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Get Down to Business and Salute Entrepreneurship with Downtown Arlington Podcast

Let's get Down to Business, Downtown Arlington's podcast celebrating the ingenuity, tenacity, pride and entrepreneurial energy that powers all kinds of commercial enterprises in Downtown Arlington! From fledgling start-ups to long-time local favorites and everything in between, Down to Business takes you inside our vibrant and diverse business culture. 

Down to Business is a regular, bi-weekly podcast with new episodes released at 2:00 p.m. every other Wednesday. Maggie Campbell, President and CEO of Downtown Arlington, hosts the series.

The series launched in late 2020 on Small Business Saturday with Wally Hardin, proprietor of The Man’s Shop at 100 S. West Street. Since the 1970s, The Man’s Shop has built a world-wide reputation for delivering luxury brands and consummate customer service to generations of clients.  

Next, Down to Business visited with Vikash Bhula and Mitesh Natha of Lone Star Axe Throwing:

In mid-December, Maggie sat down with Heidi Allison of Sugar Bee Sweets Bakery and The Hive:

On Dec. 30, we wrapped up the year with Randy Ford of J. Gilligan's Bar & Grill.

We resumed our Down to Business podcast in 2021 in January with Tony Rutigliano of Three Monkeys Co./Urban Alchemy:

Jerry Shirer, owner of Rita's Italian Ice and Frozen Custard, shares his entrepreneurial story:

Next up: Mark Joeckel of Create Arlington:

In late February 2021, Maggie met up with Chris McMurrough, co-founder of Cloud9 Perception:

Down to Business joins real estate entrepreneur Georgie Zang as she helps her daughter plan her wedding in Downtown Arlington:


Where to Watch 

All episodes of Down to Business are available on Downtown Arlington Texas Facebook Live and YouTube channels. Listeners can also tune in to the audio-only podcast format via Spotify and iTunes. 

Image from Cloud9 Perception Facebook page.

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