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38: Interview with Barry Schwartz Co-Founder & CEO of Rusty Brick

Fantastic interview with Barry Schwartz, co-founder with his twin brother Ronnie of Rusty Brick! Go behind the scenes with what went into developing the ArtScroll Shas App. Learn about some of the 30 Jewish Apps that they created as a service for the community. Have an idea for an App that can benefit the Jewish Community? Let them know and they just might build it! They have been in business since 1994 (Yes, 22 years!) which they started in High-School. They have some huge clients you have heard of such as Pitney Bowes, MTV, and Viacom and have a team of 20 people (mostly in house) ready to make your vision a reality! ShulCloud is one of their more successful software projects that they built and own and now they have just announced the launch of The Jewish Ad Network and a Kosher Restaurant Open Table+ App is also in the works!

NAME: Barry Schwartz

CONNECT: On LinkedIn

TWITTER: @rustybrick

WEBSITE: Rusty Brick


People & Companies Mentioned In This Episode

Ronnie Schwartz

Rabbi Dr. Moshe Tendler


Adolph Schreiber Hebrew Academy of Rockland (ASHAR)


Baruch College

Ramapo College

Glatt Wok

James Altucher


ArtScroll Apps

Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz

Rabbi Mayer Pasternak



Jewish Ad Network

Wall Street Journal Article on the Jewish Ad Network

Barry on Search Engine Land

Barry on Search Engine Roundtable


siddur app for apple watch

Hillel Fuld

Nachum Segal Network

Rabbi Josh Blass

Kehillas Bais Yehudah

commerce and Shabbos

Commerce & Shabbos by Rabbi Yosef Kushner

B & H Photo (Billion dollar company and their website is closed on Shabbos!)

Google Analytics

Google Search Console




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For the last 25 years, I have made it my mission to pioneer business ideas and carry them through to their full potential.

I have patented four different pieces of technology, worked in video commerce, developed interoperable messaging, and striven for innovation throughout my career.

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