George is a designer, photographer, musician and sometime audio worker with a natural curiosity for communication and problem-solving. He’s the Interactive Director for Best Behavior Creative Club, and he keeps the tape rolling and the microphones hot for Enjoyable Listen Time.
April 6th, 2017 | 37 mins 16 secs
boston, darin erin, erin donovan, kangaroo fights, knoxville, tourism, visit knoxville, wbir
Episode #5 of our all new podcast, Enjoyable Listen Time, brings us part 1 of an AMAZING conversation with Erin Donovan, best known for her stint at WBIR as “Darin’ Erin” and now one of Knoxville’s brightest stars ambassadors for our scruffy city through her work with Visit Knoxville. We go back to her roots in New England and find out where she got her start with TV journalism and recall many frantic phone calls, satellite trucks in lightning storms, and hard work that created a lot of opportunities. Also, there is a kangaroo fight.
March 23rd, 2017 | 47 mins 19 secs
alan sims, blogger, blogging, education, history, knoxville, local advocacy, photography, tennessee
In this week’s Enjoyable Listen Time podcast, we chat with writer/blogger/ex-librarian and all around good dude, Alan Sims. Learn how this self-professed introvert exposed himself to new opportunities, hard work and uncomfortable places to become the “Knoxville Urban Guy.” Alan’s blog, Inside of Knoxville, has grown from a side project to a full-time gig with 80,000 visitors a month AND he’s hosting “KnoxCentric”, a weekly radio show on WUTK Radio.
March 16th, 2017 | 53 mins 15 secs
3 roots capital, entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, funding, knoxville, shawn carson, ut research foundation
On this week’s Enjoyable Listen Time, we talk with Shawn Carson of Three Roots Capital and the University of TN Research Foundation. Hear how important it is to Keep Your Act Together as an entrepreneur in East Tennessee on the hunt for the right idea, the right funding, and the right customer.
March 9th, 2017 | 38 mins 22 secs
central collective, club rules, dale mackey, entrepreneurship, fried pies, photography, shawn poynter
On this week’s Enjoyable Listen Time, we’re talking with Dale Mackey and Shawn Poynter, creators of The Central Collective. Tune in to hear more about fried pies, national photography and good sports and learn how their good cop/bad cop dynamic (and their shunning of pleated pants), resulted in a fun, creative space for our community.