Stories from the C|SUITE

Stories from the C|SUITE
Learn the “WHY” stories of successful business professionals. What makes them different, what is their genius story and what is in their heart. Plus, learn networking tips, skills that can help you get ahead and more. Visit us at and our producers at

Veni, Vidi, Vici-Marc Wolfe’s Way
Feb 13 • 48 min
Meet Marc Wolfe: Are you in the service-focused industry? (Healthcare, Marketing, Financial, Nonprofit) and want to increase your business growth, employee engagement, and overall profit? Do you want your team to be in sync with your vision and your…
Strategy Imagined Equates To Making Dreams Come True w/ Brooks Christol
Feb 4 • 33 min
I could tell you about me, or I could have the great Advertising and PR minds I work with tell you about me. Brooks’ s enthusiasm for marketing is matched only by his enthusiasm for, well, everything. With more than a decade of practical experience,…
Simplifying Results So You Can Finally Live The Life You Crave w/ Thom Rigsby
Jan 28 • 39 min
Check out what Thom Rigsby has to say: Do you ever feel stuck? You know, no matter what you try to take your business to the next level you just can’t get the results you’re after? It’s frustrating…and exhausting, right?! Maybe you’ve even considered that…
Clarity By Design w/ Peter Cronin
Jan 21 • 31 min
At Cronin Creative, we specialize in turning irksome problems into streamlined solutions, distilling complicated messages down to their easily understood essence. Companies large and small count on Cronin Creative to deliver compelling, evocative design…
Taking The High Road w/ Sharon Kendrew
Jan 14 • 21 min
What does taking the High Road mean? After chatting with Sharon Kendrew you will understand it is the “why” behind everything that her company does. Here is “what” they do: High Road specializes in Domestic Freight Solutions - across the state or across…
CHUM In The Water w/ Kimble Bosworth
Jan 7 • 26 min
Kimble Boswroth Our mission is focused: - To enhance and simplify the delivery of our products and services. - To be bigger, better, faster and smarter. - To provide you with more control, improved productivity and increased profitability. -We are the One…
He’s A Coach Both On The Soccer Field And In The Business World w/ Tyler Murray
Dec 17, 2019 • 24 min
Tyler Murray moved to Nashville from Texas to become the Director of Community Relations of Profile by Sanford. Profile is a comprehensive wellness program developed by physicians and researchers with Sanford Health, who represents the nation’s largest…
What Do Growability And Watermelon Have In Common w/ Joshua MacLeod
Dec 10, 2019 • 34 min
Joshua MacLeod joins us to chat about leadership and service. He is the founder and president of Growability Consultation. The mission of Growability® is to empower leaders to grow organizations that make a significant impact in our world. Watch for…
What’s A Solutionist? w/ Ali Hemyari
Dec 3, 2019 • 22 min
Ali the “Solutionist” owns Pet Taxxi, Unfair Advantage, Nashville Working Dogs, Nashville K-9 University, Hemyari Properties. You need to meet him. Consumer dog obedience training. with a specialty in high-level Law Enforcement K-9 Training. Our program…
Happy Thanksgiving w/ Bill Selph
Nov 26, 2019 • 32 min
Bill Selph - I am a Nashville native who is lucky enough to work for Marshall & Bruce Printing Company. Blister cards and other specialty packaging printing are our strength. Our UV offset presses print on plastic, heavy board and other substrates. How…
Takisha Bromell Owner At Girlfriday Business Solutions
Nov 19, 2019 • 34 min
Takisha: 01. STRENGTHS FOCUSED Each of us is most successful when we focus on our strengths. At Girlfriday Business Solutions, we specialize in taking care of those things you don’t have time to do, and may not be your strengths. But they are our…
Connecting Veterans To Opportunities w/ Michael McCoy
Nov 12, 2019 • 40 min
A strategic leader for programs in talent acquisition marketing, and brand management. Seeking a new opportunity to build a brand. I am interested in opportunities that allow me to build upon my leadership skills, grow the value in a business and…
From Ohio to Nashville the CEO & COO w/ Bret Babcock
Nov 5, 2019 • 29 min
Bret Babcock leads all financial operations at LOGICFORCE. He is an experienced finance & accounting leader with strong analytical, strategic planning and business management experience. Bret serves as one of three C-level executives and drives value for…
Law or Horror, Happy Halloween w/ Trey McClarnon
Oct 29, 2019 • 29 min
Trick-or-treating will have new meaning after you hear this episode. My friend Trey is an attorney that has a new way to scare you. Check him out on Linkedin and visit his website. As always we give business networking tips at the end to try to help you…
Building Employee Benefit “Knowledge Hubs” For Nashville’s Business Leaders To Thrive In The Dynamic World of Healthcare w/ Alex Dampf
Oct 22, 2019 • 26 min
This week we chat with my friend Alex Dampf. His company can help you save up to 40% of insurance costs without changing brokers or plans by focusing on the claims. Also, join us at our annual UnStuck Conference next week on Oct 24th. Save your seat here.…
He Helps Salespeople, Sales Leaders and Business Owners Increase Sales and Make More Money w/ John Boyens
Oct 15, 2019 • 36 min
It is not every week that you get to interview one of your business heroes, but this week I did! Meet John Boyens., an incredible business leader and one of the most caring people I know. His career is based on his desire to help others more successful…
King of Clarity and Great Friend w/ Steve Woodruff
Oct 8, 2019 • 26 min
They call him the King of Clarity. Steve Woodruff helps individuals and businesses discover their professional DNA, define their offerings, target their ideal clients, and articulate their differentiating messages. Goal: make you crystal-clear, memorable,…
From California To Nashville…The Go Giver w/ Lisa Peters
Oct 1, 2019 • 39 min
Hear the story of growing up on a cattle ranch in California to owning an insurance company in Franklin Insurance LLC outside of Nashville, with Lisa Peters. As always thank you to our sponsor InSight Insurance Services and producer i65music
Moving Is In His Blood w/ Don Watson
Sep 24, 2019 • 26 min
This month my good friend, Don Watson tells his story of the family business and his thoughts on doing the right things.
Camp, Hike, and SQL… meet Joe Webb the MVP
Sep 17, 2019 • 30 min
WHAT I DO: I help busy leaders concerned about their company’s critical information avoid the expense of hiring an experienced full-time database administrator, while still enjoying the peace of mind that comes from knowing their operational, financial,…
Piccolo Means Small Business w/ Anna-Vija McClain
Sep 10, 2019 • 39 min
I founded Piccolo Marketing to provide comprehensive marketing services to small business owners with an honest, outside perspective, clearly defined strategic steps, cost-saving referrals, and efficient project management. What makes us unique is our…
Don’t Feed The Monster w/ Dave Toeben
Sep 3, 2019 • 28 min
We help business owners keep more of their healthcare dollars instead of giving it to the insurance company.
He Plays Bass Guitar and is Where Creativity Meets Critical Thinking w/Brian Shun
Aug 27, 2019 • 33 min
Brian Shun is a forward-thinker, equally strong in critical thinking (left-brain) and creativity (right-brain). He has direct experience in diverse industries and business sizes in multiple disciplines, including operations, finance, strategic planning,…
Law to Family Business and Back Again w/ JK Elkin
Aug 1, 2019 • 18 min
She started as a lawyer, then the family company needed her. After servicing the family business, she’s now back in law with a huge heart for family businesses.
From the Mountain to Success w/ Nancy Norris
Aug 1, 2019 • 23 min
This month we hear the story of how Nancy Norris survived the foster home and found her success in serving in the US Army. Now she’s an entrepreneur and public speaker.
Grand Dads are the Best w/ Jeff Batts
Aug 1, 2019 • 20 min
Growing up in Grand Dad’s furniture store to owning an HR business that works to protect family businesses.
Let’s Start with Opera, She Says…w/ Juliana Stachurski
Aug 1, 2019 • 27 min
This month we hear the humble beginnings in the Opera house to owning a very successful company is the right tune for Juliana.
Flying High for the Navy and Business w/ Dave Ford
Aug 1, 2019 • 26 min
Hear how to do a night landing on an aircraft carrier. Then how to run two powerful companies. Go Navy
LinkedIn Has No Borders w/ Jim Bob Howard
Aug 1, 2019 • 31 min
This month we will hear the amazing story of how a guy from Texas organized a conference in Africa without knowing a sole there.