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Justin Honaman is the co-founder and president of Contender Brands where he and his wife run a business that combines consumer products and other creative ventures. He is also an accomplished sales and marketing executive and the host of the ContenderCast podcast which is a leadership and entrepreneurship podcast centered on shining a light on bright ideas.
I’m happy to be talking with Mary Luehrsen from the National Association for Music Merchants or NAMM. Mary is the Director of Public Affairs and Government Relations for NAMM and the Executive Director of the NAMM Foundation. The NAMM Foundation is about advancing music programs in school and across life. They support scientific research, philanthropic giving, public service programs, and are a great resource for people wanting to help further public music programs.
Jennifer Tribe is the host of the Frankly MSP podcast. Many vendors in the network and MSP space have “company name” podcasts, but Jennifer and the people at Auvik decided to take their podcast in a different direction. They wanted to focus on sharing great content and helping MSPs not advertising for their company. Jennifer shares some interesting facts about her company and her podcast, and why they deliberately have an accessible conversational tone in all of their content.
What do you get when you take a fun loving Southern family with a hilariously authentic mom and combine that with media? You get the Radkes. Melissa spent 15 years in Nashville, Tennessee pursuing her dream of singing and performing, before returning home to Texas. Melissa’s career has taken some twists and turns, but she believes she’s where she is supposed to be helping people by being her true authentic self. I talk to Melissa and David about the podcast and ask a couple of behind the scenes questions about the show.
My friend Chip Mims is here to talk about his new podcast, his retired podcasts, and even one that we did together. Chip is a lifelong science fiction and fantasy comics geek. He loves great comedy, drama, art, music, politics, and beer. He is a Renaissance man when it comes to his taste and podcasting. We’ve been friends for a really long time, and he is our longest running customer at Pro Podcast Solutions.
Tom started the Real Recovery Talk podcast in 2017. He and his co-host Ben use the show to educate addicts and family members of addicts about recovery, addiction, and the process. He has the desire to help people in any capacity that he can and is helping to transform lives in a tangible way. I’m really excited to talk about his program and experience.
Eric Tivers is the host of the ADHD reWired podcast which is a number one rated and reviewed podcast on the topic of ADHD in Apple podcasts. Eric is a licensed clinical social worker, speaker, entrepreneur, coach, and productivity enthusiast. His podcast has reached a milestone and passed the 300 episode mark. Eric shares some of the most impactful moments created through the podcast. He shares how he almost didn’t publish his most personal and authentic episode, but when he did, it became his most popular episode.