Season 1

Insuring Success: Navigating Insurance in the Sunshine State

Marsh McLennan Agency’s Bouchard and Florida Regions CEO, Doug Bishop, chats about his leadership journey and the state of insurance in Florida. The insurance veteran covers everything from management style and the importance of mentorship to the current status of business and homeowner insurance in Florida.

The Foundation of Fraud Prevention

The Bank of Tampa’s Chief Administrative Officer, Tom Oliver, joins us to talk about critical fraud prevention tactics associated with the ever prevalent bank fraud that impacts both consumer and commercial clients.

The Blueprints for Revitalization

Wannemacher Jensen Architects President and CEO, Jason Jensen, joins us to discuss the intersection of design, community and commerce. The award-winning architect bridges the gap between architecture and design and the investment and reinvestment in the community, illustrating how development can bring about positive change.

The Business of the Arts

The Straz Center for the Performing Arts CEO, Greg Holland, joins us to discuss the arts as business, the future of the Straz, and what it means for Tampa Bay. Pulling together business opportunities, the community, education, and of course, the arts, the theater executive walks us through his plans to bring the Straz to The Business of the Arts

The Pilot’s Playbook: Financing Your Next Aircraft

The Bank of Tampa’s Hillsborough County Market President and resident aviation financing expert, Scott Gault chats, about the high-flying world of financing private and corporate aircraft. Fly through the aviation financing process–end-to-end–and learn about everything from appraisals and inspections to walkthroughs and insurance.

Building a Better Tampa Bay

Tampa Bay Partnership’s CEO, Bemetra Simmons, join us to review the state of the region and her work convening and activating leaders to address the most pressing regional issues Tampa Bay experiences. The secret is out–Tampa Bay is a great place to live, work, start a business, expand a business. But how can we come Building a Better Tampa Bay

Tax Talk: Smart Tax Strategies that Save

CBIZ Managing Director, Shaun McClung, chats on importance of a proactive tax strategy–for both businesses and individuals. In this episode, the veteran CPA walks us through everything from tax incentives, upcoming tax legislation and sunsetting tax credits.

CRE Market Crystal Ball

The Bank of Tampa’s Commercial Real Estate Director, Rachael Brown, joins us to discuss the banking industry and CRE market—where its headed—both nationally and specifically in Tampa Bay. Covering the nuance of everything from interest rates and inflation to distressed assets and multi-family housing projects, the CRE expert walks us through the possibilities and opportunities CRE Market Crystal Ball