Crafting a story for success with Meherwan Irani of Chai Pani on Finding Asheville
Aug25

Crafting a story for success with Meherwan Irani of Chai Pani on Finding Asheville

Learning to craft a story for business success…   Nathan sits down with Chef Meherwan Irani co-owner of Chai Pani Asheville, MG Road Lounge, Chai Pani Decatur, and yet to be opened Buxton Hall Barbecue for the 50th episode of Finding Asheville. They chat about growing up in India, why he decided to transition from a lucrative real estate sales career to opening Chai Pani, how to develop a chef’s palate, why intention and...

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Embracing vulnerability with Jared Rutledge co-owner of Waking Life Coffee on Finding Asheville
Aug18

Embracing vulnerability with Jared Rutledge co-owner of Waking Life Coffee on Finding Asheville

Embracing vulnerability as a business strategy?   Nathan sits down with Jared Rutledge co-owner of Waking Life Hand-brewed Coffee and Espresso for the 49th episode of Finding Asheville. They chat about growing up in West Asheville, what sparked the neighborhood’s growth, why there seems to be a lack of educatin when it comes to coffee with consumers, why being vulnerable can set you up for not only business success, but also...

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1 day until Laugh Your Asheville Off 2014, Comedian spotlight Rob Christensen
Aug12

1 day until Laugh Your Asheville Off 2014, Comedian spotlight Rob Christensen

1 day left until the Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival held August 13th-16th.   Today’s comedian spotlight is on LA comedian Rob Christensen. Rob will be performing at the Altamont Theatre showcase Thursday evening with 9 fellow comedians. The show starts at 9:30 p.m. and you can get tickets here!   Here is a clip of Rob performing:   More about Rob: Rob Christensen is a comedian, writer, and actor who has most...

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Finding America on Finding Asheville with Justin Ferraby of the Orange Peel & Dig Festival
Aug11

Finding America on Finding Asheville with Justin Ferraby of the Orange Peel & Dig Festival

Finding America on Finding Asheville?   Nathan sits down with Justin Ferraby, operations manager at The Orange Peel and Dig Festival organizer for the 48th episode of Finding Asheville. They chat about growing up in the UK, why perhaps you should spend more than $40 on a bottle of wine, how he risked everything to be a U.S. citizen, including an extended time living here illegally, what would compel someone to throw a music...

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2 days till Laugh Your Asheville Off, Comedian Spotlight Chris Monty
Aug11

2 days till Laugh Your Asheville Off, Comedian Spotlight Chris Monty

2 days till the Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival held August 13th-16th.   Today’s comedian spotlight is on New York comedian Chris Monty. Monty will be headlining the Saturday showcase at Diana Wortham Theatre with 10 fellow comedians. The show starts at 8:00 p.m. and you can get tickets here!   Here is a clip of Monty performing:    More about Monty: Chris Monty is one of New York’s busier comedians....

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