Ep.95 – Randy Schneider of Renovatio’s Taproom and Restaurant

As a realtor you can see the beginning of transformations happening in areas we call home. In East Liverpool Renovatio’s Taproom & Restaurant took an architecturally beautiful historic bank, and brought it back to life. This was the beginning. Listen in as Randy talks about his journey into owning a restaurant, the significance of supporting local and the transformation of East Liverpool. Of course, all of this was enjoyed over some Numbers Brewing Company Blood Orange beer. #localbusiness #supportlocal
 
This podcast is sponsored by Platt Insurance Group and produced by Youngstown Studio.
 

Ep.94 – Dennis Schiraldi founder of DOYO

Dennis Schiraldi founder, creator, inventor, marketing guru of DOYO Live came by Youngstown Studio to talk about coming home, and bringing with us new ways to help elevate our area. Of course all of was discussed over some local brew from Noble Creature Cask House and BIRDFISH BREWING CO.. #local #marketingentrepreneur #networking #podcast
 
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Ep.93 – Nate and Dani Wilson with Woodland Cellars

Nate and Dani Wilson are serial entrepreneurs. From rental properties, making delicious mead, wine and to hosting events, these two have proven dreams combined with determination are keys to success.
 
This podcast is sponsored by Platt Insurance Group and produced by Youngstown Studio.
 

Ep.92 – Joe Midlick with the Youngstown Marathon

This race has brought great recognition to our area. Joe Midlick, a board of director for the race, talks about the runs offered, the beer created, the inspiring stories and who they’ve been able to help through everyone’s support and sponsorships. If you are thinking about running, there is still time. If not, please come out and support. As Joe said this marathon, a Boston qualifier, is noted In Runner’s World Magazine as being one of the top 5% most difficult marathons in the world making that Penguin City beer will taste so good after you cross that finish line. Good luck to all the runners! #supportlocal #runtilyoudrop #beer
 
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Ep.76 – Stella Angelo with The Cake Boutique

Sweets and treats! Who says beer can’t be paired with cupcakes?? Lisa Resnick stopped by Vintage Estate Wine & Beer to grab Modern Methods Brewing Company, R.Shea Brewing – Merriman Valley and Brewing Projekt‘s delicious stouts to go with The Cake Boutique delicious cupcakes.

Listen to owner/creator of The Cake Boutique’s Stella Angelo talk about her love of baking and real estate . The drive behind being successful is a necessity, and Stella truly has it. And that combined with her creative mind, has made her and her business pursuits successful. Thank you Stella for being this week’s guest.
 

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Ep.75 – Nicci Farris and Kelli Catullo, Co-Owners of the Beauty Boutique

When two strong women get together great successes happen. Kelli Catullo and Nicci Farris are prime examples of that. Utilizing Facebook as their starting point, their creation, Beauty Boutique has quickly gained speed in the Mahoning Valley. 
 

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Ep.74 – Chris Davis, Co-Owner of West 34 Downtown Youngstown

The Homes and Hops podcast has a new home Youngstown Studio. And today we have it a test run. Thank you to our first guest, Chris Davis, co-owner of West 34, a new destination on the corner of West Federal and Phelps Street
Downtown. And what an awesome surprise for Aspasia and Richie to stop by the studio to help quench our thirst with some of their Penguin City Beer.
 

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Ep.73 – Phil Kidd, Community Development Officer and Projects Manager

Community activist Phil Kidd never. slows. down. He’s back for round 2 on the podcast and as expected it’s worth the listen – his new CLE neighborhoods initiative (and documentary), a healthy debate on Western Reserve expansion, the history of urban planning in the Valley, its impacts and how to plan for the future. An added bonus – Phil provided some quality CLE beverages to sample.
 

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