10 episodes

Made in Manhattan is a podcast devoted to business, entrepreneurship, innovation, ideas, and the people who make work….well….work….in the Little Apple. When we take time to learn from one another, and about one another, ideas are sparked, lessons are learned, and community is built.

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Made in Manhattan is a podcast devoted to business, entrepreneurship, innovation, ideas, and the people who make work….well….work….in the Little Apple. When we take time to learn from one another, and about one another, ideas are sparked, lessons are learned, and community is built.

    Episode 10 - K-Glez Cleaning Services

    Episode 10 - K-Glez Cleaning Services

    The founder of K-Glez Cleaning Services is Omar Gonzalez. He's a first-generation immigrant to the United States from Mexico. Omar's first job in the Little Apple was at McDonald's, and from there he worked as a CNA at Mercy Regional Health Center for seven years. He and his wife, Karla, then started K-Glez Cleaning Services and it's now one of the largest cleaning companies in Manhattan. Today's story is the definition of inspiration. Omar Gonzalez is a cancer survivor, a true entrepreneur, and a good man.

    • 39 min
    Episode 9 - Summer Business Reflections

    Episode 9 - Summer Business Reflections

    In this unique episode, host Zac Burton, reflects on lessons learned from summer jobs, Kyle Bauer, stretching, the value of hard work, perspective in communication, dicks...yes...dicks, customer service, The Pathfinder, Bill Snyder, and Steve Jobs. It's basically like the school lunch menu when the meal was titled "cook's choice"....you're going to get a lot of different stuff that's been on the shelf for awhile! Enjoy!

    • 35 min
    Episode 8 - The Alms Group

    Episode 8 - The Alms Group

    There aren’t many people in Manhattan who’ve risen to the pinnacle of their industry before the age of 30. When it comes to real estate sales, the founder and owner of The Alms Group, Cam Ward, has done exactly that. And it isn’t like he’s A-Ha, Dexy’s Midnight Runners, Norman Greenbaum, or Chumbawumba. Cam Ward is far from a one-hit wonder. He’s topped the list of real estate sales in Manhattan multiple times, and now The Alms Group has a brand new office at 1202 Moro, in the heart of Aggievill

    • 56 min
    Episode 7 - Colbert Hills Golf Course

    Episode 7 - Colbert Hills Golf Course

    Matt Gourlay took over as superintendent at Colbert Hills Golf Course at the age of 22...a full year before he graduated from K-State. The financial outlook for the course, and the entire golf industry, wasn’t optimistic. For 10 years Gourlay’s budget never increased a dollar...and it was that adversity that forced him to think outside the box. He created an entirely new way to conserve water and establish mowing patterns that earned him the title of national golf course superintendent of the year in 20

    • 42 min
    Episode 6 - New Health

    Episode 6 - New Health

    New Health is a medical practice that was opened in Manhattan by former K-State football player Dr. Ekwensi Griffith and his wife Angela in 2015. New Health now has locations in Topeka & Lenexa and employs more than a dozen medical professionals like Jami Potter, a former K-State volleyball player and nurse practitioner, who the Griffiths' call "the LeBron James" of their staff. New Health uses a team approach that reflects a genuine passion for helping patients achieve a healthy and confident lifestyle.

    • 45 min
    Episode 5 - Central National Trust & Wealth Management

    Episode 5 - Central National Trust & Wealth Management

    In 1965, Central National began offering trust and investment services, and 54 years later that tradition of trust continues at the corner of College Avenue and Claflin Road in Manhattan. What if I don’t even know what a trust is? What does wealth management even mean? "I'm not exactly wealthy," is probably what you're thinking. You might be surprised how all of this applies to your life on this episode of “Made in Manhattan” with Vice President and Trust Officer at Central National, Brian Fehr.

    • 47 min

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