Inside Business Podcast Presented by The Mesa Chamber of Commerce

Mesa Chamber of Commerce

The official Podcast of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce to promote it's members, discuss business trends and share success in business.

The Chamber Wellness Challenge with Torch Wellness
Sep 2 2022
The Chamber Wellness Challenge with Torch Wellness
On this episode, Bob Nelson is joined by Matt Rosenkilde from Torch Wellness. The duo discuss the Chamber's Health & Wellness program, sponsored by Torch Wellness. They also discuss Torch Wellness' unique approach to fitness and mental health.  Torch Wellness is launching their 12-week challenge! Learn more about how to transform your mind, body, and life.  Torch Wellness and Consulting LLC offers a unique approach to total health and wellness. TorchWC provides evidence-based interventions that include mental strength, life coaching, personal training, nutrition consultation, and strength & conditioning. Evidence supports that there is a direct correlation between mental and physical health. TorchWC has creatively developed a way to combine and prioritize mental and physical well-being in one setting. TorchWC is lighting the way and has revolutionized the most optimal path to complete wellness. About Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 100 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to mesa Chamber members. Learn more at © 2020 Mesa Chamber
Inside Business Podcast: Mesa Chamber endorses Thomas Galvin
Jul 26 2022
Inside Business Podcast: Mesa Chamber endorses Thomas Galvin
The Mesa Chamber of Commerce has announced its endorsement of Thomas Galvin for the District 2 seat on the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors. Galvin was appointed to the seat in December 2021 by a unanimous vote of the Board to fill the seat vacated by Steve Chucri.  Thomas Galvin represents District 2 on the Board of Supervisors. His #1 priority is to be a good steward of the County's fiscal resources by protecting the Maricopa County taxpayer. As a Supervisor, his issues of interest are; fighting inflation, fighting violent crime, economic development, housing, water, and fixing our roads. Galvin was appointed to the Board of Supervisors, to fill a vacancy in District 2, in December 2021. Visit maricopa.gov to learn more about Thomas Galvin.  Visit the Mesa Chamber to learn more about our endorsed candidates. About Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 130 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to Mesa Chamber members. Learn more at © 2022 Mesa Chamber
Mesa Chamber Welcomes Chamber Endorsed City Council District 6 Candidate Scott Somers
Jun 15 2022
Mesa Chamber Welcomes Chamber Endorsed City Council District 6 Candidate Scott Somers
The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcasts welcomes Scott Somers, candidate for Mesa City Council District 6 to this episode of the show. Scott has been endorsed by the Mesa Chamber of Commerce for the upcoming election cycle. Visit for more information. Scott Somers represented District 6 on the Mesa City Council from 2006 to 2014, including serving two years as Vice Mayor.  During his previous time on council, Scott Somers was dedicated to fiscal responsibility, attracting jobs and economic opportunities, enhancing public safety, and improving quality of life. He helped spearhead the efforts to develop the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway area into a high-wage job hub as well as helped to redevelop the former GM Proving Grounds into the award-winning Eastmark community. Somers has spent a career on the front lines of fire and emergency medical services. He understands firsthand what it takes to ensure our first responders can be there when citizens need them most. During his time on council, Somers chaired the National League of Cities Public Safety and Crime Prevention steering committee and represented cities on the National Homeland Security Consortium, SAFECOM Executive Committee, and the Public Safety Advisory Committee to FirstNet. Somers was twice appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Transportation to the National Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council. About Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 130 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to Mesa Chamber members. Learn more at © 2022 Mesa Chamber
Inside Business Podcast: Mesa Leadership featuring Phaedra Earhart
Mar 22 2022
Inside Business Podcast: Mesa Leadership featuring Phaedra Earhart
On this episode of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce podcast, Phaedra Earhart, recent graduate of the Mesa Leadership program, details her experience in becoming one of Mesa's newest leaders! Learn more about Mesa leadership, including this year's heartwarming service project, on this episode of the IBP.  About Mesa Leadership: The Mesa Leadership Training & Development Program was inaugurated in 1981 with the belief that every community has potential leaders who are seeking the opportunity to serve and who need exposure to the information, organizations, and leaders to make that service possible. Forty years later, we are proud to say that over 800 alumni have graduated from the Mesa Leadership Training & Development Program. Many of our graduates have pursued public office, served on non-profit boards or city commissions, and/or donated their time and energies in a variety of ways to benefit the city of Mesa and its residents. Enroll now:   About Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 100 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to mesa Chamber members. Learn more at © 2020 Mesa Chamber
The Neato Burrito Podcast: Renegade Coffee (Episode 1) *Series Premiere*
Mar 18 2022
The Neato Burrito Podcast: Renegade Coffee (Episode 1) *Series Premiere*
Join us for the first episode of the Neato Burrito Podcast! In this series, local breakfast burrito connoisseurs Bob Nelson, Mesa Chamber of Commerce Director of Communications and Dan Baker, Golden Goose Digital Marketing sample the best breakfasts that Mesa has to offer and showcase local businesses. This week, Bob & Dan visit Renegade Coffee Company to sample two of their breakfast offerings and learn more about their menu, specials, and community.  About Renegade Coffee Company: Renegade Coffee Company is a locally owned coffee shop featuring fresh locally roasted coffee, made to order breakfast and lunch and smoothies. Visit them:   About Golden Goose Digital Marketing: Golden Goose Digital Marketing specializes in building excitement for your brand. We build all aspects of your online presence to work together to generate traffic and sales, from your website to your marketing strategy. Visit them:   About Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 100 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to mesa Chamber members. Learn more at  © 2020 Mesa Chamber
Inside Business Podcast: Sally Harrison, President & CEO of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce talks with Liz Paulus, of College Bound AZ
Feb 4 2022
Inside Business Podcast: Sally Harrison, President & CEO of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce talks with Liz Paulus, of College Bound AZ
Changing the history of tomorrow for under-served youth.  In this episode of the Inside Business Podcast, Sally Harrison, President & CEO of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce talks with Liz Paulus, of College Bound AZ. The duo discusses College Bound’s mission of getting East Valley children to complete college and their upcoming Chicago West event. The Chicago Fest West will bring together all things Chicago right here in Mesa including live music, food vendors, and a kid’s zone. RSVP: mission of College Bound is to act as a catalyst for low-income East Valley students with academic potential to complete college. College Bound AZ is a community resource to help students aspire, transition to, and succeed in college. They believe that the socio-economic status is not a determining factor in a student’s future, and that the dream of higher education is reachable. College Bound AZ nurtures that potential. Learn more: About Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 100 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to mesa Chamber members. Learn more at © 2020 Mesa Chamber
Inside Business Podcast:Oakwood Creative Care joins Sally Harrison to talk growing old
Feb 2 2022
Inside Business Podcast:Oakwood Creative Care joins Sally Harrison to talk growing old
In this episode of the Inside Business Podcast, Carol Lawless from Oakwood Creative Care joins Sally Harrison, President & CEO of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. The duo discuss aging in the valley of the sun and all things memory care at Oakwood Creative Care.   About: Oakwood Creative Care (OCC) offers Day Clubs specializing in treatment beyond the traditional care model. Our INNOVATIVE research based programs are revolutionizing how care is delivered. We believe that a diagnosis does not define your life and that there is treatment beyond a pill. Our Members often experience challenges that can be associated with the aging process like memory impairment, strokes, Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer's to name a few. We believe this shouldn't stop someone from having purpose, meaning, and a place to belong. Learn more: Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 100 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to mesa Chamber members. Learn more at © 2020 Mesa Chamber
Inside Business Podcast: Sally Harrison & Jaye O’Donnell, Assistant Economic Development Director, City of Mesa
Jan 31 2022
Inside Business Podcast: Sally Harrison & Jaye O’Donnell, Assistant Economic Development Director, City of Mesa
On this episode of the Inside Business Podcast Sally Harrison, President and CEO of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce is joined by Jaye O'Donnell, Assistant Economic Development Director for the City of Mesa. They discuss all the City of Mesa is doing to support small businesses including several key programs and offerings.   About Jaye O'Donnell: Jaye O’Donnell has served as the Assistant Economic Development Director for the City of Mesa since 2012. In her role, Jaye is responsible for strategic planning, brand management, communications, and operations. During her career in Mesa, Jaye has led key initiatives including Mesa’s higher education recruitment efforts, Falcon District and Asian District brand development, Mesa K-Ready initiative, and Mesa CARES Small Business Reemergence Grant and Technical Assistance programs.  Learn more: Mesa Chamber of Commerce: For over 100 years, the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of Business in Mesa, AZ. The Chamber's mission is to improve, promote and advocate for the business community. The Mesa Chamber of Commerce Inside Business Podcast is a production of the Mesa Chamber of Commerce. Each episode is recorded in the University of Phoenix Podcast Studio. Inquiries regarding the MCIBP can be made via email to info@mesachamber.org. The Podcast interviews members and individuals/organizations on topics of interest to mesa Chamber members. Learn more at © 2020 Mesa Chamber