Gruler Nation Podcast

Gruler Nation Podcast
The Gruler Nation Podcast is a show that focuses on conversations with interesting “Level 10” people passionate about changing the world with their work, relationships and ideas. The show is hosted by Robert Gruler, an attorney and founding partner of

#98: Stephanie Taylor from Twisted Yoga Studios
Apr 17 • 45 min
Stephanie Taylor is the creator and owner of Twisted Yoga Studios. She comes to Tempe with over ten years of experience in fitness and yoga.
#97: How to Keep Getting Business During COVID- 19 with Harlan Schillinger
Apr 15 • 40 min
Lawyers, legal assistants, and justice system personnel this episode of the Gruler Nation Podcast is for you! I am joined by Harlan Schillinger, an expert in legal advertising with a passion for legal marketing, intake, and conversation.
#96: Business in a COVID- 19 World with Suzanne Feinberg
Apr 8 • 91 min
Today, I spoke with Suzanne Feinberg from Power Vison 360 about business in a COVID- 19 world and how to flatten the curve with her special marketing strategy!
Watching the Watchers Edition ft. Timothy Williams: Expert, Author, and Speaker
Apr 7 • 66 min
Timothy Williams is a leading national expert on police procedure, use of force, and wrongful convictions.
#95: Candice Liozu, Giving Voice to the Voiceless
Mar 18 • 50 min
Candice spent the majority of her career in the for-profit global consulting industry, working for major corporations such as Saint-Gobain and SAP.
#94: Living Mindfully with Jill Petersen
Mar 13 • 59 min
Episode #94 features Jill Petersen! Jill is an experienced coach and leader. For nearly a decade she was a senior leader and development coach for Lululemon.
#93: The Importance of Integrated Health Care with Dr. Cara English
Mar 11 • 61 min
Dr. Cara English is featured on episode #93 of the Gruler Nation Podcast. Dr. English has been a counselor for over 16 years, with specialties in women’s health, perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, infant and child development, and family wellness.
#92: Jury Trials with Kim Benjamin
Mar 6 • 72 min
Kim Benjamin is a trial lawyer and founder of the Missouri DWI & Criminal Law Center at the Benjamin Law Firm in Kansas City metropolitan area.
#91: Foxy Fitness with Dr. Mallory Fox
Feb 26 • 41 min
Mallory Fox is a doctor of health science with dual master degrees in health science and kinesiology.
#90: Chad Schaub, Co- Founder of Bighorn Law
Feb 24 • 35 min
Today on Gruler Nation I had the pleasure of speaking with Chad Schaub the co- founder of Bighorn Law, a personal injury firm located here in Arizona as well as in Nevada and Utah.
#89: The History and Making of Artisanal Mezcal with Ivan Carreño
Feb 21 • 47 min
On episode #89 of the Gruler Nation Podcast I had the pleasure of speaking with Ivan Carreño!
#88: Surviving the Loss of a Son
Feb 19 • 59 min
Episode #88 of Gruler Nation features a VIP guest, Marianne Gouveia! Marianne is a former aerospace engineer, an executive, and even an international entrepreneur.
#87: Jill McMahon, Grief and Loss Counselor
Feb 5 • 56 min
Jill McMahon is a licensed professional counselor, focusing her work on traumatic grief and loss.
#86: Romy Wightman, Founder of Wight Horse
Jan 31 • 46 min
Romy Wightman is the founder of Wight Horse, a non- profit focused on helping individuals manage their medical debt.
#85: Social Media Tips& Tricks with Elizabeth Burk
Jan 29 • 56 min
Elizabeth Burk owns Social Proof, a Phoenix based social media marketing firm that focuses on accountable, ROI-driven, social media strategies for businesses.
#84: Create a Healthy& Happy Lifestyle with Preslie Hirsch
Jan 24 • 58 min
Preslie Hirsch was born and raised in Arizona. Through Preslie’s diverse life experiences including managing chronic health conditions, being a competitive body builder and pursing a corporate career from a young age, at just 25-years-old, Preslie has…
#83: Improve Your Overall Health and Wellness with Dr. Rodarte
Jan 13 • 53 min
Dr. Rodarte is a board-certified physician who has been practicing since 2005. Board-certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine, she also holds certifications in wound care, hyperbaric medicine and medical aesthetics.
#82: Million $$$ Bod with Nate Palmer
Jan 10 • 46 min
Nate Palmer is highly passionate about helping humans perform at a higher level. He also happens to be a dad, husband, and the #1 bestselling author of Passport Fitness.
#81: “Click Here When I Die” with Jon Braddock
Jan 8 • 50 min
Jon Braddock is a business owner, entrepreneur, and the author of “Advisor or Vendor”, “RetireEase”, The My Life and Wishes Organizer” and the Amazon best seller “Click Here When I Die.”
#80: Tim Westbrook from Camelback Recovery
Jan 6 • 56 min
Tim Westbrook is in the business of helping people recover from substance use disorders and process addictions.
#79: Look Your Best with Mary Zarob
Jan 3 • 37 min
Mary Zarob is a New York-trained designer and stylist, who helps men and women find clothes that fit properly and make them look their best.
#78: Namaste AF with Yogi Bryan
Dec 18, 2019 • 39 min
Bryan Holub aka Yogi Bryan is the creator of the Instagram @namaste_af and Founder of Namaste AF LLC.
#77: Best- Selling Author, Podcast Host, and CEO: Jeremy Jones
Dec 16, 2019 • 33 min
Jeremy C. Jones, a proud military veteran, is also a family man and entrepreneur who lives in Paradise Valley, Arizona. His accomplishments include being a four-time #1 Best-Selling Author on Amazon, hosting the popular podcast “Ideas & Impact”, and…
#76: Changing the Real Estate Game with Daniel Brown
Dec 6, 2019 • 50 min
Daniel Brown is a Top Producing REALTOR® in the Phoenix Metropolitan area. He has earned numerous awards within his brokerage and he currently leads a boutique real estate team of 5 that helps people achieve their real estate goals in a fun and…
#75: Meditation and Zen Training with Jason Campbell
Dec 4, 2019 • 61 min
Jason Campbell began meditation and Zen training through music when he was only a child.
Special Guest Episode! Wealth Management with Jim Dew
Nov 25, 2019 • 25 min
Jim Dew was this episode’s special guest! Jim Dew is an entrepreneur and a wealth management adviser who builds virtual family offices for entrepreneurs in the wealth management space.
#74: Mindfulness, Yoga, Meditation & Frenchies!! With Donny Starkins
Nov 22, 2019 • 45 min
Donny Starkins began his yoga journey in 2005 by searching for pain relief after seven operations on his left knee and an addiction to pain killers.
#73: The Art of Story Telling through Video Production with Carly Gilleland
Nov 21, 2019 • 32 min
Carly Gilleland fell in love with video production after she was introduced to film and editing at Arcadia High School (yes, here in Arizona!) Carly has always loved telling stories and after she realized the impact that media and videos can make on…
#72: Heavily Meditated with Estil Wallace
Nov 15, 2019 • 68 min
Episode #72 of the Gruler Nation Podcast features Estil Wallace. Estil is the founder of Scottsdale Cornerstone, a recovery and treatment center.
#71: Odeen Domingo, Co- Founder of CO+HOOTS
Nov 13, 2019 • 45 min
Odeen Domingo co- founded CO+HOOTS in 2014 with his wife, Jenny Poon. CO+HOOTS is a collaboration, coworking and community space, currently ranked #4 in the nation.
#70: Work On Yourself and Achieve Fast Results with Gina Yarrish
Nov 11, 2019 • 26 min
While at the Genius Network event I had the pleasure of sitting down with Gina Yarrish. Gina is an author and life coach that helps others who consider themselves to be a workaholic remember to take a moment for themselves and slow down.
#69: Becoming a Foster Parent with Allison Hurtado
Nov 8, 2019 • 36 min
Allison is a former journalist and currently is the Marketing and Communications Specialist for Child Crisis Arizona, an organization that has been focusing on building safe kids and strong families in the Valley for more than 40 years.
#68: Healthy Homes and Interior Design with Shannon Harris
Nov 6, 2019 • 46 min
Shannon Harris is President and Co- founder of Fuse Living - a residential development firm and interior design studio that specializes in urban infill and sustainable projects.
#67: Learn How to Increase Your Focus and Energy with Maria Williams
Nov 4, 2019 • 47 min
Maria Williams is a mompreneur in the health and wellness space. Maria became passionate about health and wellness because of the value that it can bring to others.
#66: Power Couple, Jocelyn& Aaron Freeman
Nov 1, 2019 • 56 min
Jocelyn and Aaron Freeman are the authors of The New Power Couple, speakers, and sought after relationship coaches.
#65: Capstone Realty Principal and Designated Broker, Ed Drummond
Oct 30, 2019 • 54 min
Ed Drummond is featured in our 65th Episode of the Gruler Nation Podcast! Ed is the Principal and Designated Broker of Capstone Realty Professionals
#64: God’s Garden Treasures Luxury Flowers with Karin Crawford
Oct 28, 2019 • 50 min
Karin started her floral business, God’s Garden Treasures, in 2003, and has steadily grown the business, even during the downturn in 2008 and 2009.
#63: Special Episode ft. Public Figure, Michael Brown Sr.
Oct 25, 2019 • 22 min
Episode #63 of the Gruler Nation Podcast was 100% impromptu. This episode features Public Figure, Michael Brown Sr., the father of Michael Brown Jr. who was shot in 2014 by white police officer Darren Wilson in the city of Ferguson, Missouri.
#62: Miss Maricopa County 2019, Lawyer and Criminal Justice Advocate, Laetitia Hua
Oct 23, 2019 • 31 min
Today on Gruler Nation, I am joined by special guest Laetitia Hua! Laetitia went to law school at the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom and is currently working on becoming licensed to practice law in Arizona.
#61: Candidate for Scottsdale City Council, John Little
Oct 21, 2019 • 60 min
On Episode #61 of the Gruler Nation Podcast we are joined by John Little, a candidate for the Scottsdale City Council.
#60: Sales and Marketing with Paul Chadwick
Oct 18, 2019 • 51 min
Paul works for a Marketing Consulting Agency called LeadMD a local AZ company. He has over a decade of experience in sales and marketing at organizations spanning from enterprises to start-ups.
#59: #ThinkDataDrivenMarketing with Vrinda Mamundi
Oct 16, 2019 • 47 min
Vrinda Mamundi is the founder of XN Solutions, a performance driven marketing consultancy.
#58: Beach Money Jordan
Oct 14, 2019 • 43 min
Jordan Adler is known for his worldwide best-selling book, “Beach Money” and has also been highlighted in more than 100 books.
#57: Co- Founder of AlphaX Financial: Madeline Vetrano
Oct 11, 2019 • 23 min
Madeline Vetrano is a Financial Professional, Credit Expert, and has a passion for helping others reach their dreams.
#56: All About Health and Wellness, Essential Oils, and Zyto Scans! with Karen Janusz
Oct 9, 2019 • 47 min
Joined today by Karen Janusz, a Certified Aroma Freedom Practitioner, a Certified Nutritionist, Certified Holistic Wellness Coach, Certified Personal Trainer, Aromatherapist, Essential Oils Educator, and even a Reiki Master!
#55: Raymond Lafleur Author of the 24/7 Sobriety Success Educational Series
Oct 7, 2019 • 46 min
Raymond LaFleur is the author of the 24/7 Sobriety Success Educational Series. He was asked to write an educational series for those entering into sobriety, in various stages of recovery, so that they would know they are loved and gain essential wisdom…
#54: Supplementation and Nutritional Formulation with Sanjeev Javia
Oct 4, 2019 • 69 min
Sanjeev Javia also known as Jeevers has been a Nutritional Formulator for 20 years. Jeevers has developed 86 products in all areas from Diabetes, Weight Loss, Autoimmune Disorder, Immune Health and Sports Performance.
#53: Digital Marketing with Elliot Manson
Oct 2, 2019 • 59 min
Elliot Manson specializes in digital marketing and is certified in 8 different areas with a focus on paid marketing such as Facebook and Google.
#52: Steven Harris with Journey Payroll
Sep 25, 2019 • 35 min
Steven Harris is a Certified Payroll Professional and has been in the industry for 11 years. Currently, Steven owns the Arizona location of Journey Payroll, which was originally founded by one of his close friends.
#51: Mycal Anders: Health, Wealth, Relationships, and Time
Sep 23, 2019 • 60 min
Today, I had the pleasure of speaking with Mycal Anders. Mycal is a Marine Corps veteran, founder of CrossFit PHX, a best-selling author, fitness coach, father and husband, plus he is even a fellow podcaster!
#50: Jon Cline from the Fox and Cline Podcast on iHeartRadio
Sep 20, 2019 • 53 min
Jon Cline is a Podcaster, owner of a Leather Goods Company, an on-air radio traffic personality, and a musician!
#49: Doctors are Drug Dealers with Tajia Diggs and Aaron Junior
Sep 18, 2019 • 50 min
In Episode #49 of the Gruler Nation Podcast I’m joined by Tajia Diggs and Aaron Junior, the co- founders of Doctors Are Drug Dealers. Doctors Are Drug Dealers mission is to educate people about radical self- care and inspire people to eat a plant based…
#48: Steven Hildreth, Jr. Novelist, Army Infantry Veteran, and Facebook Star
Sep 16, 2019 • 79 min
Steven Hildreth, Jr. is a novelist and Army infantry veteran who served on a tour of duty in Iraq.
#47: Maria Luna: CEO, Serial Entrepreneur & Shark Tank Star
Sep 13, 2019 • 41 min
Maria Luna is a serial entrepreneur. Maria was born and raised in Puerto Rico and is currently a resident of the state of Arizona since 2006.
#46: Eric McIntosh from the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Sep 9, 2019 • 37 min
On Episode #46 of Gruler Nation I had the pleasure of speaking with Eric McIntosh the business development director for the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (AZHCC).
#45: Insurance Adviser from Health Markets, Matthew Gardner
Sep 6, 2019 • 36 min
Today on Gruler Nation we are joined by Matthew Gardner! Matt is an insurance adviser with Health Markets.
#44: Unique Holistic Health and Wellness Approach with Kimberly Verbeke
Sep 4, 2019 • 55 min
On today’s episode of Gruler Nation we are joined by Kimberly Verbeke. Kimberly are her husband are the owners of De Novo Cryo & Wellness Spa located in Scottsdale, Arizona.
#43: Instagram Influencer, World Traveler& Entrepreneur, Nick Arapkiles
Sep 3, 2019 • 53 min
Today we are joined by Nick Arapkiles. Nick is a photographer, videographer, and internet marketer; better known in society today as a modern Instagram Influencer with over 19K followers.
#42: Marco Ceglie’s Marketing and Advertising will have you saying HELL- YEAH
Aug 30, 2019 • 41 min
Marco is the founder and chief creative officer of Marco “CHELL-YEAH” Creative. His agency offers the full suite of advertising, marketing, design and strategic communications services.
#41: IDX Advisors Andrew Swan and Ben McMillan
Aug 28, 2019 • 62 min
On Episode #41 of the Gruler Nation Podcast we are joined by Andrew Swan, CEO, of IDX Advisors and IDX Insights and Ben McMillan, CIO, of IDX Advisors and IDX Insights.
#40: Give Your Roof the #SexyRoofStatus with Jason Payne
Aug 26, 2019 • 68 min
In Episode #40 of the Gruler Nation Podcast I am joined by Jason Payne. Jason is the founder of State 48 Roofing. State 48 Roofing is a commercial and residential roofing company in Arizona.
#39: Marketing for your Business with Ira Rosen from Mojo Global
Aug 23, 2019 • 34 min
Today I am joined by Ira Rosen. Ira is the co- founder of Mojo Global, an online digital marketing agency.
#38: Get Fabulous Hair with Carine Werner
Aug 21, 2019 • 57 min
Episode #38 of the Gruler Nation Podcast features Carine Werner. Carine is a two time best- selling author, business mentor, and brand partner with Monat Anti- Aging Hair Care, the #1 hair care company in the United States.
#37: Tim Hilcove from SmartWrap Vehicle Wraps
Aug 19, 2019 • 33 min
In this Episode of the Gruler Nation Podcast I spoke with Tim Hilcove. Tim is the general manager and shareholder of SmartWrap Vehicle Wraps.
#35: What is Estate Planning? with Robert Hobkirk
Aug 16, 2019 • 49 min
Fellow attorney, Robert Hobkirk, is one of the partners and founders of Brown & Hobkirk law in Scottsdale, AZ.
#34: Candidate for Maricopa County Attorney: Julie Gunnigle
Aug 14, 2019 • 50 min
Episode #34 of The Gruler Nation Podcast features Julie Gunnigle. Julie is a current candidate for the Maricopa County Attorney in Arizona.
#33: Video Marketing with Max Anderson, Founder of Picnic Tree Productions
Aug 12, 2019 • 61 min
Max Anderson is the founder of Picnic Tree Productions, a video production company with a focus on helping businesses thrive in their online video presence.
#32: Unlock UR Potential with Renée Siegel
Aug 9, 2019 • 67 min
Renée Siegel has been working in the counseling field for 41 years and recently became certified as a life coach.
#31: K- 9 Instructor& Trainer Eric Reyes
Aug 7, 2019 • 66 min
President of Reyes K-9 Incorporated, Eric Reyes, is a formally trained K-9 instructor and trainer.
#30: Social Media and Sales Strategist: Jackie Ulmer
Aug 5, 2019 • 54 min
Jackie Ulmer is a social media and sales strategist, teaching real estate, direct sales and other professionals how to build a brand, create interest, generate leads and referrals and monetize their message online and offline.
#29: Cameron Alford, YouTuber and Car Guru
Aug 2, 2019 • 62 min
Episode #29 features Cameron Alford a successful YouTuber and Car Guru.
#28: Behavioral Healthcare, Addiction Treatment, and Counseling with Michael A. Gentry
Jul 31, 2019 • 61 min
Michael A. Gentry is a counselor in Scottsdale, Arizona specializing in childhood relational trauma and addiction.
#27: Dr. Peter Raisanen, NMD and Founder of LifeDoc
Jul 29, 2019 • 86 min
Dr. Peter Raisanen, NMD is the founder of LifeDoc. His life story involves a twist of fate that he regards as his greatest blessing in life which steered him on the course towards natural health and lifestyle medicine that he practices today
#26: All About Life Insurance with Bobby Akhbari
Jul 26, 2019 • 58 min
Bobby specializes in setting up tax deferred and tax free retirement planning accounts through Life Insurance and Annuities to protect his clients.
#25: Nick Collins an Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran & Insurance Professional
Jul 24, 2019 • 59 min
On today’s episode we are joined by special guest, Nick Collins. Nick is an Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran who served from 2002 to 2010. Today, he is an insurance representative from Farm Bureau.
#24:Finding Happiness with Kirk Nurmi
Jul 22, 2019 • 59 min
Episode #24 of Gruler Nation features Kirk Nurmi, former attorney to the infamous Jodi Arias.
#23: Surprise Date Challenge! with Dana Lam & Martin Kupper
Jul 19, 2019 • 43 min
Dana and Martin are passionate about helping couples to be the Happiest Couples They Know.
#22: Seeds to Inspire with Jessica Smothermon and Jacque Salomon
Jul 17, 2019 • 62 min
Seeds To Inspire 501(c)(3) is part of a large and enthusiastic grass-roots social justice educational movement.
#21: Thanasi Panagiotakopoulos on Financial Planning and Securing Your Financial Future
Jul 15, 2019 • 51 min
In Episode #21, Thanasi gives a brief overview of Commoditization of Investments, what it means to be a true Fiduciary and why that is critical.
#20: What’s Your SuperPower? Find out with Jake Carlson!
Jul 10, 2019 • 42 min
Jake Carlson is a business leader, podcaster, inspirational speaker, and founder of LifePlan Legal.
#19: New Ways to Approach Religion and Spirituality with Greg Matsen
Jul 8, 2019 • 65 min
The objective of the podcast is to approach religion and spirituality with a practical vision incorporating not only the sciences, but also principles that are addressed in Christianity and other religions and to apply them to our everyday lives to give…
#18: Dr. Dan Wool a Health and Wellness Expert!
Jul 3, 2019 • 44 min
Dr. Dan Wool , is a naturopathic doctor at Chambers Clinic in Scottsdale and Tempe, who specializes in natural treatment of GI, autoimmune disorders, and other stress conditions that frustrate and drain the energy of successful professionals
#17: How to Heal on a Plant- Based Lifestyle with Dr. Benjamin Benulis
Jul 1, 2019 • 34 min
Dr. Benjamin Benulis is a chiropractor who after developing a rare auto immune disease Dr. Ben became passionate about trying to find a straight- forward treatment for others who had developed the same disease.
#16: Mandalas, Art and the Journey of an Artist with Taylor Nelson
Jun 28, 2019 • 23 min
Taylor Nelson is a visual creative who specializes in wall murals, Mandala art, and henna tattoos. Taylor has been recognized for her unique ability to create intricate freehand pieces of art and design. Her work is currently on display in California and…
#14: Leadership, Culture and Upgrading Your Life with Erik Huso
Jun 24, 2019 • 52 min
Leadership Coach Erik Huso joins the Gruler Nation to talk about leadership, culture, marriage and family. Who is Erik?
#13: Legal Marketing in 2019 with Micah Buchdahl
Jun 21, 2019 • 35 min
Micah Buchdahl is an attorney focused on assisting law firms with business development initiatives.
#15: Acupuncture Works! With Eamon Spearman
Jun 19, 2019 • 49 min
Eamon Spearman has a Master of Science degree in acupuncture and is a licensed acupuncturist
#12: Immigration, Family and the Law with Hillary Walsh
Jun 19, 2019 • 26 min
Immigration attorney Hillary Walsh joins the Gruler Nation to share her passion for helping good people stay with their families and become part of the American Dream.
#11: Relentless Talk Radio! Philanthropy, Health & Fitness, Art & Fashion & Entrepreneurism with Michelle Micalizzi
Jun 17, 2019 • 49 min
Serial entrepreneur, artist, bikini competitor and talk show host Michelle Micalizzi joins the Gruler Nation Podcast to talk lifestyle, mindset and living your purpose.
#10: NLP, AA, 12 Steps, 5D’s, and 10 Habits with Alex Aanderud
Jun 14, 2019 • 58 min
Alex Aanderud is an expert and certified trainer in Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) and has a passion for helping others rid themselves of their limiting beliefs.
#9: Robots, Smart Home Automation and AI and with Chip McCann
Jun 11, 2019 • 44 min
“IOT” AKA the “Internet of Things” is quickly expanding around us every day. What does the future hold with wireless energy and companion robots?
#8: CBD Oil and Hemp Products with Alicia Pesina
Jun 10, 2019 • 22 min
On Episode #8 of the Gruler Nation Podcast, we are joined by HempWorx partner Alicia Pesina who shares her experience and expertise on the new and exciting world of Hemp and CBD products.
#7: Maureen Scanlon! My Dog is More Enlightened than I Am!
Jun 7, 2019 • 69 min
Maureen Scanlon is the founder and CEO of Maureen Scanlon Life Coaching.
#6: ZAC FIT! Fitness and Fatherhood with Zachary Wein
Jun 5, 2019 • 45 min
Zac Fit (Wein) joins the Gruler Nation in discussing the importance of fitness in a modern era of chaos and confusion and how to find a trusted guide who cares about your success and well-being.
#5: The Row Boat and the Bowling Ball with Tom Witt
May 31, 2019 • 30 min
Dear friend, colleague and mentor Tom Witt joins the Gruler Nation to discuss a very important parable applicable to all aspects of life: The Rowboat and the Bowling Ball.
#4: Kyna Rosen, The Stretch Ninja!
May 16, 2019 • 29 min
Interview with Kyna Rosen, AKA “The Stretch Ninja” regarding her therapy modalities in helping athletes, busy professionals and those experiencing traumatic loss recover
#3: Ryan W. Cummings, Founding Partner and Lawyer at the R&R Law Group
May 9, 2019 • 14 min
Interview with Ryan W. Cummings of the R&R Law Group. Discussion about clearing criminal records and speaking to those seeking help at treatment and recovery centers.
#2: Council of Nine (Part 2) - My Council
May 1, 2019 • 24 min
Part 2! Who would you put on your council of 9?
#1: Council of Nine (Part 1) - Who is on your Council?
Apr 30, 2019 • 8 min
The big debut! In this episode we talk about a book called Quantum Warrior by John Kehoe and a concept called the Council of 9. Who would you put on your council?