do it, you can, you just have to start somewhere" 

What They're Sayin..

"You empower many people – including me – to do bigger and better in this world." - Cat Rocketship

"Dani was one of the first people to really advise me on my current career path and I can't thank her enough for getting me to where I am now." John Bosley

This episode of the podcast is brought to you by P7DesignBozz Prints, and Powers Media House.

Episode Breakdown:

4:00 - Dani's Many Talents
11:00 - Early Dani Days
15:00 - Picking a Path
28:38 - Dani AWESOME / Market Day
37:38 - The Show Circuit
41:10 - The Future of Dani AWESOME
42:48 - Vendor Fair Stories
49:15 - The Design Process
55:18 - The Drive to Keep Going
1:00:00 - Life Hacks
1:04:37 - Setbacks Leading to Success
1:10:00 - People Talk
1:15:30 - Quick Hitters


Scott Krava