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The Leaders and Legends podcast features conversations with fascinating and dynamic men and women whose impact has shaped our knowledge, our world, and us. Join us as we discuss their imprint on our history. The program is hosted by Robert Vane who is principal of Veteran Strategies, Inc., an-Indiana based veteran business enterprise specializing in public outreach, media relations, speechwriting, public speaking, and crisis communications.
Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com

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The Leaders and Legends podcast features conversations with fascinating and dynamic men and women whose impact has shaped our knowledge, our world, and us. Join us as we discuss their imprint on our history. The program is hosted by Robert Vane who is principal of Veteran Strategies, Inc., an-Indiana based veteran business enterprise specializing in public outreach, media relations, speechwriting, public speaking, and crisis communications.
Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com

    Michael Huber, CEO of the Greater Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce

    Michael Huber, CEO of the Greater Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce

    Our friend Michael Huber had me on his “Michael Loves Indy” podcast a little while ago and this week we return the favor; Michael is the president and CEO of the Greater Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce, a fellow Mayor Ballard alum, and one of our state’s most respected leaders. He has an unbelievable love & talent for music and sits down with us for a fun interview on the “Leaders and Legends” podcast.

     Sponsors

    •      Veteran Strategies

    •      Girl Scouts of Central Indiana

    •      MacAllister Machinery

    •      Garmong Construction

    •      Crowne Plaza Downtown Indianapolis Historic Union Station

    About Veteran Strategies

    ‘Leaders and Legends’ is brought to you by Veteran Strategies—your local veteran business enterprise specializing in media relations, crisis communications, public outreach, and digital photography. Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com. See our Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and our California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Paul Lushin, Founder and CEO of Lushin, Inc

    Paul Lushin, Founder and CEO of Lushin, Inc

    Paul Lushin has had one of the most varied and interesting entrepreneurial careers I’ve ever encountered. As founder and CEO of Lushin, Inc, Paul has helped transform and grow companies all over the United States. On this week’s “Leaders and Legends” podcast Paul talks about his success, helping others find this same success, and what it was like to drink beers with the Sex Pistols.

    Sponsors

    •       Veteran Strategies

    •       Girl Scouts of Central Indiana

    •       MacAllister Machinery

    •       Garmong Construction

    •       Crowne Plaza Downtown Indianapolis Historic Union Station

    About Veteran Strategies

    ‘Leaders and Legends’ is brought to you by Veteran Strategies—your local veteran business enterprise specializing in media relations, crisis communications, public outreach, and digital photography. Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com. See our Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and our California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Andrew Nagorski, Author of “1941: The Year Germany Lost the War”

    Andrew Nagorski, Author of “1941: The Year Germany Lost the War”

    When did Germany lose World War II? According to journalist and historian Andrew Nagorski, Hitler’s fate was sealed near the very beginning of the conflict. Andrew joins us on the “Leaders and Legends” podcast to discuss his superb book “1941: The Year Germany Lost the War.” If you are a student of history’s most seminal and brutal conflict, you will enjoy hearing Andrew discuss his writings and research.

    Sponsors

    •       Veteran Strategies

    •       Girl Scouts of Central Indiana

    •       MacAllister Machinery

    •       Garmong Construction

    •       Crowne Plaza Downtown Indianapolis Historic Union Station

    About Veteran Strategies

    ‘Leaders and Legends’ is brought to you by Veteran Strategies—your local veteran business enterprise specializing in media relations, crisis communications, public outreach, and digital photography. Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com. See our Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and our California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Brigadier General Stewart Goodwin, Executive Director of the Indiana War Memorials

    Brigadier General Stewart Goodwin, Executive Director of the Indiana War Memorials

    On Memorial Day weekend, the “Leaders and Legends” podcast features a conversation with Brigadier General Stewart Goodwin. The general spent 37 years in the military, but is probably best known as the smiling face that gives impromptu tours at the Indiana War Memorial. The general discusses his career, the meaning of service, and how no city or state does a better job honoring their veterans. Danielle Shockey, CEO of Girl Scouts of Central Indiana, joins us as co-host for the podcast.

     Sponsors

    •      Veteran Strategies

    •      Girl Scouts of Central Indiana

    •      MacAllister Machinery

    •      Garmong Construction

    •      Crowne Plaza Downtown Indianapolis Historic Union Station

    About Veteran Strategies

    ‘Leaders and Legends’ is brought to you by Veteran Strategies—your local veteran business enterprise specializing in media relations, crisis communications, public outreach, and digital photography. Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com See our Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and our California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Historian Peter Cozzens on His Book “Tecumseh and the Prophet”

    Historian Peter Cozzens on His Book “Tecumseh and the Prophet”

    Historian Peter Cozzens has written some of the most popular and well-received books on American History—and he’s our guest on this week’s “Leaders and Legends” podcast. Peter talks about his latest book “Tecumseh and the Prophet” and his brilliant books on the Western Theater during the American Civil War.

     Sponsors

    •       Veteran Strategies

    •       Girl Scouts of Central Indiana

    •       MacAllister Machinery

    •       Garmong Construction

    •       Crowne Plaza Downtown Indianapolis Historic Union Station

    About Veteran Strategies

     ‘Leaders and Legends’ is brought to you by Veteran Strategies—your local veteran business enterprise specializing in media relations, crisis communications, public outreach, and digital photography. Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com See our Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and our California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Malcolm Moran, Journalist

    Malcolm Moran, Journalist

    Malcolm Moran is one of the most honored sports journalists in America. He has covered nearly 40 Final Fours, 11 Super Bowls, 16 World Series, and too many other premier sporting events to count. Additionally, Malcolm is the director of the Sports Capital Journalism Program at IUPUI. Malcolm joins the “Leaders and Legends” podcast to discuss his career, the joys of mentoring young journalists, and how fun it was to cover the Knicks-Pacers wars of the 1990s.

    Sponsors

    •       Veteran Strategies

    •       Girl Scouts of Central Indiana

    •       MacAllister Machinery

    •       Garmong Construction

    •       Crowne Plaza Downtown Indianapolis Historic Union Station

    About Veteran Strategies

    ‘Leaders and Legends’ is brought to you by Veteran Strategies—your local veteran business enterprise specializing in media relations, crisis communications, public outreach, and digital photography. Learn more at www.veteranstrategies.com

      See our Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and our California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    • 1 hr 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

indygreg23 ,

Great podcast

Robert - I just listened to Andrew Nagorski podcast. That was awesome! The context he gave on events in 1941 kept me hooked. Also, you are a very good interviewer. I am a subscriber now and will go back and listen to some past shows. Well done!

Greg C.

bryan strawbridge ,

Great Hoosier podcast!

Love the podcast, Robert. Keep it up.

-Bryan Strawbridge

Rachael Coverdale ,

The Best in Indy!

Robert Vane continues to bring the best of the best to us here in Indy and across the country. Love hearing stories from those who are leading our state. Great job, Robert! Keep them coming.

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