Fairfax Radio 2-12-2019

With over 4,500 exhibiting companies, 1,500 speakers and 24 product categories, it is no surprise the Consumer Electronic Show is the largest and most influential technology event on the planet. Lucky for us, what happens in Vegas does NOT stay in Vegas- Our first guest is Tech Expert Steve Greenberg  shared the best of the best from the CES floor with his best in tech preview of 2019.
Steve Greenberg, author of GADGET NATION, travels the world looking for new products to present to inquiring audiences on TV. Steve can be seen every month on NBC’s Today Show. He also routinely appears on The Dr Oz Show and on the nationally syndicated news/talk show Eye Opener. Throughout the year, Steve can be seen demonstrating innovative products in America’s top TV markets as well as Food Network, HGTV and more. For more information go to http://gadgetnation.net/

 

 

Our next guest is Katie Hayes, RDN, ENC Director, Nutrition Communications, its time for a Resolution Revolution! Move beyond the traditional, short-term, and sometimes even unrealistic goals and start thinking about long-term nutrition goals, such as making more conscious food choices. Many Americans still believe that eggs should be avoided for their cholesterol content. However, large eggs are a nutritional powerhouse and one of the few natural food sources of Vitamin D, a nutrient of public health concern that is critical for building strong bones. Katie Hayes will highlight scientific evidence demonstrating how including nutrient-rich eggs fit into a variety of healthy eating patterns. why adding high-quality protein into daily meals can help keep you focused on life changes to improve your mind, body and soul!  For more information go to https://www.eggnutritioncenter.org/

 

 

Our third  guest is Edward Schaeffer, MD, Chief of Urology at Northwestern Medicine, Northwestern Medicine’s Urology program, ranked #1 in Illinois for the last 20 consecutive years, received a $10 million gift to fund the creation of a new multidisciplinary institute dedicated to urologic cancers. The Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Polsky Urologic Cancer Institute) will offer the most comprehensive approach to treating urologic cancers, including prostate, bladder, kidney and testicular cancers. The new Institute was made possible by a commitment of $10 million from philanthropist Michael Polsky, CEO of Invenergy and a longtime friend to Northwestern Medicine. Northwestern Medicine is dedicated to addressing some of the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and mental health and suicide prevention. Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men, and rates are on the rise. Prostate cancer can often be found before symptoms start by early screening and testing the amount of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in a man’s blood. This screening is important because in its early stages, prostate cancer often doesn’t cause any symptoms. For more information go to https://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/faculty-profiles/az/profile.html?xid=34261

 

 

Patrick Mullane, Executive Director of Harvard Business School, Online, Patrick will talk about how Online Courses are easy to take from your home, Can Accelerate Your Career, Improve Your Confidence and Open New Doors in the Work Place. Patrick will further discuss:

· The Harvard Business School approach to online education
· How the online program uses the resources, faculty, and reputation of Harvard Business School to provide the best in business education to learners around the world
· Ways in which taking a course online can impact your professional life
· Innovative digital learning tools that help bring business education to life

For more information go to:https://online.hbs.edu

 

 

Melissa Ridolfi, Vice President, Fidelity Investments. She will be giving the results of a new study which focused on What American’s Top 3 Financial Resolutions are for 2019
What are their regrets are that derailed their progress toward keeping their financial resolutions for 2018 and What are their top financial concerns for 2019. Melissa Ridolfi is Vice President of Retirement and College Leadership for Personal Investing (PI), a unit of Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments is a leading provider of investment management, retirement planning, portfolio guidance, brokerage, benefits outsourcing and other financial products and services to more than 20 million individuals, institutions and financial intermediaries.

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WCVX 1160 AM 1/12/2019

Melissa Ridolfi, Vice President, Fidelity Investments. She will be giving the results of a new study which focused on What American’s Top 3 Financial Resolutions are for 2019.  And what were their regrets that derailed their progress toward keeping their financial resolutions for 2018 and finally what are their top financial concerns for 2019.  Melissa Ridolfi, VP, Retirement and College Leadership – Fidelity Investments
Melissa Ridolfi is Vice President of Retirement and College Leadership for Personal Investing (PI), a unit of Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments is a leading provider of investment management, retirement planning, portfolio guidance, brokerage, benefits outsourcing and other financial products and services to more than 20 million individuals, institutions and financial intermediaries. For more information go to Fidelity Investments.com     

 

Our final guests today are Dr. Julie Philley, The University of Texas Health, and Philip Leitman, President, NTM Info and Research, Inc. (NTMir).  Dr. Philley and Philip Leitman will be educating us on NTM lung. To spotlight this serious and often overlooked condition, Dr. Julie Philley, The University of Texas Health, and Philip Leitman, President, NTM Info and Research, Inc. (NTMir), will share their experiences with, and perspectives on, NTM lung disease. Dr. Philley and Philip Leitman will be educating your viewers on NTM lung.Winter may trigger peak cold and flu season, but symptoms, such as coughing and fatigue, could be a sign of something else.

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Cindy L. Smith is the founder of Living Hope for Today, an organization that empowers women to grow in their faith and become victorious women in God through prayer, bible studies and retreats. She has been an advocate for women for over two years. Cindy’s passion to help homeless mothers achieve self-sufficiency and to know God led her to found Living Hope Traditional Homes in 2004. She served as the Executive Director for eleven years.

 

 

Cindy will be discussing her first Novel, Whispered Truth,  in the Truth, Trust, Treasure series. God inspired Cindy to write Whispered Truth, a novel based on true events. Through a difficult journey an ordinary woman finds a powerful God! Whispered Truth, tells the harrowing, yet miraculous, journey of stay-at-home mom Denise Boese who is raising her daughters, Jaime, 3, and Samantha, 18 months. For more information go to LivingHopefortoday.org

 

 

Our next guest is Andy Stuart is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Norwegian Cruise Line, he will discuss their newest ships and routes for 2018 and 2019.

Mr. Stuart was appointed to this position in March 2015.Celebrating 30 years with the company this year,, Stuart has been instrumental in building the Norwegian brand and strengthening relationships with travel partners. In this role, he is responsible for ensuring that Norwegian excels in every facet and that the company continues to produce industry leading financial results, while bringing new ideas and ways of doing business that improve guest satisfaction and team member involvement. Originally from the United Kingdom, Stuart has a bachelor’s of science degree from Bournemouth University. He has previously served as Chairman of the Cruise Lines International Association. He is an active participant on social media and can be found @nclandy on Twitter.

 

Our guest is Jeffrey Fernandez, Vice President, Western Segment for the Medicare Advantage plans at Humana he will discuss all the plans for our listeners.

Jeffrey Fernandez currently serves as Vice President, Western Segment for the Medicare Advantage plans at Humana, which includes responsibility for 16 Western states (WA, OR, CA, NV, ID, UT, AZ, CO, NM, KS, OK, TX, MO, AR, LA, MS). Previously, he served as the VP for the Central Division and started his career in the Medicare Advantage space as the Regional President of the Gulf States Region (Louisiana and Mississippi). Prior to his roles focusing on Medicare Advantage, Jeff was Vice President of Provider Operations for Humana’s Gulf States Region, which included responsibility for all provider contracting and relations. He started his career with Humana in 2005 as Director of Provider contracting in Louisiana. For more information, please visit: www.humana.com/Medicare and http://www.Medicare.gov.

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