How Local Market Knowledge Can Help Your Business – #FocusFriday on That Business Show – Featuring Juliann Nichols, Tracee Brock, Jason Ashton, and Tara Matheny

How Local Market Knowledge Can Help Your Business – #FocusFriday on That Business Show – Featuring Juliann Nichols, Tracee Brock, Jason Ashton, and Tara Matheny

Hello and Good Morning to all of our listeners and readers! Thank you for taking some time out of your day to learn more about the Tampa Bay Entrepreneurial Community by tuning in to That Business Show with Jamie and Kelly! On #ThatBusinessShow, we are proud to showcase our entrepreneurial community because we believe that the entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Tampa Bay. We love to bring on passionate business leaders or anyone with a vision to the show! If you are interested in a live interview on 1250WHNZ and streamed on the web at: – then please take a moment to check out:! On today’s show, Jamie Meloni and Kelly Wilson welcomed Juliann Nichols over for #FocusFriday! We also brought on Tracee Brock, Jason Ashton, and Tara Matheny to the discussion! If you missed out, don’t worry, you can head over to: now to listen to the show’s archive! Alternatively, you can head over to Jamie Meloni’s YouTube at: to tune in!

Coming first on the show today was Juliann Nichols, CEO of Focus On You Strategy to Co Host #FocusFriday here on That Business Show with Jamie and Kelly! At Focus On You Strategy, they provide coaching that empowers individuals and groups to unlock hidden potential, discover new ways of thinking, clarify goals and develop strategies to grow, earn and achieve more in their careers and businesses. Located in Tampa, Florida, Focus On You Strategy is not your run-of-the-mill, cookie-cutter business coaching service. Their team of tried-and-tested professionals and entrepreneurs draw from real-life experiences and expertise. They don’t follow a one-size-fits-all program – they start where you are and are a committed partner on your individual path to success. Juliann Nichols combines an open and welcoming personality, contagious sense of humor and astute head for business that has propelled her to be consistently approached as an expert in personal and business branding and being the CEO of you. Despite the title or job description, Juliann Nichols walks her talk by cultivating a personal brand that demonstrates who she is, no matter what she’s doing. Her guest on this #FocusFriday was Tracee Brock, Vice President of Commercial Lending at Sunshine Bank! With over 24 years’ experience in the banking industry, Tracee has held a variety of positions ranging from branch manager of consumer banking, business relationship manager, as well as cash management consultant working with not-for-profit organizations and local municipalities. She was recently appointed as Vice-President/Commercial Lending with Sunshine Bank. Prior to joining Sunshine Bank, Tracee served as vice president, relationship manager at Chase Bank, where she managed a large portfolio of business clients. Tracee has strong local market knowledge and her commitment to building long-term, successful relationships with her clients is unparalleled. If you’re interested in learning more, head over to:!

On the 8AM hour after #FocusFriday – Jamie and Kelly invited Tara Matheny and Jason Ashton! Tara Matheny is the Director of Business Development for 23 Restaurant Services, including Ford’s Garage! Founded in 2012, Ford’s Garage is operated and managed by 23 Restaurant Services with locations already in Ft. Myers, Estero, Brandon and Cape Coral. The Ford’s Garage brand is officially licensed by the Ford Motor Company and will also be opening a location in Dearborn, MI, the home of Ford Motor Company. Ford Motor Company has over 400 licensees, but Ford’s Garage is the only restaurant. If you wanted to learn more, head over to:!

Our last guest on #ThatBusinessShow was Jason Ashton, President of CallPass M2M Solutions. CallPass M2M Solutions is an Asset Tracking company specializing in tracking Non Powered and Intermittently Powered Assets ranging from Trailers, Containers, Heavy Machinery, Rental Equipment and more. CallPass Tech LLC is an industry leader and provider of GPS Tracking Devices providing LBS services to a variety of industries including Sub-Prime Auto Finance, Franchise Car Dealerships and International Distribution Channels. CallPass Tech has developed and successfully branded iGotcha GPS providing superior devices, applications and services for the marketplace. For more information, head over to:!

Thank you for tuning in to the show, every weekday at 7AM to 9AM on the #Entrepreneur’s Channel: 1250WHNZ AM! Remember that we also have our weekly specials available for you to check out to highlight different business communities here in the bay area, including #WorkingWomenWednesday, #TBBOTuesday, #AmbassadorMonday, #TechThursday, and #FocusFriday! And no worries if you don’t have a working radio, you can always catch the live streams of the show at:!

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