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Jason Mayden

Season 1 Episode 102 | 26m 48s

At Giordano’s Deep Dish pizza, Jason Mayden tells us why this Chicago comfort food staple is also symbolic of why he loves this city and how it fueled his imagination and dreams. He believes the perceived negative aspects became strategic advantages for him in business and life, helping him design the Nike Air Monarch for Michael Jordan and eventually starting his own company.

Aired: 10/23/18 | Expires: 10/23/24
Distributed nationally by American Public Television
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