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Business for Breakfast

Business for Breakfast is fresh, fun, and guaranteed to start your business day the right way! Ken Morgan and Mark Asher host the Phoenix radio version of the show, and Francoise Rhodes hosts in Palm Springs, California. We take the best of Business for Breakfast interviews each week and pack them into this dynamic show. Tune in each week to hear intriguing interviews with business and market news makers.

Today on B4B, Ken and Mark talked with Tom Fink from TREPP about what’s in store for retail this year.  From the Governor’s Office Of Highway Safety, Alberto Gutier, on a recent grant to alleviate pedestrian and bicyclist fatalities.  Dan Santos from Z’Tejas came into the studio to talk all about their restaurants which are also this week’s featured restaurant on the Stump the Chumps contest.  Homeowners Financial Group’s Joe Capitano was back on the morning show and finally from the American Lung Association, JoAnna Strother, on the new LUNG FORCE INITIATIVE.

On this Monday morning, Ken and Mark heard from WestWood One News Correspondents Bob Costantini and Steven Kastenbaum.  Then Carl Schramm, American Economist, talked about new entrepreneurs and that age 40 is the new 20.  For Stump the Chumps this week, the featured restaurant is Z’Tejas and a $50 dollar gift card was given away.  In the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Sally Schwenn, AZ Market President, Gorman & Company, all about the grand opening of Az’s first affordable housing complex to serve Veteran families.  Rounding out the show was Joshua Tatum for Canvas Cultures and April 15th is World Artist Day and how his local company is helping local artists.

TGIF!  Ken and Mark this morning learned about nutrition since March is National Nutrition Month from Nutritionist Tara Colingwood.  Then it was the Doctor hour when first Dr. Brian Riveland talked about the newly formed Summit Medical Group Arizona.  The second was Dr. John Hutton, pediatrician talking about today is Read Across America Day!  Giveaways galore as a pair of tickets were given to Dan of Phoenix, to Scottsdale Desert Stages Threatre.  In the Stump the Chumps contest, Amar of Scottsdale managed to win $100 in gift cards to Willie’s Taco Joint.  In the Biz Leaders Spotlight, Matt Oliver of the Lund Mortgage Team.

On this first day of March, Dr. Elaina George talked about facing a massive doctor shortage by the year 2030.  Then Bankrate.com, Mark Hamrick, discussing that 1 in 3 Americans has no more savings than credit card debt.  We also heard from H&R Block’s Meg Sutton on a survey of just how much Americans hate doing taxes.  Dr. Constance Bradley joined Mark and Ken in studio regarding food as medicine during National Nutrition Month.  CV Sciences’ Josh Hendrix with CBD for dummies.

On this last day of the month, Ken and Mark, talked about if Americans are set up with savings for retirement with Fidelity Investment’s Ken Hevert.  Then Joshua Dziabiak of The Zebra with insurance changes in the US that will raise rates.  Hollywood Insider, Mark Hughes came on also to talk about the upcoming Academy Awards on Sunday.

Westwood One News Correspondent, Jim Roope, talked about companies that have decided to cut their ties with the NRA and also that American Indian Tribes in California say they’ve been cut out of the Marijuana business by the state.  Then Career coach, Dom Faussette, on the top mistakes people make in their job search.  Eric Stoltz, the owner of Willie’s Taco Joint, talked about his company and all their specials and finally, Bill Hardekopf of lowcards.com talked about the recent numbers dealing with the Equifax date breach.

Today’s show with Mark Asher and Ken Morgan features WestWood One news correspondent, Clayton Neville, talking about a little town in Texas that arms their teachers.  Financial expert Winnie Sun discussed this week being designated “America Saves Week.”  Then during our Stump the Chumps contest, Jason of Mesa, won a $50.00 gift card to this weeks restaurant sponsor, Willie’s Taco Joint.  Finally, in the Biz Leaders Spotlight was David Wachtel of MePlusMore.

Today on the show was Mike Tizzano of Fairway Independent Mortgage talking about down payments for buying houses.  Chris Hutchins, Ceo of Grove, with a study about Americans not having enough savings.  In the Biz Leaders Spotlight today, Jenny Green, Owner of Around Town.