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Local Refresh is your Audio Refreshment from Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Kokomo. The show discusses various topics about the beverage industry and the culture inside a family owned business that has served it's communities since 1907.

Local Refresh is your Audio Refreshment from Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Kokomo. The show discusses various topics about the beverage industry and the culture inside a family owned business that has served it's communities since 1907.
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Indiana

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Local Refresh is your Audio Refreshment from Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Kokomo. The show discusses various topics about the beverage industry and the culture inside a family owned business that has served it's communities since 1907.

Twitter:

@KokomoCoke

Language:

English


Episodes

Local Refresh 013

6/16/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan have Kevin Sprinkle in studio. Kevin describes himself as a connector of people and once you hear his stories you will understand his passion for serving others. Whether it be China or East Africa, Kevin relies on an ice cold Coca-Cola to give him a sense of comfort and familiarity. Tell us your favorite Coke Story by email or reaching out on Twitter and Instagram @KokomoCoke Cheers!

Duration:02:12:55

Local Refresh 012

6/4/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan discuss the upcoming season with Jessica Green. Jess is a great ambassador of our community and while most of you may know her from the Z92.5 Morning Show, she also acts as the on field entertainment host for the Kokomo Jackrabbits. She talks about upcoming themed nights you as a fan can expect and the overall atmosphere of Municipal Stadium. Follow Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Kokomo at @kokomocoke for chances to win tickets all summer long...

Duration:01:56:52

Local Refresh 011

5/24/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan have Troy and Alison from Bona Vista Programs back in the studio. The guys learned about many programs offered from prenatal through preschool to developing job readiness and senior care. The 500 plus employees who serve 22 counties have tremendous success in their programs. As you hear details about each program we hope you sense the passion in their voice for the people they serve. For more info and to schedule a visit go to...

Duration:02:43:27

Local Refresh 010

5/14/2018
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Its May in Indiana which means its time for Greatest Spectacle in Tasting. Tasting? Yes, join the guys as they talk with Troy and Alison from Bona Vista about various programs they offer in North Central Indiana and get info on the upcoming Greatest Spectacle in Tasting. Live music, craft beer, wine, food, and of course Coca-Cola will be featured Saturday evening May 19th. There will also be a silent auction in which all proceeds go to help support Bona Vista Programs. Visit...

Duration:01:38:35

Local Refresh 009

5/4/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan discuss a new partnership with GoSpotCheck, a mobile retail execution software company in Denver, CO. Cory Knopp, Dir. of Sales, is in studio to discuss how they help CPG brands improve brand consistency & retail merchandising at brick & mortar. Cory explains how GoSpotCheck enables Coca-Cola bottlers and CPG brands with real-time visibility of their products at retail to drive more sales and revenue growth. For more info visit...

Duration:02:32:17

Local Refresh 008

4/22/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan talk with Meteorologist and Storm Chaser, James Longwith from Dynamic Weather Agency. James breaks down the components needed to make a storm severe and simplifies the warnings and watches. He also discusses his involvement with the recent tornado activity that Kokomo has witnessed since 2013. James has a Meteorology degree from Ball State University. Pictures and videos from his storm chasing career have been seen on The Weather Channel...

Duration:02:49:03

Local Refresh 007

4/11/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan have CEO Facilitator Morgan Young in studio for a Coke and discussion on a local Entrepreneur Program. Morgan explains how our community landed the program and why it's been so successful. His passion is evident in this interview as he describes events and ideas executed by high school students. Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Kokomo is a proud investor along with many other local businesses. Learn more about the program by visiting...

Duration:02:42:47

Local Refresh 006

4/2/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan talk with Greg Cooper, Athletic Director at Indiana University Kokomo. The athletic program at IUK began in 2011. Greg explains how the decision is made to add new sports and the process in which it is executed. Since the program is still young, Mr. Cooper talks about how IUK students and staff have worked to create a story and begin to build a legacy for current and future Cougars.

Duration:02:22:19

Local Refresh 005

3/22/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan bring back Allysha Smith from the Kokomo YMCA to further the conversation on moving towards a Healthier Lifestyle. Allysha talks with the guys about food and what to look for in the grocery store and when you are out to eat. She also talks in more detail about a new tool the Y is using to help members with that process.

Duration:02:15:38

Local Refresh 004

3/8/2018
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On this episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan talk with Allysha Smith, Assistant Director of Healthy Living at the Kokomo YMCA. Whether you are an exercise junky or the only gym you know is spelled J I M, this episode will keep you engaged. Allysha takes us through the front door of the YMCA and explains the many programs offered at the Y and how to achieve your fitness goals.

Duration:01:42:11

Local Refresh 003

2/27/2018
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On this episode, Brandon and Bryan speak with Jonathan Schuck, Director of the Kokomo Area Career Center. Mr. Schuck gives a detailed description of the Kokomo Area Career Center and what is available to students in Howard County and surrounding communities. In addition, Mr. Schuck highlights some of the Kokomo Area Career Center's partnerships along with giving a preview of new things happening in the future. At the end of this conversation, you will say to yourself, "I had no idea."

Duration:02:20:47

Local Refresh 002

2/16/2018
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On this episode, Brandon and Bryan discuss corporate benefits and culture with Mike Fox, Plant Manager at the Kokomo facility. Mike and Bryan go into detail about the financial planning benefits offered at Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Kokomo and answer questions about 401k, planning for retirement, and the importance of making a budget. If you are entering the job market for the first time or curious about company benefits this show is for you.

Duration:02:02:12

Local Refresh 001

1/3/2018
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On the first episode of Local Refresh, Brandon and Bryan sit down with Craig Severns to get a history lesson on the Coca-Cola Company and the independent franchise his family has been a part of for generations. Craig shares stories about his family including his father E.P Severns, who is the President of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. of Kokomo.

Duration:02:30:53