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#502LeaderSeries Podcast: Summer Auerbach

Summer Auerbach isn’t necessarily a household name, but her family’s store Rainbow Blossom surely is. Summer is the second generation leader in this natural foods establishment and she sat down with us to tell a bit of her story, what drives her and some of the struggles that she has overcome. In the end, you […]

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#502LeaderSeries no. 60: Jean Manganaro & Mick Parsons | FedWithFaith.org | The Gratitude House

Look around our city and there is so much growth and expansion, businesses are doing well, things are happening. It’s all good…for the most part. But there is a subset of the population in any city that would be classified as homeless. They are without means, a place to live, and in many cases, depend […]

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#502LeaderSeries Podcast no. 59: Chaz Rough | Entrepreneur | Podcast Pioneer | Yogamazing

Chaz Rough is a podcast pioneer that was an early leader in the internet revolution. He was one of the first people to have a health-themed podcast with Apple with his Yogamazing series and has received multiple awards and recognition for his efforts. His show has received millions of downloads and he is a leader […]

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#502LeaderSeries no. 31: Buck Howard

“If there is no enemy within, no enemy outside can harm us.”— African Proverb I came across Buck Howard by way of Instagram. I kept seeing this out of place guy in videos of The Hat Girls store. Turns out his element is all around us and the business that he does help to bring […]

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#502LeaderSeries Podcast no. 56: Carlos Rivas | Wellness Guru

  Carlos Rivas is a trainer of a different breed. He realizes that fitness, true fitness, is so much more than physical. He uses his story and self-realization to guide people and help them understand what it takes to be truly healthy. It starts with the mind. He walks the talk in everything he does. […]

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#502LeaderSeries Podcast no. 55: Laura Clark | Superhero | Living Donor

Laura Clark is a real deal superhero. She is donating one of her kidney’s to someone that she doesn’t even know in order to help them live a better life. Kidney disease is something that millions of people have to deal with every day. You probably know someone who has to deal with dialysis on […]

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#502FitPassChats: Anissa Neubauer

Cynthia Williams brings you a deeper connection to people in our community through our #502FitPassChats series. This episode features a chat with Anissa Neubauer, founder of The Olive Branch Foundation. Their Mission is to inspire and create pathways for others to adopt, raise and love another’s child. Have a listen and check out theolivebranch-foundation.org for […]

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#502LeaderSeries Podcast: Mo McKnight Howe

I met Mo just after we started this crazy Yes Louisville project. Her store, Revelry Gallery, was the first retailer that I had asked to sell our shirts. She said yes. That gave me some hope that maybe we were doing something right. It also showed me who she is. A risk taker. A leader. […]

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#502LeaderSeries no. 58: Ali Muhammad | StoryWood Bowties | Overcomer Of Fate

Ali Muhammad isn’t special. In fact, if you look at his history, he should be like any one of the other kids from the West End of Louisville, selling drugs or committing crimes to get by in life, because that was the example that was set for them in life. And for a period, that […]