On this week's episode, learn more about our partner, Amego Inc. and their unique vision for the Space Coast. Hear from, Executive Director, Craig DeVincenzo who is a board-certified behavioral therapist and mental health counselor. Amego is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting individuals with developmental disabilities throughout their lifespan. Amego has a huge presence in Massachusetts and opened up a second market in Florida. Learn more about how the Space Coast has become home for this important nonprofit.
On this week's podcast, learn more about our partner, Mosquito Joe of Melbourne/Vero as we hear from President, Kevin Beber. After moving from Cincinnati, Kevin and his wife decided to open up Mosquito Joe of Melbourne/Vero in 2020 during the pandemic. What sets Mosquito Joe apart is their unique team of entomologists, all of who have earned a Ph.D. in insects. Learn more about the many formulas Mosquito Joe's has created to make it more beneficial to their clients, specifically a nosium formula.
On this week's podcast, learn more about the philosophy behind Hedrick Brothers Construction and the contribution they have towards developing the space coast. Specifically, get to know Mike Jaffe, Director of Business Development. Jaffe is not only a father to two kids and is married to his high school sweetheart, but at the age of 16, Jaffe started working for a concrete company that sparked his journey working in construction and business development.
Engagement, Empowerment, Expertise. On this week's podcast, listen as Dr. Ed Jackson, Co-Founder of Meaning-Centered Leadership, speaks on behalf of developing strategies and behaviors that build meaning-centered leadership in an organization. After a plethora of research looking at the way, exemplary leaders created organizational meaning for themselves and their followers. Dr. Ed Jackson along with his partner, Dr. Barbara Bartels published the book, "Meaning-Centered Leadership".
On this week's podcast, please welcome Larry Jarnes, CEO of Northboro Builders and Relentless Private Equity Group. The Melbourne Regional Chamber is honored to have Northboro Builders as a Platinum Investor. In this episode, learn more about Larry's vision on the space coast, including some exciting projects that are on the come up such as Midtown Melbourne, Downtown Eau Gallie, and other future plans such as a new parking garage and hotel. Not only is Larry a strong business leader, but also has a strong heart when it comes down to supporting nonprofits. Listen as Larry shares his story of how he became the man he is today and his reason for giving back to the community.
On this week's episode, get to know our very own MRC Events Manager, Megan Szucs. Megan is a University of Central Florida graduate and is a lovely mother of two twins. On top of being an incredible mother, a wife, and our talented events manager, Megan is a professional when it comes down to balancing work and personal life. Listen as Megan shares tips on how to plan an event with a tight budget. Megan has previously worked for hotels and private country clubs across the country in food and beverage operations, events sales, and management and is excited to bring all of her experience to the Chamber. We are so thrilled to have Megan on our team!
"You won’t change the world by saving an animal, but you will change that animal’s world".
On this week's episode, hear from Associate Director of the SPCA of Brevard, Susan Naylor with her special guest Fiona and her role at this adoption center. Listen as Susan shares insight on the following events you don't want to miss out on!
April 1st: Village Idiot Pub Street Pawty
- Join SPCA for a night out and try their specialty drink Paws & Paradise. They will be collecting gift baskets and animal supplies
April 23: Free Vaccine Clinic
- SPCA will be giving out 500 FREE dog vaccines and 500 FREE cat vaccines. Free microchipping will also be available.
Small business is in the blood! This week's podcast guest, the MRC's own Isabella Serrano, Communications and Marketing Manager, shares her story about growing up on the Space Coast and being raised by two parents who owned small businesses. Learn about her role in the Chamber and how working in a family business has sparked her love for giving back to the community. Isabella is a Full Sail University graduate and holds a Bachelor's degree in Media Communications. Listen as she shares tips on how to elevate your brand appearance while growing your company's social media presence.
On this week's podcast, please welcome our guest Jamara Wilson, Owner of Progressive Cleaning, and also our very own Chair of our Women of Excellence Council and DEI Task Force. The Chamber is honored to have Jamara as part of our community.
In this podcast, learn about Progressive Cleaning and the care they have towards their clients. Also, in addition to Jamara being a successful business owner, learn more about all of the hats she wears around the space coast.
On this week's podcast, learn more about Blue Fox as we hear from the CEO and Founder, Chantal Sheehan. Blue Fox is an advisory and back-office solutions firm designed specifically for the social sector. Chantal is most well-known among clients and team members as being a transformational leader who cares about empowering others through empathy and education. Through her leadership, the Blue Fox team collectively defines why the company exists: People Matter, You Matter! Blue Fox is on a mission to disrupt the traditional accounting model through technology, innovation, and a radically client-centered approach that truly empowers nonprofits and social enterprises.
On this week's podcast, learn more about the Eastern Florida State College Foundation as we hear from Event Coordinator, Jaime Curtis.
The EFSC Foundation cultivates donor and alumni relations to secure the resources required to support scholarships and initiatives to further the college mission. Listen as Jaime further explains her role in the foundation while discussing their upcoming Sixth Annual Backyard BBQ Cook-Off and Family Fest. EFSC Foundation's mission is to maximize donor resources to build futures, transform lives and promote academic excellence.
On this week's podcast, learn more about our neighbor and partner, Bryan McDonough, President of Spotlight Magazine. For 25 years, this magazine has been our local print and digital newspaper. Listen as Bryan discusses how Spotlight has evolved throughout the years to stay up to date with media trends and technological advancements.