Author Archive

Michael Weinholtz, CHG Healthcare Services CEO – Part 1

The Bottom Line (Air Date: July 22, 2014) – First half of Doug Wells’ interview with Michael Weinholtz, CEO of CHG Healthcare

Institutional Review Boards & Academic Freedom

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: July 16, 2014) -  Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) have been legally designated to review and

Stuart Utgaard, Former CEO of Sportsman’s Warehouse

The Bottom Line (Air Date: July 15, 2014) – Interview with Stuart Utgaard, former CEO of Sportsman’s Warehouse.  Utgaard describes about how

Jane McGonigal, Alternate Reality Video Games

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: July 9, 2014) -  Jane McGonigal is a designer of alternate reality video games –

Tim Sullivan, Ancestry.com President & CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: July 8, 2014) – Interview with Tim Sullivan, Ancestry.com President & CEO.  Utah-based Ancestry.com is the world’s

Panel: Equality for All?

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: July 2, 2014) – How fair is our criminal and civil justice system to people

Jana Francis, Steals.com Co-Founder & President

The Bottom Line (Air Date: July 1, 2014) – Interview with Jana Francis, Co-Founder and President of the daily deals site, Steals.com. 

Juliet Schor: DeCarbonizing The Economy

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: June 25, 2014) – Dr. Juliet Schor is professor of sociology at Boston College, and

Eric Morgan, AtTask CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: June 24, 2014) – Interview with Eric Morgan, CEO of AtTask.  Morgan describes the cloud-based work-management platform

Panel: Massive Open Online Courses

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: June 18, 2014) – Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs, have appeared on the digital

David Perkins, High West Distillery Founder

The Bottom Line (Air Date: June 17, 2014) – Interview with David Perkins, founder of High West Distillery.  In 2004, Perkins moved

U.S. National Security & Morality

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: June 11, 2014) – In recent years different speakers at the Hinckley Institute have contributed

Rick Alden, Skullcandy Founder & Director – Part 2

The Bottom Line (Air Date: June 10, 2014) – Rick Alden, Founder and Director of Skullcandy, continues his conversation with host Doug

Coal to Gas: Utah in Transition?

Producer Ross Chambless reports on Governor Herbert’s 2014 Energy Summit and his response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to cut carbon

Eileen Appelbaum, Private Equity at Work

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: June 4, 2014) – Eileen Appelbaum is a Senior Research Economist at the Center for

Rick Alden, Skullcandy Founder & Director – Part 1

The Bottom Line (Air Date: June 3, 2014) –Interview with Rick Alden, Founder and Director of Skullcandy.  Alden begins by sharing his

Lance Clark, Spillman Technologies CEO & President

The Bottom Line (Air Date: May 27, 2014) – Interview with Lance Clark, President & CEO of Spillman Technologies, based in Salt

Panel: Importance of Civic Involvement

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: May 21, 2014) – For the University of Utah’s “Law Day”, a panel of Utah

Jeff Smith, Alliance Health, Founder & CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: May 20, 2014) – Jeff Smith is the Founder and CEO of Sandy, Utah-based Alliance Health.  Smith

Debate: Change the ‘Utah Man’ Fight Song?

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: May 14, 2014) – Recently a debate has surfaced among the University of Utah community

Amos Guiora, Inquiry Into Complicity

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: May 7, 2014) – Professor Amos Guiora, a law professor at the University of Utah

Mark Newman, Hirevue Founder & CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: May 6, 2014) – Interview with Mark Newman, Founder and CEO of Hirevue. Newman talks about growing

2-Minute Speech Competition

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: Apr. 30, 2014) – Each semester the Hinckley Institute of Politics offers a political forums

Robert Workman, Goal Zero Founder & Chief Creative Officer

The Bottom Line (Air Date: April 29, 2014) – Interview with Robert Workman, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Bluffdale, Utah-based Goal

Sean Reyes, Utah Attorney General

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: Apr. 23, 2014) – Sean Reyes was appointed Attorney General on December 30th by Gov.

Alan Martin, Campus Book Rentals, Founder & CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: April 22, 2014) – Interview with Alan Martin, Founder and CEO of Ogden-based Campus Book Rentals.  Martin

Thomas Drake, NSA Whistleblower

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: Apr. 16, 2014) – Thomas Drake is a former executive for the National Security Agency

Jill Layfield, Backcountry.com CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: April 15, 2014) – Interview with Jill Layfield, CEO of Backcountry.com.  Layfield shares her journey from school

Healthcare Panel: When Less Is More

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: Apr. 9, 2014) – A panel of of local doctors and health care reform advocates

Jeff Davis, Orabrush CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: April 8, 2014) – Interview with Jeff Davis, CEO of Orabrush, based in Orem, Utah. Davis discusses