Podberg – Episode 2: Ben Schoen
In episode two of Podberg, Max Goldberg interviews web advertising guru Ben Schoen about the struggle between business and art, as well as being raised in meth-addicted Kansas and outing him publicly as a marijuana connoisseur.
Ben on web ads: “I do feel guilty about driving the beast of consumerism, it’s really one of those don’t hate the player, hate the game things.”
Ben on Kansas: “All the kids in my class were cousins, and then I found out their parents were cousins.” Ben’s company,
Essential Hype, is here: http://www.essentialhype.com