Today marked the 1st Anniversary of Ken and Mark teaming up for the Business for Breakfast show. Congrats guys!!!
Also today in the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Rick Levy, of Vans Pro Shops and in the Biz of Sports was the CEO of Russo & Steele, Drew Alcazar.
No winner on Stump the Chumps so Friday two lucky callers will have a chance to win $100 in gift cards to Tandoori Times Indian Bistro.
Today on B4B, Rebecca Brewster with the American Transportation Research Institute went through the top 100 bottleneck highways in the US. Then Dr. Wilson Compton, Deputy Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse talked about joining forces with teenagers for National Drug & Alcohol Week. Ken and Mark got their answer right but so did the caller to win $100 in gift certificates to Tom's Tavern today.
Today on B4B, Jeff O'Brasky talked about what President Trump suspending the FHS mortgage fee cut will mean to the average consumer. Sjow Saxman talked about how to be financially free in 2017 and some startling statistics about just how much a normal household has put aside for emergencies. Don McDonald from Vestory and the show Talking Real Money made an appearance to talk about his upcoming visit to the Valley.
Today Mark and Ken talked jobs with Jim LInk of Randstad North America. He covered the hottest jobs for 2017. Then in the Business Leaders Spotlight was Jack Weiner, owner of Kool Pool parties. $100 dollars in gift cards will be up for grabs on Wednesday during Stump the Chumps for Tom's Tavern and the guys got their question right and the caller got hers wrong so the prize rolls over.
Today on B4B, Jim Roope, of WestWood One, from Washington, D.C., talked about the protestors at the nation's capitol on this Inauguration Day. Also in the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Erik Verryden of National Processing Solutions. Ken and Mark also gave away a pair of tickets to this years Waste Management Phoenix Open during Stump the Chumps.
Today after a rough start, Ken and Mark, talked with a number of guests including a long time radio show host Don McDonald, of the show Talking Real Money and founder of Vestory. Also the President/CEO of The Alzheimer's Foundation of America, Charles Fuschillo, Jr., regarding the Foundation celebrating its 15th Anniversary with a 15 state educational tour that lands in Phoenix. From Lucia was weekly visitor Chris Lloyd and in the SWS Spotlight today, John Arnold.
Today's show was live at the Russo & Steele Auto Auction at its' new location at Salt River Fields. Ken and Mark had time today to chat with Darin Roberge, Marketing Director, of the show and auction and also with Dr. Patrick Ellinor about AFib and the warning signs of a stroke. Also they gave away a pair of tickets to the Waste Management Phoenix Open during the Stump the Chumps contest.
On today's show Jason Stancill continued filling in for Ken Morgan who was on vacation. Jason and Mark Asher talked with Mario Armstrong about all the new cool gadgets coming out of the CES show live from Las Vegas. World Almanac Senior Editor, Sarah Janssen, talked about the year and what's to come for 2017. In the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Jason Mitchell from the Mitchell Group and in the Biz of Sports Mark talked with Matt Shott from the AZ Coyotes.
Ken and Mark today talked with Nichelle Williams from H&R Block about the millions of taxpayers who will be affected by refund delays this year. Also Joe Ritz from Russo and Steele and Laura Adams from Insurancequotes.com discuss a new study about auto insurance. Ben Miles was in the SWS Spotlight and Travis Okamoto with Caliber was on the show.
Today on Business for Breakfast, Drew Alcazar with Russo & Steele talked about next's week's auction with Jason Stancill. Then travel expert, Pete Trabucco, discussed airport security in the wake of the Fort Lauderdale shootings. Dr. Cass Ingram joined the show to discuss homeopathic remedies for getting sick. In the Business Leaders Spotlight was Matt Hale, CEO, of Modern Acupuncture. Ken and Mark also got their question correct for the third time this week on Stump the Chumps and one lucky winner walked away with $100 in gift cards to Tom's Tavern.
Today's show was loaded with special guests including Habitat for Humanity CDO, Roger Neuhaus and John Bemiss from Russo & Steele. Also Randy Reed from Team Logic IT discussing the top 10 hacks for 2016 and Chris Lloyd from Lucia Capital Group. Chris Lanier, from Southwest Wealth Strategies, also stopped by.