• Fritzi Gros-Daillon, Founder and CEO of Household Guardians and Expert on Aging

    December 21, 2016

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    Household GuardiansThis week Richard and Joe welcomed Fritzi Gros-Daillon, a highly successful entrepreneur in senior move management, environmental consulting and most recently, the aging-in-place field. Her work entails providing help and insights for the real-life challenges facing Adult Children and their Parents. Her passion for keeping family members safe in their own home environment for as long as reasonably possible has frown from watching families struggle with choices and decisions about the issues of staying home or downsizing. The goal is to maximize longevity and independence in the home environment of choice while minimizing stress and worry.

    Fritzi Gros-Daillon worked as a senior move manager in New York for ten years and helped over 1,000 families work through the later in life transitions that included downsizing, moving and re-settling. These experiences are the basis for her national award-winning book, “Grace and Grit: Insights to Real Life Challenges of Aging for Adult Children and their Parents” published in 2014.

    Fritzi founded Household Guardians in southern California to provide home accessibility and modification consulting. She is a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS) and certification instructor for the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB). She certifies remodelers, designers, DME suppliers, occupational and physical therapists and other professionals in the three-day course. Fritzi has recently become Chief Advocacy Officer for Age Safe America, an organization whose mission is to help home safety advisors build responsible service businesses to help the aging population with fall risk reduction.

    Fritzi spoke at Aging in America 2016 in Washington DC in March. She speaks nationally, regionally and locally on aging in place topics. She is on the Board of San Diego County Council on Aging and Foundation for Senior Well-Being. She is a member of the National Aging in Place Council, American Society on Aging and several local San Diego caregiver and senior professional organizations.

    She received her Master’s in Business from Columbia University, is a Certified Senior Advisor, and Certified Aging-at-Home Specialist.

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  • San Diego Philanthropist Malin Burnham Discusses Business and the America’s Cup

    June 6, 2013
    Listen to Podcast of the Show This interview features San Diego philantrhopist Malin Burnham, Vice Chairman of Cushman & Wakefield. Mr. Burnham is a graduate of Stanford University, and he is a benefactor of local colleges such as UCSD, SDSU, and USD. Beyond his financial interest in higher education, Mr. Burnham believes that more focus needs ... Read more
  • Fundraising with James Kidrick of the Air and Space Museum

    May 31, 2013
    The guest was James Kidrick, the President of the San Diego Air & Space Museum in Balboa Park. Mr. Kidrick has held this position since 2006. He was hired to take over the role because the museum had gone into the red by nearly half a million dollars the previous year. Mr. Kidrick has ... Read more
  • Thomas McLoughlin of UBS Discusses Government Debt and Bonds

    May 22, 2013
    Thomas McLoughlin is Head of Municipal Research at UBS which is leading research and strategy efforts within the municipal bond market. He currently serves as a member of the Wealth Management Research Management Committee. Prior to joining UBS Wealth Management, Tom spent more than 25 years in the public finance field, the most recent stint ... Read more
  • Serving Through Leadership with Art Barter

    May 16, 2013
    The guest was Art Barter, CEO of Datron World Communications, Inc. and the founder and CEO of the Servant Leadership Institute. In 2004 Mr. Barter purchased Datron World Communications, Inc., and served as the Vice President of Finance, and was able to implement a servant leadership style of management. The guiding principle behind servant leadership is ... Read more
  • Mother’s Day Massacre in Ramona: 40 Years Later

    May 15, 2013
    Match-up set the stage for infamous Billie Jean King-Bobby Riggs “Battle of the Sexes” By Richard Muscio featured in East County Magazine I just returned from the Ramona suburb of San Vicente on Mother’s Day 2013, where I spent the weekend to see what festivities or activities might be going on to commemorate the 40th anniversary of one ... Read more
  • Lengendary Tennis Matches:’Mother’s Day Massacre’ and ‘Battle of the Sexes’, interview with Bobby Riggs’ Practice Partner, Lornie Kuhle

    May 6, 2013
    This Sunday we will delve into tennis history with Lornie Kuhle, the owner and curator of the Bobby Riggs Tennis Club & Museum. Sunday was Mother’s Day, but many may not have been aware that this holiday was the 40th anniversary of the pioneering match between Bobby Riggs and Margaret Court. This match is known ... Read more
  • Relations Between the Banking Industry and Washington with John Savercool

    May 1, 2013
    The featured guest was John Savercool of UBS. Mr. Savercool has had a distinguished career working in many areas on Capitol Hill. He is now the Senior Lobbyist and Managing Director of Political Relationships in Washington for UBS. As their first Senior Lobbyist, he has focused on such topics as financial services regulatory reform, mutual ... Read more
  • Building a Lasting Legacy with Rich Gaines and Ken Druck

    April 24, 2013
    Sponsor Rich Gaines returned to the show this Sunday. Mr. Gaines is a Tax Attorney with Family Legacy Legal, and he talked about an upcoming event that he is hosting on May 4th. Entitled “Creating an Inspired Legacy,” this workshop will cover the legal, emotional and psychological aspects of legacy building. Attendees will walk away ... Read more
  • Star Power with Fred Saxon

    April 17, 2013
    Fred Saxon has been interviewing the biggest stars in the movie and television industry for well over 25 years. Mr. Saxon has interviewed more than 800 celebrities! Videos of some of those 800 interviews can be found on his website, FredSaxon.com. Mr. Saxon has won Emmys for his work on XETV, FOX6, and KUSI-TV and ... Read more
  • The Energy of Success with Erik Swanson

    April 10, 2013
    Erik Swanson was the guest on the show. Mr Swanson has been coaching and training professionals to have a successful mindset for 15 years. Mr. Swanson has been a Senior Coach and Trainer for Universal Seminars, where he has conducted seminars at private venues across the United States. He is also a co-founder and the ... Read more