Episodes

Oct. 3, 2019

Steven Rea: Nationally Renowned Film Critic Capturing the Everyday Li…

Steven Rea is journalist, film critic, web producer, and writer. He was a film critic for The Philadelphia Inquirer from 1992 thr…

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Sept. 26, 2019

Madeline Bell: How an Overnight Pediatric Nurse Became CEO of CHOP

Madeline Bell is the President & CEO of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The Children’s Hospital-- more commonly known as…

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Sept. 18, 2019

Michael Nutter: The 98th Mayor of Philadelphia

Michael Nutter served as the 98th Mayor of Philadelphia from 2008 through 2015. Before that, he had been a Member of City Council…

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Sept. 11, 2019

Rakia Reynolds: Helping Serena Williams & Other Celebrities Share The…

Rakia Reynolds is the Founder & CEO of Skai Blue Media, a public relations agency that's worked with clients such as Serena Willi…

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Sept. 5, 2019

Melissa Alam: Social Media & Branding Expert, Founder of Female-focus…

Melissa Alam is an entrepreneur and freelance brand strategist. If you’ve ever grabbed coffee at La Colombe, cracked open a Budwe…

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Aug. 27, 2019

Trevor Hayward: The Evil Genius Who Names Beers After Movie Quotes

About a decade ago, Trevor Hayward and Luke Bowen decided to start a business. The result was Evil Genius Beer Company, a brewery…

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Aug. 22, 2019

Connor Barwin: The NFL Linebacker Rejuvenating Philly Public Parks

Connor Barwin is an NFL Linebacker who has played for the Houston Texans, LA Rams, New York Giants, and Philadelphia Eagles. In 2…

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Aug. 13, 2019

Craig Grossman: Transforming 13th Street from Red Light District to a…

Craig Grossman is a General Partner at Arts & Crafts Holdings, which today is investing in the northern edge of Center City, arou…

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Aug. 6, 2019

Jo Piazza: Journalist, Novelist, and Podcaster Who Doesn't Need a Cab…

Jo Piazza is a bestselling author, award-winning journalist and digital strategist. She is the author of seven critically acclaim…

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July 30, 2019

Julian Brodsky: The Creation of Comcast

Julian Brodsky is the original CFO of Comcast, and a Philadelphia native. He and Daniel Aaron were the partners of Comcast Founde…

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July 16, 2019

Sarah Schwab: The Story of GRITTY!

Sarah Schwab is the Senior Director of Marketing for the Philadelphia Flyers. As the Director of Marketing, Sarah oversees the te…

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July 10, 2019

Nonya Collier: Why We All Should Practice Improv

Nonya Collier is the chief of staff at Metro Corp media, the publisher of Philadelphia Magazine. Before that, she has had quite t…

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June 27, 2019

Evan "OG" Harden: Surviving a Stray Bullet and Bringing Calisthenics …

Evan "OG" Harden is the founder of the National Bar League, a Calisthenics Sports League. Calisthenics is a rigorous form of exer…

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June 20, 2019

Stacey Mosley: The Startup Founder Who Sees the Future of Philly Real…

Stacey Mosley is the Co-founder and CEO of Stepwise, a startup that empowers real estate investors to quickly find and evaluate i…

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June 10, 2019

Greg Seltzer: The Corporate Attorney Who Invented Philly Music Fest

Greg Seltzer is a Corporate Attorney and Partner at Ballard Spahr, and his specialty is Mergers & Acquisitions. Over the past dec…

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May 29, 2019

Mike Solomonov & Steve Cook: The Chefs Behind Zahav, Federal Donuts, …

Mike Solomonov and Steve Cook are the chefs behind Cooknsolo, a collection of restaurants including Zahav, Federal Donuts, The Ro…

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May 9, 2019

Mac Frederick: Sacrificing His Dream Job at Google to Help Small Busi…

Mac Frederick is the Founder and CEO of two companies: one, Momentum Digital, is a digital marketing agency. The other, Phone Rep…

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April 30, 2019

Tony Luke, Jr. Part 2: The Rise and Fall of a Cheesesteak Empire

Tony Luke, Jr. is a cofounder of Tony Luke's, a cheesesteak franchise with multiple locations. He's also an actor, TV personality…

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