23 episodes

Welcome to SCV Means Business, the official podcast of the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation. Stay tuned as President & CEO Holly Schroeder interviews business leaders and explores the many ways that companies connect and contribute to their community.

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Welcome to SCV Means Business, the official podcast of the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation. Stay tuned as President & CEO Holly Schroeder interviews business leaders and explores the many ways that companies connect and contribute to their community.

    E23: WayForward Technologies- An Independent Video Game Developer and Publisher in Santa Clarita

    E23: WayForward Technologies- An Independent Video Game Developer and Publisher in Santa Clarita

    Voldi Way, Founder of WayForward Technologies, joins the program to discuss the evolution of the video game industry, and the history of his company. Voldi also discusses the challenges and opportunities that come with scaling a business, and how WayForward manages large teams. He also reveals how they recruit in a tight labor market, and how they create a positive work culture.

    • 23 min
    E22: Stratasys Direct- Providing 3D Custom Printing and Manufacturing Solutions

    E22: Stratasys Direct- Providing 3D Custom Printing and Manufacturing Solutions

    Stratasys Direct CEO Kent Firestone joins the program to discuss the unique history of 3D printing in Santa Clarita, and the rise of 3D printing for production. Discover the benefits of 3D printing over traditional manufacturing, and how Stratasys develops unique solutions for customers.

    • 23 min
    E21: The Alfred Mann Foundation- Pioneering Innovative Solutions for Medical Conditions

    E21: The Alfred Mann Foundation- Pioneering Innovative Solutions for Medical Conditions

    John Petrovich, CEO of the Alfred Mann Foundation, and Robert Greenberg, Executive Chairman of the Alfred Mann Foundation, join the program to discuss the history and purpose of their organization. Discover how the foundation has helped bring new technology to market for some of the most challenging medical problems, and how they partner with outside companies to maximize their efforts.

    • 25 min
    E20: Six Flags Magic Mountain- The Largest Employer in Santa Clarita

    E20: Six Flags Magic Mountain- The Largest Employer in Santa Clarita

    This episode features an interview with Tim Burkhart and Neal Thurman from Six Flags Theme Parks, as they discuss some of the highlights and history of the theme park. They reveal a new coaster and new section of the park that is coming soon, and some of the global projects currently in development. 

    • 25 min
    E19:Behind The Golden Arches- The Evolution of McDonalds

    E19:Behind The Golden Arches- The Evolution of McDonalds

    In this episode, you'll hear from an owner of several McDonald's stores in Santa Clarita, as he discusses the evolution of the franchise. Discover industry trends and innovations, and how McDonald's is using technology to better serve their customers.

    • 23 min
    E18: Gerard Cosmetics- Using the Power of Social Media To Grow Their Brand

    E18: Gerard Cosmetics- Using the Power of Social Media To Grow Their Brand

    This episode features an interview with Jennifer Gerard, President and CEO of Gerard Cosmetics, as she discusses the evolution of her company and why she decided to start her own business. Discover the range of products that the company offers, and how Jennifer uses social media influencers to get the word out about the brand. Jennifer shares her thoughts about the current state of social media influencers and reveals future collaborations. 

    • 23 min

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