Show 116: Olympic American Luger Julia Clukey

Olympic American luger Julia Clukey was recently in the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio to talk about her career as a luger, and what led her to this discovery. Host Steve Woods and Clukey also talked about their recent meeting at the Maine Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony. They also discussed Clukey’s summer camp for girls at Camp KV on Maranacook Lake in Readfield, Maine. Continue reading

Show 116: Director of Business Development at Summit Natural Gas of Maine Mike Duguay

Director of Business Development at Summit Natural Gas of Maine Mike Duguay recently joined Steve Woods for an interview on TideSmart Talk with Stevoe. The two discussed where natural gas comes from, as well as how much natural gas is available. They also talked about the recent expansions of natural gas lines into Cumberland, Falmouth and Yarmouth. Continue reading

Show 116: President of the League of Women Voters of Maine Barbara McDade

President of the League of Women Voters of Maine and Director of Bangor Public Library Barbara Ann Rice McDade talked with Steve Woods host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe about her dual roles as Director and President. She also told Stevoe about the three major objectives of the League, including a voters guide, local debates and managing studies. McDade also spoke about how the library is becoming the “third place” and how over 120 people visit the Bangor Library everyday. Continue reading

Show 116: Former President & Board Member of Safe Passage Deborah “Deb” Walters

Former President and board member of Safe Passage Deb Walters came by the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio to talk about her upcoming expedition with host Steve Woods. On July 11, 2014 Walters will begin a year-long , solo journey from Maine to Guatemala in order to raise awareness of the work that Safe Passage is doing for the children and families that live in the Guatemala City dump community. Continue reading

Show 115: Author, Founder & CEO of the Best Ever You Network Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino

Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino, author of the new book “Percolate – Let Your Best Self Filter Through” was welcomed into the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio by host Steve Woods. The two talked about the importance of social media when growing your business and why she left a 17 year career in the financial services industry to start “The Best Ever You Network.” Continue reading

Show 115: Maine Mystery Author & Former President of Westbrook College (now UNE) William Andrews

Host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe, Steve Woods, welcomed Mystery Author & Former President of Westbrook College (now UNE) into the studio. The two talked about their favorite books, what led to writing mystery novels and the importance of buying locally (“Buy where you tie up!”) Continue reading

Show 115: Maine State Director of The Humane Society of the United States Katie Hansberry

Katie Hansberry, Maine State Director of The Humane Society of the United States & Campaign Director for Maine’s Fair Bear Act was in the studio to talk with the host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe, Steve Woods, about Maine’s Fair Bear Act. She urges anyone who wants to help to send a message to the Secretary of State’s office today and urge them to bring the ballot question in line with the petition 80,000 Mainers signed. Continue reading

Show 114: Vice President of the Westbrook City Council Michael Foley

Vice President of the Westbrook City Council Michael Foley was in the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio to talk with host Steve Woods about his years of dedicated service to his community of Westbrook. The also covered Foley’s recent trip to Westbrook’s sister city in Russia, as well as Foley’s goal to one day hold elected office. Continue reading

Show 114: President at Maine Technology Institute Robert “Bob” Martin

President at Maine Technology Institute Robert “Bob” Martin told Steve Woods, host of TideSmart Talk with Stevoe, that throughout his career he has always been involved in technology development. They also discussed how MTI interacts with the government, as Martin was appointed to his role by Governor Paul LePage. They also talked about the Watergate scandal and Woodward and Bernstein during Martin’s time at The Washington Post. Continue reading

Show 113: Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Venture Capitalist & Philanthropist Alan Hall

Entrepreneur, angel investor, venture capitalist and philanthropist Alan Hall was in the TideSmart Talk with Stevoe studio to discuss the similarities and differences between the states of Maine and Utah with host Steve Woods. Hall was also able to provide insights into how Maine might learn from Utah, as Maine’s economy recently ranked as the 50th state, for the fourth year in a row, on Forbes Magazine’s ‘Best State to do Business’ List. Continue reading