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New Town Big Dreams

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New Town Big Dreams is an interview-style talk show about the fabulous and fascinating people that make up our great city, in particular those who have moved here to start a new life. Now, we are broadening our horizons to include people from across Canada, North America and the entire English-speaking world, who have started new lives in new cities. We have in-depth, intimate conversations with entrepreneurs, executives, thought leaders, creatives, and anyone who has an interesting story to tell about how they're contributing to their wonderful new home. Luke Menkes is a REALTOR® (real estate agent) in Kelowna BC Canada with over 30 years experience in all aspects of real estate. Do you want to be on this show? GO HERE to sign up: https://podmatch.com/signup/ilovekelowna

New Town Big Dreams is an interview-style talk show about the fabulous and fascinating people that make up our great city, in particular those who have moved here to start a new life. Now, we are broadening our horizons to include people from across Canada, North America and the entire English-speaking world, who have started new lives in new cities. We have in-depth, intimate conversations with entrepreneurs, executives, thought leaders, creatives, and anyone who has an interesting story to tell about how they're contributing to their wonderful new home. Luke Menkes is a REALTOR® (real estate agent) in Kelowna BC Canada with over 30 years experience in all aspects of real estate. Do you want to be on this show? GO HERE to sign up: https://podmatch.com/signup/ilovekelowna

Location:

Canada

Description:

New Town Big Dreams is an interview-style talk show about the fabulous and fascinating people that make up our great city, in particular those who have moved here to start a new life. Now, we are broadening our horizons to include people from across Canada, North America and the entire English-speaking world, who have started new lives in new cities. We have in-depth, intimate conversations with entrepreneurs, executives, thought leaders, creatives, and anyone who has an interesting story to tell about how they're contributing to their wonderful new home. Luke Menkes is a REALTOR® (real estate agent) in Kelowna BC Canada with over 30 years experience in all aspects of real estate. Do you want to be on this show? GO HERE to sign up: https://podmatch.com/signup/ilovekelowna

Twitter:

@KelownaLuke

Language:

English

Contact:

778-215-4273


Episodes

Changing the way we treat children's mental health - Roseanne Capanna-Hodge

12/2/2021
Roseann Capanna-Hodge is a mental health trailblazer, founder of The Global Institute of Children’s Mental Health, and media expert who is, “Changing the way we view and treat children’s mental health”. FORBES magazine called her, “A thought leader in children’s mental health”. Her work has helped thousands reverse the most challenging conditions: ADHD, anxiety, mood, Lyme, and PANS/PANDAS using PROVEN holistic therapies. She is featured on dozens of media outlets. Trusted and beloved,...

Duration:00:44:05

Drop Kick the Drama! with Madonna Hannah

12/1/2021
In Madonna Hanna's own words: "I truly believe that when people drop kick the drama in their lives...Anything is POSSIBLE! I am a living example of that statement. I should be booked as guest because, I am a charismatic, energetic and dynamic survivor! Thank goodness I was bullied as a child. Being bullied prepared me to grow a thick skin and helped me to stand my ground as a retail executive in a conservative white city like Boston. I later became a high school Fashion Marketing educator...

Duration:00:57:57

Build Your Brand with Effective Public and Media Relations - Tracy Lamourie

11/30/2021
Tracy Lamourie is the Founder and Managing Director of Lamourie Media, the winner of the 2020 Women of Inspiration Award for Media, and the author of the upcoming book GET REPPED - Build Your Brand With Effective Public and Media Relations. She is a well known long time advocate on a myriad of important worldwide issues and an award-winning international publicist working across industries from major entertainment projects to small businesses. Tracy is passionate about amplifying important...

Duration:00:49:18

From Drug Addict to Entrepreneur with Daniel Blue

11/29/2021
Daniel went from having a daughter at 19 years old, being addicted to Oxycontin and a college drop out to owning a 7-figure business. Today, Daniel is a Forbes financial contributor and the owner of a 7-figure business called Quest Education, helping entrepreneurs touch more money. He teaches people how to make money tax free, pay off debt, get capital to grow their business and have more control over their 401k's and IRA's. DANIEL AND I DISCUSS • Financial literacy • Entrepreneurship •...

Duration:00:33:12

Covid Global Tension and Citizen Pushback with Brian Cates

11/23/2021
FULL VIDEO OF THIS INTERVIEW This is my sixth interview with Brian Cates, a political columnist for the X22 Report and Epoch Times. He entered the political arena following the death of Andrew Breitbart in March 2012. Brian makes his home in South Texas. BRIAN AND I DISCUSS • Recap of the Durham Investigation and the arrest of Igor Danchenko • At this moment people are feeling so discouraged with Covid mandates, vaccines, the stupid mask requirements which still exist in many locations...

Duration:01:01:05

Latest Durham Special Counsel happenings with Brian Cates

11/19/2021
FULL VIDEO VERSION OF THIS INTERVIEW This is my fifth interview with Brian Cates, a political columnist for the X22 Report, Epoch Times and UnCover DC. He entered the political arena following the death of Andrew Breitbart in March 2012. Brian makes his home in South Texas. BRIAN AND I DISCUSS • Update on the Durham investigation. When it seemed to most people that nothing was happening with Durham, what made you so sure way back in 2018 and since then? • Why was Barr officially naming...

Duration:00:57:30

Optimizing the College Admissions Process with Lindsay Fried

11/18/2021
Originally from Westchester, New York, Lindsay headed south for college and received a BBA in Business Management from the University of Miami. After graduating, she worked on marketing and investor relations teams for several alternative investment funds, with assets up to $3 billion. Lindsay later received her Certificate in Independent Educational Consulting from University of California, Irvine, and started Simply Admissions in 2016. She is also a Certified Myers-Briggs...

Duration:00:22:44

Success Left a Clue with Robert Raymond Riopel

11/17/2021
Robert Raymond Riopel is an international Best-Selling author, App Designer, Entrepreneur and Trainer who has spent the past 18+ years traveling around the world sharing his passion. He has also shared the stage with and trained many of the top trainers and thought leaders in the world today. With his high energy and heartfelt style, Robert draws on his journey from humble beginnings to financial freedom at the age of 32, to inspire individuals into tapping into their greatness. Realizing...

Duration:00:51:40

Million Dollar Hobbies with Victoria Wieck

11/9/2021
Victoria Wieck is the epitome of the rags to riches American dream story. She immigrated from South Korea to America with her parents with only thirty dollars, and has built a multi-million dollar business with over $500 million in retail sales. After a series of corporate jobs, Victoria started her own company in 1989 on a shoestring budget to spend more time with her family. She has founded several other successful businesses since then. She’s worked with a wide variety of retailers...

Duration:01:02:53

Connected Sponsors and Strategic Partnerships with Sheila Farragher-Gemma

11/5/2021
Sheila Farragher-Gemma moved to the states in 1989 for a job in Boston. She figured she would stay a few years before returning home to Ireland, but 30 years later, with a husband, two children, and a handful of successful businesses under her belt, she may be here to stay. Sheila has an entrepreneurial spirit which lead her to the world of marketing consulting. Through her company, Connected Sponsor, she helps event promoters monetize their events by building long standing relationships...

Duration:00:37:47

Practical Wisdoms @ Work with Lynn Whitbeck

11/4/2021
Lynn Whitbeck is the Founder/CEO of Petite2Queen and Future Forward Sales. Lynn helps the world by providing sales and leadership training programs and tools to achieve more, faster. Building on her sales successes and experiences in executive leadership roles, Lynn shares the lessons learned along her journey to supercharge your career. She supports business leaders to develop immediate and long-term growth, with sales training, skill expansion, and relationship progression… the...

Duration:00:55:09

From Homeless to Techy Nerd to Doctor with Ty Belknap

11/1/2021
Ty Belknap was homeless (and felt hopeless) as a teenager. It was a struggle, but he managed to get out of the situation (and mindset). He moved from the Pacific Northwest to Hawaii. He learned Island-life and became a SCUBA Divemaster, then he moved back to Seattle, got into computers and became a techy nerd. Now, Ty Belknap has a Doctorate of Strategic Leadership and runs Port Bell SEO, a successful online marketing business. He also coaches homeless and at-risk teens so they can see that...

Duration:00:54:50

In the Name of Human Rights with Cetvies

10/23/2021
Cetvies is a blogger, MA graduate in social sciences and political sciences, with a focus on human rights. She campaigns on human trafficking. She has a strong interest in human rights, environmental rights, politics, the news, society, philosophy, and current affairs in general. CETVIES AND I DISCUSS • Human rights • Current news • Animal rights • Politics Send audience to: In the Name of Human Rights ---------------------------------- POST A REVIEW GUEST BOOKINGS CLICK...

Duration:00:39:40

Sports Team Branding and Marketing with Lucas Caneda

10/21/2021
Lucas Caneda is Global Team Lead at UNIQORN Incubator and a professional rugby player for Sarlat Rugby Team. Lucas grew up as a die-hard rugby fan and started playing at the tender age of 5. Despite suffering what many thought would be a career-ending knee injury, he moved to France and built a career as a professional rugby player. After a few years in France, Lucas joined the Sarlat Rugby Team where he first met Dom Einhorn, the Founder, and CEO of the UNIQORN incubator-accelerator. Lucas...

Duration:00:38:15

Leadership for Landlords with Anthony Russell

9/7/2021
Anthony Russell is an army veteran and Property Leader. His main goal is to help others succeed as landlords with the experience he's gained as a rental property leader. Having served in the military, he views property management with a strategic and militaristic eye. Anthony likes to help people who are starting out in the rental property business. He teaches them to know the laws and what steps they should proceed with if they are starting in this business, and help them to improve if...

Duration:00:46:01

Whole Person Podcast with Evan Herrman

9/6/2021
Evan Herrman is the podcast host of The Whole Person podcast and a real estate broker. Evan Specializes in personal growth and wholeness in the areas of faith, family, finances friendship, fitness and fun. Evan's goal is to add value to any audience that he speaks to. The value that he wants to bring to people is first, that they are not alone in the journey of personal growth, and that it is about the process – not the destination – and that with grace and patience and consistency as...

Duration:00:42:25

Mike Lindell's Cyber Symposium Advance Discussion with Brian Cates

8/12/2021
FULL VIDEO VERSION OF THIS INTERVIEW HERE This is my fourth interview with Brian Cates, a political columnist for The Epoch Times and UnCoverDC. He entered the political arena following the death of Andrew Breitbart in March 2012. He makes his home in South Texas and is the author of Nobody Asked For My Opinion But Here It Is Anyway! and Tex Randle: Brotherhood of the Gun. He can be followed at his Telegram channel. BRIAN AND I DISCUSS • Brian's new article Trump Had To Step Aside So The...

Duration:01:06:06

Networking That Makes a Lasting Impression with Swire Ho

8/9/2021
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Swire Ho immigrated to Los Angeles in 1996. He is a proud Chinese American who speaks Cantonese, Mandarin and English. He trained as a sound engineer, working at recording studios and entertainment agencies before starting his own firm, Hellman Production, Inc, 2003 in Los Angeles. Swire and his team successfully produced attractive, personalized DVD and CD cases and custom merchandise like T-shirts, earning a Score award in 2009, for small business success. His...

Duration:00:32:57

15-Year Podcast Veteran Rich Butler on growing up in Queens, NY

8/9/2021
Rich Butler is an NYC product through and through. Born in the Bronx and raised in Queens, NY, Rich is one of four children, with three of the four children adopted by his mother, Irma. Irma was a career foster parent specializing in raising children with special needs. Irma officially adopted Rich a few weeks before her passing in 2000 after raising him since he was an infant when his biological mother gave him away. Rich continued paying his mother's work forward by becoming the guardian...

Duration:00:59:38

Digital Toolbox to Grow Your Business Fast with Lorraine Ball

8/9/2021
After spending too many years in Corporate America, Lorraine Ball said goodbye to the bureaucracy, glass ceilings and bad coffee and followed her passion to help small business owners succeed. Today, this successful entrepreneur, author, professional speaker, and host of a weekly marketing podcast, More than a Few Words, brings creative ideas, practical tips, and decades of real-world experience to every conversation. As the founder of the Digital Toolbox Community, she helps business...

Duration:00:49:08