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The Warrior Ethos and Entrepreneurship w/ Carl Churchill, Alpha Coffee

Durango Joes Podcast

In today's episode of the Durango Joes Podcast, we're joined by Carl Churchill. Carl founded Alpha Coffee (formerly Lock 'n Load Java) back in 2010 with his wife Lori after a long and successful career in the Army. With his military background, Carl brings a wide range of wisdom and drive to his business, which has evolved from an online-only coffee retailer that they ran out of their basement to a thriving coffee business with multiple cafes, a healthy wholesale program, and a growing online retail presence. While this episode stretched to be one of our longer ones, it is chock full with valuable insight into Carl's history and business.  Please take a moment to rate and review if you enjoyed this episode! Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts for future episodes! Learn more about Durango Joes at www.durangojoes.com. #LovePeopleLoveCoffee The Durango Joes Podcast is co-hosted by Joe Loyd, CEO of Durango Joes Coffee, and Trevor Ogborn, Owner of BRWD Up. Episodes are prepared, recorded, and edited by Trevor Ogborn.

51mins

26 Feb 2021

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Awesome Coffee, Be a Warrior, Have Fun, Give Back - with Carl Churchill of Alpha Coffee.

Knucklehead Podcast

Today's edition of the Knucklehead Podcast, our guest, Carl Churchill will share his humble beginning as an entrepreneur. Together with his wife Lori, their passion for great coffee, strong motivation to give back, and a commitment to promote a warrior life, Alpha Coffee was born. Not only do they live the alpha way of living but also foster it all across their employees, their community of customers, and suppliers.

31mins

1 Dec 2020

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104: The Warrior Ethos Behind A Life Fully Lived with Carl Churchill

The Ambitious VET Podcast

We all want respect as we grow and advance in our lives post military.. But the same way we gained that respect in the uniform isn't the same way we gain it in the civilian marketplace, within our families, and relationships. What if you could become an Alpha inside your desired field without dealing with the stress of forcing it? Stay tuned as Carl Churchill of Alpha Coffee dives into his Warrior Ethos and what you need to be thinking about as you build your competencies in your next mission in life.  Impactful Moments of the Show:  1) How Carl found himself in Stoicism as he navigated the transition the first few years.  2) Carl's background, what had him get burned out while being on active duty, and how he slowly but surely found his next mission in life post military.  3) Civilianizing your military skills.  4) Stopping the thumbing of chest, how to build allies, and not bring the hammer in communication unless you have to. 5) What led him to Alpha Coffee. 6) Don't trade money for happiness. 7) Turning down a 10M deal only to fall into bankruptcy and what him and his family did about it.  8) The basement story of Alpha Coffee.  9) The Warrior Ethos.  10) Constantly improving your fighting position.  11) How to leverage the warrior ethos in marriage and everyday life.   Carl's Three Golden Grenades:        1) Discipline and Habit       2) Find your Tribe and make sure it is a positive one        3) Continue to challenge yourself to grow and find new perspectives  Get a taste of the 'Alpha Difference' here: https://alpha.coffee/ambitiousvet Connect with Carl on LinkedIn here: http://bit.ly/ConnectwithCarlLI Show Sponsor: Take advantage of your 10% OFF Ambitious VET discount on all Original Grain all-natural, sustainable hardwoods and stainless steel watches by simply using coupon code: AMVNetwork10 at check-out, explore originality here: https://bit.ly/OGWatchesWebsite Commercial: Ready to learn how to lead during uncertain times? Check out Rooftop Leadership's upcoming 3-day LIVE virtual experience on October 2-4th, 2020 here: https://bit.ly/RooftopLIVE Enter promo code: ambitious to receive your 10% military discount.  Have feedback on the show? Feel free to provide it here along with any potential affiliate or corporate partnership inquiries: choffmann@vettrainingcoaching.com

52mins

1 Oct 2020

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Ep 14 with Carl Churchill

Carseats & Coffee

Carl talks about his service in the military along with starting his current business adventure Alpha Coffee all while raising children with his amazing wife. If you like this episode stop in Alpha Coffee and say hi to Carl and enjoy an amazing coffee while your at it. 

46mins

9 May 2019

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Ep. 30 Carl Churchill With Alpha Coffee

The Rhuged Podcast

Carl and I have an amazing conversation about life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Carl is one of those leaders that I wish I had known when I was a young man trying to figure it all out. He takes a direct approach to tackling issues, but emanates true compassion at the same time. We talk about his upbringing, his military service, and building his amazing company Alpha Coffee. My life is enriched by having people like Carl in my tribe, and I am confident you will see why when you listen to this episode. 

1hr 4mins

19 Mar 2019

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FFW #2: Carl Churchill – Army, Co-Founder of Lock-N-Load Java

Fuel For Warriors

Carl Churchill is co-founder of Lock-N-Load Java. Tim Lawson (host) and Carl collaborated on the idea of Fuel For Warriors. That’s how we got here with this podcast. In this episode, Carl talks to us about Lock-N-Load Java, their “coffee for troops” program, and how you can get their delicious coffee. Stay tuned tomorrow for Tim’s exclusive interview with Medal of Honor recipient, Kyle Carpenter.

23mins

9 Dec 2015

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032 – Carl Churchill co-founder of Lock N Load Java

Fire And Adjust - Interviewing Today's Top Military and Veteran Entrepreneurs !

#social-sharing-bc2840d073f5aa514ebb41b4732a0dee li{ text-align: center; /*margin-left: auto;*/ /*margin-right: auto;*/} Lock-N-Load Java was co-founded by Carl and Lori Churchill on Sept 11th, 2010 with a goal to honor the military while providing premium, no compromise coffee. I would have to say that they have done just that and then a hole lot more !  Carl and I talk about how he and Lore sat down and figured out how to combine  a passion with what you are good at. The settled on bringing Top Quality Premium Coffee to people everywhere and maybe even more importantly our Troops and they even get Coffee to our Troops Down Field. With Flavors like Double Barrel Black, Charlie Don't Surf, Sniper's Choice and Warrior Select just to name a few, you know that is going to be some Great Coffee. This one is a great one and check out Lock-N-Load Java below Resources from Today's Show Lock-N-Load Java Website Lock-N-Load Java on Facebook ID.Me (Troop Id) 7 Habits of Highly Effective People We were Soldiers Once and Young Click Here to Thank Carl on Twitter ! Some more you will hear in the show: The Good to Go, Just Make it Happen Gene Growing up where your Football coaches are Rangers Lock-N-Load Java doing great things for the Military Community 50% of Americans have at least 1 cup of Coffee a Day Try and mix a Passion with what your good at Why you need to listen to your Customers #social-sharing-39c9ab6551b0af7d321d4622aaa03528 li{ text-align: center; /*margin-left: auto;*/ /*margin-right: auto;*/} Join Fire and Adjust Today & get your Top Tools   #btn_1_54aefbc801853cb7778d4b03474cc2d7 .text {font-size:20px;color:#000000;font-weight:bold;}#btn_1_54aefbc801853cb7778d4b03474cc2d7 {padding:5px 5px;border-color:#000000;border-width:1px;-moz-border-radius:6px;-webkit-border-radius:6px;border-radius:6px;background:#ffff00;background:-webkit-gradient(linear, left top, left bottom, color-stop(0%, #ffff00), color-stop(100%, #ffa035));background:-webkit-linear-gradient(top, #ffff00 0%, #ffa035 100%);background:-moz-linear-gradient(top, #ffff00 0%, #ffa035 100%);background:-ms-linear-gradient(top, #ffff00 0%, #ffa035 100%);background:-o-linear-gradient(top, #ffff00 0%, #ffa035 100%);background:linear-gradient(to bottom, #ffff00 0%, #ffa035 100%);filter:progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient(startColorstr=#ffff00, endColorstr=#ffa035, GradientType=0);box-shadow:0px 5px 10px 5px rgba(0,0,0,0.5);}#btn_1_54aefbc801853cb7778d4b03474cc2d7 .gradient {-moz-border-radius:6px;-webkit-border-radius:6px;border-radius:6px;}#btn_1_54aefbc801853cb7778d4b03474cc2d7 .shine {-moz-border-radius:6px;-webkit-border-radius:6px;border-radius:6px;}#btn_1_54aefbc801853cb7778d4b03474cc2d7 .active {-moz-border-radius:6px;-webkit-border-radius:6px;border-radius:6px;}#btn_1_54aefbc801853cb7778d4b03474cc2d7 .hover {-moz-border-radius:6px;-webkit-border-radius:6px;border-radius:6px;}Subscribe & Download The post 032 – Carl Churchill co-founder of Lock N Load Java appeared first on Fire And Adjust with Ron Fugle.

47mins

11 Jul 2014

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Episode #5: Carl Churchill – Founder of Lock-N-Load Java

Veteran On the Move

Carl Churchill and his wife Lori wanted to create a different kind of company guided by the principles they lived by… work hard, do good, give back, and make it fun. In founding Lock-n-Load Java, they committed to organizing and running the company based on the discipline and sense of service they got from the military community… while ensuring the fun and camaraderie they experienced remained a core part of the company as well.Lock-n-Load Java is a veteran and mil spouse owned and operated company dedicated to our military, our veterans, and those who support them. Co-founded in 2010 by LTC(R) Carl Churchill, a combat veteran with 21 years of service as both an enlisted soldier and officer, and his wife Lori Churchill, a military spouse and coffee lover.Lock-n-Load Java is made up of like-minded individuals who support this vision. All have committed to being part of a company that consistently provides outstanding, top grade premium coffee and serves its community of customers, its employees, and its suppliers with dignity, respect and integrity.

29 Jun 2014

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Episode #5: Carl Churchill – Founder of Lock-N-Load Java

Veteran On the Move

Carl Churchill and his wife Lori wanted to create a different kind of company guided by the principles they lived by… work hard, do good, give back, and make it fun. In founding Lock-n-Load Java, they committed to organizing and running the company based on the discipline and sense of service they got from the military community… while ensuring the fun and camaraderie they experienced remained a core part of the company as well.Lock-n-Load Java is a veteran and mil spouse owned and operated company dedicated to our military, our veterans, and those who support them. Co-founded in 2010 by LTC(R) Carl Churchill, a combat veteran with 21 years of service as both an enlisted soldier and officer, and his wife Lori Churchill, a military spouse and coffee lover.Lock-n-Load Java is made up of like-minded individuals who support this vision. All have committed to being part of a company that consistently provides outstanding, top grade premium coffee and serves its community of customers, its employees, and its suppliers with dignity, respect and integrity.

29 Jun 2014

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CYB 26: Carl Churchill, Lock-n-Load Java Co-Founder, Army Veteran

Command Your Business - Military Veterans Entrepreneurs

Interview with Carl Churchill. Carl is a combat vet who served in the United States Army for over 21 years on Active Duty and in the Reserves going from Private to Lieutenant Colonel. Carl has a BA and MBA from the University of Utah and is a Graduate of the US Army Command and General Staff College. He is currently the President and Co-Founder of Lock-n-Load Java – a Veteran Owned – No Compromise – Premium Coffee

48mins

3 Feb 2014