The New Normal Radio Hour

Alternating Wednesdays at 7PM
  • Hosted by Mary Anne Petrillo

Mary Anne Patrillo of West Business Development Center hosted a series of programs about how the coronavirus pandemic has created a *new normal* that is impacting our local economy, and the changes needed for our rural businesses to survive. 

The New Normal Radio Hour Episode 5: Worker Owned Businesses

Jul 21, 2020

July 15, 2020--The New Normal Radio Hour is a special six-part series produced and hosted by Mary Anne Petrillo, CEO of West Business Development Center. Episode 5 features a conversation on developing a community-owned business venture. As busines models rapidly change now is the time to take a deeper look at  employee owned ventures and their attributes for personal wealth and enhancing our regional economy.  Hear  Dr. Keith Taylor, Specialist in Community Economic Development (CED) at UC Davis and District 3 Supervisor John Haschak.

July 1, 2020--On episode 4 of the New Normal Radio Hour: how your business can get the media attention it deserves in an environment dominated by COVID-19 and world events. Host Mary Anne Petrillo of West Business Development Center talked with Erin Simpson, founder and principal of Brick Lane Public Relations. Erin is a new transplant to the Mendocino community and brings a wealth of experience in the complex world of PR. She was joined by Katie Dreaper, Senior Digital Marketing Manager for a major national retail chain, who has years of experience in the digital marketing and analytics.

The New Normal Radio Hour Episode 3: Cannabis

Jun 18, 2020

June 17, 2020--As the coronavirus pandemic puts stress on every sector of business Cannabis companies are entering a new normal, fundamentally altering the industry in possibly permanent ways. This week on The New Normal Radio hour our topic is the economics of Cannabis and what it means to our Mendocino County in a post COVID world. Guests tonight include Genine Coleman the Founder and Executive Director of Origins Council, and Co-Founder of the Mendocino Appellations Project.

The New Normal Radio Hour Episode 2: June 3

Jun 8, 2020

The New Normal Radio Hour, a new Series about how our local rural economy can survive the global pandemic, Alternating Wednesday at 7pm on KZYX and Z

Hosted by Mary Anne Petrillo of West Business Development Center

The New Normal Radio Hour Episode 1: May 20

May 20, 2020

The New Normal Radio Hour, a new Series about how our local rural economy can survive the global pandemic, Alternating Wednesday at 7pm on KZYX and Z

Hosted by Mary Anne Petrillo of West Business Development Center