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.
On this week's podcast, learn more about Peter J. Mannino and his role as President of Bank of America East Central Florida. Listen as Peter discusses the importance of representing the communities they serve by creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. Bank of America strives to create a place filled with diversity, equity, and inclusiveness right down to the local level of our community.
On this week's podcast, learn more about Junior Achievement Space Coast and listen as we hear from President, Anne Conroy-Baiter. This nonprofit places programs, all delivered by volunteers in grades K-12 classrooms that focus on financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and workforce readiness. JA inspires students to develop competitive skills and confidence. Their success bolsters the local workforce and contributes to economic growth. Learn more about how JA empowers Brevard County young people to own their economic success.
On this week's podcast, learn more about MRC partner, Concerned Citizens and listen as President, Joseph McNeil discusses how the committee was brought together to better the community. Learn about the history of Melbourne as Joseph educates the community about the founders and how he plans to commemorate those individuals that founded Crane Creek in 1867, which later become Melbourne in 1880.
On this week's podcast, learn more about MRC partner, Reinvented Magazine. Their mission is to reinvent the general perception of women in STEM fields while inspiring interest in STEM for young women worldwide. The magazine spotlights role models and shares the unique stories of the diverse women in STEM.