Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org en The business of branding on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/business-branding-lehigh-valley-discourse <p></p><p></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Sally Handlon takes a look at the business of branding with one of Pennsylvania's most well-known brands: Penn State University. Joining Sally in the studio will be two PSU Alums: Letterman's Club member Tom Donchez and PSU Lehigh Valley Advisory Board Chair Howard Kulp. (Original air-date April 17, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:37:07 +0000 Wagner Previato 38646 at http://wdiy.org The business of branding on Lehigh Valley Discourse Bob Donchez and Tom Perez on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/bob-donchez-and-tom-perez-lehigh-valley-discourse <p></p><p></p><p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Host Alan Jennings speaks with longtime Bethlehem city council member Bob Donchez just three months into his term as mayor talking about his plans for his mayoral term and the city's health and vitality.</span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Alan Jennings will also be speaking with Tom Perez, Secretary of US Dept. of Labor, talking about long-term unemployment benefits.&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:03:25 +0000 Wagner Previato 38114 at http://wdiy.org Bob Donchez and Tom Perez on Lehigh Valley Discourse Ed Donley on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/ed-donley-lehigh-valley-discourse <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">"From Farmboy to CEO" describes our guest this week: Ed Donley, former Chairman, President, and CEO of Air Products &amp; Chemicals. Co-hosts John Dodds and John Pearce chat with Mr. Donley on his meteoric rise in the business world here in the Lehigh Valley, from very humble beginnings in Michigan. His is a fascinating, inspiring story. (Original air-date, April 3, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:42:08 +0000 Wagner Previato 37583 at http://wdiy.org Ed Donley on Lehigh Valley Discourse Iron Pigs on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/iron-pigs-lehigh-valley-discourse-0 <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Spring is here, and it's time to start talkin' baseball. Hosts John Pearce and Steve Aaronson welcome Iron Pigs Media Relations Assistant, Alec Scercy, </span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">and Director of Promotions and Entertainment, Lindsey Knupp. Topics include prospects for the Iron Pigs in 2014 and new and exciting things coming to Coca Cola Park. Play Ball! (Original air-date March 27, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 20:52:12 +0000 Wagner Previato 37367 at http://wdiy.org Iron Pigs on Lehigh Valley Discourse Cedar Crest President Carmen Ambar on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/cedar-crest-president-carmen-ambar-lehigh-valley-discourse <p><span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">Women's History Month always brings an update&nbsp;of what is happening at our own top 10 women's college, Cedar Crest. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:49:40 +0000 Wagner Previato 36834 at http://wdiy.org Cedar Crest President Carmen Ambar on Lehigh Valley Discourse The Growth of the Lehigh Valley on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/growth-lehigh-valley-lehigh-valley-discourse <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">The Lehigh Valley's cities have become a happening through an array of factors, including progressive civic and business leadership, activist mayors, young adults' interest in cities, tax incentives, location, location and location, Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton are on the map.&nbsp;</span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;"><o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:57:16 +0000 Wagner Previato 36406 at http://wdiy.org The Growth of the Lehigh Valley on Lehigh Valley Discourse Where am I Eating? with Pam Varkony on WDIY http://wdiy.org/post/where-am-i-eating-pam-varkony-wdiy <p></p><p></p><p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">Where does our food come from and how does it get to our table? Host Pamela Varkony</span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;along with award winning writer, activist, and adventurer, Kelsey Timmerman</span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">, author of "Where am I Eating" take us on a virtual search the world for answers.</span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;">&nbsp;</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:21:00 +0000 Wagner Previato 36044 at http://wdiy.org Where am I Eating? with Pam Varkony on WDIY "Colonel Washington and Me" on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/colonel-washington-and-me-lehigh-valley-discourse <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Learn about the extraordinary relationship between Colonel George Washington and his slave William Lee. Host John Pearce chats with guest Jeff Finegan, a Washington historian and author of a charming book, <i>Colonel Washington and Me</i>. You'll hear about our first President from a different perspective. (Original air-date February 27, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:19:38 +0000 Wagner Previato 35690 at http://wdiy.org Live, Work, and Play in the Lehigh Valley http://wdiy.org/post/live-work-and-play-lehigh-valley <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Join host Sally Handlon, Becky Bradley, Executive Director of the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission and Joyce Marin, Executive Director of ReNew Lehigh Valley for a discussion on the Lehigh Valley - Live, Work and Play. Each organization&nbsp;presents a different perspective. (Original air-date February 20, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:08:11 +0000 Wagner Previato 35328 at http://wdiy.org Congressman Charlie Dent on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/congressman-charlie-dent-lehigh-valley-discourse <p></p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 19:29:09 +0000 Wagner Previato 34896 at http://wdiy.org Congressman Charlie Dent on Lehigh Valley Discourse