Success in the 603
Jeff Foy of Foy Insurance

Jeff Foy of Foy Insurance

May 16, 2019

Tune in to hear from a "603er" with roots that go way back!  Jeff Foy, of Foy Insurance shares his story of success with us...and with you too!

Salem, NH’s Town Manager Chris Dillon

Salem, NH’s Town Manager Chris Dillon

May 9, 2019

Success in the 603 welcomed Salem, NH's town manager Chris Dillon.  Chris has a great story of success!  From taking a break from college to his current gig.  Chris is a talented guy, who learned some lessons along the way.  Have a listen and maybe what he shares can help you!  

Manchester’s John Clayton

Manchester’s John Clayton

May 2, 2019

Success in the 603 is all about stories. This week we welcomed one of NH's best storytellers, John Clayton of Manchester NH.  With almost 30 years as a columnist at the Union Leader, seven published books, and a stint on TV, John is an expert in his craft.  Listen in and hear about his journey and the critical influences along the way.  Enjoy!

Episode 22 - Chatting with Travis Terry CPA and Small Business Owner
A Conversation with Jamie Santo
Val Zanchuk from Graphicast

Val Zanchuk from Graphicast

April 9, 2019

Today's guest is Val Zanchuk from Graphicast in Jaffrey, NH. Val is a successful NH business owner and also the Treasurer of the Nh Philharmonic...and he plays trumpet too! Tune in to hear his story.

David Garofalo from Two Guys Smoke Shop

David Garofalo from Two Guys Smoke Shop

March 28, 2019

Craig Dufton and Donna Morris welcome David Garofalo. David is the owner of Two Guys Smoke Shop and The Studio 21 Podcast Café.

Greater Salem New Hampshire Chamber of Commerce presents Success in the 603. A podcast focusing on Granite Staters who have had success in the public or private sector. We will hear stories of how these people came to be where they are and what you can do to get there too! Sit back and enjoy. You are in Wicked Awesome Company!

We cover a variety of topics including:

  • Dave has been in the cigar business for 34 years
  • He also owns the Studio 21 podcast café
  • Dave grew up in Everett, MA but has been in New Hampshire for 10 years
  • He has always been self employed owning a diner, a DJ business and eventually a cigar shop
  • Why did Dave decide that New Hampshire was a better place to locate his businesses?
  • He talks about the first store he opened in Salem, NH
  • How did Dave get into the podcasting business?
  • Dave explains the power of podcasting for marketing a business

Success in the 603 is a member of the United Podcast Network and is recorded live in front of a studio audience at the Studio 21 Podcast Café upstairs at Two Guys Smoke Shop in Salem, NH.

William “Bill” Sherry Talks Success in the 603

William “Bill” Sherry Talks Success in the 603

March 14, 2019

Craig Dufton and Donna Morris welcome William Sherry. Bill is COO of Granite United Way and former Chair of the American Cancer Society.

Greater Salem New Hampshire Chamber of Commerce presents Success in the 603. A podcast focusing on Granite Staters who have had success in the public or private sector. We will hear stories of how these people came to be where they are and what you can do to get there too! Sit back and enjoy. You are in Wicked Awesome Company!

We cover a variety of topics including:

  • Bill has been working since he was 10 years old
  • After graduating from college, Bill worked for National Grid for 32 years
  • He was a charter member of the Greater Salem Rotary Club where he is a Paul Harris Fellow
  • Bill was a board member at The Salem Chamber of Commerce in the late 90s and early 2000s
  • Bill is a veteran of the Air Force
  • Graduate of Brandeis University and an MBA from Bentley
  • Recipient of the William A. Brown Business Person of the Year in 2009
  • Jefferson Champions Award for Public Service in 2012
  • Bill discusses the mentors who helped shape and influence his career

Success in the 603 is a member of the United Podcast Network and is recorded live in front of a studio audience at the Studio 21 Podcast Café upstairs at Two Guys Smoke Shop in Salem, NH.

Success at Pica’s Pub & Grill

Success at Pica’s Pub & Grill

March 7, 2019

Craig Dufton and Donna Morris welcome Wayne and Shane Bernard from the Pica’s Pub & Grill Wayne and Shane have restored the legendary restaurant and are here to share their story with us on how they came to own this successful restaurant on the border of the 603. Pica’s is location at 10 Ayers Village Rd Methuen, Ma also known as Route 97.

Greater Salem New Hampshire Chamber of Commerce presents Success in the 603. A podcast focusing on Granite Staters who have had success in the public or private sector. We will hear stories of how these people came to be where they are and what you can do to get there too! Sit back and enjoy. You are in Wicked Awesome Company!

We cover a variety of topics including:

  • Pica’s Pub and Grill is a 9 iron away from the 603
  • Rich family history starting with Shane’s Great Grand Father in the 30’s
  • Became a video rental store for a while
  • Transitioned to a coffee and lottery spot
  • Fire consumed the original location in 2016
  • Rebuilt and revamped everything from the ground up
  • During the rebuild they ran the business out of a trailer and their customers kept coming back
  • picaspub.com
  • Recipes based on home cooking

 

Success in the 603 is a member of the United Podcast Network and is recorded live in front of a studio audience at the Studio 21 Podcast Café upstairs at Two Guys Smoke Shop in Salem, NH.

Mike Morin Visits Success in the 603

Mike Morin Visits Success in the 603

February 21, 2019

Craig Dufton and Donna Morris welcome Mike Morin. Mike spent 43 years as a radio and TV personality. Mike talks about his new book Lunch with Tommy and Stasia – TV’s Golden Age of Candlepin Bowling.

Greater Salem New Hampshire Chamber of Commerce presents Success in the 603. A podcast focusing on Granite Staters who have had success in the public or private sector. We will hear stories of how these people came to be where they are and what you can do to get there too! Sit back and enjoy. You are in Wicked Awesome Company!

We cover a variety of topics including:

  • Mike is devoting his retirement to writing
  • He just released his new book today - book Lunch with Tommy and Stasia – TV’s Golden Age of Candlepin Bowling
  • Mike shares his experience in radio and how the business changed over the years
  • Mike shares a story that he reported when the tall ships were in town
  • Because of liability issues and the current climate in radio, Mike wouldn’t be able to do the same types of things today
  • Mike shares how he ended up in the 603 – there were lots of stops along the way
  • He was heavily influenced by Detroit DJs
  • Mike was the DJ at Donna’s wedding
  • Mike went to WZID in 1994
  • Mike’s future books will be nostalgia based
  • His books are available at mikemorinmedia.com and on Amazon

Success in the 603 is a member of the United Podcast Network and is recorded live in front of a studio audience at the Studio 21 Podcast Café upstairs at Two Guys Smoke Shop in Salem, NH.