Have you ever started a search for Leadership inspiration, only to find that the best Leadership minds sharing content are 1,000s of miles away? The Lilac City Leadership podcast is about personally connecting with some of the best Leaders in the Spokane, WA region who we either know or know of, and hearing their battle stories and wisdom about Leadership, within the context of the Lilac City.
The Key To Scaling A Cupcake Business: Great People! Sally & Jessica Winfrey At Sweet Frosting
How can you turn art and passion into a business? Sally and Jessica Winfrey from Sweet Frostings Blissful Bake Shop, an award-winning Spokane bakery, talk about growing a business, delegating jobs, and asking for help in this edition of the Lilac City Leadership Podcast.
Bringing People Together With Food In A Modern, Approachable Way Adam Hegsted At Eat Good Group
This episode of the Lilac City Leadership Podcast features local chef, entrepreneur, and business owner Chef Adam Hegsted! Gain insight into how Adam creates community through food, keeps customers and employees happy, and how he navigated the restaurant scene during a global pandemic. He talks about bringing people together with food in a modern, approachable way in Episode 08 of the podcast.
It's All About The Taste Deborah Di Bernardo At Roast House Coffee
Our guest on this episode has won gold, silver, or bronze medals for 20 of her coffees in the largest coffee competition in the world, Golden Bean. Her business was noted last year as one of the top 30 roasters in North America. She's leading the charge in Spokane's coffee scene and doing it ethically. Hear from Deborah Di Bernardo, owner of Roast House Coffee, about what it takes to run a sustainable business and how you can turn passion into success in Episode 07 of the Lilac City Leadership Podcast.
It's Always About Relationships, Always! Mayor Nadine Woodword Of Spokane
Imagine navigating a complex web of political, public health, and affordable housing challenges square in the middle of adjusting to a new role. Listen as James Krejci joins forces with digital creator Doyle Wheeler as co-hosts for this all-new episode with genuine leader and Mayor of Spokane, Nadine Woodward who reminds leaders and aspiring leaders that Lilac City Leadership is about relationships...always!
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Alisha Benson of Greater Spokane Inc.
After an already impressive career, including several stints as interim CEO of Greater Spokane Incorporated, Alisha Benson has recently been promoted to the CEO role. In this dynamic episode she takes us through the remarkable journey that has led to her success and accomplishments. Alisha is poised to take her organization to new heights, bringing many people with her along the way. Make sure you're prepared to scribe the many great insights that she has incorporated into her leadership style here in the Greater Spokane Region.
As the former Chief Executive of one of the top semiconductor companies in the world, Dan Mahoney brings a one-of-a-kind, genuine leadership perspective to Spokane. Grab a new pen and notepad as Dan conducts an exceptional case study on ethics, customer experience, and decision-making. The wisdom and advice in this episode is relevant and impactful for leaders at all points in their journey.
Great conversations that are genuine and real life - James is truly delivering great knowledge from his guests. Some podcasts are just vehicles for the host’s personality, this one is about you the listener and the guest.
Accessible and inspiring
Truly appreciate the character James demonstrates and I’ve been enjoying the inspiration and nuggets of wisdom he is bringing to me and our region. Can’t wait for the next episodes.