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The Debbie Nigro Show

Release Date: 06/03/2021

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The Debbie Nigro Show

My gal pal Lisa who lives far from me had missed me during Covid. She texted me to come join her for some networking fun at a place called Pinstripes in Norwalk, CT. Her gal pal Sherry who I love, had taken over the Director Of Sales position there. I'd never heard of Pinstripes. Sounded to me like it might be a baseball joint or sports venue. I love my pal Lisa and she told me to bring my other half Dave, and Dave and I said what the heck and went for a change of pace. I'm so glad we did. We had so much fun and were so impressed with the place (not a baseball joint) I thought some...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

Soon You'll See This Billboard In New Jersey. They're About To Re-Name Their Garden State Parkway Rest Stops After Home Town Celebs! You're encouraged to stop by and besides reaching for a cool drink, maybe pick up some life inspiration shared by these Jersey icons as to how to reach for your own stars.   Steve Edwards is President of The New Jersey Hall of Fame which is overseeing the project. He joins me for a fun conversation to share the back story, talk about the home town celebs getting the honor and share all the cool things each rest stop will soon feature. Also how and when...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

Barbie Dolls Are Now Honoring Front Line Workers! Mattel, Inc. just announced that Barbie® will donate $5 for the sale of every eligible Barbie doctor, nurse and paramedic doll sold at Target during August to the First Responders Children’s Foundation (FRCF), benefiting the children of first responders. These special Barbie dolls give children the opportunity to role-play with everyday heroes who show up for us in emergencies 365 days a year. LOVE THIS! Go Barbie Jillian Crane, President of First Responders Children's foundation joined me for a great conversation that makes me love Barbie...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

Would You Go On a Spaceflight? Could Your Body Take It? While watching Richard Branson and Crew and then Jeff Bezos and crew take their historic flights this Summer in real time all I could think about was... no way I'm going. I don't do underground tunnels or above ground cooped up. So I can't even imagine outer space cooped up! Also I don't like feeling heavy. Did you know the people on board these sort of missions feel 3.5 times their normal weight on their way to an altitude of more than 50 miles? I panic when I feel 10 pounds heavier so I'm out. Also what about getting nauseous on a...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

You Know I Love a Girl Who Risks Her Dreams! New York-based rising pop starlet Amanda Ayala risked auditioning for NBC's "The Voice" at only seventeen and her life was changed forever. Her new song was just came out and I play a little taste of it here in the interview on my live show the day before it was released.  So happy to introduce you to Amanda. We bonded over taking risks!  Her 'single' is available on Spotify. It's called  'Seventeen'. It's a nostalgic summer anthem for anyone who misses their youth. "When people listen to this track I truly hope it takes them...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

Do You Have Inherited Jewelry Just Sitting Somewhere In A Drawer Doing Nothing? How ridiculous is that? Let's get it out and get it on! There’s a talented gal I want to introduce you to who can show you how to 'rejewelvenate'  (love that word ) your inherited or out of date jewelry pieces so you can really enjoy the precious memories - but in your own unique style. I take great pride in featuring guests with hard earned credentials who are passionate about what they do. Jennifer Vichinsky is a GIA Graduate Gemologist, jewelry designer, highly ethical appraiser and a super talent with a...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

Unreturned messages driving you crazy?  You and everybody else! Too many messages, vague messages and unreturned messages, are all contributing to what innovator and communications expert Sam George calls, the growing ‘dyscommunication crisis’. I don't know about you guys but I'm definitely feeling overwhelmed trying to keep up with all the communication channels I'm supposed to be keeping up with.  Between emails, texts, Facebook, Instagram, Linked, Twitter etc., honestly it’s becoming harder and harder to keep up. Obviously it's not just me. Most people are on digital...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

All CBD is NOT the same. All Wellness Practitioners are NOT the same either. Word of mouth from trusted sources typically steer you to the true professionals in any industry. On my first day back in the radio studio since last March 'live' with other humans as in person guests, I did an entire show on CBD. CBD by the way does not stand for 'Come Back Deb' though it's a cute idea since this day was a bit of a comeback for me. you see, right before Covid I fought breast cancer and won. Needless to say I was immuno-compromised and stayed far away from everybody for a long time. I'm now a little...

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Losing Loved Ones Is Hard. Losing Family Is Hard. Losing A Friend Is Hard. Especially for kids. Writer Joanne Parker knows because she lost her sister in a fatal car accident when she was a kid. She's written a series of children's books to help kids deal with grief, the latest of which is called, "I Lost A Friend".  Joannes' books which also include "I Lost A Sister" and "I Lost A Brother" are a really valuable resources for children grieving and for those seeking to help them grieve. These books help in discussing the thoughts and feelings that accompany that kind of loss with words of...

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The Debbie Nigro Show

Anybody Besides Me A Little Unrelaxed Thinking About Taking A Relaxing Dip In The Atlantic Ocean During 'Shark Season'?  Several huge sharks have been spotted near New York, New Jersey, and Cape Cod. Field & Stream Magazine recently quoted , OCEARCH founder and shark researcher Chris Fischer as saying  “The moment you’re 3-feet in the ocean, you’re in the wild, and you’ve taken a risk." 3 FEET???  That sounded very 'UNrelaxing'. I decided to put out an SOS for MY 'Shark Guy" Dr. Gregory Skomal to call me so we could...'discuss' just how UNrelaxed we should be at...

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Theres so much great talent in then world that never gets acknowledged or discovered because they don’t have the right people representing them. Most talented people will admit they're bad at representing themselves because who the heck can everything well? 
 
When I heard about a talent agent who created a built in TV network to showcase his broadcasting talent, I thought that was very innovative! 
 
The owner of DBA Talent in Pennsylvania David Brunner risked an idea during the pandemic he might not have tried otherwise. He created the first ever online streaming network owned and operated by a talent agency. 24 hours of talk, sports, travel, cooking shows and other entertainment. He orchestrated it as way to support his clients and keep them engaged and motivated during a very hard time for work, and encouraged them to support each other as well. It not only worked but the network is expanding  and many of his clients are being seen and plucked away to other network jobs... which is the point of the whole thing.
 
DBA represents; anchors, reporters, weather people, sports and play by play announcers, hosts and experts, management and producers, radio talent, and professional voice talent. Most recently podcasters too.  
 
I just love people who think out of the box and invited David Brunner to join me to learn more for those who may be looking for a talent agent to represent them.
 
"It was quite a job but now that we've launched we are proud of what we've accomplished," says Brunner who started in the radio business himself years ago.  DB&A Television features talent from every major market in the U.S. They're always looking for talented people.
 
DB&A Television, is a Worldwide 24/7 Streaming Television Channel with first run Entertainment, Travel, Sports, Information & Talk Shows. It's the only TV network in the world run by a talent agency now has 36 shows going 24/7 on Amazon Fire, Apple TV, a You Tube Channel and their own 24/7 network website. 
 
David Brunner who goes by 'DB' prides himself on having created a talent agency he's run in the broadcasting field for 28 years that never has more than 100 clients at a time, so each client gets individual attention and a weekly communication which sets them apart from other agencies. They identify and secure new and more rewarding positions for clients, and they negotiate contracts and employment agreements as well as critique performance.
 
DB&A Associates is headquartered in Pennsylvania and represents television and radio clients at the network and local level.
 
I told him his TV network slogan should be 'Please Steal Our Talent Away'. Hey I like itLOL. Enjoy the interview and share it with anyone looking for a talent agent.
 
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