Roger Goldman


Roger is a retired partner in the international law firm of Latham & Watkins.  He is the co-founder and Chairman of Buildable Hours, a non-profit group that organizes law firms to build homes with Habitat for Humanity in several cities around the country.  He and his wife Rana Tahtinen enjoy skiing and many of the other recreational activities offered by Park City.  He is passionate about KPCW and its important role in our community. 

Mountain Money's interview with Ryan Koemans of R.M. Koemans Construction . Roger and guest co-host Jill Shoyer talk with General Contractor Ryan Koemans who talks about choosing the right builder for your next project. They talk about the challenges of building in the Historic Park City District and the obstacles you have to overcome, as well as what it   takes to get the most out of your sub-contractors.

Mountain Money's Roger Goldman and guest co-host Jill Shroyer welcome Chris Barlow, a partner in Beehive Distilling, who announces a new product they are introducing.  They talk about the challenges of opening a distillery in Utah, the process of how gin is made and new developments in their expansion of their distillery in Salt Lake City.

On today's Mountain Money, Roger and guest co-host Jill Shroyer interview Jayson Yardley the author of the book “Rev Up!”. Jayson talks about the current state of healthcare and why the patient financial experience is so complicated. The issues of surprise bills, price transparency as well as bill clarity and how the healthcare industry is changing to make a better customer experience for both the patient and providers are discussed.

Mandy Wright is the owner of Judy’s Donuts and Coffee located at 231 East Main in Midway, Utah. Each morning, handmade donuts are made fresh in her kitchen. Roger Goldman stopped by and picked up a half dozen of their favorites.

Jason Barrett is Director of Food and Beverage at Stein Ericksen Lodge. Wine Enthusiast has named the Glitretind Restaurant among America’s 100 best wine restaurants and will be featured in the publication’s August 2019 restaurant issue.

After 20+ years in the boardroom and multiple roles in public and private companies, Betsy Atkins is ready to share her secrets. In her book, Be Board Ready, she teaches how to build your own personal brand as well as how to keep yourself relevant and growing. Betsy covers the best ways to present your skills and credentials in order to get that board interview, as well as detailed information on how to prepare for it.

Roger and Doug visit with Campbell Harvey as they talk about something called the “yield curve” and the possibility of a recession in our future.

Today on Mountain Money, Mike Norton, an Associate Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School, has researched how money can buy happiness - when you don't spend it on yourself.  The key is social spending that benefits not just you, but other people. 

Today on Mountain Money, Renai and Roger visit with Criag Hall, the author of BOOM: Bridging the Opportunity Gap to Reignite Startups. For decades, the Unted States has been experiencing a shocking decline in the number of new business startups - and it's gotten worse since the Great Recession. 

Rob and Rachel Alday own Abode Luxury Rentals, a vacation rental business. They are the new owners of Ying Laundromat in Park City. 

Troy D’Ambrosio is the executive director of the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute, assistant dean at the David Eccles School of Business and holds a Presidential Chair in Entrepreneurship at the U. The Lassonde Institute assists students and faculty from idea to company launch through programs, competitions, and curriculum.

Renai and Roger visit with William Gale, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, co-director of the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and author of Fiscal Therapy: Curing America’s Debt Addiction and Investing in the Future.

Doug and Roger visit with Alan Dunn, former Deputy Secretary of Commerce. Alan Dunn was principal negotiator of NAFTA and, in this segment, addresses the new Mexico Tariffs and the concept of using trade sanctions in the context of non-trade disputes.

Stephen Harkey is CMO of ViVi Holdings, a provider of fintech services for unbanked and underbanked populations that primarily rely on cash since they don't have easy access to a bank account. Stephen addresses merchants' decisions to go cashless or not.












Doug and Roger's first guest is Eric Stutzman, the co-author of The Culture Question: How to Create A Workplace Where People Like to Work. The Culture Question presents principles and practical advice for providing meaning and a sense of purpose to work while enriching the lives of all employees in the process.