Speaking Engagements

Capsule Design

I’m well-versed and available to speak on the following topics:

  • Intentional Living & Mindfulness
  • Minimalism & Experientialism
  • The Sharing Economy

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

  • E-mail aongaro@gmail.com with opportunities.

Past Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, Think Better, Live Better, 02/17
    • An annual conference in Jupiter, Florida
  • Keynote Speaker, Ideas & Abilities, 02/16
    • At COCO Coworking in Minneapolis
  • Co-host, SimpleREV Global, 10/2 – 10/3/15
    • An annual simple living conference in Minneapolis
  • Guest Lecturer, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health: 10/28/15
    • Bike Sharing & Public Health Engagement
  • Guest Presenter, Capsule Design, 8/20/15
  • Panelist / Presenter, University of Minnesota, 2/10/15
    • Marketing Employer Panel
  • Co-host, SimpleREV Local, Recurring
    • Monthly meetup for simple living enthusiasts
  • Keynote Speaker, University of Minnesota, Social Media Group: 10/23/14
    • Creating Content for Social Media
  • Guest Lecturer, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health: 10/22/14
    • Bike Sharing & Public Health Engagement Efforts
  • Storyteller, SimpleREV Global Meetup, 10/03/14
    • How Amazon.com Is Killing Creativity
  • Guest Speaker, University of Minnesota, Carlson MBA Casual Friday: 11/15/13
    • Nice Ride & The Sharing Economy As A Business Model
  • Panelist, Minnesota Interactive Marketing Association, Transportation: 10/15/13
    • Nice Ride & Future of Alternative Transportation
  • Guest Lecturer, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health: 10/13
    • Bike Sharing & Public Health Engagement Efforts

Press Mentions

No Couch, One Car: How These Minnesotans Are Living With Less, Star Tribune, 05/19/2017
Scientific Proof That Buying Things Can Lead to Happiness, Fast Company, 07/06/2016
Nice Ride Minnesota Rides Out A Successful Year
, Star Tribune, 10/02/14
This Really Might Be the Nicest Bike-Share System in the U.S., The Atlantic, 07/01/2014
Pride Weekend Breaks Nice Ride Record, StarTribune, 06/30/14
Nice Riders, The Journal, 06/03/2014
Funding Exists for 17 New Stations, Streets.mn, 04/16/14
Nice Ride Bikes return in time for the weekend, Pioneer Press, 04/11/14
Nice Ride Minnesota: Ambitious plans set for 2014 season, StarTribune, 10/28/2013
Nice Ride: 2013 a breakthrough year for bike sharing, 10/23/2013
Nice Ride’s Next Roll: Conversation with Anthony Ongaro, The Line Media, 09/11/13
City Bike Share Programs Are On A Roll, Huffington Post, 06/18/13
Nice Ride Responds to accusations of authoritarianism, Stubble Magazine, 6/10/13

Television / Live Studio Appearances

Fox 9 Twin Cities Evening News, Live In-Studio Segment, 06/01/2014
ABC News, Twin Cities, 06/2014
WCCO, Channel 4, 04/2015

Anthony Ongaro on Fox 9