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Welcome to ICONIC HOUR! Hosted by Renee Dee, publisher of digital luxury lifestyle magazine ICONIC LIFE. ICONIC LIFE, our digital luxury lifestyle magazine, celebrates the art of living beautifully with features on exceptional design, architecture, style, cuisine, luxury travel and living your best life. ICONIC HOUR showcases the vibrant people behind the products, the dreams behind the designs and the innovation behind inspiring ideas. Our mission is to be the storytellers behind the stuff and curators of the iconic. Beautiful design alongside compelling stories keeps our readers engaged and coming back for more. Join us on our journey to live beautifully. Be ICONIC. Grab your coffee or a glass of wine, because it's ICONIC HOUR!

Welcome to ICONIC HOUR! Hosted by Renee Dee, publisher of digital luxury lifestyle magazine ICONIC LIFE. ICONIC LIFE, our digital luxury lifestyle magazine, celebrates the art of living beautifully with features on exceptional design, architecture, style, cuisine, luxury travel and living your best life. ICONIC HOUR showcases the vibrant people behind the products, the dreams behind the designs and the innovation behind inspiring ideas. Our mission is to be the storytellers behind the stuff and curators of the iconic. Beautiful design alongside compelling stories keeps our readers engaged and coming back for more. Join us on our journey to live beautifully. Be ICONIC. Grab your coffee or a glass of wine, because it's ICONIC HOUR!

Location:

United States

Description:

Welcome to ICONIC HOUR! Hosted by Renee Dee, publisher of digital luxury lifestyle magazine ICONIC LIFE. ICONIC LIFE, our digital luxury lifestyle magazine, celebrates the art of living beautifully with features on exceptional design, architecture, style, cuisine, luxury travel and living your best life. ICONIC HOUR showcases the vibrant people behind the products, the dreams behind the designs and the innovation behind inspiring ideas. Our mission is to be the storytellers behind the stuff and curators of the iconic. Beautiful design alongside compelling stories keeps our readers engaged and coming back for more. Join us on our journey to live beautifully. Be ICONIC. Grab your coffee or a glass of wine, because it's ICONIC HOUR!

Language:

English

Contact:

6023738374


Episodes

Jamilyn Fournier, Mark Candelaria and Janice Rantanen | Living Beautifully

5/12/2022
Some of Renee Dee’s dear friends join ICONIC Hour to discuss their thoughts on “Living Beautifully.” As curators of beauty in the home, these experts share their experiences over the years that have shaped how they define living beautifully and how those notions have impacted their own lives. Jamilyn Fournier is the founder of The Collector’s House, a boutique luxury furnishings showroom featuring decor from artisans around the world. Mark Candelaria is the principal at Candelaria Design...

Duration:00:59:08

Alison Levine | Adventurer Extraordinaire Embarks on a New Journey at Sea

4/29/2022
With an extraordinary history of travel and adventure and a love for the expedition world, Alison Levine is the perfect Godmother to usher in Seabourn’s Active Luxury voyages, a new category of cruising that the line is committed to launching with its new expedition ship this July. A native of Phoenix, Levine served as team captain of the first American Women’s Everest Expedition in 2002, and in 2010 completed her bid for the Explorer’s Grand Slam which includes climbing the Seven Summits —...

Duration:00:43:13

Catherine Anaya | Shattering Glass Ceilings in Media, Journalism and Beyond

4/18/2022
Catherine Anaya is a three-time Emmy award-winning journalist and former television news anchor. Catherine currently hosts Conversations with Catherine, a YouTube series of conversations with everyday people, experts and leaders who are sparking change and making a difference through education, awareness, positivity and empowerment. She is also host of The Women’s Eye podcast, featuring empowering conversations with inspiring women who are changing the world and making a difference. The...

Duration:00:38:56

Trent Hancock and Joseph Bruner | Paradigm Represents the Next Generation of Luxury Communities

3/31/2022
Third generation homebuilder Trent Hancock is the VP of marketing for Camelot Homes, and heads up G3 by Camelot Homes, an introductory luxury brand recently launched by the family-owned company. Trent brings a passion for sustainability, embracing new styles of architecture, and exploring the boundaries of what can be done in the world of home building. Joseph Bruner is a second-generation real estate professional specializing in value-add residential development projects in the greater...

Duration:00:33:14

Christopher Peacock | Luxury Cabinetry with Legendary Quality

3/22/2022
Christopher Peacock began his career in London during the early eighties, working at Terence Conran’s furniture store in London.He launched Christopher Peacock Cabinetry in 1992, quickly establishing itself as the paradigm of beautiful hand-crafted classic British cabinetry, but made to order in the USA. Today, his company and brand is recognized as the ultimate in luxury cabinetry design and there are many hundreds of rooms of beautiful cabinetry gracing homes in the United States and...

Duration:00:30:49

Kaitlyn Wolfe | Finding Harmony in Design & Construction

3/9/2022
Prior to launching Iconic Design + Build, Kaitlyn Wolfe gained experience as a project manager and interior designer at a residential construction company. During her time in construction, Kaitlyn saw an opportunity to elevate design within the industry. Iconic Design + Build was created to fill that void—to perfectly blend stunning aesthetics with feasibility and functionality. As a licensed general contractor, Kaitlyn provides full-service design services while keeping both the...

Duration:00:29:44

Caren Zucker and John Donvan | “In A Different Key” Shines Light on Autism

2/9/2022
Caren Zucker is a director, producer and journalist who has told stories for more than 25 years across a broad range of subjects both domestically and internationally as a producer for ABC’s World News and Nightline. Zucker was the producer and co-writer of PBS NewsHour series Autism Now. Her oldest son Mickey’s autism diagnosis inspired a new direction in her reporting: to bring a better understanding of autism’s realities. John Donvan is a veteran network correspondent and producer for...

Duration:00:29:37

Michael & Laura Levenberg | From Buffalos to Business

1/20/2022
Buffalo Collection originated on a Bison Ranch in Western Colorado in the early 1990’s, with a previous showroom in Aspen. Meeting serendipitously in Aspen, Laura & Michael, fell in love, got married & relocated to Arizona, opening their flagship showroom in Old Town Scottsdale in 2011. Their stunning gallery space expertly blends modern luxury with Old World charm, featuring museum quality fine art and impressive high-end furniture. The true essence of luxury & comfort. Each furniture piece...

Duration:00:34:54

Matt Gottesman | How to Hustle in a New Digital Landscape

1/5/2022
Matt Gottesman is a multidisciplinary creative, two-time founder, podcaster, writer, artist and Web 3.0 enthusiast. An agile digital marketer and strategist by trade, Matt has a background in helping some of the world’s most iconic brands (Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy) realize their potential… digitally. Today, Matt constructs his own narrative by taking to the Internet to create, build and publish to the world through his own brands, as well as communicate to the masses at the...

Duration:01:19:25

Kris Moon | The James Beard Foundation’s Legacy and Future

12/22/2021
Kris Moon is the president and chief operating officer at the James Beard Foundation. In his role as chief operating officer, Moon has held responsibility for all revenue at the Foundation and has worked to build the Foundation’s first-ever enterprise-wide partnerships with American Airlines and Capital One. Moon has also helped the Foundation to grow its major gifts and foundation funding. In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, Moon helped to lead the Foundation’s response in support of the...

Duration:00:35:33

Erik Peterson | A Legacy of Architecture

12/2/2021
President of PHX Architecture, Erik B. Peterson grew up in Chicago and received his Bach­e­lor of Archi­tec­ture degree from Iowa State Uni­ver­sity and his Master’s degree at Ari­zona State Uni­ver­sity. His career in the Southwest began at the famed Taliesin Architects, Frank Lloyd Wright’s firm in Arizona, where he gained knowledge of organic architecture principles. Now as President of the award-winning PHX Architecture, he presides over the 30-person firm headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ...

Duration:00:48:57

Jason Boyer | Beautiful Architecture That Supports our Planet

11/3/2021
Boyer Vertical is an architect-led real estate development firm that specializes in developing sustainably-minded, architecturally-significant projects located in core urban and suburban opportunity areas of Arizona. We integrate architecture, development, and construction under a single purpose-driven real estate development platform intent on delivering timeless spaces and places for people to live, work, and play. More information available at boyervertical.com On this episode of...

Duration:00:35:26

Dave Jones | Broan NuTone Sets the Standard for Home Air Quality

10/14/2021
Broan-NuTone believes that better quality air means a better quality of life. They lead the industry with forward-thinking residential ventilation products, customized climate and indoor air quality solutions that are all backed up by award-winning customer service. Headquartered in Hartford, Wisconsin, Broan-NuTone employs over 2,500 people around the world. Dave Jones has been a marketer and brand manager for over 11 years. He has worked in the indoor air quality business at...

Duration:00:36:28

Cullum Homes | Building A Legacy in Luxury Homes

10/2/2021
Cullum Homes is a second-generation, family-owned integrated design, and construction firm specializing in luxury custom homes, architecture, interior design, and renovations. Founded by Rod and Kim Cullum as a home-based business in 1985, Cullum Homes was recently named National Custom Home Builder of the Year by the 140,000-member strong National Association of Home Builders. Starting as a 2-person firm, Cullum Homes has grown to several divisions, all focused on delivering a complete and...

Duration:00:47:04

Keith Richardson | Arizona Fireplaces Sets the Fireplace Industry Ablaze

9/23/2021
Keith Richardson is President of both Arizona Fireplaces and AF Distributors - industry leaders in retail and 2-step distribution centers that serve the southwest. These two companies represent the largest combined part of the family business. The other related companies include AF Steel (fabricators and installers of structural steel in metro Phoenix for large commercial and residential builders), Modern Flames (manufacturer and inter-national brand of electric fireplaces), and Grand Canyon...

Duration:00:33:59

Zang Toi | The Art of Building a Fashion Brand

9/15/2021
Zang Toi was born and raised in a small village in Malaysia, the youngest of seven children. Toi moved to New York City 40 years ago to study fashion design at Parsons School of Design. Zang Toi has dressed celebrities like Elizabeth Taylor, Eva Longoria, Farrah Fawcett, Melinda Gates, and even royalty, and this year celebrates 32 years of his brand. Zang’s 2021 collection is inspired by his love for his favorite city, Paris. Zang started his own collection in 1989, and his first collection...

Duration:00:46:51

Courtney Somer | Clean Beauty Brand is a Breath of Fresh Air

8/31/2021
Lake & Skye began when founder Courtney Somer had her first daughter and learned to use the power of essential oils for healing. A long-time lover of fragrance and aromatherapy, she created simple and intentional blends, a creative outlet with a purpose that complimented motherhood. Somer envisioned the blends as gifts to give yourself to use throughout the day, whether you needed an extra boost of confidence, a moment of gratitude or to balance mind and body. Courtney spent more than ten...

Duration:00:35:14

Joy Moyler | Mastering the Art of International Interior Design

8/12/2021
AD100, Elle Decor A-List 2019, 2020, 2021, and Hollywood Reporter Top 20 Interior Designer and Veranda Magazine Design Contributing Editor, Joy Moyler’s love of color and textiles are forever embedded in her DNA. From collecting fabric swatches for her mom to make quilts, to countless hours spent at Barney’s as a child, pouring over wools and cashmere while watching her dad and grandfather being fitted for suits. For Joy, texture, haberdashery, and haute couture details, often found in...

Duration:00:48:45

Joy Moyler | Mastering the Art of International Interior Design

8/11/2021
AD100, Elle Decor A-List 2019, 2020, 2021, and Hollywood Reporter Top 20 Interior Designer and Veranda Magazine Design Contributing Editor, Joy Moyler’s love of color and textiles are forever embedded in her DNA. From collecting fabric swatches for her mom to make quilts, to countless hours spent at Barney’s as a child, pouring over wools and cashmere while watching her dad and grandfather being fitted for suits. For Joy, texture, haberdashery, and haute couture details, often found in...

Duration:00:48:56

Jane Poynter & Taber MacCallum | Space Perspective is Changing the Way We See Space

7/28/2021
Jane Poynter and Taber MacCallum, the husband-and-wife team behind Space Perspective, are on a mission to take on the perception of adrenalin-fueled space travel and invite more people than has historically been possible to ride the wave of space history and be transformed by seeing our beautiful Earth in space. The couple has been responsible for some of the most remarkable breakthroughs in space innovation and exploration in the last 20 years. They were founding crew members of...

Duration:00:43:49