Today on B4B, Ken and Mark heard from Jamie Domenici of Salesforce regarding National Small Business Week. Greg McBride from Bankrate.com also talked about the FOMC meeting taking place today. It's Nurses week and from the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, Lynn Erdman, talked about the year of the Healthy Nurse.
On B4B today Ken and Mark learned about a special event in the Nationa's Capital today called "Strolling Thunder". It to support child development and thousands of parents nationwide including from Arizona are in D.C. to support the cause. It's also National Life Insurance Day said Insurance expert Jason Hargraves.
On B4B today Dr. Melissa Thompson and Army National Guard Veteran, Stephen Leon, talked about free dental care for Vets as part of "Healthy Mouth Movement" on June and how Vets can sign up with hundreds of Aspen Dental clinics to receive free dental care. In the Biz Leaders Spotlight today was Terry Bortin, Owner of America's Taco Shop. And in Stump the Chumps no winner today so $100 dollars in gift cards to Los Dos Molinos will be up for grabs on Wednesday.
On B4B today Ken and Mark interviewed over a half dozen guests including Kiplinger's Kim Lankford on what to do with your tax refund. Then Bill Gunderson of Gunderson Capital Management regarding his new show on Money Radio called Best Stocks Now. Also a new show will be Kevin Pearlberg of BlackHawk Capital which also starts next week and it's called It's Just Business. Dara Rummel with Thrivinu.com talked about her new on demand local health service that just launched this month and Coach Darleen Santore talked about Friday being Pay It Forward Day.
Today was jam packed with guests and information and Ken and Mark started the show off with local developer Greg Head who discussed his experience in growing some of the notable companies in the Valley. Then Psychotherapist Jonathan Alpert joined the show talking about what happened to working for the weekend and not ON the weekend. Emmy-Award winning DIY host George Oliphant talked about DIY tricks and projects to do to improve your home and in the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Erik Marcus of Marcus Networking. Rounding out the show was Alex Wilson with his weekly visit about his company Precious Timber.
Today Veterinarian Dr. Gary Weitsman talked about a new National Geographic Kids book all about adopting pets as part of Adopt a Shelter Pet Day on April 30th. From USAA, Greg Jaeger talked about spring home buying tips and resources.
Today on B4B, US Egg owner and head chef, Carmine Manfreti and Mario Gebran were the Biz Leaders Spotlight but also US Egg is also our restaurant giveaway for Stump the Chumps. Also Author Dr. Clifford W. Bassett talked about his book that deals with Allergies called The New Allergy Solution.
On the show today was Doreen's daughter, Nicole, who is a Barista at Starbucks. She answered questions from Mark all about the newest craze, The Unicorn Drink!
Ken Kurt Bock of Country Financial on how to become literate financially. Dr. Glen Mays talked about the 2017 Index that measures each state's health security preparedness. They also gave away a $50 gift card to Danky's Bar-B-que which is having a benefit this Saturday in their parking lot to benefit Phoenix Children's Hospital.
Today on B4B former CIA agent, Charles Goslin, talked about how to Travel safely in the world as we know it today. The in the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Matt Frick, owner of Skyzone.
Today Peter Cohan was a guest on the show talking about the release of his new book called Disciplined Growth Strategies. And with Earth Day on Saturday, Green Living Expert, Jen Boulden, talked about healthy living.
On today's show was author T.R. Reid speaking about Tax Reform and what Americans need to know. Then Daniel Sieberg, A Google Tech Expert, talked about a new look at the world which can be found at www.google.com/earth.
Today on the show, Mark and Ken, got their answer wrong so today's contestant walks away with a $50 dollar gift card to La Piazza Al Forno from the Stump the Chumps contest.
In the Biz Leaders Spotlight was the founder of Rekindle.org, Chris Hooley.
In the Business Leaders Spotlight today was Jerry Ernest from Horizon Community Bank and in the Biz of Sports was special guest Michael Frank from the Lion's Camp Tatiyee-Handicap regarding an upcoming golf tournament to benefit the camp.
Dr. John Huber from mainstreammentalhealth.org talked about the mental benefits of laughter on the show and Matt Schulz, creditcards.com discussed a study regarding credit card use gaining over debit card use.
National Economists are in Phoenix today speaking to area business people about the future of the economy and one of them Visa Chief Economist Wayne Best was on the morning show talking about the economy. Cary Pfeffer owner of Clear Comm Consulting was in the Biz Leaders Spotlight and Alex Wilson from Precious Timber also stopped in for his weekly visit.