Straight Outta Windsor
Episode 6 - Mike DiPietro, Windsor Spitfires Goalie, Vancouver Canucks Prospect
Mike DiPietro is an Amherstburg native that had to overcome tragedy at a young age, making family first a personal motto. Mike used this tragedy as motivation to becoming drafted by his hometown Windsor Spitfires, for whom he went on to backstop to the Memorial Cup Championship on home ice, playing for his home team in front of his home town fans before being drafted by the Vancouver Canucks. This special young man is focussed on giving back to the community and is a positive role model...
Episode 5 - Ari Freed, Freeds of Windsor
Ari Freed is a 3rd generation leader at Freeds of Windsor, which has been a staple in our community for nearly 90 years and is Canada’s largest independently owned fashion retailer. Located at 1526 Ottawa Street and online at freeds.ca Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter
Episode 4 - Randa Markos, UFC Fighter
Welcome to Straight Outta Windsor episode 4 featuring UFC Fighter Randa Markos who shares her story of immigrating from Iraq after her being detained for trying to escape, the struggles of her childhood, the draw of being one of the only high school female wrestlers competing in the area, translating that into mixed martial arts, her experience on The Ultimate Fighter, life of a UFC fighter and much, much more. Follow Randa on Twitter - @randamma Follow us on Twitter -...
Episode 3 - Dave Hunter, Dave and Chuck the Freak
Episode 3 of Straight Outta Windsor features one half of the highly successfult duo known as Dave and Chuck the Freak, Dave Hunter. Dave and I discuss his upbringing, his early days as a young reporter and the breaks that helped him along the way, his move to Windsor and initial impressions, how he got matched with Chuck the Freak and why the show is so incredibly popular! Follow the show on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/straightouttawindsor/ on Twitter at @thatwindsorshow
Episode 2 - Joe Siddall, Toronto Blue Jays Commentator, former MLB Player
Episode 2 features Joe Siddall, who came up through the Windsor baseball scene before eventually making it as a professional baseball player, including playing catcher for the Detroit Tigers and Montreal Expos among others. A tragedy struck his family with the unexpected loss of their youngest son, which ultimately lead to his big career break in becoming the commentator for the Toronto Blue Jays. Joe shares his powerful story, including dealing with loss as a family and wait until you...
Episode 1 - Prime Minister Paul Martin
I couldn’t think of a more fitting guest for the first episode of Straight Outta Windsor than former Prime Minister, Paul Martin! From his childhood in Windsor, to learning from his father her served our community for several decades, to becoming a highly successfule entrepreneur and eventually the leader of our country. Paul Martin is a prime example of the talents that we have coming from our city. Follow us on Twitter - @thatwindsorshow Facebook -...
Straight Outta Windsor - Intro
Welcome to the Straight Outta Windsor series! Follow us on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/straightouttawindsor/ Follow us on Twitter - @thatwindsorshow