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Finding Sacramento Podcast

A podcast about Sacramento entrepreneurs, musicians, artists, and chefs and how they found their ‘roots’ in the City of Trees.
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Jun 26, 2017

Nathan sits down with Ramon Perez and Nicole Perez of Puur Chocolat for the 37th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about why valuing the slow pace and technique of the French kitchen still should be valued in the culinary world, what drives cooks at Michelin Star restaurants to work insane hours and live up to out of the world expectations with very little financial return, what Ramon learned from building restaurant empires after working for David Myers Group, the birth of Puur Chocolat and how the business has evolved, why you can expect a soft serve ice cream concept from Nicole and Ramon soon, what it will take for someone from Sacramento to win a James Beard Award, and why demand hasn’t exactly caught up with Sacramento’s growing food scene.

Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here to get new episodes of the show each week!

Oh and if you are feeling super nice like the Finding Sacramento Facebook Page here or follow the show on Instagram here or Twitter here.

Jun 18, 2017

Nathan sits down with Dawnie Andrak and Tim Bailey of Local Roots Food Tours for the 36th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about how tandem bike riding inspired a business idea, the biggest lessons learned after shooting a pilot for a food centric television show, why it is still possible to make a living as a farmer in California in the year 2017, why a successful farmer will have both farming and marketing skills, why they decided to buy the Local Roots Food Tours and how they have and plan on transforming it, why starting a business is all about knowing your market and capitalizing on the things you know how to do well, and why farm to fork should just be one piece of Sacramento’s identity.

Finding Sacramento is a podcast about Sacramento entrepreneurs, musicians, artists, and chefs and how they found their ‘roots’ in the City of Trees.

Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here to get new episodes of the show each week!

Oh and if you are feeling super nice like the Finding Sacramento Facebook Page here or follow the show on Instagram here or Twitter here.

Jun 12, 2017

Nathan sits down with local musician Vince Vicari for the 35th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about why Vince always knew he was destined to perform in front of others, why you should believe in yourself and keep going despite others not necessarily seeing your particular path to success, the story behind Vince’s ‘singing waiter’ career and the strangest singing gig he has taken, why keeping your day job and pursuing your dream job at the same time is the new way for artists, why Sacramento’s support of artists has really shifted in a positive direction in the last four years, the path to success for pop acts in 2017, and why Sacramento is a perfect city for entrepreneurs.

Finding Sacramento is a podcast about Sacramento entrepreneurs, musicians, artists, and chefs and how they found their ‘roots’ in the City of Trees.

Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here to get new episodes of the show each week!

Oh and if you are feeling super nice like the Finding Sacramento Facebook Page here or follow the show on Instagram here or Twitter here.

Jun 5, 2017

Nathan sits down with Kevin Hughey of Hughey Law Group for the 34th episode of the Finding Sacramento podcast. They chat about what digging graves as a teenager taught him about death, what transitioning to the real world was like after being raised by a dad that often ignored the world’s rules, Kevin’s journey from restaurant work to figuring out what type of attorney he ultimately wanted to be, why entrepreneurship for aspiring attorneys is becoming more and more attractive versus actually working at a firm, how you can market your individual firm, why you should care about police shootings no matter who you are and why the public should have some oversight over its local police department, and why Sacramento’s strongest asset is its' accessibility to talent.

Finding Sacramento is a podcast about Sacramento entrepreneurs, musicians, artists, and chefs and how they found their ‘roots’ in the City of Trees.

Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes here to get new episodes of the show each week!

Oh and if you are feeling super nice like the Finding Sacramento Facebook Page here or follow the show on Instagram here or Twitter here.

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