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Lou DiPalma, Managing Partner of Garnett Capital Advisors joins the broadcast to discuss capital deployment opportunities.
Garnet Capital Advisors is a financial-services company specializing in managing loan portfolio sales and providing valuation services to banks and other credit grantors.
DiPalma manages Garnet’s client-origination and portfolio-sales efforts. Lou’s asset brokerage experience includes credit cards, installment loans, mortgage and commercial loan products. Lou has written for and been widely quoted in numerous industry publications including American Banker, The Financial Times (London), and Collections and Credit Risk.
Akia Garnett talks with Lisa Kratz Thomas about her life’s story on this week’s show! "From the Crack House to the State House” is a phrase that Lisa coined, and it’s all about her ability to overcome tremendous challenges in life, and to then stand and share her story with the world. Lisa’s story is her brand! Her contribution to women’s affairs, inmates and ex-offenders, addiction prevention and recovery is known throughout the Southeast Region of the United States. She is especially recognized as the pioneer and leader of an innovative, one of a kind prisoner re-entry program in the state of Virginia. Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates, Bill Howell appointed Lisa to the Senate Joint Subcommittee on Prisoner Reentry at the Virginia General Assembly. During her tenure on this committee, Lisa introduced several legislative proposals which were accepted into law.
Her stirring account of survival from a life of alcohol and cocaine addiction has become a rallying point for all who believe in extending that hope to even the most disenfranchised members of society. Having served time in the state of Virginia on a felony conviction, Lisa is acquainted firsthand with the staggering challenges that offenders face, and she remains committed to making a difference in the lives of others. Lisa’s inspiring message of conquering adversity and unleashing potential brings a fresh perspective to helping others transform their lives.
Simon T. Bailey brings so much positivity with him when he communicates his brilliance to the world, and we’re fortunate to have him as our guest on The Akia Garnett Show! Simon has done so many inspiring things in his career, including becoming An author of 7 books, such as Release Your Brilliance, published by HarperCollins, which was ranked number 17 of the Top 100 books being read by Corporate America, according to 800CEORead.com. His newest book – Shift Your Brilliance – Harness the Power of You, Inc., is receiving rave reviews. During today’s show, learn the three things he discovered as sales director for Corporate America, and how those things can help you in your small business. You’ll also hear Akia Garnett spend time with the Affirmation Agent, Theresa Caldwell as they talk about time management and how we must guard our time each day.
Sure, she is the sister of “The" Steven Spielberg, and yes, she has seen some of the world’s greatest movies ever made be created by her brother, who has earned what may be a forever claim to fame, but that’s not why Sue Spielberg is on The Akia Garnett Show! Sue Spielberg is on The Akia Garnett Show because Akia has known her as a marketing colleague for nearly 15 years and during that time has recognized her incredible work ethic. Sue simply does not let her clients down. Sue takes every business transaction seriously. She is a relentless professional, and that is the legacy she has built for herself. She earns her way to the top of any client’s list because she gets the job done on time, and on budget. Sourcing some of the most challenging products to be branded, ensuring they meet industry standards, and that they meet quality guidelines for any company’s image is part of what Sue does, and so much more. She’s a woman entrepreneur, a mom, a wife, and an all out amazing person, and she just happens to be incredibly brilliant. Representative for Geiger, Products Branding Expert, Sue Spielberg will spend time with us today on The Akia Garnett Show.
How does one approach the concept of building a brand and legacy together? Some people go into the concept with deliberate intentions. Others begin the journey organically as opportunities present themselves. Regardless of the origin, there are some special points to understand in order to do the following; maintain a healthy family, and maintain a health business. Listen as executive producer and host, Akia Garnett, interviews Charles and Theresa Brown, Visionaries for EPNET (Entrepreneurs and Professional Network). They’ll share insight on what keeps them grounded while branding their businesses as a couple, both at home and on the business scene.
You’ve been working so hard, moving through life one day at a time, building a brand that you’re really proud of for your business, and yourself. You’ve put in a lot of work, and money, and you’re seeing it pay off. And then… you meet someone and you think it’s time to get married. Do you ask for a prenup, or are you prepared to pay out a portion of your hard earned money if by some chance, things just don’t work out? Is it negative to think of protecting yourself from future harm if you’re with the love of your life? Most people avoid this conversation at all costs because the outcome typically is an argument and hurt feelings. Small business owners, and entrepreneurs are not immune to this topic, and many opt to stay single just to avoid having to deal with it. That’s why your host, Akia Garnett will be talking with attorney and counselor at law, Malik N. Drake, partner at Pilot, Drake & Richardson. Malik’s practice is in Alexandria, Virginia, and he’ll share ways that you can work around this complicated, but critical topic.
You may not know him by name yet, but you may already know him by his works. Recently, Alvin Garrett's inspiring words and amazing vocal arrangements have been introduced by artists such as the R&B crooner, Joe, with the hit singles "I'd Rather Have A Love" and"Love and Sex" feat Fantasia. He also instructed all the ladies to "Make A Little Room" with Capitol recording artist, Jarvis. Alvin Garrett’s words are already resonating through the airwaves. Now, it's time to hear and feel the passion of his thoughts through his own voice.
Alvin Garrett has taken a giant step out of the shadows of his resume' with his solo debut album, “Expose Yourself.” With a variety of Urban and Soulful R&B, Alvin has tastefully arranged and delivered an instant classic. Over the course of the past year, Alvin has been touring in the southern eastern region promoting his project. He continues to receive rave reviews wherever he performs his songs such as, “Never Gonna Find." which is certain to be a hit!
Alvin joins Nathan James and Meka Rae for Brunch In The Basement With JaVonne and talks music, career, and more music!
Victoria is originally from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. She moved to New York 4 years ago to study acting at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre. Since graduating two years ago, Victoria has starred in 2 independent feature films, multiple short films and commercials. Along with acting, Victoria is also a singer/songwriter and wrote and recorded 2 songs for the feature Placebo, which she has starred. She is currently residing and pursuing her acting career in New York City. Follow her on Instagram & Twitter @victoriarmaria http://www.imdb.com/media/rm177122304/nm4666198
Nicholas Garnett received his MFA in Creative Writing from Florida International University (FIU), where he was a two-time recipient of the school's literary award in nonfiction. He is now an adjunct professor of creative writing at FIU, a frequent instructor for the Center for Literature and Theatre at Miami Dade College, and the nonfiction editor of the literary journal Sliver of Stone. His work has been anthologized in Sundress Publication's “Best of the Net”, TIGERTAIL'S 10TH ANNIVERSARY poetry collection, and Cleis Press' BEST SEX WRITING OF 2013. He lives and writes in Miami Beach, Florida.
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