Garage Grown Gear Founder featured on Intrepid Entrepreneur


DRIGGS, IDGarage Grown Gear’s founder and CEO, Amy Hatch, was recently featured on the Intrepid Entrepreneur podcast. The podcast is produced by Kristin Carpenter-Ogden, who is the founder and CEO of Verde Brand Communications.

 “After listening to Intrepid Entrepreneur, I contacted Kristin to tell her how much her podcast resonated with me and to thank her for offering such a great resource” says Hatch. “Before I knew it, we were having a lively conversation about business, startups, gear, adventures, failures and successes.”

The podcast episode is titled “ the Outdoor Entrepreneur’s Shangri La.” In it, Hatch shares why she launched a platform for early-stage gear manufacturers and her big picture vision for the business. She also talks about how starting a business has been a vehicle for huge personal transformation.

“The moment I learned about, I felt compelled to support it,” says Carpenter-Ogden. “The outdoor active lifestyle markets were shaped - and continue to be built by - the tenacity and vision of our entrepreneurs. Our founders power our innovation and has created an important bridge for start ups to grow through connection with the end consumer.”

The Intrepid Entrepreneur is celebrating one year as the only podcast featuring visionary entrepreneurs working in the outdoor active lifestyle industries. The podcast is available on iTunes and A gift card giveaway is also available when you listen to the podcast and then enter at by Tuesday December 15. Entry qualifies users for a chance win one of two $50 Garage Grown Gear gift cards.

About Garage Grown Gear

Garage Grown Gear helps people discover innovative and wildly cool outdoor startups. The company shares startup stories and reviews gear in its online magazine and sells the products in its online store. For more information, visit