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Highly qualified hosts cover a variety of topics regarding the state of Maine; Business, Veterans Affairs, Sports, Non-Profits, Politics, Travel & Tourism, Law & Justice, Maine Made, Maine Lobster Industry, Outdoors & Recreation, Real Estate, Music, Odds & Ends, and more. Maine's people, Maine's past, Maine's present, Maine's future.

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Highly qualified hosts cover a variety of topics regarding the state of Maine; Business, Veterans Affairs, Sports, Non-Profits, Politics, Travel & Tourism, Law & Justice, Maine Made, Maine Lobster Industry, Outdoors & Recreation, Real Estate, Music, Odds & Ends, and more. Maine's people, Maine's past, Maine's present, Maine's future.

Language:

English


Episodes

Maine’s Adjutant General, Major General Doug Farnham with host Rob Carmichael

12/11/2023
Maine’s Adjutant General, Major General Doug Farnham joins host Rob Carmichael to discuss his distinguished career as a military and business leader.

Duration:00:58:54

I Won The Lottery & Lost It All! Part 1

10/23/2023
An entrepreneur from Maine built a lottery data distribution business from scratch to the largest in the world. After agreeing to sell the company to a public company on NASDAQ his American dream became an American nightmare. Part 1.

Duration:00:22:42

Portland Police Lies , Brutality and Perjury In Mid 90's; The Cage, 50 Wharf Street, Portland, Maine

10/19/2023
In the mid-90's a non-alcoholic dance club called The Cage opened in Portland, Maine at 50 Wharf Street in the Old Port. What happened next resulted in a law suit against the Chief of Police Michael Chitwood by the business owners.

Duration:00:35:04

RSU 25 School Superintendent Jim Boothby with host Rob Carmichael

10/5/2023
Leading in the field of educational administration: Host Rob Carmichael talks with one of Maine’s top school leaders RSU 25's Superintendent Jim Boothby.

Duration:00:55:40

Leading in law-enforcement; Sean Geagan, Bucksport Public Safety Director w host Rob Carmichael.

8/10/2023
Leading in law-enforcement, and the community; Host Rob Carmichael talks with Bucksport, Public Safety Director, Sean Geagan.

Duration:00:51:30

Running a Firearms Business in Maine

6/8/2023
Running a Firearms Business in Maine—Host Rob Carmichael talks with John Reid from J.T. Reid Gun & Cigars of Auburn, Maine.

Duration:00:37:40

Transforming Bucksport: A discussion with Bucksport’s Economic Development Director Rich Rotella.

4/5/2023
Transforming Bucksport: A discussion with Bucksport’s Economic Development Director Rich Rotella and host Rob Carmichael.

Duration:00:54:24

Leading at the local level: Rob Carmichael talks with Bucksport Town Manager Susan Lessard

2/10/2023
Leading at the local level: Rob Carmichael talks with Bucksport Town Manager Susan Lessard, one of Maine’s most experienced leaders, about her long career as a Town Manager.

Duration:00:57:24

Mike Archer, Orono High School Athletic Director with host Rob Carmichael

11/29/2022
Exploring the challenges and rewards of athletic administration at the high school level; Host Rob Carmichael talks with long time Orono High School Athletic Director and Little Ten Conference Football Commissioner , Mike Archer.

Duration:00:51:41

Chris Rudolph, the Head of Corporate Sponsorships for Waterfront Concerts with host Rob Carmichael

9/12/2022
Waterfront Concerts and Collaboration--Host Rob Carmichael talks with Chris Rudolph, the Head of Corporate Sponsorships for Waterfront Concerts, about his journey in the service industry to the fast paced business of live entertainment.

Duration:00:46:49

Andy Silvernail, Founder, Chair & CEO of 5 Nails, LLC On Overcoming Adversity

6/15/2022
From humble beginnings to one of the top CEOs in America---Host Rob Carmichael talks leadership and overcoming adversity with former Bucksport resident, Andy Silvernail, Founder, Chair & CEO of 5 Nails, LLC

Duration:00:45:52

Breaking Barriers - Brigadier General Diane Dunn

4/26/2022
Breaking barriers—Maine’s first female Maine Army National Guard General discusses her career and shared her thoughts on leadership with Mainely Matters podcast host RobCarmichael

Duration:01:10:53

When is a Duck Not a Duck? When its Maine Duck Tours!

4/10/2022
Host Brian Bickford interviews Maine Duck Tour Owner Khaled Habash, the famous amphibious bus that guides visitors around Portland sites, teaching and entertaining guests. Khaled is a small business visionary who understands the tourism consumer business and contributes greatly to Portland’s tourist land scape.

Duration:00:25:07

Maine Craft Maker's Impact Experiential Tourism

4/8/2022
Host Brian Bickford interviews CEO Kristan Vermeulen of Makers of The USA. Kristan is a visionary helping Maine based small businesses and hospitality resorts embed Maine crafters into their experiential options. Kristan will soon be seen in her own reality series.

Duration:00:33:39

Schooner Cruises - Camden Maine 2022

4/5/2022
Host Brian Bickford interviews Capt. Sam Sikkema of the Victory Chimes (est. 1900), as they explore the many Maine based schooler options available to adventure seekers. You have not lived until you have been on these historic ships.

Duration:00:29:30

From West Point & Special Operations To Chick-fil-A

3/14/2022
From the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and distinguished army career, to owner/operator of Chick-fil-A in Bangor, host Rob Carmichael talks with LTC (Ret) Todd Schultz about leadership and building a successful team at one of the most successful franchises in America.

Duration:01:04:50

Ocean Impacts on Tourism In Maine

2/11/2022
Host Brian Bickford discusses the condition of the Gulf of Maine & its impact on tourism with Blaine Grimes of the Gulf of Maine Research Institute. Discover how you can make a difference and learn about the Blue Economy.

Duration:00:27:46

Maine Professional Hockey

2/8/2022
Host Brian Bickford discusses Portland's Maine Mariners hockey teams contribution to Maine Tourism and economy in a candid conversation with its VP of Business Operations Adam Goldberg.

Duration:00:19:48

Maine Snowmobiling 2022

2/5/2022
Brian Bickford interviews Owner Russell Walters of Northern Outdoors in the Forks, the epicenter for access to the best snowmobiling trail systems in Maine. Lodging, brew pub and even rent top of the line sleds.

Duration:00:25:46

Why Veterans Die By Suicide

2/3/2022
Colonel (R) J.R. Mosher applies The Interpersonal Theory of Suicidal Behavior (Dr. Thomas Joiner, PhD) and a preventive model to our nation's veterans.

Duration:00:52:06