Jeff Galbraith is a writer stuck in a publisher’s office. He’s also a dude with more history in snowboarding media than almost anyone and he is one of the last independent publishers in the world of snow focused print. On the podcast we talk about his long career, the personalities, the magazines he’s worked for, created, and a lot more good stuff.
Jeff Galbraith Show Notes:
1:30: Nickname the Walrus and growing up in Everett
4:10: Writing, sports, and music
7:00: His intro to snowboarding, college, and interning
15:00: Getting his foot in the door at Snowboarder Magazine and working in WA then CA
21 :45: Stanley: Get 30% off site wide with the code powell30
Evo: The best online experience in action sports with retail to back it up
23:30: The Olympics, travel, and what work life is like at Snowboarder
32:00: Jessi Lu, Frequency, and publishing
41:00: Spy Optic: Get 20% off on their site Spyoptic.com using the code TPM20
10 Barrel Brewery: Buy their beers, they support action sports more than anyone
42:45: Being in Bellingham, money, and The Ski Journal
50:00: The Recession, The Fly Fish Journal, and which mag does best
55:00: Technology, digital, and what’s his end goal?
44:30: Inappropriate Questions with Matt Wibby