Insight On Business the News Hour

Stuff to DO in the Metro with Jeff Pitts from Cityview Magazine

Each Thursday afternoon we bring in Jeff Pitts from Cityview Magazine to get you warmed up for the weekend. Stuff to DO this week includes music, sports, food, old stuff (Yes, Michael is here too) and so much more. It's when we just have a little fun because sometimes you just must. Click through and enjoy. Then, get out and get after it! 

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business podcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 4:30pm here on Podbean, iTunesStitcher or TuneIn Radio. And you can catch The Business News Hour Week in Review each Sunday at 2pm on News/Talk 1540 KXEL. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00

Marketing for Business Episode 16 with Sam Auen

It's Marketing for Business our weekly look at the success patterns of independent business people that dot the Greater Des Moines Metro. Today Phil K. James from Good Milkshake Digital and Michael Libbie from Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications open up the world of Sam Auen...and what a world it is. Sam is one of the most amazing and talented and outspoken restaurant owners in the region. He has tried and failed and got back up and tried and created success. From working for others to having pop-up restaurants to now Tacopocalypse in the East Village (where we recorded this segment) to Krunkwich on Ingersoll Sam is always inventing. How does he do that, who is his hero, where does he get his ideas, what about that riding hundreds of miles on a bike in the winter and what does he think about the restaurant offerings in the Metro. We asked those questions and more. Click through and meet Sam Auen. 

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business podcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 4:30pm here on Podbean, iTunesStitcher or TuneIn Radio. And you can catch The Business News Hour Week in Review each Sunday at 2pm on News/Talk 1540 KXEL. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00

Chef David Baruthio and Earlham, Iowa

Earlier today we sat down with Chef David Baruthio of Baru 66 and Saison as he announces,here and first, his effort to open a cafe and a bistro in Earlham. The project has been a $2.5 million dollar renovation of an historic building there and, as David says, it will become a focal point for the community and the region. He even shares with you the "soft opening" date. Here is our conversation.

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business podcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 4:30pm here on Podbean, iTunesStitcher or TuneIn Radio. And you can catch The Business News Hour Week in Review each Sunday at 2pm on News/Talk 1540 KXEL. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

 

00:0000:00

Marketing for Business - Episode 12 with Tony Lemmo

Each week we bring you "Marketing for Business" this week Phil K. James (and we find out what the "K" stands for) from Good Milkshake Digital sit down with Tony Lemmo from Aposto and Gusto Pizza Co. We talk about the very beginning, how to better tell stories, what stories might impact consumers and...a touching conversation about his Mother. Perhaps in this conversation you'll find something that you can use in your business. Go... 

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business podcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 4:30pm here on Podbean, iTunesStitcher or TuneIn Radio. And you can catch The Business News Hour Week in Review each Sunday at 2pm on News/Talk 1540 KXEL. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00

IOB Out to Lunch with Callista Gould - Part One

It's something brand new...Insight on Business Out To Lunch is talking business over...lunch. Here we launch our first episode with writer/speaker Callista Gould from the Culture and Manners Institute. Her new book, "The Exceptional Professional - What You Need to Know to Grow Your Career" is packed with useful information and stories that are designed to help you and your career. Listen in as we talk about going out to lunch, the business dinner, proper dress and more. IOB Out to Lunch was hosted by Table 128 Bistro in the Des Moines Metro.

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business podcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 4:30pm here on Podbean, iTunes, Stitcher or TuneIn Radio. And you can catch The Business News Hour Week in Review each Sunday at 2pm on News/Talk 1540 KXEL. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

 

00:0000:00

The Easter Bunny and Stuff to Do with Jeff Pitts from Cityview

At the end of each broadcast week we sit down with Jeff Pitts from Cityview and talk about "Stuff to DO in the Metro". This week we also share with you who to blame for creating the Easter Bunny. No doubt not safe for children... Join us for some fun conversation, arts and entertainment headed to the Des Moines Metro this weekend into next week. 

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 5:00pm on AM-940. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications through a business relationship with The Des Moines Radio Group. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00

Opening Day Des Moines Downtown Hilton - Economics and Food

It was opening day at the brand new Hilton Des Moines Downtown Hotel. We were there and caught up with Greg Edwards from the Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau to talk economics and Franck Debril the food and beverage director because we know you want to know about the food and drink....

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 5:00pm on AM-940. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications through a business relationship with The Des Moines Radio Group. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00

Bottle and Bottega DSM - Small Business Spotlight

Imagine an IT professional and a college math instructor...what sort of small busienss might they get into? Surprise! Meet James and Bridget Neely who made a big move and decided to open Bottle and Bottega DSM. Think art, wine, party...don't you blame them? And, location? In the heart of Des Moines. While not yet open...you get to hear the Small Business Spotlight story of what they are building for their future and for your...fun!

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 5:00pm on AM-940. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications through a business relationship with The Des Moines Radio Group. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00

After the Media Tour - Hilton Des Moines Downtown

Recently the, still under construction, Hilton Des Moines Downtown Hotel offered the media a tour and the Business News Hour went along to see the progress toward the March 21st Grand Opening. After the tour we sat down with Tamara Chubb the Director of Sales & Marketing and Franck Debril the Director of Food & Beverage for a conversation about what to expect when the doors swing open. (For a peek at a quick video head to our facebook page.) We start...with food: 

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 5:00pm on AM-940. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications through a business relationship with The Des Moines Radio Group. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00

Jeff Pitts from Cityview with Stuff to DO!

We close out each week with our lifestyle contributor Jeff Pitts from Cityview Magazine. Here we talk about antiques at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, comedy, celebrating the Winter Olympics at Brenton Skating Plaza, a comic book conventions at Adventureland, Forest Flicks and Black History Month, Galentine's Day at the Des Moines Social Club, music with the DSM Symphony, "Defending the Caveman" and wrestling!  So much going on...enjoy!

The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business broadcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 5:00pm on AM-940. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications through a business relationship with The Des Moines Radio Group. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.

00:0000:00