Hustle Harder

A podcast that gives a no bullshit approach to start-ups in the creative industries.


The Origins Media Haus team interviews creative entrepreneurs, while discussing the challenges and failures of the their day to day grind.

February 14, 2019
Zoe Share - Schmooz Media
From being a kindergarten teacher to being a CEO of a media company, Zoe Shares her journey of making the entrepreneurial leap. In this episode, Zoe talks about quitting her job as a kindergarten teacher, creating Schmooz Media and being a new mom while running a business.
February 13, 2019
Shaniza Ahmed - Presibot
Her 39th go at building a company, young serial entrepreneur, Shaniza Ahmed talks about building her recent company Presibot. Shaniza gives insights on what it's like being a young entrepreneurs: not being taken seriously, being a young woman of colour and finding the right people to do the right job.
October 22, 2018
Ria Lupton - Canadian Community Builders
Ria Lupton, the creator of Canadian Community Builders talks about the journey in creating the non for profit. From juggling being a new mother to having a full time job to having other commitments, how does Ria find the time to do everything?
October 4, 2018
Dan Beach - Founder of Social Lite Vodka
An intimate conversation with co-founder of soCIAL LITE Vodka, Dan Beach. SoCIAL LITE Vodka is changing the game for alcohol. Four years ago they launched an impressive selection of health conscious spirits.
October 3, 2018
Daniel Francavilla - Now Creative Group
Now Creative Group is based on building brands and sharing stories. Listen to founder Daniel Francavilla talk about his journey in creating his business and brand.
July 11, 2018
Adam Goldman - BitBuy.Ca
Origins Media Haus sits down with Adam Goldman, the founder of With the rise of cryptocurrency and Bitcoin, this space has been a hot topic in the financial technology space. Goldman who is a cryptocurrency influencer, talks about his journey in creating the Bitcoin exchange, BitBuy.
July 2, 2018
Marsha Druker - FuckUp Nights
Marsha Druker is the director of FuckUp Nights Toronto. FuckUp Nights is in 250 cities in over 80 countries. It's an event where people come and talk and celebrate failure. Steph and Ali sit down with Druger and talk about bringing FuckUp Nights to Toronto and what Marsha had to sacrifice in order to get FuckUp Nights to where it is now.
June 29, 2018
Khallil Mangaliji - Fiix
Khallil Managaliji is the CTO of Fiix, a service that is basically Uber for mechanics. After falling ill during the growth stages of Fiix, Mangaliji continued to constantly work and build Fiix. You might call him crazy, but Fiix was the one thing getting him through being sick. In this podcast, you'll truly get to hear the passion Mangaliji has for Fiix and why he continued to work his hardest to get it where it is now.
June 17, 2018
The Start: Episode 1
Steph, Britt, and Ali sit down to discuss how they started Origins Mag. From where they began, to where they are now, and where they plan to go in the future. Listen as they break down why they decided to start Hustle Harder, a podcast by Origins Mag.