Episode 8

How Sneaker Boutiques and Brands Can Learn From The Gamestop & Robinhood Stock Market Chaos

Published on: 3rd February, 2021

On this episode of the Outside The Box Podcast, Nick Engvall talks with Justin Valley, owner of Prospect, a brand and boutique based in San Diego, California, always after a good laugh, Justin showed up wearing an original Kanye West Dropout Bear costume from 2004.

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We discuss:

The Power of Hiring From Within The Community

Paying Attention To Trends That Aren't Online

Finding Inspiration and Creating For Your City

Should You Open A Sneaker Store In 2021?

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Outside The Box Podcast: A Different Way To Think About Sneakers
Outside The Box Podcast is hosted by Nick Engvall and aims to showcase the opportunities in the footwear business and inspire people to turn their passion for sneakers into career opportunities through conversations with thought-leaders, creators, and entrepreneurs in the sneaker business.

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Nick Engvall

Nick Engvall is a writer, content creator, strategist, and consultant, with nearly 15 years of experience in the footwear industry. Nick has helped brands like StockX, Finish Line, Complex, Eastbay, and countless others find their voice and niche in the sneaker business. He currently hosts the Sneaker History Podcast, Outside The Box Podcast, and provides consulting services to companies looking to better connect with sneaker enthusiasts.