foundingAustin’s Up and Comers

A show about Austin's start up boom and focuses on the city's vibrant innovation sector

foundingAUSTIN magazine together with Juice Consulting founder and CEO Heather Wagner Reed are thrilled to present the new Up and Comers podcast, created to cover Austin’s startup boom. Wagner Reed’s passion for and conn... More

Hugh Forrest

Season 1, Ep. 1

Welcome to Founding Austin's Up and Comers podcast! On our first episode we are sitting down with Hugh Forrest, Chief Programming Officer at SXSX. Heather and Hugh discuss what is coming up for SXSW 2019 and what we can expect to see disrupting the space this year.

Guest: Hugh Forrest

Host: Heather Wagner Reed

Producer: Myrriah Gossett

Audio Engineer: Jake Wallace

A Founding Media Podcast

Music from

"Son of a Rocket" by Kevin MacLeod (

Licence: CC BY (