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About Town Deb Presents City Talk

About Town Deb Presents City Talk

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Food. Wine. Travel. Join us for a “City Talk” the newest streaming experience on-air and online. Your host About Town Deb will guide you through the latest in fun, featured events and flavors covering all things food, wine, and travel in your city and beyond. Airing Wednesdays at 4 p.m.
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About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Food, Drink, & Wine With Purpose with Hungry In Reno, Crystal Basin Wine Cellars, & Noble Pie Parlor 05/26/21
Guests: Cheree Boteler | Hungry In Reno - HungryInReno.com Deb Dringenberg | Crystal Basin Wine Cellars - CrystalBasin.com Noble Pie Parlor - NoblePieParlor.com Show Notes: Join us as we preview 2021 Reno Food & Drink Week with my wonderful co-host Cheree Boteler of Hungry in Reno. We chat with About Town Deb Wine maker Deb Dringenberg of Crystal Basin Cellars and sample some delicious nosh while broadcasting LIVE from Noble Pie Parlor at the Summit in Reno! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Hall & Wrye: Plastic Surgeons - HallAndWrye.com Wild River Grille - WildRiverGrille.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com AboutTownDeb.wine FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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May 27, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Stories Of Hope with Safe Embrace, Gratis Gives, & Volunteers Of America 05/19/21
Guests: Jed Spendlove | Safe Embrace - SafeEmbrace.org Stefphon Jefferson | Gratis Gives - GratisGives.com Britton Griffith | Volunteers Of America - VOA-NCNN.com Show Notes: Join us as we embrace our future by telling stories of hope with my fabulous co-hosts Britton Griffith of Volunteers of America & Stefphon Jefferson of GratisGives. We're broadcasting LIVE from Faces NV Nightclub, and will be joined by Jed Spendlove of Safe Embrace along with Kimberly Surratt of Surratt Law Practice to make you aware of exciting volunteer & charity events around Reno! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Hall & Wrye: Plastic Surgeons - HallAndWrye.com Wild River Grille - WildRiverGrille.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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May 20, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Beauty & Fun For Everyone with Hall & Wrye Plastic Surgeons and Wild River Grille 05/12/21
Guests: Tracy DuFur, Ali Arnold, & Sherisse Villegas | Hall & Wrye Plastic Surgeons - HallAndWrye.com Reto Gross | Wild River Grille - WildRiverGrille.com Show Notes: Join us as we chat beauty and skin care with the lovely ladies of Hall and Wrye Plastic Surgeons - Tracy DuFur, Ali Arnold, & Sherisse Villegas! You can expect a visit from Wild River Grille's, Reto Gross, who will run down the fine Reno eatery's Summer food & drink specials; as well as some exciting programs! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Hall & Wrye: Plastic Surgeons - HallAndWrye.com Wild River Grille - WildRiverGrille.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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May 13, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Honoring Our Veterans with Kristopher Dahir & Millie Werder of the Nevada Veterans Memorial Plaza 05/05/21
Guests: Kristopher Dahir & Millie Werder | Nevada Veterans Memorial Plaza - NVMP.us Show Notes: Join us as we honor Nevada's veterans & fallen heroes from the future site of the Nevada Veterans Memorial Plaza at Sparks Marina, with special guests Kristopher Dahir & Millie Werder! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
43:03
May 6, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Let's Celebrate Your Hairstylist with Tres M. Benzley of Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio 04/28/21
Guest: Tres M. Benzley | Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio - CaliberSalon.com Show Notes: Join us as we celebrate #NationalHairstylistAppreciationDay with Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio owner and superstar, Tres M Benzley. Tres will share his history and successes as a Reno-area staple, and reminisce about his rise through the ranks of Fashion Week In New York City & Paris! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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April 29, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Serving Others In Our Local Community with Gratis Gives & The Great Reno Balloon Race 04/21/21
Guests: Kirk Allaire | Gratis Gives - GratisGives.com Pete Copeland | The Great Reno Balloon Race - RenoBalloon.com Mary Weber | National Volunteer Week Community Winner Show Notes: Join us as we introduce the winning community member for #NationalVolunteerWeek and recognizing them for their dedication to volunteering, talking about their favorite nonprofit, and much more! We will be joined by co-host, D Kirk Allaire of GratisGives, a charitable initiative turning unnecessary payment processing fees into vital funding for local nonprofit organizations, while reducing costs for participating merchants! Also stopping by is Pete Copeland of The Great Reno Balloon Race, sharing his experiences in volunteering while giving us a preview of what we can expect from this year's aerial event! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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April 22, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Reno Creative Movement with Reno Fine Arts Collective & Mari Chuy's Mexican Kitchen 04/14/21
Guests: Kevin O'Keefe & Briana Dolan | Reno Fine Arts Collective - RenoFineArtsCollective.com Eric Castillo | Mari Chuy's Mexican Kitchen - MariChuysMexicanKitchen.com Show Notes: Join us as we chat with father-daughter duo and founders of Reno Fine Arts Collective - Kevin O'Keefe and Briana Dolan! We will be discussing how RFAC came to be, their vision, the #RenoTahoe arts community, and more! We'll also receive a visit from Eric Lee Castillo of the Elsy Agency & Mari Chuy's Mexican Kitchen, highlighting Tavern Craft tequila and the amazing local partners they're working with! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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April 15, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Empowering Young Women Together with Nevada Youth Empowerment Project 04/07/21
Guests: Britton Griffith & Monica DuPea | Nevada Youth Empowerment Project - NYEP.org Show Notes: Join us as we discuss empowering young women to create lasting change with special guests Britton Griffith and Monica DuPea of Nevada Youth Empowerment Project (NYEP)! NYEP gives homeless young women (18-24) in the Reno area a chance to reroute their lives through a structured program that provides housing and basic needs, life skills training, opportunities to practice new life skills, and the support & love of a family! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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April 8, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Brain Restoration with Neuropsychology Doctor Joseph McClendon III & Shila Morris of The Mentorship Quest Podcast 03/31/21
Guests: Joseph McClendon III | Doctor of Neuropsychology - JosephMcClendon.com Shila Morris | Kay & Shi, The Mentorship Quest Podcast, & Squeeze In - KayAndShi.com Show Notes: Join us as we discuss the positive impact of brain restoration on mental health, energy levels, and cognitive function, with Joseph McClendon III, Doctor of Neuropsychology and one of the most sought after Ultimate Performance Specialists in the industry. Joseph holds several certifications in the neurosciences arena. He taught at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for seven years and is frequently called upon to lecture at other higher learning institutions like Harvard University; as well as, many #Fortune500 companies in the United States, Europe, and Australia. Co-hosting with us is Shi of The Mentorship Quest and co-owner of Squeeze In. Since 2015, Kay & Shi have shared their stories and strategies as speakers and podcasts hosts; in addition to, serving as the marketing faculty for leadership expert and bestselling author John C. Maxwell’s global team of speakers, coaches, and trainers. They love to serve delightful experiences with results-oriented focus and simple, actionable takeaways. Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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March 31, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Community Conversation with Gratis Gives & Disability Resources Inc. 03/24/21
Guests: Kirk Allaire | Gratis Gives - GratisGives.com Keenan Polan | Disability Resources Inc. - Facebook.com/DisabilityResourcesInc Siena Lee & Melissa Ung | About Town Deb Staff Show Notes: Join us, along with special guest co-host Kirk Allaire of Gratis Gives as we chat about all things local, non-profit, community, and more! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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March 24, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Celebrating Local Women with Bella Vita Bistro 03/17/21
Guests: Lori, Jesse, & Courtney Baxter | Bella Vita Bistro - BellaVitaBistro.com Show Notes: Join us as we celebrate local women rocking our food industry with Lori, Jesse, & Courtney Baxter, owners of Bella Vita Bistro, a female-owned eatery in Carson City. We will cover topics from how her family is involved in the restaurant, their healthy living program, their monthly specials, and more! It is also St. Patrick's Day, so don't forget to sport your best green! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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March 17, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Shave For The Brave with Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Fund and Caliber Hair & Makeup Salon 03/10/21
Guests: Shirley Folkins-Roberts & Alicia Rasmussen, Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Fund - NVChildrensCancer.org Tres Benzley, Caliber Hair & Makeup Salon - CaliberSalon.com Show Notes: Join us as we chat with Shirley Folkins-Roberts & Alicia Rasmussen of Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation about their upcoming event on March 18th - #ShaveForTheBrave! Tres M Benzley of Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio will also be joining us for a special surprise! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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March 11, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Life Is Worth It with Reno Behavioral Hospital, LifeIsWorthIt.org, & Surratt Law 03/03/21
Guests: Kim Surratt, Special Co-Host | Surratt Law Practice - LawyersForFamilies.com Don Butterfield, Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital - RenoBehavioral.com Emma White - LifeIsWorthIt.org Show Notes: Join us as we have a conversation on the importance of doing something that makes us and others happy. Our guests include, special guest co-host Kimberly Surratt of Surratt Law Practice, Don Butterfield of Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital, and Emma White of Lifeisworthit.org. We will be diving deep into what Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital does for community; as well as, learning about the difference Life Is Worth It makes as an organization. Whether it's giving someone a hug, letting them know what they mean to you, or telling a joke, we can all put a smile on someone's space! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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March 4, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: World Bartender's Day with 1864 Tavern & Hungry In Reno 02/24/21
Guests: Cheree Boteler, Special Co-Host | Hungry in Reno - HungryInReno.com Dylan Evans, 1864 Tavern - 1864Tavern.com Show Notes: Join us as we celebrate #WorldBartendersDay! We will be bringing on a guest bartender that was nominated by YOU, the community! They will be talking about their passion, favorite drinks they like to make, and much more! Our special guest co-host is Cheree Boteler, founder of Hungry in Reno! Hungry in Reno is a collaborative food and drink brand that provides the opportunity for Reno/Tahoe locals and visitors to become connected personally to the owners and chefs in their community. Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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February 25, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Kindness Rocks with For Kids Foundation, STEP2 Reno, & Gratis Gives 02/17/21
Guests: Kirk Allaire, Special Co-Host | Gratis Gives - GratisGives.com Annie Goni-Stewart, For Kids Foundation - ForKidsFoundation.org Mari Hutchinson, STEP2 Reno - Step2Reno.org Show Notes: Join us as we chat with D Kirk Allaire from GratisGives, Nevada, Annie Goni-Stewart from the For Kids Foundation, and Mari Gregg Hutchinson from STEP2, to talk about how even the smallest act of kindness can change a life! Remember, it's #RandomActsofKindnessDay, so go out there and celebrate by surprising someone with your own random act of kindness. Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
43:11
February 18, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Women's Health Elevated with Dr. Madeline Hardacre 02/10/21
Guest: Dr. Madeline Hardacre, Women's Health Elevated - WomensHealthElevated.com Show Notes: It is my honor to have Dr. Madeline Hardacre from Women's Health Elevated joining us as we celebrate and discuss the importance of raising awareness for Women's Heart Health. Dr. Hardacre is a board-certified physician in gynecology and lifestyle medicine. She is also a Wellcoaches Certified Health and Wellness Coach. We will also be diving deep into heart disease and its risk factors, how you can lower your risk of heart disease, and more! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: Facebook.com/womenshealthelevated AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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February 11, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Women In Sports with The Murdock Sisters of The Biggest Little Fashion Truck 02/03/21
Guests: Britton Murdock Nunn, Brigitte Murdock, & McKain Murdock | The Biggest Little Fashion Truck - BLFTReno.com Show Notes: Join us as we chat with Britton Murdock Nunn, Brigitte Murdock, and McKain Murdock about what it means to be a female lifetime athlete, what it taught them, and MORE! Here's a little background into our special guests: ⭐ Britton played softball at the University of Nevada, Reno where she won back-to-back Western Athletic Conference Championships, back-to-back NCAA appearances, and national top 25 rankings. Her name is in the record book top 10 in all hitting categories. ⭐ Brigitte played Division I indoor and beach volleyball as libero and defensive specialists, playing in almost every match over her 4-year career Sacramento State University. She also had the opportunity to go to China with her team in 2017 and played against the Chinese National Team. ⭐ McKain was a 3-sport athlete for Reno High School - excelling in Volleyball, Basketball, and Track. She is the ONLY girl on the Nevada Wolf Pack Boxing team and is the team president. Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
43:08
February 4, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Embracing For Change with Safe Embrace & Surratt Law 01/27/21
Guests: Jessica Cisneros, Safe Embrace - SafeEmbrace.org Kim Surratt, Co-Host & Surratt Law Practice - LawyersForFamilies.com Show Notes: Join us as we chat with Jessica Cisneros, Executive Director of Safe Embrace, about how they provide extensive training to their staff and volunteers in an effort to help survivors of abuse and human trafficking.  We will also be talking about #HumanTraffickingAwarenessMonth, joining #Resolution195, and much more! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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January 28, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Women, Wine, & Cheese with GourMelt and Two Chicks 01/20/21
Guests: Haley Moseley & Jessie Henderson, GourMelt & Two Chicks - GourMeltNV.com | TwoChicksReno.com Show Notes: Help us support #NationalCheeseDay as I chat with Haley Moseley & Jessie Henderson, two inspiring Northern Nevada entrepreneurs and founders of food trucks-turned-Reno staples, GourMelt & Two Chicks! What better pairing than wine & cheese, as we discuss women in business, being rockstar mothers, and running not one, but two amazing restaurants! Show Sponsors: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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January 21, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: A Giant Event with Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation & Gratis Gives 01/13/21
Guests: Shirley Folkins-Roberts & Alicia Rasmussen, Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation - NVChildrensCancer.org Kirk Allaire, Gratis Gives - GratisGives.com Show Notes: Join us as I chat with Shirley Folkins-Roberts, Executive Director of Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation and share how you can virtually join in the fun of their upcoming A Giant Event for Childhood Cancer! Support an amazing cause while taking in unheard stories from some of the San Francisco Giants' greatest players and broadcasters! We'll also will be joined by our newest sponsor, D Kirk Allaire of GratisGives, Nevada, a local payment processing company with a mission to support Northern Nevada charities! Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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January 14, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Sunday Morning Rituals with Tahoe Blue Vodka 01/06/21
Guests: Chris DeMay & Molly LeGoy, Tahoe Blue Vodka - TahoeBlueVodka.com Show Notes: Join us to see how you can create a cozy #SundayFunday with family & friends, which is more important now than ever. Chris DeMay and Molly Marie LeGoy of Tahoe Blue Vodka, will be sharing their Sunday morning rituals with us and we will be making Chris's Tahoe Blue Vodka Bloody Marys, a #DebsPick for sure!  We'll also will be sharing a few perfect afternoon snacks, favorite board games, and more so you can enjoy your Sunday and create new memories. What is your Sunday ritual or favorite local coffee shop? Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Gratis Gives: Charitable Payment Processing - GratisGives.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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January 7, 2021
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021 with Special Guest Britton Griffith 12/30/20
Guest: Britton Griffith, Special Guest Show Notes: Listen in as my fabulous co-host, Britton Griffith, and I take a look back at 2020...what we've learned, our biggest challenges, & even our favorite books! We welcome your interaction for this special year-end episode, so be sure to chime in with your 2020 takeaways, stories, & inspirations. Let's get ready to say "goodbye" to 2020 Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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December 31, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Christmas Fun & Holiday Traditions with Britton Griffith and Mike Owen of Crystal Basin Cellars 12/23/20
Guests: Britton Griffith, Special Guest Mike Owen, Crystal Basin Cellars - CrystalBasin.com Show Notes: On this special Christmas edition of #CityTalk, I'll be reminiscing with my good friend and amazing community partner, Britton Griffith, about holiday traditions & my picks for delicious #Christmas eats!  Mike Owen of Crystal Basin Cellars will be stopping by as we chat about the overwhelming joy I had in labelling my very first bottle of About Town Deb wine! Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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December 24, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Travel Nevada Holiday Picks & More with Crystal Basin Cellars, Note-Able Music Therapy Services, & Travel Nevada 12/16/20
Guests: Tracie Barnthouse, Travel Nevada - TravelNevada.com Sarah Toney, Note-Able Music Therapy Services - NMTSReno.org Mike Owen, Crystal Basin Cellars - CrystalBasin.com Show Notes: Stumped on what to get your loved ones for the holidays this year? Then make sure to catch this week's episode of #CityTalk, where I will be chatting with Tracie Barnthouse from Travel Nevada about my favorite local holiday gifts! Travel Nevada’s gift guide provides inspiration for the Nevada-lovers in your life. Share your home state pride by supporting Nevada businesses and giving gifts that can only be found (or experienced) in the #SilverState. Even better, Sarah Toney, Development Director at Note-Able Music Therapy Services, will be joining us to talk about their upcoming Jingle Jangle Jolly Joy Jam, a virtual sing-along event for the whole family! We have a Bonus Surprise by Mike Owen of Crystal Basin Cellars at the TOP of the SHOW! Big news! Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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December 17, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Doing Good In Denim with Reno Rodeo Foundation & Surratt Law 12/09/20
Guests: Kimberly Surratt, Special Guest Co-Host | Surratt Law Practice - LawyersForFamilies.com Clara Andriola, Reno Rodeo Foundation - RenoRodeoFoundation.org Show Notes: This week, I am honored to have Kimberly Surratt as my co-host as we chat with our guest, Clara Andriola, about the Reno Rodeo Foundation's Annual Denim Drive. Clara Andriola, Executive Director of the Reno Rodeo Foundation, and Kim Surratt of Surratt Law Practice, will be discussing how you can help foster kids this holiday season. The #RenoRodeoDenimDrive provides comfort with new clothing, new teddy bears, new books, and new rolling back-packs to abused, neglected, and abandoned children who have experienced the unimaginable in 14 Northern Nevada counties. Learn how you can get involved in this year's drive! Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: KatieCoombsUncommonSense.com NVChildrensCancer.org AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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December 10, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Time To Adventure Together with Uncommon Sense & Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation 12/02/20
Guests: Camie Yokote, Special Guest Co-Host Adam Czajkowski, Eligible Bachelor Dillon Davidson, Eligible Bachelor Show Notes: On this week's #CityTalk, I'm promoting Katie Coombs from Uncommon Sense's upcoming event, "Time to Adventure, Together", benefitting Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation! Not only will I be auctioning off an adventure at this event, but I am also excited to tell you all that the William N. Pennington Foundation is matching donations to NNCCF dollar-for-dollar up to $500,000! Tune in to hear interviews with bachelors, Dillon Davidson and Adam Czajkowksi, and learn how to participate in this year's virtual event! Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: KatieCoombsUncommonSense.com NVChildrensCancer.org AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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December 3, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Thankful For Local with Britton Griffith 11/25/20
Guests: Britton Griffith, Special Guest Show Notes: My good friend and community rock star, Britton Griffith, and are on set at Wild River Grille Reno, as we share the many ways that you can celebrate and support your community this #HolidaySeason.  Britton and I both feel that it is important to support our community by reaching out and giving what we can, whether it is lending a helping hand, sharing a smile, calling an old friend, or supporting your favorite non-profit.  Most of all, we want to thank you for being here for us, so please tune in and find out ways you can make a difference as we say #TogetherWeAreOneHeart. Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: WildRiverGrille.com AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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November 26, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Adoption - Your Forever Home with Surratt Law Practice 11/18/20
Guests: Kimberly Surratt, Surratt Law Practice - SurrattLaw.com Show Notes: Say hello to my first sponsor, and guest of this week's City Talk, Kimberly Surratt of Surratt Law Practice! November is #NationalAdoptionMonth, and to raise awareness, I will be chatting with Kim about all things adoption. Kim has been working in Family Law for 16 years and it has grown into her passion. Starting in 2004, with her first surrogacy matter, she has immersed herself in assisted reproduction law, surrogacies, and adoption. Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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November 19, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: The Season Of Giving Pt 2. with Dorinda's Chocolates, Design On Edge, Step 2 Reno, & The Reno Riverwalk District 11/11/20
Guests: Dustin Vance, Dorinda's Chocolates - DorindasChocolates.com Cheree Boteler, Step 2 Reno & Nevada HIP - Step2Reno.org | NevadaHIP.com Jinger Leigh-Kalin & Mark Kalin, The Reno Riverwalk District - RenoRiverwalk.org Courtney Meredith, Design on Edge - DesignOnEdge.com Show Notes: We're at Dorinda's Chocolates South Creek, with special guests, Courtney Meredith of Design on Edge, and Cheree Boteler of STEP2 Reno! We will be sampling some of Dorinda's yummy chocolate as we celebrate our fantastic community and opportunities for you to join us as we all give back! I am excited to be chatting with Courtney Meredith, Jinger Leigh-Kalin, and Mark Kalin with the Reno Riverwalk District as they share a pretty darn cool way to learn the history of the Biggest Little City with their newest event, the #WeirdRenoWalkingTour! Cheree Boteler will also be sharing about Step 2 and Nevada HIP, a non-profit organization providing food relief and basic need assistance to low income and unemployed hospitality and service industry workers. Seeing that it is #VeteransDay, I would like to dedicate this show to my dad, Papa Tony, and all veterans for their service. Making a difference today will help keep your memories alive. Papa, thank you for your service and for showing me how to share my heart with our community. Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: NVChildrensCancer.org AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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November 12, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: The Season Of Giving with Wild River Grille & Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation 11/04/20
Guests: Chuck Shapiro, Wild River Grille - WildRiverGrille.com Shirley Folkins-Roberts, Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation - NVChildrensCancer.org Show Notes: On this week's #CityTalk, I'm heading to Wild River Grille in the heart of the Reno Riverwalk District with special guest, Shirley Folkins-Roberts! Shirley Folkins-Roberts, Executive Director and Founder of Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation, will be once again joining me as we share how we can support our local community during this Holiday Season. We will also be talking about the gratitude they feel after 20 years of support in Nevada! As you all know, NNCCF is a cause dear to my heart. This year, my goal is to raise $5,000 for NNCCF with the help of Dorinda's Chocolates. Make sure to come to our next Chocolate & Wine Pairing on November 19 to help support our goal to raise $5,000! We even found the perfect gift for our San Francisco Giants Fans so be sure to tune in to learn more! Show Sponsor: Surratt Law: Family Matters - SurrattLaw.com Resource Links: DorindasChocolates.com AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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November 5, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Women, Wine, & Sharing Your Voice with Mediterranean Vineyards & Teneral Cellars 10/28/20
Guests: Pauline Stanley, Mediterranean Vineyards - MediVineyards.com Jill Osur, Teneral Cellars - TeneralCellars.com Show Notes: LIVE from the beautiful hills of Mediterranean Vineyards with Jill Osur, Founder and CEO of Teneral Cellars, and Pauline Stanley, Tasting Room Manager at Mediterranean Vineyards, as we discuss my favorite topic: wine! 🍷 🥂 First, we chatted with Pauline about Mediterranean Vineyards and their Old World-inspired wines! You'll also hear all about the #AboutTownDebWineTour that took place this past Saturday night. It was great fun! 👩‍💻 After, we spoke with my good friend, Jill, as she follows her heart and soul to empower us all! Learn all about her new project, Teneral Cellars, a digital community of like-minded women who sip, create, and act with purpose. Teneral Cellars is dedicated to empowering and elevating women, including women who are Black, Indigenous, and people of color, into the wine industry through education, grants, and employment opportunities. Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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October 28, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Carson City, Here We Come Again with The Bank Saloon, Visit Carson City, Mangia Tutto, Nevada Day Inc, & Holiday Inn and Suites Carson City 10/21/20
Guests: Richard Bragiel, The Bank Saloon & Mangia Tutto - Facebook.com/BankSaloonNV | MangiaTuttoPizzeria.com David Peterson, Visit Carson City - VisitCarsonCity.com Ken Hamilton, Nevada Day Inc. - NevadaDay.com Christopher DeGenova, Holiday Inn & Suites Carson City - IHG.com Show Notes: We are excited to welcome back one of my favorite Carson City Co-Hosts, David Peterson, the Executive Director at Visit Carson City. Dave’s knowledge of Carson City is the best and his love for our great state shines bright. We will be interviewing our good friend, Richard Bragiel, Proprietor of Bank Saloon NV & Owner of Mangia Tutto, who also loves our great state (and, by the way, is one amazing chef)!‍ Also joining us is Ken Hamilton, Executive Director for Nevada Day Inc. Get ready to learn lots of cool things to do in Carson City to celebrate Nevada Day 2020! We would like to thank Christopher DeGenova, General manager of Holiday Inn Express and Suites Carson City, for once again hosting Jorja and I as we enjoy the charm of our great capitol! Resource Links: AboutTownDeb.com FenixMedia.us ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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October 21, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Love Should Be Sweet with Safe Embrace 10/14/20
Guests: Jessica Cisneros & Judy O'Brien, Safe Embrace - safeembrace.org Show Notes: Love Should Be Sweet Campaign with Safe Embrace Broadcasting  LIVE from Piñon Bottle. Thank you to Radium owner of Pinon Bottle for his hospitality and hosting our show today. Listen in as we celebrate the Love Should Be Sweet Campaign with the incredible team at Safe Embrace. Executive Director Jessica Cisneros,  Judy O’Brien, Diana Ramirez and John Malcolm as they shared and sampled Pinon's purple drink options, as well as goodies from Ferino Distillery, Amari, Dorinda’s  Chocolates, Doughboy  Donuts,  Handcrafted Gourmet Burger Bar, Mother of Macros, Pangolin Café, and Code Coffee. We sure did love sampling these amazing treats which brought lots of smiles. We also had some time to reflect what this campaign really means to so many of our community members who are struggling with Domestic Abuse.  Be sure to have a listen to see how this show just might help save a life knowing that Safe Embrace is ready to help 24 hours a day. If you or someone you know is struggling with Domestic Violence – Tell Someone by calling the Safe Embrace Hotline at 775-322-3466.  # LoveShouldBeSweet #SaveEmbrace #TellSomeone #AboutTownDeb #TogetherWeAreOneHeart  #YelpReno Resource Links: abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 400009234) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by Fenix Media, Sparks, NV.
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October 14, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Sample The Sierra with Tahoe Chamber of Commerce, Poor Reds, & Crystal Basin Wine Cellars 09/09/20
Guests: Emily Abernathy, Tahoe Chamber of Commerce - tahoechamber.org Dean Matthews, Poor Reds - poorreds.com Deb Fraites, Crystal Basin Wine Cellars - crystalbasin.com Show Notes: Today on City Talk w/ AboutTownDeb ep. 29 we will be recording on-site at Crystal Basin Cellars in Northern California’s Sierra Foothills to talk about the Sample the Sierra Virtual Farm-To-Fork competition by Tahoe Chamber❣️ We will be joined via Zoom by Mike Peron, Content & Revenue Director for Swift Communications, who will be co-hosting an all-star cast of guests involved w/ Sample the Sierra including: We missed you Mike..  - Emily Abernathy, Director of Operations for Tahoe Chamber 💙 thank you for Co-Hosting for Mike.  - Chris Scott, the tasting room rockstar of Crystal Basin Cellars (never a dull moment) 🥂🥂. Chis heading out to help with the fires and was missed  - Executive Chef Dean Matthews of Poor Red's, who’s been voted one of the top chefs in El Dorado County for the past three years and appeared on Food Network’s “Supermarket Stakeout” snow 📺🔪🥒. Rocked it ... - Lucas Huff, the director of Brand Advocacy at Bently Ranch who was voted as one of Reno Tahoe Young Professionals Network “40 under 40” best business professionals in our area 🥃👏. We missed you as well ..  Bonus, Debi with Crystal Basin and Nello Olivo with Nello Olivo Winery popped in and shared some laughs.  Thank you to Historic Cary House hosting us and to Ambience for styling me! Resource Links: http://www.samplethesierra.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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September 9, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Empowering Women with eWomen Network & Reno Rodeo Foundation 09/02/20
Guests: Dorinda Vance, eWomen Network & Dorinda's Chocolate - ewomennetwork.com Clara Andriota, Reno Rodeo Foundation - renorodeofoundation.org Show Notes: Today on City Talk with AboutTownDeb ep. 28, we will be back home in Reno with some Empowering Women! 💪💁‍♀️ #womenempoweringwomen I am excited to welcome two of my favorite Reno Women, Dorinda Vance and Clara Andriola! These inspiring women are making a difference each and every day in our Northern Nevada community! 💙 Dorinda Vance is a longtime friend and business associate of mine who I can’t say enough good things about! She is a chocolatier extraordinaire, the owner of Dorinda's Chocolates and LiveKaya, and now she’s the new Managing Director of our eWomenNetwork Chapter in Reno 🌟 Our second rock star community leader is Clara Andriola, the Executive Director of the Reno Rodeo Foundation. Clara will be sharing some exciting news from Reno Rodeo Foundation and their sponsor Dolan Auto Group about “Rhythm & Rawhide”! This event had to pivot BIG TIME because of the pandemic, and we’re so glad this Tribute To Our Community is happening Sat, Sept. 12 🐂🐃🐎🎶 Resource Links: https://shop.livekaya.com/www/Home https://dorindaschocolates.com/event-ticket/september-17th-wine-chocolate-pairing/ https://www.nvchildrenscancer.org/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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September 2, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: LIVE from Via Romano Vineyards in El Dorado Wine Country 08/26/20
Guests: Leanne Davis, Via Romano Vineyards - vrv.vin Kara Sather, El Dorado Wine Country - eldoradowines.org Show Notes: Today on City Talk with AboutTownDeb, ep. 27 we will be LIVE at Via Romano Vineyards in El Dorado Wine Country   My good friends Leanne Davis from Via Romano Vineyards and Kara Sather of El Dorado Wine Countryjoined me today as  we get ready for a A Taste of Italy right in the Heart of El Dorado.  Learn how you too can join in on some El Dorado Wine Fun as share some of our favorite places to taste and just enjoy some down time, wine, friendships and more!  I will also share some of my AboutTownDeb Reno Partnership opportunities to win Wine !  So listen in, pour your favorite glass of wine and join us for a hour of chat. Resource Links: abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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August 27, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Tahoe Style with FNCTN Music, Tahoe Heartbeat, & Plan My Getaway 08/19/20
Guests: Mike Peron, FNCTN Music - facebook.com/FNCTNMusic Parker Alexander, Tahoe Heartbeat - tahoeheartbeat.com Todd Poth, Plan My Getaway Reno - planmygetaway.com Show Notes: TODAY on City Talk with AboutTownDeb “TahoeDeb”, ep. 26 will be LIVE at the Tahoe Beach Club with special co-host Mike Peron! What better person than Mike who is the Content & Revenue Director for Swift Communications in conjunction with running his own event/promotion company called FNCTN! He also spends his days off supporting Tahoe and still manages to get in some golf and tennis! We can’t wait to share our #DebsDay in Tahoe as we explore the beauty and Fun you can have all while you social distance . Mike and I are excited to welcome Parker Alexander with Tahoe Heartbeat and Todd Poth with Getaway Reno Tahoe as we all share our adventures with you so you can join in the Tahoe fun! Both of these amazing Tahoe Rockstars have the biggest hearts and give back each day! Special thank you to the Tahoe Beach Club. The first lakeside community to be built in more than 30 years. We can’t wait to experience the private setting offering unparalleled beach access and panoramic mountain views with thoughtfully designed residences and a new luxury clubhouse at its helm. Whether you choose to become a club member, or make it your home, Tahoe Beach Club will be your four-season playground where everything is right at the beach. So tune in to City Talk and experience the beauty of Lake Tahoe! #tahoelife #abouttowndeb #LivinItAndLovinIt #debspick #CityTalk Resource Links: https://www.mcpstahoe.net/ http://beachhousetahoe.com/ https://www.blftreno.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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August 19, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Carson City Here I Come with Visit Carson City, Shoe Tree Brewing, Brewery Arts Center, & V&T Railway 08/12/20
Guests: Dave Peterson, Visit Carson City - visitcarsoncity.com Paul Young, Shoe Tree Brewing - shoetreebrewing.com Ken Farley, Brewery Arts Center - breweryarts.org Elaine Barkdull, V&T Railway - vtrailway.com Show Notes: Carson City Here I come – From Beer to Arts to Rail Bikes and MORE I am so excited to have Dave Peterson the Executive Director of Visit Carson City Co-Host my show this week.– with is many years of Tourism experience and especially with Nevada and rocking Carson City we will sully be informed and get ready to be amused. He is quite the Funny GUY! We will be chatting with Paul Young, owner and operator of the Shoe Tree Brewing Company sampling some new Brews. Ken Farley, who is now the interim president of theBrewery Arts Center and from what we hear quite the rock star in Carson City as well as the lovely Elaine Barkdull, Spencer, General Manager of the V&T Railway - Carson City who will be sharing all V & T Railroad and their newest Rail Bikes! Bonus, lots of cool Reno events to be shared and even a few bloopers from AboutTownDeb known as “Debbie Talk”. Mangia Tutto l Holiday Inn Express & Suites Carson City l Piazza i Reno Riverwalk District l Dorinda's Chocolates l eWomenNetwork l NGBN Carson City TV l Visit Carson Cityl @August Virtual Wine Lock l August 20th Wine Pairing. Resource Links: abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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August 12, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: What Would You Rather Not with Hungry In Reno & G-Suite 08/05/20
Guests: Cheree Boteler, Hungry In Reno - hungryinreno.com Brian Bosma, G-Suite - linkedin.com/in/gsuite Show Notes: Today on City Talk w/ AboutTownDeb, Ep. 26 features an up-and-coming young professional, Brian Bosma, who I’ll interview with guest co-host, Cheree Boteler, of Hungry in Reno 🤩 #CityTalk Play along as we enjoy a fun game of “Would You Rather” and join us as I tell them about my Carson City Staycation last week 💙 Visit Carson City Brian Bosma is the founder of G_Suite LLC and owns a nationally recognized public relations and marketing agency. The firm's clients include Fortune 500 companies, Grammy Award-Winning Artists, and Politicians. As a nationally ranked collegiate debator and presentor, Brian has parlayed his skills into award-winning marketing strategies with the creation of nationwide products and brands. Living in the madness of exclusivity and creativity, Bosma makes his wayyyyy into Deb's Town. Text him at 775-813-3766 or connect with me on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/gsuite/❣️ Bonus..2 #abouttowndeb surprises! Did someone say wine & Good Morning Carson? Hmmm ??? Design on Edge l Crystal Basin Cellars l Squeeze In l My Place Hotels l Shoe Tree Brewing Company l Mangia Tutto l midtown eats l Debs Dress by Biggest Little Fashion Truck Resource Links: https://visitcarsoncity.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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August 5, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Your New Home Away From Home with Visit Carson City, KPS3, & Mangia Tutto Pizzeria 07/29/20
Guests: Lydia Bruegge, Visit Carson City - visitcarsonvalley.org Chrisie Yabu, KPS3 - kps3.com Richard Bragiel, Mangia Tutto Pizzeria - mangiatuttopizzeria.com Show Notes: Visit Carson City - Your New Home Away From Home - Nevada Born! We’ll be on-location for a special episode of City Talk w/ AboutTownDeb today (7/29)! Ep. 25 features a very special guest, Lydia Bruegge from Visit Carson City 🏔❣️ We will be live at Mangia Tutto Italian eatery sharing all the exciting adventures to be had in Nevada’s beautiful capital city. Carson City is full of history, amazing restaurants, art, outdoor trails and so much more 💙 Tons of FUN chatting with the Visit Carson City Team. You never know what hidden facts you will find out. + Visit Carson City is here to help you plan your next visit to the capital city as safely as possible 💕 Resource Links: https://travelnevada.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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July 29, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Finding Your Social Flow In Life & Business with Cheree Boteler & Corey Michael 07/22/20
Guests: Cheree Boteler, Hungry In Reno - hungryinreno.com Corey Michael, Marketer - thecoreymichael.com Jackie Shelton, Cordillera Film Festival - cordillera2020.eventive.org Show Notes: Today on ep. 24 of City Talk with AboutTownDeb, we will be in studio with two of our favorite guests. Cheree Boteler with Hungry in Reno & Corey Michael with Corey Michael Design & Consulting as we chat about Four Personal Identity types during this difficult time and as we recover and move forward.⏩ This should be interesting! What do you think you are? The Defender? The Guardian? The Synergist or the Catalyst? We will also be getting some fun topics in like dating and marriage proposals! 💏 We would love you to join us by sharing in the comments below and we just might share on air! 👇 Share one of your craziest dating stories ? 🤩 Share one of the best marriage proposal you have seen?🥰 Love having Jackie Ruiz Shelton call in at the top of the hour and share about the Cordillera International Film Festival! 🎥 #AboutTownDeb #CityTalk #SocialMedia #Dating #Podcast #CordilleraInternationalFilmFestival Resource Links: https://dorindaschocolates.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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July 22, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Chocolate, Wine, & Ice Cream with Dorinda's Chocolate 07/15/20
Guests: Dustin Vance & Amber Hale, Dorinda's Chocolate - dorindaschocolates.com Show Notes: Today on ep. 23 of City Talk with AboutTownDeb, we will be on-site at Dorinda's Chocolates // Rolled: Mountain Creamery where we’ll be joined by two of their superstars, COO Dustin Vance and GM Amber Hale 🤩 First, we‘ll talk about Dorinda’s Wine & Chocolate Pairing Experience, which happens the third Thursday of every month at their location downtown by the Trucker River! The next one is this Thurs (7/16), and you can use code “ATDPAIRING” at the final checkout page (https://dorindaschocolates.com/shop/july-16th-wine-pairing/) to be entered into a raffle to win a gift basket featuring wines from Eldorado County 💝🍷🍫😋 Then we’ll talk about National Ice Cream Day, which is happening this Sunday (7/19) at Rolled: Mountain Creamery, where they’ll have tons of fun promos going on🍦😍 Resource Links: http://rolledmountaincreamery.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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July 15, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: More Ways Than One To Give Back with Giver Marketing, Nevada HIP, & Sensi Castillo 07/08/20
Guests: Timothy Morgan, Giver Marketing - givermarketing.com Cheree Boteler, Nevada HIP - nevadahip.com Eric Castillo, Sensi Castillo - facebook.com/SensiCastillo Show Notes: Today on Ep. 22 of City Talk with AboutTownDeb, we will be joined by two of our favorite returning guests! First, we have Cheree Boteler, the President of Nevada HIP, which is just one of the many hats she wears to support our community! She will be sharing how Nevada HIP helped our hospitality industry workers and where they are now❣️ In case you aren’t familiar with Nevada HIP, it stands for Nevada Hospitality Industry Partnerships (HIP). The program has handed out over 3,000 meals (approximately 9,000 servings) to out-of-work or limited-work hospitality and service team members ❤️ If you need assistance the form is below. The form can be accessed by visiting NevadaHIP.com/request-assistance/ or by e-mailing info@NevadaHIP.com. The information submitted via this form will only be shared with The HIP Management Team. We’re also be welcoming back Timothy Morgan, Founder of Giver Marketing and he will be chatting with us about how social media is more powerful now than ever! Bonus... Eric my social media guru will join the set! Resource Links: abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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July 8, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Turn Your Passion Into Income with The Reno Riverwalk District, Goldline Brands, & Corey Michael Design 07/01/20
Guests: Eddie Gurth, Reno Riverwalk District Jill Osur, Goldline Brands - goldlinebrands.com Corey Michael, Corey Michael Design - facebook.com/coreymichaeldesign Show Notes: City Talk with About Town Deb ep. 21 streaming 4pm today (7/1)! We’ll have Reno Riverwalk District’s Executive Admin Assistant Eddie Gurth  on to chat about their second “Virtual Wine Walk” event happening now through July 16 to get your tickets. See the goodies we found in our first Virtual Wine Walk bags, and hear about some of the added value, even more goodies and WINE you’ll find in the second virtual wine walk bags  🍷🍺😋 1850 Wine Cellars Get your tickets below for July 18th FUN https://www.eventbrite.com/e/july-virtual-wine-lock-tickets… We will also have Jill Osur  from 1850 Wine Cellars, who will go in-depth talking about amazing 1850 Wine being featured in the Virtual Wine Walk. Plus, watch for our WINE GIVEAWAY live during today’s City Talk!!! Simply comment “1850“ during our Facebook LIVE to enter the 1850 Wine giveaway. Share this post now with privacy set to “Public” for extra entries 🍾💃 Then we are excited to have the Founder of Corey Michael Design & Consulting, Corey Michael (pics 8-9) himself to touch on how he “leverages his passion for people, his creative outlook, and his love for technology to help businesses, churches, and non-profits reach their full potential.” He’ll give us “3 Steps To Turn Your Passion Into Income” 😍💸 #CityTalkPodcast #AboutTownDeb #TogetherWeAreOneHeart Resource Links: http://www.1850winecellars.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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July 1, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Movies In The Park with Cordillera International Film Festival 06/24/20
Guests: Emily Skyle-Golden & Jackie Ruiz Shelton, Cordillera International Film Festival - ciffnv.org Show Notes: Movies In The Park every weekend in July at the Drive-In West Wind Drive-In and Public Market! Did we say free? Thanks, Cordillera International Film Festival 🚘🍿🎬 Today on City Talk with About Town Deb, we will be chatting with Emily Skyle-Golden, the Founder and executive director of the Cordillera Int’l Film Festival, and Jackie Ruiz Shelton, Board Member for Cordillera! You’ll learn about Movies in the Park and how lucky Reno is to have the Cordillera Film Festival right here in Northern Nevada. We will also be hearing some side stories about how Emily has been pivoting during quarantine! What is it? Day 96??! Did I mention Jackie and her husband Clay are recently married?! Resource Links: https://www.facebook.com/CordilleraIntlFilmFest/ https://www.emilyskyle.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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June 24, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Giver Mentality with Giver Marketing & Reno Restaurant Week 06/17/20
Guests: Timothy Morgan, Giver Marketing - givermarketing.com Cheree  Boteler, Hungry In Reno & Reno Restaurant Week - hungryinreno.com/restaurantweek Show Notes: Today on City Talk, I’ll be joined by Timothy Morgan, Founder of Giving Marketing. I can’t wait to share how Timothy and his team are supporting Causes, Companies and Leaders doing good in the world! Timothy will share a bit of his “Blueprint for Giving” with everyone. By pulling the curtain back, they take the frustration out of marketing and have a special ability to show others how to generate conversations with a target audience using a super simple process. Bonus, the one and only Cheree Boteler with Hungry in Reno and Reno Restaurant Week will be back this week at the top of the show to launch day one of Reno Restaurant Week, so get your taste buds going as we invite you to participate in this year’s Reno Restaurant week with over 50 Participating yummy partners.. Be sure to tune in at 4 pm TODAY (6/17) here on Facebook LIVE!, Reno at AM 1180 (KCKQ AM), stream online at americamatters.us, or with the TuneIn mobile app (search: America Matters). Call in toll-free worldwide - 844-790-TALK (8255), text 775-237-2266, or message us right here in the Facebook video comments box. #CityTalk #JoinUS #TogetherWeAreOneHeart #HungryInReno #RenoResturantWeek #GiverMarketing #GiverInterviews Resource Links: https://www.facebook.com/RenoFoodWeek https://www.facebook.com/hungryinReno/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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June 17, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: My Hometown Heroes with Hungry In Reno, Engine 8 Urban Winery, & MHH Recipient Victoria Matthews 06/10/20
Guests: Danny Heinsohn, My Hometown Heroes - myhometownheroes.org Cheree  Boteler, Hungry In Reno & Reno Restaurant Week - hungryinreno.com/restaurantweek Wendy Rawson, Engine 8 Urban Winery - engine8urbanwinery.com Victoria Matthews, My Hometown Heroes $2,000 recipients in 2019 Show Notes: My Hometown Heroes Night In Let’s “Celebrate Your Milestones as you enjoy local dishes” Join me today here for today’s City Talk, where we’ll learn more about one of my favorite nonprofits, My Hometown Heroes, Inc.. In today’s episode, you’ll learn about one of my favorite local nonprofits as my good friend Danny Heinsohn, the founder of My Hometown Heroes, shares this story and invites us to join in on Heroes Night In - Together, One Heart. My Hometown Heroes provides scholarships for young adult cancer survivors between the ages of 17 and 39. You’ll hear directly from one of those recipients, Victoria Matthews, one amazing Leukemia survivor who is determined and optimistic for her future. Bonus, Cheree Boteler with Hungry in Reno will be popping in at the top of the hour sharing all about Reno Restaurant Week! I’ll also welcome back to the set Wendi Rawson, owner of Engine 8 Urban Winery in Sparks, NV, and a proud supporter of My Hometown Heroes, as she shares how her team is supporting the upcoming event. Be sure to tune in at 4 pm TODAY here on Facebook LIVE!, on the dial in Reno at AM 1180, KCKQ AM or stream online at americamatters.us or with the TuneIn mobile app (search: America Matters). Call-in toll-free worldwide - 844-790-TALK (8255), text 775-237-2266, or message us right here in the Facebook video comments box. Heroes Night In - Together, One Heart event: https://www.facebook.com/events/240558470576302/ #CityTalk #AboutTownDeb #CelebrateYourMilestones #MyHomeTownHeroes #Engine8EurbanWinery #CancerFree #Education #JoinUS #TogetherWeAreOneHeart #InItTogether #HungryInReno #RenoResturantWeek Resource Links: abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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June 10, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Get Fit, Get Healthy with American Heart Association of Northern Nevada & Roundabout Catering 06/03/20
Guests: Jessica Stack & Jessie Dabb, American Heart Association of Northern Nevada - www2.heart.org Colin Smith, Roundabout Catering - roundaboutcatering.com Show Notes: Join me at 4 pm today here on Facebook Live for City Talk. You’ll learn how to get healthy and get fit with two upcoming virtual events! The American Heart Association of Northern Nevada will be talking about ways to get healthy at two of their upcoming events – the virtual 33rd Annual Heart & Stroke Ball on June 4 and the 3rd Annual Cyclenation Northern Nevada on June 7.  I’m excited to have Jessica Stack and Jessie Dabbs with the American Heart Association of Northern Nevada as well as one of my friends and all-time favorite local chefs, Colin Smith, owner and chef at Roundabout Catering and Roundabout Grille.   The American Heart Association is confronting the coronavirus while still doing its core work of fighting heart disease and stroke. By joining these virtual events, you’re making a lifesaving impact! Tune in to find out how you can join the FUN!  #AboutTownDeb #TogetherWeAreOne  #SmallBusinessStrong  #JoinUs  #ElDoradoWineCountry #CityTalk  #CrystalBasinCellars #RoundaboutCatering  #AmericanHeartAssociationNorthernNevada #HeartandStrokeBall #CycleNation Resource Links: https://www.heart.org/en/affiliates/nevada/northern-nevada abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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June 3, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Music With Heart with DD James, Eric Anderson, & J Woody 05/27/20
Guests: DD James, Singer/Songwriter Eric Anderson, Singer/Songwriter - erichandersenmusic.com J Woody, Singer/Songwriter - jwoody.hearnow.com Show Notes: Today’s episode is all about music from the heart, and I’ll have three of my favorite local musicians sharing their heart and soul from Reno, Nevada to Placerville, California. You all know I just love my Reno and Placerville live music venues. Well, now we’ll see how they’re pivoting so they can still rock our heart and souls! My cohost is DD James, a singer and songwriter who will play one of my favorite songs, “49 Wines.” We’ll also be joined by one of Reno’s favorites, Eric Andersen. He’s a solo artist, songwriter, and MUCH more. Eric will be showcasing his newest original, “Holding Space.” Fun fact: Eric was one of my very first interviews back in the day! We’ll also be joined by J Woody, a Placerville-based musician, who is releasing his record of a lifetime, “Put Your Hand In Mine.” It’s been almost 50 years in the making. I’m so excited to share it with you on today’s show! He'll be hosted by Nello Olivo Winery - Highway 50 Brewery, whose Camino tasting room is one of my favorites! 🍷 #TogetherWeAreOne💙 #LocalMusic #SmallBusinessStrong #JoinUs #ElDoradoWineCountry #CityTalk #AboutTownDeb #PlacevilleMusic Eric Andersen - Holding Space Album Cover By Cameron Paris Eric Anderson Photo Shot to use by Anicia Beckwith Resource Links: https://nelloolivo.com/ https://hwy50brewery.com/ https://www.wildrivergrille.com/ abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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May 27, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Reno At Its Best with Crystal Basin Cellars, Design On Edge, The Muse Group, Reno Resilient, & Blend Catering 05/20/20
Guests: Mike Owen, Crystal Basin Cellars - crystalbasin.com Courtney Meredith, Design on Edge - designonedge.com Jaclyn Coleman, The Muse Group & Reno Resilient - facebook.com/musegroupmarketing Josh Deri, Blend Catering - blendcateringreno.com Show Notes: I’ll be chatting with my friends and business associates, Courtney Meredith with Design on Edge, Jaclyn Coleman with the Muse Group & Reno Resilient, and Josh Deri, owner Chef of Blend Catering. I am so excited to see how Reno is "Cultivating Resiliency Through Education + Connection" through the new Reno Resilient program.  Everyone knows I sure love to connect!  And I LOVE that this program benefits Feed Our Heroes. It's a great opportunity for you to connect and reconnect with the Reno business community through weekly masterclasses on marketing your business during challenging times, meditation during social distancing, accounting, web development, and so much more! Can’t wait to learn more about how I can become more resilient and help provide food to our healthcare workers at the same time.  Bonus!! Mike Owen of Crystal Basin Cellars will be sharing news on the El Dorado Wine Country wineries and how they are ready to share some wine & food starting This Saturday!  Shout out to Nevada Sunset Winery for sharing their new Nevada Sunset Winery Hand Sanitizer with me. This is a must have and even better made with Frey Ranch Distillery’s Gin. Jorja and I also shared that we are on a mission to get healthy with Isagenix.  #TogetherWeAreOne💙 #RenoResilient #SmallBusinessStrong. #LoveReno #JoinUs #ElDoradoWineCountry #CityTalk  #AboutTownDeb #Reno #NevadaSunsetWinery Resource Links: https://www.facebook.com/renoresilient/ https://www.facebook.com/BlendCateringReno/ https://www.facebook.com/designonedge/ http://nevadasunsetwinery.com/ eldoradowines.org abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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May 20, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Independent Living and Music Together with The Robe Warriors, Note-Ables Music Therapy Services, & The Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living 05/06/20
Guests: Sarah Toney, Note-Ables Music Therapy Services - nmtsreno.org Deborah Maijala, The Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living  - facebook.com/NNCIL The Robe Warriors  - facebook.com/therobewarriors Show Notes: Today we will be chatting with Sarah Toney, one of my favorite people, and the Development Director with the Note-Ables Music Therapy Services. Sarah and my Dad Papa Tony had a special friendship that I will never forget! Also joining us today is Deborah Maijala, the Rural Services Coordinator of The Northern Nevada Center for Independent Living. She’ll talk about how she’s finding ways to incorporate Zoom with the services they offer. Even better they joined their friends at Note-Able Music Therapy Services, who use music to enhance your physical, mental, and cognitive health, regardless of your musical experience or ability. We’ll also have a special live performance and chat with The Robe Warriors, a father/son acoustic duo, whose cartoonish charismatic covers will melt your heart and massage your ears with their reinterpreted soon-to-be-once-again classics.  I owe thanks to Kay & Shi for this discovery, as I was lucky enough to see them perform on their Easter Feed the Local Need. Once I heard these two sing, I was hooked. I’m sure you will be, too. Shout outs to GLORY COFFEE & JR LEAGUE OF RENO, Kay &Shi, Wild River Grille& Happy Mother’s Day to all MOMS.  #AboutTownDeb # CityTAlk #TogetherWeAreOneHeart #RobWarriors  #NNCFL #NoteAblesMusicTherapySerices  #KayandShi Resource Links: https://www.wildrivergrille.com/ https://www.kayandshi.com/ https://glorycloudcoffee.com/ https://www.jlreno.org/ eldoradowines.org abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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May 6, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Mayday, Mayday! with Crystal Basin Cellars, Kilt & Cork, Poor Reds, & Plan My Getaway 04/29/20
Guests: Mike Owen, Crystal Basin Cellars - crystalbasin.com Russ Reyes, Kilt and Cork - kiltandcork.com Chef Dean Matthews, Poor Reds - poorreds.com Meghan Burk, Plan My Getaway - planmygetaway.com Show Notes: Your virtual pairing lifesaver include my guest host, Mike Owen of Crystal Basin, who is always here to provide a wine tasting experience that is one part fun and one part information, with service that is described as “legendary foothill hospitality!” Our special guests include Russ Reyes of Kilt & Cork, who has become a leader in unique wine and beer events where wineries and breweries engage with guests and build community, rather than just pouring and drinking. We’ll also chat with Meghan Burk, the VP of Operations of Getaway Reno Tahoe, and more importantly one of the company’s navigators. She combines her passion for content creation with her desire for adventure! Adventure is definitely what you get with Meghan! To finish up our guest list we’ll have Chef Dean Matthews, the Executive Chef at Poor Reds in El Dorado. We can’t wait to hear all about his adventures on the Food Network’s “Supermarket Stakeout,” hosted by Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli. Chef Dean came in second behind a chef from the Seattle area. Get the inside scoop on who all will be joining us this Friday and learn more about the worthwhile charities we’ll be supporting at the event! #AboutTownDeb #CityTalk #MaydayWithYourBAE #virtualwinepairings Resource Links: https://www.wallyspizzabar.com/ https://www.feedourheroes.com/ https://freyranch.com/ https://www.marichuysmexicankitchen.com/ https://bgclt.org/ https://foodbankedc.org/ eldoradowines.org abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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April 29, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Fashion Fallout with Biggest Little Fashion Truck, Labels Reno, & Downtown Reno Partnership 04/22/20
Guests: Britton Murdock Nunn, Biggest Little Fashion Truck - blftreno.com Blythe Anderson, Labels Reno - labelsreno.com Grant A. Denton, Downtown Reno Partnership - facebook.com/Community-Caregivers-Initiative-100486541634538 Show Notes: Today on City Talk, after months of wearing sweatpants and pajamas, where will the fashion fallout after COVID-19 take us? Will we still be trading our morning commutes for Zoom sessions? We’ll be talking with two of my favorite fashion experts who have you covered. Blythe Anderson of Labels Fashion Boutique and Britton Murdock of the Biggest Little Fashion Truck will get us back on track. While we don’t know where fashion will take us, we do know that style is a lot like love: even when you try, you just can’t stop it!   We also know that our community is always giving back as we welcome our friend Grant A. Denton, the Operations Manager of the Downtown Reno Partnership, to share just how much Reno cares. He has partnered with the Community Caregivers Initiative program that recognizes presponders, health professionals, and first responders who need respite and relief the most. The mission is to provide self-care products to those who are helping others to remind them about their own self-care. I sure know shopping helps with my self-care. Resource Links: engine8urbanwinery.com eldoradowines.org abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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April 22, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Non-Essential Struggles with Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio, The Refuge Spa, La Di Da Beauty, & Jeramie Lu Photography 04/15/20
Guests: Tres Benzley, Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio - calibersalon.com Nyla Allen, The Refuge Spa at the Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel - therefugespa.com Jeramie Lu, Jeramie Lu Photography - jeramielu.com Laura Garcia, La Di Da Beauty - ladidabeautysalon.com Show Notes: The non-essential (business) struggle is real!   Today's episode of City Talk is all about those businesses deemed non-essential. We all know that beauty salons and other personal service providers are VERY essential, and my guests today will talk about how their industries have been hit hard and how they’re coping. Join me and my guest co-host Tres Benzley of Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio as we chat with Nyla Allen from The Refuge Spa at the Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel, Jeramie Lu with Jeramie Lu Photography, and Laura Garcia with La di DA Beauty Salon about how COVID-19 is affecting the wedding, spa, beauty, and salon industries.  As personal service providers, my guests rely on connection and personal interface and they really been hit hard.  Laura and Jeramie will talk about the wedding industry and how coronavirus has impacted their businesses. I am amazed that despite these challenges, they continue to give back! Nyla will talk about The Community Caregivers Initiative along with the Downtown Reno Partnership. Once again, I am honored to surround myself with incredible local businesses that never give up an always give back!! #AboutTownDeb #CityTalk #TheStruggleIsReal Resource Links: kehretvineyards.com feedourheroes.com mvwinery.com eldoradowines.org abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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April 15, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Resetting the Vibe with Frey Ranch Distillery, Nevada Sunset Winery, IMBIB Reno, & Pignic Pub and Patio 04/08/20
Guests: Colby and Ashley Frey, Frey Ranch Distillery - freyranch.com/straight-bourbon-whiskey Mike Steedman and Alynn Delisle, Nevada Sunset Winery - nevadasunsetwinery.com Matt Johnson, IMBIB Reno - imbibreno.com Ryan Goldhammer, Pignic Pub & Patio and Noble Pie Parlor - pignicpubandpatio.com Show Notes: Curbside, delivery, online, oh my! Better yet let’s give back, let's sanitize! Join us for today's episode of City Talk with me, AboutTownDeb, and my guest co-hosts Ashley and Colby Frey, owners of Frey Ranch Distillery, as we talk with our friends and business associates about how local businesses owners are resetting the vibe and supporting each other right now.  Today’s roundtable will also feature Mike Steedman and Alynn Delisle of Nevada Sunset Winery, Matt Johnson of IMBĪB Custom Brews, and Ryan Goldhammer of Pignic Pub & Patio and Noble Pie Parlor in Midtown Reno.  We’ll talk about pivoting operations to address the current needs (think hand sanitizer), how to do positive things for the community right now, how to collaborate, and MUCH more. Resource Links: feedthelocalneed.com kayandshi.com feedourheroes.com mvwinery.com eldoradowines.org abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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April 8, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly of PR with Trosper Public Relations, Design on Edge, & Reno Behavioral Hospital 04/01/20
Guests: Elizabeth Trosper, Trosper Public Relations - trospercommunications.com Courtney Meredith, Design on Edge - designonedge.com Alexa Waldmann, Reno Behaviorial Healthcare - renobehavioral.com Show Notes: Today on City Talk with AboutTownDeb and her special guests Co-Host Elizabeth Trosper with Trosper Public Relations and Panelist’s Courtney Meredith, CEO of Design on Edge along with Alexa Waldmann, LCSW the Director of Clinical Services, Reno Behavioral Healthcare Hospital discussing mental wellness during the COVID-19 scare.  Great advice on remaining calm through this storm along with amusing tips on your zoom and google hang-out conference call appearances.  This is time to get real my friends. We can’t forget MV Miller Vineyards 2012 Zinfandel Reserve, Fair Play Estate wine shout out to begin the show! Bonus thank you to the Biggest Little Fashion Truck for no contact delivery with love!  It was also get to hear from Kara with the El Dorado Wine Association sharing about how you can get wine delivered to your door. Resource Links: blftreno.com feedthelocalneed.com kayandshi.com feedourheroes.com mvwinery.com eldoradowines.org abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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April 1, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: The Forgotten Few with Dragonfly Media, Engine 8 Winery, Squeeze In, & Musician Sandi McCrossin 03/25/20
Guests: Amber Howland, Dragonfly Media - dragonflymedia.net Wendy Rawson, Engine 8 Winery - engine8urbanwinery.com Kay & Shi, Squeeze In - kayandshi.com Sandi McCrossin, Musician - soundcloud.com/user-636925213 Show Notes: Today’s episode of City Talk is sponsored by my friend Amber Howland of Dragonfly Media. She’ll share how families with a rare disease often feel helpless and forgotten during crises like COVID-19. Amber will also talk about the Project8p Foundation, an organization focusing on creating a path to treatment for chromosome 8p disorders through research, community, and intelligent information. Given everything that’s happening right now, I thought we needed a bit of music from Sandi McCrossin, one of my favorite Placerville musicians. Sandi is an amazing friend who always knows just what to say, so listen in. Next up is Kay & Shi who will be launching theirFeed The Local Need Live-Athon, an initiative designed to showcase how we can, even sheltering in place in our homes, raise awareness to the fact that many local businesses all over the nation have had to make adjustments to stay afloat, and that lots of individuals have had to do the same to stay intellectually and socially stimulated! They’ll be showcasing all sort of ways you can #FeedTheLocalNeed. Bonus Wine & Charcuterie from Engine 8 Urban Winery in Sparks, Nevada. Thank you to Wendi and Mike Rawson. During these trying times it’s so crucial we stay connected. I hope that I can help you do just that in today’s episode! Tune is next week as my good friend Elizabeth Trosper with Trosper Public Relations will talk about how our Social Media Managers are handling all of the stress. . Together we shall either find a way or make one.” — Anonymous Resource Links: squeezein.com project8p.org RareAsOne.org trospercommunications.com abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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March 25, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Virtual Giving with Kehret Vineyards, Crystal Basin Cellars, Urban Market, Rue Bourbon, Rounds Bakery, & Design On Edge 03/18/20
Guests: Valerie Barry, Kehret Vineyards - facebook.com/kehretvineyards Mike Owen, Crystal Basin Cellars - CrystalBasin.com Dale and Denise Barcomb, Urban Market - umreno.com Kaya Stanley, Rue Bourbon & Old Granite Street - ruebourbonreno.com Anton Novak, Rounds Bakery - roundsbakery.com Courtney Meredith, Design on Edge - designonedge.com Show Notes: Virtual Giving! On today’s City Talk, we’ll learned how we in the community can support one another by purchasing items from local markets, restaurants, and service companies to show our support right now. Kaya Stanley from Rue Bourbon Reno and Old Granite Street Eatery talked about how folks can support MidTown businesses and order curb-side pickup on their favorite food items! Loved our special delivery by Anton owner of Rounds Bakery. Those amazing to go always fresh package food were delicious. Other guests include Dale and Denise from The The Urban Market, located in the Riverwalk District, Mike Owens with Crystal Basin Cellars, El Dorado Wine Country, and Valerie Barry with Kehret Vineyards. Huge thanks to Courtney and the team on Design on Edge for sponsoring today’s show and sharing how together we can all make a difference. We also shared about #NationalCarryOutDay and Beth Carter with Crème Cafe & Catering called one to share as well Resource Links: abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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March 18, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: St. Patty's Day Irish Celebration with Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation 03/11/20
Guests: Jay Kenny, DoughBoys Donuts - doughboysreno.com Shirley Folkins-Roberts, Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation - nvchildrenscancer.org Ron McCarty, Ceol Irish Pub - ceolirishpub.com  Tracie Campbell, Party Hearty Balloons - partyheartyballoons.com Liam Kyle Cahill, Singer/Songwriter -  LiamKyleCahill.com Show Notes: This episode of City Talk is about all things Irish and you didn’t want to miss!  Be sure listen in as we all got our green on and thanks too Jay Kenny of Doughboys Donuts & AboutTownDeb’s support we were able to donate $500 to the Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation for their Shave for the Brave 2020. We’ll also enjoyed green donuts from Doughboys Donuts and Irish Beer from Ceol Irish Pub. As if that’s not enough, Sparks firefighter’s Mike & Patrick and little Ben had their heads shaved LIVE on-set by Caliber Hair & Makeup Studio gals, Jocy and Mercedes  while Liam Kyle Cahill performs Irish songs! Plus, Tracie Campbell of Party Hearty Balloons surprise for us was a huge Balloon Leprechaun sculpture that rocked the set. One more thank you is to Shirley Roberts Co-Founder and Executive Director of Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation and her team for inspiring us all each day as we all work on beating Children Cancer. My heart was over flowing to be able to share so love on set! Resource Links: calibersalon.com nvchildrenscancer.org/d4events/shaveforthebrave crystalbasin.com abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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March 11, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Britton Griffith, STEP1, Eddy House, & R6S 03/04/20
Guests: Britton Griffith - facebook.com/brittonforreno Dani Doehring & Lindy McQuirk, STEP1 - step1inc.org Meredith Tanzer, Eddy House - eddyhouse.org Ash Sobhe, R6S - r6s.com Show Notes: Today’s episode is all about giving back to the many local and deserving Northern Nevada nonprofit organizations. My good friend Britton Griffith is my cohost on set in the studio today as I am out and about in California in Channel Islands at the Lookout Bar & Grill. Britton and I share a passion to support our local nonprofits and together with the amazing leaders on set today we can reach great heights. I would like to thank Ash Sobhe, the Chairman and CEO at R6S, for introducing us to Dani Doehring and Lindy McQuirk with Step 1, Inc.. Ash, Dani, and Lindy will be joining us for today’s show. We’ll also be chatting with Meredith Tanzer with the Eddy House. Thank you to Karen at the Lookout Bar and Grill for joining us on set and chatting about life on her boat. Resource Links: facebook.com/eddyhousereno facebook.com/ashkan.sobhe crystalbasin.com abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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March 4, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Birthday Bash with Britton Griffith, Courtney Meredith, Kylie Rowe, & Mike Owen 02/26/20
Guests: Britton Griffith - facebook.com/brittonforreno Courtney Meredith, Design on Edge - designonedge.com Kylie Rowe, CEO & Founder of Biz Dev + Spox @HealthyNV - facebook.com/kyrobiz Mike Owen, Crystal Basin Cellars - crystalbasin.com Show Notes: Excited to be on the set of City Talk this week with my Beautiful friends, Courtney Meredith, Britton Griffith, Kylie Rowe and of course Jazzy Jorja as we celebrate our Birthdays.. We are the Pisces Gals so let’s get chatting all about being Pisces and what these gals are up to these days rocking our community… and on the line is Mike Owen. Wine of the Week this week is… from Crystal Basin Cellars Mike Owen will be calling in at the start of the show to share about his 2015 El Dorado Reserve Mourvedre and Quijote 2014 El Dorado Grand Reserve. Resource Links: partyheartyballoons.com facebook.com/crmeredith crystalbasin.com nevadasunsetwinery.com abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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February 26, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Travel Nevada & Rounds Bakery 02/19/20
Guests: Tracie Barnthouse, Travel Nevada - travelnevada.com Anton Novak, Rounds Bakery - roundsbakery.com Show Notes: This week’s episode of City Talk is all about Nevada day trips! Join us as we talk with Traci Barnthouse with Travel Nevada as she shares some pretty cool day trips right in our back yard. Plus, Anton Novak of Rounds Bakery, our very own local bakery right here in Reno, will share his new catering menu, which is the perfect accompaniment to your next Nevada day trip! Bonus sampled wine from Crystal Basin Cellars and Nevada Sunset Winery. Resource Links: facebook.com/roundsbakery facebook.com/travelnevada crystalbasin.com nevadasunsetwinery.com abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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February 19, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: The Refuge Spa, Wild River Grille, Pioneer Center, & Estate Planning Attorney, Samantha Amato 02/13/20
Guests: Nyla Allen, CEO/Founder of Dolce Vita Wellness Spa & The Refuge Spa - TheRefugeSpa.com Reto Gross, General Manager of Wild River Grille – wildrivergrille.com Breana Edgerton, Outreach Manager for Pioneer Center - pioneercenter.com Samantha Amato, Estate Planning Attorney - joeygilbertlaw.com/estate-planning Show Notes: Today’s Valentine’s Special Edition of City Talk with About Town Deb, we shared some cool ideas for Valentine’s Day, with an emphasis on taking time for YOU. Bonus shared some of our Favorite El Dorado County Wines. My guests included Nyla Allen, CEO/Founder of The Refuge Spa at the Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel, Reto Gross with Wild River Grille, Breana Edgerton, Outreach Manager at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts and Samantha Amato talking Power of Attorney for those moments when we travel or have to make difficult decisions for our loved ones especially around Valentine’s Day. Resource Links: facebook.com/TheRefugeSpa facebook.com/wildrivergrille facebook.com/PioneerCenterReno eldoradowines.org NelloOlivo.com facebook.com/enchantedforestdining creeksidecorkandbrew.com boegerwinery.com abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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February 12, 2020
About Town Deb Presents City Talk: Crystal Basin Cellars, Squeeze In, & My Hometown Heroes 02/05/20
Guests: Mike Owen, Crystal Basin Cellars - crystalbasin.com Shila Morris & Kay Salerno, Co-Owners Squeeze In & Millennials on a Quest - squeezein.com Danny Heinsohn, Founder & Executive Director of My Hometown Heroes - myhometownheroes.org Show Notes: New year, new show… let’s go! Today's show is the debut of my NEW radio show, City Talk with About Town Deb! Our show featured my great friends, including Mike Owen from Crystal Basin Cellars, Kay & Shi from Squeeze In, and Danny Heinsohn, Founder and Executive Director of My Hometown Heroes, Inc., a nonprofit that provides scholarships for young adult cancer survivors between the ages of 17 and 39. You will love being inspired and hearing the stories of my guests and and also learn a bit about Crystal Basin and the their YUMMY wines. Resource Links: kayandshi.com facebook.com/kayandshi facebook.com/MyHometownHeroes eldoradowines.org nvchildrenscancer.org  abouttowndeb.com ***License to use music contained in this program was issued by ASCAP (License #: 40000772) and BMI (License#: 60993608) for use by America Matters Media, Reno, NV
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February 6, 2020