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Ahron Young of Ticker

By Jordan Michaelides
Ahron Young

Ahron Young is the Founder, Managing Editor & CEO of Ticker TV.

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SHOW NOTES:

00:06 – Welcome to Uncommon
00:24 – Guest introduction
00:30 – Peninsula life
03:07 – Childhood: principles, business & TV
06:46 – What integrity means to Ahron
08:01 – Getting into TV: struggles & lessons
12:05 – Ahron’s early entrepreneurship
16:01 – Corporate TV: first job & cultural problems
21:46 – News as soft power
27:20 – Coming back to Australia
29:07 – Ticker’s competitive advantage
31:53 – Ticker: the formulation of a concept
36:07 – The original go-to-market
39:25 – The power of listening to yourself
42:54 – Monetising Ticker
51:22 – Business & media idols
56:38 – Pushing through expectations & failures
01:01:02 – Has Ahron watched Succession? 
01:02:28 – Morning routine
01:04:53 – Evening routine
01:06:03 – If Ahron could have a billboard