December 14, 2017
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Richard and Joe welcomed Jay Paris celebrated sports journalist to discuss his new book “Game of My Life Rams: Memorable Stories of Rams Football”. As a staff writer for the San Diego Tribune and North County Times from 1992 to 2013, Jay covered the San Diego Chargers as his regular beat. He is a three-time recipient of awards from the Pro Football Writers Association of America. He continues to write for many publications including The Sports exchange and is a freelance correspondent for the Associated Press. He is also a contributor to KPBS.
Following his success with “Game of My Life Chargers” which chronicled the greatest moments in Chargers’ history as told by the players who lived them, Jay’s new book, “Game of My Life Rams: Memorable Stories of Rams Football”, offers accounts of the memorable moments In Rams history through the words of the players who experienced them firsthand.
In 1946, the Cleveland Rams, having just won the NFL championship, moved to sunny Los Angeles. The LA Rams experienced immediate success, making four NFL Championship Game appearances in six years–one of which they won. From Los Angeles, the team moved to St. Louis in 1995, only to return to Los Angeles again in 2016. Regardless of the city or the stadium that they’ve called home, the Rams have compiled a myriad of memorable moments and at times have drawn record crowds.
Jay attended high school and Orange High School in Orange California and college at Cal State Long Beach. He currently resides in Cardiff California.
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October 2, 2015Richard and Joe welcomed back Lane Elliott, the Senior Vice President of sponsor, California Republic Bank. SNL Financial named it the nation’s 3rd best performing community bank in 2012. Their philosophy is to earn the business of one good client at a time. They have grown from zero to $1 billion plus in total assets ... Read more
September 26, 2015Neal Stehly Richard and Joe interview sponsor, Neal Stehly of Marrs Maddocks & Associates (a Division of HUB International). Mr. Stehly is an executive Vice President in the Benefits Division of Hub. He is a native of San Diego who attended the University of San Diego, earning a degree in political science. He has been in ... Read more
September 19, 2015Interview with a Starflacker Richard and interviewed legendary starflacker, publicist and press agent to the stars, Dick Guttman about his new book “Starflacker: Inside the Golden age of Hollywood.” Mr. Guttman relates how he got started as a publicist and how Hollywood and stars have changed over years. Mr. Guttman worked at Rogers & Cowan, a ... Read more
September 12, 2015Richard and Joe welcomed guests Ben Goldsmith and Emily Evans, both of whom are orchestrating the first ever Carlsbad Classic – 2015 WTA tennis tournament. Tickets are now on sale. The full list of players will be announced 6 weeks prior to the event. Ben Goldsmith is the Director of the Carlsbad Classic Tennis Tournament being ... Read more
September 5, 2015Listen to Podcast of the Show If you know the Famous San Diego Chicken (and who doesn’t), you know he never speaks when he is performing for an audience, but he did speak in front of our KFMB microphone this week. In this podcast, The Famous San Diego Chicken tells some of his most memorable stories ... Read more
August 28, 2015What are we doing with the kids this weekend? Richard and Joe’s guest was Steven Snyder, Ph.D., CEO of the Rueben H. Fleet Science Center. Dr. Synder joins the Science Center family from Philadelphia, where he was the Vice President of Exhibit and Program Development at the Franklin Institute. Prior to that, he was Director of ... Read more
August 19, 2015Birth of a Brand This week, Richard and Joe talked to Brian Smith, founder of UGG boots (ever wonder where the name UGG came from?) about bringing sheepskin boots to the US and being and entrepreneur. Brian discuss his book “Birth of a Brand: Launching Your Entrepreneurial Passion and Soul” and his keynote speech at a ... Read more
August 12, 2015Are you ready for some FOOTBALL?!! If you are a Charger fan or just wonder what is going on with the potential new stadium deal this is the podcast for you. Richard and Joe interview Jim Steeg, former Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the San Diego Chargers (from 2004 to 2010) where he ... Read more
August 10, 2015Sponsor Brenda Geiger of Geiger Law Offices, and David Frees of UNRUH, TURNER, BURKE & FREES joined Rich and Joe for a discussion about preserving wealth across generations. Both guests are attorneys specializing in estate planning. To that end they have collaborated on the book Protect Your Children’s Inheritance: From Future Divorcing Spouses, Unjust Lawsuits, ... Read more