Show 106: President & CEO of United Way of Greater Portland Suzanne McCormick

The President and CEO of United Way of Greater Portland joined Steve Woods host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe for a discussion on community involvement and how she became to pursue a career in public service. Stevoe and McCormick talked about her decision to join the Peace Corps and the work the organization does throughout the world. They also discussed the essential programs the United Way of Greater Portland work with and how they are working to connect people to their communities. Continue reading

Show 106: Maine Political Veteran Ronald “Ron” Usher

Maine political veteran Ronald “Ron” Usher came by the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio to discuss campaigning and his experience in Maine public service. The two also discussed the reapportionment of districts and how things have changed in Augusta. Usher also gave his views on Maine’s infrastructure, density and economy. Continue reading

Show 105: Maine’s Attorney General Janet Mills

Maine’s Attorney General Janet Mills visited the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio and sat down with host Steve Woods to discuss important legislative issues facing Mainers. Stevoe and Mills also discussed how Maine’s largest law office operates, as well as topics relative to the United States Supreme Court, and the importance of women in business, politics, and sports. Continue reading

Show 105: President of Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory Dr. Kevin Strange

Steve Woods host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe was joined by the President of the Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory to talk science, technology and education in Maine. The two also discussed the research MDIBL conducts and the education they provide, as well as Darwin’s The Origin of Species and how it is the fundamentals of modern biology. Continue reading

Show 104: Senior Editor for Ad Week & Editor of AdFreak.com Tim Nudd

The Senior Editor for Ad Week and Editor of AdFreak.com Tim Nudd came by the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio to discuss all things advertising. Stevoe and Nudd discussed how they became interested in the world of advertising and that they both have great respect for advertising as creating some of the most innovative and creative work in the world. Continue reading

Show 104: Owner, Founder & President of Baxter Brewing Company Luke Livingston

TideSmart Talk with Stevoe host Steve Woods recently sat down with Owner, Founder and President of the Baxter Brewing Company. The two discussed what blogging taught Livingston about breweries and how he learned what he wanted to do with his own brewery. They also talked about the hierarchy of the beer industry and how the craft beer segment is rapidly growing. Continue reading

Show 104: Senior Vice President of Seabury APG Joel Antolini

The host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe, Steve Woods, was recently joined in the studio by the Senior Vice President of Seabury APG Joel Antolini. The two talked about the air travel and aviation industry, which is of particular interest to Stevoe given all the travelling he does. The two also praised the Portland Jetport for having such excellent air service and how it’s a blessing to live in Maine, with our exceptional quality of life and have the possibility to work anywhere in the world. Continue reading

Show 103: General Manager of ecomaine Kevin Roche

Kevin Roche came to the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio to talk with host Steve Woods about his past roles in waste management and how these experiences contribute to his current role as the General Manager for ecomaine. Roche described for Stevoe the work that ecomaine does and the services they provide to Mainers. Continue reading

Show 103: Portland Bureau Chief for the Bangor Daily News Seth Koenig

TideSmart Talk with Stevoe host Steve Woods recently welcomed back the Portland Bureau Chief for the Bangor Daily News Seth Koenig to the studio. The two talked all about Maine news and the changing landscape of journalism in the digital age. Continue reading

Show 102: President of the Maine Media Workshops & College Margaret “Meg” Weston

Steve Woods host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe welcomed President of Maine Media Workshops & College Meg Weston to the studio. The two discussed their shared passion for photography, as well as their experiences taking pictures all over the world. Weston and Stevoe also talked about the evolution of film and the future of digital technology. Continue reading