Toledo small business help and advice is available from the following Toledo BizTV Show Hosts through their quick tip video episodes to help you grow your business or improve the quality of your life.
The elite network of Toledo BizTV Shows host experts include:
Ron Brangham CPA, of Brangham & Associates, Inc., has over 25 years experience helping small business owners maximize their bottom line, through his accounting and tax services, business consulting, and QuickBooks training and consulting. He is also a Dave Ramsey Endorsed Local Provider – Tax Services. Ron can answer questions about Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace program and help you to become Debt Free.
Ron and Suzanne, his partner in business and life, serve over 100 businesses and more than 300 individuals. Ron believes that the key to success is building strong and lasting relationships. He and his team are committed to creating a strong partnership by providing close, personal attention to their clients.
With Ron’s extensive knowledge of business taxation, he can minimize tax liability and maximize profit. He is innovative, conscientious, and self-motivated with an ability to communicate with all levels of an organization. He offers a no cost consultation to prospective business clients.
Ron is a member of both the American Institute and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Rotary Club of Perrysburg, and Business Networking International Perrysburg Chapter. Ron enjoys golf, working out, spending time with his family and being actively involved with his local church.
Watch Ron’s episodes of Business Cents! Making Sense of the Business World.
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Jeanne DeWitt, host of Technology Times: Insider Tips for Your Business, and David Hood, started Computer Programming Unlimited, Inc. in 1986 to solve computer problems for small and mid-sized businesses in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.
Over the years, they have developed a unique company model making IT Hassle-Free and Budget Friendly, deviating from the typical “Break Fix” type computer company where it is standard to wait for something to break and then send out a technician to fix it, basically profiting from your IT failure. Instead, they have made their success on preventing computer problems from ever happening, virtually eliminating downtime and lost productivity. To do this they have invested in a myriad of tools, processes and certifications that allow them to provide you with affordable solutions and the type of care that Fortune 500 companies have internally.
Computer Programming Unlimited has expertise in many areas including Cloud Services, Backup and Disaster Recovery, Email and SPAM protection, Managed Firewalls, VoIP, Application and Database Development and Website Design.
Watch Jeanne’s episodes of IT Done Right: Insider Tips for Your Business.
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Patrick Good is the Owner of PAG Associates, a Corporation consisting of 5 business units, including AdviCoach of NW Ohio. Pat founded AdviCoach of NW Ohio in 2010. AdviCoach is the nation’s fastest growing business coaching and advisory firm. Pat has an extremely broad business background with over 25 years of experience and success in a wide range of areas including Sales & Marketing, Business Development, Operations, Materials Management, Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Engineering. His extensive business acumen is rooted in his shop-floor manufacturing and production management experience. He has led the Materials, Purchasing, Operations, and Sales functions of local and global companies, including Honeywell International, Midwest Stamping, Kelsey-Hayes, William Cook North America, and Toledo Stamping.
Pat’s background includes certifications in Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Theory of Constraints, and Total Quality Management systems, including Facilitator roles. He is a Lifetime Certified Purchasing Manager and Six Sigma Black Belt.
After serving in the United States Navy, Pat earned his Engineering and Business degrees from the University of Toledo. He was born and raised in Toledo. He and his wife of 29 years (Peggy) have two adult daughters and live in Maumee.
Watch Pat’s episodes of Toledo Business Coaching: Making Your Success a Reality
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Lisa Kelly (Lutman) P.T., CSCI graduated in 1981 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with her Physical Therapy degree. She has combined interests in sports and neurology with a holistic structural approach to physical therapy. Her Alternative Physical Therapy clinic was started in 2002.
Her 32 years experience ranges from acute hospital PT to home health with extensive rehabilitation experience for the medically complex patient. In 1995, she received NDT, Neuro Developmental Treatment Certification through advanced training at The Rehab Institute of Chicago. This specialty training is neuro specific along with motor planning techniques for the stroke and brain injured patient. Harness supported ambulation is also offered at her clinic.
She is also advanced trained in various manual alignment techniques. These include joint mobilizations, myofascial releases, cranio sacral, zero balancing, lymph drainage, visceral mobilization, Somato-emotional work and healing touch.
Past leadership positions include Upledger teaching assistant, Toledo Cranio Sacral Study Group Leader, Advisory Board Member for the Mercy College Medical Massage Program.
Lisa is a guest lecturer at Lourdes College OTA program, Owens Community College PTA program, University of Toledo PT program, Ohio Medical Assistant State Conference, Ohio Occupational Therapy State Conference, and NWO Head Injury Support Group.
Watch Lisa’s episodes of Alternative Physical Therapy: Tips for Keeping Bodies In Motion.
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A transplant from Indiana, Karen moved to Ohio in 1998. She has always enjoyed working with people in various fields. She spent 18 years in historic preservation of old buildings, guiding others in the resources needed to restore historic buildings to their original splendor. She taught exercise classes for cancer patients and survivors for 9 years and also taught crafts classes. Karen began Journey work in March of 2008 and was accredited in January of 2009. She feels nothing she has done in her life up to this point has been as meaningful and as satisfying as working with others to release their emotional blocks through Journey work and to see them blossom! Karen shares her home in Sylvania with her husband, Jerry, (and their greyhound, Dayna) and between them they have 4 children and 4 grandchildren.
Watch Karen’s episodes of Releasing The Ties That Bind.
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Leslie Podolsky is the founder and owner of ORGANIZED by design, LLC. She is a licensed architect and has spent over 18 years working in the architecture and design industry with residential and business clients. She is excited to use her talents to bring the two worlds of organization and design together by creating beautiful and functional spaces for her customers. She especially loves crafting custom designed storage solutions and setting up systems to keep her clients organized! Home offices and small businesses are her specialty!
Leslie is a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers [NAPO] and is the Director at Large of the North Coast Ohio chapter. She also belongs to the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards.
The Toledo, Ohio area is home to Leslie, her husband and three busy children. She also enjoys volunteering on multiple boards and committees within her community.
Watch Leslie’s episodes of Organized By Design: Small Tips That Lead To BIG Productivity Gains.
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Since 1985, Pamela Terhune has been involved in marketing and sales in a variety of industries including advertising, health care, legal and small business. As a certified copywriter Pamela works with her clients by developing SEO friendly web content, blogs, newsletters and printed items such as fliers, brochures, sales letters, educational pieces, presentations and training materials.
And she loves creating award-winning trade show themes and booths. Pamela authors articles for industry publications, and has been a ghost writer for a number of political figures, business owners, and community leaders. She is a proud member of the Professional Writer’s Alliance, the Editorial Freelance Association, and many other writer’s organizations and networking groups.
Watch Pamela’s episodes of The Power of Words.
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Valerie Thompson is the founder and owner of Leap Graphics, Ltd. Valerie is a motivated self-starter who recognized her potential to develop a reputable and personable graphic design company that is cutting edge and professional. While a senior in college in 2005, at the University of Toledo, Valerie founded Leap Graphics, Ltd., which is a contemporary graphic design firm in Northwest Ohio that has provided business to clients ranging from non-profit organizations and retail stores to hospitals and publishing houses.
Valerie has experienced significant growth in her business due to her impeccable attention to detail, her professionalism and her inviting customer service approach. The relocation of her business from Toledo to Columbus in 2007 proved to be profitable as her clientele acquisition and financial growth continued to be exponential. Recently relocating back to Toledo, Leap Graphics continues to expand. Her clients are most grateful for her flexibility and straight forwardness.
In addition to graphic design, Valerie has taught ‘Intro to Computer Design’ at Columbus State Community College. Additionally, her teaching of students about graphic design/marketing, and organizational groups about specialized topics such as church marketing, continue to keep her in demand.
Watch Valerie’s episodes of Promote Smart: Tips to Effectively Market Your Business.
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Jenn Wenzke is a Certified Motivational & Life Coach, Licensed NLP Practitioner and a Mary Kay Sr. Sales Director of 20 years. Jenn loves the mission statement of her new venture, SoNow Coaching, which is “Empowering women to FULLY appreciate their gifts, achieve their dreams and LIVE their legacy.” Jenn’s passion is helping women live a life filled with joy, peace, fun, confidence, success, appreciation, spirituality, self-love, and financial independence !
“Make the Leap” is her 5-Step Coaching Sequence that focuses on EMBRACING where you are now and LEAPING toward where you would like to go! Jenn is also the Founder of a networking group called “So Now.” It is a wonderful group of women that meet each month to celebrate their successes, network with like-minded women and enjoy a featured speaker.
For fun, Jenn enjoys hanging around with her husband Bob, 5 children, 5 grandchildren and sweet puppy Lacy! You’ll also find her playing tennis, reading and SHOPPING!
Watch Jenn’s episodes of Jenn’s Coaching Corner.
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Pat Altvater of AFP Marketing Group specializes in helping her clients showcase their expertise, especially with the use of video. She has been creating and editing videos for the Internet since 2008. Her mission is to create increased visibility for her clients, through training, consulting, strategizing, and implementing. Whether you want a new website or blog, local search engine optimization, sales training to help you sell with confidence, or are ready to use video to grow your business, the team at AFP Marketing Group can help you create something that authentically showcases your expertise while attracting your perfect client. AFP Marketing Group created BizTV Shows which now operate in three cities, here in Toledo, Indy BizTV Shows and Columbus BizTV Shows.
Pat is the author of Choose Success – Ignite the Power Within. She has been featured as an expert on Fox TV News and has been quoted in numerous newspaper and magazine stories. Her article “I Want It NOW!” was published in the September 2010 Nashville Parent Magazine.
Watch Pat’s episodes of Online Video Marketing: Use Video to Grow Your Business and Your Comfort Zone.
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