the HUB

the HUB
This is a Podcast for ANYONE involved with Events. Whether you are an individual planning your own party, or you’re an entrepreneur wanting to break into the industry, or you are a seasoned Events Pro…This is for you! Derek Wyatt from Moments & Milestones of San Antonio, TX hosts and interviews Event Professionals, Artists, Business Owners to offer insight on “event-planning” and running a business in the events industry. If you are a planner, artist or entrepreneur…this is for you!! Hope you love it…and stick around!
Carmel & Marcus Gabriel w/ The Banquet Table
Dec 4 • 67 min
We get to sit down and speak with Carmel & Marcus about their new non-profit venture “The Banquet Table”. They’re absolutely awesome people with a big heart for the college-aged demo, they’ve decided to plan their business in San Antonio around the UTSA…
Anthony Pedrotti w/ Pedrotti’s Ranch
Nov 12 • 82 min
I’ve been SO ready to release this episode with Anthony Pedrotti because he’s AWESOME! And he’s promoting his venue and his open house on November 14th at Pedrotti’s Ranch in Helotes, Texas. But Anthony talks about growing up with a family of…
Lizzette Suarez w/ From His Garden
Nov 9 • 76 min
Lizzette was WONDERFUL! She talked about how her love for flowers blossomed (see what I did there?!?!) She talks about her balance between home & business and the sacrifices she has made to make sure she was 100% ready to dive head first into building…
Wes Dominque w/ Cutting Edge Entertainment
Oct 28 • 105 min
This was a FANTASTIC sit down with the operations manager from Cutting Edge Entertainment. Wes is a wonderfully authentic, honest and open guy. I am so happy to share his rise to being one of the most popular DJ’s in San Antonio. I hope you guys love this…
Shimeyka Olivares w/ The San Antonio Botanical Gardens
Oct 10 • 79 min
Shimeyka is one of the coolest, most fun-loving and SUPER-CREATIVE people in this industry. She was hilarious, insightful and generous with her information as she told us from start to finish how she ended up at The SA Botanical Gardens. Now she runs the…
Between-Cast #2 w/ Derek
Oct 1 • 34 min
No guest, just Derek…listen as he gives advice on choosing the right event vendors; and consequently, how to BE the right event vendor. Hope you enjoy!
Chris Koval w/ Future Sounds
Sep 24 • 106 min
This is an absolutely fantastic interview - Chris talks about his background in radio, the inception of Future Sounds, and the multiple iterations of the company. He talks about the specific things he focuses on during an event and what things to expect…
Rene & Kari w/ Everlasting Elopements & TX Wedding Ministers
Sep 5 • 92 min
Rene & Kari Esparza were absolutely PERFECT podcast guests! You will love hearing about the formation of their companies, how they handle being partners in business and in life, and their vision for the Events Industry. Hope you enjoy this episode!!
Melissa White w/ Botanika
Aug 20 • 64 min
San Antonio’s Queen of Floral and Design makes an appearance on the podcast! I cannot say enough good things about Melissa…you ABSOLUTELY should listen to this!!! Hope you enjoy it!
Saul Leal w/ Vision Lounge & V-Bar Mixologists
Aug 7 • 58 min
Saul drops by the studio to talk about his new business : V-Bar Mixologists. He also gives LOTS of detail on becoming an entrepreneur…what he has overcome to get his business this far…and where he is going. He was fantastic - don’t miss this episode!…
In Between-Cast - Derek talks through some listener feedback & questions about the Podcast
Jul 28 • 31 min
After a couple of months with the podcast, we’d like to address a few questions and comments we’ve collected. Hope you enjoy this! Thanks so much for listening…show notes are on the blog! Show notes on the blog :…
Ron w/ Cutting Edge Entertainment
Jul 18 • 63 min
Ron Peene sits down with Derek to discuss his 30 years of experience in the industry as the head of one of the largest Mobile DJ Companies in San Antonio. This is chock-full or information, great advice and inspiring stories. Enjoy this episode!! Check…
Laurie Love w/ Cru Vintage Rentals
Jul 4 • 58 min
Today on the HUB, we had the pleasure of chatting with Laurie Love of Cru Vintage Rentals. She talks about dealing with the rapid growth of her business and how she’s struggled to find a balance in her family life and professional life. She gives advice…
Stephanie Ponce w/ The Rosenberg Skyroom
Jun 16 • 52 min
Derek talks with Stephanie about balancing her life while managing 3 venues. She tells us how she worked her way into the industry and how she accidentally started a design company! And she gives WONDERFUL advice to vendors on the correct way to network…
Anthony w/ Christian Ellis Images
May 1 • 64 min
Derek talks to Anthony from Christian Ellis Images about how he got started as a videographer, why his clients love him, and the importance of coffee at the beginning of the day. Anthony reminds those of us who are just getting started to “not despise the…
Introduction to The HUB Podcast
May 1 • 3 min
This is just a quick introduction of this podcast…who we are…and why we do this. If you are planning an event, if you are in the events industry, or if you *WANT* to be in the industry - this podcast is for you. Come check us out!! Show notes here on the…