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Space Coast Stories is a podcast dedicated to sharing business and personal stories from Florida's Space Coast.

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Interview 27 Paula Schroeder from Aging Matters in Brevard
Interview 27 Paula Schroeder from Aging Matters in Brevard
In this episode, I sit down with Paula Schroeder from Aging Matters in Brevard to talk about all of the programs they provide for our
Episode 26 Interview with Desire’ Stewart
Episode 26 Interview with Desire' Stewart
In this episode, I sit down with Desire’ Stewart of Stewart Law and The Paper Clinic in Viera Florida. Stewart Law focuses on business law
Episode 25 Interview with Tanveer Syed
Episode 25 Interview with Tanveer Syed
In this episode of Space Coast Stories, I sit down for a chat with Tanveer Syed, a Ph.D. student at Florida Tech. Tanveer is pursuing
Episode 24 Introduction to CliftonStrengths Coaching on the Space Coast
Episode 24 Introduction to CliftonStrengths Coaching on the Space Coast
In this episode, I fly solo with information about how to use CliftonStrengths (sometimes called StrengthsFinder) to focus on your strengths in order to accomplish
Episode 23 Interview with Virginia Tucker of Brevard Health Advantage
Episode 23 Interview with Virginia Tucker of Brevard Health Advantage
In this episode, I sit down with Virginia Tucker to talk about all things Health Insurance. For many of us, this may be a topic
Episode 22 Interview with Ricardo Alvarez A.K.A. Computer Rich
Episode 22 Interview with Ricardo Alvarez A.K.A. Computer Rich
This week I interview Ricardo Alvarez, more commonly known as Computer Rich. Rich owns a computer repair, sales, support and training business that has recently
Episode 21 Interview with Licensed Mental Health Counselor Christina Principe
Episode 21 Interview with Licensed Mental Health Counselor Christina Principe
In this episode, I talk to Christina Principe MA, LMHC-QS, LPC, DCC, NCC, a licensed mental health counselor, about mindfulness, stress and how she helps
Episode 20 Interview with Kristen Barry of Space Coast Thermography
Episode 20 Interview with Kristen Barry of Space Coast Thermography
If you’ve ever wondered about alternatives to mammograms for breast diagnostics, be sure to listen in as I interview Kristen Barry. We talk about how
Episode 19 Interview with Dr. Christine Salinas
Episode 19 Interview with Dr. Christine Salinas
Dr. Christine Salinas, call her Dr. Christi, is a neuropsychologist. In this episode, she explains the field of neuropsychology and drops value bombs about things
Episode 18 Interview with Dr. Ryan Dalzell
Episode 18 Interview with Dr. Ryan Dalzell
This week, I interview a Melbourne native, Dr. Ryan Dalzell. Dr. Ryan is a local chiropractor with a concierge-style practice in that he comes to
Episode 17 with Rich Franck – Save Money on Your Utilities
Episode 17 with Rich Franck - Save Money on Your Utilities
In this episode, I’m excited to interview Rich Franck from Audit Associates about saving money on utility bills. This session is dedicated mainly to businesses,
Episode 16 Interview with Richard Rossiter
Episode 16 Interview with Richard Rossiter
This week, I get to be a bit of a fan girl as I interview Richard Rossiter. Richard is the creator of a bodywork, pain
Episode 15 Interview with Joe Nugent One Ounce Coffee
Episode 15 Interview with Joe Nugent One Ounce Coffee
In the last interview, Marilyn Nugent and I spoke about how she and her husband Joe become coffee importers. They purchase and import complete crops
Episode 14 Interview with Marilyn Nugent of One Ounce Coffee
Episode 14 Interview with Marilyn Nugent of One Ounce Coffee
Are you one of those people who just can’t get started in the morning without your cup of coffee. Whether you like yours with cream,
Episode 13 Interview with Jennifer Cleveland Yamas and Niyamas
Episode 13 Interview with Jennifer Cleveland Yamas and Niyamas
Unless you have been living under a rock, you probably have some idea of what yoga is. You may have even taken a class or
Episode 12 Interview with Rob Railis
Episode 12 Interview with Rob Railis
Walk past any health food store today, and you’ll probably see flyers for CBD oil. I’ve even seen signs on the road in front of
Bonus Episode 1 – A Space Coast’s Tie to an Urban Legend
Bonus Episode 1 - A Space Coast's Tie to an Urban Legend
If you grew up in Florida in the 1970’s, you couldn’t miss stories of the Bermuda Triangle. This “unofficial” triangle in the Atlantic ocean whose
Episode 11 Wrap-up Season 1 The Lost Episode
Episode 11 Wrap-up Season 1 The Lost Episode
Thank you for joining me on Space Coast Stories. I wrapped up season one in late November and will relaunch with a new interview on
Episode 10 Interview with Susanne Hudacek
Episode 10 Interview with Susanne Hudacek
In this week’s episode, I’ve spent time with Susanne Hudacek of Stop N Mail in Melbourne, Fl. If you’re planning on shipping gifts this holiday
Episode 9 Interview with Travis Gibb Part 2
Episode 9 Interview with Travis Gibb Part 2
In part 2 of my interview with Travis Gibb, we discuss personal branding tips and challenges and some strategies to use if you need to
Episode 8 Interview with Travis Gibb Part 1
Episode 8 Interview with Travis Gibb Part 1
In today’s podcast, I’m publishing part 1 of my interview with Travis Gibb. Travis and I spoke for almost an hour on a variety of
Episode 7 Interview with Janet Kloes
Episode 7 Interview with Janet Kloes
Got pain? Janet Kloes may have a solution. In today’s episode, I interview Janet Kloes, MMP, NCTMB, Medical Massage Technician about pain relieving using body therapies
Episode 6 Interview with Keith Gee
Episode 6 Interview with Keith Gee
In this episode, I interview Keith Gee, the Executive Director of the Children’s Hunger Project. This group is dedicated to feeding Brevard County’s elementary school
Episode 5 Interview with Keith Nugent
Episode 5 Interview with Keith Nugent
In today’s episode, I interview Keith Nugent. Formerly, a real-life rocket scientist who worked on satellites, Keith has moved into business leadership working with a
Episode 4 Interview with Danielle Matthews
Episode 4 Interview with Danielle Matthews
In today’s episode, I interview Danielle Matthews about what might seem like a horrific story to most of us and how she has turned that
Episode 3 Interview with James Bermel of Recycled Granite Coastline
Episode 3 Interview with James Bermel of Recycled Granite Coastline
On this week’s episode, I talk to James Bermel of Recycled Granite Coastline. James shares something many of us may not know and that is
Episode 2 Interview with Peter Indorf a Custom Jeweler
Episode 2 Interview with Peter Indorf a Custom Jeweler
In this episode of Space Coast Stories, I interview Peter Indorf who has been a jeweler for over 40 years. Listen to the Interview with
Episode 1 – Introducing Space Coast Stories
Episode 1 - Introducing Space Coast Stories
In this, inaugural, episode of the Space Coast Stories podcast, I introduce you to the purpose of the show and my goals for sharing the

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If you missed season one, catch up now. From Comic Books and Christian Faith with Travis Gibb, Therapeutic Massage with Janet Kloes, and the workings of The Children's Hunger Project with Keith Gee, I launched with interviews of several interesting people.

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Episode 4 Interview with Danielle Matthews

By Kim Shivler | October 11, 2018

In today’s episode, I interview Danielle Matthews about what might seem like a horrific story to most of us and how she has turned that into a win. Listen to the Interview with Danielle Matthews Images and Links from my Interview with Danielle Matthews To learn more about Danielle, contact her via email at danielle@brainbodyself.com …

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Episode 3 Interview with James Bermel of Recycled Granite Coastline

By Kim Shivler | October 10, 2018

On this week’s episode, I talk to James Bermel of Recycled Granite Coastline. James shares something many of us may not know and that is that there is a large amount of waste when creating granite countertops and other products. Unfortunately, this adds a load to our landfills when it doesn’t need to. James repurposes …

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Episode 2 Interview with Peter Indorf a Custom Jeweler

By Kim Shivler | October 10, 2018

In this episode of Space Coast Stories, I interview Peter Indorf who has been a jeweler for over 40 years. Listen to the Interview with Peter Indorf Links and Images for Peter Indorf Designs Find more designs and information at https://www.peterindorf.com/ Takeaways from my Interview with Peter Indorf While I understood that certain colored stones were …

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Episode 1 – Introducing Space Coast Stories

By Kim Shivler | October 10, 2018

In this, inaugural, episode of the Space Coast Stories podcast, I introduce you to the purpose of the show and my goals for sharing the stories of the people and businesses on Florida’s Space Coast. I’m your show host, Kim Shivler. From Cape Canaveral down through South Brevard County, I’ll be interviewing and sharing information …

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