Float or Founder Podcast

Float or Founder: Episode 9 - Kerri-Lynn McAllister of Pawzy

July 21, 2019 Season 1 Episode 9
Float or Founder Podcast
Float or Founder: Episode 9 - Kerri-Lynn McAllister of Pawzy
Chapters
00:00:43
Where did the idea for Pawzy come from?
00:03:43
Vets, furbabies, and demographic shift in how we view pets
00:05:23
How does your background in marketing help you launch Pawzy?
00:07:34
How keyword research relates to every founder's company
00:10:49
What's the best way to remove personal bias and ensure you're building something people want?
00:14:18
Do you own 100% of your company?
00:16:30
How do you get support from others when you're running a new company?
00:19:09
Compare the 9-5 to running your own business
00:21:07
Collaboration and leadership
00:23:42
How do you know when your MVP is ready for launch?
00:25:42
Advice for founders who are not sure whether or not to start
00:27:06
Rapid Fire Questions!
Float or Founder Podcast
Float or Founder: Episode 9 - Kerri-Lynn McAllister of Pawzy
Jul 21, 2019 Season 1 Episode 9
Float or Founder Recording, Inc.
Kerri-Lynn talks to us pre-launch about her pet health and wellness marketplace, Pawzy, and how any founder can use keyword and market research to hone in on the perfect MVP.
Show Notes Chapter Markers

Ever faced an issue in the real world and thought "I could solve this problem" - and then done it? Kerri-Lynn McAllister takes us on her journey of launching Pawzy, a pet health and wellness marketplace designed to make the pet health industry more transparent. Kerri-Lynn has an extensive marketing background in startups and marketplaces and she has applied those skills to discover the most necessary features to launch her MVP.

On this episode of Float or Founder, Kerri-Lynn tells you how you can (easily and cheaply!) do proper market research, why it's important to give some of your company up to the right people, and how you don't need to be a morning person to succeed.

Where did the idea for Pawzy come from?
Vets, furbabies, and demographic shift in how we view pets
How does your background in marketing help you launch Pawzy?
How keyword research relates to every founder's company
What's the best way to remove personal bias and ensure you're building something people want?
Do you own 100% of your company?
How do you get support from others when you're running a new company?
Compare the 9-5 to running your own business
Collaboration and leadership
How do you know when your MVP is ready for launch?
Advice for founders who are not sure whether or not to start
Rapid Fire Questions!