Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC), discusses highlights from the keynote speech of VADM Forrest Faison, the Navy Surgeon General, at last week’s SDMAC Breakfast. Balmert talks about upcoming SDMAC Breakfast speakers; the July 24-26 NDIA Gold Coast Conference; and the October rollout of the annual SDMAC-sponsored San Diego [...]
Jess Kearney, Union-Tribune Deputy Sports Editor, and Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, are joined by Joe Kremer, football coach at St. Augustine High School. Kearney and Brand preview the summer’s top high school sporting events.
Guest 1: ECOLIFE ConservationBill Toone, Founder of ECOLIFE Conservation, talks about the organization’s mission and historic involvement in conservation; its work in classrooms across the country; and its outreach in Mexico, Africa and San Diego County. Guest 2: Doors of ChangeJeffrey Sitcov, Founder of Doors of Change, discusses his organization’s 18 years of helping homeless [...]
Guest 1: Piper, Inc. Melissa Belardi, Chief Academic Officer, for Piper, Inc., discusses Piper’s mission to provide equitable access to STEAM education by demystifying technology for students, teachers and families. Belardi talks about Piper’s recent recognition of “Best in Show” at the recent International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference; the company’s Command Center; [...]
Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC), is joined by leaders and sponsors of the 2019 NDIA Gold Coast Conference that will be held July 24-26 at the San Diego Convention Center. Mike Parente and Jim Lasswell, NDIA Board members, and Edward Spenceley, SVP of Business Banking for Bank of [...]
Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, and Julien Des Pres, Assistant Producer of the Union-Tribune radio shows, are joined by Wade Vickery, Director of the 33rd Annual San Diego Classic Girls Basketball Tournament, to chat about one the of nation’s premiere girls basketball tourneys that will be held June 27-30 at [...]
Guest 1: Author Chad StewartAuthor Chad Stewart, discusses his book, Britfield & the Lost Crown; the Britfield Institute; and his work with middle school students and teachers to promote creativity in the classroom. Guest 2: Living Coast Discovery Center: Farm to Bay eventRachel Harper, Marketing Manager for the Living Coast Discovery Center, is joined by [...]
06/21/19 No Limits for Deaf Children; Spreckels Organ Society and San Diego International Organ Festival
Guest 1: No Limits for Deaf ChildrenKathy Buckley, Comedienne and Motivational Speaker, talks about No Limits for Deaf Children, an organization that provides life-changing, impact-driven programs that help school-age deaf children. Buckley, discusses her role as a cast member of the national theater production Silent NO MORE, which raises funds for No Limits for Deaf [...]
Steve Brand, Awards Director for the San Diego Sports Association, is joined by Peter-Rolf Ohnstad, Commissioner for American Legion baseball in San Diego, to talk about the organization’s resurgence in our region. Brand recaps last Friday’s 13th Annual Union-Tribune/San Diego Sports Association Prep Athletes Awards Gala that was held at Petco Park.
Mark Balmert, Executive Director of the San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC), discusses last Thursday’s annual SDMAC Achievement Awards; the June 27 SDMAC Breakfast, featuring RADM Dr. Forrest Faison, the nation’s Navy Surgeon General; keynote speakers at the July and August SDMAC Breakfasts; and the October rollout of the 2019 San Diego Military Economic Impact [...]