Jackie & Joe talk about events in the South Bay

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7am PST / 10am EST – Monday through Friday.

The South Bay Show brings you everything from the South Bay of Los Angeles.

Living, Loving, Laughing, and Leaving a Legacy.

Bring Work and Life into Balance through modern Web technologies and talking with your Neighbors.

The South Bay Show is about finding the enterprise of YOU which you can operate from anywhere.

Finding an enterprise that resonates with your … principles, skills and joy … That’s a worthy goal … wherever you live on the planet.

There are plenty of Global opportunities, so this is not just for Southern California or the USA but the whole Earth Community.

What gives you Joy ?

Many have found it in The South Bay of Los Angeles.

Find it, know it when you see it … And you will have found a sure path to success.

It really is that simple.

Steve Johnson & Eric Hartman, Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair

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Our guests this morning are Eric Hartman and Steve Johnson, board members of the Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair.

Steve is currently the acting president of the Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair, an organization that he has been involved with one way or another since its origins 41 years ago.

He has been on the Board of directors for 13 years where he has held many different positions: Community Showcase Chair, Food Booth Chair, he created and developed the Wine Garden and the Stroller & Bike Valet, managed the South Stage, was a member at large of the Executive Board, as well as Vice-President.

Steve is a fourth generation Manhattan Beach native and when he’s not spending time planning the fair or at work, he can be found with his wife of 27 years and his two children enjoying all that Manhattan Beach has to offer.

Eric is a third generation Manhattan Beach native and has been on the Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair Board of directors for 7 years.

Eric first worked handling Traffic and Security, spent three years running the Beer Garden and currently serves as the Publicity Chair and South Stage Manager.

He has been to every Hometown Fair since they started and wanted to help preserve the tradition and give back to his community.

Eric is married with two children and is proud to serve with the other 19 members of the Hometown Fair Board.

http://www.mbfair.org/

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Andy Stuart, SkyLife Technologies

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Our guest this morning is Andy Stuart, President of SkyLife Corporation.

Andy joined the SkyLife Corporation Board as a Director in December 2011 and accepted the position as President of the company in December 2012.

SkyLife is a brand new, one-of-a- kind technology that safely delivers via aircraft, individual packs of disaster relief supplies and humanitarian aid to people who are cut off from the traditional first response effort when the transportation infrastructure has been destroyed due to a disaster.

SkyLife delivery is assured even where no surface infrastructure exists in the disaster area, it requires neither ground support nor relief workers at the disaster site and defeats impassable terrain, political obstacles, hoarding and banditry.

He resides in Sylvania, Ohio with his wife and children where he serves on the Executive Committee of both the Toledo Symphony and Toledo Rotary.

http://www.skylifetech.com/

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Cancer Support Community – Redondo Beach

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Our guests this morning are Rebeccca Weintraub and Kristen Conforti of Cancer Support Group – Redondo Beach and they are going to tell us all about the annual Girl’s Night Out taking place October 1 through October 3 at the Comedy and Magic Club in Hermosa Beach.

Rebecca Weintraub is a 10 year breast cancer survivor and member of CSG Board of Directors. She has spent more than 30 years in the field of communication, facilitation, change management and organizational behavior.

Additionally, she provides strategic communication and facilitation consulting services to organizations in the public, private and non-profit sectors. Rebecca received her Bachelor’s degree from UCLA and her Master’s and Ph.D. degrees from USC.

She roots for whoever is winning at half-time.

Theresa Plakos has been the Public Relations-Outreach Manager at Cancer Support Community-Redondo Beach for nearly 4 years.

Her primary responsibilities consist of working with the local media as well as the medical and non-medical communities throughout the South Bay.

Theresa came to non-profit work after a good friend was diagnosed with Breast Cancer.

Her passion for the work at Cancer Support Community was further fueled by the loss of her father and Stepfather to lung cancer two years ago.

Theresa has a Bachelor’s degree from California State University Long Beach in Psychology.

http://www.cancersupportcommunity.org/

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JoAnn Scordino of Organize for Action

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JoAnn Scordino of Organize for Action is a Community Disaster Planning Consultant based in San Francisco.

JoAnn’s lifelong passion for living simply in concert with our earth’s natural resources, preparing for Mother Nature’s unexpected events and community organizing, has been the driving force in her emergency management career.

She believes in inspiring the average citizen to live the message of preparedness, sustainability and contribution every day.

For the last eight years, she has provided her expertise and services to local, state and national organizations particularly in the area of inclusive disaster planning – empowering, planning with and for, people with disabilities, older adults and anyone who might have some type of access or functional need during emergencies.

JoAnn has been the Chair of the Great CA ShakeOut: Seniors and People with Disabilities committee since 2010.

JoAnn is a credentialed Certified Emergency Manager. She has spoken internationally at the IAEM World Disaster Managers Conference in Naples, Italy.

At the Global InterAction China-US Emergency Medical Services Conference in Beijing, China, JoAnn Spoke and most recently at the International Disaster & Emergency Resilience conference in Florence, Italy.

JoAnn is also a contributing author of the book, Get Organized Today.

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To Find Out More about Jackie Balestra visit

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Pete Moffat, Dinah Lary, Redondo Beach Lobster Festival

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Our guests this morning are Pete Moffat and Dinah Lary and they’re going to tell us all about this year’s Lobster Fest taking place this weekend at Seaside Lagoon.

Born in downtown Los Angeles, Dinah Lary has been a Southern California girl her whole life. She moved to the South Bay with her family in 1960.

Dinah has held several volunteer positions in numerous organizations such as:

The Founding President of the Redondo Beach Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association

Member of various South Bay Chambers of Commerce currently serving as Past Chair of the Board for the Redondo Beach Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau

Graduate and Co-Chair of Leadership Redondo 2004

Current President of Redondo Beach Round Table and current member of the Lobster Fest Committee.

Pete Moffat was the proprietor of Manhattan Beach Coolers for twenty years before making a career change.

He is now President of Pete Moffett Productions and he’s been producing the Lobster Festival for the last four years.

He is also the Founder and Producer of the City of Redondo Beach 4th of July Fireworks at Seaside Lagoon and the Manhattan Beach Holiday Fireworks show.

This year will mark the 25th anniversary of the Manhattan Beach show which will be featured on the Travel Channel as one of two best holiday fireworks shows in the county.

Dinah, Pete, welcome to the program, we are so glad you could join us this morning!

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Kevin Smith, Fire Chief of the El Segundo Fire Department

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Our guest this morning is Kevin Smith, Fire Chief of the El Segundo Fire Department.

Kevin has a Bachelor’s degree from Cal State University, Los Angeles in Public Administration and a Master’s degree from Cal State University, Long Beach in Emergency Services Administration. Additionally, Kevin is a certified Chief Officer through the California State Fire Marshal’s Office.

Kevin joined the El Segundo Fire Department in August of 1985 as a Firefighter. He promoted to the rank of Engineer in April 1990, was promoted to the rank of Captain in October 1994 and became Battalion Chief in June 2001.

Kevin has been serving as the Fire Chief of the El Segundo Fire Department since May 1, 2006.

Kevin is very active in the community he serves. He is currently a member of the El Segundo Rotary Club, a former member of the El Segundo Optimists Club and also serves as leader at the District level in Rotary.

He is active in the El Segundo Sister City program in which he provides training and surplus fire equipment to firefighters of Guaymas, Mexico. He has also served as the President of the South Bay Police & Fire Memorial Foundation for the last three years.

A Los Angeles native, Kevin resides in El Segundo. He has three children and two granddaughters.

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To Find Out More about Jackie Balestra visit

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To Find Out More about George Butts visit

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Email: gbutts@mbcerta.org

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Jake Heflin, Long Beach Fire Department

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Our guest this morning is Jake Heflin.

Jake has been involved in emergency services for over 22 years.

He also sat on the California State Emergency Medical Services Authority Directors Advisory Group. Jake currently serves as a Director for the Long Beach Fireman’s Mutual Benefit Association.

Jake sits as a Tribal Representative for a multi-agency federal government task force known as the Tribal Assistance Coordination Group whose primary focus relates to emergency management in Indian Country.

Jake served as a member of the National Tribal All-Hazards Incident Management Team Focus Group sponsored by the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) and is a past Vice President of the National Native American Emergency Medical Services Association (NNAEMSA). He is the National Director of Tribal Affairs for the California State Firefighters’ Association and an adjunct instructor for FEMA/EMI.

During that time, Jake worked as a Paramedic, Field Training Officer and Operations Supervisor.

Jake also sits on the Board of Directors for Global Peace Partners, a non-profit organization with the stated goal to transport teams of emergency responders with needed supplies and equipment, anywhere in the world within hours of a global catastrophe.

Jake is involved in several other endeavors but this is only an hour-long show!

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To Find Out More about Jackie Balestra visit

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To Find Out More about George Butts visit

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Email: gbutts@mbcerta.org

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