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  • Writer's pictureTravis Parry

You’re Not Going To Win Every Time with Brent ‘Grandpa’ Beck




More About This Episode:

Today we have the privilege of interviewing Brent Beck, a retired airplane pilot turned entrepreneur. He and his wife, Tauni, have 5 children and 19 grandchildren. Together, they created Grandpa Beck’s Games. What started as a self-funded startup is now a global phenomenon that has brought millions of families together.

Brent shares his journey from the early days of game development to the challenges and triumphs of entrepreneurship, offering valuable insights for aspiring business owners. Join us as we explore the value of learning to lose gracefully, the positive impact of games on relationships, and the family support that kept Brent pushing forward, even during tough times.

Tune in and be inspired by the incredible journey of Grandpa Beck and his mission to bring families closer through the magic of board games!

Join us today as we discuss these things:

  • 1:26 – Brent’s career as a pilot + decision to pursue the gaming industry

  • 8:09 – Why balance is important to Brent + the persistence and hard work it took to achieve success in the competitive gaming market

  • 12:39 – The importance of family support in pursuing a business venture + How Brent’s family has been actively involved in their board game business

  • 17:03 – How Grandpa Beck’s Games have brought families closer, improved relationships, and taught valuable lessons, like learning to lose gracefully

  • 25:02 – Success comes from persistence and not giving up + trusting your vision and staying committed to your goals even during difficult times


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