The SparkCom Podcast

8-21-2020: Make Your Innovations Out of this World! With Space Perspective Co-Founder Taber MacCallum

Episode Summary

On this week’s episode, the Spark Partners are joined by special guest Taber MacCallum to discuss how he has established a successfully innovative near-space tourism business, and important points from his experience of developing it. For Taber, incorporating research, working through obstacles, and simultaneously holding a critical perspective of your business and perseverance are keys to creating a valuable business that signifies human achievement. About Taber MacCallum: Taber MacCallum is the Co-CEO, a founder and CTO of Space Perspective, a human spaceflight company taking people and payloads to the edge of space by balloon. He is also Chairman of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation (CSF). Taber cofounded World View Enterprises, serving as the CTO leading the development of Stratollite technology for navigating the stratosphere with a variety of remote sensing and other payloads. He is the founding CEO and CTO of Paragon Space Development Corporation and was a founding member of Biosphere 2, serving as a crew member for the first 2-year mission.