Nisolo Kickstarter

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Nisolo is a lifestyle brand that makes handmade shoes and accessories in a way you can feel good about. And just as importantly, we design our products according to your tastes, so that you don’t have to sacrifice style or quality in order to shop responsibly.

To date, we’ve made shoes and accessories in Peru and many of you are the reason for the success we’ve had so far. Now, we’re asking for your support as we expand our products and social impact to Kenya in order to bring you beautiful, ethically-made jewelry.’

Poverty and The Arts Interview

I recently enjoyed interviewing Nicole Brandt the Founder of Poverty and the Arts. Their goal is ‘to empower homeless individuals as artists and creatives by helping them generate income, meaning, and purpose in life. They use the arts to promote relationships and space for volunteers to view homeless as talented and creative individuals, thus creating better advocates and more compassionate community members.’ For more information visit their website

Their upcoming annual Gala will be held at

Abrasive Media, 434 Houston St. Nashville, TN 37203, on

September 20th

click the image for more information and purchase your tickets now


Produced by Guy Fell & Dan Buckley for Lightning 100

Nashville by Nicole airs on WRLT 100.1FM Lightning 100 Saturday Mornings at 7am


BarCamp Nashville Interview

Listen to Nicole’s interview with Joe Smith aka/the art dude { } and this years Chair of the Crew for BarCamp Nashville.

‘First held in Nashville in 2007, BarCamp Nashville is a free, technology-focused “unconference” that is equal parts networking, knowledge-building and fun. BarCamp has become the premier technology and digital event in the city, bringing together the best minds and representations of the top companies in the mobile and web development, entrepreneurial and software industries, among others.

Attendees are encouraged to get involved through volunteering, presenting an insightful session or inspiring and leading community learning through active discussion and networking.’

This year the event will be held in a secret location in Music City on November 2nd. For more information and to register for this FREE event visit


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Frist Center for the Visual Arts

Listen to my interview with Autumn Parrott the Director of Development & Ellen Pryor the Director of Communications and resident curator for the current Sensuous Steel:Art Deco Automobiles exhibit at The Frist Center for the Visual Arts.

Don’t take this Nashville gem for granted it’s family friendly and there is always something new. Becoming a member has wonderful benefits and supports the arts in our city. Find out about all of the great events and exhibits at

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