As heard and seen on All Things Considered, BBC, HBR and Fortune. See media appearances.

Media Appearances

Radio / TV

All Things Considered (NPR): ‘New Builders’ Authors Discuss How Businesses Could Rebound From Pandemic (March 21, 2021)

Seth Levine and Elizabeth MacBride interview with NPR’s Michel Martin discussing how small businesses can rebound from the pandemic

 PHL17, In Focus: Women Supporting Working Women, New WW2 Documentary, Remarkable Women, Entrepreneurship and Women (March 27, 2021)

Elizabeth MacBride Interview with PHL17’s Jennifer Lewis-Hall on In Focus talking about the impact of the pandemic on entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship trends. 

Small Biz Digest Podcast: (April 14, 2021)

Seth interviewed by Donald Mozella talking about how the next generation of entrepreneurs are not getting the support they need, because our business culture has become so consumed with celebrating size and the technology industry. 

BBC Sounds Podcast (March 16, 2021)

Nada Tawfik explores economic empowerment, opportunity and pay for women in the US economy. Elizabeth is quoted around minute 6.

 KMOX, The Voice of St. Louis, Overnight America (April 29, 2021)

Ryan Wrecker sits down with business journalist Elizabeth MacBride to talk about her new book “The New Builders: Face to Face with the True Future of Business.”

 School for Startups (May 3, 2021)

Levine and McBride tell the stories of the unsung entrepreneurs of yesterday and today.

 Go For Launch Podcast (May 11, 2021)

Understanding the “New Builders” of Entrepreneurship

 Top of Mind with Julie Rose (May 11, 2021)

Venture capitalist Seth Levine and business journalist Elizabeth MacBride advocate on behalf of these entrepreneurs in their recent book “The New Builders.”

 Get Down to Business with Shalom Klein (May 26, 2021)

Seth Levine joined Shalom Klein on his weekly radio show, Get Down To Business, to discuss “The New Builders”

 The Ross Kaminsky Show (May 27, 2021) Seth Levine & Elizabeth MacBride: The New Builders (American entrepreneurs) 

 Startup Istanbul The New Builders – Face to Face With the True Future of Business (May 28, 2021)

 The Jim Bohannon Show (June 3, 2021)

 Life Self Mastery (June 4, 2021)

Solvv Podcast Who Are the New Builders (June 3, 2021)

 Inside Outside Seth Levine and Elizabeth Macbride, Authors of The New Builders: Face to Face with the True Future of Business on Entrepreneurship & New Builders Making an Impact (June 16, 2021)

How to Save the World Episode 144 The New Builders with Elizabeth MacBride & Seth Levine (June 22, 2021)

 If You Market Podcast Unicorns are Alive and Entrepreneurship is Dying, with Elizabeth MacBride and Seth Lavine (August 3, 2021)

 Pops! Podcast The Unsung Innovators Behind American Small Business with Elizabeth MacBride and Seth Levine (August 31, 2021)

 The Full Ratchet The Decline of Entrepreneurship in America, Systemic Inequity in Supporting Small Businesses, and the “Capital vs. Labor” Debate (September 2021)

 Two Pages with MBS How to Build Something: Seth Levine, author of ‘The New Builders’, [reads] ‘Technological Revolutions and Financial Capital (November 4, 2021)

Newspapers and Magazines

The Zebra, The Faces of Main Street Business Builders Have Changed (Nov 1, 2021) 

Forbes, The Big Role Older Entrepreneurs Play In Business Innovations (May 14, 2021)

Forbes, White Men Are Now The Minority Of Business Owners In The United States (May 23, 2021)

Fortune, Tech entrepreneurs grab the headlines, but COVID relief should target grass-roots small businesses (May 2021)

Star Tribune, A venture capitalist shines a light on ‘new builders’ outside the realm of big money (April 28, 2021)

nextavenue, The Big Role Older Entrepreneurs Play in Business Innovations (May 11, 2021)

Shoutout Colorado, Meet Seth Levine | Venture Capitalist and Author (May 18, 2021)

Washington Independent, Do nontraditional entrepreneurs hold the key to America’s economic success? (May 27, 2021) – Book review

Blue Heron Journal, The New Builders (June 2021)

Boston Business Journal, Monopoly, A new take on an old game (July 1, 2021)

The Oklahoman, New grocery store, more development in neglected east OKC attracts national attention (July 12, 2021)

The International Economy, The Economic Profession’s Artificial Narrative (July 2021)

Harvard Business Review, What’s So Special About Founders (Jul/Aug 2021)

Stanford Social Innovation Review, Small is Big (September 2021)


Legatum Center at MIT, Discovering The New Builders: Exploring the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs in America (Jan 2021)

Tattered Cover, The New Builders: Face to Face with the True Future of Business (May 7, 2021)

Startup Colorado: Who Are the New Builders? An Interview With Seth Levine (May 20, 2021) “The New Builders: A book review by Bob Morris (May 30, 2021)

EforAll, The Future of Entrepreneurship in America (June 25, 2021)

High Alpha, June 2021 Speaker Series (June 24, 2021), To launch the next generation of entrepreneurs, innovators in finance need to step up (June 30, 2021)

EforAll, The Future of Entrepreneurship in America: A special EforAll panel (July 27, 2021)