The LPBC Radio Show
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Our LPBC Radio Show airs each Saturday from 5-6 PM and Sunday from 9-10 AM on partner station, News Radio 600 WREC. The show is focused on positives and features interviews with a mix of business and community leaders who discuss important trends, efforts, and ways to get engaged and make an impact in the Mid-South.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: Meritan - Melanie Keller

    Meritan strives to provide quality and compassionate assistance to people living with life challenges due to the effects of aging, injury, illness, developmental or intellectual disability -- or critical family situations.

    With any service, they promote well-being and independence. Their Midnight Classic Bike tour offers a healthy night out for cyclists of all levels. Come as teams, ride with your family, ride with your friends or just come as you are. Join this one night event where we are all connected in the ride, in the experience and in the fellowship. Learn more about the August 6 event here→

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    The LPBC Radio Show: Baker Donelson - Buck Lewis

    For more than 125 years, Baker Donelson has built a reputation for achieving results for their clients on a wide range of legal matters. While providing legal services is their focus, it is how they deliver them that sets them apart. Their goal is to provide clients with more than what they have come to expect from a law firm.

    George (Buck) T. Lewis III is a shareholder in the Memphis office and chairs the Appellate Practice Litigation Group. A former president of the Tennessee Bar Association and the recipient of numerous professional awards, Mr. Lewis is a litigator whose focus is solving complex business, personal injury, insurance coverage, Consumer Protection Act, health care and class action litigation problems for his clients. He also has extensive experience in securities and governmental law. Mr. Lewis is a Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator, and in 2013 the American Arbitration Association added Mr. Lewis to its panel of arbitrators. Mr. Lewis' service to the legal profession is extensive. He has held numerous leadership positions in his profession and community. He served as president of the Tennessee Bar Association and president of the Tennessee Legal Community Foundation and was appointed by the Tennessee Supreme Court to chair the Tennessee Access to Justice Commission. He has also served as president of the Memphis Bar Foundation and as chair of the Mid-South Chapter of the American Red Cross. In 2006, the Tennessee Judicial Selection Commission recommended Mr. Lewis to the governor for appointment to the Tennessee Supreme Court.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: MentorMe - Brit Fitzpatrick

    MentorMe's smart, intuitive mentorship platform uses the power of the cloud to unlock potential inside organizations, companies and communities. Their partners and clients include Points of Light, Memphis Grizzlies Foundation, the state of New York, and more→

    Brit Fitzpatrick, Founder of MentorMe is a 2014 FOCUS100 Fellow and Points of Light Civic Accelerator alum, has been named one of the top 50 under 40 emerging leaders in social enterprise by the American Express Foundation and recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of “8 Awesome Black Women Tech Founders to Watch.” In 2015, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce recognized Brit as a “Woman Entrepreneur to Watch.” Brit and MentorMe have been featured in national business publications, including Inc. Magazine and Fast Company.

    Brit has been invited to speak on entrepreneurship and mentoring at several national conferences and events including: Dreamforce, TEDxJackson, South by Southwest Education (SXSWEdu), Engine’s Startup Day on the Hill, Urban Tech Weekend, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Center for Women in Business Summit.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: First Tee of Memphis - Nyrone Hawkins and Grant Hill

    The First Tee of Memphis is committed to providing youth a vehicle through which they can have positive experiences in a non-threatening environment. Executive Director Nyrone Hawkins discusses the sports-centered mentoring nonprofit alongside Grant Hill, two-time First Tee Nike Player of the Year.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: Brian Sullivan - Sullivan Branding

    Sullivan Branding is a full-service advertising agency headquartered in Memphis. Over the years, they've built a strong reputation for providing clients with innovative and strategic solutions in local, regional, national and international markets.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: Yuletide Office Solutions - Chris Miller

    Yuletide is an independent business supply dealer located in Memphis, TN. They offer free next-day delivery to customers in the Mid-South and also service national accounts through their network of independent dealers across the United States.

    For over 40 years, and counting, Yuletide has offered first-rate customer service.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: Leadership Memphis - David Williams

    Leadership Memphis is the premier community leadership organization in the city. Founded in 1979, the organization has graduated more than 2,200 community leaders and continues to be a ground-breaking innovator with new programs and action initiatives that drive educational achievement, diversity and inclusivity and collective impact.

    The organization has four programs -- Executive, Criminal/Juvenile Justice, FastTrack, and Grassroots -- that develops community leaders at every level from seasoned professionals and emerging talent to front-line leaders.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: ARS®/Rescue Rooter® - Chris Mellon

    ARS®/Rescue Rooter® is a nationwide company that provides exceptional heating, air conditioning, plumbing, sewer and drain services to homes and businesses through their network of local professionals. Their knowledgeable teams of trained specialists have the professional experience to do any job right—the first time.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: Memphis Library Foundation - Diane Jalfon

    The Memphis Library Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization established in 1994, chartered as the Foundation for the Library. The Memphis Library Foundation mission is to enhance the Memphis Public Library & Information Center, by securing needs and funding through private support.

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    The LPBC Radio Show: Tech901 - Robert Montague

    Memphis is a renaissance city, recognized for quality of life, education reform, cost of living and recently for technology growth. Tech901 is a nonprofit organization building the Memphis technology job base by training new tech workers ready to take on the diverse challenges of the IT industry and provide growth resources for our local employers.

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