Starting it Up is where dozens of the top startup founders, CEOs, and investors share their entrepreneurial stories for an audience of current and prospective founders. Whether you've been dreaming about turning that great idea into a reality, are currently hustling to build up your company, or are just interested in entrepreneurship, this podcast is for YOU. Each episode uncovers actionable information that you can learn from and use on your own journey. Starting It Up is hosted by Ben Burman, an avid podcast listener who has spent his career -- albeit a short one so far -- working within the startup ecosystem at organizations like, MassChallenge, the Maroon Venture Partners Fund, Wibbitz and currently, Republic. The start is always the hardest part -- this podcast is here to make it a bit easier.