Diving into conversation with change makers and go-getters, Ann Smith and her guests inspire listeners who seek more from their professional and personal lives.
Episode 27: Dean Mundy, Associate Professor at the University of Oregon
Join us for the latest #AllShineNoFlash podcast conversation with Dean Mundy, associate professor and public relations area director at the University of Oregon. From communications roles in corporate America to finding a passion for academia, Dean opens up about his love for teaching, navigating students through a pandemic and what to keep in mind when pursuing a career in PR.
Episode 26 - Alexis Davis Smith, Julie Frisoni and Ann Smith
Join us for the latest #AllShineNoFlash conversation with founders of PRecise Communications (Alexis Davis Smith), Frisoni PR (Julie Frisoni) and our own A.wordsmith (Ann Smith)! As public relations veterans they have seen many changes within the industry, but none quite like what the last year and a half brought. Tune in to hear what’s happening in their individual markets, plans for returning to the office, ways to stay relevant for clients and approaches for recruiting and retaining great talent.
Episode 25: Neeta Singh, Founder and Owner of Neeta Naturals
Join us for the latest #AllShineNoFlash conversation with Neeta Singh, founder and owner of Neeta Naturals. Former Miss Bhopal 2001 and a Miss India Finalist, Neeta now resides in Ashland, Oregon, where she runs @neetanaturals, an Ayurvedic beauty and wellness company. Tune in to learn more about how to become your healthiest and best self on this week’s episode!
Episode 24: Jackie B Peterson, Advisor & Instructor at Small Business Development Center
Join us for the latest #AllShineNoFlash conversation with Jackie B Peterson, strategic advisor and instructor at Portland’s Small Business Development Center and author of “Better, Smarter, Richer.” A small business coach with a passion for helping people make a living doing what they love, Jackie walks us through taking the entrepreneurial leap, being rewarded for your value and the power of a positive mindset.
Episode 23: Rachel Brice, Professional Belly Dancer and Instructor
Join us for the latest #AllShineNoFlash conversation with Rachel Brice, a professional belly dancer and instructor who has traveled the world preforming, including with the Lollapalooza 2003 music festival! Rachel shares some of the historical origins of belly dance and its many styles and forms (likely different than what you imagine!) that are celebrated around the globe. You can find more videos of Rachel on IG and her Tiktok @rachelthebrice and on her website at https://rachelbrice.blog/.
Episode 22: Suzanne Nance, President and CEO of All Classical Portland
Tune in to the latest #AllShineNoFlash conversation with Suzanne Nance, president and CEO of All Classical Portland, one of the nation’s most renowned classical music broadcast stations. We talk about Suzanne’s upbringing and journey to becoming an acclaimed opera performer, common misconceptions about classical music and the diverse programming on All Classical Portland.
This is an excellent podcast to stay up-to-date on all of the latest change makers and industry leaders!