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Our Town: Stillwater's Small Business Insider

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Sharyl Pickens and Jonathan Udoka talk with small business owners in the area.

Sharyl Pickens and Jonathan Udoka talk with small business owners in the area.

Location:

United States

Description:

Sharyl Pickens and Jonathan Udoka talk with small business owners in the area.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 09 - Alane Zannotti

7/1/2021
In this episode, Sharyl and Jonathan chat with Alane Zannotti, co-founder and previous owner of Zannotti’s Wine Bar, and current City Council Member. You'll learn about the passion and vision of the wine bar’s genesis. You'll also learn about Alane's path to getting the doors open, and the community support rallied to the cause.

Duration:00:46:46

Episode 08 - Becky Taylor

11/3/2020
In this episode, Sharyl and Jonathan chat with Becky Taylor, Executive Director of Our Daily Bread Stillwater. You'll learn about the mission and vision of the food resource center and the vital role it serves in our community. You'll also learn about Becky's future as part of the City of Stillwater - Government's Innovation Team.

Duration:00:32:21

07 Behfar Interworks

6/7/2020
Today's guest is Behfar Jahanshahi, CEO of InterWorks. Join Jonathan Udoka and Sharyl Pickens as we learn from Behfar about growing up in Stillwater, turning curiosity into a passion, and then into a highly successful global technology business. You'll also hear about the people of Interworks and why Stillwater is home.

Duration:00:35:25

Episode 07 - Behfar Interworks

6/7/2020
Today's guest is Behfar Jahanshahi, CEO of InterWorks. Join Jonathan Udoka and Sharyl Pickens as we learn from Behfar about growing up in Stillwater, turning curiosity into a passion, and then into a highly successful global technology business. You'll also hear about the people of Interworks and why Stillwater is home.

Duration:00:35:25

Episode 06 - Will Joyce

5/13/2020
Jonathan and Sharyl chat with the Mayor of Stillwater, Will Joyce. They discuss the challenges facing City leaders during this time. Learn how much the Mayor and City council get paid, how the City receives sales tax revenue, the 2020 Census, the cost of annexing land, and has medical marijuana tax made an impact?

Duration:00:34:55

Episode 05 - Check in with Business Leaders During Pandemic

3/25/2020
Sharyl Pickens And Jonathan Udoka meet with Stillwater business owners and operators via remote video conference to discuss the rapidly changing landscape for small businesses in Stillwater. 

Duration:00:31:07

Episode 04 - ProValue

3/3/2020
Join our hosts Jonathan and Sharyl as they chat with Drew Beverage of ProValue.net. Located in Downtown Stillwater, ProValue provides internet service to our surrounding rural communities. Learn how this family business went from dial-up and gaming cafes to fiber and hundreds of towers.

Duration:00:30:00

Episode03 - Jackson Diamond Jewelers

2/16/2020
Sharyl Pickens and Jonathan Udoka sit down with the founders of Jackson Jewelers, Paula and Brad Jackson. Brad and Paula have been in business in Stillwater, Oklahoma since 1983, and have operated in different locations.

Duration:00:41:11

Episode02 - Bryson Baker

1/31/2020
Our Town: Stillwater's Small Business Insider sits down with founder of Everyman, Bryson Baker. Join Sharyl Pickens and Jonathan Udoka to learn more.

Duration:00:39:00

Episode01 - IronMonk

1/13/2020
Join Sharyl Pickens and Jonathan Udoka as they explore small businesses and their owners and operators in Stillwater Oklahoma

Duration:00:35:31