Rust Belt Rundown

Episode 39 featuring Ryan Landau of Purpose Jobs

  We are joined by Ryan Landau, Founder of Purpose Jobs in this episode of the Rust Belt…

Episode 38 featuring Matt Secrist of Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

Matt Secrist of Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP joins us in this episode of the Rust Belt Rundown….

Episode 37 featuring Sam Friedman of Chagrin Valley Soap & Salve

In this episode of the Rust Belt Rundown, we speak with Sam Friedman, Brand Director of…

Episode 36 featuring Roslyn Quarto of Towards Employment

Start your career by saying yes! In this episode, we’re joined by Roslyn Quarto, Director of…

Episode 35 Featuring Ashley Lawson of Achieve Incentives & Meetings

We’re going abroad for this episode of the Rust Belt Rundown with logistics ninja, Ms. Ashley Lawson….

Episode 34 Featuring Tanya Budler of Rise Together

“The end and beginning of change is workforce” In this episode of the Rust Belt Rundown,…

Episode 33 Featuring Andy McCartney of Bowden Manufacturing

In this episodoe of the Rust Belt Rundown, we’re joined by Andy McCartney, President of Bowden Manufacturing. Andy…

Episode 32 featuring Ned Barnett of Polaris Career Center, Dustin Peugeot of Matrix Trade Institute, and Tim Duffy of Cleveland Industrial Training Center

In this episode, we’re joined by Northeast Ohio career development experts, Ned Barnett of Polaris Career Center, Dustin…

Episode 31 featuring Beth Dawson of Manufacturing Works and Sara Tracey of The Ohio Manufacturers’ Association

In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re joined by Beth Dawson, Apprenticeship Program Manager at Manufacturing Works, and Sara…

Episode 30 featuring Arian May, Director of Advancement at OhioGuidestone

We’re joined by Arian May, Director of Advancement at OhioGuidestone and she talks through the mission, values, and impact…

Episode 29 featuring Rachel Stentz-Baugher of the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission

In this episode, we talk all things sports, community, and leadership with Rachel Stentz-Baugher, Vice President of…

Episode 28 featuring Jacob Duritsky of Team NEO

In this episode, we’re joined by Jacob Duritsky, Vice President of Strategy and Research at Team NEO who shares…

Episode 27 featuring Dan Moulthrop of The City Club of Cleveland

In this episode, we’re joined by CEO of The City Club of Cleveland, Dan Moulthrop, and discuss a…

Episode 26 featuring Dave Gutheil of the Port of Cleveland

We’re joined by Dave Gutheil, Chief Commercial Officer at the Port of Cleveland, and he talks through the…

Episode 25 featuring Todd Leebow of Majestic Steel

President & CEO of Majestic Steel and Founder of four other businesses, our featured guest Todd…

Episode 24 featuring Jason Scales of Lincoln Electric

In this episode, we’re joined by Jason Scales, Business Manager of Education at Lincoln Electric who…

Episode 23 featuring Matthew Fieldman of America Works

In this episode, we meet with Matthew Fieldman, Executive Director of America Works who shares insight on their nationwide…

Episode 22 featuring Sean Cwynar of Diamond Metals

Sean Cwynar, CFO of Diamond Metals, shares insider knowledge on how essential manufacturing is to our economy,…

Episode 21 featuring Nate Stansberry of Rust Belt Recruiting

On Episode 21, we’re welcoming Nate Stansberry to the Rust Belt Recruiting team as our new…

Episode 20 featuring Sir Yacht

Content, Careers, and Cleveland! We’re joined by special guest Joey Kinsley, also known as Sir Yacht,…

Episode 19 featuring Tammi Nagucki of Environmental Design Group

In this episode, we talk with Tammi Nagucki, Director of Marketing at Environmental Design Group and…

Episode 18 featuring Terrence Upchurch Ohio State Representative of District 10

On this episode, we meet with Ohio State Representative Terrence Upchurch of District 10 and talk…

Episode 17 featuring Emily Lundgard of Enterprise Community Partners

Emily Lundgard, Senior Director of State & Local Policy at Enterprise Community Partners gives us the…

Episode 16 featuring Chris Berry of OhioX

Ohio’s tech industry has seen tremendous growth in the last few years. In this episode, we…

Episode 15 featuring Allison Grealis of Women in Manufacturing Association & Education Foundation

It’s only appropriate to chat with Allison Grealis, President of Women in Manufacturing Association & Education…

Episode 14 featuring Lt. Governor Jon Husted of Ohio

What does the future of manufacturing and skilled trades look like for Ohio? We talk with Lt….

Episode 13 featuring Brandon Chrostowski of EDWINS Leadership & Restaurant Institute

Brandon Chrostowski joins us on episode 13 to share details on how EDWINS Leadership & Restaurant Institute mentors students…

Episode 12 featuring Justin Bibb Mayoral Candidate

We’re starting the new year off with an exciting episode featuring Mayor of Cleveland Candidate and…

Episode 11 featuring Jay Foran of Team NEO

What does it take to have a large corporation move its operations to Cleveland and impact…

Episode 10 featuring Pete Brown of Six Shooter Coffee

Passion projects, entrepreneurship, and coffee. In this episode, we speak with Cleveland business owner Pete Brown of Six Shooter…

Episode 9 featuring Steve Peplin of Talan Products

On this episode, listen in as we talk with Steve Peplin, the CEO of Talan Products about current trends…

Episode 8 featuring Bishara Addison of Towards Employment

From early stem programs and public policy to reentry programs and unemployment, listen in as we…

Episode 7 featuring Chris Schmitt of the National Association of Manufacturers

In this episode, we chat with the National Association of Manufacturers Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Chris Schmitt. Listen…

Episode 6 featuring Christopher Nance of the Greater Cleveland Partnership

Listen in as we talk with Christopher Nance, the Vice President of Construction & Inclusive Talent Initiatives…

Episode 5 featuring Tayte Lutz of the French Oil Mill Machinery Company

Join us as we chat with Tayte Lutz, Director of Marketing at French Oil Mill Machinery, and talk…

Episode 4 featuring Roy Hardy of the Technical Alchemy

In this week’s Rundown, listen in as we talk with industry veteran and CEO of Technical…

Episode 3 featuring James Smith of Rust Belt Recruiting

On our third episode of the Rust Belt Rundown, Rust Belt Recruitings‘ very own, James Smith discusses how the…

Episode 2 featuring Jamie Karl of the Ohio Manufacturing Association

On our second episode of the Rust Belt Rundown, Jamie Karl of the Ohio Manufacturing Association and Nick Fopiano talk…

Episode 1 featuring Taylor Evans of Rust Belt Recruiting

Tune in to our first episode of the Rust Belt Rundown! Listen in as we talk…