As more and more employees continue to shift to working remotely, our “new normal” of remote work has become demanding and a quick adjustment in how we continue to stay connected, stay productive and engaged. The critical factor is that productivity will always remain, especially during a time like these. So how are you managing your time and productivity?

In today’s pitch episode of the Powderkeg Podcast, you’ll hear from John Rampton, CEO and Founder of, a mobile application that allows event attendees to mix, meet and collaborate together through an online platform.

John had just 5 minutes on the Powderkeg stage to pitch his company to a live panel of investors and industry experts recently at our first-ever all virtual pitch event featuring some of the most innovative companies scaling in the United States. The three experts you’ll hear from in this episode include:

  • Mandy Hasket, Leadership Consultant at ADVISA
  • Phil Powell, Associate Dean of Academic Programs at Kelley School of Business, Indiana University
  • J. Kelly Hoey, Angel Investor, Author, Speaker, and Podcast Host of BUILD YOUR DREAM NETWORK

John Rampton is a serial entrepreneur that has helped people bring amazing products and services to scale. John was just recently named #2 on Top 50 Online Influencers in the World by Entrepreneur Magazine as well as a blogging expert by Forbes. Time Magazine also recognized John as a motivational speaker that helps people find a “Sense of Meaning” in their lives. He currently advises several companies in the bay area. Tune in to hear John’s pitch!

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