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Raad Ghantous - Aging in Place in Orange County Makes Good Financial Sense

Raad Ghantous - Aging in Place in Orange County Makes Good Financial Sense

November 2, 2018

Here’s what you’ll learn from Raad Ghantous:

- The difference between interior design and interior decorating
- The philosophy of interior design as a business consultancy that applies itself to the physical environment
- Why you need an interior designer and not just a general contractor
- The benefits of aging in place and how it can help extend your retirement
- How to maximize the return of your primary asset -- your home

 

Raad Ghantous & Associates is highly respected in the interior design, spa & wellness, and restaurant communities for the high standards of quality, beauty and detail in their design projects. He has 20 years of experience specializing in commercial, retail, high end residential and yacht projects. Because Ghantous is an authority on “Aging in Place” and an educator on Spa Design with a keen insight on historic architectural design and authenticity, he is highly sought after for speaking engagements regarding his extensive experience.

Raad has been featured and reviewed in over 30 print and digital periodicals including HGTV, American Spa Magazine, COAST Magazine, HA+D Magazine (Hospitality Architecture and Design), Riviera Magazine and the Orange County Register. Raad also hosts his own podcast called “The Raad Life.”

The Zandbergen Report is led by host Bart Zandbergen and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2 pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Patti Larson: Brand Authenticity – Your Key to Marketing Success in 2019

Patti Larson: Brand Authenticity – Your Key to Marketing Success in 2019

November 2, 2018

Here are some takeaway's from this episode:

  • The biggest mistake brands are making today
  • Why Google cares about your brand
  • Why a pretty logo won’t cut it in today’s competitive environment
  • How to use a strategic discovery process to take control of your brand

If you are in the professional services industry, a corporate executive or a non-profit leader, you don’t want to miss this episode!

In the studio with me is Patti Larson, Founder, and CEO of SunUp Group, a business strategy, brand, and marketing firm in Orange County, California, and the co-founder of Ignite  Brandz, a partnership between SunUp Group and Convergent7.  Her wealth of experience includes over 20 years of experience in accelerating bottom line profits through business strategy, brand development, and innovative sales and marketing strategies.   

Prior to founding SunUp Group, Patti was a 15-Year veteran in corporate America running $14+ million P&Ls with over 350 employees under her management. Patti is also very active in the Orange County community; She is the Vice Chair for Center Club Orange County Board of Governors, Chair of Center Club Cares, an active Board Member of Courageous Voice, and Vice Chair of Encore Advisory Committee for OneOC.

 

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

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Essential Lessons Learned from an In-Demand PR and Brand Strategist

Essential Lessons Learned from an In-Demand PR and Brand Strategist

October 27, 2018

Meet Paula Steurer:

Behind every great brand is an innovator who refuses to settle for anything less than success. Founding Sterling Public Relations, Inc. in 2008 as a Publicity, Branding and Marketing hybrid, Paula Steurer has earned a reputation for excellence. Committed to her clientele and their diverse brands, Paula’s innovative vision, strategic approach, and tenured industry relationships have played a vital role in propelling each company to the forefront of their respective industries. With a passion for building brand identities and her innate ability to connect, engage and drive brands to the next level, Paula has become a trusted authority among entrepreneurs and executives.

With a dynamic background in all facets of marketing, and a portfolio of clients ranging from start-up companies to internationally recognized brands, Paula’s vast experience provides a comprehensive platform for turning ideas into reality. By custom tailoring a blend of services for each client, based on their individual goals, synergistic campaigns take flight- working progressively to achieve optimum results. Recognized and awarded by discerning organizations, Paula’s service driven and solution oriented philosophy has become synonymous with her namesake brand. Through her leadership, Sterling Public Relations has become the in-demand firm for brands who desire a competitive edge.

About Sterling Public Relations:

Sterling Public Relations, Inc. was founded in 2008 by media maven and strategist, Paula Steurer. Offering comprehensive branding, public relations and marketing solutions for local and national brands alike, Sterling PR specializes in supporting brands in the luxury lifestyle sector. Fusing together dynamic strategy, first class branding and tenured industry relationships, Paula Steurer and the Sterling PR team of seasoned professionals have earned a reputation for excellence. Representing a wide range of brands with diverse needs on both a business to business and business to consumer level, Sterling PR custom tailors service packages for each client to meet their individual goals. All services offered are handled in-house, ensuring seamless operations and efficiency. As a bi-coastal firm, the team is able to support brands across the country with offices in Orange County, California, Dallas, Texas and Manhattan, New York.

Dedicated to giving back to the community, Sterling PR proudly supports the following organizations and their philanthropic efforts: Childhelp, CASA: Court Appointed Special Advocates, CHOC Children’s, The American Cancer Society, JDRF: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Second Harvest Food Bank, The OC Food Bank and Working Wardrobes. www.SterlingPublicRelations.com @SterlingPR on Instagram. 

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

Making Insurance Sexy with Michael Mira

Making Insurance Sexy with Michael Mira

October 22, 2018

Meet Michael Mira, Partner / Managing Director at Private Risk Insurance Agency LLC:

Michael provides customized, best-in-class insurance solutions exclusively for affluent and high-net-worth individuals and families. He achieves this by working very closely with his clients, and in many cases, their trusted advisors such as Business Managers, CPA's, Attorneys, Financial/Wealth Advisors and Family Offices. Michael provides a single point of contact for his client's entire insurance portfolio regardless of the geographic location of the assets. Michael has relationships with the top insurance companies in the industry such as Chubb, AIG Private Client Group, PURE Insurance, Cincinnati Insurance and Safeco. This enables Michael to ensure his clients have the most comprehensive, worldwide protection available in the following areas:

High Value Homes and Estates
Secondary and/or Rental Properties
Course of Construction
Earthquake, Flood and Wind
Automobile (including Exotics and Collector)
Yachts and Watercraft
Jewelry Collections
Fine Art Collections
Wine Collections
Private Aircraft
Personal Excess Liability (up to $100 million)
Group Excess Liability
Kidnap & Ransom Insurance
Directors & Officers Insurance (non-profit affiliations)

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

 

Olympic Champion Tayyiba Haneef-Park Joins Us in the Studio

Olympic Champion Tayyiba Haneef-Park Joins Us in the Studio

October 20, 2018

Tayyiba Mumtaz Haneef-Park is a retired American indoor volleyball player. She played at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, where the team finished in 5th place. Haneef-Park also competed in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, where she won a silver medal with team USA. After her pregnancy in 2010, she returned to Team USA to repeat their silver medal performance at the 2012 London Olympics.

Letitia Berbaum, resident guest host of The Zandbergen Report, had a match made in heaven in the studio with all-star Tayyiba Mumtaz Haneef-Park. We greatly appreciated her wit, candor and grace as she brought her A-Game to the podcast.

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

Talking Wine with Daou Vineyards from One Sommelier to Another

Talking Wine with Daou Vineyards from One Sommelier to Another

October 13, 2018

Lover Not A Fighter. Family and friends come first. Traveler & lover of fine wine, food and history. Veteran of the wine industry. 14 Years Experience in Sales, Importation, Distribution, and Retail in Fine Wine. East Coaster who found paradise in Southern California.

Visit www.daouvineyards.com 

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm PT on OC Talk Radio.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

The Zandbergen Report Talks Shop with California Coastal Loans

The Zandbergen Report Talks Shop with California Coastal Loans

October 12, 2018

Dino Katsiametis has close to 20 years of experience and is an expert practitioner in the mortgage, banking and real estate industries. He has a passion for serving clients with a financial planning/ relational approach instead of a “one-time transaction” mindset. Because of this, Dino is truly considered a trusted advisor by his clients, realtors and other financial professionals he works with.

As the former Area manager of a large national bank and the host of his own radio show “Money Matter’s with Dino” on Clear Channel Radio, Dino has always stayed ahead of market trends. His approach comes from looking at his client’s entire financial picture before making recommendations, as well as utilizing his innate listening skills to give his clients exactly what they want.

Within his practice, Dino works alongside CPA’s, financial planners, attorneys, accountants, real estate and banking professionals in order to provide comprehensive financial scenarios along with “Win-Win” opportunities for his clients.
Integrity, attentiveness, availability, insightfulness and strategic thinking are some of the words that clients use to describe Dino, but the proof is in his execution and delivery. When it comes to performing without compromise, timely execution and getting what you were promised with personalized service, Dino Katsiametis and California Coastal Loans are your ONLY choice.

Dino lives in South Orange County close to family and church, which he considers the foundations of his character. Alongside his mortgage company, Dino has founded and hosts a popular podcast called “God’s Men of Influence” where he promotes Christian values by interviewing men in leadership positions in the community about their walk with God.

He is a devoted husband and father of four beautiful children. He attributes all the good things he has in life to his faith in God and his family. He can be contacted by phone at 949-720-1616 or by email at Dino@CAcoastalloans.com

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

Bart and Letitia Talk Back to School Life from a Parent’s Perspective and Conference Travels

Bart and Letitia Talk Back to School Life from a Parent’s Perspective and Conference Travels

October 3, 2018

Bart and Letitia were back in the studio talking about the world of media possibilities, conference travels and back to school life from a parent's perspective!

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

Real Estate Leader and Fearless Entrepreneur Nick Roshdieh Talks Self Discipline in the Studio

Real Estate Leader and Fearless Entrepreneur Nick Roshdieh Talks Self Discipline in the Studio

September 17, 2018

About Nick Roshdieh:

Nick’s comprehensive experience, spanning more than a decade, has resulted in more than 700 residential sales with 95 percent of his listings selling for an average of 97 percent of their listing price. As a tenured professional, his broad range of knowledge has also afforded him the opportunity to work alongside in-demand developers on several of Southern California’s preeminent enclaves. These unique partnerships have allowed Nick to build a diverse network of industry professionals who stand ready to assist clients in the most exclusive coastal communities. Nick’s track record of results stems from a dynamic combination of personal and professional hallmarks that include an unwavering commitment to excellence, exceptional negotiating skills and an approachable manner.

Additionally, Nick Roshdieh and his team have established an innovative system that effectively markets luxury properties on a global scale, utilizing strategic internet exposure in countries like China and Australia.

Revolutionizing the experience of selling and acquiring property, Nick’s hybrid philosophy combines industry leading best practices with the needs of today’s discerning clientele. His profound understanding of the multi-faceted process, combined with careful market research, ensures Nick is poised to educate and advise his clients on their options. Offering first class service, transparent communication, and coveted results, Nick and his team have become a respected authority in the real estate industry.

Viewing life as a journey, not a destination, Nick believes highly in continued Life education and self-improvement. By regularly refining his personal and professional skills, he is able to be embrace change and has developed an uncanny intuitive sense. Nick radiates positive energy and has a natural, warm disposition. His greatest joy comes from the time he is able to spend with his wife Fatima and two daughters Aneese and Briella. Service oriented at heart, Nick and his wife support over 70 charitable foundations annually. One of his long term goals is to open homeless shelters where he can provide proper meals for those in need.

Learn More: www.NickRoshdiehGroup.com

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com

LA’s Top Coastal Agent for Keller Williams Talks Real Estate and its Reality

LA’s Top Coastal Agent for Keller Williams Talks Real Estate and its Reality

September 12, 2018

Meet Alex Smith of Smith Properties - Recogized as the#1 Individual Agent for Keller Williams in the LA Coastal Region.

Alex grew up in South Redondo Beach. His family has been practicing Real Estate sales and management of residential, commercial and income property since 1977. Currently Alex & his family business, Smith Properties, manage 120+ rental units in the South Bay. After graduating from Redondo Union High School, Alex earned a BA in Sociology at University of California at Berkeley. Alex returned to the South Bay to develop a career in long-term Real Estate sales and investment. Alex has worked with Smith Properties since 2009 and Keller Williams Beach Cities since 2013 where he continues to be a top producing agent. Alex listens carefully to his clients' needs, circumstances and objectives in order to best serve his clients' interests in a competitive market. Alex specializes in Property Management and Sales, Investment Property, Trust Sales and holds a Senior Real Estate Specialist designation.

Learn more: www.southbaysmithrealty.com

The Zandbergen Report, where wealth strategies and investment wisdom collide, is led by host Bart Zandbergen, and is LIVE every Tuesday at 2pm on OC Talk Radio. The show is also available on iTunes, iHeartRadio, Spotify and Stitcher.

Interested in being a guest on The Zandbergen Report? Email podcast@bartzandbergen.com.

Learn more about Bart by visiting www.BartZandbergen.com