June 2016

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/29751.mp3 Kevin Odekirk - President & COO: Executive Management and Franchise Creation at Big Air Trampoline Park [caption id="attachment_18058" align="alignright" width="216"] Kevin Odekirk[/caption] Kevin Odekirk has a most interesting background! After acting in Les Miserables on Broadway and with major entertainers such as Julie Andrews, he gained over fifteen years of experience as a key figure in the marketing and expansion of several Fortune 500 companies, such as Jaguar Land Rover, EMI Capitol Records, Max Muscle and NSP. He and his team partnering with giants in the family entertainment industry to introduce Big Air to America. Big Air  Trampoline Park is the premier ondoor play area franchise in the US and beyond. With an offering second to none in terms of support, training, branding, and customer experience, Big Air will be the next big thing.   Rafih Benjelloun - Executive Chef at Imperial Fez Restaurant [caption id="attachment_18051" align="alignright" width="207"] Rafih Benjelloun[/caption] Rafih Benjelloun has been in Atlanta since 1991, when he opened the Moroccan restaurant, Imperial Fez. Imperial Fez has been recognized by media and food critics around the nation and the world and has become a favorite for Atlantans. Rafih was born in Fez, Morocco and studied the arts throughout Western Europe and in San Francisco. He began his career as a restaurateur at a Moroccan restaurant in San Francisco called Mamounia. He later opened several Moroccan restaurants throughout Colorado before moving to Atlanta. He loves to cook great Moroccan cuisine and to introduce people to exciting cuisine and make them embrace good healthy and flavorful food.   ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/29747.mp3 Diane Gardner EA, ATP, CTC - Owner at Adept Business Services - A Tax Coach for You [caption id="attachment_18055" align="alignright" width="210"] Diane Gardner[/caption] Diane Gardner is passionate in her desire to see small business owners pay the least amount of tax possible through utilizing tax planning services. She doesn't just record history (tax preparation), she wants to help you write the future through formal tax planning and tax reduction. Diane has spent many years providing high quality bookkeeping, payroll, QuickBooks, and income tax services to her clientele. Over the years, she has seen the need to assist business owners in the quest for knowledge of how to operate a successful business. She has implemented a system to educate her clients in ways to be more successful in their businesses.   Michael Kay - President of Financial Life Focus and Author of The Feel Rich Project: Reinventing Your Understanding of True Wealth to Find True Happiness [caption id="attachment_18041" align="alignright" width="210"] Michael Kay[/caption] Michael F. Kay is a Certified Financial Planner®, author and speaker on personal finance and financial life planning. He is the author of two books (The Feel Rich Project and The Business of Life) and he speaks and delivers workshops across the U.S. His latest book, The Feel Rich Project, is about transforming your relationship with money—reaching clarity on what matters most and developing a personal plan to reach it. He is the President of Financial Life Focus and a regular contributor to Forbes and Psychology Today.   ...

http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/29743.mp3 Curtis Hougland - Co-founder of Ideaology Curtis Hoagland founded one of the first new media agencies in 1991 and one of the first social media agencies in 2004, both named Attention. Over a 25-year career, he built and sold four companies and launched nine practices specializing in word-of-mouth marketing. Curtis excels in translating complex online behaviors into purchase decisions, brand relationships and most recently, social good. As CEO of Attention, he co-developed Tracx, one of the only social listening platforms to model true ROI in social media by calculating purchase intent; incubated RANE, the first expert network of the world’s top safety, security and risk management experts; and co-launched the first social marketing practice to specialize in regulated industries such as pharma and finance. Today, he spearheads the first privately-led social media marketing program to counter extremism globally in partnership with Google, Facebook and Twitter. He is a frequent writer for Ad Age, PSFK and Knowledge @ Wharton, among others, and speaker at conferences such as Cannes, SXSW and Wired Disrupt, among others.   Tammy Kling - TEDx Speaker, Forbes Coaches Council, Leadership Expert, Best-Selling Author & CEO of OnFire Books [caption id="attachment_18036" align="alignright" width="209"] Tammy Kling[/caption] Tammy Kling is an internationally published, best-selling author and also, the ghostwriter of 251 books and counting, including: The Compass, Freedom, and There's More to Life than the Corner Office. Tammy's latest book, Words is being used by the Ritz Carlton in their leadership training. She has appeared or been mentioned on Dateline NBC, Oprah Radio, Primetime, Extra, 20/20, The Discovery Channel, Geraldo, The New York Times, The Huffington Post, and The Wall Street Journal. Tammy regularly serves as an editor and ghostwriter, helping her clients transform their stories into powerful, engaging narratives. She ghostwrites business articles, white papers, biographies, and blogs that reach 300,000+ audiences. She has particular expertise in areas, such as business, leadership, health and wellness, ministry, culture, and sports. Aside from professional writing/editing/publishing, Tammy is also a renowned speaker who addresses audiences on topics such as crisis management, goal setting, and forgiveness. In fact, Tammy was a former crisis management team leader and management executive with American Airlines and one of the first books she wrote was about an airplane crash in the Colombian jungle.   ...