The Watermelon Sandwich Podcast was created to bring a true connection to people, food and the simple things in life.
This podcast's hope is to connect to a variety of people in our world with different perspectives on life. Whether we are chatting with a professional, entrepreneur, artist, stay at home parent or politician. The goal is the same as it will be in every aspect of its motto and that is to teach and learn the simplicity of life, to live well and be fulfilled.
Andrew Guido - Building Biologist, Principal of ERTH and connecting nature to our homes - Episode #005
Andrew Guido has followed his passions most of his adult life which have included fitness, food and now wellness real estate. He brings a multidisciplinary approach to homebuilding. With a diversified business career spanning over 30 years that includes leadership and operating positions in the food, communications, consulting, construction and land development industries. He has helped shape the business strategy for some of Canada’s largest companies and has a knack for seeing what’s around the corner… the creation of ERTH.
Andrew has a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree from the Schulich School of Business from York University in Toronto, Ontario and is a Certified Building Biologist from the Building Biology Institute in Santa Fe, New Mexico. When he is not busy working, Andrew can be found baking organic artisanal breads made with natural leaven. He is still trying to figure out how to use his outdoor wood burning pizza oven.
Dr. Lance Secretan - Inspire, service and leadership
He is the world's foremost authority on inspirational leadership, is ranked the 4th most influential leadership coach in the world, a former CEO of a Fortune 100 company, university professor, award-winning columnist, poet, author, outdoor athlete and advisor and coach to leaders.
Dr. Lance Secretan is the world’s top authority on inspirational leadership, a trailblazing teacher, advisor and expert on corporate culture, whose bestselling books, inspirational talks, and life-changing retreats have touched the hearts and minds of hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. He is the author of 21 books about leadership, inspiration, corporate culture and entrepreneurship as well as an award-winning memoir, A Love Story. His latest book is The Bellwether Effect. Lance is a riveting speaker and is acknowledged globally as one of our most insightful and original leadership teachers. He is the former CEO of a Fortune 100 company, university professor, award-winning columnist, poet, author and outdoor athlete. He coaches and advises leaders globally (he is ranked among both The Top 30 Most Influential Executive Coaches and The Top 30 Most Influential Leadership Experts globally), and guides leadership teams who wish to transform their culture into the most inspirational in their industries.
Individuals, entire organizations, cities and states have experienced remarkable transformations through his unique mentoring, coaching, wisdom and approach. He has helped 6 companies to be named to Fortune’s Best Companies to Work for in America list, 8 others are also his clients, and 30 Secretan Center clients are on Fortune’s Most Admired Companies list. Speakers in America ranks him among the Top Five Leadership speakers and his firm, The Secretan Center, Inc., is ranked #1 in the world as an international Leadership Consulting firm by Leadership Excellence.
Dr. Secretan is the recipient of many other awards, including the International Caring Award, whose previous winners include, Pope Francis, the Dalai Lama, President Jimmy Carter and Dr. Desmond Tutu. He is a forum Chair at MacKay CEO Forums, current Chair of the Pay it Forward Foundation, and former Chair of the Advisory Board of the Special Olympics World Winter Games. He is an expert skier, kayaker and mountain biker, and he divides his time between Ontario, Canada and the Colorado Rockies.
To engage Dr. Lance Secretan for a virtual or in-person keynote speech or coaching assignment or to learn more about our work write to us at https://www.secretan.com/contact-us/
003- Julie Adamo Cass - Life Coach, Health and Wellness Expert and Entrepreneur
We had the chance we sit down and chat with Julie Adamo Cass. Julie Cass is the Founder and CEO of The Positive Change Group who works with business owners, leaders and individuals to help them tap into their full potential and create success.
Julie’s passion is to help busy people thrive in all facets of life, and to help them understand that the key to happiness is investing in the relationship they have with themselves.
Prior to starting The Positive Change Group, Julie was owner of Hockley Valley Resort and founder and owner of Adamo Estate Winery. Julie has firsthand experience of leading and motivating a team to achieve year after year growth.
Matt Guido - International Photographer, Family loss and his sexuality
Matt Guido is a renowned international photographer and has truly made an impact in the professional photography world at a young age. His journey includes works in L.A, New York, Toronto and San Francisco to name a few. He has set the tone for his light work to the point that one of his photo's were chosen as the face for Adobe photo shop. Moreover, Matt speaks about his journey in his life and chats about his challenges through the loss of his older brother and the emotional challenges he faced through his teens but was able to fuel this into good energy towards his life and career.
Matt also opens up about his sexuality and being gay. He speaks about his challenges at the beginning with his family and friends but truly becomes awakened in learning to the value of self-love and how its allowed for so much joy in his life and career.
001- Professional Baseball player Marcel Champagnie on the power of God and being present.
We sit down with Marcel Champagnie. A former NCAA D1 athlete who played for Arizona State University Sun Devils baseball program. Winning several accolades including a PAC 10 conference champion and playing for the #1 baseball school in the United States. Moreover, Marcel was drafted to the Los Angeles Angels and played in the minor leagues until his a life long injury came at play and sending him home. It was at this point where Marcel’s connection with God and the advice from mentors where Marcel became more whole with himself. Listen to this great first podcast and let’s dive right into a mindset of a high level athlete.
Welcome to the Watermelon Sandwich Podcast
The Watermelon Sandwich Podcast Introduction. Looking forward to the many guests coming to the show.