Welcome and thank you for tuning into the Community Cast, a podcast by Chalmers Insurance Group. Since 1857, Chalmers has helped Maine and New Hampshire businesses and families protect what is most important to them. Each episode will feature a team member from Chalmers interviewing entrepreneurs, neighbors and local leaders about their stories, lessons learned, and how they are paying it forward in their communities. Whether you run your own business, or steward a local passion project, this is the podcast for you.
Giving Back Smiles with Dr. Kelsey Hill
In this episode, Carissa Chipman interviews Dr. Kelsey Hill of Morgan-Hill Dental Care in Gorham, Maine. They discuss her path to becoming a dentist, how technology has improved the patient experience and how she gained trust in the industry.
Raising the Bar for Adult Care with Karen Albert
In this episode, Steve Cote interviews Karen Albert, Director of Community Relations at MWV Adult Day Center. They discuss fulfilling the region’s critical adult service needs, how they collaborate with local non-profit organizations, and what lessons they learned in the pandemic.
Serving Community Responsibly with John Eastman
In this episode, Steve Cote interviews John Eastman, Director of Conway (NH) Parks & Recreation Department. They discuss the importance of leading with a servant’s mindset, ongoing staff training and a strong volunteer board.
A Community That Moves Together with Meghan Courchesne
In this episode, Carissa Chipman interviews Meghan Courchesne, Marketing Manager and Master Spin Instructor at Rêve Cycling in Portland, Maine. They discuss taking advantage of opportunity, the hustle of a small business and how to start a fitness routine.
How To Build a Stand-Out Brand With Mallika Malhotra
In this episode, Nina Cutter interviews Mallika Malhotra, owner of MikiFoto + Co. They discuss how she helps female entrepreneurs tell their stories, the questions business owners should ask themselves and how she shares her expertise with her community.
Live and Work in Maine with Katie Shorey
In this episode, Dottie Chalmers Cutter interviews Katie Shorey, Director of Engagement of Live + Work in Maine and proud boomerang. They discuss how to best attract talent to Maine, the diverse workforce opportunities in the state and her path to entrepreneurship.
Badger Realty with Brenda Leavitt
Great way to start this program from Chalmers! Nicely done.
Giving a voice to our awesome neighbors
Great job, Steve! So nice to hear from local business owners who help lead our community :)
Great to hear local voices!
Thanks Chalmers Insurance for bringing us these stories.