With the U.S. Space Program changing its focus, now is a good time to take stock of the future. Russ Capper interviews Steven González, deputy manager in the Advanced Planning Office of the Johnson Space Center. González is working to create relationships within private industry and the commercial marketplace to move the space program forward. Private industry collaboration is not new to NASA and today’s rapidly changing technology environment makes it even more critical to the future of space travel. González finds himself in the middle of a fascinating convergence.
Founded on June 6, 2005, The BusinessMakers radio show and web site feature the very personal business stories of entrepreneurs, from early stage start-ups, to billionaire octogenarians and all the way to big company intrapreneurs. Their stories are incredible, amazing and inspiring. Show hosts Russ Capper and John Beddow, along with Kelsey Ruger, Erica O’Grady, Katie Laird and Kenn Stearns, interview guests who discuss the challenges, the obstacles, and the thrill of starting and growing a business.