Host Stormy Simon is unlike any c-suite executive you’ve encountered before. She’s a glass ceiling shattering e-commerce pioneer, corporate renegade, cannabis activist, and state representative candidate who literally went from welfare to the boardroom at Overstock.com.
Picking up where business lunches left off, join Stormy for witty lunchtime chat with top celebrities, tastemakers, influencers, and unexpected thought leaders tackling topics including reinvention, unique business practices, the role that modern spirituality plays in our daily lives, and everything in between.
EPISODE 407 AKA EPISODE 36: Hector Verdugo: From the Streets to the Mayans M.C. and Homeboy Industries
Join Stormy for an elevating discussion with ex-gang member and Mayans M.C. actor Hector Verdugo as he talks about how he’s transforming lives through Homeboy Industries, a program designed to offer new beginnings for gang-affiliated and previously incarcerated people. Hector doesn’t hold back as he shares the raw reality the neglect he faced as a child, growing up with generations of gang members around him and how he fought like hell to turn his life around and teach others why without darkness, you might never know the light.
EPISODE 406 AKA EPISODE 35: Naomi Seligman: Taking a Stand for Justice
Join Stormy for an empowering conversation with rape survivor and advocate Naomi Seligman who has taken a stand against the current Mayor of Los Angeles, Eric Garcetti. From trauma training to her journey to healing, Naomi Seligman is an inspiring force whose voice must be heard as she demonstrates why being a whistleblower isn’t for the faint of heart.
EPISODE 405 AKA EPISODE 34: Nakita Hemingway
Join Stormy for an engaging discussion with Nakita Hemingway, an entrepreneur, political leader, realtor, cut-flower farmer, and the first woman to run for Commissioner of Agriculture in the State of Georgia. Learn what prompted Nakita, a mom of four, to run for office, and how she is tackling issues of hunger and voter suppression in Georgia. This episode will inspire you to take action in your own zipcode!
EPISODE 404 AKA EPISODE 33: Jewlzie
Join Stormy for a bite-sized convo with Jewlzie, a new, genre-less musical artist who is about to make a big splash! Become inspired as they speak about how she grew up, her interpretations of art, music, dancing, and poetry, her upcoming 2021 album 2 SHINE 4 U, her unique tattoos, and how she stays her authentic self as a creator.
EPISODE 403 AKA EPISODE 32: WALTER ZOOI FROM YMF
Join Stormy for an illuminating #GivingTuesday convo with Walter Zooi, Executive Director of Young Musicians Foundation, a progressive non-profit organization that is transforming the lives of people in underrepresented communities by redefining music education and ensuring equitable access to its benefits. Tune in to get details on the new facility YMF is building in Historic South Central, Los Angeles, where they will serve exponentially more students through community-based programming than ever before, including new programs in workforce development.
EPISODE 402 AKA EPISODE 31: Psychic Lynn Woods
Join Stormy Simon and Psychic Lynn Woods for a cosmic lunch that will lead you to regions beyond as they cover tantalizing topics such as astral travel, spirits and unlocking the intuition that lies in all of us.
Thank you for sharing and saving lives. I had the opportunity to meet Stormy at the cannabis Science conference in Baltimore this year. I Love her and all she stands for.