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THE JUSTIN RYAN BIZZARRO SHOW

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Shark Tank + The Johnny Carson Show = The Justin Ryan Bizzarro Show. . . Sex in the City + Entourage + Californication + The Mary Tyler Moore Show = The Justin Ryan Bizzarro Show. . . Need We Say More?
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Co-hosted by couple Lucas and Marissa Farrell, the founders of the popular Instagram account STL Bucket List. Lucas and Marissa discuss all things St. Louis with some of the city's most influential people. This weekly show highlights guest speakers with a passion for serving the community through talents, businesses, entrepreneurship, and influence. Tune in every Wednesday for real conversations with compelling minds in and around St. Louis.
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We’re joined by sisters Angie Geis and Christine Newbold, the duo behind Noboleis Vineyards. In March of 2005, their parents Bob & Lou Ann purchased 84 acres in Augusta, MO which has transformed into the winery you see today. The business has grown as they’ve expanded the tasting room in Augusta, launched wholesale products, and continue to add to …
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It's hard to believe that Tyler Cahoon has been racing for 27 years, but it's true. After a strong start and a championship in Thunder Road's four-cylinder Street Stocks, he began winning in the Late Models at White Mountain Motorsports Park immediately. All these years later, he's still winning, and (just like his dad, Stacy) he remains one of the…
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We’re joined by Jordan & Christine of Discover Downstate Illinois to discuss our new 2024 partnership. Discover Downstate Illinois covers more ground than any other Convention and Tourism Bureau in the state of Illinois. They represent 21 counties stretching the Mississippi River east of St. Louis to the Wabash River west of Vincennes, IN. They are…
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We’re joined by Sisi Surgant, the fearless leader behind Shop Siham. Sisi is a burn survivor, mentor, author, entrepreneur, mother, wife, and advocate. Raised in Germany to an immigrant parents of Moroccan and Tunisian descent, Sisi journey is filled with triumph and adversity. Sisi suffered a near traumatic burn accident as a toddler and faced man…
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Gabe Brown had the good fortune of growing up next door to Northeastern racing icon Dale Shaw. He quite literally grew up in the chassis shop, learning how to work on racecars, how to drive racecars, and - just like Dale - how to get people's attention. Although he's only 21, he has already accomplished more than most racers two or three times his …
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We’re joined by Tony Frisella Jr., a dynamic entrepreneur and integral part of a family business that has been a cornerstone of the St. Louis community for over 60 years. Join us as we delve into Tony's illustrious career, explore the legacy of the Frisella Nursery, and uncover invaluable entrepreneurial tips. Whether you're a budding business owne…
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It's a heater of an episode as the guys sit down with Pat Corbett to hear about his brush with the Hell's Angels, the devastating wreck at Sanair, his Memorial Day win, what lead to his Thunder Road banishment, his championship redemption at White Mountain and why at 65 years old he's ready to make a comeback... All that and more on this episode of…
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We’re joined by Executive Director Meera Nagarajan and Digital Creative Director Michelle Volansky of Sauce Magazine. Sauce has told St. Louis food stories since 1999 and it was an honor to host 2 longtime team members of the beloved local publication. Sauce Magazine, now in its 24th year delivering the most relevant insights and stories on dining …
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In the latest episode of "The JUSTIN RYAN BIZZARRO Show, guest AJ Krist gives an intimate account of his journey into leadership of the family-owned Krist Insurance, providing valuable insights for business owners considering a merger or acquisition. The episode covers AJ's unexpected wave into leadership at a young age, the strategic process of th…
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In this episode, we sit down with Ham Hamrah, a successful entrepreneur in the cannabis industry. Ham shares his inspiring journey of taking a personal risk that paid off big. From moving to the US at a young age to navigating through the mortgage industry, Ham eventually found his niche in the cannabis industry in Missouri. We discuss Ham's upbrin…
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Welcome to another insightful episode of "The JUSTIN RYAN BIZZARRO Show", where our host, Justin Bizzarro, engrosses in intriguing conversations with Alex Velez from Identity Labs. With Alex being a trailblazer in social media and brand development, this episode gives a candid glimpse into his unconventional journey as a young entrepreneur. Startin…
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Dr. Justin Firth joins us on the podcast today. Justin is one of the owners of Bankhead & Firth Orthodontics, a locally owned and operated Orthodontist in St. Louis. Bankhead & Firth has served St. Louis families for the past 50 years and now have 5 locations in the metro. In this episode we talked about Justin’s upbringing, career, and what the fu…
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Welcome to an enlightening episode of the Justin Ryan Bizarro Show featuring Justin Merod, a dynamic entrepreneur who embarked on a unique journey. This episode provides valuable insights for anyone interested in entrepreneurship, startups, and business growth. Justin Marat guides us through his exciting entrepreneurial journey, starting from an or…
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IG: @a1exve1ez Marketing & Advertising Entrepreneur [MAE]: Alex Velez Hosted By: Justin Ryan Bizzarro (IG: @justinbizzarro) Who is Justin Ryan Bizzarro? – Justin Bizzarro is a serial food, restaurant, technology, media and marketing entrepreneur, who helped build a 24-year-old group of food and restaurant related businesses, he created with his fat…
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Marcus is a legend in the fitness community here in St. Louis. In this episode, we talk with Marcus about his journey, upbringing, what it takes to compete, and more. Marcus Seidel is a Contest Prep coach and Personal Trainer from St. Louis, Missouri. He has studied nutrition and training for nearly two decades and has always had a fascination with…
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Caiti is a friend, mother, wife, and successful business owner of the Jasper Paul PR & Marketing firm. During this episode Caiti discusses the dream team in her personal life and work life. She shows appreciation for her family and gives gratification to her JP team. The firm, which recently celebrated seven years in business, dedicates time to bui…
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In light of his unprecedented success in commercial real estate, Michael Staenberg considers philanthropy his greatest achievement in life. His commitment to creating quality communities and “paying it forward” is second to none. His core business strategy is making a difference in the community. Michael is the driving force behind St. Louis’ newes…
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We’re joined by former St. Louis Cardinal and 2011 World Series Champion, Jon Jay. Baseball is everything in St. Louis and it was interesting to learn about Jon’s upbringing, professional career, and what he’s up to after baseball. Philanthropy is a huge part of Jay’s mission, once he retired he launched The Jay Family Foundation. The foundation fo…
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Firaol Ahmed is a student athlete at SLU that launched Moii Coffee in his dorm room at 20 years old. Born in Ethiopia, Firaol came to the United States at 14 years old with his family. Moii which means ‘CONQUER’ started with a big dream in a small college apartment. Coffee was always in his family dating back generations when his Great Grandfather …
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Doug Auer, co-owner of Third Degree Glass Factory, MADE, and the Delmar Makers District. Over 20 years ago, Doug founded Third Degree on a strip of Delmar between Union and Kingshighway which is now known as The Delmar Makers District. The DMD has quickly become one of St. Louis’ hottest neighborhoods with 8 new restaurants opening in 2024 includin…
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Shalie Dahl Moore was born in Southeast Alaska, her family harvested wild salmon, halibut, and shrimp. Growing up, Shalie spent most of her free time outside of school on her families fishing boat. Wheelhouse Fish Co. is inspired by her upbringing and the unique lifestyle of Alaskan fishermen and families. After ending up in the Midwest through col…
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If you are from St. Louis, there’s a strong chance you’ve been to the famous Gioia’s Deli. Originally founded on The Hill back in 1918, Gioia’s has stood the test of time as a legit community staple. In 1980, the Gioia’s family sold the business to the Donley’s. In 2016, Alex Donley took over the brand from his mother with his wife and quickly bega…
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We’re joined by Nurse Mel, Caitlyn, and Darrien for a fun filled episode from the team at SSM Health. These three nurses are “influencers” with a goal to recruit, educate, and of course make you laugh. Luke Farrell sits down with the group to talk all things nursing, SSM Health, and more. Follow on IG: @ssmhealthcareers @nurse.dare @nursemel226_ @n…
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This episode is THE big one! Thank you to our listeners for following along with us for 100 episodes, guests, and special stories from the people of St. Louis. Not only is this a milestone podcast episode, but also a milestone life moment for hosts Lucas and Marissa Farrell, who have finally welcomed the birth of their first born, baby Mila! Episod…
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On this episode of The STL Bucket List Show, Luke & Marissa chat with Jake from Fête Booth Fête Booth is St. Louis’ premier Photo Booth and Multimedia experience. Each weekend you will catch Fête Booth at countless events around St. Louis ranging from corporate gatherings, weddings, mitzvahs, wedding showers, and more. Jake absolutely loves the eve…
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In this episode of The STL Bucket List, we chat with Cory Jobe, the President & CEO of Great Rivers and Routes. Explore the unique intersection of two iconic American roadways and the confluence of three mighty rivers in the Southwest Illinois region. Learn about the Great Rivers and Routes Tourism Bureau, representing counties like Madison, Macoup…
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In this episode of the STL Bucket List Show, host Luke Farrell sits down with Patrick Huck, the co-founder of Advanced Training & Rehab. As a local and family-owned business, Advanced Training & Rehab has become a staple in the St. Louis community with over 20 locations. Patrick shares the essence of why people choose Advanced Training and Rehab fo…
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Welcome to the STL Bucket List Show! In this episode, hosts Luke & Marissa Farrell, joined by Sam Moore, Director of Public History at the Missouri Historical Society (MHS), explore the dynamic history of St. Louis. Discover MHS's founding mission in 1866, with over half a million annual visitors to the Missouri History Museum and a vast artifact c…
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In this episode, Ann and Chris, not twins but the next best thing, share their journey. Having successfully managed their first shop 13 years ago, the sisters took a break to ideate their next venture. Fueled by chardonnay and cheese boards, Project 2 emerged. At their "GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS" in St. Louis, MO, they invite you to explore their curated…
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Welcome to another episode of STL Bucket List Show! Today, we're joined by Jan Marson and Darren Jackson, the driving forces behind Food City. This initiative is on a mission to revolutionize the St. Louis Metro Area's food scene, emphasizing inclusivity, sustainability, and social responsibility. Jan and Darren walk us through Food City's approach…
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Forest Park holds a special place in the heart of St. Louis residents, especially us. It’s the place we got engaged, enjoy day dates on art hill, ice skate at Steinberg, and so much more. We had the honor to host Roman Fox, the Horticulture Superintendent to celebrate A Day 4 Forest Park. This day will focus on our region’s greatest civic treasure …
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The Uncommon Deeds Podcast was created as an homage to Kenley Dean Squier, who taught us, Tom Corbett and Justin St. Louis, how to work effectively in sports media and give audiences a reason to care. When we lost Ken in November, the only thing for us to do was once again shine a light on him.Join us as we recount memories of the voice of American…
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IG: @alphaslice Marketing & Advertising Entrepreneur [MAE]: Mohamad Younes Hosted By: Justin Ryan Bizzarro (IG: @justinbizzarro) Who is Justin Ryan Bizzarro? – Justin Bizzarro is a serial food, restaurant, technology, media and marketing entrepreneur, who helped build a 24-year-old group of food and restaurant related businesses, he created with hi…
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Biltong Billy, a thriving small business based in St. Louis, MO, is the brainchild of husband and wife, Giovanni and Olivia Falco. Originating from South Africa, Giovanni's nostalgia for authentic biltong led him to handcraft a drying machine, sparking curiosity among friends and family. The irresistibly delicious snack quickly gained popularity, t…
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IG: @ivantemelkov IG: @razorsharpdigital Marketing & Advertising Entrepreneur [MAE]: Ivan Temelkov Hosted By: Justin Ryan Bizzarro (IG: @justinbizzarro) Who is Justin Ryan Bizzarro? – Justin Bizzarro is a serial food, restaurant, technology, media and marketing entrepreneur, who helped build a 24-year-old group of food and restaurant related busine…
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St. Louis radio legend joins us in the studio. Tim McKernan has been a radio personality in St. Louis for over 20 years. Starting his journey in TV, and quickly falling in love with radio. Tim is the host/owner of The Morning After which has been a successful local show in St. Louis for almost 2 decades. In this episode we talk about life, entrepre…
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IG: @gregoryabirch Fitness & Health Entrepreneur [FHE]: Gregory Birch Hosted By: Justin Ryan Bizzarro (IG: @justinbizzarro) Who is Justin Ryan Bizzarro? – Justin Bizzarro is a serial food, restaurant, technology, media and marketing entrepreneur, who helped build a 24-year-old group of food and restaurant related businesses, he created with his fat…
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Brittany is the definition of a St. Louis entrepreneur. After quitting her job in 2021, she set out to solve the difficult process of booking group experiences. Disco! partners with premium local businesses to grant access to top group experiences for both corporate and individual planners. Disco! gives personal recommendations and allows you to bo…
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Get ready to embark on a delectable adventure with Bold Spoon Creamery, a certified Minority and Women Business Enterprise. Picture this: Rachel's backyard ice cream experiments in 2017 turned into a tasty dream come true. Supported by her fantastic friends, known as "The Spoons," and college students who couldn't resist her creations, Bold Spoon C…
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Lauren, co-founder of Old Bakery Beer in Alton, IL joins us on The STL Bucket List Show. The Old Bakery Beer Company is a certified organic craft brewery with a full line-up of beers and delicious seasonal bites. Community plays a big part in what Lauren and her team are building. Listen to the full episode to dive deep on how the business was brew…
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Emily Frisella is a mission-driven entrepreneur who has been building businesses since the age of 20. She has spent her career cultivating effective teams and inspiring leadership in multiple ways, including founding the wildly popular Women in Business Workshop. Frisella is the best selling author of two cookbooks, as well as her most recent busin…
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Today's episode features a full table of guests from the Normal Brand. Hosts Lucas and Marissa share a mic to give one up for the family that works together. Brothers Jimmy, Conrad, and Lan Sansone are entrepreneurs who started the popular clothing brand for women and men. With now nine shops open since the start of their business in 2015, the trio…
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GroveFest is one of the largest block parties in all of STL. We hosted Abdul-Kaba Abdullah, executive director of Park Central Development, who put on GroveFest every October. For the past 17 years, GroveFest has brought thousands of St. Louis residents to the Grove to celebrate our community. This annual street festival, which takes place on the f…
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Tim Parker, MLS Allstar, teammate, friend, husband, recent father, and the STL Bucket List show’s first major athletic guest appearance. Episode 82 scores major talking points with STL City’s center-back. We got to kick it with Tim and his growing family on today’s episode learning about one of the leagues major leaders. Parker is as genuine and au…
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IG: @ivantemelkov IG: @razorsharpdigital Marketing & Advertising Entrepreneur [MAE]: Ivan Temelkov Hosted By: Justin Ryan Bizzarro (IG: @justinbizzarro) Who is Justin Ryan Bizzarro? – Justin Bizzarro is a serial food, restaurant, technology, media and marketing entrepreneur, who helped build a 24-year-old group of food and restaurant related busine…
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If you’ve been to the STL Bucket List HQ recently, you’ve seen the incredible work of JOVITE on our wall. Jovite Labonte is one of St. Louis’ most talented artists and his work is just starting to pop up all over the city. Jovite expresses himself through his work and we’re honored to have him bless our workspace with this statement piece. Tune int…
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