Alumni Spotlight – Greg Holdsman
Greg Holdsman, Caribou camper Alum from 2008 – 2012, is a creator, interviewer, and producer from Philadelphia. In 2017, Holdsman launched “Philly Famous Podcast” and now has released over 125 published interviews with many of his hometown’s innovators and leaders across various sectors. Some of the most notable guests featured on Philly Famous include DJ Jazzy Jeff, Founder and CEO of Saxbys Nick Bayer, former NBA referee Joey Crawford, and NBA greats like Cuttino Mobley and Aaron McKie. Greg’s show has been featured in Philadelphia Magazine’s “Best Podcasts in the City” edition, and is currently nominated for an Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Award for “Best TV Talk Program”.
Favorite memory at Camp Caribou – Winning Olympics with South Africa as a super, with my brother on the team OR the first day ever at Caribou as an 11-year-old new kid feeling immediately embraced by my bunkmates like we’d known each other our whole lives
What Caribou values or lessons have you brought into your life after camp? Relationships are everything.
Favorite piece of life advice? Be careful the way you look at the world, it is that way.